Windows 10: I forgot my password on my personal computer.

Discus and support I forgot my password on my personal computer. in Windows 10 Software and Apps to solve the problem; I want to reset my computer but don't want to lose any files.I can't access the computer.I have only one password and account on this computer.Can... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Software and Apps' started by DaneAnderson1, Dec 1, 2021.

  1. I forgot my password on my personal computer.


    I want to reset my computer but don't want to lose any files.I can't access the computer.I have only one password and account on this computer.Can anybody help?

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    DaneAnderson1, Dec 1, 2021
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    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, Dec 1, 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, Dec 1, 2021
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