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Windows 7: Windows 7 bootup password issue

20 Mar 2011   #11


ways is at an open souce software??
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by adithya View Post
thanks a lot buddy..
definitely will try keeping a good easy to remember password!!
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bill2 View Post
I use GRC's password generator when I am paranoid.

But you can also concoct something on your own taking care to avoid things like your mothers name, your birth date, and dictionary words.

But remember, the tougher the password, the tougher it'll be to remember. If you lose it, you'll likely be locked out of your computer. Also, if the computer is a laptop and the laptop gets stolen, all bets are off.

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20 Mar 2011   #12

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

One word of advice though - please, for the love of God, make a backup before you do something like encrypting your boot volume.
I never had any issues in the past and I did that on a bunch of boxes but if you interfere that heavily so close to the OS, something can always go wrong.
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