N.B: The step by step images was not inserted in this tutorial because this tutorial is restricted to many
This tutorial will help windows7 users to be to set a new password even when they forget their password and they are restricted from logging in
STEP 1: Switch on your system
STEP 2: Continue pressing ”F8”. Until it to display ”Launch Startup Repair”………….
N.B: Sometimes,F8 is funtionless so instead of pressing it, just hold down the power button when the window is about is about loading the OS i.e when it is about bring out thos four coloured boxes and reboot the laptop but when you switch it on,and it fails to automatically bring out the launch Start…………,try this method again, then you should be at ease that it will do again
STEP 3: Click on “Launch……. And let it run through the test.
N.B: It might take up to 30minutes so patience is the prime key.
STEP 4: After it has successfully loaded,a dialog box will appear requesting that Microsoft will want to send the complaint. Below the options,there is ” view details” option, click it
STEP 5: Two clickable options will display, but click the second option containing “.txt” at the suffix
STEP 6: A notepad will display,in the taskbar,select the “Open”
STEP 7: Select “Computer”
STEP 8: Select “Local Disk D”
STEP 9: Select “Windows”
STEP 10: Select “System 32”
STEP 11: Change the file types to “ALL FILES”
STEP 12: Search for “sethc” file and rename it to “sethc0”
STEP 13: Search for “cmd” file and rename it to “sethc”
STEP 14: Click on the finish button.
The laptop will automatically switch off, then you switch the system on.
STEP 15: When the system get to the passord input section, press the “SHIFT” key five times. It will display cmd platform
STEP 16: Type “net user”
STEP 17: Now type “net user YEMI PC asterisk”
Where YEMI PC is the Computer name that shows there
STEP 18: You will be permitted to set a new password and confirm it. Then you exit the cmd.
STEP 19: Congratulation, you have successfully changed the laptop password
N.B: The CMD utility software on the desktop is now useless. You can make it useful back by following the steps 1 to step 14.
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