Delete administrator account: Windows XP

Delete administrator account: Windows XP

It is not unusual for several people to use the popular Windows XP operating system on a same computer. As a result, one may need to create, modify or delete users with varied permissions and access levels and it's usually the administrator that executes these types of commands. However, one may need to delete the administrator account itself. In this article, we will provide you with the necessary information to easily delete an administrator account.

To delete an administrator account on Windows XP:

  • Go to the Control Panel

  • Select Administrative Tools, then Computer Management, Local Users and Groups> Users.
  • Remove the desired account by right-clicking with the mouse, then Delete.
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