I have a dell windows 7 inspiration. I let my sister borrow it and she changes all my passwords and now she doesn’t remember. So how do I reset dell password or get back in my computer?

forgot dell passwordForgot password on Dell? Locked out of your Dell? All you need is to change the forgotten Windows login password on dell with a previously Windows 7 password reset disk or restore your Windows to a previous state through the system recovery options. You can easily access these options through a system repair disc or Windows installation disc.

If you have neither previous-created password reset disk nor a system repair disc, a great option to use a third-party software tool for resetting forgotten Windows. There exists many great Windows password recovery tools and they can be classified in two types: WinPE-based and DOS-based Windows Password Reset tools. The WinPE-based version comes with GUI interface while the DOS-based version comes in DOS command prompt. Comparatively, WinPE version is easier to use, but DOS-version has better computer compatibility. If you are not good at computer, it’s better to use a Win-PE version.

Windows Password Unlocker is the most popular password reset tool for Windows 8/7/Vista/XP/2008/2003/2000. It can reset password for various user accounts on Windows, including local administrator, standard user, guest, domain administrator, etc. And it works for all PC brands and models, like HP, Dell, Acer, Toshiba, etc.

Steps to reset password on dell

To reset forgot password on Dell, all you need is to create a boot password reset CD/DVD/USB in seconds, and then reset your forgotten password with the burned disk. The whole process to reset Windows 7 password dell is 100% safe. No need to worry about losing any data. Following are the detailed steps.

  • Step 1. Download and install Widnows Password Unlocker in another PC that you can run as administrator.
  • Step 2. Insert a CD/DVD or USB drive in the computer, launch Windows Password Unlocker and then click Burn button to burning the boot password reset disk.
    Note: You can also burn the boot password rest disk for Windows on a Mac. All you need is to use  the Mac version of Windows Password Unlocker. The Mac version comes in form of ISO image file and you can burn the iso image file to a CD/DVD via Disk Utility to make a boot Windows password reset disk.
  • Step 3. Insert the burned boot disk in dell computer that you want to reset password of, and then start the computer from the disk to launch Windows Password Unlocker, next select the target user account you want to remove the password.
    Complete the Windows password recovery

Now, you can log into your dell laptop without password. For more details, please see How to Regain Access to Your Computer When Forgot Windows 7 Password.