Windows 10: Forgot my windows password

Discus and support Forgot my windows password in Windows Hello & Lockscreen to solve the problem; It's been long days I had utilized my PC and when I am attempting to open it. It's continue saying password isn't right. I attempted to reach with... Discussion in 'Windows Hello & Lockscreen' started by DaioCamargo, Sep 18, 2020.

  1. Forgot my windows password


    It's been long days I had utilized my PC and when I am attempting to open it. It's continue saying password isn't right. I attempted to reach with Microsoft support and end up here. That is the explanation I'm here and looking for help.

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    DaioCamargo, Sep 18, 2020
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  2. forgot password

    Hi Tom,

    Thank you for contacting Microsoft community.

    • Are you using Microsoft account or local account for logging in the computer?
    I suggest you to follow steps from the below article “What to do if you forget your Windows password” and check if it helps.

    http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/what-do-forget-windows-password#1TC=windows-10

    You may also refer to the below article.

    http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-live/account-reset-password-forgot-faq

    Hope this information was helpful and do let us know if you need further assistance. We will be glad to assist.
     
    Karthicka_R, Sep 18, 2020
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  3. niko084 Win User
    Forgot password....

    Um, are we talking about a windows password?

    Lookup a program called Active Password Changer, its a bootable cd that will remove windows passwords *Smile Forgot my windows password :)

    If it's a bios password, reset the bios *not so easy with some notebooks*
     
    niko084, Sep 18, 2020
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  4. Forgot my windows password

    forgot password for account!!!!

    forgot password for account!!!!

    you know when you boot up your computer... and yeha i have more than one account and I forgot the password to one of them.

    is there anyway for me to get in to the account? or the account will be perminant lock if i dont remember password?

    xp home
     
    HiddenStupid, Sep 18, 2020
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