resetting admin password Tags: Security Computers Microsoft Windows Last response: June 30, 2005 10:19 PM in Windows 2000/NT Share Anonymous a b 8 Security June 30, 2005 10:12:01 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.win2000.security (More info?) I have an old computer that someone long ago installed an admin password which I cannot clear out. Any suggestions on how to reset it without dumping the OS. More about : resetting admin password Anonymous a b 8 Security June 30, 2005 10:19:24 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.win2000.security (More info?) techace wrote: > I have an old computer that someone long ago installed an admin password > which I cannot clear out. Any suggestions on how to reset it without dumping > the OS. Hi Techace, What operating system is this computer running? This may be of help: http://is-it-true.org/nt/atips/atips262.shtml Sincerely, Benjamin Johnstone-Anderson Microsoft MVP, Windows Security Security Manifest - http://www.msmvps.com/trafton/ Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Resetting "Administrator" password? (User belongs to Admin.. Forum resetting admin password Forum Solvedhow to reset admin password on IBM Thinkpad T43 Forum [Solved] Mac OS X Admin Password reset guide Forum Admin Password Reset Forum Macbook admin password reset Forum Admin. password forgotten....on reset disk Forum Admin password reset? Forum Reset admin password on all pc's in domain Forum SolvedASUS RT-N56U - recover lost admin password Forum Solvedcan only log on under secondary user. I know admin password, cause I made myself admin. but now gone Forum SolvedTrying to restore a password on an admin account, windows 7 stater for an 11 yr old girl Forum SolvedHow to stop someone from deleting password protected admin account??? Forum I can't get the username and password (already try admin / admin) for my D-Link model: DSL 2730E (HELLPP) Forum Changed Motorola admin password online (from admin/motorola) to something else... now it's not working. Can't do old or new... Forum SolvedAdmin password for belkin wireless Forum How do I get a program to run under a user without prompting for an Admin password everytime? Forum i lost my password for my admin what do i do to fix that Forum SolvedAdmin Password needed at logon Forum Allowing progrograms to load in a Standard User with admin password Forum More resources !