Wednesday, May 7, 2014

6 Tips to Reset Your Forgotten Windows 8 Password Quickly

Everyone forgot the Windows login password. To be honest, forgetting a Windows login password is awful, no accessing to your computer and no getting back the important files. Your work or study will be disrupted just due to forgetting the login password. I own an HP computer with Windows 8, ever I forgot the Windows 8 password so that I couldn’t finish my work in time. and I will tell you what I did to reset the Windows 8 login password like this

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Tip 1: Reset Windows 8 pasword with Windows Password Hint
When setting a Windows password on Windows 8, you are able to create a hint to help you remember the lost or forgotten Windows password. Of course, the password hint will not appear until you input a wrong Windows password. With the help of hint, you can easily remember the forgotten password. Then you can access to your computer.

Tip 2: Recover forgotten Windows 8 Password by Microsoft Account
Windows 8 system allows users to login with Microsoft Account. And exactly you use Microsoft Account to login, you are lucky, Just go to the Microsoft official website to reset your Windows 8 password .

Tip 3: Use Password Reset Disk to Reset Windows 8 pasword
You can easily reset forgotten Windows 8 password with a password recovery disk. But you need to create a password reset disk in Windows 8 in advance. The password reset disk can help you reset Windows password when you forget Windows password. No need to worry about anything if you have a password reset disk. In fact, many users don’t know how to create a password reset disk or forget to create one before forgetting Windows login password. So you can prepare a password reset disk in advance in case of emergency

Tip 4: Reset Windows 8 Password via Available Administrator Account
If you have a built-in administrator account and this account is available, things will become very simple just log into your computer with Administrator Account, open “Control Panel” and click”User Account”, then click Local Users and Groups folder and Users folder. All Windows accounts will be displayed for you. Click one to reset the lost Windows 8 Password.

Tip 5: Crack Windows 8 Password with Ophcrack
Ophcrack is a free Windows password cracker based on rainbow tables. It comes with a Graphical User Interface and runs on multiple platforms. The program contains the ability to import the hashes from a variety of formats, including dumping directly from the SAM files of Windows. It is claimed that these tables can crack 99.9% of alphanumeric passwords of up to 14 characters in usually a few minutes. But you should care that the way it takes to reset the lost Windows 8 password is to crack your computer.

Tip 6: Reset Windows 8 Password by Third-Party Program
You have many choices for Third-Party Windows 8 Password Program. An easy and safe program is what you need. “Windows Password Recovery Tool (Click here to download the program)” is a good choice, you can have a try.

Step 1: Download and install Windows Password Recovery Tool on an available PC
Step 2: Insert a blank CD/DVD or a USB Flash device (one is ok) in the available PC, and then you should burn to the CD/DVD or a USB.

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Step 3: Please make sure that your PC boots from the CD/DVD-ROM or USB, insert the CD/DVD-ROM or USB and boot your locked computer
Step 4: After loading, you will see the interface of Windows Password Recovery Tool Standard.
Select the user accounts whose password you want to reset, you can reset your lost Windows 8 password in several minutes.

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Sunday, May 4, 2014

Top 4 Methods to Reset Your Windows 7 Password

For computer information security, people always set complex Windows passwords to protect important information from others or hackers. But people often forgot or lost Windows 7 password. What should you do? How you reset Windows 7 password? First, you should know which account password you want to reset, you want to reset Windows administrator account standard account or guest account. Then what you should do is to use a good way to reset Windows password for your own personal computer. Actually, there are lots of methods to reset the password with the same theory. Here are mainly four methods for Windows 7 password reset.

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Method 1: Reset the Windows 7 password with a password reset disk
In general, when people forgot the password, people will think of password reset disk. Microsoft recommends users to create a password reset disk for emergency, this is the best solution to reset the password with a prerequisite of creating a password reset disk.
1. Insert your USB or DVD/CD. Open Control Panel
2. Click User Accounts and Family Safety, and then click User Accounts. In the left pane, click “Create a password reset disk”, and then follow the instructions. Make sure you store the password reset disk in a safe place.
The disk works perfectly to recover Windows password. It is also useful for administrator password recovery, you can write it to a blank CD/DVD or USB flash drive to recover administrator password. Booting up and clearing a password

Method 2: Reset Windows 7 Standard and Guest account password by lusrmgr.msc
This is an easy method, but the administrator access is required. If you can login to your computer with another administrator account, do it as below:
Step 1: Press Win Key and type “lusrmgr. msc” in the Search box, press Enter
Then Local Users and Groups open. Please type the password or provide confirmation.
Step 2: Choose Local Users and Groups, and then click Users.
Step 3: Choose account that you need to reset the password, and click “Set Password”. Type the password that you want to set, confirm it.

Method 3: Use command prompt to recover Windows 7 password
Step 1: Login your Windows as administrator(You also can logon Safe Mode with Command Prompt, pressing F8 when restart your computer, hit up/down key to choose Safe Mode with Command Prompt and hit Enter).
Step 2: Click on Start, type “cmd” in the Search box and press Enter.
Step 3: Type net user, all user accounts on your computer will be listed.
Step 4: Type net user "username" "new password "(replace username and new password with yours), press Enter, then the password will be reset as new one and you can logon Windows 7 with it.

Method 4: Use Windows password reset tools
If you want to reset standard account or guest account password, it is easy to use another administrator account to reset Windows 7 user password. But as for the administrator, you have to reinstall Windows or choose a Windows password recovery tool. Fewer people want to reinstall Windows for resetting password.
There are free and charged tools, free tools are also playing a role, but with less safety and efficiency, these free tools like Offline NT Password may damage your important files and may waste much time to crack your computer
Windows Password Recovery Tool is the best resetting Windows password tool for charge I have tried. It sells with lower price than other similar software. With easy and safe operation, no files damaged, this tool is 100% working to reset Windows 7 administrator password quickly
Step1: Download and install Windows Password Recovery Tool (four editions Optional matches your need)
Step2: Burn an available CD/DVD or USB. (A USB flash CD/DVD drive should be with enough space.)

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Step 3: Set your target computer to boot from CDROM or USB flash drive
Step 4: Reset your Windows 7 password. Insert the burned CD/DVD or USB flash drive into the locked computer.
Step 5: Select the target Windows system you want to reset the password for on the start page

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Step 6: Select the user account whose password you want to reset

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And now you have reset the password successfully.
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Above are useful methods to reset forgotten Windows 7 password instead of reinstalling Windows, choose a suitable method for your computer when you forget the Windows 7 password.

1. Create a Windows password disk for emergency.
2. Backing up your Windows 7 password safely on other place.
3. Asking for help to Windows Password Recovery Tool.