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log on to computer

A few years ago the place i was working upgraded the computers and they let me have my old computer to take home. Well i put it in the garage for a few years and now i have no idea what my password was from four years ago. Is there any way to get around this and not loose everything on my hardrive?

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Easy, free, about a 5 minute job.

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I use NTPASSWD which is a bootable CD that in about 5 minutes let me reset the password.

There are other roundabout ways but given a free 5 minute or less solution I've not used any other method.

And I never pay for it.

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thanks

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ill give it a try tonight!

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Link only

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

Copy/paste the whole link into the address bar of your browser. The forum software cuts it in 2, since it doesn't understand the ~ is just a part of the url.

Note: Moderator edited to fix link.

Post was last edited on January 10, 2017 12:38 PM PST

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