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Need to Recover Windows User Password using Linux Boot Disk

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Can someone recommend an easy way to recover a windows user password on a Dell Win 7 PC?  Is there a Linux boot disk that would work?

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Jon
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I recommend you do some google searches for password recovery.

As I cannot confirm that you are trying to recover your OWN password, I cannot offer assistance.
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Gerwin Jansen, EE MVE earned 1200 total points
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Recovery is not possible afaik, there are recovery CD's that reset the administrators password. Once you've done that, just set a new password after logging on as administrator.
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