How do I reset my Administrator password on Server 2008 R2?

Posted on 2011-10-10
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
I forgot the administrator password to my server! How do I reset that password?
Question by:tols12
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    Perfect. So i just click on the big green "Free Download" button?

    I have tried booting from a memory stick but it won't let me. I don't see the option in the boot menu. Am i doing it right?

    Author Comment

    It looks like I have to purchase that software you gave me the URL to. Is there anything else that is a free utility?
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    The only free way is with Ubuntu:

    I've never used that procedure before & it looks like a long process but at least it is free. I think I'd spend a few dollars & purchase the software if it were me... hope this helps.

    Author Comment

    Ok. I REALLY appreciate your help and quick response!!

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