Windows 8 Password Reset

3 Ways to Reset Windows 8 Login Password

2013-09-07 14:21:57 / Posted by Michael Eric to Windows Tips
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Question about Windows 8 Login Password Forgotten

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"What to do if I lost my Windows password? How to reset my Windows 8 login password?"

Windows 8 password was set to protect other malicious people from accessing your information. It is a consideration of security concern. However, if you forgot the login password, it will be a hassle since you locked yourself out of your own PC.

Nevertheless, every solution is after the problem. Here we will introduce several solutions for Windows 8 password reset to you. And we recommend the best Windows 8 password reset tool for you. Check them now.

Answers to Windows 8 Password Reset


Way 1. The Best Windows 8 Password Reset Tool

Windows Password Recovery is the best Windows 8 password reset tool to reset Windows 8 administrator password and other account password. All it takes is several minutes and a few clicks.

Here are the full instructions for you to reset Windows 8 password with Windows Password Recovery:

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  • Step 1. Download and install Windows Password Recovery on your PC.
  • Step 2. Burn a bootable CD/DVD or USB flash drive.

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  • Step 3. Insert newly created CD/DVD/USB drive to the locked computer. Set BIOS to boot from the CD/DVD/USB drive.
  • Step 4. Reset Windows 8 password

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Like you know, there are always some else solutions for one problem except for the best one. They can reset your Windows 8 admin password and other user's password somehow. But they are not reliable all the time due to their weaknesses.


Way 2. Use a Windows 8 Password Reset Disk for Windows 8 Login Password Reset

This method requires you have created a reset disk before you lost your Windows 8 password. But if you have no reset disk created before, pass this method.

  • Step 1. Insert the password reset disk into your locked computer.
  • Step 2. When you input the incorrect password in Windows logon screen, the "Reset Password" option will pops up, click it.
  • Step 3. When you click the "Reset Password" link, a "Password Reset Wizard" will come up for you to reset the forgotten password.

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Way 3. Use Windows 8 Admin Account to Reset Windows 8 Password

You can use another account which has administrator privilege to reset Windows 8 password. The premise is that you should share your PC with another admin user.

  • Step 1. Logon your laptop with another user account which has admin privileges.
  • Step 2. Press "Windows + R" to open "cmd" and press enter.
  • Step 3. Command screen appears, type in "net user" "user name" "new password", press enter.

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Compared with these 3 solutions, Windows Password Recovery is definitely the best Windows 8 password reset tool. It has no prior skills or requirements. Moreover, it supports Windows 8.1, Windows 7, Windows Vista and XP.

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