Reset Windows 8 Password
Easy Ways to Reset Windows 8 Password
While using the software Recover My Password to reset forgotten passwords quite simple, novice users may need assistance in preparing the bootable media and then boot from the media. In this guide, we'll show you how to easily reset Windows password with the help of software Recover My Password.
Step 1: Start by downloading procedure Recover My Password Home Edition. Of course, since you do not have access to your PC, you will need to download and install this software on another PC that has access to. Please note that Recover My Password is a free for home users only.
Step 2: Download-click on the setup file and follow the on-screen instructions to install Recover My Password.
Step 3: Launch Recover My Password. On the welcome screen, you will see an option to create a bootable CD or USB. Click the Burn Bootable CD / USB Disk Now button to open the Recover My Password Media Builder. Click the Next button to continue.
Create bootable media may take some time. Once completed, you will see the following screen:
Step 5: Turn on your PC that you want to access to the password set to forget, insert the CD / DVD or USB drive, make the necessary changes to the BIOS to boot from CD or USB.
Step 6: Restart your PC. You will see the following screen:
Choose Lazesoft Live CD [EMS Enabled] and press Enter to start loading the required files.
Step 7: In the following screen, select Reset Windows Password and then click the Next button to see "The Home Edition is free license only for non-commercial use only. Only for non-commercial use?". Just click the Yes button to proceed to the next screen.
Step 8: Here, select the version of Windows and the volume where Windows is installed. If you only have one operating system on your PC, you can ignore this.
Click the Next button to continue.
Step 9: Select your user account and then click the Next button.
Step 10: Finally, click on RESET / UNLOCK button to reset the account password. Click the Finish button to reboot your PC. Boot into your user account, and set a new account password.
Ok that's all you need to do, good luck.