Are you using Acer Aspire or TravelMate laptop? Have you met such a problem: What can I do when I forgot Acer laptop password on Windows 7/Vista/XP? Commonly we just want to create a strong password for Acer laptop data protection, but sometimes we forgot it. If you have several user accounts on your Windows, there are many methods can help you solve this problem. If you have only one user account on your laptop and unfortunately lost its password, the problem is a little complex. But take it easy, there are also some methods can reset Windows password in Acer laptop without lose anything. I used to see this problem on Yahoo and there are lots of solutions provided by people. Some of them are useful, now I list four workable solutions which can help reset Acer Aspire password or reset Acer TravelMate password etc. Hope they can help you.
Solution 1 Acer password reset with another administrator account
Here we take Acer Windows XP for example. If you have an account with admin privileges, you can reset Acer password easily on Windows XP. The accounts also include the built-in or default admin account in system. Follow these steps:
Step 1: Login Acer laptop with an user account which has admin privileges.
Step 2: Click Start, type “lusrmgr.msc” in the Run box and press Enter key.
Step 3: Open “Users”, right-click a user account which you want to reset its password and select “Set password…”
Step 4: Type a new password and input it again to confirm, click “OK”.
Solution 2 Do Acer password recovery via password reset disk
In Windows 7/XP/Vista, we can create a password reset disk with CD or USB drive for user password. When we forgot Acer password, we can use it easily reset it. But note that when we change the Windows password we need to create new reset disk for it. Here we take Acer Windows 7 password reset disk for example. Click here to see how to create Windows 7 password reset disk and reset your lost Windows 7 password.
Solution 3 Use a free Windows password recovery tool for Acer password recovery
There are various free Windows password recovery tool can be used for Acer laptop password reset on Windows 7/vista/XP. Ophcrack is one of the most popular tools which is widespread on internet, it is based on rainbow tables and can be used to recover Windows 7/Vista/XP password. Now we take Ophrack for example, reset Acer Windows Vista password with a bootable CD. More details please refer to : Recover Windows Vista Password with Ophcrack.
Solution 4: Use professional password recovery software to reset Acer laptop password.
If you are looking for an easy and fast way to help reset Acer password, Windows Password Rescuer is your best choice when you forgot Acer laptop password. This software is designed for recovering windows 8/win7/Vista/XP/2008/2003/2000 forgotten password. Most of computer novice would use it because it is easy-to-use and will not damage anything, nothing lost. Experiences proved that Windows Password Rescuer not only can be used for desktop Windows password recovery, but also laptop Windows password recovery such as Dell, HP, Toshiba, Sony, Acer etc . To complete Acer password reset you just need a blank CD/USB pen drive and a computer which you can access as administrator. Follow these steps:
Step 1: Download Windows Password Rescuer Personal and install it on an accessible computer.
Step 2: Insert a writable CD or USB pen drive, run the software and use it to create a boot disk.
Step 3: Set your Acer laptop to boot from the boot disk, you have two options.
Option one, create a CD boot disk and set your Acer laptop to boot from CD-ROM.
Option two, create a USB boot disk and set your Acer laptop to boot from USB.
Step 4: After booting from the Windows Password Rescuer boot disk, you can reset Windows user password easily, just need a few clicks.
More details about Windows password recovery with Windows Password Rescuer please refer to:
Windows XP Password Recovery
Windows 7 Password Recovery
Reset Windows 7/Vista/XP/2000 Password
Recover Windows 2000/2003/2008 local user Password
Reset Windows 2000/2003/2008 domain password
There, is it easy to complete Acer recovery password? Now you can reset Acer laptop password by yourself!
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