Go to the menu button "start". Then select "control Panel", then "Accounts". If you are the only user of the computer, you have administrator rights, ie unlimited power, so to change the password from the point of view of access to the system will be a piece of cake. Review the settings for the login user to the system. If near the item "Use the welcome screen" check box is checked, uncheck it. This will improve the security of your laptop.
In the accounts list, select the user whose account you want to change the password. Select it. Find the link "Change password". You will see a window. In the row enter the new password and confirm it in the box below. It is necessary that you have not entered incorrect password, which themselves subsequently could not use. To initially remember the password on the laptop, write it down somewhere accessible only to you.
Use command prompt to change the password. To do this, go to the "start" button. Then click on "Run". You will see a command prompt. Enter cmd in it and press Enter. You receive another command prompt.
To change the password on the laptop enter the following: net user username password. This is just an example. This phrase needs to be corrected. Instead of username enter the user name, password is password. Then press the Enter key. If you did everything correctly, you should see the inscription: "the Command completed successfully.
Use the third option change the password on your personal computer. Navigate to the "start" button, click "Run". At the command prompt, type control userpasswords. You will see the window user account control, which you will be able at its discretion to change any password for any user.
Advice 2 : How to remove administrator password on Windows 7
Like any operating system, on Windows 7, you can set the administrator password. But hardly anyone leaves a reminder. It seems to everyone that your password is simple and unlikely to be forgotten. But sometimes it happens. Or when installing it you can not see the keyboard or not and see whether the Caps Lock key. In this case you can't. In General, situations when you need to remove the administrator password can be quite a lot.
You will need
- - boot disk with Windows 7.
To work you must have a bootable disk with the Windows 7 operating system. Before the operation the disk must be in drive of your computer. Turn on the PC and call up the Boot Menu. Start the computer to boot from disk with the operating system.
Wait until a window with a choice of language options. Go on. In the next window on the bottom will be an option "system Restore". Select this option. Then will appear a list of options for system restore, then choose "Command prompt". Then in the command prompt, type regedit and press Enter.
In a second window opens to edit the registry. Among the main sections of the registry, locate HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE. Select it using the left mouse button. Then at the top of the program window, select "File" then in the sub menu - "Load hive".
After using the browse to select the system disk on which the operating system is installed (default drive is C). Then follow the address to the Windows\System32\config\ and open the file System. Will appear the window "Load hive". In the "partition Name" in this dialog, enter any three numbers, for example 541. The registry will be a new section 541.
Next go to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\888\Setup. Double-click the left mouse button on the CmdLine parameter, then enter Cmd.exe and OK. Then click on the parameter SetupType. Instead of the last "0" is set to "2". Then click OK.
Open the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE key. There you select your created partition numbers. In our case, it 541. Then click "File" and select "Unload hive". Close all Windows. Remove the disc from the drive. Then restart the computer.
After the PC reboots, wait for the prompt. In it, enter the user name, then a new password. The next window is the standard window entering the system. Just enter the account name and password.