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    darrickreneposted 7 years ago

    How do I get passed windows password?  I have forgotten what mine is and can't use the computer.

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      darrickreneposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      I used another computer.  I put it in safe mode and went threw the admin account.  Thanks for the help.

      1. Mr Nice profile image68
        Mr Niceposted 7 years ago in reply to this

        No problem I am glad this process solved your problem.

    2. beth811 profile image69
      beth811posted 7 years ago in reply to this

      Boot your PC>Press F8 repeatedly>Select Safe Mode with arrow keys>Log in as Administrator>Click Start>Control Menu>User Accounts>Click regular account>Remove the Password> >Reboot.

      Hope this will help you. Goodluck!

  2. Misha profile image74
    Mishaposted 7 years ago

    L@@K Eric, yet another one with the password issue lol

    Your password might as well work here, too wink

  3. needful things profile image78
    needful thingsposted 7 years ago

    Try the admin account...

  4. JamaGenee profile image88
    JamaGeneeposted 7 years ago

    How did you get online to get here if you can't use the computer because you've forgotten the password?????????????????????

    Just wondering..............


    1. funride profile image79
      funrideposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      lol lol lol lol lol lol

      Now you ruined his intentions big_smile.

  5. Mr Nice profile image68
    Mr Niceposted 7 years ago

    Try to log into guest account. You should be able to log in unless you disabled guest account. Otherwise try safe mode once there go to control panel then user accounts & change your password.  If that doesn't work & you have the Windows Cd just reinstall the Windows. If you don't have the Windows Cd then bad luck.smile

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    robfluthposted 7 years ago

    I have  downloaded Windows Password Recovery Tool 2.0 from  It works perfectly to reset any local user account to a blank password. I Wrote it to an old 128mb USB flash drive do this.

  7. sunforged profile image69
    sunforgedposted 7 years ago
  8. shanekruger profile image61
    shanekrugerposted 7 years ago

    I think u have to re install your computer.

  9. brad4l profile image82
    brad4lposted 7 years ago

    One of the quickest and easiest ways to reset a windows password is to download a Linux Live Cd that has chntpw on it.

    By using chntpw, you won't be able to see your old password, but you can disable it or reset it.

    SYSRescue CD has chntpw on it: http://www.sysresccd.org/Main_Page

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    rajalakshmyposted 7 years ago

    Giving passwords to computers should be avoided. James bond style computers have self destruction systems, if the password is incorrect.