Saturday, October 06, 2012

Windows 8, how to change a new account to administrator

I used a particular online account (for example, to sign in and use Windows 8. has administrator privileges.

When I sign in with and go to the user account metro control panel I can't find an option to make it an administrator. You have to use the older desktop style administrator panel to switch the account from a standard user to administrator.

1. Windows key + X, and then control panel
2. Under users, there should be the option "Change account type".
3. Change to administrator and you're done.

Mozilla and hypocrisy

Right, but what about the experiences that Mozilla chooses to default for users like switching to  Yahoo and making that the default upon ...