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Posted on 2014-04-09
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Standalone Windows Server 2012 R2  administrators password lost (no recovery disks, etc.).

Any recovery techniques, software...?

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well there are alot of ways, try to test these steps:

http://www.kieranlane.com/2012/12/12/resetting-administrator-password-windows-2008/
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i have used nordahls password reset tool from the UBCD :
http://www.ultimatebootcd.com/            
in most cases, it offers the correct  answer, so all you need is to confirm
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