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Q: Password-protected PDF Samples

Dear Users,
I am in need of a large amount of password protected PDFs (say 1000), so that I may tally the most commonly used passwords.
Does anyone know where I could find such a thing?
Any help would be much appreciated,
Thanks.

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Preferred Solution: Password-protected PDF Samples

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A: Password-protected PDF Samples

How would this allow you to tally commonly used passwords?
 
There are plenty of reports online regarding commonly used passwords.

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Any idea, what are the passwords for malware samples on those webpages?

Free Automated Malware Analysis Service - powered by VxStream Sandbox

Malwr - Malware Analysis by Cuckoo Sandbox
 

A:What is the password for malware samples?

Malware samples downloaded from Malwr for example, are in .bin format if I remember well.
Just rename them to .exe, or in the native format as from the report (.js, doc, etc).
Which password do you mean?
 

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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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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?
 

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'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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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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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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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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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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My son put a password on the computer and now doesn't remember it. Any suggestions on how to gain access?

A:Password protected

It is against the policy of BleepingComputer to provide information on methods to reset or bypass the Administrator password. Though your question is most likely legitimate, there are others who may read this topic and use the information for less savory reasons. It is for these reasons we do not provide this type of information.If you have any questions, please feel free to send me a private message or an email. Thank you for your understanding.AndrewBleepingComputer Forums ModeratorReference: BleepingComputer Board Rules

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Does anyone know how to access a password protected .rar file without the password?
 

A:Password protected

Ask the person who put the password on??
 

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Bought this Dell Laptop, off of someone. Yet it is password protected. And it isn't a Windows XP screen asking for the password of the user name. It's one of those DELL (system) screens asking for the password..How do I bypass this?

A:Password Protected

Unfortunately, per forum rules: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.Topic closed

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the other day i was on my laptop and then when i went to go on lastnight it was asking for a hdd password ?

i didnt set a hdd password

how do i get rid of the password ?
 

A:Hdd password protected

Ask the other people who use it, and please read the rules.
 

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I am working on a project with Adobe Acrobat, I need to edit the PDFs, however the user before me encrypted and password protected the documents. Is there a program that can remove the password from PDF documents?
 

A:PDF Password protected

I expect you can do it ; however, I believe Adobe can get quite snippy if you tinker with their apps' security features.

http://www.freesklyarov.org/

Rgds,
Andy
 

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I've been using Kaspersky Anti-virus personal pro 5.0, i lost the other threat that i created acouple of days ago that is why i am creating a new one. Anyways, when it finishes scanning my whole computer, it says that
OBJECT
SPY-Search & Destroy

EVENT
Password protected

, someone gave me a link to a website where it sort of helped me out. It was a link to help delete the problem where i've explained above, but when i tried to do the exact same thing that it said on the internet page, the program that i am using right now was totally diffrent from the example they were using on the web. IF someone can help me out with this problem detail by detail, i would really appreciate it . My computer is infeted with a virus and i just want to get rid of it before it DESTROYS my computer
again, i am using kaspersky anit-virus personal pro 5.0.

THANK YOU!
 

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I have obtained a Gygabite 5 ax mobo that has been password protected at the supervisor option in the BIOS it will not let me enter is there a way to delete it I have tried to clear the BIOS by the jumper but it did not work can anyone help
 

A:Password protected

Have you tried removing the battery?
 

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Hello everyone,
I have a Dell Inspiron 1501 and there is a HDD password protect on it. Now my question is, how can you get around the password? When it starts up it tells me:

Broadcom UNDI PXE-2.1 v2.1.0
Copyright © 2000-2006 Broadcom Corporation
Copyright ©1997-2000 Intel Corporation
All rights reserved.
PXE-E61: Media test failure, check cable
PXE-M0F: Exiting Broadcom PXE ROM.
Operating System not found

I can't type anything at all.
I have a F2 twicw for setup or a F12 Boot Menu selection. If i do a CTL, ALT, Delete it restarts and does the same thing
The setup menu has a password on it also. If i do the boot menu it show:

Hard drive- Does the same as above.
USB storage- Same as above.
CD-ROM Drive- Same as above.
Removable devices- Same as above.
Broadcom PXE- Same as above.
Diagnostics- Tried this and it said nothing was wrong with the system.

Any info at all will be awesome!!

A:Password protected

Hello ss1417 and to BleepingComputer.Unfortunately, it is against BleepingComputer forum policy to provide instruction on circumventing any computer security measure. Wish we could help you more.~Blade

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While i was scanning my computer for viruses using Kaspersky Anti-Virus Pro 5.0, the program wouldn't let me delete some of the viruses. It said something like
Objects Events
Spybot-search & Destroy Password Protected
Aawsepersonal.exe Password protected

but the thing is that i never placed a password for any of these 2 programs :S, I've tried all the passwords i can think of and none of them worked.

Can someone please help me out, there are still some viruses left over from the scan i did and i want them out as soon as possible.

PLEASe and Thank you.
 

A:password protected ??

That is covered here:
http://www.omnicast.net/~tmcfadden/guides/build/kaspersky.html

But those files you list are not actually viruses.

"If you don't check the box for Do not ask for password when scanning objects, then it will stop the scan and ask for the password to password-protected files, such as the Recovery files that result from a Spybot Search & Destroy scan."
 

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Is there a way to create a password protected CD?

The CD may AutoRun or not, but it should be unaccessible unless the right password is entered.

I have a Plextor 16x10x40x CD-RW. I use Nero 5.5 on Win98SE.
 

A:Password Protected CD - is it possible?

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Hi Everyone
got a problem with my dell it says it is protected by a password authenticated system?

Any Help Please!!

A:password protected

Hi alisean, unless you know the password, it's unlikely you're going to be able to access the computer...plus we're unable to help users bypass password issues:


Quote:




You may not ask for assistance with any deemed illegal activities such as but NOT restricted to the following:-

software pirating

hacking

password cracking

keystroke recording software

assistance with accessing copyrighted software programs

Leeching on private or public WiFi/Broadband connections




Perhaps you could contact Dell to see if there's anything they could suggest?

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I just installed Avast free edition on my computer and ran the first scan. It came up with 157 files it was unable to scan. I think maybe they are "password protected" files, because my old antivirus, Bitdefender was showing 103 "password protected" files a few days ago. I don't know what that means. Do I need to do anything? I took screenshots of the Avast program showing the files, in case they are needed.

A:Password protected?

The files may have been locked and protected so your AV, skipped them."Object is locked skipped" or "Access Denied" notations in an anti-virus/anti-malware scan are normal. Some files are permanently locked by the operating system or locked by running programs during use for protection, so scanners cannot access them. Files that are located in password-protected archives may also be locked or denied access. When the scanner finds such a file, it makes a note and then just skips to the next one. That explains why it shows as skipped" or "Access Denied" in certain anti-virus or anti-malware log scan reports. These skipped detections are seldom malware related so there is no need for concern.It is also not unusal for an anti-virus or anti-malware scanner to be suspicious of or encounter problems with some compressed, archived, .cab and packed files because they have difficulty reading what is inside them. These kind of files often are resistant to scanning (difficult to read) and they may even be ignored (skipped). This resistance may also result in some scanning engines to stall (hang) on these particular types of files. If the amount of files not scanned appear to be numerous, you can always try rescanning in "safe mode" which reduces the number of modules requesting files to only the essentials which make your computer functional. This in turn reduces the number of files that may be skipped due to protection by other running progra... Read more

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I recently purchased a second desktop from an auction (as it where as basis), the OS system starts and the log in requests for password ..... I am just confused what should I do ....please advice me ....
 
thank you
 
jiyen

A:windows xp log in password protected

Try starting in safe mode so you get a chance to logon as administrator. IF the admin account isn't password protected then you have a way to go into control.panel>users and either remove/change the password on the other account or create a new profile for your use (recommended).
 
Good luck with it.

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My husband, who works for a rubbish company, found an HP computer that someone had thrown away.  On startup it comes up with one password protected user.  I have no interest in that person's files - I would just like to use the computer.  Is there a way I can create a new user account for myself and delete the old user's account?  I have tried safe mode, but it still just comes up to that person's account.  I have also tried pressing f11 for system recovery, but the screen doesn't come up and windows just starts as above.  Any help would be appreciated.

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Hi all,

i have a small problem. I was reading how to disable password protected sharing and managed to do it successfully on one of my two boxes. Simple to do however on my second box under Sharing and Discovery the password protected sharing option does not show. Both boxes are running Vista business, whats the go here?

See picture for explanation

A:Password Protected Sharing

Thats weird...It should be there.

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Hello. Looking for some advice please. Since I`ve had my Advent 2001 laptop for around five years (and still working well!) I always log in using an administrator password. Now I don`t actually need to have this activated because nobody else in my household uses my laptop (mum is 76 and has trouble returning her TV!) so what I wanted to ask was:

1. Should I get rid of using a password every time I want to use my internet/laptop? And if so, how do I disable it?
2. What would my screen then look like on boot up? Instead of a screen with a box to type in my password, would it just show the windows icons for me to click on/open?

I can`t remember if was asked to set this password up when I originally set up my laptop when new, but also can`t remember if it was optional or not, hence my asking about it now. I`d really just prefer to boot up and click on my windows symbol to connect to the internet rather than going through a password every time I log off. x

A:Administrator - password protected

Actually....I don`t think it`s easy to do after googling some answers and others have asked how to disable their windows password and can`t. It seems as though it was a default thing when the system was set up. I use windows 7 home premium. I might just keep it if it means messing up my laptop! If it was a matter of clicking a button to switch it on/off, simple. But I think it`s more of a settings nature and command prompts.

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hello everyone

since lately i've been downloading e-books some of which came compressed in rar formats. when i try to extract them in folders winRAR asks for a password. is there anyway around this or am i stuck?

A:winrar password protected

It is against the policy of BleepingComputer to provide information on methods to reset or bypass the Administrator password. Though your question is most likely legitimate, there are others who may read this topic and use the information for less savory reasons. It is for these reasons we do not provide this type of information.If you have any questions, please feel free to send me a private message or an email. Thank you for your understanding.BleepingComputer Forums ModeratorReference: BleepingComputer Board Rules

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Yesternight I downloaded a rar file for a series from the CW COMIC BOOKS..
ARROW SO2E06...
It's password protected.
Could you help me obtain its password to access it?
Would appreciate so much.
Am using a hp650 Laptop model running a Windows Ultimate OS...
 

A:Protected rar file password

no help for stealing here
closed
 

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I am helping a friend who has a Dell Dimension 5100 and XP is corrupt. It will not boot into windows. I pulled her hard drive and mounted it as a slave on my machine running XP-home,sp-2. I could copy the docs and music from 2 of the 3 profiles, but the 3rd is password protected. Is there any way to get access to the data in this profile. It is, of course, the one used the most and has the most pictures, etc.

A:Profile is password protected

Hello tallisall,

Unfortunately we cannot assist you with the circumvention of Administrative Passwords.
Please re-read The TSF Rules. (Click the coloured link.)
Having said that, the only way around this would be for you to contact your friend for the password.

This thread is now CLOSED!

Regards,

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Hey Guys,

Just noticed a very weird behaviour. In Advanced Sharing Settings, when I select "Turn off password protected sharing" under 'Home or Work' it also turns it off under 'Public'. When I turn it back on under 'Public' it turns it on again under 'Home or Work'. This kind of defeats the point of having the setting under both network types :-) Has anyone else had this problem/found a solution?

Cheers
Confy

A:Password Protected Sharing

Yes, Disable your guest account I'm guessing you set a password on this account?
Disable this, then you will be able to turn off password protect sharing on all.

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Can I password protect a folder inside New Briefcase with XP Home? If 'yes', please tell me how. Thank you.
 

A:Can a folder be password protected?

NO
Xp HOME doesn't have folder password facility

the only way is to zip that folder and use the winzip password facility
 

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Hi. I want to share a partition on my computer over the home network. However, this partition contents secure information I'd like no one else to see. So, I tried Password protected sharing feature. From the other computer (OS Windows XP Professional SP 2) I tried accessing it via View Workgroup Computers, and it demanded a username and password. Using a username and its respective password from the partition-containing computer resulted in an Access Denied message (although the partition-containing computer was in a welcome screen state, with all user accounts unlogged, and the username and password were absolutely the same, even case-sensitive).

Now what's that supposed to mean, and can I somehow protect this shared partition with a password?

A:Password protected sharing

Still waiting for an answer...

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RE:Vista Home Premium 32bit W/sp2 installed.
I was wondering if there is any way to bypass the password to get into the BIOS screen on startup. I never set a password on this computer for accessing the BIOS. I recently had the hard drive replaced and a complete vista install. I have since purchased a Vista System Recovery Disk and should I need to use it at some time I will need to go into the Bios and set the computer to BOOT from the CD-ROM drive first. When I try to open the Bios I get asked for a password. As far as I know a password was never set on this system at least not by me. I would'nt know why the tech who installed my hard drive would have locked the Bios with a password but I guess its possible. If someone would shed some light on this for me I would really appreciate it.

A:Bios is Password Protected

I would contact the technician that worked on your computer and see why they set a password.

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i recently bought a used toshiba sattelite laptop while out of town - got it back home and found that its password protected, o.s. is windows xp home, how do i get around this ?
 

A:help... password protected laptop

Is the laptop itself pw protected by a power on password, or is it the OS that has the password?
 

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Hi Guys,

If there is any way to open a password protected Word Document file?
Best regards.
Kombat
 

A:Word Password Protected !!

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Hi all. I have just joined this forum and look forward to being a part of it. I maintain a website for my band. On that website I have a webpage and files that are located in a folder on the website that is password protected.

Prior to installing Windows 7 on my machine, when I tried to access the password protected web page I would be prompted for a userid and password. I would provide those and would gain access to the web page. Once there, I could click any of the links on the web page (links to other files in the same password protected folder) and I would not be asked to provide user/pw again each time.

Since installing windows 7 I not only have to provide user/pw to gain initial access to the web page but I am prompted again for user/pw for every file/link I try to access once on the web page.

It is very annoying. It is appropriate to be prompted the first time but not every time you click a link that points to something in the same folder on the web site.

Anybody have any ideas. I hope I've explained the problem clearly. I am running Internet Explorer 8 at version 8.0.7600.16385

Thanks folks. I sure could use a hand getting this resolved.

Rob

A:Password protected web page

OK, I've got some more info on this. The difference seems to be which player is the default for the files I am trying to access on the protected web page. The links happen to be to .MP3 files. If the default .MP3 player in the browser is Windows Media Player, it prompts me for userid/pw every time I click a link to a file. If the default is QuickTime for playing .MP3 files in Internet Explorer, I do not get prompted for a userid/pw.

However, with Windows Media Player, the file begins playing immediately after I enter the userid/pw (i.e. streaming). With QuickTime it seems it has to download the entire file before it starts playing.

So I guess I am asking if anyone knows how to adjust the Windows Media Player/Internet Explorer options so I don't get prompted for every link OR does anyone know how to tell QuickTime to stream the files instead of downloading the whole file before starting to play?

Thanks again folks ............ Rob

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My old computer died a couple months ago, I have saved the hard drive and am now using it as a slave drive on a new computer . I have about 2 years of old files i had saved on that hard drive under a password protected profile that I am now unable to access. I have read that the only way to access this is with xp pro, I have xp home, can anyone help?
 

A:help w/password protected files.

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ok.i.did it again got me a new H.P. laptop from eBay..very nice WIN 7
when it came it had a name tapped to it said password.ok,well i got in there and changed me to administrator but still have that password thingy mine now of course.
but its a hassle to put in password every time before i can get on.
i notice there is a line that says remove your password i,m afraid to do that until i ask someone that knows about these things
ive never had this on any other computer thanks in advance
when i go to user accounts it shows my name and says password protected
 

A:Solved: password protected????

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Hello All,

I just bought a PC with Windows 2000-Pro on it from a auction. When I start it up, the 2000 logo screen come on, then this pass-word window come up. I don't have the the option of "cancel" on this pass-word window.

The message says " The system could not log you on. Make sure name and domain name are correct, then type your password again. Letters must be typed using the correct case. Make sure the Caps Lock is not accidentally on."

I have tried taking the battery out for a hour or 2, then re-installing it back. I've went into " safe-mode"...."safe-mode with command prompt".........comes back to this password thing.

Does anybody know how to go about getting into this PC ?? Or without a "password" all together ??
Thanks in advance !!

P.S. I want to give this PC to my nephew before he starts school !!
 

A:Win 2000 Password Protected, How Do I ....??

There are two ways.

One is the obvious disk reformat.

Mod Edit: removed password removal advice
 

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I just want to know what software is available that lets you password protect any program you want. Something that is not
a password manager.

A:Password Protected Programs

What are you trying to do ie stop others running a program?

You can change permissions so only you can execute it.

Of course, other users would have to logon with their own account.

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Okay here goes. I recently purchased new memory for my Dell Latitude laptop model CPx. after installation nothing happened. Got a hold of seller from ebay, told me to try them one at a time to confirm both were operational.

The computer booted up for two seconds and read as follows. "The amount of system memory has changed.

Well the next thing you know I'm staring at this screen asking my to enter the HDD password for authentication. That is truly something new for me.

It has "Hard-disk #*********-595B" on the screen. I saw some other questions about this earlier. I'm no genius, but i don't carry a book on cracking security codes on laptops. Any help out there for this Dell user wishing he never bought more memory...................

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A:Primary HDD is protected by a password??

Try your normal username password or your BIOS password.
 

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Greetings,

Not sure if this is the correct place to post but here goes,I have a pdf document that I need to open and print but when I go to open it it says password protected so I am unable to open it.Under pdf info it says everything is allowed except document assembly.The viewer I use is PDF xchange viewer.Is there a way for me to remove the restriction and open this file?(The document was sent to me therefore the password is not known)
 

A:password protected pdf file

we cannot assist with bypassing passwords, unfortunately. May want to re-read the rules page at techguy.org/rules.html. As a result, I'm going to have to close this.

your best (and probably only) bet is to contact the person who created it, and either have them send you one that is not password protected, or have them give you the password.

thanks,

v
 

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On boot, my son's computer kept getting error: no operating system present, boot from CD. When I booted from the CD, setup tried unsuccessfully to repair Windows XP. After re-installing XP, my son could not access his account, which contains all of his school work. Windows does not display the account. I can see that the account still exists using the dos prompt. Is there any way to access this account ?

A:Password Protected Files

You'll have to go in (in an Administrator account) and take ownership of the files in order to access them. Open up Windows Explorer (Start...Run...type in "explorer.exe" (without the quotes) and press Enter) and navigate to the account's folder. Right click on it and select "Properties", then select the "Security" tab...If the tab isn't visible, then you'll have to boot into Safe Mode and use the Administrator account there to access the folder using the above directions....Once you're in the Security tab, click on the Advanced buttonThen click on the Owner tabDouble click on your (or his) account name to take ownershipThen put a checkmark in the box that states "Replace owner on subcontainers and objects"Click on Apply and then on OK to make the changes effective. Close the rest of the dialog and you should be able to access the files now.Be advised that I've found this process to be a bit finicky - so you may have to drill down into the directories beneath the main one and reapply the changes. FYI - here's a guide that I wrote a while back about how to do this: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/42756/how-to-fix-an-access-denied-errors/

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Hi,
I have a directory and I wanted to add a feature (esername + password) that allows people to open their own account and edit their listing, etc.

What is the easiest way of doing this? I don't have coding skills but I will try my best to understand what evr you throw at me.
 

A:Password protected pages

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