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I have a Windows 2008 installation on an external harddisk, it turns out that my account is disabled on this external harddisk. Can I enable this account again? For example by booting into my default windows installation and import the registry of this external harddisk and changing some settings? Or by using an 'net user active' command without having to boot the external harddisk with the disabled account.

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closed as not constructive by John Gardeniers, Lucas Kauffman, dunxd, Ward, Scott Pack Aug 14 '12 at 18:00

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There are plenty of Offline NT account editors. Use one of them if you really have no way to get back into the system.

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