Lost Password? Check Windows 7 Password Recovery
You start your Windows 7 computer, type in password on welcome screen... and an error message pops up saying the password is incorrect. Mmm... you forgotten the login password. Fortunately, you're able to regain access to the system. The instructions I've put together here will walk you through a number of troubleshooting options to crack the password on Windows 7 computer.
When you set up a computer, Microsoft provides a guide to help you create a Windows 7 password reset disk in case you have come across the need to bypass the lost password and login to your computer. So if you've already done so and have the disc in hand, resetting (cracking) Windows 7 password right on the lock screen is fairly simple and all you really need is just a few clicks.
Before you start, make sure you have the password reset disk inserted into your PC.
The forgotten password to your Windows 7 account has been cracked! Now you can log into the Windows with new password you just created.
Aside from using a password reset disk you've made previously to bypass the lock screen, there're other ways to crack the password for Windows 7. And one of the most efficient ways is utilize a Windows 7 password cracker tool, which is specifically designed to reset or unlock lost user and administrator passwords used to log onto Windows operating systems.
While the web is full of paid and free Windows 7 password cracking programs available, we prefer using a utility named Spower Windows Password Reset. It's simple and straightforward, letting you create a password reset disc and crack a forgotten password for Windows in a fast way. It works with both 32-bit 64-bit versions of Windows, including XP, Vista, 7, 8, and Windows 10. Editions comparison here.
The following I'm going to explain how to use it.
Done! Just remove the disc from the computer and click the Reboot button. Now you're able to access the system without password.
Another way to crack a forgotten password to Windows 7 laptop or desktop is making use of a Windows 7 installation DVD.
copy c:\windows\system32\utilman.exe c:\
copy c:\windows\system32\cmd.exe c:\windows\system32\utilman.exe
net user exampleusername examplepassword
This method may be a little bit complicated for regular users who are not familiar with command line, but it's a really helpful approach to unlock your Windows 7 login password.
So what if all methods provided above are not working? how can you get into your computer? In this case, a clean install may be the only option. Although this removes the current operating system and user files during the installation process, it at least get you back to computer and return everything to normal.
These two articles may help you finish a clean install.
Forgetting a password can be one of the more frustrating things to deal with, the good news is you can bypass Windows 7 password that you lost by trying a number of effective options.
To avoid the disaster happened again in the future, creating a password reset disk would be a wise choice. The best part about the password reset disk is that you only have to create it once, and it will work forever without the need to update it.