Since its release on 22nd October 2009, Windows 7 has been proved to
be a big commercial success for Microsoft. In the last 24 months, an
impressive 240 million Windows 7 licenses have been sold out according
to the software company. That figure makes the Windows 7 operating
system the fastest-selling PC operating system ever. In addition,
Microsoft said that as of September, Windows 7 is running on 93 percent
of all new consumer PCs.
When you heard the news about Windows 7, do you have the plan to
update to Window 7 or buy a new Windows 7 PC? Actually whether to you
buy a new Windows 7 machine or update Windows XP to Windows 7, one thing
you should always care regardless of Windows versions. That is to
protect your computer from security breaches like data loss or leakage.
How to set a strong password to protect your Windows 7
Refer to protect a computer, a strong Windows password is a good
option in addition to firewall and anti-virus software. Default
passwords such as password, root, admin or no password will allow easy
access to your computer or your Internet account. And the following are
some tips for setting a strong Windows password.
1.A t least 8 characters long. 16 characters long is said to be very safe.
2.When creating a password, add numbers or other characters to the password to make it more difficult to guess.
3.Significantly different from previous passwords.
4.Do not contain your user name, real name, or company name, birthday and telephone number.
5.Do not contain a complete word.
After creating a strong Windows password, it doesn't mean that things
are OK. For security reasons, it is better to change the password
often. It is recommended at least once every few months. Moreover, a
password reset disk in case of Windows 7 forgot password
is also highly recommended. The password can be easily created in seconds while it can be simply forgotten or lost.
Create a Windows 7 password reset disk as you set a password for your Windows 7
1. Insert a USB flash drive or floppy in computer.
2. Open User Accounts by clicking the Start button, Control Panel, User Accounts and Family Safety, User Accounts.
3. In the left pane, click Create a password reset disk, and then forgotten password wizard will come up.
4. Click Next and then follow the instructions to create a password
reset disk to get rid of troubles resulted from Windows 7 forgot
If you have a Windows 7 password reset disk, it is no longer for you to worry about forgot password Windows 7
If not, just start to create one following the above steps. Don't think
it is none of your business. When you find you need a password reset
disk, it may be too late for you as you are locked out computer and
unable to create the password reset disk. But there still has good
solution for you to create one to reset your forgotten windows 7
How to create a Windows 7 password reset disk if the Windows 7 forgot password
Step 1. Download and install Windows Password Breaker.
Step 2. Burn a bootable CD/DVD.
Step 3. Set your locked computer to boot from CD/DVD.
Step 4. Reset your forgotten Windows 7 password.
The created Windows 7 password reset disk can safely and easily reset the forgotten Windows 7 administrator password
, it saves you much more time and trouble than reinstalling Windows OS, and won't lose any data on your computer.