How to Reset Windows 8 Administrator Password with PCUnlocker Live Disk

How to Reset Windows 8 Administrator Password with PCUnlocker Live Disk

If you forgot your Windows 8 administrator password and don't have a password reset disk, how can you reset your password and get back in? In this article we'll show you how to reset forgotten Windows 8 administrator password with PCUnlocker live CD.

PCUnlocker is a bootable utility that allows you to bypass, reset or change Windows 8 administrator password instantly. It supports all editions of Windows 8, including 32-bit and 64-bit.

Here's How:

Step 1: Download and burn PCUnlocker to an empty USB flash drive.

Step 2: Boot your computer from the PCUnlocker USB drive.

On most computers, you can boot from the USB drive by pressing a special key during bootup, such as F12, F2, ESC, etc. The key varies from one computer to another. If you're not sure which key to press, consult your computer's documentation or manufacturer.

Step 3: Select your Windows 8 installation and user account.

PCUnlocker will display all Windows 8 installations it detects on your computer. Select the one you need to reset the password for and then choose a user account from the list.

Step 4: Reset your forgotten password and click Reboot.

Your forgotten password will be reset instantly. Now you can click the Reboot button to restart your computer and login without password.

If you don't have a password reset disk and don't want to reinstall Windows 8, then using PCUnlocker is the easiest way to reset your forgotten administrator password.

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