Windows 10 Password

Any recommendations on windows 10 password reset software
ycguy1117Asked:
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Try Pogo Stick. It is usually effective.

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

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rindiCommented:
Depends on the type of password you set. If you setup the default m$ password, then you need to go to the hotmail or m$ live site and reset the password there. If you didn't use the default m$ password, but rather a local one then do as mentioned above.
andreasSystem AdminCommented:
Pgoostick will also fail for AD-accounts, or accounts with encryption turned on for the files they own. Changing the password with a reset tool will make the encrypted files useless until you remember the original password again.
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
It the computer is on a domain, then log in as domain admin and change the password.
arnoldCommented:
As prior comments suggest, please provide details on what the situation is.
If you have access and would like to create a reset password mechanism, check the user control panel  for each local user account for which you want to create a reset password........
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
@ycguy1117  - Thank you and I was happy to help you with this.
Joy GrayCommented:
Please note that Pgoostick doesn't support UEFI boot. If your computer comes with UEFI, you have to enable legacy/CSM support and disable Secure Boot:
http://www.top-password.com/blog/set-windows-8-pc-to-boot-with-legacy-bios-mode-instead-of-uefi-mode/

Besides using Pgoostick, you can also use Windows installation disc plus sticky keys trick to reset your lost Windows password:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jgmoDwymyi4
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