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Post by thpgrad on Wed Sep 02, 2009 11:22 am

I recently changed a windows password, I had to type in the old password and confirm the new by typing it twice now I cant get either password to work. its Windiows XP professional. It has a set up where you hold ctrl alt del then manualy enter user name and password.,no Icons for user names,It was a computer given to my boss and i realy realy need to get past this for her. thanks in advance for anyone help you can give me.

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Post by Xenos on Fri Sep 04, 2009 11:38 pm

You can remove windows passwords by

Booting into safe mode (f8 while boot)

then loggin in as ADMINISTRATOR

control panel -> user options

click the username with lost password and select option 'remove password' then OK

Restarts the PC and boot normally and it should log in with no prompt for password


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