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What do you do if you accidentally lock yourself out of an admin account?

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If its a router, you need to reset it, disconnect the router fom everything. Check the back of the router and you will see a pin hole, keep the router on and insert something in the hole and keep pressing it. You will see the light goes off and come on, then you can use the default user name and password.

If its an Operating system,

If its XP, then you need to start the PC in safe mode and select the default admin account, go to control pannel and select the user accounts and remove the password.

If its Vista, then you need to reinstall the O/s.

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Posted on Oct 08, 2009

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Factory Reset ?

Posted on Oct 08, 2009

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    If it;s vista you do not have to reinstall the system , there ara 100s of ways to reset password on VISTA machine.


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