I have forgotten the password to my Windows 7 computer and I don’t have a password recovery disk. I have tried many programs to try to unlock Windows 7 password, but none of them have worked. Is here anything else I can do?
Follow the Tips from Microsoft
According to Microsoft, you can reset your forgotten Windows password by using a password reset disk or by using an administrator account. For more information see What to do if you forget your Windows password.
Try Windows 7 Password Remover
If the suggestions from Microsoft don’t work, it’s better to use a Windows 7 password remover based on my personal experience. With a Windows password remover, you can easily and safely remove your forgotten Windows 7 password by burning a boot password reset USB or CD/DVD, and then you can access your computer without password.
Windows Password Unlocker is a popular Windows password remover that’s preferred by most users. It comes with both Windows and Mac versions to remove your forgotten local admin, and other user password on Windows 8/7/Vista/XP/2008/2003/2000. Besides it also allows you to change forgotten domain password for Windows server 2008/2003/2000 domain controllers.
With Windows Password Unlocker, anyone can unlock a forgotten Windows password in 5 minutes, regardless of his technical skills. 100% password reset rate guaranteed! And 100% safe, no any data loss or damage.
Steps to unlock Windows 7 password
To satisfy various requirements of all users, Windows Password Unlocker comes with both Windows and Mac version. And each version comes in 3 editions: Standard, Professional and Enterprise. The following guide is based on Windows Password Unlocker Professional.
- Step 1. Download and install
Download Windows Password Unlocker Professional in any Windows-based computer that you can run as administrator. And then launch it.
Note: If you just have a Mac, please select the Mac version of Windows Password Unlocker.
- Step 2. Create a boot password reset disk
Insert a USB flash drive in your computer, select the inserted disk and click Burn USB button. And it will begin burning a boot password reset USB disk in seconds. When burning task complets, click OK.
- Step 3. Remove Windows 7 password with the burned disk
Insert the burned USB disk in the computer you want to reset password of, and then press the right key to access BIOS and set BIOS to boot from USB. For more details, see How to Boot From A Windows 7 Password Reset Disk.
When Windows Password Unlocker launches in Windows PE, select the user account you’d like to remove password of, and click Reset button to remove its password in seconds.
Once the password is removed, click Reboot button and remove the inserted boot password reset USB disk. When the Windows logon screen appears, access it without password.
For more relevant solutions, please see How to Unlock Computer If I Forgot Windows Password.