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Trying to gain access to system 32 files to change XP pro admin password

Tried to do your suggestions but in cmd mode not able to gain access to system 32 files to type in "mkdir temphack" etc. etc.
Can you assist??

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  • Anonymous Jan 06, 2009

    I have a Dell desktop. I forgot the local user/administrator password.
    Need to remove or change it. Followed your suggestions in CMD but computer would not give me access to system 32 files??
    Followed line by line and the line prior to "mkdir temphack" was typed in....when I hit return it would only repeat this line over and over???




    have also tried burning disc with oph.?.?..  program and then booting to this CD which did produce the otherusers password but this is a limited access account so doesn't do me much good. The admin user account password was not be found. This is my own desktop so have complete access to it. Any suggestions??? 

  • stan232 May 11, 2010

    Are you run Windows Vista?

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Once your in command mode, Your window starts like this. C:\> Your in C Drive. Type CD Windows, that puts you in C:\Windows, Type CD System 32, then you have C:\Windows\System 32. then type in your Make Directory. Good Luck.

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