Windows 8 Enable Built-in Administrator Account


In this article, we enable the built-in Windows 8 administrator account. In Windows 8 the built-in administrator account is hidden and disabled by default. But if we have administrator access, turning it on is easy.

How to enable the built-in Windows 8 administrator account?

Step 1
First of all, we have to move to the Windows 8 Desktop.
Step 2
Then move the cursor to the bottom-right of the window screen and click the search box that is helpful to search in Windows 8.
Step 3
Then in the search box type "lusrmgr.msc" and press Enter.
Step 4
The Lusrmgr (Local Users and Groups Manager Snap-in) window is shown, then we open the Users folder, then right-click on administrator and select "Properties".
Step 5
In the administrator properties uncheck the "Account is disabled" box. Click "OK".
Step 6
After that, the Windows 8 administrator is now enabled and we can immediately sign in with it by logging out or switching accounts.


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