Forgotten the administrator account pw

Discussion in 'Backup and Security' started by gerryhoho, Jun 16, 2011.

  1. Droid8

    Droid8

    Yep, it seems that Windows 10 changed hash encryption and many password cracking tools become useless:
    https://www.passcape.com/index.php?section=blog&cmd=details&id=35

    But you can reset forgotten password by booting off Windows setup DVD:
    https://lifehacker.com/5612487/hack-the-sticky-keys-feature-to-reset-a-forgotten-windows-password
    https://www.top-password.com/blog/reset-windows-10-password-with-sticky-keys/

    This is a backdoor that wasn't patched yet.
     
    #21     Dec 28, 2017