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[mod] 6y, 10m agoPosted 6 years, 10 months ago
Digging out an old laptop and I cannot remember the password...argh...
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[mod] 6y, 10m agoPosted 6 years, 10 months ago
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Google for ophcrack
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KrispiiDuck
Google for ophcrack


Thanks. I tried that and it said that I needed specific software for burning the disc but it wouldnt tell me which...
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Its not another laptop thats been left on a train is it? News is on now. Watching for update................
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is it the Windows Welcome Screen Password.

During Start/Boot up, press F8 to get the option and log in using Safe Mode.

Go into Control Panel, Users, and create a new user (say ADMIN).

You can then delete the intial user and/or change their password

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