How to reset a Toshiba laptop passwordI forgot my Administrator password for my Toshiba laptop, I am using Windows 7, how can I resetToshiba password? I don’t want to re-install my system, I need to log into it.Forgot Windows 7 password is frequent happened in our daily life. Knowing methods onWindows 7 password reset is necessary. Here I am sharing some tips about resetting Toshibapassword for them.Tip 1: Reset Toshiba password with bootable USB optionThis is the best and efficient way for reset laptop password on a Win 7 system is making a Win7password reset USB, all you need is a blank 2GB USB flash drive.Then you need to find any other computer which can allows you to download. OK, let’s go!1. Search Windows Password key Professional and download it. Then install it on that PC. Insertthe CD or USB Flash drive to that computer, run Windows Password Key and burn the ISO imagefile to disk.2. Turn to your locked TOSHIBA laptop; insert the newly created disk to it. Start the windows andpressF2orDeleteto enter your BIOS setup to change your bios setup, so that it can boot fromUSB device. And then press F10 to save the changes.If you have any questions, look at this tutorialHow to boot Toshiba Windows 7 from USB flash drive?Tip 2: Reset Toshiba password with Administrator privileges (Save Mode)1. Start your computer, Log on to another administrator account or account which hasadministration privilege you will use to reset TOSHIBA password.2. Open Local Users and Groups by clicking the Start button, typing lusrmgr.msc into the Searchbox, and then pressing ENTER. Administrator permission required If you are prompted for anadministrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.3. Double-click Local Users and Groups, and then click Users.4. Right-click the account that you need to reset the password for, and then click Set Password.5. Type and confirm the new password.
If you don’t have another Administrator account, there is a default administrator account that isno password in it. You can do as following:Start system and press F8 key when Windows is starting up. Then select Safe Mode withCommand Prompt and enter. Choose Administrator, the default password may be blank if youdon’t set the default administrator password before. Then you will enter into doc Command asfollowing.Type “net user Melisa 12345 /add “ (Melisa is the locked account name and 123456 is the newpassword set on this account).Then you will see the Command Completed Successfully.Restart the system and use Melisa as account name, the password is 123456,log in. Click Start,Control Panel, User account, select Melisa and then you can change the password to what youwant.Tip 3: Reset Toshiba password with Toshiba password reset disc.A Toshiba password reset disk is really helpful when you realize you have lost TOSHIBA password.Insert the password reset disk to your drive then follow these steps.1. If you enter the wrong password when you attempt to log on, Windows displays a messagethat the password is incorrect. Click OK to close the message.2. Click Reset password, and then insert Windows password reset disk (or other removablemedia).3. Follow the steps in the Password Reset Wizard to create a new password.4. Log on with the new password. If you forget your password again, you can use the samepassword reset disk. You dont need to make a new one.Note: this method require you create a password reset disk before you have lost that accountpassword. If you don’t have a password reset disk, it won’t help much to reset the password.Follow the above three tips on Toshiba password reset, you can get into your Toshiba laptopsoon. Enjoy this.