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Forgotten XP PW

by computernub4556 / September 4, 2008 9:20 AM PDT

So I took out my lap top that I was using like 2-3 years ago to try to get an old essay off of it, and completely forgot my windows XP password when it gets to the login screen. I tried to boot into safe mode to change it but it won't let me. Why can't i boot into safe mode? when i try to it like lists drivers and wont go any further. And is there anyother way to bypass this pw?

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(NT) Tip: Google NTPASSWD
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 4, 2008 10:10 AM PDT
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by computernub4556 / September 4, 2008 3:42 PM PDT
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How does this program work? Do I download this from that site on a computer that works, put it on a storage device, and boot from the device on the laptop I need to access?

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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 4, 2008 11:55 PM PDT
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But you figured that out without me telling you so what more could I add except if you really want to pay for a solution with phone support and more look at

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