Forgotten windows XP Password. How can I unlock my computer?
Hi I need to use some old software that is on a laptop it runs windows XP professional I cant remember the password. How can I get the computer open and running. It starts ok I just cant remember the password I used from 10 years ago.
I also have the original XP Pro installation disk
- Laurence ILv 75 months ago
boot hiren's 15.2 to MiniXPSource(s): https://www.hirensbootcd.org/howtos/
- Bill-MLv 75 months ago
ERD Commander program will let you change the Password. ERD comes on a CD and you boot off of the CD to run it's Lock Smith program.
- DavidLv 75 months ago
There are ways to remove the password if you search the internet. Just google remove windows XP password
We get lots of requests for lost passwords, basically you are asking us to tell you how to hack into a protected computer. The computer could be stolen for all we know.
Take the computer with proof of ownership to a workshop and they should be able to remove the password, or alternatively reinstall the operating system from your recovery disks.
If we posted any method of bypassing/resetting a password over the internet on a public forum, any thief or hacker would think Christmas came early
- MagmaladLv 45 months ago
Take out the hard drive. Plug it I to another computer
Follow these instructions
Pop the hard drive back into the locked machine.
- What do you think of the answers? You can sign in to give your opinion on the answer.
- Anonymous5 months ago
Nothing at all you can do other than remembering it