About Windows 8
Windows 8 is fast approaching, expected to be released in October, 2012, after 3 years of release of its predecessor, Windows 7. Not only new Start screen, Metro-style apps but also some serious security enhancements etc will be realized in the latest Windows OS. In Windows 8, a unique approach to logging in is offered—letting you use a picture as your computer password besides traditional passwords and PIN numbers. So in total there will be 3 methods to log in Windows 8. Below are some tricks you can use if you forgot Windows 8 password.
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.
What if you forgot both picture password and text password?
If you forgot both picture password and text password for Windows 8, the easiest way probably the only way to rescue the locked Win 8 computer is to use a professional third-party Windows password recovery program such as Windows Password Reset Pro, which has been rated as the world’s most effective tool to reset any forgotten or lost Windows password. Now please follow below steps to reset forgotten Windows 8 password:
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Step1: Install and Launch. After free download Windows Password Reset Pro, just install and launch this program to an accessible computer. (Not the locked Win 8 computer)
Step2: Burn a Win 8 password reset disk. Insert a blank and writable CD/DVD or USB flash drive to the computer and clicking “Burn CD/DVD” or “Burn USB” button to start burning a password reset disk. Once the burning finishes, take out the CD/DVD/USB.
Step3: Start resetting forgot Win 8 password with the burned password reset disk. Insert the burned CD/DVD/USB to the target PC and set this PC boot from CD/DVD/USB. After that, remove the forgotten Windows 8 password by following the wizard on the interface with 2 mouse clicks only.
In less than 2 minutes, you will be able to access to Win 8 freely without a password. And one more tip: Do please keep well the burned password reset disk in case you forgot Windows 8 password in the future again.