How to unlock a laptop when you forgot the password
My laptop is locked and i forgot the password, what do i do to unlock my laptop login password? – Somebody usually asked me this question. Here I will shows you a easy way to fix the problem quickly.
How to unlock a laptop when you forgot the password? Please keep reading. This guide will show you a simple way that how to unlock windows 8/7/vista/xp password for HP/DELL/ACER/LENOVO/GATEWAY/SONY/Toshiba laptop password without administrator account and windows reset disk.
Steps to unlock a laptop password
Step 1: Create a password unlock disk with password software. Many program can help you create a password unlock disk and recover the login password easy. If you have no idea which one is right for you, I recommend you Spower password reset tool or Windows Password Rescuer. With them, you just need a few clicks to create a password unlock disk.
Step 2: Boot the locked laptop from password unlock disk. Insert password unlock disk to the locked laptop, get into bios and set the locked laptop to boot from USB or CD drive, and then reboot the locked laptop. Tips: You have two ways to set a laptop to boot from USB or CD drive:
Method 1: Set a laptop to boot from USB/CD via BIOS. see How to set computer to boot from USB drive
Method 2: Set a laptop to boot from USB/CD by BOOT MENU KEY. Example for resetting Dell laptop to boot from USB: Insert the USB Flash drive into a USB port and restart the computer. When F12 = Boot Menu appears in the upper-right corner of the screen, press <F12>. The BIOS detects the device and adds the USB flash option to the boot menu. Then you can choose the USB flash drive to boot from.
Tips: For more example for HP, ACER, LENOVO laptop, see How to set your comptuer (laptop) boot from CD/USB drive quickly
Step 3: Unlock laptop password with the software. When password unlock software starts, choose a locked user account, and click “Reset” to unlock it password.
Step 4: Click “Reboot” to restart laptop and login without any password.