Archive for August, 2013

How to Change A Standard User to Administrator without Logging In

I have a computer with Windows 7 Home Premium that can’t log in to the only administrator account on the computer. I’ve cleared the password using a boot CD but it comes up with an error about the User Profile service or something similar to that. I can log in using any of the standard [...]

How to Reset Lost Windows VM Password in VMware Player

So you’ve forgotten your Windows virtual machine password? Here’s how to reset it. These instructions focus on resetting lost Windows VM password in VMware Player, but there’s no reason you couldn’t do it using VMware Workstation or VMware vSphere / ESX. How to Reset Lost Windows VM Password in VMware Player? Download the zipped ISO [...]