Cannot create a new user account in Vista Home Premium

Running Windows Vista Home Premium SP1 installed, running on a LG laptop. I am set up as an administrator, but when you click through the steps to create a new Standard user account, it does not create and does not appear in the list of users.
I tried searching for this issue of TechNet, but was unable to find anything related.
Any help is appreciated

Hi B Pick,

Thanks for posting us the Forum of community of

Since he had been some time since your last post, we marked this as resolved.  Recently I saw messages and found that you had posted about it recently.  Sometimes if a thread shows solved it do not get reviewed again, so, my apologies, it took some time to answer.

A point of interest in considering the issue of "unable to create a user account having administrative rights" is can create you an account that has no administrative rights from another account and then you use that has administrative rights?  Information Justin had submitted and information, I'm reviewing, it would be very beneficial for our steps in troubleshooting to have this documented as being verified.

You would present to us in the forum if this is something you are able to accomplish in a new administrative account that you create for this system?

In another order of ideas, it would be that there are suspicious software loaded on the system.  Try running scan of Virus and malware removal tool.

Here are some links for the Microsoft-Authored applications for these procedures.  Check if these are products that you want to use, or if you have already produced in place for this activity to use them if you wish.

You can download the Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool here:

Windows live one care.   Please see the information relating to One Care.  It doesn't have a trial period of 90 days.

Enjoy you post to us.

We will work with you to try to help you find a will.

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