urgent help required

  mitsme 07:09 30 Sep 2007
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I have changed my admin password on my laptop & can't log on. I cannot find my set of rcovery dics, which is a bit suspect!

HP Laptop running Win XP Pro Sp2.

Can anyone help me how to bypass/recover password?

I have a set of dics for my desktop but as there is no floppy drive on laptop I can't use them.

TIA
Mitsme

  Sparkly 07:33 30 Sep 2007

Hi Mitsme take a look might help.

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  Sparkly 18:41 30 Sep 2007

Give this a try
click here in the left hand colum click secrets you might get lucky.

  mitsme 04:44 01 Oct 2007

Got round it thanks. Took a while, but I got there.

Thanks

  Meshuga 07:12 01 Oct 2007

mitsme, kindly give your posts a more descriptive title so that members know what your problem is and therefore do not waste time on something that they know they can`t answer. "Urgent Help required" conveys nothing and you would get more replies. Thanks.

  Spark6 09:57 01 Oct 2007

Are you able to share the solution?

  mitsme 03:03 02 Oct 2007

Thank you for your kind advice, though the issue had been resolved, re posting.

Spark6

I used a utility that came with the laptop, back to scratch, basically! Have a few more things to tweak and fiddle with & but seems to be cugging along ok.

  Spark6 09:15 02 Oct 2007

Good for you, well done.

  mitsme 01:53 03 Oct 2007

Not so much good for me or well done.
More of a case of RTFM :)) & a DOH!

I now have another problem, as I mentioned my recovery discs went missing, so also did the install disc for my security suite. So I'm now hunting about for a recovery solution for that.

But all else still seems to be working fine, so far.

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