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| Posted on: 7/24/2012 | Category: QA Blogs
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Windows 8 introduces two new password types that you can use when
logging in to Windows account: a four-digit PIN password and a picture
password, besides the traditional text passwords. So in total there will
be 3 methods to log in Windows 8. If you are using a Windows 8 PC
shared by more than one user, you are highly suggested to create
different user accounts with different new types of Windows 8 passwords
to protect and ensure your personal experience & privacy.
But remember, if you decide to use these new password types, you
still must set up a regular and traditional text password. Sometimes
you'll have to use this text password when you need administrative
approval for changing system settings. And especially when you forgot
your Windows 8 picture password or PIN password, you will need this text
password to log in.
Below are some tricks you can use if you forgot Windows 8 password.
1. Picture password can also be easy to be forgotten.
Though it might be a quick and easy way to log in Windows 8 by drawing
with specific gestures on a photo, if you enter your picture password
incorrectly five times, you will be locked out until you log in with the
text password/traditional password. Therefore, text password is also
highly recommended to be created for protecting a Windows 8-based
computer besides picture password.
2. Use Default Windows 8 Administrator Account.
Every version of windows has a default windows administrator account
which permits you to login in windows with a blank password. But this
account is disabled in ordinary mode, so you will require to primary
boot windows 8 in secure a lot more.
3 . Create Windows 8 Password Reset Disk For Prevention.
A password reset disk could actually occur in handy if you actually
overlook Windows 8 password. The difficulty with this technique is that
you have to produce the password reset disk prior to the password is
lost. Assuming that you have produced it in progress, then you can use
this technique to reset Windows 8 password simply.
4. Use Windows password recovery tool.
Windows Password Unlocker is a professional Windows 8 password
recovery tool to reset lost Windows administrator or user password with
ease. It provides a fast and secure solution to reset forgotten password
of Windows 7/ XP/ Vista/2000/2003/2008. You can reset the forgotten
Windows 8 password with just 4 steps:
Step 1: Download Windows Password Unlocker and install it in any available computer.
Step 2: Burn a bootable CD/DVD or USB flash drive.
Step 3: BIOS settings of your locked Windows 8 computer to make it boot from CD/DVD or USB flash drive.
Step 4: Recover forgotten Windows 8 password successfully.
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