Question about Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Husband passed away and do not know his passwords for the computer.

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Scholar:

    An expert who has written 20 answers of more than 400 characters.

    New Friend:

    An expert that has 1 follower.

  • Contributor
  • 61 Answers

I'm very sorry for your loss: You likely have the info from the PC/laptop, already.

This concerns your PC/laptop--likely not your router. Your lawyer should know someone who may be able to extract the info necessary and proves trustworthy (perhaps bonded)--they've likely dealt with this concern before--and, often.

Your lawyer is the best first person to contact at the onset of serious illness and deaths--certainly, this includes this frustrating problem at this time. After all, this is your husband's sensitive personal info and account numbers--you don't want that to get to the wrong people.

Best Buy/Geek Squad and small independent local PC stores may do this for you. "Gratis?": Get a trusted tech savvy friend or teen techie to help you

Posted on Apr 26, 2014

Ad

2 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad
  • 8404 Answers

SOURCE: need to know how to get password on apple computer

Id syggest that if you are interested in making this a learning experience and you have the original software ... open the case. Look for the BIOS battery ... slip a business card in the connection - leave it there for 5 minutes. This will remove all BIOS settings.

Turn the machine on with a system disk in the floppy or CD drive. Reinstall the operating system.

If this is over your head ... please google "reinstall my apple operating system". You will get lots of instruction on how to do this.

As far as getting her password ... you probably have a better chance at winning the lottery.

Have fun

Le me know how you make out

a

Posted on Sep 25, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I have a computer from my husband who passed away. How do I change password which I don't know and "wipe it clean" so that I can take it over. It is a Toshiba.


Hi,

Sorry for your loss.

Most modern systems have a recovery partition which you can boot into and run a factory restore. That will wipe ALL data including all the files on the computer and put the "out of the box" factory system back on the computer.

I would advise checking it first for an private documents that might be of need later before doing a factory restore.

You can find videos on youtube for most makes showing step by step recovery instructions.

Apr 03, 2018 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Widow pinchen


Hello, Bonnie -

I hope I am correct in understanding you are asking about a widow's pension.

Without knowing the country where you reside it is a challenge to provide you with relevant information or direct you to the right source.

Was your husband receiving a company pension prior to his passing away? Or are you asking about financial benefits through a government source (what country?)

You can use the Edit feature of your question to add clarifying information or put the information in the Comment box.

Best wishes.

Jan 27, 2018 | Finance

1 Answer

My husband passed away in 2016 how can I retrieve his Gmail Hotmail Facebook.


Gmail and Facebook, as well as almost every online group all have a default email address on file. You should be able to click "forgot password" and from there you will be taken to a page where it will send you a link to renew your password. All this assumes you do have access to his email account.

Dec 14, 2017 | HIS Computers & Internet

2 Answers

How can I check if I have my own Centrelink/Medicare account. My husband has passed away & when I log in it is still in his name


Just go to center link and take something with both you're names on it eg wedding certificate or any other legal identification with both of your names on it

Oct 27, 2017 | HIS Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Why can't i change my password.my husband passed away and I need a newword to get online.


there should be an account tab for you and if you go there , there will be an edit section to change your profile and pass words
if it is a phone -go google and type in --user manual for ( your make and model ) phone -- and in the pdf version see if there is a section on how to change passwords

Nov 14, 2016 | Cell Phones

1 Answer

How do I access my late husbands emails,as do not have his password ?


What is the model number listed on the bottom of the MacBook? It will be something like "A1278" "A1466" "A1398" etc.

Nov 12, 2015 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

My husband has passed away and I have changed my e mail to dianadodd193@yahoo.com and I find it upsetting receiving all these e mails to my husband. Thanking you


Changing your password
We recommend changing your password at least once every year. It's easy, we'll show you!
How to change your password
  1. Visit the Yahoo! Account Information page.
    - Pages may not display properly on mobile devices.
  2. Enter your Yahoo! ID and password.
    - If you don't remember your password, use our Password Helper.
  3. Under "Sign-In and Security," click Change your password.
  4. In the fields provided, enter:
  5. Click Save.

Aug 18, 2013 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

FORGOTTEN PASS WORD


Upon starting this computer up keep hitting the F8 key rapidly until a repair dianogstics screen appears. Choose from the list by starting this up in the system restore mode. This will reorganize the computer as it was when first purchased without any passwords locked into place

Jul 18, 2010 | eMachines D3123 Desktop Computer With AMD...

1 Answer

My husband recently passed away and my emachines 525 containes all of our information and bills. i do not know the password so it is not letting me log in. how do i solve this without erasing the memory?


Windows password are very hard to get around.
If you have windows xp, there are a few guides about like http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-bypass-Windows-XP-login-passwords-from-scra/

If you google windows password bypass you may find help.
As a last resort you could take the drive out of the pc and fit it to another, or put it in a hard drive caddy like this 1
http://www.maplin.co.uk/Module.aspx?ModuleNo=32139&C=SO&U=strat15

Jul 10, 2010 | E-Machines Computers & Internet

Not finding what you are looking for?
Computers & Internet Logo

Related Topics:

32 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Computers & Internet Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18424 Answers

Doctor PC
Doctor PC

Level 3 Expert

7733 Answers

David Payne
David Payne

Level 3 Expert

14162 Answers

Are you a Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...