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Windows 10 Login Bypass


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#1 mrmike1989

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Posted 26 November 2015 - 07:23 AM

I have been fixing computers for quite some time now, and have used various methods in the past to gain access to customers' computers when I have forgotten to get their password from them. However, Windows 10 uses a Microsoft account to login and my previous methods are no longer effective, does anyone know of a way I could either login to an account, or creative an admin account for myself?



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Posted 26 November 2015 - 07:59 AM

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Posted 26 November 2015 - 09:18 AM

Have you tried accessing data using a live linux disk? The problem with Windows 10 is it using a Hybrid shutdown that can cause issues with linux mounting the disk. I am not sure but I also believe if a person using a Microsoft Account to login then the drive contents are encrypted. A carryover from 8.1

 

http://www.howtogeek.com/173592/windows-8.1-will-start-encrypting-hard-drives-by-default-everything-you-need-to-know/






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