It's always recommended to do a clean installation - but make sure you post
what you think of what's happened to the beta team - they'll appreciate
wanting to know
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"Riko" <Riko@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>I had four accounts on my XP Professional system. After upgrading, I
> access any of the four *unless* I log into Safe Mode. From Safe Mode, all
> four function normally. Without Safe Mode, all four immediately shift
> "loading your personal settings" to "logging out"--and right back to the
> choose-your-login-id panel.
> The Administrator account, which I finally (after four hours) was able to
> make visible on the login page, can be used to login even outside of Safe
> Mode. I have not seen any problems with devices, display modes, or other
> clearly visible components.
> How can I diagnose the login problem further, in order to restore use of
> old accounts?