Windows 8 Local account password removal

I need to remove a local windows 8 password from a pc. In the past I have always used ERD Commander to do this. Since microsoft has taken over that software I cannot seem to figure out how to download the MSdart software. Can someone advise me on the easiest route to go to do this?? Thanks.
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mikesmithccsOwner/OperatorAsked:
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rindiCommented:
Use the offline password reset and registry editing tool which is included on the UBCD (make sure Secureboot is disabled in the BIOS):

http://mirror.sysadminguide.net/ubcd/ubcd535.iso

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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
I have deleted a non-compliant post above. I have provided a link with a reminder to everyone about blind links:
 
http://support.experts-exchange.com/customer/portal/articles/1162518
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Mr TorturSystem EngineerCommented:
Ok, well sorry.
What is my main fault, that it was not legal or because I did not provide a link?
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mikesmithccsOwner/OperatorAuthor Commented:
OK I have booted into UBCD. Im not sure where the offline password reset is located and I can't seem to find it.
rindiCommented:
Look under "HDD", "Data Recovery". The link below shows you a list of utils on the CD, and under which menu options they are located:

http://www.ultimatebootcd.com/index.html
mikesmithccsOwner/OperatorAuthor Commented:
OK i found it and its loading up. This will work for windows 8?
mikesmithccsOwner/OperatorAuthor Commented:
Great answer. Life saver!!
rindiCommented:
It should work in all modern m$ OS's, except if you are using accounts connected to AD domains, or if you are using the default m$ accounts that those OS's setup.
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