Un-Hiding The Administrator Account:
1. Launch Registry Editor.
2. Navigate to [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\SpecialAccounts\UserList]
3. In the Registry Editor, Double-click the Administrator key in the right pane.
4. If the Administrator key doesnít exist, right-click in the right pane, choose New, DWORD Value, name it Administrator and press Enter.
5. Click the Administrator Key and type 1 in the "Value data" box, and press Enter.
The Account will now appear on the welcome login screen.
Note: To launch User Accounts in Control Panel, you can go to Control Panel -> User Accounts, or click Start -> Run, and then type Control userpasswords and press Enter. Once you unhide and reveal the Administrator account, you can change its picture or assign it a password or change the password. In addition, on the next boot to the Welcome screen, the Administrator account will be visible, along with all of the computerís other user accounts.
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