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Setting up as administrator
in Windows 7

yn Gymraeg button - load the Welsh version

Because of security protection, Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7 will not permit you to install any programs or make any system changes like setting up the Welsh keyboard driver without having administrator's rights. You can set up as an administrator easily yourself as follows:


How to give yourself Adminstrator's rights in Windows 7

Step 1



Open the Control Panel and open 'User Accounts' by double-clicking


If not already selected, open the account which you use by double-clicking

Open Control Panel
Open User Accounts

Step 2



Click to select Change the account type

Select 'Change account type'

Step 3



Click to select the Administrator option.

Click the Change Account Type button at the bottom and close the window.

Selecting the administrator option

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