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Password has been changed or you just forgot your login password. Now you found you are locked out of your Windows 7 computer which save many personal and important data inside. How to unlock the computer without losing any data? Try methods below and find the suitable one!


It is very usual for us to save personal and important data and files in Windows computer. But sometimes, accident just happens without any sign. You may just forgot Windows 7 password and locked out of your Windows 7 computer. No password reset disk? Is there any other methods which can help to regain access to Windows 7 computer? Try the methods below to solve the locked Windows 7 computer without data lost.
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Method 1: Unlock Windows 7 Password with Command Prompt

Tips: When you bypass Windows 7 password with command prompt, you need to know one administrator account with password. If the account which lead you locked out of the computer is the only one account in Windows 7, please move to method 3.
Step 1: Press F8 before the Windows 7 loading screen. 
Step 2: Choose a Windows 7 safe mode option – “Safe Mode with Command Promote” and then please press “Enter” to next step.
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Step 3: Wait for Windows 7 to load files . And type net user in the Command Prompt and press Enter to see how many user accounts in locked laptop.
Step 4: Type your locked user account with a new password in the command prompt.
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Step 5: After restarting the laptop, please login the account with the new set password.
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Method 2: Unlock Windows 7 Password with Administrator

If you share your computer with others, you may create another account which be set up to have administrator privilege. If yes, you can ask them to change the password for your with their account.
If your account is the only one on your computer, you may try the Method 3 directly if you do not want to reset Windows 7
However,what if we do not have the password reset disk and it is the only one account ? Does it means we have to reset Windows 7 system and lost all the data in the account? Of course not! Try the method below!
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Method 3: Solutions of Unlocking the Windows 7 Computer

If you can not remove the login password with the methods above, then Renee Passnow is your best choice. All the things you need just a workable computer and a USB stick/CD. Only 4 steps for whole Windows 7 password remove/unlock process. Works on all usual Windows system including Windows 10!

About Renee Passnow

  • Only 4 simple steps which takes 5 minutes only! Do not require related knowledge or possible password combinations.
  • Reset/remove the login password back to blank directly. Preserve all data inside!
  • Directly remove/crack password for Windows 7 administrator/local account

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Compatible with: Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, XP.

people has downloaded and bypass Windows 7 password successfully!
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How to Unlock Windows 7 Password

Please make the 3 tasks below to unlock the forgotten login password for Windows 7.

* Renee Passnow is compatible with Windows 10/8.1/8/7/XP/Vista

Task 1: Download and Install Renee Passnow
press to the download button
Task 2: Create Bootable Media with Renee Passnow
You need:
  • Renee Passnow
  • Windows computer which can login and work normally (The Windows system of the computer which you used to create bootable media does not matter.).
  • USB stick (Please backup data inside the USB disk in advanced. All data will be erased when creating the bootable media) or CD/DVD(Need 200MB at least)
Bootable media create process:

1. Choose creation method: USB or CD/DVD

2. Connect the USB/CD/DVD to your computer and then please click “Create USB” or “Create CD” to process the creation.

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Task 3: Reset Password with the Created Bootable Media
You need:

The bootable media you created in Step 2.

Target PC.

Step 1: Boot the target PC from the bootable USB/CD/DVD. 

1. Connect the bootable media to the locked out Windows 7 computer you want to reset Windows login password for.
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2. Enter BIOS setting. 
Please hold a Hot key to enter the BIOS menu.Please click here to find how to change the boot order of your computer brand. (Can not find your brand? Please refer to your PC manual to find out the method.)
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Change the boot order of the locked out Windows 7 computer in BIOS. If the bootable drive is not the first in the boot order, your PC will start “normally” (i.e. boot from your hard drive) and will not check your bootable drive.
If your computer is UEFI environment, check boot from USB under UEFI environment.
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After successfully changing the boot order in BIOS, please save the settings and reboot your PC.
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Step 2: Select “PassNow!” function after booting from the bootable media you created. 

After loading into main interface, please select the “PassNow!” function.
main menu of Renee Passnow
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Step 3: Select target Windows 7 system in the list. 

select target Windows 7 system
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Step 4: Choose the target account then click “Clear Password” to remove its login password.

After reset successful, please restart your PC. Before restarting the computer, please disconnect the bootable USB/CD from your computer. Then your computer will boot normally. Then you will find that you are no longer locked out of the Windows 7 computer.
If Windows still shows the login page which requires password, please press “Enter” directly.
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Also, you can click “Create new account” to make a new administrator with Renee Passnow and then reset the password with this new created administrator.
The new account named “Reneelab” you created with Renee Passnow is enabled with administrator privilege. And the default password is 123456789.
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Forgot Windows 7 password or the password has been changed by others, which lead you locked out of the Windows 7? Now you can regain access to your Windows 7 and all data inside without data lost! Just 3-5 minutes for whole reset proces! Simple and easy. Get the free version to unlock your account now!

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Compatible with: Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, XP.