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Anonymous
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February 2, 2005 10:45:01 AM

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Is there any way the local admin password for a systems be changed when the
HDD is set as a slave to another system?

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Anonymous
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February 2, 2005 1:29:52 PM

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No, you must logon as the administrator on the original drive
and know the original password before you can change it.

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"CasDeTroy" wrote:

| Is there any way the local admin password for a systems be changed when the
| HDD is set as a slave to another system?
Anonymous
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February 2, 2005 1:29:53 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.security_admin (More info?)

I guess i would have to backup all info and have a clean install then...Thx

"Carey Frisch [MVP]" wrote:

> No, you must logon as the administrator on the original drive
> and know the original password before you can change it.
>
> --
> Carey Frisch
> Microsoft MVP
> Windows XP - Shell/User
> Microsoft Newsgroups
>
> Be Smart! Protect Your PC!
> http://www.microsoft.com/athome/security/protect/defaul...
>
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
> "CasDeTroy" wrote:
>
> | Is there any way the local admin password for a systems be changed when the
> | HDD is set as a slave to another system?
>
Anonymous
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February 2, 2005 8:39:20 PM

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CasDeTroy wrote:

> Is there any way the local admin password for a systems be changed
> when the HDD is set as a slave to another system?
Hi

No, but you can reset the local Administrator password with one of the
methods mentioned here while the disk is installed in the original
computer:

http://securityadmin.info/noframes/faqget.asp#password

http://www.petri.co.il/forgot_administrator_password.ht...




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