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Thread: I forgot my administrator password on Satellite C660/C660

  1. I forgot my administrator password on Satellite C660/C660
    #1
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    Hi,

    Can someone please help,

    I recently bought a Toshiba Satellite C660/C660D for my nephew, We have forgotten the administrator password and we don't have password reset disk is there anyway around this.

    Thanks

  2. Re: I forgot my administrator password on Satellite C660/C660
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    Hi

    I assume you are talking about windows system password and not about BIOS password. Right?
    It’s not very big problem if you forgotten the System password but if you mean BIOS password then you are in trouble because the BIOS password can be deleted just by an Toshiba ASP technicians…

    So I assume you mean Windows password… so start the notebook and press F8
    Now you can choose Repair my Computer and then choose HDD recovery.
    This would start a HDD recovery procedure which would reinstall the system… during the setup you can set anther admin password.

    Of course there are some other methods but as far as I know this requires 3rd party software/tools or Win 7 DVD… so I think the HDD recovery is the fastest solution.

  3. Re: I forgot my administrator password on Satellite C660/C660
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    Do you mean password for Windows login or what?

  4. Re: I forgot my administrator password on Satellite C660/C660
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    Just share my experience here. I have forgotten my Toshiba Satellite Windows 7 login password
    After tried many ways I searched online,

    I fortunately solved it with the Windows Password Recovery.

    It is easy and quick to help me DIY a password reset disk to recover my lost password. Then the PC is as it was.

    Hope it can aslo help you!

  5. Re: I forgot my administrator password on Satellite C660/C660
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    To reset forgotten administrator password you can try the reset disk or free reset program.

  6. Re: I forgot my administrator password on Satellite C660/C660
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    Forgot your admin password? Don't worry! Since you don't have a password reset disk, I think the fastest and easiest way is to make use of a third-party tool. You can also try to re-install your system, if there isn't much data in your nephew's PC.

  7. Re: I forgot my administrator password on Satellite C660/C660
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    For most second-hand computer, most people will meet this problem. I think you can choose two tools to unlock your computer, Offline NT Password & Registry Editor

  8. Re: I forgot my administrator password on Satellite C660/C660
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    Take it easy! You mean login password?
    You can try your password hints or password reset disk firstly if any. Besides, you can try third-party software like Ophcrack. If you reentered your system, try to make a password reset disk first of all.

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