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Admin Password reset/recovery

Q: Admin Password reset/recovery

I got a new computer and made an admin account and a standard one.
I forgot the password to the admin account and need a way to reset or recover it.
The standard account is still accessible and it's limited features are still functional.
If you have any idea how to rectify this, please tell me how.
Thank you

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A: Admin Password reset/recovery

Sorry but the Terms of Service at BC do not allow discussion of such topics.

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/276153/admin-password-resetrecovery/
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A:System error 5 | No admin rights | Lost admin password | can't reset

Hi. When a computer is first setup, the account created is an administrative one. What happened to this account?

http://www.tenforums.com/user-accounts-family-safety/37732-system-error-5-no-admin-rights-lost-admin-password-cant-reset.html
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Any suggestion how I either can reset the password of the administrator account or create an new account with administrator rights.

A:Windows 10 admin password reset or new account with admin rights

Although there may be techniques to recover a lost password it is forum policy that we do not discuss these here - your best bet would be to visit a local security specialist and get them to recover/reset it for you - and a change to the policy for the replacement admin may be a good idea, I always wrote a list of all passwords and stored it with the Managing Director and also in a fireproof safe

http://www.tenforums.com/user-accounts-family-safety/38274-windows-10-admin-password-reset-new-account-admin-rights.html
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Sorry but this from TSG site rules:
"- 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".
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/how-to-reset-an-admin-password-without-pass-reset-disk.1044901/
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A:Lost password w/ no backup. How can I reset the admin password?

Built-in Administrator Account - Enable or Disable then reset your password

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thank you
 

A:Plz help to reset admin password

cheryl,
welcome to tech support guy,

on this forum,
it is NOT permissable for a member to help with requests, such as your request would fall under as you're asking it,
hacks - cracks - passwords
try HERE

thank you for your understanding,

NOTE: THIS is about all the help that you can be offered, ms has this to say about it:
What to do if you forget your Windows password
http://windowshelp.microsoft.com/Windows/en-IN/help/66b61e8e-341d-453b-9edd-234301dfd7e51033.mspx
[just my opinion, a moderator may see it differently]
 

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There are ways, but we are not allowed to assist with bypassing administrator passwords. Sorry.

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A:Reset Admin Password

What steps were taken exactly to remove the log on password?
Can you boot to safe mode and try to log on as "administrator"
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/reset-admin-password.680458/
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http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-vista/What-to-do-if-you-forget-your-Windows-password

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YES it does. I dont know of any other way and because of site rules I cant help with any attempt to bypass passwords.

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Sorry but I am closing this thread. Bypasssing administrator passwords is not something we can help with I'm afraid as we do not know if the reasons behind it.

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@k6rl? Enter   70862900 Regards, DP-K

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Hi,
Thank you for writing to us!
Are you talking about the BIOS password or the Operating system password.
If its BIOS password we would suggest you contact Delltechcenter on facebook or @Dellcarespro on twitter or you can call tech support .Also have the proof of purchase for the system .
If it is the Operating system password you can reinstall operating system .
Kindly private message the service tag and email address.
Thanks
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closing thread, may want to re-read the rules page, UnD3R0aTh.....we cannot assist with passwords.

thanks,

v
 

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A:I'm stuck.. Admin password:how to reset, Please

Hi -

Sorry, but we cannot assist with password issues, per TSF Rules.

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/940765

I must now close this thread.

Regards. . .

jcgriff2

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A:How to reset the BIOS admin password

This subject was briefly mentioned HERE
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/how-to-reset-the-bios-admin-password.48537/
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A:Reset XP local admin password

Hello Alex,

The one in METHOD THREE in the tutorial below will also work for XP.

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A:Reset BIOS Admin Password

Hi: Enter this unlock passcode... 73799588

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A:Reset admin BIOS password

@nguyenzung? Contact HP and they should be able to send you a customized SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password.  http://welcome.hp.com/country/w1/en/contact_us.html When talking to the HP rep ask them to escalate your service request. REO

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A:BIOS Admin Password Reset

Hi, Your notebook is producing a hexadecimal halt code which is stored in ram as a 'one off' and will be re-calculated after a reboot.  This indicates you have one of the later AMI bios's and unfortunately none of the current code generators will work for this - surprisingly, you can still remove a power on password from the machine by removing the rtc cell ( leave the power board connected ) then hold down the power button for 60 seconds before re-inserting the rtc. The bad news is that the rtc is on the 'wrong' side of the system board so will require quite a lot of disassembly - see Page 115 of your Maintenance & Service Guide. Regards, DP-K

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If You mean the Windows Password, Given that You  indicate no data to be saved. Just boot off of the Disk 1 of the 1 of 4 and follow the onscreen instructions. Those disks will restore it back to the condition it was in when You bought it.
 
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A:How to reset bios admin password HP Elitebook 8440p

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U will have to do, a chip reset.
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A:ProBook 6570b BIOS admin password reset

Hi, Unfortunately I'm not aware of any 3rd party utilities that work with this particular Model, however if you Contact HP Business support they should be able to send you a customised SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password. Regards, DP-K

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A:Can not remember admin password, but i have access to ALL of the files. How to reset?

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Hello jbeezy,

I am guessing that you are referring to Method 3 in this Tutorial
Reset User Account Password

which in turn refers you to
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You need to be more specific about what you are unsure of.
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Sorry, but the news is not good. Here is a summary of what you can try.

If security were not good, the password would be meaningless. This is what I found.

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A:XP's recovery console admin password help

it is not the same
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A:default admin password recovery

Try just pressing Enter when prompted for the password. If no password has been set you will (or should) be set to go.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/default-admin-password-recovery.198343/
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Passwords - Please do not ask for assistance with (or ways to bypass) a forgotten or unknown password, personal identification number (PIN) or any other type of access code that may be required on a computer, mobile device or web site. As there is no way to verify the actual situation or intent, no assistance will be provided and any such threads will be closed.

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A:Recovery Console Admin Password 'Not Valid'?

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A:Recovery Consul..asks for Admin Password but never had one

Hello,

After pressing <ENTER> you should get to the C:\ (type command here)

What command are you trying to run? What problems are you having?

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A:[SOLVED] admin password for recovery console

if you never did set up an administrative password, then just press enter. If that does not work, then unfortunately according to the rules we cannot help you bypass a password since it would seem there was one installed at one time.

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A:Blank screen on boot, or recovery console without Admin password

Sorry but TSF rules will not let us help bypass security measures of any kind.

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It's an interesting problem, so getting the full error message would be helpful.

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@GlitchMasta47? At the password screen, hit enter 3 times and you should receive a halt code - enter this on the site below. https://bios-pw.org/ Regards, DP-K

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A:Remove Admin Password/ Power On Password on Boot Up

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howdy and welcome. May want to re-read the rules page at techguy.org/rules.html, as we do not assist with bypassing passwords as we cannot verify the authenticity. As a result, I'm going to close this.

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