4 Ways to Bypass Windows 7 Admin Password Without USB/Disk

author_icon Ronnie Barnes time_icon Last updated: Jul 16, 2019 02:48 pm tips_icon Windows 7

Microsof's Windows is one of the most well-known and widely-used operating system all over the World, whose commercial applications can be found across all platforms of the market. As the Business market for the system is so vast, so are the security measures to protect it. The most basic and prominent one is the password protection over windows administrator privilege. The Windows 7 Administrator account is protected by a user defined password to increase the level of security of the system files. Today we'll look into some following scenarios where we would learn to bypass windows 7 admin passwords.

Here we discussed are some possible scenarios that you may encounter someday and would want to find a relevant solution for.

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1. Bypass Administrator Password on Windows 7(Password Remembered)

Assuming that you already know the password of your Windows 7 administrator account and would like to reset it. To do so, you just need to log in your windows 7 administrator account and follow the below given steps:

Step 1. Sign in your admin account.

Step 2. Open Start/Control Panel or press win + R and type control panel in it.

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Step 3. On control panel, lookout for Create a password reset disk.

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Step 4. A new window will pop up with all the user accounts. Select your Admin account from it.

Step 5. After selecting your Admin account, on the left side of the Window you'll find "Change the password". You can also optionally set a Password hint.

Step 6. On this next window, you'll be asked to type your current password and new password.

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Your password has been changed successfully. Now reboot your system to implement all the changes made.

2. Forgot Windows 7 Admin Password? How to Bypass it?

In this scenario, we'll discuss what to do if you have forgotten your Windows 7 admin password and would like to reset for retrieval of your administration rights. This scenario can be further subdivided by 3 other scenario's which are as following.

2.1 Make a Search for Password on Computer Itself

This scenario may not seem like a valid method to bypass administrator password on windows 7, but a lot of people used to store their passwords in places like a diary, memo, notebooks, etc. Instead of mesmerizing. Nowadays the majority of such people tend to store it in a text form on the computer itself. May it be in a folder you access every day, at your desktop, in an integrated folder and many other places in the drive. If you happen to be amongst this group of people, then do perform a thorough search of all the possible locations you may have kept the file at.

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Or to the very least you can also try some common words, that you may have used as a password in your past. Words and digits like your Birthdate, last name, pet name, etc.

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Another way is to ask your family member or close friend with whom you might have shared this information with. This may not sound like a very pragmatic way of approach, but whatever gets you that password is worth a try.

2.2 Bypass Windows 7 Admin Password with a Recovery Tool

If you are looking for a hassle-free way to remove your password by just a click, then you can perform such action with the use of professional password recovery software, Passper WinSenior. Unlike other password recovery tools which may harm your critical data, Passper WinSenior is completely safe and reliable to remove password from windows system. Other software may require different versions for optimizing different Windows system; But you can magically vanish passwords from all your Windows xp/vista/7/8/8.1/10 with Passper WinSenior. It comes for both 32-bit and 64-bit version of the windows.

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Follow the given steps with Passper WinSenior accordingly to bypass windows 7 admin password.

Step 1. You will need a separate windows system to create and install password recovery tool and make a bootable password reset disk. Of course, you can use any other Windows Operating system to perform this task.

Launch the program and plug-in the USB stick or any such storage unit to the computer. Next, click on "Create" to create password reset disk.

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Step 2.  Once the bootable password reset disk is ready, you will be notified by a pop-up window displaying the following message. You can now remove the USB from this other device and proceed further steps.

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Step 3. Insert the bootable disk to your locked computer, choose your computer brand and press the key to put the pc into boot menu.

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Step 4. Wait till Passper WinSenior is loaded on your display monitor. Select the windows version that you are currently using. Now click on "Reset Windows Password" from the list on the main window and then click "Next" to continue.

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Step 5. In the next interface, select the account you would like to unlock and then click "Next". Type in the new password you would like to use and then click "Reset".

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Step 6. Once you receive notification that the password has been reset, click on "Reboot Computer" and then eject the bootable disk from the computer. Click on "Reboot" and you can use the new password to unlock the computer when it restarts.

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2.3 Bypass Admin Password Using a Windows Reset Disk

Using Password reset disk is another option that you can use to change your Windows 7 Admin account password; but for that you also require a Windows 7 Password reset disk. This scenario can be implemented by those who already have the Windows password reset disk, otherwise it is advised to adhere to the previous solution. In case you have a Password reset disk and would like to follow on this solution then the steps are as following:

Step 1. Turn on your PC and enter any random password in the given box and press enter.

Step 2. On the display, you will see an error message prompted up saying "Incorrect Password", press Enter again.

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Step 3. As you see the option of "Reset password…", plug-in your USB and click on "Reset Password".

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Step 4. If the USB contains the password information, a Password recovery wizard will be executed, click on the "Next" tab.

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Step 5. Select the drive from the dropdown list and click Next.

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Step 6. Now type in your New password and re-enter your New password and click Next.

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Step 7. Congratulations! Your password has been changed successfully. Reboot your Windows 7 system, and now you can login using your new password.

3. Never Forget Your Windows 7 Admin Password

This is one of the most useful part even after a password change. The best way to remember your password is to invest in a way that never forgets it in the first place.

There are several methods by which it can be achieved.

One of the best method is using a Professional Password Manager application. Such applications are designed to save all your passwords under its protection, in such a way you only need to remember the password of your application manager, and in turn application manager can safe guard all of your other details. The new and optimized password manager apps are optimized in such a way that you can even select a hard password of their suggestion to make your account even safer. Thus, make it safe to access to the system.

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Another great way to never forget your password is to create a windows reset disk in advance so that any time you forget your password you can use a Windows reset disk to retrieve your password in your administrator account, even after making a dozen password changes.

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Save the password in a text file or save it in any of your spare storage for instance. This not only saves your password at a remote location, but can also prevent you from forgetting your password ever again. This is by far one of the cheapest ways than subscribing for a password manager application.

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Although all of these methods are used in case you forget your Windows 7 admin password, the best way around is to entirely avoid the password. You can achieve this by setting up your computer to automatically log into Windows 7. The password is remembered for you by the system itself and all you ever have to do is turning on your computer again.

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All of the solutions provided above are already tested and secure for your use. There may be many other ways to bypass Windows 7 admin password. But we recommend you to follow the steps that are given above and not to indulge in any other potentially hazardous way to achieve the task. Stronger password and use of password manager applications are always good ways to regain your password. But if you ever lose it, Passper WinSenior is one of the best and safest options currently available to 100% reset your Windows 7 password.

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By Ronnie Barnes to Windows 7

Posted on Apr 29, 2019 ( Updated: Jul 16, 2019 )

Ronnie Barnes, a blogger with more than 5-year experience in writing tips about password recovery for Windows and office files.