Windows 7 Remove Faulty Cached Profiles

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Delete cached profiles

Z:\>delprof2 /c:\\xxxxxxx

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Listing inactive profiles on 'xxxxxxx'.

Delete inactive profiles on 'xxxxxxx'? (Yes/No) y

Privilege 'Back up files and directories' could not be enabled. DelProf2's powers are restricted. Better run DelProf2 with admin rights.

Privilege 'Restore files and directories' could not be enabled. DelProf2's powers are restricted. Better run DelProf2 with admin rights.

Ignoring profile '\\xxxxxxx\C$\Users\Default' (reason: special profile)
Ignoring profile '\\xxxxxxx\C$\Users\Public' (reason: special profile)

The following user profiles match the deletion criteria:

\\xxxxxxx\C$\Users\yyyyyyyy

Deleting profile '\\xxxxxxx\C$\Users\yyyyyyyy' ...
   ... done.

Delete broken ones

Find what's here, if you ran above shouldnt be anythiong left but the broken + default system ones)

reg query "\\xxxxxxx\HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\ProfileList"

Delete anything that is not

\\xxxxxxx\HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\ProfileList\S-1-5-18

\\xxxxxxx\HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\ProfileList\S-1-5-19

\\xxxxxxx\HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\ProfileList\S-1-5-20

i.e. Most likely users SIDs S-1-5-21-...

reg delete "\\xxxxxxx\HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\ProfileList\S-1-5-21-1039984320-261210814-957142514-1104"

Users should then be able to log back in.