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The users/passwords (from the network) I have been using all along are no longer valid. Regards,Alan. is the machine in question on a domain by any chance? No, create an account now. weblink

Aug 30, 2005 #12 Vigilante TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,666 Yes, Samstoned, the best password recovery I already posted the link. Open a kernel and type: cd /mnt You should now be working in the mnt dir Now type: ls Now you should see a lot of other directories, but you should Help BleepingComputer Defend Freedom of Speech Back to top #13 hamluis hamluis Moderator Moderator 50,927 posts ONLINE Gender:Male Location:Killeen, TX Local time:01:13 PM Posted 29 January 2008 - 08:55 PM Still, If you have any better ideas please inform me. see this

Windows Xp Cannot Login To User Account

Oh well, time for a new computer anyways. Really appreciate any help. And by the way, i found the origin, a software downloaded from p2p.... im totally strssed out!!

Sign up for a new account or log in here: Forgot your password? EDIT Edit this Article Home » Categories » Computers and Electronics » Operating Systems » Windows » XP Instructions ArticleEditDiscuss Edit ArticlewikiHow to Log on to Windows XP Using the Default Any other suggestions? Can't Log Into Windows Xp Forgot Password I click a user and it kicks me right back out.

And do you need better information from me? Flag as... I set my computer to boot into safemode using msconfig and now I am unable to get into my computer. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/cannot-login-to-windows-xp-user-accounts-or-use-safe-mode.115551/ Do not press F5 as used on the NT/9x versions of Windows.

Restored the system to 20 days ago. Windows Xp Won't Start In Safe Mode Join our site today to ask your question. when I choose any option, no response only start again and same screen: Report darkangel_beauty2 2Posts Thursday September 17, 2009Registration date September 18, 2009 Last seen › moonriaz - Sep 18, He/she has the authorization to make the types of changes/corrections that you cannot.

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Can't Log Into Windows Xp Professional

Proffitt Forum moderator / July 27, 2009 4:51 AM PDT In reply to: did you check out how to change the password? this website I have the Knack. ** If I haven't replied in 48 hours, please send me a message. Windows Xp Cannot Login To User Account You can specify the system to log in to from within the login box itself. Ntpasswd Cd how can i find his blog or obtain his procedures?

The only driver letter is H. have a peek at these guys Back to top #3 Claire77 Claire77 Topic Starter Members 3 posts OFFLINE Local time:07:13 PM Posted 29 January 2008 - 07:23 AM Hi Alan, thanks so much for the prompt Aug 27, 2005 #1 zephead TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,569 use the username 'administrator' in safe mode. I to am unable to log into Windows XP SP.2 . Windows Xp Safe Mode Administrator Password

You must also have Administrative rights to the entire library of information on the disk. Edited by DaChew, 29 January 2008 - 07:35 PM. Hey, Techie i have tried to do all the above. http://haywirerobotics.com/windows-xp/easybcd-for-windows-xp.html hi, thank you for replying.I did try recovering my password, but its not working as i just cant gt past the log in...once i enter windows i can try changing the

The user names and passwords don't/won't validate over the network UNLESS you are on a Domain. Windows Xp Safe Mode Not Working TechSpot is a registered trademark. As above, im going now, speak to you soon Nov 11, 2008 #25 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Page 1 of 2

Its gives me the option of 3 partitions and not to repair any of them.

When I set the boot.ini in msconfig to Safeboot, I got into a deadly loop, it would go to the screen where I would click on safeboot and it would just And from the sounds of it, it isn't giving you that option. Becomean Author! Windows Xp Not Starting In Any Mode There is a - a H and an I infront of each.

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I can not change the sign on page to reflect a change in domain either. If you can't edit the file, try pressing F8 on startup before Windows loads so you can get the startup menu. The administrator user/password I have used all along is no longer valid. In the Setup menu (accessed by pressing F2 during startup) there doesn't seem to be an administrator password set.

Aug 30, 2005 #10 seighmand TS Rookie Topic Starter I think I understand what you are saying AND I need to explain myself better. I typed chdir System32 and H:\windows became H:\windows\system32 then i typed chdir restore which turnt it to H:\windows\system32\restore then i typed rstrui.exe and it said the command is not recognized..... I have the Knack. ** If I haven't replied in 48 hours, please send me a message. What do you mean "using from the network"?

By continuing to use our site, you agree to our cookie policy. Cause really he can just get into the domain and change your password. The actual "real" Administrator account can only be logged in from Safe Mode, otherwise you don't normally see it or can use it. put this on floppy and it will lead you through removing all password sam files from pc this has got me out of a lot of jams.

Worst offenders are PCI modems and then the next is network cards. Note: if you rename the SAM file on XP SP2, when you reboot, XP fails to initialize and forces you to reboot in safe mode. Now if you want to edit your boot.ini file, you just open it in BT and adjust the content. And we probably need a clearer understanding of your network.

i dont want lost my files and imporrtant documents... When i get to the recovery thing it says type number, 1 is the only one so i typed it and then it asked for an admin password, so i hit Social Sharing Find TechSpot on... Thank you Jan x Report nishu- Oct 9, 2009 09:34AM hi, i start my pc but not start in normal and safe node and restart in both mode.

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