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I bought a desktop at a pawnshop and i dont know the password for it what do i do to get through

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  • shadowman May 11, 2010

    is it the operating system password or bios password.... what operating system, and what brand and model is the desktop?

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Power up your computer
start lightly tapping F8
It should bring up a menu, if not power down and try again
At the menu, choose SAFE MODE
Once the login screen displays, choose ADMINISTRATOR ( if that isn't an option, see below)

Hopefully, it logs you in, if it does;
click START
click RUN
In the box type CONTROL USERPASSWORDS2
Highlight your username and click RESET PASSWORD button.
Type in your new password twice, reboot and tada!

Posted on Sep 25, 2009

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