XP Home & passwords

  mark e 15:51 12 Oct 2003
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Is there a way to find out what the administrator password is from within windows

DIXONS strike again!!!!!

Many thanks
Mark

  bta1 16:12 12 Oct 2003

if you account is an administrative one then you can remove a different accounts password.
go to control panel, accounts, pick the administrators and click remove password.
If your not an administrator on you computer, you need to take it back.

  ade.h 16:14 12 Oct 2003

If you haven't changed it yourself, it should be blank - for ex. when Recovery Console asks for the password, just hit Enter. PC vendors will not normally set it of their own accord.

  Djohn 16:21 12 Oct 2003

Dixons will not have, or should not have set an admin. password. This is something you will have set yourself, if at all. as above go to the admin controls and see if there is a password, it may well be blank. j.

  mark e 16:23 12 Oct 2003

Thanx M8

No need to take back using your guidance password removed.

Mark

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