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Forgotten Windows Xp Password


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#1 canbato

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Posted 03 March 2007 - 08:24 PM

I recently found a laptop in my house. I asked the owner if he wanted it anymore and he said no. He forgot the password, and I obviously don't know it either. Are there any tools that anyone knows of that I can use to get the password? Preferrably something that a person without computer skills can use?

Edit: It's an IBM Thinkpad if that's important. Windows XP professional.

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Posted 03 March 2007 - 08:38 PM

We cannot help you with recovering lost passwords or cracking them. It is against board policy.
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Posted 03 March 2007 - 08:42 PM

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