Cant remember password on welcome screen

  mart7 19:08 18 Aug 14
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My daughters laptop has windows 7,she changed the password on the welcome screen and cannot remember it

Anyway to bypass it without a reinstall of windows?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 21:11 18 Aug 14

productcdkey_viewer install on another machine, take drive out of laptop and put in caddy and attch to other machine. use the utility to find the password on the external drive.

  mart7 11:16 19 Aug 14

Laptops one without a cd drive Thanks

  mart7 12:29 19 Aug 14

The program your link refers to is for the product key,its the welcome screen password I need to bypass

  Aitchbee 13:58 19 Aug 14

I had a similar logon problem last year but managed to get it fixed with the forum's help.

click here

  Aitchbee 14:07 19 Aug 14

Sorry for raising your hopes, but the fix I refered to required a cd drive, although it might work with an external drive if you can get it to boot first by changing the Bios settings on the laptop first.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:28 19 Aug 14
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  mart7 20:33 20 Aug 14

Thanks for help,fortunately daughters managed to remember the password

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 22:26 20 Aug 14

Now make a password reset disk for when she forgets it again :0)

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