11-12-2013 06:31 PM
When I improved windows 8 to 8.1, I recorded the administrator password; however, it doesn't work.
Today I purchased and downloaded "Windows Password Recovery Standard from SWREG. It doesn't help because an administrator password is required to run it. Any suggestions would be appreciated.
11-14-2013 08:20 AM
Hi lloyd56, sorry to hear that you are having issues with logging into your computer. I have found a great step by step video that will explain in detail on how to reset your password. The site that I am sending you is NOT supported by HP in anyway. http://www.password-reset.com/?gclid=CJSXm4fH5LoCF
If this does not resolve the issue, please feel free to write back for more instructions.
Thanks in advance
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12-30-2013 08:59 PM
A few days ago, I also forgot my admin password for Windows 8.1 laptop login. So I was locked out of Win 8.1 computer for several days. During that period, I was still looking for ways to reset Windows 8.1 admin password all the time. Even though there are several ways provided on Internet. But what I was worried about is that they probably would do harm to my laptop. So I couldn’t take my laptop into risk. Until I found Windows Password Genius, I realized I should try to use it to remove Windows 8.1 forgotten administrator password, because I didn’t have to worry about that anything on computer would be damaged or lost if I used it.
This video would make it easier to learn how to use it.
01-21-2014 12:13 AM
I also forgot my Windows 8.1 admin password, then at last I used a tool called SmartKey Windows Password Recovery and it helped me a lot. I followed this youtube video to recover Windows 8.1 password - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9PBDEgJb6OE
02-12-2014 04:48 AM
Here is a very useful tutorial on youtube, just watch it as I don't want to write it all out. I was in the same position once and this is how I did it. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bbnDOSHJDNA
04-03-2014 05:34 PM
i reset Acer password with a recovery program.
Step 1: Download and install, run the program on another computer.
Step 2: Burn a bootable CD/DVD/USB Flash Drive with the program.
Step 3: Reset Windows password by the burned CD/DVD/USB Flash Drive.
More details: How to reset windows 8.1 pasword.
07-22-2014 03:48 AM
Hey, friends! Don't worry. If you are the only adminstrator of the computer, you can also reset the forgotten password with a password reset disk. The password reset disk can be created with a blank CD/DVD/USB flash drive. Please follow the instructions below to reset your password on Windows 8.1:
- Download and install Windows Password Key in another accessible PC.
- Burn a reset disk with Windows Password Key.
- Reset your password with the created disk above.