07-20-2010 09:19 AM
Anybody forgot their password for Windows 7 on an HP Mini netbook?
I've taken it to my company's tech support guys with their recovery discs but they have failed to recover or reset the password. Now I can't get into Windows 7 starter on my laptop anymore
I need help URGENTLY!
07-20-2010 07:50 PM - last edited on 04-28-2011 08:59 AM by SedonaF
Do you have another Administrative account on that computer? If you do, you can login to that account and go into User Management and reset the password from there.
If not, I suggest you try a third-part password recovery software, and this article may help you.
07-22-2010 07:02 AM
Previous post is done to SELL YOU THEIR SOFTWARE
Just google " windows password recovery tools" and you see lots of FREEE APPS
ADMIN PASS in windows 7 is usually BLANK ,,,,,,,,,,, and you type in ADMINISTRATOR in lowercase
and you can log in
Cheers ...............hope it helps someone
11-09-2010 02:43 AM
There are three methods to reset Windows 7 password
Method one: Logging in Windows 7 with an available admin account to recover Win 7 password
Methods two: Creating a password reset disk to recover the Win 7 password, by this methods, you need create a Windows password reset disk before you have lost or forgotten your Windows admin password.
Method three: Using Windows Password Recovery Basic to recover Windows 7 password
04-13-2011 12:18 AM
This tutorial is about how to break HP Windows 7 password with flash drive without losing any data. Usually, when we realize losing laptop password, the best way is using password reset disk if you have created it before.
The MOST efficient way if you don't have a password reset disk, try to find Windows 7 Password Key to reset your account
password to blank without knowing the current password
04-13-2011 01:44 AM
Thanks everybody, I did manage to get the password sorted out but I will have to go through the same process for my HP 530. Will see which suggest will work for the Windows Vista laptop
04-13-2011 03:21 AM - last edited on 06-07-2011 09:10 AM by SedonaF
If you want to reset Windows vista password, a password reset disk is of great help. But the disk only use in a certain account which you have created before losing that account password, or it won't help.
This is an tutorial telling how to reset Windows vista password with flash drive, you can take a look at there.
Have a nice day!
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