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XP PASSWORD BREAK

DEAR SIR I HAVE FORGET MY XP ADMINISTRATIVE PASSWORD.CAN I BREAK MY PASSWORD,IF YES THEN HOW PLS CONFARME ME.

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  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2009

    I want to change config.sys and am being asked to log in as administrator, I have no idea what my password might be. How do you work around this or create a new administrator password? Thanks.

    MC


  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2009

    I want to change my config.sys and am being asked for my administrator password. I have no idea what my password is. How do I work around this or create a new password? Thanks.

    MC


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You have numerous applications that are able to do this. the only drawback is if EFS (encrypted file system) has been enabled on the xp system in question, if it has unless to know the password the files that have been encrypted will remain unreadable.

one of the free apps out there can be downloaded from the link below;
http://home.eunet.no/pnordahl/ntpasswd/cd080526.zip

this particular one is an iso image that should be burnt onto a cd, you reboot your computer making sure that boot from cd is permitted, then follow the prompts.

note from my own experience: you tend to have more sucess when changing the administrator password, if you leave it blank ie no password entered.

more info can be found hear, http://www.petri.co.il/forgot_administrator_password.htm#20 in fact a quick google on this subject should also provide a wealth of info.
PS you should not need to pay for the software as most of it is based on Linux.

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