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Old 26 March 2007, 16:29   #1
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Hi guys
I have forgotten the password for the main user / administrator on a machine I have at home.

Does anyone have any password cracker software?

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Old 26 March 2007, 17:08   #2
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have a look at this

http://www.petri.co.il/forgot_admini...assword.htm#20

Can't advise any particular one as we haven't used any of these - the EBCD looks good though.
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EBCD – Emergency Boot CD (v0.61 - October 2004)

I used to use that, worked really well.

Silly question, have you tried blank password?
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Another dead easy way round this on XP is simply to boot up in safe mode. Log on as the administrator (you dont need a password) and then use the change password option in the control pannel. Restart normally and it should work (this has worked for me on several occastions!)
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