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I was stuck in a rebooting cycle and ended up doing a pc recovery and reinstalling xp. by doing so it restarted by asking me to set up a user name, etc. Now i have lost all of the previous user info, my pics, e mails, vids, etc.
Being I use this computer for work it is necessary for me to recover the docs and settings from the previous user name. I can see my old profile when i pull up the start menu and "explore all users", but it does not allow me to access them stating C:/documents and settings/ steveb is not accessible access is denied. it doesn't even give me an option to put in the password for that profile. any suggestions on how to go about recovering this data and getting back into my old profile??
any help would be tremendoulsy appreciated!! Thank you, Steve