If forgot Windows 8 PIN code, Picture password, System password what to do?

We can login Windows 8 with PIN code, Picture password or System password, but if you lost or forgot them accidently, what to do? Here we will discuss about the methods according the conditions we will meet with.

Windows 8 screen

Condition 1: Lost or forgot Windows 8 PIN code, but still can login to computer with Picture password or system password

In this case, you can login to computer with Picture password or system password to change the PIN code, and then you can login with the new PIN code you set next time.

Step 1: Get into Windows 8 screen with Picture password or system password.

Step 2: Press Windows key + I (or move the mouse key to the right-top corner) to open the settings.

Step 3: Click on Change PC settings.

windows 8 change pc setting

Step 4: On the PC settings, click on Users, and then click on Change PIN code.

change pin code

Step 5: Type in the system password to confirm, and then type in the new four numbers to be PIN code.

Condition 2: Lost or forgot Windows 8 Picture password but still can log on computer with PIN code or system password

On this case, you can get into your Windows 8 computer with the PIN code or system password to change the Picture password.

Step 1: Get into Windows 8 computer with PIN code or system password.

Step 2: On the PC settings, click on Users, and then click on Change Picture password.

windows 8 change picture password

Step 3: Type in the system current password to conform, and then select a new picture and draw three features.

 

Condition 3: Lost Windows 8 system password but still can get into computer with PIN code or Picture password

On this condition, you can get into your Windows 8 computer with the PIN code or Picture password, and then reset your system password through command prompt.

Step 1: Get into your Windows 8 computer with PIN code or Picture password.

Step 2: Press Windows key +X (or click on the Start button) to open the Start Menu.

Step 3: On the Start Menu, click on Command Prompt (Admin).

command prompt on start menu

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

reset forgot password with command prompt

Condition 4: Can’t login Windows 8 computer with PIN code, Picture password, event system password

If you are unfortunately lost System password, and event can’t login to computer with the Picture password or Pin code, it would be very frustrated. In this case, you can remove your Windows 8 password with a password reset program efficiently and quickly.

Here will take Vodusoft Windows Password Reset program for example:

Step 1: Get Vodusoft Windows Password Reset program from and accessible pc and install it.

install Vodusoft Windows password reset special

Step 2: Insert a USB into the accessible pc, select the USB device on the drop-down list, and then click on Burn to USB to create a Windows 8 password reset USB.

Burn to a USB boot disk

Step3: Unplug the USB disk, insert into your Windows 8 computer, and set the computer to boot from the USB boot disk.

Step 4: When the Vodusoft Windows Password Reset program comes up, you can follow the steps on it to remove Windows 8 forgotten password efficiently.

reset Windows 8 password with vodusoft special

Step 5: And then you can get into your windows 8 computer without password.

 

 

 

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