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Vista logon problem

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i just bought a used laptop from flea market and now it has a window vista logon screen password
what is the best way to remove this password at windows vista startup

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  • ravan007 Nov 24, 2007

    I dont have the system restore disk, is there another alternative ?

  • ravan007 Nov 24, 2007

    what if it is a stolen laptop, what would be ur next suggestion or where can i find the vista entrprise cd so that i can boot it myself

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Ok i know a way with windows xp , it may work with vista , just after you turn the computer on press F8 it should come up with the option to start in safe mode , start the computer in safe mode , then if u get into vista , go to user accounts in control panel , and remove the passowrd or the user , at the start u press F8 before the logo screen starts , good luck, if that dosent work you will need to reinstal a operating system , if the laptop came with a restore disk use that , it will reinstall vista , and you can start fresh , just put ur system restore cd in , start laptop, boot from cd , and away u go ,

Posted on Nov 21, 2007

  • Anonymous Nov 24, 2007

    No, you need to buy a operating system, i would check to see if the laptop is stolen if i was you !

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