Safely remove pc from domain

How do I ensure that I can login to an admin account after removing a PC from a domain?
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BxozCommented:
When you leave a domain, Windows ask for credential you can try with the local credential to be sure.

Otherwise with an admin account you can change the local admin password
http://www.saypoint.net/2012/03/reset-administrator-and-user-password.html
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suman_g4Commented:
The best practice will be to dis-join the machine from the domain while you are in a local admin login..  This will also ensure that the local admin credentials are know to you and you will be able to re-login to that system with the same credentials once the machine is out of domain..
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mrroonieCommented:
!!!before disjoining the domain!!! make sure the local admin account is active - it can save you quite a headache, local admin accounts are usually disabled by default. when logged in as domain admin go start>run and enter

control userpasswords2. hit ok

go to the 'advanced' tab then hit the 'advanced' button. open the 'users' folder, right click 'administrator>properties, untick 'account is disabled'
while you're there you can set the password for it, just in case you can't remember what it is

after that, disjoin as above comments
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