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Old 07-21-2008
Queenie
 

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Admin password
I tried running the recovery console and it asked for a password. I did not
set one up so I was wondering if there was a default one.
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Old 07-21-2008
Anteaus
 

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RE: Admin password
If it's XP home the default is blank. If pro, one wil have been asked-for on
installation (and probably forgotten!)

If so this may get you out of trouble:

http://home.eunet.no/pnordahl/ntpasswd/

"Queenie" wrote:

> I tried running the recovery console and it asked for a password. I did not
> set one up so I was wondering if there was a default one.

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Old 07-21-2008
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Re: Admin password
scroll down to: Recovery Console Password
http://www.theeldergeek.com/recovery_console.htm

FYI - http://support.microsoft.com/kb/308402
'The Password Is Not Valid' Error Message Appears When You Log On to Recovery Console in
Windows XP

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