How Do I Reset My Forgotten Windows XP Password

Usually, people may use two types of user accounts to login Windows XP, administrator and standard user accounts. When I forgot Windows XP password how do I do? This depends on which type of user account's password you forgot.


If you forgot Windows XP standard user password, it is easily for you to reset a forgotten password. Just need to login another user account which has admin rights and follow these steps:


1.Click Start, and then click Run. Type control userpasswords2 in the Run box and click OK.

2.On the Users tab, right-click the user account that you want to reset its password, and select Reset Password.

3.Type a new password, and then type it again to Confirm, and then click OK.

4.Restart the computer, and then try to log on to Windows XP again.


If you want to reset a forgotten Windows XP administrator password, the method mentioned above cannot help you if you have only one administrator account. Don't worry about it. Windows Password Rescuer Personal can reset any lost/forgotten user account password for Windows 10/8.1/8/7/Vista/XP and Windows 2000.


Step 1: Download and install "Windows Password Rescuer Personal" program on "another computer".

Run the software and create a Windows Password Recovery Disk first on a computer you can access.

1. Insert a blank CD/DVD or plug in a USB flash drive to your computer. Choose CD/DVD or USB Device option depends on which type of media your insert.

Create password recovery disk with CD or DVD
2. Select the CD/DVD or USB drive name which you inserted, click Begin Burning to start burning. After successfully complete burning. Take out the disk and transfer it to your "locked computer".


Step 2: Insert the Windows password recovery disk to your locked computer, set the computer boot from the disk.

If you created a Windows password recovery disk with CD/DVD, How to boot from CD/DVD-ROM.

If you created a Windows password recovery disk with USB Flash Drive, How to boot from USB drive.

When you save the new setup, your computer will restart automatically and boot from the recovery disk.


Step 3: Reset Windows XP administrator and user password on a friendly interface.
After booting from CD/DVD or USB, Windows Password Rescuer Personal will start automatically and display a friendly interface.

1. All user accounts of your computer will be displayed. Select administrator that you want to reset its password.

2. Click Reset Password button and then click Yes to confirm. Resetting other users password is the same as this.

Then you will see Administrator password has been removed and show blank.

4. Now click Reboot. When a confirm message appears, remove your Windows password recovery disk first, and then click Yes. Computer will restart and then you can login administrator without password.


This is a universal Windows password recovery method that you don't need to reinstall your Windows XP. What's more, it is fast and safe for Windows XP password recovery that no files will be lost or changing any original setting.


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