Re: Miskeyed password change - cant login (admin)

From: Bobby Armstrong (
Date: 07/17/03

Date: Wed, 16 Jul 2003 23:12:08 -0500

I think this page will help you reset the Administrator password
there are some free tools that I think will work

Tell me if it does the email address is real or if I can help more

Bobby Armstrong

"Larry Steele" <> wrote in message
> Can anyone advise me on how to reset the administrator
> password before the username / password panel comes up on
> Windows 2000 Professional? This is a used PC and I have no
> way to get the PID for support. I changed the adimistrator
> password and miskeyed it. Now I cannot get past the login
> panel that comes up first. I tried keying in the new
> password and it is rejected. Is there anyway around this
> problem (use of .bat files on a diskette?). I appreciate
> anyone's assistance in getting past this login panel. It
> is a home PC.
> Thank You in advance for your advise.
> Larry Steele