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Logon PIN somehow changed


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#1 Amandalaurie30

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Posted 09 July 2016 - 12:58 AM

I have Windows 10. Today when I booted up it said my pin was incorrect but I have not changed it, it's been the same for months! Virus?! My 2 yr old?! Plz help! Thanks.

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#2 usasma

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Posted 10 July 2016 - 06:52 AM

Beneath the place where you put in the PIN should be a Signin Options link

Click on that and use your password to get into the system.

Then go to Settings to reset your PIN.


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Posted 31 January 2018 - 01:02 AM

I have the exact same problem. I can't remember my password, I don't know how, but I got in once to change my pin and used the new one, then it stopped working also, I can't log in or change my password at all. Is this a virus? How is the pin code changed?

#4 Chris Cosgrove

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Posted 31 January 2018 - 04:45 PM

@ ellenare321 #3

 

Were you aware that this topic is some 18 months old ?  You would be better to start your own topic on this problem.

 

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