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Password protected sheet in excel and can't remember the password

Q: Password protected sheet in excel and can't remember the password

The company I work for has a control room where they have to enter data into excel spreadsheets with lots of links and macros, so we password protected the sheet so that they could only manipulate the cells that they needed. Myself and 2 other employees have access to the spreadsheet. Someone changed the password and the person does not remember what they changed it to. Is there any way to reset the password?

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A: Password protected sheet in excel and can't remember the password

Do you have a backup from before the password was changed?

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I have a workbook for Orders with data retrieved from a Customers workbook that I want to password protect. At the moment, when the user wants to place a new order, he clicks on a button and a macro fills in the cells for the next row, actually entering the link in the form
Code:
ActiveCell.FormulaR1C1 = "=VLOOKUP(RC[-2],'C:\path\Customers.xlsx'!CustomerData,3,FALSE)"
The cells in the worksheet thus look up the data from the Customers workbook and offer these as suggested details for the new order - the user may then manually overtype e.g. delivery address etc. Once the order has been finalised, another command button removes the links from this row, pasting the entered values back into their own cells, and entirely deletes the sensitive data so no record of credit card data remains on this sheet.

My problem is that I want to secure the Customers workbook with a password. It contains credit card information, including authorisation code, as well as the customer's full name and address. But if I set a password on this workbook, the user is asked to supply the password not only when updating the workbook links but also for EACH instance of the macro filling in a linked cell - some 15 or so times per transaction.

I would like to perhaps set a global variable asking for the password when the orders sheet is first opened, and store it for the duration of the session, then lose it when the workbook is closed.

How do I trap the password dialog box and enter the ... Read more

A:Solved: Link to password protected sheet in Excel

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How to set Password in an Excel sheet, I tried, anybody please help me out
 

A:How to set Password in Excel sheet

Do you want to set it manually or with Visual Basic?
If it is Manually look in the main menu under Tools>Protection>Protect Sheet
 

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Hi

Does anyone know how to change the password for a Excel 2010 spreadsheet?

We have one, we know the password, but need to change it as many people that shouldn't know it, does. But can't figure out how

We can't use Save As, as the spreadsheet is linked to other tables on the network. Just want to change the password that we already know, to a new one.

Looked here already, they just mention Save As:

https://support.office.com/en-US/ar...ions-EF163677-3195-40BA-885A-D50FA2BB6B68#bm4

https://askdrexel.drexel.edu/app/an...:-change-password-of-a-workbook-in-excel-2007

We're used to Office 2003, so this is a big jump at work for us

Thanks

eddie
 

A:How to change Excel 2010 password (when in the excel sheet)

We can't use Save As, as the spreadsheet is linked to other tables on the network.Click to expand...

Why not? You can save it with the exact-same filename, even with the Save As command. It's only from here you can choose the Tools drop-down, General Options, and then change the password from there.
 

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I have one small problem. I cannot open Excel document. It is password protected.
Please let me know if you know how.

A:How to open password protected Excel?

Hi,

If this file is from another source, its best to contact them directly to obtain the password.

Regards,
Golden

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When I password protect an Excel file and someone opens it, it says "file name is reserved by my name". How can I change the value of my name?
 

A:Solved: Excel Password Protected Files

I am not sure if this will work, because I can only sometimes get that "...reserved by (name)" to pop up - don't know why.
But you can try two things - go to Tools, Options, Security, and click "Remove personal information from file properties on save", then go to General and change the name there, prior to saving or password protecting the file.
 

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Hello everyone,

I hope somebody can help with my problem.
There's a password protected workbook, that I need to copy structure from in order to create a template. There are about 50 worksheets in that workbook with lots of formulas. I just don't want to try and recreate everything (design and formulas) manually - cell-by-cell, because it would take weeks. Let alone mistakes that are inevitable. When I try to just copy any worksheet from workbook in question and paste it to newly created workbook, all the formulas are gone and only actual calculated values get pasted. So, is there any workaround or trick to solve this problem? I don't seem to find any.
Thank you in advance.
 

A:Copying password protected Excel spreadsheets

Try Paste Special - Formulas.
 

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My PC operate on windows 2000 professional.
I operate two excel files at the same time.
one is with charts & diagram spreadsheet,
the other is simple data entry spreadsheet.
Both spreadsheets is huge in file size [min. 1meg]

the data entry spreadsheet is protected with password.
the data entry spreadsheet suddenly shuts & closed up.
the charts & diagram speadsheet intact & remains operational.

I try to re-open the data entry spreadsheet, typed in the
CORRECT password. But it can't open & shows a message
"EXCEL.exe has generated errors and will be closed by Windows. You will
need to restart the program. An error log is being created".

How should i open this file?
 

A:password protected excel files can't open

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HP Pavilion Sleekbook15-BOO3TUwin. 8 64 bit. Sir, i set my  Notebook  password as images password... but after one week,  when i  open my notebooknow it is asking me word password to type... since, it has been long time /  one year,  now i had forgot my word password.if it ask me to to do images i still rememberbut  word password i dont rememeber Sir. sir,is there any way without loosing my c drive i could reset my passwordor to appeared a images passwordthank you sir.

A:Forgotten words Password only remember images password

Hi tovishe, Since you are facing where in you have forgotten the Windows Password to log into your account please click on the web links given below should be able to help you to resolve the issue on your unit.Managing User Accounts and Logins (Windows 8)Please follow the steps mentioned under ?Resetting a lost password in Windows 8? from above link.What to do when you forget your sign-in password (Windows 8)If in case the above does not help the only option is to perform HP Recover (OS reinstallation) kindly click the web link below. By doing this your unit will be returned to factory setting and you will lose all data stored on your Hard Disk Drive.Performing an HP System Recovery (Windows 8)Please follow the steps under ?Recover your HP notebook computer -> Recovery when Windows 8 does not start correctly?




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When I turn on my computer it asks for the administrator password or power on password. I forgot it and entered something 3 times and got a system disabled message with code 843448331











Solved!
View Solution.

A:Dont remember admin password or power on password. When i tr...

Hi, Enter   31022215 Regards, DP-K

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Hey you guys!

I was just like trying to open this excel spreadsheet but my brother wouldn't help me so he told me aout this site and that you guys help so much!

So please please can someone help me to open this spreadsheet it's about perfumes and I love perfumes!!!!

Pleeeeease help you guys!
 

A:Problem opening password protected excel worksheet

Who's file does it belongs to?
We don't do illegal stuffs.
 

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Hi,

I have encountered this problem which is bugging me for days now.
I was just creating back ups of my files to a different location of my PC (diff. partition, to be exact), the usual copy and paste. After a few minutes, I got this error that says 123.xlsx cannot be copied because the file is missing. I decided to skip it and continue backing up other files. After copying, I tried to locate and open the 123.xlsx file. The file was there but upon opening and after entering the password, it says "The file is corrupt and cannot be opened." I have 3 files like this, all of which are password protected. So I'm assuming that the password protection of excel has something to do with it.

I have tried multiple excel recovery tools from google. Even the steps for recovering corrupted files from Microsoft website, none of them worked.

I'm using MS Excel 2013, windows 8.1 64 bit; if it helps.

Please, I'm desperate. The files are equal to months of work. ( I know, I know, i should back up my files more often.)

Best regards,
 

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Hello,
 
I have 2 corrupted Excel files that I store on Microsoft SharePoint.  I store hundreds of other Excel 2013 files there, but 2 recently became corrupted.  Actually, the only 2 that became corrupted were password protected.  When I try to open each file, it says that they can't be opened because they are corrupted.
 
I've tried every available recover option and advice; recover formula, data, excel recovery software, open and repair, etc.  I believe that because the files are password protected, standard Excel recovery programs won't work.  I've tried 6 of the more common ones that come up in a google search and they all can't repair the file.  I can't remove the password because it won't open due to the corruption.  In other words, I don't have the option to enter a password because it says that it is corrupted before I have a chance to enter a password.
 
I've heard that it might be ransom ware or a virus, but nothing has popped up on my computer and all of my non-password protected Excel files are corrupted.
 
I've tried opening and repairing the file with Excel 2007, too...no luck.
 
I'm running Windows 8.1, Excel 2013.  Both corrupted Excel files are small...less than 300 kb.
 
I have the password, so has anyone else had this problem?  If not, does anyone know of someone I could hire to extract the data that I had in the spreadsheet?
 
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A:Corrupted password protected 2013 Excel File

Hello, and Welcome
 
It is probably a long shot but it's possible your Sharepoint is set up to view previous versions. Check this link.

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As above really. Trying to create a network for file sharing, as have upgraded the 'server' (part of a Workgroup, not a Domain) from WinXP to Win7 and experienced problems ever since. Ironically the problems haven't mainly been with sharing files between Win7 and WinXP systems, but between 2 Win7 systems.

I bought a new Win7 laptop and tried to connect it to the server, but it hasn't had Read/Write privileges over the files in the Win7 server. Entering a username and password to gain access to the servers folders has not been a problem, and as far as I know, opening files such as documents has not been a problem either. However, when trying to save an edited document, access is denied, and if I try to open an executable file (this is necessary for a node installation), it prompts me for a network password.

Every combination possible of username and password from the 2 systems (including '\' or 'SYSTEMNAME\' before the username) has not worked. I tried syncing the times which was apparently a previous problem, but to no avail. I am unable to access Local Security Policy, as the server is running off Home Premium. I have tried creating a new workgroup, removing and changing passwords, enabling guest access to the network through the Windows Resource Kit Command Shell, creating identical users on both computers, but nothing appears to have worked.

Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thank you in advance!
 

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I've read through pages and pages of search results for this, but they all seem to be between Win7 and XP, or something not quite the same as my problem.

Here at home we are all using Windows 7 (a mix of Home Premium and Ultimate). I have an HTPC which has all our DVDs on. This PC has a few shares so we can access our movies across the network.

I have set up the shares using the Sharing Wizard thing, and set 'Everyone' to Read/Write. I can verify the permissions for the shares in Advanced Sharing > Permissions, and see that 'Everyone' has full control.



In the Network and Sharing Center, the settings for sharing are as follows:Network discovery = ON
File and printer sharing = ON
Public folder sharing = OFF (no need for it)
Media streaming = ON (for WMP, Xbox)
Use 128-bit encryption = ON
Password protected sharing = OFF
Allow Windows to manage Homegroup connections = ON
I should point out after the last bullet point that we are not using a Homegroup.

So with all that as it is, whenever I try to connect to the HTPC shares from another computer, I still get prompted for a username and password, with the "X Invalid user name and password" message beneath the text boxes. I can, however, connect without a problem from my laptop, which has the same username and password as the admin account on the HTPC.

The strange thing now - if I type "anonymous" into the username box and try to connect, I get in. Everything then works as it should. So either all... Read more

A:Password protected sharing is OFF, still asked for username/password?

You might want to check that the time/date settings are correct on the HTPC. If they aren't correct on one of your machines it will give you a password prompt as you described.

Also under power options, make sure that it's not set to require a password when coming out of sleep state.

Go to Control Panel, then Power Options "look upper left side". Click "Require a password on wakeup".

Select the radio button "Don't Require a Password" and then Save Changes. Your done.

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eIt asks me this question every singl time I enter a password. I check the box "never for this site" and No Thanks and it just keeps haunting me. I even went in and disabled the feature. Still haunting me. Annoyed!!!

A:would you like password manager to remember the password for

Hi Stelly66, Welcome to the HP Community, I hope you enjoy your experience! To help you get the most out of the HP Forums I would like to direct your attention to the HP Forums Guide First Time Here? Learn How to Post and More. I see you are having an issue with your password manager. I will be happy to help but I will need some additional information please. What is your operating system? What is your product number? What browser are you using? Thank you,

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I'm basically doing a GCSE piece of work on Excel. MS Excel 07.

I've got a section of data which I have grouped, using the Data tab.

This enables the data to be hidden, and displayed by clicking a little + sign, besides the collum labels.

Thing is, once I've protecteded the sheet (which I must do), the grouped feature cannot be used. When I try to click the + sign, to display the grouped data, it says I must first unprotect the sheet.

How can I enable the use of the grouped feature, in a protected sheet?

Btw,
Any changes that take effect, must be compatible with the 03 version.

It's a requirement for the piece of work.

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Hi,

I'm having this strange problem in Excel. When we create a page with links on it to other pages, and then we protect the sheet so the formatting can't be changed, the links no longer work. They only seem to work on unprotected pages. I am running MS Windows XP Home Edition, SP2, with Excel XP (2002).

Any ideas?

Many thanks,
Dan
 

A:Excel - Links don't work when a sheet is protected. (Why?)

I believe you have to push cntrl and click it, for MS.

-SkyHi
 

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A while ago I made a compressed ZIP file and then made a password-protected ZIP inside that one. I forgot my password to it and I'm very curious what's all in there. Is there ANY way in???
 

A:Forgot my password to password protected ZIP file

Please read the rules concerning passwords.
 

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I have a zip file which contains txt files inside it but when I open it, it asks for the password but I have forgotten the password.
Can u please help me to solve this issue.
Please mail the solution to me REMOVED.
 

A:How to open a password protected zip file without password?

Sorry, if you had read the forum rules when you joined you would know we don't assist with bypassing passwords and that all help needs to stay in the forums.

You also shouldn't post your email address in any open forum, that's a good way to get your email on spammer's lists.

Additionally, depending on the type of encryption used int eh file it may not be possible.

Therefore I must close this thread.
 

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My old desktop motherboard kicked the bucket. I used XP Pro to have two login accounts on the PC, and I password protected "my login", the other user was not password protected. So I put the hard drive in my old desktop and it won't let me access my folder that is associated with the password login. Any ideas? It is my account "folder", so I have the password. But again it was only the login password through XP Pro...to login to the computer under my account, not some other type of security measure.

PLEASE HELP!

THANKS A LOT!!!!!!!!!!

Ryan
 

A:how to access password protected folder when you have the password

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my dell laptop turns on but it goes to a screen that says it is protected by a password authentication system and ask for a password but it will not let you type in anything and after pushing enter 3 times it shuts down....went to www.dellsupport.com and I do not see this problem discussed anywhere. I have tried pushing the F2 and the F8 and it will not go off of that screen.

A:asking for password because it is protected by a password authentication system

You need to call Dell with verification of ownership -- they'll generate a master password for you.  There is a $60 suppot call charge unless you're in warranty.

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I'm currently trying to help our Network Admin out and I'm running into a problem. Hopefully someone here can help get me back on track. We're in the process of changing the passwords to all of our password protected files (mostly word xp and excel xp files). Most of the files have the same password and we need to set them to something more complex but the problem is that we have almost a thousand files that need changing. Is there anyway to do a mass password change on all the protected files or am I going to have to do it all manually??

thanks in advance!

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My spreadsheet has Locked and Unlocked cells and when I Protect the sheet, the only thing I can do is enter data into the Unlocked cells. It does not allow me to format the cell, ie: Bolding orr changing alignment, etc. In Word 2003, I could do this as well as use the AutoSum feature. Am I doing something wrong? I cannot find any answers on the internet or Help screens. Any input is much appreciated.
 

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I've got an issue / question that I cannot figure out why it happens.
I have attached a asample file to illustrate it.
There are three coloured cells.
The yellow colored cell has nothing, the green colred cell has Data Validation for a List and the blue colered cells has data validation for a whole number between 0 and 10

I added a ... BefodeDoubelClick action to display something, in this case a Message Box.

If the sheet is unprotected, the message box is displayed if one of the selected coloered cells is doubleclicked.

There are 2 buttons, one to pritect and one to un protect the sheet

However, If the sheet is protected, the cell with tha Data Validation List (green) will not trigger the action to display the message box.
If you select this cell and double click elsewhere on the sheet it will work.

Anybody know why this is?
Just curious.
 

A:Solved: Excel (2010) BeforeDoubleClick not working when sheet is protected

Guess unprotected sheet is like "Design mode".
Once you protect it, only "view mode" is possible for the drop down list.
 

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I have a user that is having a similar problem to the one described in this thread: http://forums.techguy.org/business-applications/593620-solved-excel-password-protected-files.html

The difference is that she is having this problem in Excel 2010. I tried navigating to File > Options > General and then removing her name from the 'Username' field, but after saving the workbook, closing Excel and then trying to open the workbook again, she is prompted by Office to enter her name and initials. Even if we delete her information from here and click 'ok' the password prompt comes up (as it should) but still shows '<file name>' is reserved by <user>...

The workbook was originally created as an Excel 97-2003 workbook and apparently has macros; I tried saving it as a .xlsx but had to save it as a macro-enabled .xlsm file. I then tried the same steps to remove her username, but this did not resolve the issue.
 

A:Excel 2010 password protected workbook "reserved by <username>"

Just a bump since there has been no response
 

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A:HOW TO UNLOCK A DRIVE PROTECTED BY BITLOCKER WITHOUT ITS PASSWORD AND RECOVERY KEY ?(I LOST MY PASSWORD AND RECOVERY KEY)

Hi  ashish,
The drive must be unlocked by the recovery password or recovery key. But you lost it and haven?t print the recovery information or save it anywhere. No any other method to help you.
I am sorry for that. I suggest you consult professional data recovery company.
Best regards,
Karen Hu

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So I've enabled password protected sharing for Windows 7 (for my first computer).

So now, when I used my second computer to access my first computer's shared files, it obviously prompted me with a password.
My question is, I don't know what's the username and password for that. I was wondering if someone can help me to find my username and password (or guide to reset this password) so my second computer can access the shared files with my first computer while preserving the password security.

A:How To Change The Password On "Password Protected File Sharing"

Use the username and password that you use when you log onto the first computer.

If that does not work, try
user = computername\user
password = password

...where computername = the name of the first computer.

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google wont remember my password on some sites i go on . No problem with other computer
Running Windows XP on both . Any help would be appreciated .
 

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I brought  a hp printer off someone and they don't remember the password to it what do I do..

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I know this will be an easy fix but for the life of me I cannot get my computer to remember passwords. Driving me nuts to have to log into each site every single time I visit. Just purchased this laptop less than a week ago. It's HP running windows 8. If anyone could please help me out I would really appreciate it. Thanks

A:Remember my password IE

Do you use a 3rd party Antivirus? Most of them these days have a vault that will log into a site for you via Autofill.
There are probably independent programs that do it also, just be careful who you get one from. Beware of backdoors.

I think 8 uses Credential Manager (Winkey+S type Credential Manager)

Here is a little info on the stock Vault. After a little reading I found that it works for IE specifically.

How Windows 8 helps remember passwords | News | TechRadar

Good luck !

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don't remember password when access computer by UNC affter restart computer.
is there anyone helping me?

A:Don't Remember password

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I have just upgraded from XP Pro to Vista Ultimate. Whenever I logged into something like my email account, just after completion of my password, I would get the checkbox to have explorer remember my password. At one point I got the question, "Do you want the computer to continue asking if you want your password saved"? I said "no", and wish I hadn't.

Does anyone know how to turn that feature back on?

I will appreciate your help. Thanks.

My system consists of:
Asus M2N32-SLI Delux MB
Nvidia GeForce 8800 GTS video
6 GB ram
AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 5600 processor
 

A:Remember My Password!

Control Panel (classic view)>Internet Options>Advanced Tab>Browsing section

tick "use inline Autocomplete"

Hit OK

Go back to internet options, Content Tab, then click settings button in autocomplete section to check the settings.
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I have a ASUS X54C laptop running Win 10 Pro 64-bit

Recently I needed to reset my laptop, and now I find that I need to enter my log-on password every time I boot up after a shutdown (e.g. I shut down my laptop every night).

My laptop is always in my private study (it is never taken out of my study), with no access to anyone else, including family, so I am not concerned about password / sign-on security.
How do I set my laptop up so that it remembers my log-on details? I am the only user, and no one else has access to my laptop. Security is not an issue.

A:How to: Remember log on password?

You will find this tutorial helpful to make this happen: Sign in User Account Automatically at Windows 10 Startup - Windows 10 Forums.
HTH,
--Ed--

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Good morning all,

I had to change my password for my Yahoo account and cannot get FF to remember the new password, and then i removed the password completely with password manager and cannot get FF to ask to remember the user/password when i go to log in.

How can I get FF to ask to remember it?

A:How can I get FF to remember my password?

First steps: Remove any/all Yahoo cookies, check password manager for any Yahoo passwords and remove if found, empty Firefox cache, restart Firefox.

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I can't get IE 11 to ask "Do you want IE to remember your password" at Eight Forums anymore. I went to credentials, you can add a site to Windows, but not to Web. I don't won't to delete all Auto Complete settings. Any thoughts?

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hello, on my computer my 8 yr old put a account on it which was fine, it is a admi. account, well today she changed the password to get in from the welcome window, well is there a way i can get in it and change the password better yet take it off? we are using xp home..

thank you
 

A:cant remember password

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My laptop that I haven't used in years have an error that says your pc is offline please use the last password you used on this device but I have no idea what that password was. I did reset the password for my account on my phone but it still says that
error and doesn't work. People say that is says it's offline and the password doesn't change because it isn't connected to my wifi but how do I connect to my internet if I can't even log in and there isn't anyway to click the network to connect? I really need
help with this problem I don't know any other way.

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I have a desktop computer built by a friend that has basically been a paperweight for the past month. I cannot remember the password for my account, which is the only account on the machine. I've tried everything and anything. How can I get back into my computer? I am not very good with this type of computer issue, and I do not have any of the discs for the computer. Some of the advice I have read in the past said I would need a password recovery disc or something...

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

A:Can't remember password...

If you have a password reset disk created for your computer you can use that to get back in. Other than that I cannot tell you how to get past the password on your computer unfortunately.No subject matter will be allowed whose purpose is to defeat existing copyright or security measures. If a user persists and/or the activity is obviously illegal the staff reserves the right to remove such content and/or ban the user. This would also mean encouraging the use or continued use of pirated software is not permitted, and subject to the same consequences.

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Is there a way to enter a list of websites into IE that for which it should automatically remember the passwords once i enter them? i don't want autocomplete to pop up on every page and have to say yes/no, i just have three websites i want it to remember passwords for and that's it. what can i do? thanks!

A:remember password

i know that password memory is an offered feature in both firefox and safari for the mac... I am not experienced in internet explorer, but i suggest you switch browsers, as IE, though popular, is very unsecure and has many security holes. consider mozilla if this is what you're looking for.

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Hello,

To access the website of a supplier, I have to enter user id and password. IE doesn't propose to remember this password, so I have to retype uid/pwd every time I visit the site.

This is probably my own fault, I suppose I told IE not to remember the password the first time I visited this site. My question now is: how can I reverse this setting and have IE remember the password?

Rgds,

Peter
 

A:Remember password in IE

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I have a slight problem with IE9, the "Remember Password" dialog box disappears too quickly before I press "yes". Thanks in advance for any solutions.

A:Remember Password

Check the box before entering the logon data.

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I have a VERY annoying probelm.

My Account Settings are set to "Remember Password" tick.

My Account is set to refresh (Send/Receive) every few minutes.

Everytime it does so (if I send or receive), the email password prompter for Hotmail Appears with the 'Password Remember' box UNticked. I tick it and pres OK, but the box appears about every 3 minutes.

According to all my settings, it is set to remember my password, but evidently it continues to prompt me for my password every few minutes.

Furthermore, I have sent 2 emails in the last hour, with no attachments, just a few KB each, and both are still sitting idly in my Outbox. Why!!!???

This problem has been exacerbated in the last few days for some reason.

I would praise the person who can reconcile this for me.

THANK YOU!

P.S. I use XP Home and Office 2007
 

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Can you gimme time till monday to give you a solution ? I am not at work and the details are not with me
 

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Has old password that I can't remember. Just want to completely wipe it but can't log in. HP mini 210

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Hi, There is a general policy on the Forum not to provide methods to bypass Windows log-on passwords, however a local computer shop would be able to do this for you. Another option, if all personal data etc is backed-up, would be to reset the notebook to its 'Factory Condition' and then set it up from the beginning ? if you don?t have Recovery Media, the notebook will have shipped with a Recovery Partition which can be accessed at boot - ie shutdown the notebook, then start tapping away at f11 as soon as you power on. A full guide on this can be found on the following link. http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c01867418 Regards, DP-K

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hi all..back for help again. I have an IBM Thinkpad that I can't remember my password to boot it up....any ideas?
Thanks for the help
 

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I am having problem on one computer on my network where I already set the autocomplete, to remember login username and password, but for some reason it does not want to work. It is not prompting to ask the question for it remember the username and password. I am using IE version 10 on a windows 8 OS.

please help.

james
 

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