To unlock Windows 7 password is easier than to set an easy-to-remember yet strong Windows 7 password.
Probably nowadays the most talked about computer security is how to set an easy-to-remember yet difficult to be hacked Windows 7 password. Well, things actually are not like what we think. A strong and unique Windows 7 password means complex, then difficult to be remembered. But in this Information Age, one needs to protect his computer well with a strong password. Then you may ask what we could do if we forgot our Windows 7 password. Well, thankfully when we forgot Windows 7 password, we can find some easy and effective methods to unlock Windows 7 password and rescue the locked computer.
Method1: Use Windows 7 password reset disk to unlock Windows 7 password.
I think using the Windows 7 password reset disk is the most secure way to bypass Windows 7 password and it is also a good precaution to prevent you from forgetting your Windows password. Then how to make this reset disk and how to unlock Windows 7 password with it? Follow the below steps:
Here’s how to make Windows 7 password reset disk (Before Windows 7 password is forgotten)
A. Start -> Control Panel -> User Accounts -> Select the user that needed to set a disk.
B. Choose “Prevent a forgotten password” on the left of Related Tasks.
C. Prepare a blank floppy disk and then do the following operation as the Forgotten Password Wizard.
D. When the progress indicator displays 100% complete, click “Next” and then Finish.
E. Remove the floppy disk from PC and keep it.
Here’s how to unlock Windows 7 password with the reset disk.
1. Insert the disk to your locked computer until you see the login screen, then enter you username and password, a login failure box will show and then you will see the option to user you password reset disk to create a new password.
2. Click the option and initiate the Password Reset wizard, then follow the wizard to create a new password for the account step-by-step.
Method2: Use Windows 7 password unlock tool—Windows Password Reset
If you didn’t create a Windows 7 password reset disk before, you then need a credible third party application to help you create a new Windows 7 password reset disk. Here I would suggest Windows Password Reset to you. Below is how it works:
Here’s how to make a new Windows 7 password reset disk (After Windows 7 password is forgotten)
Step1: Download Windows Password Reset to an accessible computer.
Step2: Install and run this tool on the computer and next insert a blank and writable USB to the PC.
Step3: Click “Burn USB” button on the interface to start creating a new Windows 7 password reset disk, once burning finishes, take it out of from the PC, thus a reset disk has been created.
Here’s how to unlock Windows 7 password with the newly created password reset disk.
Step1: Insert the created reset disk to the target computer and set this computer boot from USB in BIOS.
Step2: Start to unlock Windows 7 password through this reset disk with only 2 click of button.
Step3: Reboot your PC and log on to system without a password.
Be careful: After you unlock Windows 7 password to log on system, please don’t forget to set a new password for your computer!