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Fastrat
19-03-2015, 03:41 PM
We recently had problems with a flatmate and had to ask him to leave.
Before leaving he reset the passwords on the computer in our living room we are now unable to use it:crying.
I am still able to access the bios as he did not have the supervisor or user passwords so was unable to change that.
The computer is running Windows 7 ultimate. Is there any way to unlock the computer.

Ninjabear
19-03-2015, 03:51 PM
You could try

http://pcsupport.about.com/od/toolsofthetrade/gr/ophcrack.htm

?

wainuitech
19-03-2015, 04:21 PM
Piece of cake :D

Theres several ways,, one way use dedicated software, then it takes only a couple of minutes. BUT if you dont have any, all you need is a Windows Repair or Install CD/DVD and a couple of commands.

Not going to write it all out, so have a look at the following, click on the picture > and follow through.

windows-7-password-reset-walkthrough_1.htm#step-heading (http://pcsupport.about.com/od/windows7/ss/windows-7-password-reset-walkthrough_1.htm#step-heading)

Edited: Similar method but little shorter how-to-reset-your-forgotten-windows-password-the-easy-way/ (http://www.howtogeek.com/96630/how-to-reset-your-forgotten-windows-password-the-easy-way/)

Dont bother trying to use a password cracker that can take ages, total waste of time, simply reset it.

Fastrat
19-03-2015, 06:32 PM
Don't have a repair or Install disk.

gary67
19-03-2015, 06:44 PM
Download it on a different computer?

wainuitech
19-03-2015, 07:19 PM
Jump on another W7 PC and make one. It has to be the same as yours Eg; if yours is X64 Bit then the repair disc has to be made on a X64.

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/2083-system-repair-disc-create.html

Fastrat
19-03-2015, 07:56 PM
used the program it found the password for one user, but that user has a parental lock so cant use half the programs.
Any more Ideas

Fastrat
19-03-2015, 07:58 PM
Jump on another W7 PC and make one. It has to be the same as yours Eg; if yours is X64 Bit then the repair disc has to be made on a X64.

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/2083-system-repair-disc-create.html

Damn Both my computers are still running XP

wainuitech
19-03-2015, 08:09 PM
used the program it found the password for one user, but that user has a parental lock so cant use half the programs.
Any more Ideas Personally never tried this on a restricted account, but if you can get into the Computer in that account try making a bootable CD as per the other post.

The other way I was going to suggest to make a Third party Bootable CD wont work on XP computers. :(

Renegade
19-03-2015, 08:57 PM
This should blank out user passwords- http://pogostick.net/~pnh/ntpasswd/