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Windows 7 administrator Password lost! How can I login windows 7 without password?

Hey guys
I want to change some password of any pc with out knowing their current password.
i know of using command prompt
using net users..

but is there any other way to change the password using some other technique?

i don't know proper but one of my friend changed my password using regedit...
and i know we can do this after some one had login but is there any way to change without log in.

btw i am using win 7.

thanks in advance


First we will look at the link which u have given.....

all the links had one similar situation which is.... they are trying to logged in to the pc


In my situation, the PC is already logged into, and a password is not required for login. This can happen if I am Administrator or not a limited user by using "net users" command from CMD.

And this I guess you know. Right?

So tell me now how this question is similar to links which you have given?

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marked as duplicate by Bobby, Ivo Flipse Jun 4 '10 at 9:44

This question was marked as an exact duplicate of an existing question.

@Bobby,,, this is not duplicate question.... i was asking about the all windows platform and i just gave my os info bcz i want to know about win 7 also... i want to know about any technique that can be use to change the password and the pc may be logged in and i want to change the password from their. so may be this is different question.... – Nitz Jun 4 '10 at 7:51
@Nitz: Mh...I'm still calling duplicate, here on SU are a ton of such questions:………… – Bobby Jun 4 '10 at 7:58
Are you logged in as an administrator, or a normal user? (Admins can change the passwords of other accounts.) – Richard Jun 4 '10 at 8:45
@Nitz: please don't remove the automatically inserted text. if the question is reopened it will be removed then. – quack quixote Jun 4 '10 at 12:27

You can use their live CD to reset the password... it works on vista and windows 7.

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