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I forgot my Administrator Password,cuz I haven't had to use it for over a yr.It would just let me Login without it,but when I added a User Account---it started asking for it.Acer sent me 3 Disks.A System Disk,& 2 Recovery Disks,but they told me that I would have to take all my Data,& transfer it to another Hard Drive first.About a mth. ago,I spoke with a woman,& she said that I could bypass doing that by just doing what she was going to instruct me to do.I was sick with the flu,& asked if I could call her back,but I lost her name,& phone#.I don't even remember if she was from Acer,Microsoft etc.Do you know how I can retrieve my Administrator Password?My Hint was 2nd.I don't have a clue to that Hint.

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Assuming you have Windows XP or Vista. If there is another user account with administrator privileges you can log in at this account, and go through settings - control panel - user accounts in order to change the administrator's password.
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