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Top 4 Ways to Reset Forgotten Windows 8 Administrator Password

Forgot your Windows 8 administrator password? Or the previous owner of that second-hand computer failed to give it to you? That's terrible since if you can't access that account, you can't install or uninstall programs, update drivers or change certain settings on this computer. The humanity!

Don't fret, I'll tell you there are ways to recover Windows 8 administrator password. Before getting started, I should remind you: don't use these methods to access to the computer that aren't yours.

Way 1: Use Previously-created Password Reset Disk

If you are proactive enough and created password reset disk before you forgot your password, it could be the easiest way to change Windows 8 administrator password free. All it takes is ten minute and the patience to execute a few simple directives.

Way 2: Login Windows 8 with Picture Password or PIN to Login in Locked PC

Windows 8 offers more flexible way to login Windows 8. If you forgot your Windows 8 admin password and you've configured a picture password or PIN, you'll be able to easily select to use them to sign into your account.

Note: This way just allows you to login your computer. You can't reset your forgotten password since the current password is required if you need to do so.

Way 3: Have another Administrator Changed Your Forgotten Windows 8 Admin Password

Every computer has at least one administrative-level account. If you're fortunately enough and share this computer with another person who has administrative privilege, you can ask him to change your lost password.

Way 4: Use Versatile Windows Password Key to Reset Administrator Password in Windows 8

Windows Password Key could be the easiest and the most straightforward tool for you to crack forgotten, lost Windows 8 administrator. No need to create password reset disk in advance, no need to have another administrator account, it can 100% accomplish the task with minutes.

Got it? Good. Do you have any other password-related tips for Windows 8? Leave a comment and share them!

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