We often face situations tat we forgot windows password of someone had changed our password. In such time either we have to install windows adain or find a solution to reset the password. In this article, I will show you how to reset your windows vista password with the help of your Flash Drive easily. The password reset file is only 4.19MB size so you can download and run it very fast. In this post I will use a Flash Drive of 1GB.
How to Create Password Reset USB Flash Drive
First of all you have to create a password Reset disk, to create a password reset disk you must have an administrator account on Vista. Log in to your account and Follow these steps: –
Insert your USB Flash Drive in to the System
Once the Drive is ready to use, Click User Accounts and Family Safety link and then go to user Accounts.
On the left hand side you will see an option to create a Password Reset Disk as shown in Following Figure. Click on that link.
On Clicking that, you will see a Forgotten Password Wizard window appears, click Next . After that You need to select a portable media which in our case is our USB Flash drive as shown in Figure.
After that Click Next, and then it will ask for your current account password as shown in following figure.
After that Click Next, And Vista will start creating Password reset Disk, Once the status bar show 100% progress click Next and then Finish. Now you have your own Password Reset USB Drive which you can use to reset Password.
How to Use Password Reset USB Flash Drive
Now, you have your Password rest Flash Drive, You can use it in case when you forget your password.
On the Login screen, Insert Your USB Flash Drive and Click on password reset Link as shown in Following Figure.
The Password Reset Wizard Will open and then You have to select your Password Reset USB Flash Drive as shown in following figure and then click Next.
After that Vista, will ask you for a new Password as Shown in following Figure.
Type in Your New Password and Then Click Next and then Finish. Now the Password to Windows Vista has Been Changed and you can log in to the System With the help of your new Password.