RE: Logging in
i am experiencing the same problem, i have hit f8 tried to get onto admin but
is putting me on safe mode back to the screen i cant get into any other ideas
really need to get into my pc for work. even hit repair to see if that helps
it was a no go
> You can not turn off your password requirement without really modifying the
> system, but you can remove the password from you account. Restart your
> computer and when your computer is booting up press F8 before windows loads,
> probably best to just keep hitting it. A list will show up, select Safe Mode.
> When Windows loads, try to log in with the "Administrator" account, and a
> blank password. Hopefully it will not have a password set, and let you log
> in. From there you should be able to reset the password on your user
> account, which if you want you can leave blank. If you need help let me know.
> "Computer Illiterate" wrote:
> > I setup my new computer last night. I logged in twice last night with no
> > problem. When I try to log in this morning the error message reads username
> > or password incorrect. There's a reset password wizard but it requires that
> > I have already created a reset password disk. I just got the darn thing. No
> > I don't have a reset password disk. How in the heck to I log in when I've
> > already tried all variations of my password and none of them work? If I ever
> > get back into it, how do I turn off the password requirement to avoid this
> > hassle in the future?