Re: Miskeyed password change - cant login (admin)

From: Bobby Armstrong (bobbyarmstrong_at_cox-internet.com)
Date: 07/17/03


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


I think this page will help you reset the Administrator password
http://www.petri.co.il/forgot_administrator_password.htm
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
bobbyarmstrong@cox-internet.com

"Larry Steele" <larrysteele@cox.net> wrote in message
news:06ca01c34c12$7f6602e0$a301280a@phx.gbl...
> 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
>