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I use ctrl alt delete to log in but forgot my password

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#1 Indy452


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Posted 17 June 2009 - 08:33 PM

I have one machine with W XP and enabled the extra security of using the ctrl alt delete to log in, but...........Over the course of time I have lost my password and I'm unable to log in. I even went through the trouble of downloading the ISO and running the Linux based utility called Ophcrack. After two runs of Ophcrack I still haven't been able to score my password.

Any good tips I could try?

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Posted 17 June 2009 - 08:41 PM

It is against the policy of BleepingComputer to provide information on methods to reset or bypass the Administrator password, or for that matter any other security enabled password features on a computer. Though your question is most likely legitimate, there are others who may read this topic and use the information for less savory reasons. It is for these reasons we do not provide this type of information.

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