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How to Change Windows 7 Password After Forgetting It

Today we can see many questions like “I forgot Windows 7 password, what should I do to bypass it and get in my PC again”. If you happen to encounter a similar problem, please look at the following information. It provides you 2 simple ways to change forgotten Windows 7 password.
Method 1. Use previous-created password reset disk

Windows 7 comes with the ability to help you create a password reset disk to avoid the lost password problems. You can find the Create a password reset disk link on the left pane of the User Account window. To access the User Account window, you just need to click the Start button -> Control Panel -> Family Safety and User Accounts -> User Accounts.
A previous-created password reset disk is the best solution to a forgotten Windows 7 password. If you have created such a disk ahead of forgetting your Windows login password, you can take the following steps to change the forgotten Windows 7 password.
Step 1. Turn on your Windows 7 until you see the logon screen.
Step 2. Type a wrong password for user account that you forgot password of, and then press Enter. An error message window will open.
Step 3. Click OK to close the error message and you’ll find the Reset password link under the password box.
Step 4. Click on the Reset password link and it will bring up a Password Reset wizard.
Step 5. Insert your previously-created password reset disk in computer and then follow the wizard instructions to change Windows 7 password.


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