Re: Restore Default System Security Settings for XP Home

Mitch wrote:

I have XP home. I got a virus that has locked down components of the
computer. I get a access denied when trying to do administrative stuff.
Is there a way to Restore Default System Security Settings for XP Home. I
saw the following command line to do it, but it doesn't work for XP home.
"secedit /configure /cfg %windir%\repair\secsetup.inf /db secsetup.sdb

At this point, your best course of action is to back up your data and do a
clean install of Windows. If you want to spend time on this instead, get
guided help at one of the specialty forums listed below. (FAQ)

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