How to obtain the Active Directory Restore password?

Posted on 2015-02-19
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I just started my new position and don't have the Active Directory Restore password. How can I recover this?
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by:Joseph Moody
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Seth Simmons earned 2000 total points
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you can't recover passwords but you can use ntdsutil to change it

DS Restore Mode Password Maintenance

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