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Windows 7: Forgot Administrator password, need help to recover...

18 Jun 2012   #11
mjf

Windows 7x64 Home Premium SP1
 
 

This may help
Password Reset
If you don't have a CD drive then you you can create a bootable USB flash drive.
Make the USB bootable:
Open an elevated command prompt
>list disk
>select disk n
where n is the USB disk number ---Take care
>clean
>create partition primary
>active
>format fs=ntfs quick
>exit
your USB is now bootable
Download a system repair disc ISO extract all the files with 7-zip and copy to the USB.
You need to select the USB as the bootable device in the BIOS. Then follow the tutorial.

Here is another option which I have never tried
http://pogostick.net/~pnh/ntpasswd/


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19 Jun 2012   #12
karlsnooks

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

please carry out post #6.
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