How to recover lost windows 7, vista and xp admin password
Questions about losing windows password:
"I lost windows 7 password of my Acer laptop. I don't have a windows 7 password reset disk, and I cannot reset the current user password with administrator account, because administrator is inactive. Now I need password software to recover the lost password of my Acer laptop. Other information, My Acer laptop do not have a CD-ROM, I cannot use boot cd disk to boot my laptop. I can use USB flash drive to boot my Acer laptop. Can somebody help me? Thanks."
"Need help about losing computer password! I lost my vista password on my Dell PC, I have no idea what I can do to recover my vista password. Can anyone help me? Thanks a lot. Additional, a friend told me to reset the lost password with windows password reset disk, but I do not have a password reset disk."
"I created a new password to the administrator account few months ago. Now I lost the administrator password of my windows xp. I cannot reset the lost password with a standard user. Can anybody tell me how to recover my windows xp password?"
From Yahoo, fixya.com and Microsoft answer, I found many people lost windows password and asked for help on forums and community.
Answer to recover lost password for windows 7, vista, and xp
In this article, I will show you the tricks that how to recover your lost windows password with windows password reset disk or windows password recovery tool.
Reset or recover lost windows 7, vista and xp password with password tool
Now I show a simple and easy way to recover windows password without old password. That would be very helpful if haven't created a password reset disk when forget windows password. Now follow the steps below to reset windows password:
Step 1: Get Spower Windows Password Reset Professional full version and install it . Spower Windows Password Reset Professional can be installed in windows 2000 or later.
Step 2: Create a USB Windows password reset disk. Please refer to How to create a Window password reset USB disk for more information.
Note: Step 3, step 4 and step 5 happen on the computer you want to reset its password.
Step 3: Set the lost password computer to boot from USB drive.
- If you have trouble in setting computer boot from USB drive, please refer to How to set computer to boot from USB drive for more information.
Step 4: Boot the lost password computer from USB Windows password reset disk.
Plug in USB Windows password reset disk to the computer, restart it. And then wait for Spower Windows Password reset professional to launch.
Step 5: Reset Windows password with Spower Windows password reset professional.
When the Spower Windows password reset professional launch, follow the steps shown as red number to reset the windows password:
- Select a Windows system which you lost its password.
- Click user name to select a user from list - select the one you lost its password.
- Click Reset button to reset the password - set it to blank.
- Click Reboot button to restart computer.
- After restarting, you can login your windows without password. .
With Spower Windows Password Reset Professional, you can reset recover lost password for windows 7, vista, xp, 2000, 2003, and 2008 easily, and you do not need the old password.
Reset lost windows password with password reset disk
If have created a windows password reset disk, it will be very easy to reset the lost password for windows 7, vista, and xp. Follow the tips below:
- When enter an error password, a message will prompt the user name or password is incorrect.
- Click OK, and then click Reset Password...
- Insert Windows password reset disk.
- Follow the password reset wizard to create a new password step by step.
More information, see http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/Reset-your-Windows-password
Now you can instantly reset windows password:
Hello. Few days ago, I enabled administrator account and created a password for it. Unluckily, I forgot windows 7 password no reset disk on my computer. I typeed in several passwords I use, it still prompted the user name or password is incorrect. I also tried to reset the administrator password by other account, but it gone to fail. Both other two account do not have the privilege to change the password of other account. Can anyone give me a workable suggestion that help me to recover my windows 7 password? My system is windows 7 home premium. My laptop is Dell inspiron mini. I would be very grateful. - A user of Microsoft forums asked.
Hello, BlueKing. I knew you from Microsoft forums, and I know you are an IT professional. I lost the admin password of my Windows 7. Can you tell me how to recover the my admin password of my computer? Thanks a lot! - An e-pal asked me.
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