Windows 10: I seem to have forgotten my password to open my computer. How do I reset it?

Discus and support I seem to have forgotten my password to open my computer. How do I reset it? in AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security to solve the problem; I seem to have forgotten my sign in code? * Moved from IE10/Win 7... Discussion in 'AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security' started by JOHNWHALEN#56, Feb 22, 2021.

  1. I seem to have forgotten my password to open my computer. How do I reset it?


    I seem to have forgotten my sign in code?


    * Moved from IE10/Win 7

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    JOHNWHALEN#56, Feb 22, 2021
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  2. P4-630 Win User

    How to reset Windwos 8 Password?

    Change or reset your Windows password

    • If you've forgotten your Windows password, there are several ways to retrieve or reset it:
      • If your PC is on a domain, your system administrator must reset your password.
      • If you're using a Microsoft account, you can reset your password online. ...
      • If you're using a local account, use your password hint as a reminder.
     
    P4-630, Feb 22, 2021
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  3. Melvis Win User
    How to reset Windwos 8 Password?

    Hey Guys,

    I have a friend that has a Windows 8 Computer and has forgotten there password, what are the best and most simply ways to reset the password?

    Cheers
     
    Melvis, Feb 22, 2021
    #3
  4. I seem to have forgotten my password to open my computer. How do I reset it?

    Factor reset / password forgotten

    We don't work for Microsoft.

    "What to do if you forget your Windows 8/8.1 password"

    Change or reset your Windows password

    If you've forgotten your Windows password, there are several ways to retrieve or reset it:

    • If your PC is on a domain, your system administrator must reset your password.
    • If you're using a Microsoft account, you can reset your password online. For more info, go to the

      Reset your password
      webpage.
    • If you're using a local account, use your password hint as a reminder.
    If you've tried these suggestions and still can't sign in:

    • If you have Windows 8.1, you'll need to reinstall Windows.
    • If you have Windows RT 8.1, you'll need to contact your PC manufacturer.
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    Microsoft forbids any assistance being given in these Forums to help you bypass or "crack" lost or forgotten Passwords.

    Here is the Microsoft Information outlining that Policy:

    Keeping Passwords Secure- Microsoft Policy on Getting Around Passwords
     
    Bill Smithers, Feb 22, 2021
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