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Command prompt: click on start>run then type in "cmd"

admin accout: click on start>control panel>administrator accout

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Need to reset my password to login


Hello.
There is a hidden default Administrator account that is created when your operating system is installed. Access that account to reset your password.
1. Boot your computer and press F8 repeatedly
2. Access Safe Mode
3. Key in "Administrator" in Username, with no password.
4. Go to Control Panel, then User Accounts
5. Select the account you want to reset the password
6. Change the password

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Jul 17, 2011 | Toshiba Satellite C655-S5068 Notebook

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How to Break Windows Administrator Password from DOS Command Prompt?


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Enable / Disable the Local (Hidden, Built-In) Administrator Account in Windows 7


Ways to Enable / Disable the Built-In Windows 7 Admin Account Many people familiar with prior versions of Windows are curious what happened to the Local Administrator account that was always created by default. Does this account still exist, and how can you access it?<br /> Recently I ran into an awkward situation where after disjoining a Windows 7 client machine from the domain, I was unable to log in to the computer. This was not because I had forgotten the local administrator password, but because the local administrator account was disabled (which is the default behavior in Windows 7). Like in Windows Vista, in Windows 7 the built-in Administrator's account is disabled by default. Furthermore, this account is not associated with any password. After doing some research, I found the following procedure that worked really well.<br /> <a href="http://www.windowspasswordsrecovery.com/enable-disable-local-administrator-account-win7.htm">Enable Built-in Administrator Account</a> Basically there are 4 ways in order to activate the account:<br /> A) Command Prompt To enable the built-in Administrator's account by using the Command Prompt please follow these steps:<br /> 1. First you'll need to open a command prompt in administrator mode by right-clicking and choosing "Run as administrator" (or use the Ctrl+Shift+Enter shortcut from the search box)<br /><img src="run-command-prompt-as-administrator.jpg" /> 2. After that you only need to enter the simple command below to activate it.<br /> <b><i>net user administrator /active:yes</i></b> <br /><img src="enable-hidden-administrator-account.png" /> 3. You should see a message that the command completed successfully. Log out, and you'll now see the Administrator account as a choice.<br /><img src="built-in-windows-7-administrator-account.png" /> You'll note that there's no password for this account, so if you want to leave it enabled you should change the password.<br /> B) Local Security Policy Another way of activating the administrator account in Windows 7 is via Local Security Policy. <br /> 1. Type secpol.msc in the search bar and hit enter. <br /><img src="secpol.png" /> 2. After the Local Security Policy pops up, navigate to Local Policies-&gt; Security Options where you can see an entry that reads Accounts: Administrator account. Double click the entry to enable it.<br /><img src="local-security-policy.png" /><br /><img src="administrator-account-status.png" /> C) Using the Local Users and Groups Snap-in To enable the built-in Administrator's account by using the Local Users and Groups snap-in please follow these steps:<br /> 1. Open Local Users and Groups. You can do so by typing lusrmgr.msc in the Start search box or in the Run command and pressing ENTER. Or, you could open Computer Management by right-clicking Computer in the Start menu and selecting Manage.<br /> 2. Expand System Tools &gt; Local Users and Groups &gt; Users.<br /> 3. Right-click the Administrator account and select "Set Password".<br /> 4. In the"Set Password for Administrator" click "Proceed".<br /> 5. In the"Set Password for Administrator" enter the Administrator's desired password twice, and click "Ok".<br /> 6. Next, enable the Administrator's account. Right-click the Administrator's account and select "Properties".<br /> 7. Un-chek the "Account is disabled" check-box. Click on the "Ok" button.<br /> Administrator's account is now enabled and configured with a password.<br /> D) During the Installation Process There is a 3rd method which advanced users can use. This method can be used during the installation process itself.<br /> 1. During the installation, after being prompted to configure the new user account, you will be able to set the new account's password.<br /> 2. At that phase, press SHIFT and F10 keys together. A Command Prompt window will appear.<br /> 3. In the Command Prompt window, type:<br /> <b><i>net user</i></b><br /> Note how the Administrator account is there, yet the new user account has not been yet created.<br /> 4. To set the Administrator's account password:<br /> <b><i>net user *</i></b><br /> 5. Then enter the required password and confirm it.<br /> 6. To enable the Administrator's accoun:<br /> <b><i>net user administrator /active:yes</i></b><br /> 7. Close the Command Prompt window and continue with the installation process.<br /> If you log off you will now see the Administrator's account as a valid logon option.<br /> Disable Built-in Administrator Account Make sure you are logged on as your regular user account, and then open an administrator mode command prompt as above. Type the following command:<br /> <b><i>net user administrator /active:no</i></b><br /><img src="disable-local-admin-account.png" /> The administrator account will now be disabled, and shouldn&iexcl;&macr;t show up on the login screen anymore.<br /> <a href="http://www.windowspasswordsrecovery.com/downloads/Windows_Password_Recovery_Tool_Trial.exe">Hack into Windows 7 Administrator Account </a> [Free Trial]

on May 03, 2011 | PC Laptops

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I have forgotten my password


Hi,
If you have forgotten the password of your user account there are only two options which can be used.
1)If you have two or more user account on the this computer you can try to access other user account of other user and access user accounts in control panel.
Remove your user account password and log off and try to access your account.
2)If you don't have any other user account then only option is to perform the system recovery.
** you can access recovery manager from the F11 option or Use the recovery cds.
while performing the recovery you will get the option to back up your data please back up your data before performing the recovery or you will loose all your files.
this will resolve your issue.
Thanks.

Aug 20, 2010 | Compaq Presario CQ60-220US PC Laptop

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Forgot password


Here are 2 options to change lost administrator password without learning it. Hope they can work for you!
Option 1: If you can log on your laptop with an administrator account, you can change the password following the steps:
1. Right-click Computer to select Manage.
2. In the coming Local Users and Groups screen, double-click Local Users and Groups, and then click Users.
3. Right-click the account that you need to reset the password for, and then click Set Password.
4. Type and confirm the new password.
Note: you can also go to Local Users and Groups screen by clicking Start button and inputting lusrmgr.msc into the Search box.
Netplwiz.
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.
If you have another administrator account,you can use this account to remove the administrator password.
You can also use the default Administrator account that is built into Windows XP.
First you need to boot the system into Safe Mode.
1.Restart your system.
2.When you see the blue Dell globe or screen, press the ( F8 ) key about 3 times a second.
3.You should get the Windows startup menu. Use the (Up or Down) arrow keys to highlight (SafeMode)
4.Press (Enter) on (Safe Mode), then press (Enter) on (Windows XP).
5.The system should boot to Safe Mode.
Once you are at the Account Log on Screen, click on the icon
for the user account with administrator rights, or click on the icon
for the administrators account.
Note: For Home the Administrator account isn't normally shown & in Safe Mode you have to press Ctrl+Alt+Delete keys twice to show.
For PRO you can do this in normal mode
When the system has booted to the desktop, use the following steps to change the accounts password.
1.Click Start, Control Panel, Administrative Tools.
2.Click Computer Management.
3.Double click Local Users and Groups, double click the folder Users.
4.Right click on the account name that is locked out, and click on Set Password.
5.You may get a warning message about changing the password, simply click proceed.
6.Leave the New Password box blank, also leave the Confirm Password box blank.
7.Click OK, and OK again.
8.Then close all Windows, reboot the system and try to log in
There is another easy and safe way for you to recover/delete the unknown windows password, it is widespread accepted by its 100% recovery rate and All passwords reset instantly.
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Mar 20, 2010 | ASUS Eee PC 900 Notebook

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Tips on Dell Windows 7 Password Recovery


<p>Commonly, we meet problems on <a href="http://www.windowspasswordrecovery.net/"><u>Dell Windows 7 password recovery</u></a></b>. Locked out of PC, forgotten Dell login password or bought an old PC but did not know the password, etc. At these situations, we would like to search kinds of ways for <a href="http://www.windowspasswordrecovery.net/"><u>Dell password reset</u></a></b>.<br /> <br /> Option 1: <b>Dell Windows 7 password reset</b> by other accounts with admin rights<br /> 1. Login PC from the accessible account with administrator privileges.<br /> 2. Start - Local Users and Groups - lusrmgr.msc in the Search box - ENTER. If there is prompt for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or give confirmation.<br /> 3. Local Users and Groups - choose Users.<br /> 4. Right click the account needed to reset password, and then select Set Password.<br /> 5. Input and confirm the new password.<br /> <br /> <br /> Option 2: <b>Recover Dell Windows 7 password</b> with command <br /> There are one more commands which you can use to change the password for your Windows 7 account.<br /> 1: Press Win + R -- type cmd in the Run command box and press Enter to open command prompt. <br /> 2: Input: net user xxx 123 (xxx is the locked admin account's name and 123 is the new password) and press Enter. Now you have successfully created a new password for the locked account.<br /> <br /> Option 3: Create a bootable <b>Dell Windows 7 password recovery disk</b><br /> There are many ways to make the disk to bypass Dell password or reset Dell password. Let's take Windows Password Recovery Enhance as example. A blank CD/DVD or USB Flash Drive will be needed.<br /> 1. Download Windows Password Recovery Enhance and install it.<br /> 2. Burn the ISO image file to a bootable password recovery CD/DVD or USB Flash Drive.<br /> 3. Set your locked Dell PC as target to boot from CD/DVD or USB Flash Drive.<br /> 4. Complete <b><a href="http://www.windowspasswordrecovery.net/"><u>Dell Windows 7 password reset</u></a></b>.<br /> <br /> The created Dell password reset disk can safely and easily recover forgotten Windows 7 password. Compared with reinstalling or formatting OS, it will save you much time and energy, and keep your important data well.<br />

on Feb 28, 2011 | PC Laptops

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Top 6 Windows 7 Password Recovery Tips


With the increasing sales of Windows 7, the problems about Windows 7 are growing concerns. And if you feel the need to do Windows 7 password recovery, you can view the solutions listed below. No matter what your reason is, these methods can solve your problem easily and quickly.

When you cannot access Windows 7 without disk


Windows Password Breaker is designed to recover forgotten Windows password, you can resort to Windows Password Breaker if you feel the need to do Windows 7 password recovery for any of the following reasons:
You set a new password for the administrator account and no longer remember it.

You enter the correct password but the system says it is a wrong password.

You haven't used your notebook for a long time, and now forgot its password.

You bought a 2nd hand PC or laptop but don't have the Windows password for it.

Tip 1: Windows Password Breaker


Windows Password Breaker allows you to create a Windows 7 password recovery disk to reset Windows 7 password when you forgot password or you cannot access computer.

1. Download and install Windows Password Breaker.

2. Burn a Windows 7 password recovery CD/DVD.

3. Set CD/DVD as the first boot device in BIOS.

4. Perform Windows 7 password recovery.

Note: This solution can also be used when Windows Vista/XP/2000 password is forgotten and unknown.

Preventive Methods

Actually, it's no need to get Windows Password Breaker if you make full use of Windows features to in case of forgotten Windows password - create a password reset disk or system repair disc in advance (before your password is lost). Whether create the disk or use it to do Windows 7 password recovery, it can be easily done within a few clicks.

Tip 2: Password reset disk


1. Insert it in computer when you find your password forgotten.

2. Access the Reset password option after inputting an incorrect password in Windows logon screen. When you click on the Reset password link, a password reset wizard will come up to teach you do windows 7 password recovery step-by-step.

Of course, this tip is only effective when you remember to create the disk before your password is lost. To create one, you need to log on Windows 7 with the account that you want to create a password reset disk for. Then type password reset disk in the Start search box, press Enter. And the Forgotten Password Wizard will appear. Click Next on the wizard Windows to start.

Tip 3: System repair disc


In addition to the password reset disk, the Widows password recovery options is another Windows feature allow you to do Windows 7 password recovery. To access the Windows password recovery options, you need to create a system repair disc.

1. Enter system repair disc in Start search box and hit Enter.

2. Select a CD/DVD drive and insert a blank disc to create the system repair disc.

To start the Windows Recovery Environment, insert the System Repair Disc into the drive and reboot the PC via the CD/DVD drive. Select your Windows installation from the list when prompted. The System Recovery Options will be displayed as follows.

When you can access Windows 7 with another administrator account


Of course, if you have another accessible administrator account, you can simply perform Windows 7 password recovery via it. Log your Windows 7 machine with an accessible account, then follow the below tips to do password recovery.

Tip 4: Lusrmgr.msc


1. Click Start button, type lusrmgr.msc in the text search box and press Enter.

2. The Local Users and Groups Windows will come up. Double-click the Users folder, and all user accounts on the computer will be listed.

3. Right-click your target account and click Set Password.

Tip 5: Netplwiz/control userpasswords2


1. Click Start, input netplwiz or control userpasswords2 in the text search box and hit Enter.

2. The user accounts management window will come up. Select your target user account and click Reset Password.

Tip 6: Net user


1. Right-click on the Command Prompt link in the Start menu and select Run as Administrator.

2. Type net user Helen 123 in the coming command prompt. ("Helen" is your target account and "123" is its new password)

All the above tips are useful and efficient for Windows 7 password recovery. And you can choose the one adapt to your condition when you lost Windows 7 password.


on Dec 22, 2010 | PC Laptops

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My avent 7109b laptop was asking for password when it boots up but cant remeberwat it is after 3 try it say system diabled and the code 036501 can anyone help me please


You can reset the password of Windows 7 and Windows Vista. These steps are not provided as troubleshooting. I m jus curious to help you out with my experience.

insert the disc and boot to WinRE

Boot to Win RE
Click Command Prompt option.
C:
CD Windows\system32
ren cmd.exe cmd.old
ren magnify.exe cmd.exe
ren cmd.old magnify.exe
Restart computer
Click on Easy of Access centre left side bottom ? Choose Magnify option ? Command prompt opens up
Type: net user administrator /active:yes
Restart the computer
Logon on administrator account and then using User Account page, remove password for the other account
Search for Magnify.exe in start search and click on it
Command prompt opens up
Type: net user administrator /active:no
Restart the computer
Boot to winRE
Type the following:
C:
CD Windows\system32
ren magnify.exe cmd.old
ren cmd.exe magnify.exe
ren cmd.old cmd.exe
exit
Restart the computer – system logs on to the User account without asking for password provided there is only one user account.

Mar 07, 2010 | PC Laptops

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Password for windows xp?


Method 1.
  1. Log in with any valid account.
  2. Bring up the command prompt.
  3. Type: net user
  4. You get a list of accounts
  5. Type: net user Administrator *
    • Type: net user (any account on that list) *
  6. It prompts for a password. Enter one, then enter it again when prompted to confirm.
  7. Log on as 'Administrator' with your new password.
  8. Edit: Please note that this might not work on a LIMITED account.
Method 2.
  1. Restart the machine and start pressing F8 immediately.
  2. Boot into 'Safe Mode' (it has a default administrator account).
  3. Make yourself a new 'Administrator' level account
  4. Reboot and log in with that.
  5. Proceed with Method 1.
Method 3.
  1. Boot the machine with a recent version of Linux that runs off CD.
  2. Mount the Windows drive (or volume with 'Documents and Settings' in it
  3. Access whatever files and folders you need to.
Method 4.
  1. Use a Windows 2000 recovery CD to boot the machine
  2. Start the 'Windows Recovery Console'
  3. Access anything you like
  4. Add a user with 'Administrator' privileges
  5. Even change the Administrator password
Method 5.
  1. Boot off your XP disk.
  2. Start an installation and 'Repair' your windows installation.
  3. When the progress bar says 'Installing Devices', press Shift-F10 to get a command window
  4. Type NUSRMGR.CPL to get the User Accounts control panel and change what you like.
Method 6.
  1. Pull the hard drive from the machine
  2. Install it in a drive enclosure
    • OR plug it into another machine's IDE/SATA/SCSI/(whatever it is) port and give it power
  3. Boot up with that second machine's normal boot drive as 'Administrator' and access or change permissions on any files on the drive you like.
  4. Put the drive back in its original case.
Method 7.
  1. Search Google for OPHCRACK (OPHCRACK live cd for bootable disk)
  2. Download it
  3. Install it (or if it's live cd use an iso program to burn it like WinIso or NERO)
  4. Run the program and choose import from local sam (check youtube for more instructions.)
  5. Then choose crack and wait for the password to be recovered.

Feb 18, 2009 | Toshiba Satellite M100 Notebook

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System recovery options


I have read that the default password is 6 zero's.

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