How to Recover Windows 7 Forgotten Password
Lost or Forgot password to unlock an Acer computer is often a demoralizing task for some users. But it doesn't need to be—there are several solutions to fix that login issue.
A quick Google search may lead you to believe you're on the right path by restoring Acer PC to its factory default settings—after which all data will be overwritten, though. Instead, you'd better opt for a safer and easier way to recover Acer computer password on Windows 7 system. We'll go over how to commence the recovery in an effortless manner.
The methods would apply in recovering the Windows 7 login password for Acer Aspire series, Acer Veriton series, Acer Revo series, and whatever desktops & all-in-ones.
Option 1: Recover Acer password with command prompt
Recovering password on Acer PC with Windows 7 (Starter, Premium, Ultimate, etc) was once a fairly inconvenient process, but Microsoft introduced a much easier way to do so now by using a command line trick.
net user username newpassword. Note: change username of your locked Windows 7 account, and set up another password for it.
Option 2: Through Windows password recovery software
If the command line trick above doesn't work or isn't your thing, you could always opt for a third-party tool. Spower Windows Password Reset, as many people know it, is an easy and effective utility that allows you to securely recover password on Acer Windows 7 platform.
The program comes up to a respectable level of intuitiveness and stability for recovering both user password and admin password in Acer computer with Windows 7 OS. It's very simple to use - insert the password reset USB drive or disc containing the program install media, then boot Acer from the removable device. This renders the forgotten password on the lock screen completely reset. Plus, you can use it to create an administrator account in Acer system.
How-to: Recover local Windows 7 Password for Acer PC without Data Loss
The step-by-step instructions below can help you get started. You first step will be to download the application on another accessiible computer and install it properly. Then proceed:
Option 3: Recover Acer PC password with password reset disk
If you've gone through the steps in preparing for the password reset disk before forgetting the password to Acer computer, you can use it to easily recover the password and get onto Windows 7 system. The beforehand reset disk serves the purpose well.
Option 4: Recover Acer Windows 7 Password using spare admin account
If there's a spare admin account in Windows 7, then recovering a user password of Acer computer can be a little bit easier.
This way, you're able to recover password of Windows 7 account for Acer computer without a disk and bypass the login quickly and easily.
Acer Windows 7 PC Desktops & All-In-Ones:
Veriton (N260G, N281G, N282G, M421G, M265, M290, M2610G, M6610G, VL4620G-Ui5333, X2611G, X2660G, X275, X680G, X480G, Z280G, Z5710, Z3750, Z5600, Z5610, Z431G-Ui5650W, VL480G-UD5800W, L4610G, L4620G, L480G, L670, Z2650G, M480G E7600, etc.), Aspire (6930, R3610, R3700, X1200, X1430, X3950, X3990, AX3400, X AXC600-UR308, AX1200-B1701A, AX1430G-UW30P, Z5761, X1800, M1610, M3450, etc.), Acer Z (Z3801, etc.), Acer AX (AX3960, etc.), Revo (RL70, AR3610-U9022, etc.), etc.