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Windows 7: forgotten password

22 Feb 2012   #1

windows 7 home premium 32bit
forgotten password

i have a windows 7 home premium OS and i forgot my password. how do i remove or reset the password? is there a program that can remove the password? i don't have the disk anymore and i don't want to reformat my laptop. i don't even have the system restore disk. all i have is my bare laptop with a forgotten password. please help me. thanks!

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22 Feb 2012   #2

W7 Pro SP1 64bit

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24 Feb 2012   #3

windows 7 home premium 32bit

thank you for the help. but i just got "disk error" after doing that. when i removed my flashdrive, there's the password screen again. any other idea? i've tried using other third party programs but it's just a trial version... any other third party programs?
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24 Feb 2012   #4
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1

Do you remember the "secret question" to remind you of the password?
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24 Feb 2012   #5

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1

I had the same problem with a desktop running Win 7 Home Premium 64-bit recently, and used this program:

Offline Windows Password & Registry Editor
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