admin on February 26, 2014

Lost Windows XP password? This could put you in big trouble especially if you do not have any other OS configured for dual boot and this will prevent you from accessing your files as well. But there are many password recovery tools which can be used even if you do not have access to Windows.

PCUnlocker is one of the best and top rated password recovery tools, which could be used to remove lost Windows 8/7/Vista/XP passwords. This tutorial will guide you through the steps to unlock Windows XP administrator and user passwords with PCUnlocker Live CD/USB drive.

Part 1: Create a Bootable CD or USB Drive

  1. Download the self-extracting .zip archive of PCUnlocker using a working computer with internet connection. Unzip it and you’ll get the pcunlocker.iso file, which contains a WinPE operating system along with the PCUnlocker software for you to reset Windows XP password.
  2. Burn the ISO image to a CD using your favorite CD/DVD burning software such as ImgBurn, BurnCDCC, etc. If you need to make a bootable USB drive, ISO2Disc could be of help.

    Burn ISO Image to CD or USB flash drive

Part 2: Change Boot Order

  1. Turn on your locked computer. When it is powered on, check the boot-screen for setup key (i.e. DELETE key, F8 key, F2 key) to enter BIOS Setup Utility.
  2. Use the arrow keys to select the BOOT tab, then change the Boot Device Priority: Set 1st Boot Device to CDROM so you can boot from the CD, or choose Removable Device if you want to boot off a USB flash drive.
  3. Press F10 to save your changes.

Part 3: Remove Windows XP Password

  1. After booting your locked Windows XP computer from the CD or USB drive, you’ll see the main interface of the PCUnlocker application immediately.
  2. The application automatically locates Windows accounts inside the SAM registry file of your Windows XP installation. Each account is listed with its account properties to help users recognize if it is locked out, disabled, expired or password protected.

    Reset Windows XP Password

  3. Select a user account from the list, and click the Reset Password button. It will reset / unlock your lost Windows XP password instantly.
  4. After that’s done, click the Restart button to reboot the computer and remove the CD or USB drive. When you get to the Windows login screen, just left the password blank and you can log on Windows XP successfully.

It’s also a good idea to make a PCUnlocker Live CD or USB drive before you forget Windows login password. So you can use it to reset your lost Windows password anytime even if you are unable to find a working computer for downloading PCUnlocker.

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admin on October 23, 2013

There are lots of chances that you lost Office 2013 product key or the product key sticker on the back of the CD/DVD case is damaged and unreadable. How can you recover lost Office 2013 product key when you have to do a system restore but to reinstall Office? Do no worry a bit, there is a product key recovery tool known as KeyFinder Plus, which can help you recover product keys (CD key) for Microsoft Office 2013/2010/2007/2003 and Windows 8/7/Vista/XP. It is a very simple to use application, just a few mouse clicks and it will show you product key for Windows, Office and other software installed on your local system.

How to Recover Microsoft Office 2013 Product Key?

  1. Download KeyFinder Plus and save it on your computer. Double-click on the setup file and simply follow the setup wizard to complete the installation.
  2. Launch the KeyFinder Plus program and then click on “Start Recovery” button.
  3. It will provide you 3 options to recover lost product keys. The first option enables you to find lost Microsoft Office and Windows product keys from current system, while the other two options allow you to locate product keys from external hard drive as well as remote computers.
  4. Choose the first option “From current system”, the program will quickly find Microsoft Office 2013 product key, along with Windows product key and CD keys for many other software installed on your computer.

Overall KeyFinder Plus is a nice tool that helps you to recover lost Office 2013 product key easily. Worrying about lost product key is a thing of the past, you now have KeyFinder Plus to your assistance.

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Forgot your Windows 8 login password? How to get into your Windows 8 computer without a password? Well, there seems to be a couple of free Live CDs out there that claim to allow you to crack Windows 8 password. But the problem is that these Live CDs are based on Linux and novice users may have difficulty using them.

Luckily there is a simple yet powerful Windows password recovery software called PCUnlocker, which enables you to reset lost Windows 8 password so you can get back into your Windows 8 computer without a password. It basically boots off from a Windows PE disc and breaks into the Windows SAM database and reset your login password from there.

How to Get into A Windows 8 Computer without A Password?

To get started, download the zipped ISO image of PCUnlocker and save it on any computer you have access to. After you’ve downloaded it, unzipped the download file and you’ll find a bootable ISO image file: pcunlocker.iso. Simply burn this ISO image to a CD (or USB thumb drive) using ISO2Disc program.

Now connect the newly burned CD (or USB thumb drive) to your locked Windows 8 computer. Turn on the computer and get it to boot from the CD. To do this you may need to change the order of the boot sequence in BIOS to place your CD drive (or Removable Device) first. If you have trouble getting your PC to boot from CD/USB, please refer to this article: How to Set Your Computer to Boot from CD or USB Drive.

After booting from the CD (or USB thumb drive), the computer will load the Windows PE operating system that is already installed on your bootdisk. Just one or two minutes later you’ll see the PCUnlocker program open up. The program will display a list of Windows local accounts that are located from your Windows SAM database.

Choose a user account and then click on Reset Password button. The program will quickly remove your forgotten Windows 8 password, as well as unlocking the user account when it is locked out, disabled or expired.

Click on Restart button to reboot the machine and then remove the CD (or USB thumb drive), you can then get into your Windows 8 computer without a password! If your computer is in a secure location and you’re the only one using it, you can turn on automatic logon in Windows 8 so your computer will automatically log on to Windows 8 without asking you to enter a password.

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admin on February 4, 2013

Believe it or not, there’ll be many people annoyed by a forgotten Windows 8 password once this new operating system comes out, just as the present Windows 7 users. So if you forgot Windows 8 password, what will do to remove or reset the password? In this article, I describe 5 ways for resetting Windows 8 password. Each method has its advantages and disadvantages. Make sure you use the right method for your situation.

Method 1: Windows Password Hint

When setting a Windows password on Windows 8, you are able to create a hint to help you remember the lost or forgotten Window password. Of course, the password hint will not appear until you input a wrong Windows password. With the help of hint, you can easily to remember the forgotten password.

Method 2: Use Password Reset Disk

You can easily create a password reset disk in Windows 8 if you can log on your computer. The password reset disk can help you reset Windows password when you forget Windows password. No need to worry about anything if you have a password reset disk. But in fact, many users forget to create a password reset disk before lost Windows password.

Create Windows 8 Password Reset Disk

Method 3: Reset Windows Password by Another Available Admin Account

If you are able to log in your computer with built-in administrator account or other available admin account, Windows password reset can be very simple for you. After logging on computer, just click My Computer icon to select Manageto enter Computer Management screen, and then click Local Users and Groups folder and Users folder. All Windows accounts will be displayed for you. Right-click the account you want to edit and select Reset Password to reset your lost Windows password.

Method 4: Recover Windows Password with Ophcrack

Ophcrack is an open source Windows password recovery tool based on rainbow tables. The program contains the ability to import the hashes from a variety of formats, including dumping directly from the SAM files of Windows. It is claimed that these tables can crack 99.9% of alphanumeric passwords of up to 14 characters in usually a few minutes.

Ophcrack

Method 5: Reset Windows Password by Third-party Software

With respect to get rid of forgotten Windows 8 password, you can still resort to Windows password recovery software to reset Windows 8 password.

  1. Download the self-extracting Zip file of Reset Windows Password package.
  2. Uncompress the package, there is a ISO image: ResetWindowsPwd.iso. Burn it onto a CD/DVD or USB flash drive.
  3. Boot your locked computer from the newly burned CD/DVD or USB flash drive.
  4. Wait until the boot process is finished. When a window pops up with all your Windows accounts, select the target one to reset the password. 

    Reset Windows 8 Password Easily

If you still don’t know which method is appropriate for you, just take advantage of the Reset Windows Password utility. It’s quite easy to use, even a computer newbie can use it to reset forgotten Windows 8 password in a few minutes. Good luck!

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admin on February 4, 2013

Lost or forgot Outlook 2007 password? How to crack or decrypt the email passwords saved in MS Outlook? Most computer users will realize that they have forgotten Outlook password when they are going to re-install Windows or transfer Outlook account to a new computer, this can be very frustrating. But there’s no need to panic, now you can easily recover Outlook 2007 password using some Outlook password cracker tools.

Outlook 2007 Password Recovery

When it comes to an Outlook password cracker, I highly recommend Password Recovery Bundle 2013, a password cracking program designed to help you break you forgotten emails passwords in Microsoft Outlook 2010/2007/2003/2000. You can find back your password of Outlook in a short term with this magic software. Get and install it on your computer right now, and follow the steps below to perform an Outlook password cracking.

  1. Download and install Password Recovery Bundle on your computer.
  2. Launch Password Recovery Bundle program, and then click on Start Recovery button.
  3. Select the “Email Password” -> “Outlook Password” option from the pop-up menu list.
  4. In a short moment, your email passwords saved in MS Outlook will be decrypted and recovered. Write it down and keep it safe.

Note: It’s illegal to recover others’ Outlook passwords without permission. This tool is designed to recover only the email account passwords saved by MS Outlook application.

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admin on October 4, 2012

When you lost or forgot Outlook PST password, it means that you are not able to open Outlook and read email from the protected PST file. To explain, the PST file is used by Outlook to hold all of your emails, appointments and contacts in Outlook. You can copy the file to another computer or a USB drive, but when trying to import the file onto a fresh install of Outlook, a window will pop up asking you to enter the PST password.

It is good practice to set up a password to prevent unauthorized access to your PST file, but we often forgot the password for various reasons. Here I’ll show you an easy way to crack PST password if you forgot it. Outlook Password Recovery is the best PST password cracker which allows you to crack PST password in seconds on all versions of Outlook files.

How to Crack PST Password if You Forgot It?

  1. Download and install Outlook Password Recovery program on your computer.
  2. Launch the program and then click on the Unlock PST File button.
  3.  On the pop-up dialog, locate your Outlook PST file and then click on the Open button. If you don’t know where the PST file is located, please refer to this article: Introduction to Outlook Personal Folders File (.pst)
  4. Your Outlook PST password will be cracked and recovered immediately.

After cracking, you can use the recovered password to open your password-protected PST file in Outlook. The method works on PST files created in Microsoft Outlook 2010, 2007, 2003, XP, 2000 and 98. Happy cracking!

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admin on September 1, 2012

Because of its versatility and ease of use, Microsoft Outlook has become a popular email client for both individual and business accounts. However, compared to some other email clients, finding lost passwords is more difficult in Outlook. Despite this, it is still possible to find your Microsoft Outlook password by using a simple program – Outlook Password Recovery.

Outlook Password Recovery is the best Outlook password finder which allows you to find Outlook and Outlook express password easily.  Here we’re going to show you how to find Outlook password with ease.

How to Find Outlook Password with Ease?

  1. Install Outlook Password Recovery on your computer.
  2. Run the program and then click on Start Recovery button.

  3. The program will find out email account logins and passwords in Outlook and Outlook Express.

With this method you can find Outlook password remembered in all versions of Microsoft Outlook: Outlook 2010, 2007, 2003, XP, 2000.

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Help! I’m leaving my current employment in a weeks time and am tidying up my work PC. I haven’t used Outlook Express on my work PC for a couple of years and had forgotten about it until I did some updates and it popped back up on my desktop. I tried to delete my identity but I’ve forgotten the password. So the question is how can I get in without the password to delete any emails and then ultimately my identity?

Forgot email account password in Outlook Express? Can’t remember the Outlook Express identity password after a long vacation? You’ll have a big trouble and can’t access your email or do anything. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to recover Outlook Express identity password and retrieve email account passwords saved in Outlook Express.

How to Recover Outlook Express Email and Identity Password:

  1. Install Outlook Express Password Recovery program on your computer.
  2. Launch Outlook Express Password Recovery, then click Start Recovery button.

  3. It will automatically find your Outlook Express profiles, instantly recover all types of Outlook Express passwords from your local computer: Outlook Express identity password, email account logins and passwords, etc.

This tutorial is very useful especially when you forgot Outlook Express password and have to reinstall Windows. Most backup utilities can help you backup emails easily but they are unable to recover the passwords. So Outlook Express Password Recovery is also a must have tool for all Outlook Express users.

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Hi there, so you forgot Windows 7 password, and now you are wondering how to unlock your computer? You are in the right place, and to comfort you up a little bit, you are not unique on this matter. There are a lot of people that for some reason forget the login password on their computers, and most of the time the answer they find all over the Internet is to reformat the hard drive, and reinstall Windows. This is not the answer you will get here, I will share my own 3 ways to help you unlock the computer when you forgot Windows 7 password. let’s proceed.

Method 1: Use Password Reset Disk

A password reset disk could really come in handy if you ever forgot Windows 7 password. The problem with this method is that you have to create the password reset disk before the password is lost. Assuming that you have created it in advance, then you can use this method to reset Windows 7 password easily.

  1. Once you’ve typed the wrong password, Windows 7 will show a Reset passwordlink below the login box.Forgot Windows 7 Password
  2. Click on the link. Make sure that password reset disk is plugged into the computer at this point.
  3. When the Password Reset Wizard appears, click Next to continue.
  4. Select the right password reset disk. Click Next.
  5. Type in a new password and a hint for the password. Click Next.
  6. Click Finish. Now you can log in to your PC with the new password.

Method 2: Using Other Available Administrative Account

But unlike Windows XP, the built-in Administrator account in Windows 7 is disabled or hidden by default. If you are able to log in your computer with other available administrative account, it’s quite easy for you to reset forgotten Windows 7 password as follows:

  1. Type lusrmgr.msc in the Start search box and hit Enter to pop up the Local Users and Groups window.
  2. Expand Users folder to display all the user accounts in the Windows 7 machine.
  3. Right-click the account whose password you forgot and select Set Password.Reset Administrator Password
  4. Click Proceed to go on your operation.
  5. Type and confirm your new password and click Ok.

Method 3: Reset Windows 7 Password by Third-party Software

  1. Download the self-extracting Zip file of Reset Windows Password package.
  2. Uncompress the package, there is a ISO image: ResetWindowsPwd.iso. Burn it onto a CD/DVD or USB flash drive.
  3. Boot your locked computer from the newly burned CD/DVD or USB flash drive.
  4. Wait until the boot process is finished. When a window pops up with all your Windows accounts, select the target one to remove your forgotten password.Reset Windows Password

Re-installing Windows 7 is always an option, but we consider that a last resort. Installation will help you remove forgotten Windows password, but also erase your important data on computer. So don’t try this method unless you don’t have other solutions.

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admin on August 2, 2012

Microsoft Outlook is a software that not only lets the user send, receive, and manage e-mail, but also lets him/her manage calendar and contacts, such as friends and business associates. Here we’ll show you how to change Outlook password in Microsoft Outlook 2007/20003.

For Microsoft Outlook 2003

To change Microsoft Outlook password, follow these instructions:

  • Open Microsoft Outlook
  • Click the Tools menu
  • Click the E-mail Accounts menu item
  • Check View or change existing e-mail accounts
  • Click the Next button
  • Double-click the e-mail account for which the password should be changed
  • Under Logon Information, type the new password in the Password box.
  • Click the Next button
  • Click the Finish button

For Microsoft Outlook 2007

To change Microsoft Outlook 2007 password, follow these instructions:

  • Click on the Tools drop down menu
  • Choose Account Settings
  • Select the e-mail account then click Change
  • Type a new password in the Password field and click Test Account Settings
  • Click Close, Next, and Finish

Note that changing Microsoft Outlook password will only change the password in the mail client. It will not change the password in the mail server. To receive e-mails, the passwords in the mail client and mail server must match.

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