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How do you delete a user profile in Windows 98?

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Answered 2014-09-18 00:02:32

You can delete a user profile in Windows 98 by typing in a specific registry key into the Registry Editor. Type HKEY underscore LOCAL underscore MACHINE backslash SOFTWARE backslash Microsoft backslash Windows backslash CurrentVersion backslash ProfileList. Quit the Registry Editor and go to My Computer and delete the specific user name folder.

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