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Windows 7: What is the administrator password?

17 Apr 2012   #11
mach04

Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 8 Pro
 
 

You can also perform a system restoring to a date where you know there wasn't an admin account.


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17 Apr 2012   #12
DavidE

Multi-Boot W7_Pro_x64 W8.1_Pro_x64 W10_Pro_x64 +Linux_VMs +Chromium_VM
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Thielen View Post
From a DVD.
Are you saying you are booting from a DVD to re-install windows, and it is asking for an administrator password?

Or, did you start the re-install while you were logged into your current Windows 7 installation?
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17 Apr 2012   #13
UsernameIssues

W7 Pro SP1 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Thielen View Post
Yes it is Home Premium I checked, I tried re installing it but it asks me for the Administrator password, I entered my Logon password (the only one i know of) but it doesn't accept it.
If you follow these steps, you will not need to know the old Administrator password.
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