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Q: Forgot my admin password/bios password

System disabled: 83725401Product: E3S20UA#ABAthanks for any help. I forgot the password and it gives me 3 try's and disables. I cand do anything else on startup











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@Diesel_lineman? Enter 32683427 Regards, DP-K

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Call me a dunce....but I have a problem. I locked myself out of my administrator account and I can't go into safe mode because I also forgot my BIOS password. I really don't want to have to open up my computer and remove the BIOS, is there any other solutions that don't involve turning off my computer?

Im running Windows XP Home Edition Service Pack 3

A:Forgot Admin Password, as well as BIOS boot up password

Hi and welcome to TSF

I am sorry but forum rules prohibits us from helping with forgotten passwords.

A link to our rules can be found at the top of every page.

This post is closed.

BG

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I forgot my password and now I have a system disabled message with a code 66620306. HELP!

A:Forgot admin/bios password

Hi: Enter this unlock code... 79788928

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My boyfriend locked my computer so I couldn't access the bios menu because I wouldn't give him my Windows login password. Now he can't remember the password. The system disabledcode it gives is 70239445Model HP f272wm

A:Forgot Bios Admin Password

@Katsmeow Enter   65191481

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I've been ,trying to get in to bios to reload to  factory specs, as a result of an error message saying the enviroment cant be found contantly.My  when performing automatic repair adminastor account was not found so unable to use all restore options stuck on automatic system repair.The error code when attemping to get to bios is 53866293 please help me 

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Hello, I gave my notebook to a friend of mine a year ago and they set a bios password that they can't remember.I called HP Kenya and they told me to contact their agent whom advised me to buy a new motherboard.Is there something that can be done other than disposing what I have? I only need to enable the virtualisation in the bios and have to access it first.

A:Forgot BIOS Admin Password

Dear Customer, Welcome to HP Support Forum and we are glad to assist you. This is to inform you that all HP Business Notebooks such as Probooks  or Elitebooks have more stringent security than consumer models infact they don't produce 'halt codes', the password cannot be derived from the Serial Number and thecode is stored in non-volatile memory so removing the RTC cell will not reset the password in this case. Please have a look at this link. http://forums.mydigitallife.info/threads/49497-HP-Probook-Elitebook-BIOS-Password-Reset-Utility Replace the BIOS chiphttp://www.ebay.com/itm/HP-Elitebook-8470p-8470w-8570p-8570w-8770w-Programmed-Bios-Chip-No-Password-... Please Contact HP Business Notebook support they should be able to send you a customized SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password. Hope this helps, for any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again  **Click the White Thumbs Up Button on the right to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem. Thank You,GBL84I am not an HP Employee

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pls i use a probook 6560b and i forgot my bios password. and now i want to to format my system but cant access my bios to boot from cd, pls how do i access it. thanks

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I took out my HP laptop that I hadn't used in a while. Turns out I didn't keep track of the BIOS password that I set. Now getting a System Disabled message with code 99540439. Is there any way to get this reset? Thanks!











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@captkitteh? Enter   26428419

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greetings all.   Have old laptop that wont power up without BIOS password.the disable code is  59487308 can someone help me to recover?thanks.

A:Forgot BIOS admin/poweron password for Pavilion 14-b109wm

Hi, Enter  46585928 Regards, DP-K

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Hi,I have one Presario cq58 system disabled code : 51687058Please helpThanks











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A:forgot admin or bios password for compaq CQ58 notebook

@EvilSmith?  Enter   44785098

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i have a problem with my laptop. cant remember the password for bios in compaq cq58 System Disabled: 74228412 Please Help











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 Hi, Enter: 61180434

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 Hello i have a problem with my laptop. cant remember the password for bios in compaq cq58 . after heating 3 times enter theres a code 81756227. i'm wondering if You can help me. Thanks

A:forgot admin or bios password for compaq CQ58 notebook

Hi, Enter  34634809 Regards, DP-K

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I have a problem with my laptop. I can't remember the password for bios in compaq cq58-230SF. after heating 3 times enter theres a code 63207873. Thank you for your Help Bruno 











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A:forgot admin or bios password for compaq CQ58 notebook

Hi, Bruno: Enter this unlock passcode... 72165275

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Forgot BIOS Admin/PowerOn Password for HP Pavilion TouchSmart 14-b109wm Sleekbook given this code after three times any help 61955577.

A:Forgot BIOS Admin/PowerOn Password for HP Pavilion TouchSmar...

Hi,           Try the below code 74633579

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i forgot admin or bios password for compaq CQ58 notebookmy code are 94289323 please help











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@leonaedo? Enter   21181905

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After trying to login 3 times I get the following message:System Disabled77343287 Thank you!











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A:Forgot BIOS Admin/PowerOn Password for HP Pavilion TouchSmar...

Hi, Enter  68021809 Regards, DP-K

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A:Forgot admin password or power on password and didn't set up...

Enter the computer's serial number in the following link to generate a key.http://bios-pw.org/P.S. Dosnt work in all cases.

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I really need some help it's been awhile since I've used the password ( I forgot it) and I have an HP G71-340 ....I am unable to login and now I'm at a screen that say SYSTEM DISABLE [57784727] I am unsure what to do next and seen a response where someone had same issue and help was given could you help me pleaseThank youSicangu

A:Forgot Admin Password and Power On Password

Try the following unlock code: 48682309

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forgot admin password cant get past that help please my Dell latitude 610 worked fine has been off for a couple of weeks now won't recognize password can't get into computer what can I do ? I have tried holding ctrl and fll and releaseing at same time but nothing happens

A:goes straight to password forgot admin password

Lazesoft Recover My Password Home Editionhttp://www.softpedia.com/get/Securi...http://www.lazesoft.com/forgot-wind...http://www.lazesoft.com/screenshot....http://i.imgur.com/oTphnej.gifTutorialhttp://www.thewindowsclub.com/reset...recALLhttp://www.softpedia.com/get/Securi...http://www.majorgeeks.com/files/det...http://www.davescomputertips.com/re...Portable recALLhttp://www.softpedia.com/get/PORTAB...Or,1: Go into Safe Mode. Then on logon prompt, select Guest to access entry.2: Click on Start > Run, Copy & Paste > "control userpasswords2" without quotes & hit > Enter.3: Click on the on the user account whose password is forgotten & click on Reset Password.4: Enter the new password then click OK to exit. Reboot computer.Or,Obtain Windows CD (XP, Vista, 7, 8, doesn't matter process is largely the same)Here is a sample using a Vista CD.http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/tut...1: Set the bios to boot from CD first.2: Boot off Windows CD into setup.3: At setup hold shift key and press F10.4: This will bring up a command window.5: In the command window type "control userpasswords2" without quotes & hit Enter.6: Highlight admin account and reset and set a new password.Or,1. Place your Windows CD in your cd-rom and start your computer ( make that the bios set to boot from CD)2. Keep your eye on the screen messages for booting to your cd. Typically, it will be ?Press any key to boot from cd?3. Once you get in, the first screen will indicate that Setup is inspecting your system and lo... Read more

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I really need some help it's been awhile since I've used the password ( I forgot it) and I have an HP G71-340 ....I am unable to login and now I'm at a screen that say SYSTEM DISABLE [57784727] I am unsure what to do next and seen a response where someone had same issue and help was given could you help me pleaseThank youSicangu











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Sic Enter   48682309

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System disabled with code A [A0F9B5A2]

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Right before this problem happened, I had suddenly experienced a weird screen glitch and knew to restart my computer. Now, it asks for a BIOS admin or power on password which I did not set. What the heck is going on, and what could I do to fix this??  --WHAT-I-HAVE-TRIED--I have tried "12345"I have tried a blank fieldI have tried "biosPower"-------------------------- --COMPUTER-INFO--Product: HP Stream Notebook 11 (no touchscreen)Product version: 8.1 (x64 architecture)---------------------- If I need to put any more info, just ask.











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A:BIOS "Admin Password or Power On Password" needed for startu...

@GlitchMasta47? At the password screen, hit enter 3 times and you should receive a halt code - enter this on the site below. https://bios-pw.org/ Regards, DP-K

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How remove password BIOS(Admin password & canfigure setup),
 

A:Admin password & canfigure setup password in BIOS remouver

Turn off computer. Find the battery on the motherboard. Take it out for a couple minutes. Put it back in and restart computer. This should reset cmos and solve your problem.
 

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I need this pc for my homework and i cant get it to work. I forgot my admin password. I keep getting a code 58331346. Someon please help.











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A:I forgot my admin password.

When prompted for password try 47099988

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i have frogot my passwrd for admin login and have tried to reset it by booting up with dvd but it does not boot with dvd and i couldnt reset the password.please any tips i do not want to lose my files.











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A:i have forgot my password for admin

try option 1:http://superuser.com/questions/952206/reset-windows-8-1-administrator-password to boot from DVD, enter BIOS pressing Del at boot, once in BIOS, enable F12 boot menu, then press F10 to save and exit.when it reboots press F12 at boot and select DVD as bootable device.

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i have frogot my passwrd for admin login and have tried to reset it by booting up with dvd but it does not boot with dvd and i couldnt reset the password.please any tips i do not want to lose my files.










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A:i have forgot my password for admin

try option 1:http://superuser.com/questions/952206/reset-windows-8-1-administrator-password to boot from DVD, enter BIOS pressing Del at boot, once in BIOS, enable F12 boot menu, then press F10 to save and exit.when it reboots press F12 at boot and select DVD as bootable device.

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How do you get into the a user area that i forgot the password to. (Its the Administrator account aswell)

A:Forgot Admin password.

Follow this tutorial.

Reset User Account Password

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Can anyone help me. The admin password was forgotten and we can only get on the guest account on Windows 7.

A:Forgot admin password??

Hi welcome to tsf

Password circumvention assistance is forbidden here at TSF for the reason that we have no way to know it is the real owner. here are the rules.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/foru...ork&page=rules

Closing thread

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Forgot my admin password. Here is the setup. I have Vista installed on C drive and I have windows 7 on X drive(partition). I can access windows 7 and in 'my computer' I can click and open C drive and go through all files on C drive(vista files). But I can't log into it and can't remember the password. So basically how can I recover the password or gain entry into vista? Thanks

A:Forgot Admin Password

Hi dfs98,

HACKING IS ILLEGAL AND WRONG! IF THIS IS NOT YOUR COMPUTER, DO NOT FOLLOW THESE INSTRUCTIONS! If this is your Windows password (when you try to log onto your account) rather than your BIOS password, go to: http://pogostick.net/~pnh/ntpasswd/ and click ?Bootdisk? at the top. Scroll down to about half-way to the download page. Download the latest CD release and extract the zip file.

Install the HP tool included with this post, start it, and select a blank memory stick. Make sure ALL data is backed up, as the memory stick will be wiped. Select FAT and type a Voulume name if you wish. Check create a DOS start up disk, and select the downloaded CD image.

Once you have made your memory stick, boot into it (you may have to change your BIOS settings) and then follow the instructions in the walkthrough provided by the site. I have included a copy of this walkthrough as a Word document. I have also listed a summary of which buttons to press. Follow these instructions exactly. This will work from NT to Windows 7, and so many options do not apply to Vista, and you will do much damage in running them.

Here is the summary (and included at the bottom of the document) :

? Enter
? Select Windows partion using numbers then enter
? Enter
? 1 then enter
? 1 then enter again
? Enter account name then enter
? 1 then enter
? ! then enter
? q then enter
? y then... Read more

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Hi all

i am currently using my laptop at the moment as i cant get into my main computer. I was trying to set it up so that when i start up it goes all the way to the desktop without putting in a password in the log in screen. I went into user accounts and noticed that there was 2 accounts usually there is one. One was called mcmullan which is the one i use and another called administrator dont know about this one. I was able to delete the mcmullan account (big mistake) but unable to delete the other one, so i thought it would be ok. I rebooted and it came to the log in screen with - user name- administrator i now need a password to get in, i have tried all the passwords i would use including leaving it blank but no luck, is there anyway to get past this, also i noticed that safe mode wont work it gets to mup.sys and then the pc will reboot back to normal start up and end back at the login screen.

Any help would be appreciated.
Thanks
Michael

A:Forgot Admin Password

Don't put in a password and click Enter. What happens? Other than that we cannot offer any suggestions as it is against forum rulesSorryNo subject matter will be allowed whose purpose is to defeat existing copyright or security measures. If a user persists and/or the activity is obviously illegal the staff reserves the right to remove such content and/or ban the user. This would also mean encouraging the use or continued use of pirated software is not permitted, and subject to the same consequences.Topic is closed

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hi my m8s got a laptop and hes forgot his admin password on windows 7, but he can log into guest but thts it but cant access internet with it could anyone help please

A:Forgot admin password

unfortunately its against rules to help with passwords. your mate should have made a password recovery disk.

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Forgot my admin password. Here is the setup. I have Vista installed on C drive and I have windows 7 on X drive(partition). I can access windows 7 and in 'my computer' I can click and open C drive and go through all files on C drive(vista files). But I can't log into it and can't remember the password. So basically how can I recover the password or gain entry into vista?

I realize this is more a vista question than windows 7 and I posted similar post on vista forums but thought I would try here as well. Thanks

A:Forgot Admin Password

You could try editting your Vista's registry using your Windows 7 setup in order to display the true admin account. Then use the true admin account to reset your main profile's password.

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This should explain it nicely, from Vista forums. 2nd Post. How to Enable System Administrator - Vista Forums

Resetting the password, from MS:
What to do if you forget your Windows password

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Hello

I have an Admin password, but I have forgotten it and I can't run any set ups for new programs to fix the problem. Also, I can't move any files to a USB flashdrive or move anything to a black CD. The only thing I do have is a standard user with some restrictions. I don't know what I could do, anyone have any solutions?

FoxMonster21

A:Forgot Admin password

Solutions hmm..well you could remember your password? Otherwise we cannot help.

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my son has made his account as administrator and now has forgotten it. I have managed to make a reset disk for my account but its only limited. Please help as i was trying to install my printer and realised when it prompted me to enter admin password.
 

A:forgot admin password

From the Rules to which you just agreed:

Passwords - Please do not ask for assistance with (or ways to bypass) a forgotten or unknown password, personal identification number (PIN) or any other type of access code that may be required on a computer, mobile device or web site. As there is no way to verify the actual situation or intent, no assistance will be provided and any such threads will be closed.Click to expand...
 

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Need help forgot Admin password when I trid it 3 times it gave a code 83528734

A:forgot Admin password

Hi may i know are you using windows 7, 8 or8.1 on your lap top?

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I forgot the password to my admin user account and cant log in. I tried windows password key, konboot, and trinity rescue kit and none of them booted from disc. Then i went into bios and put the internal optical disk drive first and internal hard disk drive second. Still doesnt boot from disc . Does anyone know how to fix this problem?

Im using the Sony Vaio S series home premium 64bit vpcsc41fm

A:Forgot Admin Password Please Help!

Trinity rescue disk can fix this.

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Alright, so I got a problem, my fault, I had to change my Windows Account password and I am the admin on that account, and I forgot it. Is there any way to get back into it with out system restore or reformatting?
 

A:Forgot Admin's Password...

Welcome to TSG,my pal!

Hope it will help you:

Instructions
http://home.eunet.no/~pnordahl/ntpasswd/bootdisk.html
image files
http://ntpass.blaa.net/bd011022.zip (1.4MB - Bootdisk image, date 011022)
http://ntpass.blaa.net/sc011022.zip (~700KB) - SCSI-drivers (011022)
This is a utility to (re)set the password of any user that has a valid (local) account on your NT system, by modifying the crypted password in the registrys SAM file.
http://home.eunet.no/~pnordahl/ntpasswd/
image writer
http://home.eunet.no/~pnordahl/ntpasswd/rawrite2.zip

Another one
Change administrator password on NT/2000, without knowing it!!! Bootdisk...
http://www.thomasmathiesen.com/itak/html/software.html
image file
http://www.thomasmathiesen.com/filez/sw/external/linuxbootimage.zip
image writer
http://www.thomasmathiesen.com/filez/sw/external/imagewriter.zip
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Another one
http://www.pc-pipeline.com/modules.php?op=modload&name=Downloads&file=index&req=getit&lid=6

Run it to create a boot floppy then follow the instructions. If you choose to do this then you are doing this at your own risk. Just change the admin pw and login then change the account pw's that you desire.

Make sure you have a floppy disk in the floppy drive and let the program create the boot floppy. Now restart the machine a let it boot from the floppy. Now follow what it instructs you to do.

Use it like a bootdisk.

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NTAccess can replace the a... Read more

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I forgot my builtin admin password and somehow my user is a standard user, i cannot do anything.
Is there any way to reset admin password or to change it?
I have tried some programs but no success, cannot do system restore also, everything needs administraitive rights

Any help?

I'm using Windows 8.1, retail version

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I forgot my builtin admin password and somehow my user is a standard user



Without Admin right, you need to do what shown in this post.

Deleted admin account in Win 8.1 update. How to restore?

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I CAN NOT remember my admin password. Here are the steps Ive taken so far. I NEED HELP!

I press F8 upon start up. Select Restore. Select US and then the options are my name, admin, and guest. But the guest and admin are locked and the name is the system administrator but I forgot the password.

I try going into safe mode upon start up but it still asks for my password. I can not reset my password and need help!!

I need to take my computer with me for study abroad and need the system but don't care about the information on the computer I would like to restore it but don't know how since I don't remember the admin password.

Please Help!

A:PLEASE help forgot admin password and cant log in

Hello LostInVista,

Using Method Three in the tutorial below can help show you how to reset your password.

Reset User Account Password

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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Help!!! I forgot the password to the administrator account on my XP pro. I only have an administrator account because I was the only one useing the computer. Is there any way to reset the password or restore the whole computer without a disk This computer was given to me and I was planning to use it for my schoolwork as I am homeschooled.
Thanks in Advance.
Alexis
[email protected]
 

A:Forgot Admin password for XP Pro

You forgot your account password or the account named administrator. If you have an account with administrative privileges you can just reset the administrator's password with that account.
 

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Hi... I understand that you cannot help to bypass passwords. My question is where is best place where I can go (geek squad) where they can verify ownership to get this problem resolved.

Thanks...
 

A:Forgot Admin Password

I wouldn't recommend Geek Squad. Find a local shop.
 

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Hello! I am very new to this website but I am looking for help. I have forgotten my administrative password for my computer! I have no idea how to get into the administrator account now. Please help! What do I have to do? Thanks!

A:Forgot Admin. password!

http://www.google.com/search?hl=&q=Forgot+Admin.+password+xp&sourceid=navclient-ff&rlz=1B3GGLL_en-GBUS430US394&ie=UTF-8

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My father passed away a month ago. He didn't tell anyone, including my mom his password. He disabled built-in admin account and we don't know he's password. I tried to reinstall Windows 10 but it requires the administrator's password.Would like some help please.I've gotta record something for a school competition and I can't record it using a basic user account.

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We were trying to create seperate accounts with the parental controls on bellsouth.net. Couldn't even do that without getting Tech support online. Anyhow, we Created a seperate Sign in account when you log on and it was set up with no restrictions, and we are not having any problems at all. We just simply forgot the Administrative password. Actually it was me that did it. My wife was at work, otherwise she would of made me write it down! Anyhow, I had read somewhere that it can be done, and not being that knowledgeable with computers have not a clue how to do so. Thanks.

A:Help! Forgot Admin Password

Hi DeSax and welcome to BC!You might want to try to recover your password by following the instruction here.There is also another fix by Microsoft. If it doesn't help, you can always come back and let us know. There are many more other methods.

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I seem to have forgot my admin user password for XP anyone got any ideas on how to bypass/crack it?
Any Ideas greatly apprieciated as good password recovery problems cost up to $450!!
skin1301
 

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Hello All,

I have 2 accounts on my computer right now but only one is an Admin one and I have forgotten the password to that so I can't get to any of my files or anything. Does anyone know how to reset the password without re-installing windows and damaging any files?

Thanks,

Adrian.
 

A:Please Help! Forgot Admin Password!

Welcome to TSG....

At the present time we are unable to assist with anything to do with Passwords for anything, basically because of the fact that we can not determine the owenership of the computer and the fact that this is a security matter. Please read the Tech Support Guy rules below:

Tech Support Guy Site Rules

http://www.techguy.org/rules.html
 

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I have tried several of the posted passwords and they are not working 

A:Re: Forgot admin password

You have to take the system disabled code you got from the PC and enter it in the box at the link below so it generates a unique passcode for your specific PC. There would be a one in 10,000 chance that any of the unlock passcodes you see would work on your PC. https://bios-pw.org/  

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I reformatted my dell inspiron laptop. After few weeks I have to run/download a game but i couldnt remember my admin password. What should I do? Pls help. Thanks

A:Forgot admin password

We cannot help with password avoidance . . You will have to figure out what it was

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Can anyone help me? I have searched for three days for a fix and I'm about to throw this dagg gum computer out the window. I miss Micisoft Windows NT!!!! But someome told me Vista was alot better.

I had just changed my password, and I am also listed as the admin and STUPID me forgotten my new (admin) password. My first mistake was I didn't create a separate user for myself. But I cant look back now. My floppy drive is broken so any back up disk is not possible.

What can I do to either retrieve my password or change it. Please help!!

A:Forgot my admin password

Here is a tutorial to reset your password.

Reset User Account Password

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Hi. My friend would like to use some help on her laptop. I already suggested that she should register here and ask directly but she was too busy at the moment. She bought an Acer Aspire laptop with the same specs as mine although it was from a 2nd hand store. It was a laptop with Windows 8 OS, iE7 processor, 4GB DDR3 L Memory, 500 GB HDD. She doesn't have any CDs with her when she bought it because she bought it in a rush. The store only sells laptop but with no installation CDs with them because it had a pre-installed OS. Back to her laptop, she's pretty annoyed for 2 weeks now because she can only access a local account in it. There was an admin account in it, though. I've tried doing things like installing bootable programs on USB that removes admin passwords but the laptop says it doesn't even have a boot option for it. I also manually enabled the boot-thingy on the BIOS. How can we get or remove the admin password?

A:Forgot admin password

I am sorry to hear that.
You can reset password with  a password reset disk, which is a recommended way. If you have no disk, you can reset password by another workable admin account, just login as the workable admin account, go to User Account and change the locked account password. You can use a Windows password recovery tool if these two ways can't work for you, please choose a reliable one if you want. Windows Password Recovery Tool from Tenorshare is a good one, I have fixed this issue with it, you can try

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i have frogot my passwrd for admin login and have tried to reset it by booting up with dvd but it does not boot with dvd and i couldnt reset the password.please any tips i do not want to lose my files.










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A:i have forgot my password for admin

try option 1:http://superuser.com/questions/952206/reset-windows-8-1-administrator-password to boot from DVD, enter BIOS pressing Del at boot, once in BIOS, enable F12 boot menu, then press F10 to save and exit.when it reboots press F12 at boot and select DVD as bootable device.

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how can i find out my admin password without deleting all my files and stuff in my computer?btw its windows 2000
 

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I forgot the password to an old computer I had stored away and now it says "System Disable 58274609" how do I get around this and factory restore. I have already tried F11 and F10.











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Hi: Enter this unlock password... 47152229

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my nephew got an acer ultra thin laptop (win7) for xmas and has for got his admin password already,which is the best software to down load to a usb driver to change it ?
 

A:forgot admin password

sorry no password help
please read the rules

http://www.techguy.org/rules.html
Passwords - Please do not ask for assistance with (or ways to bypass) a forgotten or unknown password, personal identification number (PIN) or any other type of access code that may be required on a computer, mobile device or web site. As there is no way to verify the actual situation or intent, no assistance will be provided and any such threads will be closed.Click to expand...
 

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please help i have forgotten my admin password and log in. is there any way to reset the system so i can change the passwords. help i cannot even burn anything without admin privileges. please help me
 

A:help forgot admin password

What Operating System are you using
 

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Hi, my son has a Dell Latitude D520 with XP operating system. He got a new computer and has forgotten the password to the Dell laptop. I want to have the Dell connected to the cable modem to get on the internet, and have the other computers in the house be wireless, but I can only get on thru the guest function on his computer and it won't get on the internet. I can't make any changes without administrator privileges. Help! Is there any way to reset the password?

Thanks,

Karen

A:Forgot Admin Password

See the following Microsoft article:How to log on to your Windows XP-based computer if you forget your password or if your password expires

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I cannot remember my password

A:FORGOT ADMIN PASSWORD

Sorry, per the forum rules
 
No subject matter will be allowed whose purpose is to defeat existing copyright or security measures. If a user persists and/or the activity is obviously illegal the staff reserves the right to remove such content and/or ban the user. This would also mean encouraging the use or continued use of pirated software is not permitted, and subject to the same consequences.

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Does anyone know how to override or get passed an admin password i had a big fight with the missus one night and changed it and then next morning after i calmed down i couldn't remember it i Run vista home premium i've tried going into setup with a bootable xp disc to take things back to Xp and i tried downloading oph crack as a bootable disc and neither things would boot someone told me it could be the bios set up if it is that can anyone tell me how to fix that really need to get into other side of my comp
 

A:Forgot my Admin Password

The forum rules include:

Passwords - Please do not ask for assistance with forgotten passwords and/or bypassing them. As there is no way to verify the actual situation and/or intentions, no assistance will be provided and any such threads will be closed.Click to expand...
 

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for some reason i just cant remember what my admin password is on my windows xp prof cpu.

Have lots of data dont want to reinstall what must i do.
anyone know of any linux boot program to reset the password?

thanks in advance

A:Forgot Admin password HELP!

Password Recover for XPUBCD4Win has a tool that will allow you to reset any account password, requires WinXP SP1 or SP2 to build, this will also give you full read/write access to your drives allowing you to copy any data off, remove virus's etc..Offline Password Recovery 3mb ISO fileHope these links help

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I have an old laptop that I finaly dug out and I forgot the admin password it has windows NT workstation 4.0 loaded and I want to get in to change it. So how do I get around it?
 

A:Win NT workstation 4.0 Help Forgot Admin password

Here, THIS site should help you. However, please use with CARE.

Scorp.
 

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is there any way to get into my xp admin account it just keeps saying ive forgot my password ? help please
 

A:cant login to win xp admin password forgot

thanks in advance if u can help mr on this
 

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My brother cant remember his login password therefore we can't make any changes on his machine.  he doesnt have a recovery disk..any way around this?  please advise.
 
Thanks,
 
disco

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Not sure if this is in the right place so I apologize if it isn't.
I have not used my laptop in over a year and totaly forgot my user password to access it. I read some junk online on how to create a bootup file on a usb but I guess I am mentaly challenged in that area. What I have it Vista Home Premium. Locked out cause I dont know my password. I have another computer to use, dvd dicks and a usb to use. I don't have the vista to reload it or I would of.
What should I do. If it can be explained simply that would be great to. Thanks

A:Forgot Password for Admin account

I am afraid you will not get much support on this forum for cracking passwords. You should have written it down. And the file on the USB you have to make when the system is running.
The only suggestion I can make is to reinstall the system either from the recovery partition or the installation disk.

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I forgot my admin/power on password,please help...

A:Forgot admin/power on password

Hi @Dreamofme2,I hope you enjoy your visit to the HP Support Forums. I understand you are having an issue with the admin password. I will be glad to help you. Please follow the step from How to Recover Your Forgotten Password (Windows 8) Please keep me informed of how things went. If you require further assistance, let me know and I will gladly do all I can to help you.Please let me know if this resolves the issue by marking this post as "Accept as Solution".To simply say thanks, click the Thumbs up below!  Thanks.

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My system is dell inspiron 13 7348. My windows 10 admin account was locked. meaning i forgot the password. 
laptop does not have optical drive. i tried to boot from USB flash drive but i was unable to even boot from usb.

i tried lot of options/Softwares to unlock it but can't be able to unlock. please let me know what needs to be done to resolve the issue

A:Windows 10 admin password forgot

Hi sivakesava574,
If you forget the administrator password and don't have a password reset disk or another administrator account, you won't be able to reset the password. If there are no other user accounts on the computer, you won't be able to log on to Windows and will need to re-install Windows. However you can try out the steps offered in the link below.
http://bit.ly/1TDFWli
Note: The steps provided in the link below are not confirmed steps from Dell. Please try those steps at your own risk.

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I have forgotten the Admin password to my HP Pavilion DV4 , it throws up a code "key 40159854" can any one help?

A:I have forgot to. The admin password for my HP Pavilion it t...

@Weeksg? Please enter:     55831290 Regards.

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Alright, this is an old IBM Netvista which is giving me trouble. I forgot the admin password, I tried to enter in safe mode, administrator, still says wrong password.

I tried to boot from CD and it will give me an error : "1962 No operating system found.Press F1 to repeat boot sequence"

Tried XP cd, Ubuntu cd and other misc boot cds.. same error.

So I am guessing it's the cd-rom which is giving me trouble?
 

A:Forgot admin password, IBM Netvista

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My son can log on, but I can't use the parental controls because I set them up under the admin user and then promptly forgot it. Dumb! Anyway, I need help to reset the password.

A:forgot password for admin of sons pc

Hello Valgal68, and welcome to Vista Forums.

You can use Method Three in this tutorial to reset the password.

Reset User Account Password

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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ahh! well i forgot my windows xp admin password. its a dell, and its a laptop...so there is no disk drive. i was readin online on ways of to recover it or somtehing, but i regret not having made a password disk.

i called microsoft, and they told me to call dell.. i called dell...and the guy was trasnfering me somewhere and then it hanged up

so i am here posting now on techsupportofurms hoping a way to fix this

A:forgot windows xp admin password!!!

Try accessing the built-in Administrator account, which should have a default password unless you changed it.

XP Pro - At the logon screen, press ctrl+alt+del twice. For the username type "Administrator" and leave the password blank. You should be able to log in and reset the password for your account.

XP Home - In XP Home, you can only access the built-in admin account from Safe Mode. Reboot into Safe Mode (reboot while tapping F8 repeatedly) and you should be able to access the Administrator account at the login.

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Hello Everyone,

I forgot admin password for my Windows Vista 64 Bit Dell PC (actually, my kid changed my admin password and now has no idea what he changed it to). There is another user account on this pc that I can access- it has no password, however, it is not admin account so whatever I want to install or do on this pc - it is asking me for admin password.

I have been reading advice on what to do when you forget admin password- unfortunately, all procedures are too complicated for me since I am not that computer savvy.

I understand the other option is to reinstall operating system. This actually might be easier for me since I do have Reinstallation DVD that came with the computer.

But the problem is that when I tried to reinstall Windows Vista 64 Bit - (From the other user's account)- it asked me for admin password again!

So I am stuck.

Is there a way to reinstall Windows Vista on my PC without having to enter admin password? maybe I shoud put the pc into some kind of safe -or other mode?

I would appreciate your help
 

A:Forgot Admin password for Vista 64 Bit

This actually might be easier for me since I do have Reinstallation DVD that came with the computer.Click to expand...

boot the DVD and it should re-install

However, please re-read the forum rules, we do not support passwords here
http://www.techguy.org/rules.html

Passwords - Please do not ask for assistance with (or ways to bypass) a forgotten or unknown password, personal identification number (PIN) or any other type of access code that may be required on a computer, mobile device or web site. As there is no way to verify the actual situation or intent, no assistance will be provided and any such threads will be closed.Click to expand...

so closing the post
 

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I forgot my admin pw on win xp home tried safe mode didn't work. need help plz help in detail I get confused.
 

A:forgot admin password on win xp home

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After spending about 20 minutes on the phone with a Microsoft consultant to only be told that due to a liabilty and privacy issue, passwords cannot be helped to be removed or changed unless I pay, I decided to see if anyone here could help me.

Heres what is happening:

1. I have not used my PC in about 7 months and completely forgot my Admin password.
2. The only other account is a Limited Account and I tried to make a password reset disc on the Limited but it did not work.

Please, can someone tell me what to do to figure out or change/remove my admin password?
Without reformatting or losing data...

P.S. My hint is NO HELP because I'm known for putting the most random hints (e.g. During the Industrial Revolution, a man named Frederick Darlson created this soon to be American convienence) and that has NOTHING to do with the password unfortunatly...
 

A:Forgot Windows XP Admin Password...

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Hi all i have forgot my administrator password can anyone help me on how to get back the password without formating the os.

Because, i have my important files in it....!

Is there any procedure to break the current password?

Pl. Help me
 

A:Oops! FORGOT ADMIN PASSWORD

Please see the TSG Rules, we no longer provide any help with lost passwords. Obviously, we can't determine the real intent here, so our policy is to abstain from any assistance in these matters.

Please read the forum rules before posting again.

http://www.techguy.org/rules.html
 

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Hi,
I do have the problem, that a friend of mine (YES, it's really a friend of mine and not myself) *lol*, changed his login/admin password (Win XP) and now can't remember it anymore and therefor is unable to log onto his computer.
I've heard already, that it's possible to still somehow get around it (or so) when having the XP CD ready and during booting the computer but do not excactly know how.

Can anyone help me please?

Thanks
wizzle2003
 

A:Solved: forgot admin password in XP

Can anyone help me please?Click to expand...

not here, please read the rules:

Passwords - Please do not ask for assistance with forgotten passwords and/or bypassing them. As there is no way to verify the actual situation and/or intentions, no assistance will be provided and any such threads will be closed.Click to expand...
 

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Hi, very stupidly I have forgotten the admin password for a laptop and don't have it written down anywhere. 
 
However there is no data on the laptop that I need to retrieve as I had only recently wiped it. 
 
I have these discs :
 
Four of these :
 

 
And one of these :
 

 
 
I also have the OS product Key... 
 
So I'm just wondering what the general method is for this as I've never done it before? 
 
Thanks

A:Forgot Admin password - how to reset laptop

If You mean the Windows Password, Given that You  indicate no data to be saved. Just boot off of the Disk 1 of the 1 of 4 and follow the onscreen instructions. Those disks will restore it back to the condition it was in when You bought it.
 
Good Luck
Roger

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A family member of mine forgot there Administrator password and I am short of a way to fix it. The last thing I want to do is format since there are some files they need to keep for work. Any suggestions?

A:Family member forgot Admin password

Hello Grant,

I haven't tested this in Windows 8 yet, but you might see of one of the options may help.

User Account - Reset Password in Windows 7 - Windows 7 Forums

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I recently created a password and have regretfully forgotten it. I have no windows 7 disk and no other users on my laptop. I have not setup any password reset options i.e. system restore disk etc.

How can I restore my computer or just change my password?

A:Forgot Admin Password, no disk, no other user.

Can you remember your 'hint'?

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After forgot admin password on Windows 8, how to access dell computer?If just in order to login Windows 8, there are several ways available. Why? Because remove, reset, recover or bypass Windows 8 password can work.
How to remove Windows 8 admin password?
The good third-party Windows password recovery tool is the most easiest and fastest way, such as Windows Password Genius advanced. The effective tool can be used to remove password for Windows 8/7/Vista etc and reset password for Windows server. So remove admin password with it could save time and guarantee result. The advanced version is special for Windows 8 with high affection.
How to bypass Windows 8 admin password? 
Modify registry can bypass admin password to access computer. 1. Click “Win + R” to open “Run” dialog, input “regedit” command and click “OK” to enter registry setting surface of Windows 82. Modify HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\Current Version\WinlogonRight-click and create a new string value, rename value name as AutoAdminlogon3. Find DefaultUserName, set it as the default user name to sign in Windows. And create string value DefaultPassword, set the value as the password of the default Windows login user.
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Reset disk is the most appropriate utility for Windows 8 admin password recovery. It is usually created before you forgot admin password. So on logon screen, when you type wrong password, a mes... Read more

A:How to Login Windows 8 after Forgot Admin Password?

Great idea! I have ever forgot my Windows 8 administrator password and locked out of computer. My boyfriend helped me reset my forgotten Win 8 password and regained access to my locked computer by following this video guide: How to Reset Windows 8 Password?

It is really helpful!

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hello, I need help, i have a toshiba laptop with Vista in it,now i forgot my admin password,and i have tried lot of hacking tricks,nothing is working, it always ask for the password, can anyone help,to save my laptop.pl.

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Im locked out of a windows XP pc, and the client has no clue as to what the admin password could be! I have came across some tools, but I want to know what everybody is using lately. What tools do you guys use for resetting your local admin password? besided wiping it out.
 

A:Solved: Forgot local admin password for XP...

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Hi i need a help to recover my password for admin account could you please help me

A:I forgot my admin password for system recovery

Hi, Thank you for posting in the HP Support forum. Please, read this topic to find the answer of your question >> http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/I-forgot-my-password-can-HP-help...

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I bought a computer from a snake , he gave me microsoft office 2000 professional ,but took the software with him and left me no product # or anything.Also he won't return any of my phone calls. But that's not the problem ..the problem is that I forgot my password. I was planning to never turn my computer off so that it would never be an issue.But I did and now I can't log on to windows to even get in the start up menu. Please someone Help me tell me what I can do. Support from Microsoft can't help your my last hope.
 

A:{Advice Offered} - Forgot Admin Password

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Hello, I have a dell laptop, that runs windows 8. somehow, the password was changed on the admin account. Thankfully, the guest account is on so I can still use the laptop. I tried going to the given site to reset the password but that did not work. Help?
Thanks in advance!

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My friend forgot the login password to her Windows 8 laptop. She has another profile but with only standard privileges. She has a lot of research data on her computer under the admin profile and cannot afford to reset the system to factory settings.Please help me with all the possible ways to save her 10 years of research work.Thanks in advance.

A:Forgot the admin password for my Windows 8 dell laptop

Hirens boot cd... There's tool to reset it

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Hey everyone, i have had a virus that totally locks me out of the desktop. Therefore i go to advanced boot options and click repair computer and now a window popped up saying"system Recovery options".. i have a few usernames (5, however one says Mcx1 )and i dont have a password? any ways to recover this without using the desktop?? SOS

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 So I forgot my local admin password, and I need that password to be able to do literally anyting on here (I'm now regretting that decision) I bought the laptop on craigslist previously and it was practically brand new so I dont have the windows 8.1 factory recovery disc, and its way to expensive for me to just go and buy since they are close to if not over $100.00! I have literally tried everything! And I'm starting online school this monday and I have to download Microsoft Office but I cant do that because I dont have my local admin password. Can someone please help me!!!!

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I have an hp envy x360 laptop and I forgot the admin password. I want to factory reset it. I changed the password by tapping f9 repeatedly when it was coming on. But now it's saying I need the password that was last used when logging on but I have no idea what it was. Somebody please help!!!!

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please help me, i forgot my password my admin password and in the guest account uac system ask a password everytime i install something!!! I am using KonBOOt 1.1 ive been trying to reset it but im new to Gateway NV59C laptop i dont know how to boot it to cd.. when i press F2 into the boot tab i cannot find the primary boot device! pls. help!
 

A:windows 7 forgot admin password (Gateway NV59C)

Try booting up in safe mode to see if you can access your administrator's account.

Hope I didn't break any rules, just hoping to give some help.
 

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so i forgot my admin password and am stuck with only being able to login with the guest account so Im limited on what I can do like I tried to change the sticky keys to the command prompt shortcut but I need the password in order to do that. also when I try to reset the password it asks for a floppy disk or a usb drive and when i put in the USB hard drive, nothing happens it still tells me to insert a usb hard drive. Please help I have a toshiba satellite with no recovery discs or anything. What can I do? I'm willing to wipe all data in order to get my laptop to work if i can't reset my password

A:Forgot Admin password and I'm stuck on guest account

See if it helps - How to Reset Your Forgotten Windows Password the Easy Way - How-To Geek

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I recently got a brand new PC a Dell T5810 Workstation with Windows 7 . However after setting up the account I forgot the password. Can't even remember it with the password hint and unfortunately I didn't create the password recovery disk.

I cant' open the computer in safe mode or safe mode with command prompt, because both of them asked for the admin credentials, there is no default admin account either.

I have the Windows installation DVD and tried to get the PC back to factory settings, but then also it asked for the admin password.

Then I tried several password unlockers( I guess most of them are Linux based) and all failed, it appears to me that they can't find the hard drive.

I guessed my only hope was to " reset a password using the Sticky Keys trick" as mentioned in this tutorial:

https://onedrive.live.com/view.aspx?...79&app=WordPdf

I booted from the installation disk however, I cant copy anything from/ to the C: drive as it shows "the device is not ready error".
I checked the list of available drives by using the following command :

wmic logicaldisk get name

A list of drives appears including the C:, but when I tried to look into its directories "the device is not ready error". appears.

Note that the Disk name and Windows 7 DO NOT appear under the system recovery option, as shown in the pic taken from the tutorial mentoned above:


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A:Forgot Windows 7 admin password: Tried many trcks without effect

Download and make bootable media for Offline Windows Password & Registry Editor

Download in Bootdisk section, scroll down some

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