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  1. How do I sign in to my windows 11 computer when I forgot to password and do not have that...


    I have a Windows 11 computer that I purchased from a pawn shop and is asking for a PIN number and are for me to access the computer I do not have the email address or the pin number how can I open up my computer with this problem?

    :)
     
    Confused6832, Feb 28, 2024
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  2. Win 11 Sign In - Forgot Password

    If you use a local admin account in Windows 11 and you have forgotten your password, the following tips will help you perfectly resolve your issue. Procedures with screenshots Please read the details.

    Tip 1: Reset Windows 11 Local Admin Password by Answering Security Questions.

    Step 1: On the Windows 11 login screen, you will get a message says the password is incorrect after you entered a wrong password. Select “OK” to go back.

    Step 2: There will be a password reset link appears under the password box. Select the Reset password link.

    Step 3: Give the pre-set answers to your security questions.

    Step 4: Type a new password twice and then click “OK”.

    Step 5: You will now be able to sign in as usual with the new password.

    Tip 2: Reset Windows 11 Local Administrator Password with Password Reset Disk.

    Step 1: In the Windows 11 login screen, select your local administrator. When you enter a wrong password, you will get a message says the password is incorrect. Select “OK” to back into the login screen.

    Step 2: Windows 11 gives you a link for resetting the local administrator password. Now insert your password reset disk and then select the reset password link under the password box.

    Step 3: Password reset wizard appears, click on “Next”.

    Step 4: Select the password reset disk you inserted and then click “Next”.

    Step 5: Type a new password and retype it to confirm. Click “Next”. Then finish.

    Tip 3: Reset Windows 11 Local Administrator Password with Command Prompt. (Require Windows Install Media)

    Note: If you use this, please make sure that you complete the following steps. The important thing is you need to replace the utilman file with cmd and this must be happened in your system drive.

    Step 1: Boot your computer from an official Windows 11 installation DVD/USB disk. When Windows setup screen appears, select “Next”.

    Step 2: Select “Repair your computer” link.

    Step 3: Under “Choose an option”, select “Troubleshoot”.

    Step 4: Under “Troubleshoot”, select “Command Prompt”.

    Step 5: At the command window, type the following commands. (Press Enter key after each command)

    1. Move c:\windows\system32\utilman.exe c:\ (If your system drive is not in C, please replace C with yours.)
    2. Copy c:\windows\system32\cmd.exe c:\windows\system32\utilman.exe
    Step 6: Remove the Windows installation disk and then use the following computer to reboot the computer: type “wpeutil reboot” and then press Enter key.

    Step 7: PC reboots and loads the Windows 11 login screen. Click “Ease of access” icon.

    Step 8: Command Prompt window appears. Type “net user administrator 123456” and then press Enter key. The new password 123456 is what you want.
     
    BarkeySilend, Feb 28, 2024
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  3. 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, Feb 28, 2024
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  4. How do I sign in to my windows 11 computer when I forgot to password and do not have that...

    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 28, 2024
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