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I forgot my Administrator Password

Until now I was the only user in my computer and I didn't need to use any password, but I remember that I did store one for the admin when I installed windows XP. My roommate asked me to use my computer and after he messed up one of my files I decided to add another user and to block the access to some of the folders. Everything went great and I created the User, changed the folders setting and the way you login to my computer. When I did restart I have 2 users, but I forgot the admin password and I can't login with my user only the new user I created. I can't change anything because the new user have limited access. I can't believe I did something so stupid, please help I am desperate. recieved old used computer and cant get past password

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Lost windows password isn't a serious problem. I realize a very easy method to reset lost windows os passwords, only need to create a bootable disk or Usb stick to reset forgotten windows password, I have made a bootable Cd disk with the program Windows Password Seeker and reset my administrator password successfully. You could Google windows password seeker or check out their official website: http://www.passwordseeker.com

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Try this only if u hav Windows Xp

On the welcome screen
PRES CTRL-ALT-DEL thrice or untill welcome screen changes to fast user switching screen.
Enter user name as "administrator" and leave password blank
if the above doesnot work also enter password as "administrator" this time .
If u succeed u hav admin rights and u can now againg delete add any user .

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