My son has changed the Windows 7 administrator password on my dell laptop and he cannot remember the password now. Is there an easy way to reset a forgotten Windows 7 password?
There are many photos of my family in the laptop, and I don't want to lose them. So please give me an available method to reset Windows 7 administrator password without data loss. Thank you so much!
It is never a funny thing if you forgot Windows password. Instead, it drives one crazy, especially for those who has important files on computer and rely on the Windows computer to carry out daily work or business.
Luckily there's a tool called Windows Password Reset that could help. It's an efficient yet easy-to-use tool with superb performance in resetting forgotten Windows password and you're your regain access to your password-locked computer.
Things to be prepared: A blank CD/DVD or USB flash drive which could be used to burn a Windows password reset disk, and a computer that you have access to.
Time required: A few minutes.
1. Download and install Windows Password Reset tool to the computer you have access to.
Next time you forgot Windows login password, grab a blank CD/DVD or USB flash drive and repeat the above steps to reset your Windows password.
In addition, if you're using Windows 8 or Windows 8.1 and use the Microsoft account to log into Windows, the post How to Recover Microsoft Account Password tells you what to do when you forget the Microsoft account password.
Microsoft allows its users to create a Windows password reset disk which could be used to recover forgotten Windows password. You can create this disk beforehand and use it to recover forgotten Windows password.
When all these all done, store the disk in a safe place. And you can use this password reset disk to login to Windows if you forget computer password. Otherwise, you should recover forgotten password with Windows Password Reset.