Solved

administrator's password

Posted on 2003-11-19
5
182 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-14
I have forgot my administrator's password and do not want to change it.  How can I find out what it is?
0
Comment
Question by:Sweet_Casper69
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
5 Comments
 
LVL 49

Accepted Solution

by:
sunray_2003 earned 125 total points
ID: 9781773
Dear Sweet_Casper69,

Check out all the different ways of recovering password

http://oldlook.experts-exchange.com/Operating_Systems/Win2000/Q_20772377.html

Thanks,
Sunray
0
 
LVL 5

Expert Comment

by:juliancrawford
ID: 9783143
You could use a password auditing tool such as this one from @stake ...
http://www.atstake.com/products/lc/
0

Featured Post

Back Up Your Microsoft Windows Server®

Back up all your Microsoft Windows Server – on-premises, in remote locations, in private and hybrid clouds. Your entire Windows Server will be backed up in one easy step with patented, block-level disk imaging. We achieve RTOs (recovery time objectives) as low as 15 seconds.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

NTFS file system has been developed by Microsoft that is widely used by Windows NT operating system and its advanced versions. It is the mostly used over FAT file system as it provides superior features like reliability, security, storage, efficienc…
Auditing domain password hashes is a commonly overlooked but critical requirement to ensuring secure passwords practices are followed. Methods exist to extract hashes directly for a live domain however this article describes a process to extract u…
Exchange organizations may use the Journaling Agent of the Transport Service to archive messages going through Exchange. However, if the Transport Service is integrated with some email content management application (such as an antispam), the admini…
Are you ready to implement Active Directory best practices without reading 300+ pages? You're in luck. In this webinar hosted by Skyport Systems, you gain insight into Microsoft's latest comprehensive guide, with tips on the best and easiest way…

738 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question