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I want to recover my password i n windows 2008 i searched i n google and find many way to recover.So in all of theme say that we should run this command:

    cd windows\system32
    ren utilman.exe utilman.exe.bak
    copy cmd.exe utilman.exe

But i don have utilman.exe .and also i try to move utilman.exe .So how can i Recover password in windows 2008 R2?

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marked as duplicate by Ƭᴇcʜιᴇ007, Karan, soandos, Breakthrough, gronostaj Jun 25 '13 at 16:20

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You’ll need to repair the O/S, if you to run sfc /scannow first then repair via the media if need be or you can do it manually via shell here:

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Btw I think you posted in the wrong forum too, Serverfault is the one. – Ben Lavender Jun 22 '13 at 14:30

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