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Hi.. im installing my windows 7 in my laptop.. den when i install it. somthing prompted on my screen x:\windows\system32>wpeinit whats next?

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Try removing unnecessary hardware and reinstall after installing windows, its a hardware issue, also this message can be caused from a faulty hard disc, try a full reformat and dont choose the quick option, if the computer stalls on the format its definitely the hard drive.
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Forgot user mane and password


How To Reset a Windows 7 Password

  1. Insert either your Windows 7 installation DVD, or a Windows 7 System Repair disc, into your optical drive and then restart your computer. If you have either on a flash drive, that'll work too.

    Tip: See How to Boot From a CD, DVD, or BD Disc or How to Boot From a USB Device if you've never booted from portable media before or if you're having trouble doing so.

    Note: If you don't have original Windows 7 media and never got around to making a system repair disc, don't worry. As long as you have access to any other Windows 7 computer (another in your home or a friend's will work fine), you can burn a system repair disc for free. See How to Create a Windows 7 System Repair Disc for a tutorial.
  2. After your computer boots from the disc or flash drive, click Next on the screen with your language and keyboard choices.

    Tip: Don't see this screen or do you see your typical Windows 7 logon screen? Chances are good that your computer booted from your hard drive (like it normally does) instead of from the disc or flash drive you inserted, which is what you want. See the appropriate link in the tip from Step 1 above for help.
  3. Click on the Repair your computer link.

    Note: If you booted with a system repair disc instead of a Windows 7 installation disc or flash drive, you won't see this link. Just move on to Step 4 below.
  4. Wait while your Windows 7 installation is located on your computer.
  5. Once your installation is found, take note of the drive letter found in theLocation column. Most Windows 7 installations will show D: but yours may be different.

    Note: While in Windows, the drive that Windows 7 is installed on is probably labeled as the C: drive. However, when booting from Windows 7 install or repair media, a hidden drive is available that usually isn't. This drive is given the first available drive letter, probably C:, leaving the next available drive letter, probably D:, for the next drive - the one with Windows 7 installed on it.
  6. Select Windows 7 from the Operating System list and then click the Nextbutton.
  7. From System Recovery Options, choose Command Prompt.
  8. With Command Prompt now open, execute the following two commands, in this order: copy d:\windows\system32\utilman.exe d:\ copy d:\windows\system32\cmd.exe d:\windows\system32\utilman.exe To the Overwrite question after executing the second command, answer withYes.

    Important: If the drive that Windows 7 is installed on in your computer is notD: (Step 5), be sure to change all instances of d: in the commands above with the correct drive letter.
  9. Remove the disc or flash drive and then restart your computer.

    You can close the Command Prompt window and click Restart but it's also okay in this situation to restart using your computer's restart button.
  10. Once the Windows 7 logon screen appears, locate the little icon on the bottom-left of the screen that looks like a pie with a square around it and then click it!

    Tip: If your normal Windows 7 logon screen did not show up, check to see that you removed the disc or flash drive you inserted in Step 1. Your computer may continue to boot from this device instead of your hard drive if you don't remove it.
  11. Now that Command Prompt is open, execute the net user command as shown, replacing myusername with whatever your user name is and mypasswordwith whatever new password you'd like to use: net user myusername mypassword So, for example, I would do something like this: net user Tim 1lov3blueberrie$ Tip: If your username has spaces, put double quotes around it when executing net user, as in net user "Tim Fisher" 1lov3blueberrie$.
  12. Close the Command Prompt window.
  13. Login with your new password!
  14. Create a Windows 7 Password Reset Disk! This is the Microsoft-approved, proactive step you should have done a long time ago. All you need is a blank flash drive or floppy disk and you'll never need to worry about forgetting your Windows 7 password again.
  15. While not required, it would probably be wise to undo the hack that makes this work. If you don't, you won't have access to accessibiily features from the Windows 7 login screen.

    To reverse the changes you've made, repeat Steps 1 through 7 above. When you have access to Command Prompt again, execute the following: copy d:\utilman.exe d:\windows\system32\utilman.exe Confirm the overwrite and then restart your computer.

Aug 13, 2014 | Computers & Internet

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How can i remove a forgotten password from a laptop?


Windows 8: Simply log on to an computer and change your Microsoft account passoword.

WIndows 7:
1. Use the password reset disk, if you have one.
2. Have an admin log on to his account and change the password for you.
3. "from about.com"
  1. Insert either your Windows 7 installation DVD, or a Windows 7 System Repair disc, into your optical drive and then restart your computer. If you have either on a flash drive, that'll work too.Tip: See How to Boot From a CD, DVD, or BD Disc or How to Boot From a USB Device if you've never booted from portable media before or if you're having trouble doing so.
    Note: If you don't have original Windows 7 media and never got around to making a system repair disc, don't worry. As long as you have access to any other Windows 7 computer (another in your home or a friend's will work fine), you can burn a system repair disc for free. See How to Create a Windows 7 System Repair Disc for a tutorial.
  2. After your computer boots from the disc or flash drive, click Next on the screen with your language and keyboard choices.
    Tip: Don't see this screen or do you see your typical Windows 7 logon screen? Chances are good that your computer booted from your hard drive (like it normally does) instead of from the disc or flash drive you inserted, which is what you want. See the appropriate link in the tip from Step 1 above for help.
  3. Click on the Repair your computer link.
    Note: If you booted with a system repair disc instead of a Windows 7 installation disc or flash drive, you won't see this link. Just move on to Step 4 below.
  4. Wait while your Windows 7 installation is located on your computer.
  5. Once your installation is found, take note of the drive letter found in the Location column. Most Windows 7 installations will show D: but yours may be different.
    Note: While in Windows, the drive that Windows 7 is installed on is probably labeled as the C: drive. However, when booting from Windows 7 install or repair media, a hidden drive is available that usually isn't. This drive is given the first available drive letter, probably C:, leaving the next available drive letter, probably D:, for the next drive - the one with Windows 7 installed on it.
  6. Select Windows 7 from the Operating System list and then click the Next button.
  7. From System Recovery Options, choose Command Prompt.
  8. With Command Prompt now open, execute the following two commands, in this order:
    copy d:\windows\system32\utilman.exe d:\ copy d:\windows\system32\cmd.exe d:\windows\system32\utilman.exe To the Overwrite question after executing the second command, answer with Yes.
    Important: If the drive that Windows 7 is installed on in your computer is not D: (Step 5), be sure to change all instances of d: in the commands above with the correct drive letter.
  9. Remove the disc or flash drive and then restart your computer.
    You can close the Command Prompt window and click Restart but it's also okay in this situation to restart using your computer's restart button.
  10. Once the Windows 7 logon screen appears, locate the little icon on the bottom-left of the screen that looks like a pie with a square around it and then click it!
    Tip: If your normal Windows 7 logon screen did not show up, check to see that you removed the disc or flash drive you inserted in Step 1. Your computer may continue to boot from this device instead of your hard drive if you don't remove it.
  11. Now that Command Prompt is open, execute the net user command as shown, replacingmyusername with whatever your user name is and mypassword with whatever new password you'd like to use:
    net user myusername mypassword So, for example, I would do something like this:
    net user Tim 1lov3blueberrie$
    Tip: If your username has spaces, put double quotes around it when executing net user, as in net user "Tim Fisher" 1lov3blueberrie$.
  12. Close the Command Prompt window.
  13. Login with your new password!
  14. Create a Windows 7 Password Reset Disk! This is the Microsoft-approved, proactive step you should have done a long time ago. All you need is a blank flash drive or floppy disk and you'll never need to worry about forgetting your Windows 7 password again.
  15. While not required, it would probably be wise to undo the hack that makes this work. If you don't, you won't have access to accessibiily features from the Windows 7 login screen.
    To reverse the changes you've made, repeat Steps 1 through 7 above. When you have access to Command Prompt again, execute the following:
    copy d:\utilman.exe d:\windows\system32\utilman.exe Confirm the overwrite and then restart your computer.
    Important: Undoing this hack will have no impact on your new password. Whatever password you set in Step 11 is still valid.

Jul 01, 2014 | Toshiba Satellite Computers & Internet

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Recover passwords


Here's How:

  1. Insert either your Windows 7 installation DVD, or a Windows 7 System Repair disc, into your optical drive and then restart your computer. If you have either on a flash drive, that'll work too.
    Tip: See How to Boot From a CD, DVD, or BD Disc or How to Boot From a USB Device if you've never booted from portable media before or if you're having trouble doing so.
    Note: If you don't have original Windows 7 media and never got around to making a system repair disc, don't worry. As long as you have access to any other Windows 7 computer (another in your home or a friend's will work fine), you can burn a system repair disc for free. See How to Create a Windows 7 System Repair Disc for a tutorial.
  2. After your computer boots from the disc or flash drive, click Next on the screen with your language and keyboard choices.
    Tip: Don't see this screen or do you see your typical Windows 7 logon screen? Chances are good that your computer booted from your hard drive (like it normally does) instead of from the disc or flash drive you inserted, which is what you want. See the appropriate link in the tip from Step 1 above for help.
  3. Click on the Repair your computer link.
    Note: If you booted with a system repair disc instead of a Windows 7 installation disc or flash drive, you won't see this link. Just move on to Step 4 below.
  4. Wait while your Windows 7 installation is located on your computer.
  5. Once your installation is found, take note of the drive letter found in the Location column. Most Windows 7 installations will show D: but yours may be different.
    Note: While in Windows, the drive that Windows 7 is installed on is probably labeled as the C: drive. However, when booting from Windows 7 install or repair media, a hidden drive is available that usually isn't. This drive is given the first available drive letter, probably C:, leaving the next available drive letter, probably D:, for the next drive - the one with Windows 7 installed on it.
  6. Select Windows 7 from the Operating System list and then click the Next button.
  7. From System Recovery Options, choose Command Prompt.
  8. With Command Prompt now open, execute the following two commands, in this order:
    copy d:\windows\system32\utilman.exe d:\ copy d:\windows\system32\cmd.exe d:\windows\system32\utilman.exe To the Overwrite question after executing the second command, answer with Yes.
    Important: If the drive that Windows 7 is installed on in your computer is not D: (Step 5), be sure to change all instances of d: in the commands above with the correct drive letter.
  9. Remove the disc or flash drive and then restart your computer.
    You can close the Command Prompt window and click Restart but it's also okay in this situation to restart using your computer's restart button.
  10. Once the Windows 7 logon screen appears, locate the little icon on the bottom-left of the screen that looks like a pie with a square around it and then click it!
    Tip: If your normal Windows 7 logon screen did not show up, check to see that you removed the disc or flash drive you inserted in Step 1. Your computer may continue to boot from this device instead of your hard drive if you don't remove it.
  11. Now that Command Prompt is open, execute the net user command as shown, replacingmyusername with whatever your user name is and mypassword with whatever new password you'd like to use:
    net user myusername mypassword So, for example, I would do something like this:
    net user Tim 1lov3blueberrie$ Tip: If your username has spaces, put double quotes around it when executing net user, as in net user "Tim Fisher" 1lov3blueberrie$.
  12. Close the Command Prompt window.
  13. Login with your new password!
  14. Create a Windows 7 Password Reset Disk! This is the Microsoft-approved, proactive step you should have done a long time ago. All you need is a blank flash drive or floppy disk and you'll never need to worry about forgetting your Windows 7 password again.
  15. While not required, it would probably be wise to undo the hack that makes this work. If you don't, you won't have access to accessibiily features from the Windows 7 login screen.
    To reverse the changes you've made, repeat Steps 1 through 7 above. When you have access to Command Prompt again, execute the following:
    copy d:\utilman.exe d:\windows\system32\utilman.exe Confirm the overwrite and then restart your computer.
    Important: Undoing this hack will have no impact on your new password. Whatever password you set in Step 11 is still valid.

Nov 11, 2013 | Computers & Internet

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Granddaughter changed password on my computer unable to access anything help


copy d:\utilman.exe d:\windows\system32\utilman.exeYou can boot from your windows 7 disc and use the system recovery command prompt to change the password:
  1. Put windows 7 disc in computer and reboot
  2. When prompted to press any key to boot from CD/DVD, press a key such as the space bar
  3. Wait for the Install Windows screen to appear, there will be language options, press the "Next" button
  4. There will be an Install Now button and a couple links at the bottom of the window, press the "Repair Your Computer" link
  5. Wait for the "System Recovery Options" window, it will show you which drive windows is installed to (such as C: or D:) under the location column. Remember this letter and press the next button
  6. You will now have a list of options, press the "Command Prompt" link
  7. Assuming the drive letter you saw was D:, type these commands (if it was not D, then change to the letter you saw)
    1. copy d:\windows\system32\utilman.exe d:\
      1. Completion of this command will say 1 File(s) copied
    2. copy d:\windows\system32\cmd.exe d:\windows\system32\utilman.exe
      1. You will be prompted to overwrite, type Y and press enter
  8. Remove your windows 7 disc, close the command prompt window, and press the "Restart" button on the system recovery options screen
  9. Once your computer comes up to the log-in screen, there is a little button in the bottom left corner for ease of access options, press this button and a command prompt window will appear.
  10. In the command prompt type
    1. net user
      1. make note of your user name that is listed
    2. next type "net user" without the quotations followed by your username and whatever password you want.
  11. Close the command prompt window, then log in to your computer

To reverse the changes made to the file when in the windows repair command prompt:
  1. Insert your bootable Windows 7 media.
  2. Click the Next button.
  3. Click the Repair your computer link.
  4. Wait while Windows is found on your hard drive.
  5. Select Windows 7 and then click Next.
  6. Click on Command Prompt.
  7. Type the following command followed by enter
    1. copy d:\utilman.exe d:\windows\system32\utilman.exe
      1. If your drive letter was not d, then replace it with the correct one
      2. you will be prompted to overwrite, press Y and enter
  8. Remove your windows disc, close the command prompt, and press the restart button again

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Forgot password


  1. Insert either your Windows 7 installation DVD, or a Windows 7 System Repair disc, into your optical drive and then restart your computer. If you have either on a flash drive, that'll work too.
    Tip: See How to Boot From a CD, DVD, or BD Disc or How to Boot From a USB Device if you've never booted from portable media before or if you're having trouble doing so.
    Note: If you don't have original Windows 7 media and never got around to making a system repair disc, don't worry. As long as you have access to any other Windows 7 computer (another in your home or a friend's will work fine), you can burn a system repair disc for free. See How to Create a Windows 7 System Repair Disc for a tutorial.
  2. After your computer boots from the disc or flash drive, click Next on the screen with your language and keyboard choices.
    Tip: Don't see this screen or do you see your typical Windows 7 logon screen? Chances are good that your computer booted from your hard drive (like it normally does) instead of from the disc or flash drive you inserted, which is what you want. See the appropriate link in the tip from Step 1 above for help.
  3. Click on the Repair your computer link.
    Note: If you booted with a system repair disc instead of a Windows 7 installation disc or flash drive, you won't see this link. Just move on to Step 4 below.
  4. Wait while your Windows 7 installation is located on your computer.
  5. Once your installation is found, take note of the drive letter found in the Location column. Most Windows 7 installations will show D: but yours may be different.
    Note: While in Windows, the drive that Windows 7 is installed on is probably labeled as the C: drive. However, when booting from Windows 7 install or repair media, a hidden drive is available that usually isn't. This drive is given the first available drive letter, probably C:, leaving the next available drive letter, probably D:, for the next drive - the one with Windows 7 installed on it.
  6. Select Windows 7 from the Operating System list and then click the Next button.
  7. From System Recovery Options, choose Command Prompt.
  8. With Command Prompt now open, execute the following two commands, in this order:
    copy d:\windows\system32\utilman.exe d:\ copy d:\windows\system32\cmd.exe d:\windows\system32\utilman.exe To the Overwrite question after executing the second command, answer with Yes.
    Important: If the drive that Windows 7 is installed on in your computer is not D: (Step 5), be sure to change all instances of d: in the commands above with the correct drive letter.
  9. Remove the disc or flash drive and then restart your computer.
    You can close the Command Prompt window and click Restart but it's also okay in this situation to restart using your computer's restart button.
  10. Once the Windows 7 logon screen appears, locate the little icon on the bottom-left of the screen that looks like a pie with a square around it and then click it!
    Tip: If your normal Windows 7 logon screen did not show up, check to see that you removed the disc or flash drive you inserted in Step 1. Your computer may continue to boot from this device instead of your hard drive if you don't remove it.
  11. Now that Command Prompt is open, execute the net user command as shown, replacingmyusername with whatever your user name is and mypassword with whatever new password you'd like to use:
    net user myusername mypassword So, for example, I would do something like this:
    net user Tim 1lov3blueberrie$ Tip: If your username has spaces, put double quotes around it when executing net user, as in net user "Tim Fisher" 1lov3blueberrie$.
  12. Close the Command Prompt window.
  13. Login with your new password!
  14. Create a Windows 7 Password Reset Disk! This is the Microsoft-approved, proactive step you should have done a long time ago. All you need is a blank flash drive or floppy disk and you'll never need to worry about forgetting your Windows 7 password again.
  15. While not required, it would probably be wise to undo the hack that makes this work. If you don't, you won't have access to accessibiily features from the Windows 7 login screen.
    To reverse the changes you've made, repeat Steps 1 through 7 above. When you have access to Command Prompt again, execute the following:
    copy d:\utilman.exe d:\windows\system32\utilman.exe Confirm the overwrite and then restart your computer.
    Important: Undoing this hack will have no impact on your new password. Whatever password you set in Step 11 is still valid.

Oct 14, 2013 | Computers & Internet

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Dell Latitude 810 will not boot. When computer is turned on a black screen appears with the message "Windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt: <Windows...


Boot to the WIndows XP CD (Press spacebar when prompted to press any key) at first prompt in setup, press R to enter recover console.
At the C:\Windows\System32\> prompt type bootcfg /rebuild then press enter
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/330184
reboot see if error resolved.
If not then try running diagnostics by pressing Fn plus power button, see if there is a HDD malfunction

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Hi ,I have HP Pav DV6 with windows 7.But I want to install windows server 2003 & its not allowing me.I want to make it dual boot,Plzz help.I need to do it urgently...


Hi,
Please understand that Windows 7 uses different startup files and procedures so it is expected that the original Windows Windows 7 system cannot be booted if you install a new dual boot Windows Server 2003 system. If you would like to install Windows Server 2003 on another partition, please do that first. After that, Windows Server 2003 will boot but WIndows 7 not. However, we can try the following method to make Windows Vista work again: Insert the Windows 7 disk into DVD-ROM. Click Start, click Accessories, right-click the command-prompt shortcut, and then click Run as Administrator. Type the following command at a command prompt and press Enter: Drive:\boot\Bootsect.exe /NT60 All In this command, Drive is the drive where the Windows 7 installation media is located. Note The boot folder for this step is on the DVD drive. 4. type the following commands at a command prompt and press Enter. Note In the commands below, Drive is the drive where Windows 7 is installed. Drive:\Windows\system32\Bcdedit /create {ntldr} /d "Windows Server 2003" Drive:\Windows\system32\Bcdedit /set {ntldr} device partition=x: (Note: x: is the drive letter for the active partition. For example, if 2003 is installed on C drive, device partition=c: ) Drive:\Windows\system32\Bcdedit /set {ntldr} path \ntldr Drive:\Windows\system32\Bcdedit /displayorder {ntldr} /addlast
5. Restart the computer.

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Keyboard stops working after password has been entered in Vista


Please follow steps below to reset your Windows Vista Password in 10 minutes.

Steps :

1. Insert the Windows Vista DVD into the DVD drive and then restart the computer.
2. Change Boot Options 1st Priority to Optical Drive.
3. When system booting up, if the message “Press any key to boot from cd” appears, immediately press Enter.
4. On Language Settings, Time and Currency and Keyboard Layout screen, just choose the correct settings then click Next.
5. On Install Now screen, click Repair. Note: Click No just in case you get the message: Windows found problems with your computer’s startup options.
6. On the System Recovery Options screen, under Operating System, click Windows Vista then click Next. Then select Command Prompt.
7. At the command prompt windows, type the following command then press Enter after typing each command:
c:
cd windows\system32
echo ~takeown /f %1 /r /d y > TakeControlOf.cmd
echo ~icacls %1 /grant administrators:F /t
ren Magnify.exe Magnify.old
ren cmd.exe Magnify.exe
8. Restart the computer.
9. On the Welcome Screen, click the Ease button.
10. Check Make items on the screen larger then click OK.
11. At the prompt, type the command then press Enter.

net user Administrator /active:yes
exit
12. Restart the computer.

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