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Q: Forgotten words Password only remember images password

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.

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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?




Let us know how it goes!*Although I am an HP employee, I am speaking for myself and not for HP.*Make it easier for other people to find solutions, by marking my answer ?Accept as Solution? if it solves your problem.* Click on "Purple Thumbs up" button to the left side of my post to say thanks!RegardsAhmed

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

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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











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Hi, Enter   31022215 Regards, DP-K

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I have forgotten my administrator password or power on password. I recieved a message System disabled with a code 9904362 can anyone help me











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Hi: Please read the first post at the link below which should resolve your dilemma. http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-Sy???????????????????????????????????????????stems-an?... Then... You can: 1. Use the unlock code you generated to enter the BIOS2. Disable all passwords that are enabled in the BIOS's security menu.3. If asked for current password - type the unlock code4. For new password, just press ENTER key5. Repeat the same for verify password column.

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Hello @Babyfig,  At the password screen, hit enter 3 times and you should receive a 'halt code' - post back with this code.   Hope this helps, for any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again !!  **Click the White Thumbs Up Button on the right to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem. Thank You,GBL84I am not an HP Employee 

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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!!!

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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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Hi folks, I have a Samsung HDD ... I've forgotten the password and when I click on forgotten password "Use your recovery key to unlock the drive".
I don't know where to find my bitlocker key. Its not stored on line
When I go to manage bitlocker file encryption certificates it says that I have a private key which corresponds to this certificate. Will this help me unlock my HDD?

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As far as I know...if you don't have the BitLocker password or recovery key, then decrypting/recovering the drive will be impossible.Bitlocker Recovery Keys: FAQsI don't have a key. What can I do?Unfortunately, if you can’t find your key, and no other administrator on the PC can find a backup copy either, you’ll need to restore the PC to factory default settings. Only choose this option as a last resort because it will delete your personal data from the PC. While it helps protect your data against unauthorized access, it also prevents you from ever accessing your data again.Depending on your Windows configuration, you might be able to restore your PC to its factory default settings directly from the Windows recovery screen.

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Hey,

I changed my password on windows 7 about a month ago then went on holidays and haven't used it for this whole month. I went to go on yesterday and found I had forgotten my password. I have tried everything I could think of then turned to programs that claimed that they could find my password, these failed. I attempted using command prompt via the Windows 7 repair disk, this only gave me error messages. I may be doing things incorrectly but, as I have read instructions over and over and tried and re-tried methods, I find this unlikely. I have also tried calling Microsoft support but they tell me that they don't deal with such problems and as my computer is custom built i can't use the normal path of solving problems such as these, calling the maker.

Any ideas that you can think of would be much appreciated, thanks in advance.

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User Account Password - Change from WinRE
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My son has lost his administrator password for XP Home. Is there any way that the password can be deleted and then a new password installed without bombing everything and reinstalling.
 

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Sorry due to the rules we can no longer give help with passwords .. sorry

http://www.techguy.org/rules.html

Passwords - Please do not ask for assistance with forgotten passwords and/or bypassing them. As there is no way to verify the actual situation and/or intentions, no assistance will be provided and any such threads will be closed.
 

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I forgotten my password for windows xp home edition, I the only user, cannot get into my computer can anyone help.?
 

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Sorry, but i am afraid we do not help with passwords here !
Please read TSG Rules !

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Hi,
I read the threads I found on forgotten winXP passwords. There is an administrator password on the computer too (so can't go into safe mode). We have no password recovery disk.
Is reinstalling windows the only option? I found some ideas on the internet about recovering the password file and then decoding it but they seem a bit unsafe to me.
The problem is that the information on the HD is of importance and I need to make sure nothing is lost in the process of reinstalling. What can I do?
I am thinking: Take another HD, install a clean copy of windows there, then go and delete the password file of the original HD???
Reinstall windows, delete the password file and then recuperate system to an earlier date???
Please help!
Thanks,
Carlos, Madrid, 16-9-06

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well, if you think that reinstalling windows is an option, how about you try that decoding the admin password thing first, and if it screws your computer up, reformat it.

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I locked myself out of my administrator account on my computer. What can I do to help me get back in? Thanks in advance!
 

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We cant help you with forgotten passwords
Read the site rules
 

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Hi all

I have a thinkpad ibm x32.

i have forgotten my password for i have not used it for a long time since I have another laptop in my room that has most of my work.

I just wanted to know if there is a way that i can just factory reset. The external cd drive is not taking my xp pro cd to reinstall.

is there a way to manually factory reset my laptop. just starting all over.

Please advise.

Thanks in advance

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umm which password? bios or xp? if its xp, boot into safe mode (f8 at startup) and click administrator usually the password default is blank.. then go in there hit up user accounts and reset ur main password.. need more info though on ur os and which password u need

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I forgot my password. the halt code is 50970688.Thanks

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Try 45658208

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My son has a laptop that I think is running Windows 7. He has forgotten his password. I was told we can run it in safe mode to bypass the password logon. Is this correct? Is there any way to remove the password when he can't remember it? It has been months since he used it and has tried a variety of his old passwords.
I was wondering if there is a way to remove a user password by going into the BIOS.
 

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As per the site rules, we do not assist with password issues as we cannot verify the actual situation or intent.

Therefore I have no choice but to close this thread.
 

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Hello, all. I am sorry if this topic was previously discussed but I couldn't find exactly what i am looking for. I have an Acer laptop. It's a mini laptop, actually. I do not have a CD ROM or anything and all the solutions to the forgotten password are saying to load a disk. I obviously cannot do that. So, does anyone know how I can fix my forgotten password problem that doesn't require me to insert a disk or CD ROM? I'm going crazy trying to remember this darn password! Please help! Thank you in advance!

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Unfortunately: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/boardrules.phpNo 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.Your best option is to call Acer for recovery CD.

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I have recently purchased a ASUS laptop which has windows vista installed on it . I have logged on to it when I first got it but when I turned it back on a couple of days later it has locked me out asking for a password but I had never entered a password last time and have no idea what it would be . It has two users installed on it one says Mobile Manager and the other says Mine both asking for passwords and both are unknown to me . I have a desktop that I am using presently with Window XP on it but would love to be more mobile with the laptop can anyone help ?? Leighton

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Reset User Account Password

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vista, forgotten password, no reset disk
 

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Re-install Vista. Or try hypnosis. If you keep trying, you'll probably remember it sooner or later.

But we can't help. Rules.
 

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I locked myself out of the administrator AND the other user account that we have on one of our other computers in our house and I need to get myself back in....help!
 

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your out of luck Im afraid, site rules forbid assistance in this matter
Passwords - Please do not ask for assistance with forgotten passwords and/or bypassing them. As there is no way to verify the actual situation and/or intentions, no assistance will be provided and any such threads will be closed.
 

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i have a windows 7 home premium OS and i forgot my password. how do i remove or reset the password? is there a program that can remove the password? i don't have the disk anymore and i don't want to reformat my laptop. i don't even have the system restore disk. all i have is my bare laptop with a forgotten password. please help me. thanks!

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method 3 Reset User Account Password - Vista Forums

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I have Windows 2000 with Service Pack 4 and I cannot access the computer because the system password cannot be entered.
On system start up the prompt to enter password is displayed and the one I was using doesn't work. I can't remember changing the password, but there it is.
Does anyone know of how to access a system with Win 2000 when the password has been forgotten?
 

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Dell Latitude,,model#,PP01L LATITUDE, C600/C500,FORGOT ADMNINSTRAOR PASSWORD cant get passed this stage wont let me get to the setup stage.
 

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And the forum rules forbid any of us gving any password help.
Sorry, but there is simply no way we could know if it is a genuine request or from someone trying to gain access to something they should not.
 

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my friend works at a shop/gas station. they hired a new gas attendant so they set a password on their win 7 machine which also runs the billing software and their ALLDATA car information for the mechanics. but the owner forgot the password he set get into windows. i tried running ophcrack as a bootable cd, but it had no luck. he also gave the computer to one of those on call "computer tech" guys who said he had 7 different programs and none of them could crack the password. anyone have any other way to bypass it or figure out the password he forgot?

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Site rules prevent us from helping

6) No discussions of hacking someones system, network, password, etc.

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My grandson decided to use his computer again and has forgotten the password .
The computer is a Dell latitude and the password has locked up EVERYTHING .
I can get into the Bios but everything there is locked up too.
DVD , USB are all locked up .
With a certain series of clicks I can get a ? program that asks for a password bypass file in a USB mem stick .
I bought a file called win password cure but the file that produced dosnt work .
If anyone has a password bypass file or knows how to fix this I would be very very pleased to hear from them .
Cheers Jon

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You could try option 5 here - User Account - Reset Password in Windows 7

Alternatively you could try a rescue disk with password reset tools, there is a very good one over at tenforums (it doesn't matter it's based on windows 10) that you could copy to a USB stick with rufus, then boot the PC from the USB stick and reset the password from the password tools on the rescue disk desktop.

Windows 10 Recovery Tools - Bootable Rescue Disk - Windows 10 Forums

https://rufus.akeo.ie/

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Hi

I have just returned from a 10 month around-the-world trip and before I left I added a BIOS and HDD password to my latitude D620. I have remembered the BIOS password but I have no recollection of the HDD password.

the message I get is Hard-disk #**76CR5715T-595B, the system Primary HDD, is protected by a password........

Can anyoine assist? My laptop is out of warranty so no one at Dell will help me.

Any suggestions are appreciated.

J
 

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I think there is a program out there that does the trick
but i have no idea of the program starting with the name.
you just type the hdd tag and generate the results.
include the **XXXXXXXX but not the #

i am new in this forum, but keep asking, maybe some 1
may help you with it, i got the feeling this question have
been asked before.

Anyways, good luck with it.
 

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So on my slave hard drive theres only one computer administrator account(windows xp 64)
and I don't remember the password, and i think I'll just have to find that dip switch on the motherboard and reset all passwords.
the only problem is I don't know where that is or what it looks like.
Its an Asus A8N-E motherboard.
 

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Please refer to the rules at TSG: http://www.techguy.org/rules.html

Passwords - Please do not ask for assistance with forgotten passwords and/or bypassing them. As there is no way to verify the actual situation and/or intentions, no assistance will be provided and any such threads will be closed.Click to expand...
 

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Please help!

Well i hope you can!, we have two laptops at home, my partner has forgotten her password to login to Windows XP.

Even the password hint (which is my name ) does not make the penny drop.

Is there any way around this apart from a complete re-install as there's some pictures of the kids on there, music etc...etc...

Any help gratefully received.
 

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Hello Sir,
My question is I have forgotten my login password
what should i do for get that one without formating
will u help me in this
thanking you sir,
Krian Ch

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Hi srikiran7,

Sorry, but we are unable to assist in circumventing passwords.

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Okay... I have password on my BIO(Safe Mode?).. I have no clue what it is and there is no way I can find out. Is there anyway to bypass this somehow?

P.S. I have a windows XP.
 

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Sorry we are unable to help with passwords

please see TSG rules http://www.techguy.org/rules.html

Passwords - Please do not ask for assistance with forgotten passwords and/or bypassing them. As there is no way to verify the actual situation and/or intentions, no assistance will be provided and any such threads will be closed.
 

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my friend forgot his windows password (for windows XP). He cant

login anymore. He is the only user in that computer. no other

accounts have been made. Will he install a fresh copy of

windows? or is there any other way so that he could retrieve

the password or log-in in windows?

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He might very well be the legitimate owner of the operating system, but we have no way of knowing this and we cannot provide information on how to over-ride this. It is against forum rulesNo 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.If you are asking if you can reinstall the operating CD, the answer is yes. You will need to have the product key to authenticate the installationThis topic is closed

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hi i bought a new computer a few months ago i set it up with just the password and new user name , i had the intensions of installing win 10 , im using my old pc . i tried to log into it yesterday not been on it for a while maybe once or twice and ...... it is saying wrong password ive tried quite a few i clicked on forgotten password but ,,, it is saying about a reset disc i havent got one , i would be more than greatful for any advice , i cant get access to anything
many thanks

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Sorry, forum rules do not allow help with defeating forgotten passwords

http://www.eightforums.com/misc.php?do=showrules

A local technician, (who can check proof of ownership) should be able to help with this

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Hello guys and gals !!
I have a Dell Laptop and I forgot the password. My OS is Windows XP. Hopefully I am saying that correctly. I was told by a few tech guys to use Administrator as the username and leave the password field blank,which I did, that did not work. I am still getting the same error message that my password is not correct. I even tried it in Safe mode. No success there either.I am trying to keep from purchasing a password reset disk, because I am not sure which would be the best, and I am by no means computer literate when it comes to this kind of thing. My computer came from my school 2 years ago. I called them,but they won't help me. I was told to send it to them and it may take 4-6 weeks for me to get it back. I can't wait that long. Is there anything else I can do? Are those reset password disks any good?

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Hello!
I think what they meant that you shouldn't use administrator's account in every day use and leave the password field blank. In that case you can save your every day account's files by using safe mode. But if there is an administrator's password, it is pretty hard to get the information to break that from here. It's not legal :(

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Hi All , Grandson has forgotten his password on his windows 8 computor and cannot get past the screen asking for it, is there anything i can do please ..Thanks

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Hi All, Is there no way to recover the password ? , do i have to start all over again

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I always advise if you don't need don't put one on!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!   Anyway I went to a buddies house to help with his brand new dell with Win 7 machine, fixed him up with all the usual tools for safty and ran the update while we went to eat.  When done he said he wanted a password, as usual I was reluctant!  He insisted so I put one one ans told him to write it down and thought I saw him doing so.  Got a call 20 minutes ago YUP he forgot and can not find the written note now I need to help him out.  Will Ophcrack or something similar do the job?
 
Frustrated PHIL!

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Instead of using Ophcrack enable the hidden Adminstrator Account using this guide. The guide links to a download but the site has a newer version. I would only enable the Administrator account, not reset his password. Once in the Administrator account you can change the password of his account.
 
If the computer is UEFI then you will need to use Rufus with the iso of the utility in order to boot or change your settings in UEFI to enable Legacy or CSM boot.
 
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A:Forgotten XP password

Hi it's against forum rules to help with passwords.
http://www.techguy.org/rules.html

"Passwords - Please do not ask for assistance with forgotten passwords and/or bypassing them. As there is no way to verify the actual situation and/or intentions, no assistance will be provided and any such threads will be closed".
 

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Hello I'm on my laptop because I totally
forgot the password to log into my computer
would like to know if anybody can help me restore to log back in my PC ?
Thank you
 

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HI,
This is just a quick question:
If you have a single user account setup ie Administrator, and you have forgotten your password, are you stuffed?
(I was thinking perhaps SafeMode, but obviously not!)

All Ok, just wondering??
 

A:Win XP Forgotten Password

If your default administrator account is active and there is no password for it or if there is and you remember it you could access it by doing a Ctrl / Alt / Delete at the logon and select it from the dropdown menu.
 

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I need to get into an important word document but i have forgotten the password to open it.

Can anyone help me?
 

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I don't believe we are supposed to help with that here. Im not accusing you, but
We have no way of knowing if its really your document or if you want to read your sister's diary and its password protected...
Sorry. This is not hard to do, Google will tell you how.
 

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Is there any way to retrieve or delete the Windows password for the profiles on WinXP without wiping the hard drive clean? I hate myself for forgetting my password, and even the hint doesn't help. PLEASE RESPOND ASAP!!!!!!
 

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one of the users in my office has forgotten their XP password and they have the only logon to the computer.

how can i get into the computer without reinstalling XP?
 

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My husband and son set up our all in one and didn't setup a backup drive and now they can't remember the password. Any ideas?

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Ok, well i have tried everything.

What happened when i tried different things.


1. i downloaded things to the usb, well i couldnt run them as they dont automatically start from it, so that option quickly failed.


2. i tried opening the .txt file at the end of a failed startup recovery, my error report didnt have the .txt file or anything of the sort so i couldnt open it to fix the issue nor could i use it to run CMD

3. i tried flat out factory restoring it, it asked for my password which i dont have...

4. i even tried launching in safe mode with command prompt and it again asked for my password

so, pretty much ive tried using this computer to put things on a flash drive that did not help, ive tried other methods of basically hacking and or bypassing it and those did not work either.


any help would be greatly appreciated...

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Hi, we cannot assist you with a password problem, if you have proof of ownership any half decent computer repair shop should know how to help you.

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My mate has an IQon laptop and he put a password on the computer but cannot remember what the password is . The laptop doesnt boot like normal laptops but instead looks for a password as soon as i turn the laptop on ! HELP !!!! I have a video to show what happens so if you could help i would really appreciate it
Here is the link to the video , watch and let me know if you can help :

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cTYxUNNbeDU&feature=plcp
 

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You have a BIOS password and will not receive help here. Sorry.
 

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Hello Guys..

I M Using XP in My Laptop, I Forgot My Admin Account Password and there is no Guest or Any Other Avccount in It.
I Cant Acess My Desktop. I also Dont Have My XP Installation CD.

i Urgently Need an way to acess My PC..Please Help

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Forum RULES do not allow members to assist with bypassing any sucurity that has been implemented on any machine.

This thread is closed.

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A friend of mine's son says that he can't get into his PC because he forgot his XP password. I suggested that he use the Adminstrator account leave password field blank because sometimes people set up that account with a blank password, but he said that the only ID that appears is his own and he can't change it to the Admin ID.

Is there any way he can get into this system without having to wipe out the hard drive and reinstalling the OS?

Thanx.

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If this is XP Home, have him boot into safe mode, and the hidden administrator account will then be accessible

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