Remove password windows 7 in two ways
Here we discuss two methods for remove password Windows 7 operating system. For that, if you want to change your password or remove the password and you also know your current password, then you can follow the 1st method. Or if you forget your computer password and you want to reset your password, then you can easily reset Windows 7 password easily.
How to remove password windows 7
By using any method, you can successfully remove your password. If you also want to remove the password Windows 10 operating system, then you can follow the 2nd method.
Method 1: Remove User Password on Windows 7 via Admin Account
First, you need to run your pc and sign into your windows. Then you need to go Control Panel, for that click on the start button and you can find the button on the lower left corner. You can also open the control panel by using windows search option.
After that, you need to select the User Accounts option from the control panel. Now click on the Add or remove user account under the user account header. Then you can see your all account on this window.
Then select the account that you would like to remove the password. Now click on the remove the password option and submit your current password on the box. If you complete all posses step by step, then Windows 7 user password is removed successfully. If you want to remove password windows 10, then you can see this content.
Method 2: Reset Windows 7 User Password by using Installation CD from Command Prompt
First, you need to Insert the installation CD on your locked pc and open it. Then you need to access BIOS setup for that press F2/F12 or delete key, and it can help you boot from CD. After that, you can see a window that says for Install Windows, for that you need to click on the Next button.
After complete these prosses then you need to choose the Repair your computer option from the left side of your screen then click on the next button.
At that moment, you need to type the following commands on the Command Prompt step by step.
Type on the Command Prompt “copy c:\windows\system32\sethc.exe c:\” then tap on the enter key.
Then copy / c:\windows\system32\cmd.exe c:\windows\system32\sethc.ext and hit the enter button. After that you need to type “exit” and hit Enter button then the Command Prompt will close automatically.
Now take out your CD from the pc and restart your pc. When the login screen comes, then press for five times the Shift key, and it brings out the sethc.ext. Then type your username with the new password and tap on the enter button. Then you can see the completed successfully message on the Command Prompt.
Hope you ware successfully remove password windows 7. When you try to reset your Windows 7 password by using the Installation CD from Command Prompt, that time make sure that your CD has not any error. If your Installation CD has any error or mistakes any file, then it can damage your operating system. The guide to how to remove password windows 8 may be helpful for you.