When you forgot Windows 7 password, you can simple reset the password by using a powerful yet easy Windows Password Breaker. However, the methods are not limited to this. If you prefer to reset your lost Windows password without additional software, you can do system restore through system recovery options included in the Windows setup CD or system repair disc. Here’s a simple look at how to restore your system when you forgot Windows password.
System Restore feature included in Windows 7 is designed to help you restore your computer’s system files to an earlier point in time. It allows you to create more system restore points and see exactly what files will be removed or added when your PC is restored. And it works only if you had the system restore program running before the computer’s critical system failure, as the program essentially keeps a record of the various firmware updates and can switch the system to a previously stable version.
When you forgot Windows 7 password, you can also use this method to bypass the forgotten password. But please notice you might lose your recent files by using this system restore. Following are the detailed directions.
Step 1. Insert your Windows installation DVD or system repair disc in the computer DVD drive, turn on your computer.
Step 2.I f prompted, press any key to boot from the Windows 7 installation DVD
Step 3. Select your language preferences -> Click on Repair your computer-> Select which operating system you want to restore -> Select the system recovery option you want to do. 5 options are available listed as follows, but here you just need to select System Restore.
* Startup Repair
* System Restore
* System Image Recovery
* Windows Memory Diagnostic
* Command Prompt
Step 4. Follow the wizard to restore your system to a previous state.