Win2k question...

Discussion in 'OT Technology' started by chuck11976, Jan 27, 2003.

  1. chuck11976

    chuck11976 Guest

    What can I do if I forgot my password for logging on to Windows 2000Pro? Please tell me I have SOME option other than a complete wipe-out and redo.
     
  2. 5Gen_Prelude

    5Gen_Prelude There might not be an "I" in the word "Team", but

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    I can't imagine an easy way to do this. If you were part of a domain it would be a piece of cake (just logon with a different user name). I'm assuming you never changed the name from administrator? Bah... new install would be faster and more beneficial.
     
  3. CyberBullets

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    i got a boot disk that has a linux kernel with a program to change user passwords. contact me if u want it. either aim or what not.
     
  4. Kabuko

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    l0phtcrack
     
  5. knightm3

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    Make yourself a Linux or Open BSD boot floppy. once you boot into Unix, there's a command, NTPASS, or something along those lines, that changes your admin. pwd. Hope that helps.
     
  6. CyberBullets

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    that works aswell... forgot about ntpass... :(
     
  7. Penguin Man

    Penguin Man Protect Your Digital Liberties

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    Linux saves the day!! And reveals a possible security hole in NT while it's at it :o
     
  8. knightm3

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    Partly why my floppy drive lies disconnected inside my tower :o
     
  9. 5Gen_Prelude

    5Gen_Prelude There might not be an "I" in the word "Team", but

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    Oh... I see, so you leave a floppy in your tower disconnected because you are a tool and have a habit of forgetting your password? :fawk:
     
  10. Penguin Man

    Penguin Man Protect Your Digital Liberties

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    No, because someone could put in a Linux boot floppy, change his password, and access all his stuff on NT. Makes sense to me.
     
  11. knightm3

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    You saying your 5th gen. is better than my 3rd gen.?! :o :fawk:

    Made sense to me, too. ;)
     
  12. 5Gen_Prelude

    5Gen_Prelude There might not be an "I" in the word "Team", but

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    Myself, I would just steal the HD... what does that take, 60 seconds?

    And yes I am ;)
     
  13. Penguin Man

    Penguin Man Protect Your Digital Liberties

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    Are you hitting on me? :naughty: :ugh:
     

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