“I set a password on my office pc, however when I restart it to login with the new password, I forgot my password what I set, and the password hint could not remind me the correct password, I put the old password to have a try, was rejected with the message ‘the password is incorrect’ So I can’t get in my pc now, can anybody give me any advice? Thanks in advance! ”-Ask by Malcolm.
That is very unfortunate for you to forget password the moment you set a password on your computer. However, don’t be disappoint, this article will show you several effective methods how to recover forgot password to your computer.
Forgot DELL PC login password?
Example1: Reset DELL PC password with password reset disk
Create a password reset disk before forgot computer password then you can use it to reset your pc password soon. This is the easiest and simple way, and it can be used for windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 2000, 2003, 2008, 2012, and the steps how to use a password reset disk is the same.
Step1: Restart your pc to the logon screen, press Enter.
Step2: when the password incorrect hint pups up, click on OK, you can see the Reset password… link above the password text box.
Step3: Click on the Reset password link, and then the password reset wizard will appear, click on Next and follow the steps on it to reset password.
Forgot HP PC login password XP?
Example2: Reset HP PC password windows XP through Save Mode
Windows XP has an administrator use account with blank password by default, so you can get into save mode with the administrator privilege to change any user account password when you forgot computer password windows XP.
Step1: Restart you HP computer, and press F10 or F1 immediately and repeatedly to get in to the save mode.
Step2: Click on the administrator account and get in without password.
Step3: Open the Command Prompt, type in: Net User <user name> <new password>, and then press Enter.
Forgot Lenovo PC password win 7?
Example3: Reset Lenovo password with password recovery tool
Forgot computer password windows 7? Here I recommend Vodusoft Windows Password Reset special which can help you reset lost password for Windows XP, Vista, 7,8, 2000, 2003, 2008 local and domain users without current password.
Step1: Get Vodusoft Windows Password Reset software, run it in an accessible pc. Insert a USB flash drive or CD/DVD to create a bootable password reset disk.
Step2: Take the password reset disk and insert into the locked computer.
Step3: Restart your Lenovo pc, Press BIOS Entry Key (F2) immediately and repeatedly to set your pc to boot from BIOS with the password reset disk.
Step4: Move to the Boot menu, and set the removable device to the first boot list.
Step5: Press F10 to save the change and exit.
Step6: When the password reset Wizard appears, reset pc password step by step.