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- "Accound Unknown" Windows Vista Account
June 16, 2007, 5:50 pm
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something odd. Under group or user names I had:
Account Unknown (and a long serial number here)
I have never noticed the "Account Unknown" entry before, and when I
pull up the users list, there are only the two accounts that I know
about. Guest account is disabled.
Is this something I need to worry about? How do I find out what it
is? How do I get rid of it? Should I get rid of it?
I gave this account "deny" permissions with no ill-effects, so far.
Re: "Accound Unknown" Windows Vista Account
Sounds to me like an old domain account. We've had a few Domain
accounts either deleted, or the PC cannot find a Domain Controller to
show the Display Name so it shows you the SID of the account (your
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