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Systemax Laptop Need Restored

Systemax Laptop, gift.........changed password, forgot password! Need to restore, but PC wont let without administrator authorization. Anyone have idea to restore to prior settings?

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Re: Systemax Laptop Need Restored

Are you talking about the operating system admin password, or the bootup CMOS settings password(s). If it is windows, you can find the administrative password by downloading one of the freeware utilities at this link:

If it is the CMOS password, you can reset it by removing the coin battery on the motherboard on the laptop (this can be *very* tricky depending on the laptop make/model)


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This is an easy way to reset your forgotten administrator password:

Step 1: Download and install Windows Password Breaker.

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Step 3: Remove the password with the created CD/USB.

You need to prepare a CD or USB.

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Forgot my username password so cannot get onto my pc at all, any help would be much appreciated.

AnyPasskey Windows Password Recovery would be your first choice! This easy-to-use yet powerful Windows password reset tool could reset any account passwords, including Windows local administrator, Domain Administrator and other user account password, etc. instantly by creating a bootable CD/DVD or USB drive on all Windows OS, such as Windows 7, Vista, XP, 2000 and Server 2003, 2008, etc. Just in minutes, no need to re-install Windows or formatting hard disk, you can get access to your computer again without any data losing or file damaging. Pretty easy procedures even it is your first try. 6_19_2012_2_15_03_am.jpg

May 17, 2011 | Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate Edition

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When you boot up to the log in screen type in administrator to log in once you have your computer running again you have to take control (administrator)control panel user accounts on the users tab,click the name of the computer administrator you can change the password there or if your computer has a system restore you can restore it to an earlier date which will have your personal settings

also you might try

when you boot up to the log in screen type in administrator to log in if you cant log in

during the boot up process you will see on the screen for a short amount of time press a certain key to enter set up

Press and hold that key during the boot up process to enter BIOS scroll down to set user password or supervisor password you can change or remove your password from there


control panel user accounts

on the users tab,click the name of the computer administrator you can change the password there

hope this helps

Jan 05, 2011 | Operating Systems

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I used my acer aspire 5315 and restored to factory default using empowering technology and now everytime i start up it keep trying to reinstall the restore programe that came with the computer

There are two basic ways to restore Acer 5315 PC Notebook to the original setting. The first method you can try to pressing the key Alt + F10 for 5 times while startup process appears on the Acer screen. Usually this way will restore the original setting automatically.
And the next method you may need to use system restore at the first time you’ve got your Acer 5315 laptop. Here are steps to follow:
Log on as the Administrator => Start => All Programs => Accessories => System Tools => and click the System Restore. System restore will run and here you should see the Welcome System Restore page appear. Click Restore my computer button to an early time if it’s not already
selected. Click next to continue the steps.
There is on your Acer 5315 laptop screen a Restore Point page appear, you can select it and then click the most recent system checkpoint it, click a restore point list. After you click the Next button, System Restore message may appear that lists configuration changes that
System Restore will create. Click OK.
For the last step click next button on the Confirm Restore Point Selection page. Now the ‘System Restore’ will restore the previous Windows XP configuration on your Acer 5315 OS system. Just finish it by restarts your Acer laptop.
Now log on again to your Acer 5315 PC Notebook as Administrator and watch the System Restore Restoration Complete page


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Need to reset the administrative password for my windows xp desktop

Hi there Allenia,

To reset the Administrator user, you need to right click your My Computer and choose "Manage". The Computer Management window will open. Expand the Local Users and Groups from the left panel and click Users. Right click the Administrator user shown on the right and click Set Password. Click OK. That's it!

Please let me know if this helps. Good luck!

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hi, i'm new here.i meet the same issue.i forgot my windows administratorpassword a few days ago. quite a headache.

i triedseveral free software. it took me two days and got quite messy. unfortunatelynone of them work for me.finally i made it work with <a href=" ">password genius </a>. the goodnews is it works. the bad one is it is not free. try it. you have no need to reinstall your system.

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My sons Aspire 5720 laptop

Well there are 2 ways that this may be rectified the easy way and the hard way , for the easy way to work lets just hope your son didnt change all the security

When the logon screen appears (where you select which user account you want to use)
HOLD Ctrl + ALT and press DELETE
this whill change the screen and a box will appear where you can type a use name and password
For the username enter Administrator and leave the password balnk, hit enter and hope it works.. If it does go to the control panel and delete the administrator account he creadted or just delete the password or change it.

Start all programs , axcessories , system tools , system restore
For Vista
Click start and in the Start search box type restore
scroll down the box that appers and click system restore, Restore the computer to a time in which you actually remeber the password before he changed it or before he made any changes..

If it didnt Prepare for the hard Way... :(
this will depend on which operating system you are using,
This depeds primilary on doftware to do it for you

follow the instructions there to use the free software, there are 5 there download and follow the instructions to use them or which ever one u choose

there are 3 ways there ,, numbers 2 and 3 will be the ones you will be intrested in,, follow the instructions there to USE IT SAFELY

let me know if you need further help

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If you forgot the windows login password and want to recover or reset windows password, there is two methods to reset windows login password:

Methods 1: Use the password reset disk to recover the Windows password, by this methods, you need create a Windows password reset disk before you have lost or forgotten your Windows admin password.

Method 2: Using Windows Password Recovery software to recover Windows password
As an easy method to recover the forgotten Windows password, there are only four steps as follow:
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Step2: Burn the ISO image file onto a blank CD/DVD or USB.
Step3: Boot up your Windows PC by the bootable burned CD/DVD or USB in minutes.
Step4: Remove the forgotten Windows password on the operation interface and logon PC without password.


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