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Discussion in 'Windows Vista' started by sunshine6851, Nov 15, 2011.

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  1. sunshine6851

    sunshine6851 Thread Starter

    Nov 15, 2011
    Somehow I forgot my admin password or someone changed it on me and I cant access my administrator account. I dont have a back up disk and not sure how to reset my password or get to my password hint to maybe remember it. Can someone give any suggestions?
  2. cwwozniak

    cwwozniak Trusted Advisor Spam Fighter

    Nov 28, 2005
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    Hi sunshine6851, and welcome to TSG.

    If the account has a password hint, it should have automatically appeared when the incorrect password was entered.

    I don't think we can offer much further help as the site rules prohibit assisting with most kinds of lost or forgotten password issues.

    FWiW, this forum is for sharing tips and tricks that you know of, not for asking for them. Vista operating system related questions usually go in the Operating Systems -> Windows Vista forum
  3. dvk01

    dvk01 Moderator Malware Specialist

    Dec 14, 2002
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    closed for reasons stated

    Passwords - Please do not ask for assistance with forgotten passwords and/or bypassing them. As there is no way to verify the actual situation and/or intentions, no assistance will be provided and any such threads will be closed.
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