Sometimes you just want to start over. Other times, you want to revoke someone's computer privileges. Whatever the reason, you suddenly find yourself in the position of needing to delete several Windows user accounts, and you aren't quite sure where to start. Fear not. There is a way to remove unwanted--or even all--user accounts from a Windows installation, and best of all, it's not that difficult to do.
Turn on your computer and allow Windows to boot up.
Click "Start" and select the Control Panel from the Start menu.
Double-click the "Administrative Tools" icon. If you are not in Classic view, you will need to go through the Performance and Maintenance option first.
Double-click "Computer Management." When the new dialog box opens, go into "System Users," then into "Local Users and Groups," and finally into "Users."
Right-click a user account and select "Delete." Repeat this step for every account you wish to delete.
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