Reset Sony Windows 8.1 Password

Top 3 Methods to Reset Sony Laptop Windows 8.1 Login Password

May. 15, 2014 11:25 am / Posted by Michael Eric to Windows Tips
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"I locked myself out of my Sony Vaio Windows 8.1 computer since I forgot the login password. Can I reset this forgotten Windows 8.1 password on Sony immediately?"

We are all know that forgetting Windows 8.1 password on Sony Vaio can be extremely frustrating and annoying, especially when you are urgent to get some important data from this computer. Actually, it's possible to reset Sony Windows 8.1 password instantly and regain the access to your computer on your own. Here will introduce the top 3 methods on how to reset password on Windows 8.1 Sony laptop. Let's check them one by one.

1. Use Windows Password Recovery Tool

Most of you may be in need of a quick and simple way to reset Windows 8.1 forgotten password on Sony computer. Here we recommend the best and the most professional third party program for you -- Windows Password Recovery. It can reset Windows 8.1 admin password on Sony laptop; other standard user account passwords can be reset, too. The only thing you need to do is perform several clicks and wait for a while.

Walk through the following steps to apply this wonderful password recovery tool:

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  • Step 1. Free download, install and run it on any of your workable Windows PC.
  • Step 2. Choose a blank CD/DVD/USB drive and then start to burn an .iso image file of Windows Password Recovery on the device.

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  • Step 3. Choose the target Windows 8.1 user account password you want to reset and click "Reset".

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  • Step 4. Click "Reboot" to finish the process of recovering the forgotten Windows 8.1 password on Sony laptop.

2. Use Previously Created Password Reset Disk

Once you had created a Windows 8.1 password reset disk before you lost your Sony Windows login password, you have got the easiest and fastest method for Sony Vaio password reset on Windows 8.1. If you have no reset disk created before, please go back to get Windows Password Recovery.

  • Step 1. Insert the created password reset disk into your Windows 8.1 Sony computer.
  • Step 2. When you input the incorrect password in Windows logon screen, the "Reset Password" option will pop up, click it.
  • Step 3. Follow steps in "Password Reset Wizard". Log on with the new created password.

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3. Use Another Admin Account to Change Forgotten Password

If you share with another person who has the administrative privilege, you can ask him/her to help you reset Windows 8.1 login password on Sony laptop. But if you are the only user of the locked PC, go back to use Windows Password Recovery.

  • Step 1. Log on to your locked computer with another user account which has administrative privilege.
  • Step 2. Press "Windows + R" to open "cmd" and press Enter.
  • Step 3. Once Command screen appears, type in net user, username, new password, and then press Enter.

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Added Info: How to Avoid Forgetting Sony Windows 8.1 Password?

After you reset the forgotten Windows 8.1 password for Sony laptop, follow the tricks to take care of your new password.

  • A. Write down your strong Windows 8.1 password on a post-it so you can view it when you forget it.
  • B. To use a password manager tool to help you remember and replay all your complex passwords. Check the 5 free Password Manager software here.
  • C. When you create your administrator password on Windows 8.1 computer, create a password hint. If your password is changed by others, you can get your password back by using the hint.

At last, we list some hot models of Sony Windows 8.1 computer. Once you forgot the login password of them, go directly to use Windows Password Recovery.

Sony VAIO SVF15323CXW Sony VAIO SVF15323CXB Sony VAIO SVF1532DCXW etc

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