Home > How to Reset Windows 7 Password with Windows Password Finder

How to Reset Windows 7 Password with Windows Password Finder

Windows Password Finder

Forgot the administrator password on your Windows 7 PC? How to regain access to your computer without losing valuable data that is already stored in the system? The most effective and secure way is to reset Windows 7 password with Windows Password Finder. This Windows 7 password reset software can help you access the locked computer and reset Windows 7 password easily.

Not only for Windows 7, this program also works well on Windows XP and Vista. Then how to reset Windows 7 password? Just follow the step-by-step guide below.


Step 1: Create a Windows 7 Password Reset Disk

Download the Windows Password Finder and save it on another computer you have access to. Unzip the downloaded file, there should be an ISO image file: windows_password_finder.iso. You can use the BurnCDCC program to burn the ISO image to a blank CD/DVD, or burn it to a USB flash drive using USB Burner.


Create Windows Password Reset Disk

Step 2: Set Computer to Boot from Windows 7 Password Reset Disk

Boot 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.


Choose the BOOT menu and set Boot Device Priority option: Set the 1st Boot Device to CD/DVD-ROM if what you created is a bootable CD/DVD, or set the 1st Boot Device to Removable Device for booting from USB flash drive. Press F10 to save your changes.


Set BIOS to boot from Windows Password Finder boot CD

Step 3: Reset Windows 7 Password

Insert the Windows 7 password reset disk on your locked computer and restart the computer. The boot loading screen should appear immediately.


After completion of boot process, you see the main window of Windows Password Finder.


Select your Windows 7 SAM registry file, the program will automatically list all user accounts. Select a user account and click the Reset button. The program will reset Windows 7 password instantly.


Reset Windows Password


Click the Exit button and remove the Windows 7 password reset disk. Restart your computer, you'll find you can log into Windows 7 system without being asked for password.

Sounds good?Go ahead and try Windows Password Finder today!