I forgot my HP laptop password how do I unlock it?

I forgot my HP laptop password, how do I unlock it? Take a minute to read this article that will show you the methods how to unlock HP laptop forgot password quickly and simply.

Solution 1: Unlock HP laptop forgot password through Command Prompt

If still can get into your HP laptop with other user account that has administrator privilege, only two steps to unlock HP laptop forgot password quickly and simply through Command Prompt.

<1>. Get into your HP laptop with other account, and on the Start Menu open the Command Prompt.

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<2>. Type in: Net User <user name> “” on the black and white command prompt screen to remove HP laptop password.

Solution 2: How do I unlock my HP laptop forgot password with a USB?

You may wonder that how a usb can unlock laptop password. In fact, we can use the usb to create a password reset disk with the password reset program, and then use it to unlock HP laptop forgot password. There are many password reset programs, such as Vodusoft, Spower, Asunsoft windows password reset software. Here will take Vodusoft as example, steps as below:

step 1 to install windows password reset program Download Vodusoft Windows Password Reset program and then install it in another computer that is accessible.

Get Vodusoft Windows password reset standard free trial vesion

step 2 to create a password reset disk with usbCreate a password reset disk with the USB.

  •  2.1 Choose the USB device media type, and then click on Begin burning to create a bootable usb.

Choose media type

step3 to set HP laptop to boot from usb Set laptop to boot from the USB flash drive

  • 3.1 Unplug the usb, and plug it into your locked laptop.
  •  3.2 Restart/start the locked HP laptop, and press the Boot Menu Key (F9) immediately and repeatedly until the boot menu screen appears.
  • 3.3 Use the UP and Down key to select the USB device and press Enter.

boot menu

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  •  4.1 When the Vodusoft windows password reset program starts, select the system and user account.

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  •  4.2 Click Reset, and then click on Reboot.
  • 4.3 Unplug the usb device from your HP laptop, and click on Yes to restart laptop.
  • 4.4 Your HP laptop password is unlocked, you can get in without password now.

 

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Set Computer to Boot from USB Flash Drive

When we reinstall computer or reset windows login password with USB, we have to set our computer to boot from the usb. This article will show you how to set computer to boot from USB flash drive. If you are not sure what your computer Boot Menu key is, you can refer to the boot menu keys table at the end of this article.

Note:

In different computers, the steps to set computer to boot from USB flash drive may be a little different, because the Boot Menu Keys or BIOS Entry Keys in different computers may be different.

Two methods to set computer to boot from USB flash drive:

  • 1 Press the Boot Menu Key to set computer to boot from USB flash drive
  • 2 Get into BIOS to set the USB flash drive for the first boot option

Method 1: Press the Boot Menu Key to set computer to boot from USB Flash drive

Here will take HP laptop for example:

Step1: Restart/start computer, and press the Boot Menu Key (HP laptop: F9, DELL laptop: F12) immediately and repeatedly until the boot menu screen appears.

Step2: When the boot menu set up, use Up and Down key to select the USB device.

boot menu

Step3: Press Enter to save the change and boot computer from the usb.

Tips: In some computers, the boot menu key will be showed in the screen when the power is on, but some others do not show the boot menu key that need to get into the BIOS to open the BOOT MENU function. Please pay attention to that some computers do not have Boot Menu Key, in this case, we only can set computer to boot from usb with the method below.

Boot Menu Key table:

Assembly Board

Desktop Computer

Laptop

Board Brand

Boot Menu key Desktop brand Boot Menu key Laptop brand Boot Menu key

ASUS

F8

HP

F12

HP

F9

GIGABYTE

F12

DELL

ESC

DELL

F12

ONDA

F11

Acer

F12

Acer

F12

COLORFUL

ESC or F12

ASUS

F8

ASUS

ESC

MSI

F11

Lenovo

F12

Lenovo

F12

BIOSTAR

F9

Hasee

F12

Toshiba

F12

SUPOX

ESC

Hasee

F12

SOYO

ESC or F12

SAMSUNG

F12

ECS

ESC

SONY

ESC

YESTON

F8

Gateway

F12

MAXSUN

ESC

FOXCONN

ESC

Intel

F12

ASROCK

F11

SPARK

ESC

UNIKA

ESC

pcasl

F10

TOPSTAR

F11 or F12

JETWAY

F8

Method 2: Get into BIOS to set the USB Flash drive for the first boot option

Here will take Phoenix computer for example:

Step1: Start/restart computer, and press the BIOS Entry Key (Del) to get into the BIOS setting

Step2: When get into the BIOS screen, select the Advanced BIOS Features, and then press F18 to save and exit.

Step3: Select the Hard Disk Boot Priority, and press Enter.

Step4: Use the +/- key to move the USB-HDD to the first option, and then save the change and exit.

 

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Windows 8 password not working

Windows 8 password is not working? You may get the rejection message “The user name or password is incorrect”, when you type the password in the text box and press enter to logon computer but the password is incorrect or not working.

Don’t worry, you can reset or remove windows 8 password with the methods below:

1. Windows 8 password is not working? Still can get into computer with another password

When the windows 8 current system password is not working for you, try to get into computer with other passwords, such as another user account which has administrator privilege, or PIN code, Picture password.

Solution 1: Reset or remove windows 8 not working password via Computer Manage

<1>. Get into your windows 8 computer, press Windows + X to open the Start Menu.

<2>. Right-click on Computer, then select Manage.

<3>. Expand the computer management list by: System Tools\ Local Users and Groups\Users

windows 8 password reset

<4>. Right-click on a user account name, then select Set password…

<5>. Finish the steps one by one following the instructions.

Tips: You can let the password text box blank to remove the windows 8 not working password, and then you can get into computer without password the next time.

Solution 2: Remove windows 8 not working password with Command Prompt

Just two steps to remove windows 8 password with the Net User Command:

Step1: Get into computer, open the Start Menu to select the Command Prompt (Admin)

Step2: On the Command Prompt, type in: Net User <user name> “”

Remove windows 8 password with command prompt

Tips: Please remember the let the password blank to remove the not working password for your user account.

2. Windows 8 password is not working? And locked out of computer

When your windows 8 password is not working, and you are locked out of computer, the methods above do not work for you.

Solution 3: Unlock windows 8 incorrect password with password reset disk

If you have created a windows 8 password reset disk before, then you can use the disk to unlock windows 8 password instantly. However, if not, create one with the Vodusoft Windows Password Reset program is very easy.

step 1 to create windows password reset diskCreate a windows password reset disk

  • 1.1 Prepare a USB and download Vodusoft Windows password reset program and install it.
  • 1.2 Insert the usb and Choose media type, and then click on Begin burning to create a bootable disk.

set windows 8 computer to boot from bootable usbSet locked computer to boot from the password reset disk

  • 2.1 Transfer the password reset disk plug into the locked computer.
  • 2.2 Restart the windows 8 computer, and press the Boot Menu Key immediately and repeatedly.

Tips: Different  computer has different Boot Menu Keys, if you are not sure your computer boot menu key, refer to the table at the end of this article.

  • 2.3 Use the up and down key to select the USB device and press Enter.

boot menu

 

Unlock windows 8 not working passwordUnlock windows 8 not working password, when the Vodusoft windows password reset program pups up.

  • 3.1 Select the windows 8 system  and user account, click on Reset, and click on Yes to remove the not working password.

remove windows 8 not working password

  • 3.2 Click on Reboot, unplug the password reset disk, and then click on Yes to restart computer.
  • 3.3 When go to the logon screen, click on the user account to get into system without password.

 

Boot Menu Keys:

 

Assembly Board

Desktop Computer

Laptop

Board Brand

Boot Menu key Desktop brand Boot Menu key Laptop brand Boot Menu key

ASUS

F8

HP

F12

HP

F9

GIGABYTE

F12

DELL

ESC

DELL

F12

ONDA

F11

Acer

F12

Acer

F12

COLORFUL

ESC or F12

ASUS

F8

ASUS

ESC

MSI

F11

Lenovo

F12

Lenovo

F12

BIOSTAR

F9

Hasee

F12

Toshiba

F12

SUPOX

ESC

Hasee

F12

SOYO

ESC or F12

SAMSUNG

F12

ECS

ESC

SONY

ESC

YESTON

F8

Gateway

F12

MAXSUN

ESC

FOXCONN

ESC

Intel

F12

ASROCK

F11

SPARK

ESC

UNIKA

ESC

pcasl

F10

TOPSTAR

F11 or F12

JETWAY

F8

 

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How to unlock DELL laptop forgot password

Locked out of your DELL laptop because you forgot or lost the login password? And are you searching methods to unlock DELL laptop forgot password? Be patient, this article will show you the methods.

Method 1: Unlock DELL laptop forgot password with windows password reset disk.

If you are locked out of laptop forgot password, you can’t get into your laptop to reset password via command prompt or computer management. If you have created a windows password reset disk on your laptop before you forgot password, you can use it to reset forgotten password simply and easily.

<1>. Get to the laptop logon screen, type in an incorrect password, and press Enter.

<2>. Click on Reset password… below the password text box.

<3>. When the password reset wizard appears, follow the instructions to finish the operation.

Method 2: Unlock DELL laptop forgot password with a usb or cd

Have not created a password reset disk yet? The method above does not work for you. But you can create a bootable disk with a usb or cd that also can help you to unlock dell laptop quickly.

Steps as below:

step 1 to install windows password reset programGet Vodusoft Windows Password Reset standard and install it in the accessible computer.

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step 2 to create a password reset disk Create a password reset boot disk with usb or cd.

  • 2.1 Choose media type, USB device or CD/DVD.

Choose media type

 

  • 2.2 Click on Begin burning

step3 to set locked laptop to boot from usb or cdSet your locked laptop to boot from BIOS with the removable device.

  • 3.1 Transfer the bootable device into your locked dell laptop.
  • 3.2 Restart your locked laptop, and press BIOS Entry Key (F2 or Fn+F1) immediately and repeatedly when the power is on until the BIOS screen appears.
  •  3.3 Move to the Boot option, and set the USB drive or CD-ROM as the first boot device, and then press F10 and Enter to restart dell laptop.

unlock dell laptop forgot passwordWhen the vodusoft password reset program starts, select system and a user account and click on Reset.

unlock dell laptop forgot password

reset dell laptop passwordClick on Reboot, and unplug the removable device, and then click on Yes to restart laptop.

Tips: The Vodusoft Windows Password Reset program can reset windows 7, 8, XP, Vista, 2008 r2 password on DELL laptop efficiently and safely.

 

The DELL laptop BIOS Entry:

Dell Inspiron, Dell Dimension, Dell Precision, Dell Optiplex, Dell Vostro, Dell XPS – press F2 to get into BIOS screen.

Dell Latitude – press Fn+F1 to get into BIOS screen

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How to find my windows 7 product key in registry

This guide shows you how to find windows 7 product key in registry on your computer if you lost the product key.

Vodusoft Product key finder is a program that can find all of your windows, Office and other software product keys from the registry quickly.

Here are the steps how to use Vodusoft product key finder to find windows 7 product key in registry.

Step1: Download Vodusoft Product Key Finder and install it on the computer where you want to find product key for windows 7.

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Free download Vodusoft Product Key Finder trial

Step2: When the product key finder program starts, click on Start Recovery to find out your windows 7 product key in the registry.

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Step3: When the product keys are found, they will display in list, click on Save to File to save all of the product keys to a text file.

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Step4: And then you can find out your windows 7 product key on the text file.

 

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Locked out of my laptop forgot password

Are you locked out of laptop? Forgot password for windows 7 or windows8? And are you looking for password recovery software to unlock your computer? Please keep reading. The guide shows you the efficient and simple way for recovering the lost password.

Method 1: Locked out of laptop? Recover forgot password with password reset disk

When you are locked out of your laptop, recover the forgotten password with a password reset disk is the simplest and quickest way if you have created a password reset disk before you forgot the password.

Steps as below:

<1>. Get to the laptop logon screen, type in a wrong password on the password text box, and then press Enter.

<2>. When the incorrect password hint appears, click on OK, and then click on Reset password… below the password text box.

<3>. When the password reset wizard starts, insert the password reset disk into your laptop and then click on Next to continue.

<4>. Select the password reset disk, and then click on Next.

<5>. Type in new password on the text box to reset a new password on your laptop.

Tips: The steps to reset windows 7, 8, Vista, XP password with a password reset disk almost are the same when you forgot password on HP, Acer, Toshiba, DELL, Gateway, Lenovo, Phoenix laptop.

Method 2: Locked out of laptop? Unlocked it with an efficient program

If you have not created a password reset disk yet when you are locked out of laptop, you can create one now instantly with a password reset program. And then use the password reset disk to reset your laptop password safely and efficiently. There are several password reset programs on the internet, such as Asunsoft, Spower, Vodusoft Windows password reset software.

Here I will take Vodusoft Windows Password Reset standard program for example to show you the steps how to reset your laptop password by yourself.

step 1 to install windows password reset program Get Vodusoft Windows Password Reset program and install it in an accessible computer.

Download Vodusoft Windows Password Reset free trial version

step 2 to create a password reset disk Create a password reset disk with the program

  • 2.1 Insert a usb or cd into the accessible computer where you install the Vodusoft password reset program.
  •  2.2 Click on USB device or CD/DVD to choose the media type.
  •  2.3 Select the device on the drop-down list, and then click on Begin burning.

step3 to set locked laptop to boot from usb or cd Set your locked laptop to boot from USB flash drive or CD/DVD-Rom

  •  3.1 Transfer the usb or cd insert into your locked laptop.
  •  3.2 Restart your laptop, and press the BIOS Entry Key immediately and repeatedly.
  • 3.3 Set the laptop to boot from your device.

Tips: If you have difficult in setting your laptop to boot from BIOS with the password reset disk, refer to:

reset the locked out of laptop forgot passwordd When the Reset program starts, follow the steps to reset your laptop password

  •  4.1Select a windows system and your user account.
  • 4.2 Click on Reset, and then click on Yes if the hint message pups up.
  • 4.3 Next, click on Reboot, when the hint message pups up, unplug the removable device, and then click on Yes to restart your laptop.

Get into laptop When go to the logon screen, get into laptop without password

Tips: The steps to reset windows 7, 8, Vista, XP password with a password reset program are similar on HP, Acer, Toshiba, DELL, Gateway, Lenovo, Phoenix laptop. The difference is the steps to set laptop to boot from Bios, and the different laptop has different BIOS Entry Keys.

 

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How to find Windows 8 product key on my computer

“I want to reinstall windows 8 system on my computer, but I forgot where the windows 8 product key I saved. How can I find out the windows 8 product key on my computer quickly?”

Lost your windows 8 product key? If you have activated the windows 8 product key on your computer before, then you will find it on your computer, or you won’t find it.

How to find the windows 8 product key on your computer in a short time? You can take Vodusoft Windows product key finder that can find product key for Microsoft Windows 2000/2003/XP/Vista/7/8/2008, Microsoft Office 2003/2007/2010, Microsoft Visual Studio, MS SQL, Internet Explorer, VMWare, Adobe, to find it instantly.

If you want to reinstall the system on your computer, you may need to reinstall some software that also need product key, so take a product key finder to find all of the software product keys on your computer. Here are the steps how to find product key

Step1: Download Vodusoft Product Key Finder and install it in your Windows 8 system.

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Tips: When you install the product key finder program on your windows, the product key finder windows appears. If it does not appear automatically, launch it by clicking on it.

Step2: Click on Start Recovery.

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Step3: When click on start recovery, it will ask you to enter the Registration Code, so copy the registration code and then paste it on the text box.

Product key finder registration

Step4: All of the product keys including the windows 8 product key are displayed in list.

Step5: You can click on Save to File to save all of the product keys to a text file.

save windows 8 product key to file

It is very easy for you to find windows 8 product key with the vodusoft product key finder, just take one to have a try.

 

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Windows 8 forgot password no reset disk

“How do you reset your computer password if you can’t remember your windows password and you do not have a reset disk?” – Question from Microsoft.com

Windows 8 forgot password

Forgot windows 8 password no reset disk? It is very command for us to create a password on our computer, but do not create a password reset disk. Here are the methods to reset windows 8 password if you have not created a windows 8 password reset disk when forgot the password.

1: Forgot windows 8 password no reset disk? Crack it with password reset programs

However, if you do not have other kinds of passwords, and can’t get in the windows 8 computer, the methods above do not work for you. So you can’t reset windows 8 password without a windows password reset program help. Many password reset tools can help you to create a bootable usb or live cd, such as the free program Offline NT Password and Registry editor or other password reset programs.

Example1: Reset windows 8 forgot password with a USB.

This example shows you a simple and efficient ways to recover windows 8 forgotten password if your are locked out of windows 8. If you have a USB flash drive, it will make this way work perfectly. A CD/DVD burn device and a CD/DVD disc as well too.

Now, follow the steps below to unlock your windows 8 password:

Step1: Get into an accessible computer, download Vodusoft windows password reset program, and install it.

Download Vodusoft windows password reset standard free trial

Step2: Insert the USB into that accessible pc, and select the USB device, click on USB device to create a bootable usb password reest.

Windows 8 password reset without disk

Step3: Plug in the bootable usb to the windows 8 locked computer.

Step4: Restart the locked computer, and set the computer to boot from usb drive.

Step5:When the Vodusoft password reset program appears, select the windows 8 system and your user account.

recover windows 8 password with password reset disk

Step6: And the click on Reset, click on Yes to continue.

Step7: Click on Reboot, unplug the usb, and then click on Yes.

Step8: When get to the computer log screen, click on your user account, and then you can get in to computer automatically.

Example2: Crack windows 8 forgot password with free software

The Offline NT Password and Registry editor and Chntpw are free and open source program that can help to reset windows forgot password. Here will take Offline NT and Registry editor for example.

The Offline NT Password and Registry editor and Chntpw are console program operated by text command, so they are not easy to carry out as GUI base programs like Asunsoft, Vodusoft, Spower windows password recovery software.

Steps to use Offline NT Password to crack windows 8 password:

Step1: Download Offline NT Password Registry editor from: http://pogostick.net/~pnh/ntpasswd

Step2: Create a bootable live cd with the program.

Step3: Boot the locked computer with the bootable live cd.

Step4: When the Offline NT Password and Registry editor program appears, follow the instructions to remove the windows 8 password on your computer.

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2: Forgot windows 8 password no reset disk? Get into computer with other passwords

If you can get into the windows 8 computer with other kinds of passwords, such as PIN code, Picture password, Microsoft account, then you can reset the windows 8 forgot password without reset disk.

Example1: Reset windows 8 forgot password without password reset disk through Computer Management

Step1: Get into the windows 8 computer with PIN code or other passwords.

Step2: Press windows windows 8 forgot password no reset disk+ X to open windows 8 Start Menu.

Step3: Right-click on Computer, and then click on Manage.

Step4: Expand the Computer Management list: System Tools -> Local Users and Groups -> Users

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Step5: Click on Users to expand user list.

Step6: On the right panel, select a user account, right-click on it, and then select Reset password…

Example 2: No reset disk? Reset windows 8 forgot password with Command Prompt

If you familiar with the net user command, reset password through command prompt if very simply for you. Steps as below:

Step1: Get into your windows 8 computer with PIN code or picture password.

Step2: Press Windowswindows 8 forgot password no reset disk + X to open the Start Menu.

Step3: On the menu list, click on Command Prompt (Admin).

Step4: On the Command Prompt screen, type in Net User command: Net User <user name> <new password> and then press Enter.

reset windows 8 forgot password command

Tips: You also can set the new password to blank to remove the password. When you get the message “The command completed successfully” it means you have reset or remove the password successfully.

Reference:  http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_8-security/forgot-windows-8-password/191f7852-e4fb-46be-aaea-d95729ca9302

 

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Windows 7 forgot password no reset disk

“I change my windows 7 password, but I forgot it the next day and have no reset disk. When I got to the logon screen and type in the password I remember and want to login, it rejects me with the message that ‘The user name or the password is incorrect’ I try many of the passwords that I can think of, but no one works. What should I do? I am urgent to use my computer, anybody can help me? Thanks in advance!” -Ask Louis

Forgot windows 7 password

Forgot windows 7 password and have not created a password reset disk yet? Here are the methods to reset windows 7 password without windows 7 password reset disk.

Method1: Windows 7 forgot password no reset disk? Reset it via Net User Command.

Command Prompt is the simplest method to reset or remove windows 7 password without password reset disk. But you have to get into computer with the administrator privilege account, so, try to think about that whether you still have other user account to get into computer. If yes, follow the steps bellow:

Step1: Get into the windows 7 computer, on the start menu, select Command Prompt.

Step2: On the command prompt screen, type in: Net User <user name> <new password>, and then press Enter.

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Tips: When you get the message “The command completed successfully”, it means you have change the password successfully. You also can set the new password to blank to remove the password from your user account, and then you can get into computer without password.

Method2: Reset windows 7 forgot password without reset disk? Reset it through Computer Manage.

Forgot windows 7 password no reset disk? If you can get into computer, you also can reset password through computer manage forcedly. Steps as below:

Step1: Get into your windows 7 password with other accounts.

Step2: On the start menu, right-click on Computer, select Manage

Step3: Expand the Computer Management: Computer Management \ System Tools\ Local Users and Groups\ Users

reset windows 7 forgot password  with out disk

Step4: Double-click on the users to open the user list.

Step5: On the user list, select one user account, right-click on it, and then select Reset Password…

Step6: And then follow the instructions to reset the windows 7 password.

However, if you cannot get into your computer with other user accounts, the methods above does not work for you. If you do not want to reinstall the windows 7 system, you can choose to take a password reset program to crack windows 7 password instantly.

Method3: Forgot windows 7 password no reset disk? Create one with Vodusoft windows password reset program

A windows password reset program can help you to create a bootable windows password reset disk and reset windows password offline. Such as the Spower, Asunsoft, Vodusoft windows password reset program that works well on windows 2000, 2003, XP, Vista, Win7, Win8, 2008.

Here will take Vodusoft windows 7 password reset program for example to show you the details to recover windows 7 forgot password.

Step1: Get into another accessible computer, download Vodusoft windows 7 password reset program, and install it in this computer.

Vodusoft windows 7 password reset free trial

Step2: Insert a USB or CD, and select the device to create a password reset disk.

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Step3: Transfer the password reset disk to your winsows 7 locked computer.

Step4: Set the locked computer to boot from usb drive or cd.

Step5: When get to the vodusoft windows password reset wizard. Follow the steps to reset your windows 7 password.

windows 7 forgot password reset

. 5.1 Select the windows 7 system and your user accout.

. 5.2 Click on Reset, the password will be set to blank, click on Yes.

. 5.3 Click on Reboot, make sure to take out the password reset disk, and then click on Yes.

Step6: When get to the windows 7 log on screen, click on the user account, then you can get into computer without password.

 

 

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Windows 8 password expired

“I can’t open my windows 8 computer now, because it rejected me with the message that ‘The password is incorrect’. I remember my password clearly, however, it doesn’t word now, is it expired? How can I get into my computer and set a new password on it?”

windows 8 password expired

Locked out of the windows 8 computer/laptop with the reason that the password does not work for you? In this case, either the password expired or you forgot the correct password. Don’t waste time to think about it anymore, take a few minutes to read about this article to have a look whether the methods described above can help you to get out of this problem or not.

Method one: Change Windows 8 expired password with other accounts

It is known to us all that we can login windows 8 computer with many kinds of passwords, such as local administrator, PIN code, Picture, Live ID. If you still can login windows 8 computer with these accounts, follow the steps bellow:

Step1: Get into the windows 8 computer with other accounts.

Step2: Press Windows+X to open the Start Menu, and select Command Prompt (Admin)

Step3: On the black and white command prompt, type in: Net User <user name> <new password> to reset the expired password.

windows 8 password reset

Method two: Recover windows 8 forgot or expired password with password reset disk

If you have created a password reset disk before, you can use it to reset the windows 8 expired password easily and quickly.

Step1: On the windows 8 logon screen, type in an incorrect password, and press Enter.

Step2: When the password incorrect hint pups up, click on OK to close it.

Step3: Click on Reset password…, below the password text box.

Step4: Insert the windows 8 password reset disk and follow the password reset wizard to reset a new password.

Step5: When reset password successfully, get into the computer with the password you reset.

Method Three: Reset windows 8 password with a bootable usb flash drive

If you have not created a windows 8 password reset disk before, you can create a bootable usb disk now with password recovery program. There are many password recovery tools, such as Asunsoft, Spower, Vodusoft Windows password recovery software. Here we mainly discuss about how to reset windows 8 expired password with Vodusoft windows 8 password reset software.

Step1: Get Vodusoft Windows 8 password reset software and install it in an accessible pc.

Vodusoft windows 8 password reset software free trial

Step2: Insert a USB flash drive and run the vodusoft program to create a bootable usb disc.

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Step3: Transfer the usb insert into the windows 8 locked computer.

Step4: Restart and set the locked computer to boot from the usb flash drive.

Step5: When the Vodusoft windows password reset program start up, select the windows 8 system and the user name.

Step6: Click on Reset, and click on OK to set the password to blank, and click on Reboot. When the hint message appears, make sure to take out the usb drive, and then click on Yes to restart the computer.

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