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Reset Windows 10 password when forgot

Reset Windows 10 password when forgot

Reset Windows 10 password when forgot

When you have a new Windows 10 or updated your Windows 10, it is usually for you to forget or lose Windows 10 Administrator Password. You may ask if you can reset the lost Windows 10 password like resetting Windows XP/Vista/7 password. However, because of new Microsoft account is available in Windows 10 login, maybe you cannot directly reset forgotten Windows 10 password with all ways which ever apply to Windows XP/Vista/7. There are several useful ways about how to skip the Microsoft Account login screen after update to Windows 10. With Windows Password Recovery tool you can easily reset Windows password, which allows you to create a new account if the reset password even doesn't work. You don't even need to format or re-install Windows to login without any password anymore.

Windows Password Recovery Software is one of the best password managers for Windows that is an all-in-one Windows password recovery tool, which can recover forgotten Windows administrator/user passwords and domain administrator/user passwords for all Windows operating systems, such as Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP/NT/2000, etc. 

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Method1: Reset Windows 10 forgotten user password with password tool

Step 1. Download and install

1.Download and install Windows 10 password genius, then burn iSunshare program ISO image file to make a bootable password reset disk.


2: Choose writable USB flash drive or CD/DVD-ROM.

2-1 Insert USB or DVD device into accessible computer.

2-2 Tap device type, USB device (or CD/DVD-ROM) on Windows 10 Password Genius.

2-3 On the left side of button Begin burning, click the inserted burning device. Then click the button.

2-4 The successful message will pop up, click OK then exit removal device.



Step 2: Boot Windows 10 computer from password reset disk.

1.Firstly, plug password reset disk you made into locked Windows 10 computer.

2. Turn on computer. When the vendor logo show up, press the boot option key.

3. Until Boot Menu appears, highlight the USB drive you plugged, then tap Enter to boot Windows 10 from it.

Step3: Reset Windows 10 forgotten local user or admin password.

1. Confirm Windows 10 system and select local user in user list you want to reset password. Then click Reset Password and tap Yes button.



2.Tap on Reboot button and eject recovery disk from Windows 10 computer.


Here is also a free video about resetting Windows 10 password with password tool, you can have a reference.

Method2: Reset Windows 10 forgotten user password on Microsoft account password reset online page

Step1. Open Microsoft account password reset page, choose "I forgot my password" ,click Next to reset forgotten microsoft account password for Windows 10.


Step2.Confirm what email address you are using for Microsoft account. And you want to reset password for Microsoft account.

Step3. Type your email address in Microsoft account box. Then enter serials of characters for security. Click Next.


Step4.choose a way to get security code. SMS or Email are available, just choose one of them. 


Step 5. Check your email and enter security code. Click Next.


Step6. enter the new password and Click Next, wait for it become useful.


Step7.Sign in Windows 10 with your newly reset password.


Now you can get access to your Windows 10 again. Download theWindows Password Reset Software to reset the Windows 10 password free.


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