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Windows 7: User Account - Reset Password in Windows 7

09 Jun 2014   #10
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by arvin0807 View Post
Great! I see the instructions. Thank you.
You're most welcome.


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01 Jun 2016   #11
Rabbithole

Windows home Premium 7
 
 

Dear Brink How can I change the administrative password? I have a user account plus the administrative one. I have the windows 7 Home Premium 7601.I.d like to download windows 10 every time I try it asks for the administrative password and I don;t know it somebody set this up a longtime ago. thanks Rabbithole
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01 Jun 2016   #12
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Rabbithole, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You should be able to use OPTION FOUR or OPTION FIVE to reset the password.
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21 Jun 2016   #13
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by protomik View Post
Can I make a password on a normal computer and use it to reset password on a locked computer?
Hello protomilk,

If you mean using OPTION FIVE, then yes.
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