How To Create & Manage Hidden Account On Windows

How To Create & Manage Hidden Account On Windows

Windows is a powerful operating system designed by Microsoft Corporation for the computer system. Windows provide many types of features and constantly upgrades its versions for more functionality and new features.

A user account is one of the most popular Windows features designed for privacy and security. With this feature, a computer is shared among multiple users with their own settings.

By default, Windows provide one administrator account, which is hidden, but we don’t know about creating a hidden account on windows. Sometimes we need more than one account with admin privileges for different reasons.

But we don’t know how to activate and deactivate them in a hidden way. Alternatively, we can hide drives, and even we can use folder lock software to protect stored data. But to install software and store other stuff hidden account is a more secure way.

In this article, we will explain how to create an account with admin privileges and manage it with step-by-step guidance using notepad code and access them via command prompt whenever we want.

How To Create Hidden Account On Windows With Admin Privileges.

  1. Open the Notepad. Just click the start menu and type notepad in Windows 7, and hit enter.
  2. After that, please copy the following command and paste them on the notepad.

Creating User Account

@echo off
net user honey 12345 /add
net localgroup Administrators honey /add

3. Save the above file on the desktop with any name and with the .bat extension. Remember, the .bat extension must be there to create the account.

4. You can also replace honey with your username and password 12345 with your password.

5. After saving your file, you have to click on it and choose run as administrator.

Bat File Run as Admin6. Just for few second, a command prompt appear then disappear.

7. Now, your user account with admin privileges is created.

8. After that, open the cmd and type the net user command to see your created user account.

View User Accounts

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Step To Hide Our Account On Windows.

  1. Click on the start menu and type the cmd and right-click on it and select run as administrator.

Start Menu CMD as Admin

2. Now, type the following command on the command prompt and hit enter.

net user honey /active:no

3. After running the command, you got a command completed message successfully.

CMD Hide User Account

4. Now, your account is successfully hidden.

Steps To Show Hidden Account On Windows.

1. Click on the start menu and type the cmd.

2. Right-click on the cmd icon and select run as administrator.

3. Now, type the following command on the command prompt and hit enter.

net user honey /active:yes

4. After running the command, you got a command completed message successfully.

CMD Activate User Account

5. Now, your account with a specified name is activated. You can log off to view your account.

Start Menu Log off Option

6. Do not forget to change your user name in all the above commands with honey and password 12345 with your password.

In conclusion, This is a simple guide to creating and Managing a hidden account on Windows PC. We hope you like it. Could you share it with your friends as well?