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I am using Windows Key Enterprise to reset my password that I have forgotten, I booted with the DVD and selected the account to reset.
it gives me a message:
"windows key fails to reset the password. possible reason windows registry is corrupted."

any help?

thanks
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by:FDomingos88
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It's a little strange to give that error.
I suggest you to try the method five in this website http://www.vistax64.com/tutorials/102005-reset-user-account-password.html .
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David Johnson, CD, MVP earned 167 total points
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you might want to try http://www.passwordunlocker.com/windows-password-recovery.html

Did you create a windows password reset disk?
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you might want to try http://www.passwordunlocker.com/windows-password-recovery.html

the unlocker free trial does not unlock the accounts. they want a purchase of the product
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by:johnb6767
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This is probably the most reliable one....

http://www.pogostick.net/~pnh/ntpasswd/

Just burn the .iso, and when prompted, BLANK the password. Don't try and change it.....

This is one of the few paw reset utils we can suggest here on EE....
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by:jskfan
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mmmm... it didn't work
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by:jskfan
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I will try PC Login now software
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