Windows 7

How to Bypass Windows 7 Welcome Screen and Login Password

How to bypass Windows 7 login screen after you forgot the password? If you’re the only user of your computer, you might consider speeding up the startup process of Windows by eliminating the need to login. In this article we’ll show you two options to bypass Windows 7 Welcome screen and login password. Option 1: [...]

How to Create Encrypted Folder in Windows 8 / 7 / Vista / XP

If there’s some stuff on your hard drive that you’d rather keep private, Lock My Folders can help you out. This program allows you to create an encrypted folder on your PC. Nobody can decrypt and view your files without knowing your password, even they have physical access to your hard drive. No need to [...]

How to Reset Windows Safe Mode Password

If you forgot Windows Safe Mode password, it can be difficult to recover from and might require special tools and skills. Luckily there is a bootable recovery utility called PCUnlocker which can help you reset any Windows user password easily! Here is walkthrough on how to reset Safe Mode password in Windows 8, 7, Vista, [...]

Fix: Windows Logon Screen Showing Only Last Logged-on User and “Other User”

By default Windows logon screen will only show two icons. The first icon is the last user who logged on and the second icon always shows “Other User”. When the latter was clicked, two text fields would appear prompting for username and password. However, some users may not like the feature as it will give [...]

How to Lock and Password Protect Your Folder in Windows

I have a little sister who enjoys deleting folders and files that are important to me. I need an easy way to password protect my folders! How do I protect my folders and files from being deleted, or hide them from my sister? We all have files on our system that are valuable to us [...]

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 [...]

How to Reset Forgotten Windows 7 Password for Free

When you forget your password or the administrator’s password for your Windows 7 machine, it can be a real pain attempting to login to your system. Luckily there is a free Windows 7 password reset tool – NTPWEdit. NTPWEdit is a free tool that allows to change or remove passwords for local system accounts. This [...]

How to Break into A Windows PC with Windows Password Breaker

Have you forgotten your Windows password and can’t log on to your computer? Just changed your Windows user account password a few days ago and now forgot it? Is there a way to break Windows password without data loss? With the help of a password breaker utility called Reset Windows Password, you can break into [...]

Windows 7 Password Recovery

Forgot your Windows 7 password or someone changes it without your knowledge? In such situations, you will be locked out of Windows 7. This tutorial covers the process of recovering Windows 7 password even after you forget the administrator password. Like previous versions of Windows, Windows 7 stores the encrypted user account passwords in a [...]