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change admin.. password on a limited account

Posted on 2007-03-29
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how do i enter the admin.. account if i forgot the password and i can only sign in under guest which is an limited accound, also when i press ctrl+alt+del i get the window tesk manager and not the security dialog box? thank you
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Greetings, wdonice16 !

Here are some ways to recover Administrator Password
http://www.worldstart.com/tips/tips.php/1436
or
http://www.petri.co.il/forgot_administrator_password.htm

Best wishes!
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http://home.eunet.no/~pnordahl/ntpasswd/ <-- I have used this 1 many times. Reset the password to blank (which is *) and it'll let you right in.
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wdonice16,

We have not heard from you. Did any comment help you solve your problem? Do you have any more question? If an Expert helped you, please accept his/her answer above with an excellent or good grade.

Thanks, war1
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