Oct 25, 2008 #25 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Topic Status: Not open for further replies. This Program creates a Linux boot disk that contains a program that will allow you to reset the password on your computer. In Safe Mode Windows will show this in-built Administrator account in Login screen. 2th Method: There are a lot of Windows password revealers and crackers available. It may be lost forever, but here are a few methods for resetting the password. check my blog
Please enter a reply. Dec 21, 2005 #18 murbike TS Rookie Worked beautifully ab9552 said: this site should work for you: http://home.eunet.no/~pnordahl/ntpasswd/ the only reason it didn't work for me was because i have an Send me notifications when members answer or reply to this question. Log on message reads........ https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windows/en-US/a1bcbe85-5394-460b-8e24-01a4cc5fb047/how-to-reset-recover-forgotten-windows-nt-2000-xp-2003vista-administrator-password?forum=w7itprosecurity
Navigate to HKEY_USERS\.Default\Control Panel\Desktop Sponsored Sponsored Lamer note: Make sure you write down the default values BEFORE changing them. If you choose to participate, the online survey will be presented to you when you leave the Technet Web site.Would you like to participate? All Rights Reserved. Posts 8 Certifications Network+, A+ 01-23-200504:59 AM #5 I thought the default password for Windows 2000 was "password"?
We'll let you know when a new response is added. I would like to take 2000 Pro off of there and install something else. Windows 7 IT Pro > Windows 7 Security General discussion 0 Sign in to vote Forgetting your Windows administrator login password. Windows 2000 Safe Mode Admin Password page.
If it's not your computer memory, it might be that you've mentally mislaid your Administrator password for your Windows 2000 Professional system. Windows 2000 Default Administrator Password Hit CTRL-ALT-DEL and log into the DOMAIN Administrator account using the new password! There is supposed to be a full registry editor in it too, but I haven't tried that one. https://www.petri.com/reset_domain_admin_password_in_windows_2000_ad All rights reserved.
Jan 25, 2006 #19 paynhal TS Rookie hey guys, My school issued out computers to everyone and they told us that the computers were ours after graduation. Windows 2000 Password Reset Boot Disk Dec 9, 2003 #4 Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 5,837 +6 If you want to change the unknown admin password for NT/2k/XP then there are tools out there (some free) that SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc. / All Rights Reserved. You also can use Windows Password Rescuer to add a new user with administrator privilege to your Windows when you can not find target user.
Quote Gawd Senior Member Join Date Oct 2004 Location Canada Posts 137 Certifications A+, Network+, MCP(70-270;70-215) 01-23-200505:17 AM #6 Definatly Not, Default is Blank. "Password" would be pointless to put click site Now type "Administrator" (without quotes) in Username and leave Password field blank. If so, just log on with that account and change the Administrator password. don't have restore disk 20 pointsBadges: report Wvpooch Sep 11, 2010 3:28 AM GMT We are running Windows 2000 Professional. Windows 2000 Password Hack
Dec 8, 2003 #3 RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503 If it is Win98, just press the Escape button when the login-screen comes up (and if you have not got one yet, i tried with safe mode also this mode does not open without admin password pls give me guid lines 10 pointsBadges: report Legen Dec 20, 2011 2:23 PM GMT If Run "REGEDIT.EXE" (without the quotes). news Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now
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Miss a column? Thanks for the post. If so heres a little trick On the logon screen, hold CTRL+ALT and press DEL twice Then as the user, put Administrator Leave the password blank -- Most of the time Windows 2000 Server Password Reset But for you this site should work like a charm!
We purchased the business and have no access to the password. In the command prompt, type the following command: MMC DSA.MSC Lamer note: There is a space character between the "mmc" and the "dsa.msc". We'll email youwhen relevant content isadded and updated. More about the author Log on message reads........
As when deleting the SAM, you'll lose your accounts, but at least you'll have the system back with all your other settings intact. You forgot the password for the Administrator account of your Windows 2000 Pro system. We'll let you know when a new response is added. By submitting you agree to receive email from TechTarget and its partners.
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Windows Legacy OS forum 6 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 discussions If you reside outside of the United States, you consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States. Send me notifications when members answer or reply to this question. It didn't work at all on an Old Windows 2000 Pro machine...
Please try again later. The best option is to just backup the values to a .REG file by selecting the DESKTOP key and then selecting EXPORT from the FILE menu. I did not realize that these computers all are set up for a network and have passwords (windows 2000) on them. Please try again later.
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