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Changing 'syskey' password using Command-Line

As far as we know, We can change windows account's passwords using the below command in CMD windows (With a user that have administrator privilege) : net user TheUserName NewPassword Now, I want to ...
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What is the Windows 7 command-line to remove all remember passwords in Credential Manager?

We can remove remembered/cached passwords via Credential Manager as here and via a command cmdkey as here. I want to have one command that quickly clear all the passwords. How can we do that?
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Pre-authorise sudo? (So it can be run later)

I often set my work computer running some time-consuming computations before I go home in the evening. After they're done, I'd like it to shutdown. However, as shutdown requires root privileges, it ...
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How can create a password prompt in a batch file?

For a batch thing I'm making, I need to know how can create something like a password system, that hides the text you're typing and/or replaces it with asterisks (*) – so nobody can see what I'm ...
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How to create a custom batch password generator?

I am wanting to create a password generator which uses a list of pre-generated passwords using batch. The following script I am trying to adapt. I want the system to automatically generate a password ...
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NET USER ADMIN: “The user was successfully created but could not be added to the USERS local group”

I am running windows 7. I can not understand why I cant make changes to the user accounts using the administrator command prompt. Here is the error:
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I can't change any system files from CMD

In my previous question: 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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1answer
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How do I forcibly kill a locked screen session?

I have an old screen session on a server that seems to be password-protected. The problem is, I don't recall setting a password on it, and I have no idea what the password could be. Any terminal ...
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Login with linux FTP username and password

What's the command for logging in with FTP all with one line? ftp username:password@my.domain.com says, Password required for username:password
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Remove password of user on OSX

As much as I would like to figure out the problem, at this point too much time has been invested in deleting a stupid key when I already had a solution (the command line creation) that works. I'm ...
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2answers
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How to create a windows user from the command line, using a password from a file

I'm in a somewhat unique situation. I am trying to create a windows user, using the command line or a batch file. I know how to do that in the basic case: net user username password /add The ...
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save mysql logins

I have to log into multiple MYSQL DB's on different hosts via mysql cli. is it possible to save these logins so I don't have to trackdown/remember the credentials?
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Change Windows Vista Domain Password

i want to change my domain password with an automation tool. since windows blocks the "ctrl+alt+del" keys to be automated or scripted, i am searching for a command line tool to call out of my ...
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how can I check my rsa passphrase?

I think I've forgotten my RSA passphrase again. Is there a way to have my local command line prompt me for it so I can check if I at least what I remember it as is correct, so I don't needlessly ...
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Remove a user's password using “net” command'

is it possible to remove a user's password using the net command? I tried "net user <name> *" and just hitting return twice, but this does not work as expected. Is there any other way to do ...
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2answers
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How do I change my windows xp password from the command line?

How do I change my windows xp password from the command line? I tried password/passwd etc. commands but none of them exist.
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7zip doesn't ask me for password for a zip I encrypted while double-clicking it

I just tried to encrypt a folder with 7zip by command line choosing a password but when double-clicking on the zip file, it shows me the files list without asking any password. Any other alternative ...
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Is there any way to change the password of the current user account using the command line?

Are there any commands for the Windows command line which allows you to change the password of the account? What about without using the current password? (I saw a video about it once and it worked ...