Windows 10: Obtain forgotten PC password

Discus and support Obtain forgotten PC password in User Accounts and Family Safety to solve the problem; I have my PC set to boot without typing my password. Now it seems I've forgotten what it was as I was trying to connect from a old Mac to my PC but it... Discussion in 'User Accounts and Family Safety' started by GARoss, Aug 14, 2018.

  1. GARoss Win User

    Obtain forgotten PC password


    I have my PC set to boot without typing my password. Now it seems I've forgotten what it was as I was trying to connect from a old Mac to my PC but it rejects what I thought was my password. *DohIs there a simple way to find it?

    :)
     
    GARoss, Aug 14, 2018
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  2. P4-630 Win User

    How to reset Windwos 8 Password?

    http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/what-do-forget-windows-password#1TC=windows-8

    • 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, Aug 14, 2018
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  3. ManojKumarMK, Aug 14, 2018
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  4. Obtain forgotten PC password

    pc login password forgotten

    My wife is the second user on our pc and has forgotten her password. We have not created a backup disc. Is there any way to change the password or get an additional prompt?
     
    IainLarkin, Aug 14, 2018
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