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Windows 7: reset password


04 Apr 2011   #1

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reset password

my brother set the password into my laptop. how can i reset the password? i have a hp mini laptop without cd rom. i've tried safe mode, take out CMOS battery, i tried to open hidden admin (like windows xp do) but all are disappointed... please help me. if there any option that no need to burn a cd (like burn ophrack or etc password reset software) i'll much appreciate... tq...


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04 Apr 2011   #2

 
 

Hi, welcome to the forums

You should be able to follow the tutorial below which will allow you to get the Buit-In admin up and running. You can then use it to remove the password from any user account.

User Account Password - Change from WinRE

Hope it helps


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04 Apr 2011   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 OEM --> RTM clean install
 
 

easiest and best way is to get your brother to onlock it.
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04 Apr 2011   #4

windows 7 starter 32 bit
 
 

orbital shark, i will try it. i want to try it. after that my brother will never ever again making my laptop as his own..
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04 Apr 2011   #5

windows 7 starter 32 bit
 
 

how can i get to windows recovery environment? for ur reminder, my laptop doesn't have cd-rom so i definitely can't insert any disc to my laptop.
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04 Apr 2011   #6

 
 

If you press F8 when booting you should get an option to Repair Computer, you can access it from there
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04 Apr 2011   #7

windows 7 starter 32 bit
 
 

but, it said windows failed to start .... to fix the problem
1. insert ur windows installation disc...(in which i dont have cd rom).... plz2 help me...
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04 Apr 2011   #8

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Bit.
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by 7Loveme View Post
but, it said windows failed to start .... to fix the problem
1. insert ur windows installation disc...(in which i dont have cd rom).... plz2 help me...
You could pick up a $50 External CD/DVD ROM Drive that connect's to the netbook via USB, and boot into the disk that way.
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04 Apr 2011   #9
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello 7Loveme, and welcome to Seven Forums.

If your computer supports booting from a USB key drive, then you can use OPTION TWO in the tutorial below to create a System Repair Disc to a USB key drive to use to boot with into the System Recovery Options screen.

System Repair Disc - Create


Afterwards, you should be able to do this.

User Account Password - Change from WinRE

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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05 Apr 2011   #10

windows 7 starter 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Sudsmcduff96 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by 7Loveme View Post
but, it said windows failed to start .... to fix the problem
1. insert ur windows installation disc...(in which i dont have cd rom).... plz2 help me...
You could pick up a $50 External CD/DVD ROM Drive that connect's to the netbook via USB, and boot into the disk that way.
I think i should. erm.. later on, i can use it for my self, format for other, and get money from them. hahaaa... anyway, how can i boot by using USB? i can rearrange the boot sequence to detect USB, but what do i need in my USB to make it boot? im so sorry im a new member of Learning-How-PC/Laptop-operate.... huhuuu...

I like to try new thing. and now my new thing is, about laptop. TQ.
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