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cant remember my password

Discussion in 'Tech Talk' started by brandon2018, Jul 16, 2006.

  1. brandon2018

    brandon2018

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    i have an old lap top i just dug out of the closet with windows xp. i am trying to rember the password to log in but i cant rember. is there any way to bypass or do i have to format and reinstall id really dont wanna do that cause there is info i need

    any help would be welcome
    thanks brandon
     
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    the download link. But its, $200.

    I know of a free Linux download that'll make a CD you can boot to, that can blank out the admin password, but it doesn't work on XP, only 2000.

    is there anything useful on the laptop? if not, just format the thing and reinstall windows.
     
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