Changing password for Administrator via Remote for windows Server 2003

I am connected to my server via remote desktop and want to change my administrator password. I was about to change it in "manage" but the following message appeared (see attachment).

How can I change the password correctly without loosing data as the message indicates?
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rayluvsAuthor Commented:
the image/message
Mike ThomasConsultantCommented:
It's fine to change your password, you won't loose anything (unless you foget the password maybe)

I don't see your attachement but if you are right clicking on your user account and selecting reset password that is not advisable. Ctrl + alt + end will bring up the standarb password change box from a remote session.

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That is just a fearsome windows warning... you won't lose anything unless you forget your password ...

CTRL + ALT + END is the better way and there is not scary warning!

hope this helps!
rayluvsAuthor Commented:
The attachment is included right after the question "03/26/10 09:06 AM,  ID: 28695790".

Ctrl + alt + end worked excellent!

Just to follow up. Resetting passwords from the reset screen can cause issues. It resets any encryption keys you have so if you have encrypted NTFS data it will be lost.  (unless you have a recovery agent)
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