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How to bypass admin password for vista business?

I received a hard drive that has Windows vista business on it and there is only 1 account set up on it and it requires a password.I dont know it nor do i know how to get a hold of the original owner cause i moved out of state.What can i do to get past this password so i can change it.I dont have to vista cd to reinstall either.
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Donald StewartNetwork AdministratorCommented:
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agamalCommented:
you have two waysThe easy way:
download Hiren's boot cd
 Boot to the cd and run one of the password changers. the programs on the
 CD are listed here:
 
 http://www.hiren.info/pages/bootcd

The hard way:
http://www.vistax64.com/tutorials/102005-reset-user-account-password.html

Good Luck
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