Account Deletion

When I reformatted, my old account stayed. I want to delete it but of course I dont have permission. Is there a way to rid of it without reformatting to lose all data?
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Lee W, MVPConnect With a Mentor Technology and Business Process AdvisorCommented:
You probably have to take ownership of the folder and then change the security on it.

what do you mean by reformat?

If you reformat a drive it will delete all data.  need more info like the os, etc...
RubyWeaponAuthor Commented:
Windows XP and I'm not sure... maybe it was a repair...
RubyWeaponAuthor Commented:
Wow, thanks
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