I have a Lenovo windows 7 laptop and I’ve been having troubles with it lately. It’s about a year and a half old and it’s been working great until I changed my password yesterday as I cannot remember what it changed to. I don’t know what to do. Help please?
You can do a system restore using the Windows installation disk or a system repair disc if you don’t mind losing some data stored on it. If you don’t want to lose anything, additional software can be used to recover or reset the forgotten administrator password in your Lenovo laptop that comes with Windows 7.
Ophcrack is the freeware password recovery for Windows 7/Vista/XP, which cracks password Windows using rainbow tables developed by the inventor of this method. For steps on how to crack Windows 7 password, please watch the video guide from YouTube.
There’s no guarantee that the Opchrack will work effectively for every Windows 7 lost password users. In that case, paid software called Windows Password Unlocker will be an ideal solution for you. This Windows password reset utility allows you to burn a boot password reset disk with CD/DVD/USB disk to reset Windows 7 forgot administrator password. This tool is easier to operate that any other similar products and it lets you reset the forgotten Windows password in no more than 5 minutes.
More software alternatives: Cain & Abel, Offline Windows Password & Registry Eidtor, etc.
For more solutions to resetting Lenovo Windows 7 forgot password, please see Top 4 Handy Methods to Reset Windows 7 Password.
Precaution measures to avoid forgotten password
- 1. Create a password reset disk for Windows 7 free using the built-in feature in Windows 7.
- 2. Write down your Windows 7 password in a paper and keep it in a safe place.
- 3. Well-set a password hint that can remind you of what the password is while being confused for others.