In order to reset Windows Server 2008 password, many of us will try to take use of hint option, which might be available to recall the password. But what if this hint option failed?
Then, you will need professional password recovery software to reset the lost or forgotten Windows Server 2008 password, such as Windows Login Recovery Ultimate, which is perfectly compatible with Windows Server 2008, 2003 and 2000, etc. Following is the guide on how to reset Windows Server 2008 local password efficiently with Windows Login Recovery Ultimate.
Well, you could reset Windows Server 2008 Domain password with this program as well, please check here for more details on reset Server 2008 Domain password.
Create a password reset CD/DVD or USB drive on an accessible computer
Step 1. Download and install Windows Login Recovery Ultimate on an accessible PC but not on your locked one, then run the program.
Step 2. Choose the certain type of password you want to reset for, either for local account or for Domain account password, then click Next to proceed.
Step 3. Put a CD/DVD or USB drive into your computer, select CD/DVD or USB drive to choose the certain password reset device, and click Burn to start creating the disk.
Step 4. The password reset CD/DVD or USB drive is successfully created now, click Quit and Yes to quit the task. Take out the password reset CD/DVD or USB drive and then put it into your locked PC to reset the Windows 2008 password.
Reset Windows 2008 password with the burned CD/DVD or USB drive
Firstly insert the burned CD/DVD or USB drive into your locked PC, if the PC failed to boot from it, please set BIOS to boot from CD/DVD or USB drive. Or else, follow the steps below to proceed.
Step 1. Choose your Windows system, then choose Reset your password, click Next.
Step 2. Then choose the user accounts you want to reset password for, which will automatically show up in the User name box, choose Remove the password, click Next.
Step 3. Now your Windows 2008 password is reset successfully. Firstly take out the password reset CD/DVD or USB drive, then click Reboot and Yes to quit and restart your PC to log on your Windows 2008 system free.
Well done! You have reset Windows Server 2008 password successfully now. The entire password recovery process is pretty easy to handle that even if you are a newbie. Cannot wait to have a try by yourself to regain access to your locked computer now?