Reset WIN XP Admin password

  iqs 20:08 14 Aug 2008


Recently I have been asked to reset the password on 2 PC's running XP,when the owners forgot their password.Each time it was back to presets.

Is there any free software which will inform you what the password was,or reset it?.


  skidzy 20:44 14 Aug 2008

Offline NT Password & Registry Editor will reset your password iqs,but can be tricky to will need to persevere.

The download and instructions click here

Walkthrough instructions click here

  iqs 21:35 14 Aug 2008

skidzy for the advice and links.Will it a go tomorrow,cheers

  nonowtatall 18:55 29 Aug 2008

hi skidzy had alook at NT Password thing and it looks hard what i am thinking of doing now is totally format the hard drive as i think there are two OS on it

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

The Evil Within 2 review-in-progress

Adobe shows still-in-development tools, including automatically colourising black-and-white photos

iPhone X news: Release date, price, new features & specs

Comment transformer un iPhone en borne Wi-Fi ?