Windows 10: Forgot password

Discus and support Forgot password in User Accounts and Family Safety to solve the problem; I am 80 years old. And somehow my passwords were changed on my accounts. I originally put in wrong birthdate for my wife Carol Gaul I think I put in... Discussion in 'User Accounts and Family Safety' started by Carol 1006, Feb 22, 2021.

  1. Forgot password


    I am 80 years old. And somehow my passwords were changed on my accounts. I originally put in wrong birthdate for my wife Carol Gaul I think I put in 3/9/11 it sb 3/9/45. I've ried changing her password by following the links with name city state etc. I've tried that probably 25+ times. Snt ltr to M'soft cust svc so far no answer. Since there is only my wife & I we don't need the Family stuff. I've tried deleting but I can't without a password. Could you help me or delete it for me? I

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    Carol 1006, Feb 22, 2021
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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.

    Change or reset your Windows password

    You may also refer to the below article.

    You can't sign in to your Microsoft account

    Hope this information was helpful and do let us know if you need further assistance. We will be glad to assist.
     
    Karthicka_R, Feb 22, 2021
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  3. 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, Feb 22, 2021
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