Windows 7 user profile copy to grayed out

In Windows 7 the "Copy To" is GREYED OUT for EVERY USER other than the Default Profile. I have tried a Local User (regular) and also 2 different domajor individuals (regular). I have logged in as both Doprimary Admin and also Regular Admin. 

This means will certainly let you change the Default Profile to your liking.

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Create a new account and also set up the profile exactly how you would choose. "Ill name the account Bill"

Then

1.Log in as Administrator or indistinguishable.

2.Go to C:UsersBill

3.Copy Bill folder and also paste in exact same place. Rename file to BillBak

4. Delete Default folder and also rename Bill to Default.

Remove Bill"s Account.,...

 

I perform this prior to Imaging a computer via WDS and also it offers me my Default profile - otherwise you can not carry out it.

Hope this helps some way.


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Thai Pepper
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Mike Soule Dec 31, 2010 at 19:57 UTC

Yep this is somepoint that has actually been changed in Victory 7 and Vista, there is the ability to use button hack applications to permit the switch. These occupational ok from my endure. This is really done to push roaming profiles and also appropriate defaults being collection.


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Scrypt0 Dec 31, 2010 at 20:37 UTC

This method will let you adjust the Default Profile to your liking.

Create a brand-new account and erected the profile how you would choose. "Ill name the account Bill"

Then

1.Log in as Administrator or equivalent.

2.Go to C:UsersBill

3.Copy Bill folder and also paste in same location. Rename file to BillBak

4. Delete Default folder and also rename Bill to Default.

Rerelocate Bill"s Account.,...

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I execute this prior to Imaging a computer with WDS and it provides me my Default profile - otherwise you can not carry out it.

Hope this helps some way.


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Pure Capsaicin
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Jan 1, 2011 at 05:48 UTC

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+1 for scrypto


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WernerRadio Jan 1, 2011 at 11:42 UTC

I use a hack to enable the button. Almethods functions for me.

I use a energy referred to as Windows Enabler.

 

http://www.freewarefiles.com/Windows-Enabler_program_980.html


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Cayenne
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Ricdifficult Cranium Jan 3, 2011 at 06:11 UTC

Once you create your default profile, you have the right to copy it up to the server as a roaming profile, logged in as domajor admin. Don"t forget pergoals.


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Datil
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Rob Q Jan 3, 2011 at 09:30 UTC

+1 for WernerRadio


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Serrano
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re-Barr Jan 3, 2011 at 11:01 UTC

Scrypto many thanks for the info. I am about halfmethod with establishing up new laptop computers and that will conserve me some hassle. I hate just how I have to do the sysprep and then for half the computers it does not take for a lot of of the customizations so you need to begin anywhere.


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enotsIT Jan 20, 2011 at 12:38 UTC

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A tool I found that functions exceptionally well, DefProf (Default Profile):

http://www.forensit.com/support-downlots.html


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Pure Capsaicin
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Scott Alan Miller Apr 3, 2012 at 11:08 UTC

2012 and the concern still exists. We were looking at this today and tbelow shows up to be no excellent resolution from Microsoft. Both MS" social and also answer sites neglect the concern entirely.


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Thai Pepper
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Jim H Nov 2, 2012 at 20:51 UTC

Does Windows Enabler occupational on Windows 7? It doesn"t on mine.


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Serrano
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Dan Bot Aug 9, 2013 at 13:12 UTC

You need to run it as administrator or it wont :)


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Serrano
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tkr99 Nov 29, 2016 at 21:59 UTC
Scrypt0

Why perform we should delete bill? Can we disable the constructed in admin account.


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Pimiento
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stevedubrava Mar 10, 2017 at 22:37 UTC
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SUPERB tool, functioned great the first time.

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Downpack the MSI, (run security scan on file)

Copy exe to c:windowssystem32

log out of the profile you developed right into one more profile via Admin rights

run the command c:defconf

done in 3 minutes, test via another user...

ENJOY!


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