1 December 2017  Amanda J. Brook  Senior Product Manager
 

Summary

Losing Windows 7 password is not so terrible! Even it is the only one account in your PC and you do not have the pre-created password reset disk? Now you can create one even you are locked!


Entered the correct password but only got the message “The user name or password is incorrect”? Tried many time but still get the same message? Or do not know how to have Windows 7 password reset when you forgot it? After searching the solution in Microsoft, you found that methods provided by Microsoft is to reset the password with pre-created password reset disk/USB, or with another administrator. However, you do not have the password reset USB and it is the only one account in computer. Then the last advises is to reinstall Windows. But you do not want to make this re-installation which will erase all the data inside the account. So is there any other solution which can reset the password without data lost?
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The account you forgot login password for is the only one account? Do not have pre-created password reset disk/USB? Don’t worry. There is no need to reset whole Windows system! You can make a password reset USB with Renee Passnow and reset forgotten Windows login password by yourself!
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More about Windows 7 Password Reset Software Renee Passnow

reset Windows 7 password
  • Support reset password for Windows 10/8.1/8/7/Vista/XP, including 32-bit and 64-bit version.
  • Directly remove the Windows 7 login Password in 5 minutes! Save time!
  • No need to provide any possible password combinations or professional knowledge.
  • Even you do not know much about computer, you can go through the whole process by yourself.
Compatibled with:Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP (32bit/64bit)
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How to Create Password Reset USB to Reset Windows 7 Password?

Step 1: Please make the 3 tasks below to Reset password for Windows 7.

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

Task 1: Download and Install Renee Passnow
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Task 2: Create Password Reset USB with Renee Passnow
You need:
  • Renee Passnow
  • Windows computer which can login and work normally (The Windows version of the computer you are using to create the Windows password reset USB 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)
Password Reset USB 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 Windows 7 Password with the Created Password Reset USB
You need:

The Password Reset USB you created in Step 2.

Target PC.

Step 2: Boot the target PC from the Password Reset USB

1. Connect the created password reset USB to the Windows7 computer you want to reset 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 target PC in BIOS. If the password reset USB 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 disc 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.

Step 3: Select “PassNow!” function after booting from the bootable media you created. 

After loading into main interface, please select the “PassNow!” function.
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Step 4: Select target Windows 7 system in the list. 

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Step 5: Choose the target account then click “Clear Password” to reset 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.
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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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Forget your Windows 7 password is not a big deal today. You can create a password reset USB even you are locked out of your computer! Just a few simple clicks, you can get back to your account with all data preserved. Download and make one now!
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