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Until now I was the only user in my computer and I didn't need to use any password, but I remember that I did store one for the admin when I installed windows XP. My roommate asked me to use my computer and after he messed up one of my files I decided to add another user and to block the access to some of the folders. Everything went great and I created the User, changed the folders setting and the way you login to my computer. When I did restart I have 2 users, but I forgot the admin password and I can't login with my user only the new user I created. I can't change anything because the new user have limited access. I can't believe I did something so stupid, please help I am desperate. I have windows vista on my new rent to own used comp, and I had just changed the name from rac to Mrs. Winn and the password from rac yes they had the password the same as the name but I had changed it and had not switched user account or turned my comp off for several days and then suddenly the comp was restarting and I THOUGHT I knew the password I made up but it don?t work can I reset it in the bios or does the battery trick work or do you have any ideas I will try any thing please can you help me? As usual mrs winn1iwont
It is difficult to retrieve a forgotten windows administrator password. I will reinstall my OS if i forget it. But if you don't want to reinstall you windows OS ,you can remove the password with USB flash drive or floppy disk by software for windows password recovery.
more info: http://www.windowsloginrecovery.com
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