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ESET NOD32 4.0 - Lost settings password

A friend of mine forgot his NOD32 4.0 security password, so now he can't change the Antivirus settings and it keeps reporting a false positive. The worst part is he can't even uninstall it! Is there ...
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I am not able to log on to the Windows Recovery Tool

Computer is running Windows XP, User was possibly scammed, has been locked out of his computer. I tried using the NT Password Recovery tool from here: http://pogostick.net/~pnh/ntpasswd/main.html ...
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How to reset user password for a MediaWiki instance using sqlite database?

The web server does not have email functionality, so the regular "forget password" feature does not work from the password resetting web page. Also the standard documentation on resetting password ...
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Windows 8 Login Password Out of Sync with Windows Live ID

I'm working with a computer that has setup a local account connected under Windows Live ID. The user can login to Live ID (like hotmail) from another computer with the correct credentials. However ...
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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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How to Retrieve WiFi Password when “Show” is grayed out?

I set my own Wifi password and am admin for my computer. I need to add a user, but the password is not what I thought I set. With several Wifi users I want to see my Wifi password so I don't have to ...
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Cisco DPC3925 I don't remember my wifi passwd

How can I reestablish the factory configurations? I have the Cisco Router in my posession but I don't even remember the admin router pass, (I've tried with the default and it's not) @EDIT: I've ...
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How to bypass the VBA project password from Excel

I need help with password retrieval or bypassing the password on a project that was done at work. The author has used MS Excel to do the project, and it's in the client's server. The server that we ...
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Can't use standard ways to change password

It seems like the title of million internet posts, but I think this one is new. I login to a server server with a username usrname and a password, say pas. Then, I try to change the password. Here ...
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how to recover deep freeze password

Please help, I've lost my deep freeze password. What do I do? I need to disable it but I forgot the password. Is there any software that can be used to uninstall it even if its enabled.
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Rar Password Unlocker crashing with rockyou

I am trying to use Rar Password Unlcoker with the Rockyou dictionary to unlock a file. Unlocker works with smaller dictionaries and brute force. As soon as I use the 140MB Rockyou list however I get ...
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How do I get back into my system when I have forgot my password for the “Lock My PC” tool?

I am using a PC locking software(Lock My PC) to prevent unauthorized access to my desktop computer at my office, but after I changed my password, it seems that I forgot it. is there any trick to get ...
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How do I reset the login password on a Mac OS X guest OS running in VMware Fusion?

I installed an OS X instance inside of VMware Fusion since I needed a clean system to test some stuff on, but I've forgotten whatever login password I set for that guest OS's user account and now I ...
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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 cannot remember my password to the wireless router i am connected to

I am currently using a Dell laptop using windows XP and I am connected to a wireless router. I wish to find out the password to the router to connect a desktop without resetting the router as that ...
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Recover administrator locked system?

I have a system, which is actually locked with an administrator password, So the password is prompted every time when I do the following things, Try to install a new software. Try to empty recycle ...
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How to decrypt a password hash? [duplicate]

I have a MacBook Air running on OS X 10.9, and I need to recover a password. I figured out the hash, which is 554bc9ec674ff1476b67a02518cd9e4a, but I don't know how to decrypt it. This is super ...
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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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How to get current SSH passprase from Apache2 server?

I’ve fogotten passphrase for my SSL certificate private key, however, I’ve got running Apache sever, that uses that key. Is there any way to get passprase or unencrypted version of private key from ...
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Windows 8: recovering a saved auto-login password (netplwiz)

A couple of months ago, I've installed Windows 8 on a laptop of my mom. I created a Microsoft account for her, and used some tutorial to enable auto-login with netplwiz, so she won't have to enter the ...
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How to recover admin password web2py

I have a web2py instance that is deployed, but I can't figure out what the admin password was. Is there a way to recover the admin password in web2py? I tried to remove parameters.py file, but now it ...
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Force Windows 8 to Boot Into USB/DVD

My friend's grandfather recently died, and as the local go-to tech guy they came to me with his desktop computer to try to get into it. It is a Windows 8.1 Acer desktop computer, model AXC-603-UB17. ...
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Reset Skype password not possible when email is microsoft account but not linked

I forgot my Skype password and was trying to reset it with the form at https://login.skype.com/recovery but it redirects me to the account/password recovery of my microsoft account. (Probably because ...
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Invalid password reset key for WordPress

I have forgotten the password to my long neglected WP, 'self'-hosted blog. When I click the 'forgot password' link, I get asked for my email, and then a password reset link gets sent to my mail ...
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Hiren's Boot CD, Windows 8, Cannot find partition by number

I am using Hiren's BootCD on my Windows 8 machine. When I get to the DOS step of "Please Select Partition By Number Or..." ... Select: [1] I cannot "Select 1". I try to just hit enter, pressing ...
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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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Recover password from Opera EMail client

I'm using Opera 12 build in EMail client. Cause Opera is not anymore so great with new websites I'd like to move on and change browser and EMail client. But I can't do this cause I forgot password to ...
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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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Can't start MySQL to reset root password

I've installed mysql-server on a Linux box and forgot (oops) the root password. Having looked around the internet, the general method is so: Stop MySQL (sudo service mysql stop) Start MySQL in ...
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How easy is it to recover a password stored in an application?

For the sake of easy use, I let the application to store my passwords. Several important passwords related to my hosting accounts are stored in Opera, Putty and Filezilla. I guess this might be an ...
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How to sniff passwords remembered by applications?

Suppose someone forgets their password for a web application such as gmail, facebook or some other application installed on the system such as skype, but the web browser or skype still remembers the ...
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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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Forgot username & 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 the computer and don’t want to put Windows XP back on it. I want to log in and then change stuff, but can’t. I’ve tried the safe mode, ...
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How to unlock without a disc or password

My friend bought an old iMac at a garage sale. It's locked, no start up discs. The people he bought it from have moved already. We don't know where. How can we get into the computer without the ...
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Crark Overwritten a rar file

I think i ran an invalid cRARk command 'file.rar l8' command prompt didn't return the directory. I assumed it was doing something then my 1GB rar turned into 1Kb. What happened and is there anyway to ...
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XP recovery from boot [closed]

evening all! I bought a second hand cheap laptop from car boot and need to completely reset it but dont have password. Is there a way to do this is guest mode please. XP windows Much thankz
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How to recover password protected power-point?

I have a powerpoint file which was written using MS Office PowerPoint 2007. When I click on my .ppt it's asking for password. I forgot my password I used to open my .ppt file. I'm using PowerPoint ...
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Is there any way to change the Windows 7 password using the command prompt?

How would I change the password of Windows 7 using the command prompt if the existing password isn't known, but I have admin rights?
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windows 8 password reset

A friend of mine has accidentally lost her windows 8 password. I tried booting a live USB Hiren's & Windows windows unlocker enterprise (windows xp based live disks). The problem is that the ...
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How to reset the windows password of another laptop's hdd?

I have a password reset request for the windows on a laptop. The BIOS seems to be locked and the owner doesn't remember it's password. I have taken out the 2.5" hdd and plugged it in to my windows ...
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How to generate Asus BIOS rescue password?

I have an ASUS laptop. The problem is that I've forgot my BIOS password. I've clicked Win+r in order to get a date upon which a rescue password would be generated. The date is that of today ...
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Break the forgotten encrypted password of excel workbook

i have an Excel 2010 workbook, on which i applied an Encrypted (128 bits AES) password, which i can't remember now, is there any way to remove/reset or retrieve that password or any method to retrieve ...
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How can we recover the router password? (recover, not reset!)

How can we obtain the current username and password of the family router that is currently connected to the computer? (Resetting the router to factory default doesn't recover the current ...
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I have an Access MDB, I know the password, but how do I Disable it in Access 2013

I have searched around but cannot find how to remove the password on my MDB file using Access 2013. I do know the password so I can open the MDB Ok, but I want to disable the password. One Tut ...
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How to remove password lock on WD mybook 1TB

How do I disable the password lock on my My book 1 TB, I want to so I may use it directly with my xbox 360, since it won't pick it up on my pc list.
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Windows vista doesn't go into safe mode when selected from F8

I'm trying to unlock my computer without the previous owners password or a reset disk. I followed the instructions to start Safe Mode With Networking but it doesn't appear to go into safe mode and ...
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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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Can I change the window lock screen “reset password” application?

If you use Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) Self Service Password Reset, there is a reset password link on your windows 7 lock screen that opens the FIM password reset application: Is it possible ...
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Forgot the password to truecrypt boot loader 7.1a

Hy please help i'm a total knob at this and i forgot password of true crypt boot loader i have a dell vostro any idea what to do ?