I have a Toshiba laptop and I forgot my password

I have a Toshiba laptop, with Windows 8 system, but unfortunately I forgot my password, any safe and effective method to recover my Toshiba laptop password if I have not create a password reset disk? Yes, this article will describe the methods how to recover Toshiba laptop forgot password on Windows 7, 8, Vista, XP.

Solution 1: I forgot my Toshiba laptop password Windows 7

Try to have a think about the user account on your Toshiba laptop, if you still can get into laptop with other user accounts with administrator privilege, then you do not need to create a password reset disk to reset Windows 7 password on your Toshiba laptop. You just need to get into system with the administrator account.

<1>. Click “Start” to open the Start Menu, right-click Computer, select Manage.

<2>. Expand Computer Management list: System Tools → Local User Groups → Uses.

i have a Toshiba laptop and i forgot my password windows 7

<3>. Expand the User list, select your user account, right-click on it, select “Set password…”

<4>. When the hint message pups up, click Proceed to continue.

<5>. And then you can follow the instructions to reset or remove Windows 7 password for your Toshiba laptop.


If this method does not appropriate for your situation, don’t be disappointed, the methods below can also work for windows 7 system.

Solution 2: I have a Toshiba laptop and forgot my windows 8 password on it

If you are locked out of Toshiba laptop Windows 8, and can’t get in with PIN code or Picture password, recover Toshiba laptop password with a password reset disk is a good idea. If you have not created a windows 8 password reset disk, don’t worry, create one with a USB or CD/DVD.

How to create a password reset disk when locked out of laptop and forgot password?

Step 1: Download a Windows password reset program on an accessible pc.

Vodusoft Windows password reset standard program trial version free download

Step 2: Install it on the accessible pc, insert a USB or writable CD/DVD, click USB device or CD/DVD.

select device

Step3: Click Begin Burning to create a password reset disk.

create a password reset disk

When you get the message “Burning successfully” it means you have created the password reset disk successfully.

Below will show you how to reset Toshiba laptop forgot password with the password reset disk.

Step 4:Take the password reset disk insert into your Toshiba laptop, restart/start your laptop, set Toshiba laptop to boot from USB drive or set laptop to boot from CD/DVD-ROM.

Step 5: When the password reset program comes up, select the system on your Toshiba laptop, click on your user account.

Step 6: Click Reset button on the program, unplug password reset disk (USB device or CD/DVD), click Reboot, click Yes to continue.

Forgot my Toshiba laptop password windows 8

Tips: This method can work on Toshiba laptop Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP.

Solution 3: I forgot my Toshiba laptop password Windows Vista/XP

I have a Toshiba laptop and I forgot my password on Windows Vista/XP, what to do?

If you do not want to use the method above, try with Offline NT Password & Registry Editor that is open source and free software which supports all windows from NT 3.5 to windows 7, and also the Windows server 2003, 2008.

<1>. Download Offline NT Password & Registry Editor password reset CD/USB bootdisk from the official sites.

<2>. Boot off a USB or CD disk to do the password reset.

<3>. Select your user name and remove or reset password on your Toshiba laptop.

<4>. Restart laptop, and you will log in.


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