How to change account type on Windows 7

Step 1. Access the Start menu by clicking the Start button in the lower left of your screen. Open Control Panel and then click on User Accounts.

Step 2. Click on the Change your account type link. If prompted by User Account Control, then click Yes and enter the administrator's password.

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Step 3. Select Standard user and click on Change account type.

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