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Forgetting your Windows administrator login password. With no way to get into the system, you can’t even perform basic maintenance, let alone a thorough tune-up. Formatting is always an option, but we consider that a last resort. (Plus, guess who’s going to have to help reinstall all the programs lost after a wipe?) But all hope is not lost. There are a few ways to actually retrieve a lost Windows account password. Read on, and we’ll show you the light.
The first thing which you check if you forget login password. When we install Windows, it automatically creates an account "Administrator" and sets its password to blank. So if you have forget your user account password then try this:
Start system and when you see Windows Welcome screen / Login screen, press ctrl+alt+del keys twice and it'll show Classic Login box. Now type "Administrator" (without quotes) in Username and leave Password field blank. Now press Enter and you should be able to log in Windows.
Now you can reset your account password from "Control Panel -> User Accounts".
Same thing can be done using Safe Mode. In Safe Mode Windows will show this in-built Administrator account in Login screen.
There are a lot of Windows password revealers and crackers available, but I’ve found that Windows Password Recovery Tool is the most effective.:
it not only supports XP, 2000, and NT, I have personally tested it with Vista Home Premium and Ultimate. It works perfectly to reset any local user account to a blank password
You can use the ISO to burn a boot CD. Follow these instructions:
1. Download ISO file from http://www.windowspasswordsrecovery.com Windows Password Recovery Tool
2. Burn to a CD using a CD burning tool such as Nero or Roxio or MagicISO
3. Insert CD into drive and reboot.
4. You may have to select an option in the BIOS to get the computer to boot from the CD.
Booting up and clearing a password takes a minute or two works like a charm.
Posted on May 13, 2009
You can remove the password. If you didn't reset the default password,try to log in in safe mode and then let the defualt admin password blank and you will enter.
If you can't, follow these tips.
Posted on Dec 21, 2010
If you can not find the password you must reset the password. You just google related keywords like "windows password unlocker" , there will be a lot of related result on Internet.
Posted on May 14, 2009
Long time ago , I confronted with the similar problem. Finally , my friend Jane introduce the Windows password Reset.It help me access windows. It's worth a try!
Posted on Apr 24, 2009
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Posted on Sep 27, 2008
Log on as an administrator to reset the password
Windows XP Home Edition or Windows XP Professional loadTOCNode(3, 'whattotry'); 1. Log on as an administrator. a. Restart the computer. b. Press CTRL+ALT+DELETE two times, and then type the name of the administrator user account. c. In the Password box, type the administrator password, and then click OK.
Note If the administrator password is set to a blank password, do not type a password before you click OK. 2. Reset the password. a. Click Start, click Run, type control userpasswords2, and then click OK. b. Click the name of the user account that you want to reset the password for, and then click Reset Password. c. Type a new password in the New password box, and then type the password again in the Confirm new password box, and then click OK. d. Restart the computer, and then try to log on to Windows XP again.
Windows XP Home Edition or Windows XP Professional in a workgroup loadTOCNode(3, 'whattotry'); 1. Log on as an administrator. a. Restart the computer, and then after the Power On Self Test (POST), press the F8 key. b. On the Windows Advanced Options menu, use the arrow keys to select Safe Mode, and then press ENTER. c. Select Microsoft Windows XP edition, and then press ENTER.
Note In this step, edition represents the correct Windows edition. d. On the To begin, click your user name screen, click Administrator, and then type the administrator password. e. Press ENTER, and then click Yes. 2. Reset the password. a. Click Start, and then click Control Panel. b. Click User Accounts, and then click the name of the user account that you want to reset the password for. c. Click Change the Password, and then type a new password. Note If you do not want to use a password, click Remove password, and then continue to step "e." d. Click Change Password. e. Restart the computer, and then try to log on to Windows XP again.
Windows XP Professional in a domain loadTOCNode(3, 'whattotry'); 1. Log on as an administrator. a. In the Welcome to Windows dialog box, press CTRL+ALT+DELETE, and then type the name of the administrator user account. b. In the Password box, type the administrator password, and then click OK.
Note If the administrator password is set to a blank password, do not type a password before you click OK. 2. Reset the password. a. Click Start, click Run, type compmgmt.msc, and then click OK. b. In the Computer Management (Local) dialog box, expand Local Users and Groups. c. Click the Users folder, and then right-click the user account that you want to reset the password for. d. Click Set Password, and then click Proceed. e. Type a new password in the New password box, type the password again in the Confirm password box, and then click OK two times. f. Restart the computer, and then try to log into Windows XP again.
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Posted on Sep 19, 2008
You have to reinstall tje wndows copy or try typind username as admin and password as admin
Posted on Sep 19, 2008
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