Question about Compaq PC Desktops

1 Answer

I need some help my son changed his admin. password and now when he trys to use it , it says wrong password is there anyway to retrieve his password without having to reformat his laptop . ty .

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Master:

    An expert who has achieved Level 3.

  • Master
  • 351 Answers

Dear Smokie,

Please boot your laptop in Safe mode then go to the Control panel and create a new user, after creation of new user ,re-start the laptop then you can login through new user and delete the older user profile through control panel.

Takecare & Be happy always

regards

Posted on Sep 03, 2008

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Can not remember my password to my computer hoe can i log in


If you have other user account on it with admin rights ..you can remove teh password or remove the account and make it again and save the files ..but if you are the only user and the user password is the issue ..you need to reinstall the operation system cause there is no other way ..
If you have someone good on computers ..you can try to hook the hard disk to another computer and locate the file with the password and change it or delete it , but I''m not sure about results..
Anyway hooking it up on another windows system may help you to retrieve important files on C drive ..and after that reinstall and format the C drive ..and I suggest not to use a password anymore unless really necessary ..
have a nice day , and please rate my answer..it helps my activity here ...

Dec 15, 2011 | eMachines PC Desktops

3 Answers

FOR GOT PASSWORD


which password?

bios or windows?

Jul 22, 2008 | Acer PC Desktops

1 Answer

Dell Latitude D410, son changed User Name and Password. He doesn't remember either one. How do I reset both?


if you are admin user sign on to your account go to control panel/ user account/ create a new account for your son........(do not delete his old account you may delete access to documents)

if you are not admin user or there is no admin user...
unplug PC, take cover off... take battery (it looks like a nickel, a little bit thicker) for 5 mins... then replace,,, put cover back on plug in to AC...... turn on system once in go straight to user account and delete the password else you will be lock out again once you shut down.

Nov 17, 2010 | PC Desktops

2 Answers

My xps600 does not allow me to sign in to windows, it asks me to tipe in password right after it turns on, and after i tipe it in , it says wrong password, system halted and it says it needs to shut down.


You password has been compromised. Please login as administrator and change the password for the user ID which you login as. Administrator login is available on Safe Mode

Dec 29, 2009 | Dell XPS 600 PC Desktop

1 Answer

I have a apsire 5670 laptop and my son changed the administrator and password. I have tried everything and cannot get it (he forgot the password)


on start up repeatedly press f 8 intil 6 options come up. select safemode (with networking) when it loads up press control alt and delete or just log on as admin. then go and change the passwords back. :)

Jan 23, 2009 | PC Desktops

2 Answers

I have a Blitzz BWA711 router that I'm trying to configure but I don't know the default username and password. Anyway to find out the default account?


try this mate
username: admin
password: password

both in lower case
or tryin

username: admin
password: admin

hope it helps cheers

Jan 02, 2009 | PC Desktops

1 Answer

Have wireless network at home trying to add my sons laptop to network but have forgot security key/passphrase which laptop is asking for


All you need to do is log into the router usually with the pc that is attached to the router (wired) by typing into the run command box http://192.168.1.1 Depending on the brand of router you'll either put in admin and no password or admin for the password or admin and password for password. Once in the router go to the wireless security tab and you can see the network key. Hope this helps

Nov 06, 2008 | PC Desktops

2 Answers

Forgotten Administrator Password


What version of windows are you running?

Oct 30, 2008 | Dell Dimension 2400 PC Desktop

2 Answers

CANT GET INTO MY COMPUTER DO TO WRONG PASSWORD..


if u forgoot password
if your user is main admin then i cant.
but try when logon ask press ctr+del+del then type ADMINISTRATOR AND PRESS ENTER .
IF U ENTER THEN REMVE YOUR PASSWORD. IF NOT THEN ..........

Mar 24, 2008 | PC Desktops

Not finding what you are looking for?
PC Desktops Logo

Related Topics:

24 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Compaq PC Desktops Experts

joecoolvette
joecoolvette

Level 3 Expert

5660 Answers

Michael Thomas
Michael Thomas

Level 3 Expert

3051 Answers

Brian Sullivan
Brian Sullivan

Level 3 Expert

27725 Answers

Are you a Compaq PC Desktop Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...