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Reset Windows Server password [duplicate]

I'm trying to reset a password for local administrator for a server running 2008 R2 in raid. I tried using spotmau(doesn't see operating system at all), hiren's boot cd(sees administrator, made ...
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Reset Enable password ASA 5505 via ASDM

I have an ASA firewall setup, but i have forgot the enable password; I have the admin password anyway. I am not trying to reset password using rommon; Please dont suggest confreg break I saw an user ...
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Excel Password Recovery [duplicate]

I have forgotten my Excel password the file was in Win 2003 version. I tried many tools for recovering back the password but none of them helped me. Please help me…
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OSX 10.9 Mavericks: admin password lost - recovery mode doesn't work

On my Mac (10.9 Mavericks) I have a normal user account (rxt) and an admin account with administrator privileges. Last week I changed this admin password, and forgot it. Stupid that I didn't store in ...
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Forgot username,and password for novell client 4.91 sp5 (9.15) on windows xp

I need to know a way around the user name password.I just got computer,and don't want to put xp back on it.I want to log in and then change stuff,but can't. I've tried the safe mode,but still go's to ...
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I am inside my router settings but I don't know whats the password

Ok I am in the router settings but I don't know the password for it but I can change it but I need the old password so is there a way to find the router settings password inside the router settings ...
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WAMP - Reset Root password on mysql

I'm getting this error: access denied for user 'root'@'localhost' using paswword (NO). Its a fresh install of wampserver 2.2 32 bit. Is there a way I can reset the mysql root password? I have tried ...
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sync back my chrome passwords after channel change

I am recently changed chrome channel from dev to stable and lost all of my passwords. chrome://settings/passwords - is empty but my google account is in sync and google dashboard says that i have 281 ...
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How to restore replacing website by other site on LastPass

I just replaced a site by another site on LastPass, but afterwards I realized that I did it wrong. So I need to restore the original site back again. What should I do?
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Does Dropbox store my password on my computer?

About a year ago I changed my Dropbox password and lost access to the email address my Dropbox account was associated with in the same day due to a rather acrimonious end to my employment. I almost ...
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cannot get a security code to change password

Forgot my password and tried to change it. I am supposed to receive a security code to go to next step to change password but am not receiving this code at my gmail account. Really would like to sign ...
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How to get the saved password of a RDP connection? [duplicate]

2 Years before one my client given the password for a remote server available in USA, I have directly typed the password in the screen and saved the credential. Now I need to forward the same ...
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Locate and recover saved passwords from internet explorer 10 - Windows 7

I could really use some help here. The hard disk where the windows is/was installed just got issues with its S.M.A.R.T. and I'm not able to boot on windows anymore (I dual boot the machine with arch ...
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How to recover Windows 8 without password?

I would normally log in with a PIN to use my laptop, but all of a sudden the "Sign-In Options" button used to enter a PIN had disappeared, and I was only able to enter a password, which I do not know. ...
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How to reset Secure Function Password on a Brother MFC-9560-CDW

We set up the Secure Function Password feature on a Brother MFC-9560-CDW multi-function printer, and then forgot the password. How do we reset the password?
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Need Default password of Cisco dpr2320r2 router

My wifi password got autoreset, so I tried to connect the router using lan cable. Although I am not able to get into the router setting, probably the default password got reset too. So I tried ...
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Can't login to Windows 7 Home Premium even from safe mode and from the command prompt

I use Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit on my computer. Previously there was no problem. I have a new computer that I bought less than a year ago. I used it as usual, but when I opened it again the next ...
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How to reset firmware password on Mac Air?

My school put up a firmware password and I need to find a way to reset it. I understand it's illegal but just out of curiosity, is it challenging?
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Can't validate mine, sudo nor root in Debian “Jessie” Gnome anymore?

I'm Debian beginner & GUI guy in a bit of trouble? Can't login as sudo/gksu/root/su nor as (main/super)user after removed user password via Gnome-user-settings. History of actions (Probably ...
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no administrator password for Windows 7

I'm a secretary and my boss set up my new Windows 7 OptiPlex 7010 (Dell) computer for me while I was on vacation (he does not remember setting any "administrator" password). We are a small office so ...
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Unable to log in to my microsoft account

I have changed my keyboard language from English to Telugu (other language) , but my password is still in English. I locked the screen by mistake and now I am unable to enter the password in English(I ...
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How to recover the root password (passwd/chroot not found)?

I did init=/bin/bash, ctrl-x, mount of root, but when I try to run chroot or passwd it simply doesn't find any command. I see many tutorials, but they assume I have passwd and chroot. But I have ...
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How to access my Windows key without booting from HDD

I recently pretty much screwed myself over with Windows 8. I was trying to recover my applications and program settings via the Windows old folder. Whatever I did I cannot boot into my computer when I ...
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Recover L2TP/IPSec Preshared key

I want to recover my L2TP/IPSec Password, which is somewhere stored in my Computer, but I do not know where it is saved. I use this to connect to my VPN connecion, I tried lots of password Recovery ...
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What type of password is this? [closed]

I am migrating my website from magento to wordpress-shopp site and i have to sync all the products, orders, customers. I did manage to sync all this and I am trying to keep same password of my ...
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Get password of a user

Is it possible to get the password of a user in Windows Server 2003? I am an administrator and have full access rights to the machine. I just need to get the passwords of a couple regular users on the ...
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Same hdd (ssd) password not working on different laptop

I have a samsung ultrabook which is not working anymore. So i decided to use it's ssd on different laptop. Tried on two different laptop (lenovo g570, samsung r522) but password is not working and i ...
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How to login to a Windows 8 computer with only one user where password is lost

I understand this sounds incredibly shady, but I'm hoping someone can help me out. I have a Windows 8 laptop from a family member who recently passed away. I would like to be able to login to this ...
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If I've lost my Windows Password, can I retrieve it if I boot into another (Dual Boot) Windows account?

I just installed Windows 7/64 (dual boot) on an older system. Then I set up autologin...incorrectly. If I boot into the the old Windows 7, I can access the file system of the new install (I think). ...
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Lost my credentials, but I still have my .rdp file

So I have an AWS instance, it's a t1.micro that's running some lightweight mysql stuff for me. I have always just logged in with the .rdp file that I tossed on my desktop. I, like an idiot, ...
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Recover password in windows 2008 R2 [duplicate]

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: C:\ cd windows\system32 ren ...
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How can I obtain login credentials for ISPs that have WiMAX publib access points?

I'm using a computer that is connected to an SSID named "xfinitywifi". I'm almost positive that it is a public wimax access point, but I don't think that information is relevant to this question. ...
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Recover Windows password history

I am able to log into my Windows 7 machine as admin and am interested in recovering past passwords for the accounts on my laptop. Is there an easy way to do this, or would it still require cracking ...
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How do I ban a device from Firefox Sync?

I have my Firefox Passwords synced to my android tablet device. Now that device got stolen, and I am not sure, if i had really set a masterpassword on the stored passwords there. Can I somehow delete ...
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Opening a password protected pdf

I received a pdf file few days back, the pdf file was password protected with a 5 digit number varying from 20000 to 25999. Unfortunately I forgot the password but still I remember that it falls ...
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How to recover VMware Player Virtual Machine OS password? (Windows XP Professional SP3) [duplicate]

Well, i think title is clear. :) I've tried all of my password combinations and none of them worked. If you can tell me a pratical way to do it, i'll be appreciated. :)
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How to crack AES-256 password with (partially) known string pattern?

I forgot the password of the file I'm trying to open. This file was compressed using AES-256 algorithm and has 3.8 KB in size. Question Could you help me with scripting the password cracker when ...
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How to list all possible combinations for a predefined set of words?

A few years back I made a TrueCrypt password with a random combination of a few friends' first names with no names repeated (7 names to be exact). I forgot the sequence and how many names I used. I ...
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How can I find a wifi password saved in Windows? [duplicate]

I've just moved and the people, who've moved into my old apartment need the wifi password. It's saved somewhere in Windows 7, but I don't know, where exactly? Please help me find it.
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String variability generator: Forgotten password

There's a website that I changed my password on about 2 years ago, then quit. I know about 10 possibilities of what the password could be, and what I usually do is exchange a letter with a symbol, but ...
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BitLocker: Decrypting a locked drive, not having recovery key or password

The problem is that I have forgotten my password to unlock my E: drive which contains my important information. Unfortunately I don't have a recovery key. I click on Unlocking a drive and then I click ...
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I reset fedora root password in recovery mode but fedora asks for password during login again, why?

I have a fedora core 4 whose password is unknown, I reset the password using the following commands : in grub boot loader I put rw and init=/bin/bash and then I executed mount -o remount,rw / ...
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Administrator password after restoring registry

I had some problem during system boot. I read that this problem can be solved by registry replace using: copy c:\windows\repair\system c:\windows\system32\config\system copy ...
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Forgot my .pst password [duplicate]

I have a .pst file which contains some of my old emails. When attempting to load the the pst file outlook is asking me for a password. Is there a way I can recover my .pst emails ? thanks in advance
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Acer Aspire One a0531h/zg8 BIOS suddenly asks for password

I have an old Acer Aspire One a0531h/zg8 with Arch Linux installed on it. I think it had Windows 7 before. I've never had any problems with it after I started using Arch. However, recently, I turned ...
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How do I recover the BIOS password?

I need help, but I really think I have blown it. I installed Ubuntu 12.10 and am having a ton of problems. So, I thought that I would try alighter version of Linux. However, I put in a BIOS password. ...
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Can't change Windows 7 password [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: I can’t change any system files from cmd I forgot the Windows 7 password on my own computer, I used the trick described in Resetting Your Forgotten Windows Password: ...
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Specific password recovery

I have a zip folder which I saved and password protected. I forgot the password but I know that the password is something like : BlueMonday!2012 or bluemonday2012 I know I can brute force the file ...
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Forgot Windows password [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What can I do if I forgot my Windows password? I've forgot a Windows 7 Pro password. My situation is as follows: one Windows computer, no CD/DVD one Mac with Windows ...
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How can I recover a saved account password from Yahoo! Messenger on a Mac?

The Problem I have a friend who's forgotten their Yahoo account password. They changed it recently and forgot what it was changed to. Fortunately, they have saved the password in Yahoo! Messenger ...