In this post we’ll cover both Free and Premium Windows Password Recovery Tools which can be used to recover or reset windows login passwords to access your computer.
These Password Recovery Tools will work on Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7.
Please use these tools on systems for which you are authorized. I will not be liable for any misuse of these tools nor for any damage that occurs from use of these windows password cracking tools.
List of Free and Paid Software to Reset Your Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7 Login Password
1) Ophcrack : This is a FREE Windows Password Recovery Software to assist you actually RECOVER your password. Its compatible with Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7. You can visit their site here and download their ISO and burn it to a CD and follow the instructions. Its relatively easy to use. You use the LiveCd Version and there’s no need to install any software, just run it to ecover your password. Downside is since its open source there’s no Support and they are not liable for any damage to your system. ( And neither am I ).
2) Offline NT Password & Registry Editor : This is a FREE Windows Password Reset Tool by Petter Nordahl-Hagen. It actually deletes existing passwords allowing you access to your computer as if no password had ever been set. It works on Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7 and is pretty fast. You can download the password reset tool from here. All you have to do is download the ISO, burn it to a CD and run it and let it do its magic. Since this Password tool is open source, there’s no support and Petter ( nor I ) will not be liable for any damage or misuse of this tool.
3) Spotmau PowerSuite 2010: This is a Premium Windows Password Reset Tool. It’s makes password reset a walk in the park even for non tech savvy folks. It works on Windows 200, XP, Vista and Windows 7. In fact the PowerSuite 2010 does a lot more then just Password Resetting. It will fix any registry issues, fix corrupted files, find license keys for any Microsoft products on the computer, rescue data from damaged disks, clone/transfer/backup your data to a new drive if needed, optimize and speed up your computer and a lot more. It normally retails for $99.95 and its currently on sale for only $49.95 and can be purchased from Spotmau PowerSuite 2010 here . (This is an affiliate link and using it may bring compensation to me) .It comes with full instructions and 24/7 Email Support is provided as well in case you need it. I doubt if you will since the product does it all for you, just download it and burn to a CD ( you can also buy a CD Version ) and run it.
You may choose just to get Spotmau Password Genius on Sale for $19.95 instead if you choose. (This is an affiliate link as well).
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