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Windows 2000 Password Issue

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by wise1, Apr 14, 2004.

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  1. wise1

    wise1 Thread Starter

    Oct 12, 2003
    Hey guys, I have an issue with a Win 2000 machine. It is networked and has novel client installed... when we go to log onto novel it accepts the password but then wants a windows administrator password that is supposed to by empty with no password set. Apparently some user set a password and so now we cannot log on to this computer because we have no idea what the windows password is. Is there a way to bypass this or reset the password? CMOS maybe?

    Please let me know what you can...

  2. crjdriver

    crjdriver Moderator

    Jan 2, 2001
    There is a utility for resetting / changing NT based os passwords; however a mod needs to look at this thread and ok posting a link or instructions for resetting passwords.
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