Although Microsoft Windows 11 and 10 allow users to make a password reset disk to access their PC, most Windows users are unaware of this feature or ignore it. Password reset disk enables users to sign in to their computer if they forget the login details.
If you’re one of the Windows 11/10 users who have not created a password reset disk and have now forgotten their admin password, you can easily bypass the login screen password with the help of a bootable CD or bootable USB disk. In this growupwindows article, we will share Recover My Password’s freeware tool.
Recover My Password for Windows 11 and 10
Recover My Password is free for personal use and supports all versions of Windows operating systems, including Windows 11, 10, 8/8.1, 7, Vista, XP, and Windows server editions up to Windows 2019. If you have forgotten the Windows login password, there is no need to pay any amount to gain access to your computer. Using this recovery CD/USB disk, you can quickly enter into a Windows 11/10 system without knowing the correct password.
For that, you need to download the Recover My Password application from the lazesoft website. After that, make a bootable USB flash drive or CD. When the bootable “password reset disk” is ready, boot your Windows PC with it, and without remembering the password, enter it on your PC.
How to Create a Password Reset Disk for Windows 11/10 using Recover My Password?
To create a password reset disk for your Windows machine, use the following steps:-
Step 1. First, download Recover My Password and install it like a regular application on any Windows PC.
Step 2. Then, launch the “Recover My Password” from its desktop shortcut icon.
Step 3. Next, click the
Step 4. After that, select the
Step 5. Then, click the
Step 6. Now, select the USB Flash or CD/DVD option. For instance, we have chosen USB Flash. In the drop-down of USB Flash, select a drive letter.
If the software does not identify the inserted USB drive, click on the
Step 7. Once you have selected the appropriate option, click on the
How to Reset Password of Windows 11/10 using Recover My Password?
Once you’re ready with a bootable USB flash drive or CD/DVD, boot your PC with this media. To do that, enter into BIOS/UEFI settings and select the appropriate option. Now, do the following steps:-
Step 1. Select
Step 2. Now, your PC will boot with inserted password reset disk. On the following screen, select the
Step 3. On the pop-up window, click the
Step 4. By default, Recover My Password software will detect the Windows installation drive; if not, select it manually. Next, select the
Note: Recover My Password application can not recover an online account’s password if you have created one.
Step 5. In the next window, you will see the list of user accounts created on your Windows 11/10 PC. Select the administrator account for which you want to recover the password.
Step 6. Then, click the
Step 7. After that, click the
Step 8. A new pop-up window will appear saying,
Step 9. Click the
Now, you have successfully reset the password of your administrator user account.
Step 10. Click on the
Step 11. Select the
That’s it. Now, the selected user account password is removed. Eject the bootable media from your PC.
After restarting your computer, it will not prompt for a password when you try to log in to the computer. After login, set a new password for your computer to protect your user account.
Similarly, according to your needs, you can make a password reset disk for any Windows operating system.
Download Recover My Password
You can download Recover My Password here.