To change the password, call the component "user Account". To do this through the "start menu" open "control Panel". If it is in classic view, click on the icon of the desired component immediately. If the "" control Panel is in category view, click "user Accounts" from the same category or select the task "Change an account" at the top of the window.
In the opened window, select the account, for example, a computer administrator, by clicking on the corresponding icon with the left mouse button. In the new window below the label "What do you want to change about your account?", click "Change password". In the new window there are four fields for data entry.
Enter in the first (upper) field is the password with which you last logged in. In the next field enter the new password. In the third field, retype the new password to make sure you remember it. With the re-introduction of a new password, be sure to consider the case. The last field is not obligatory to fill. But if you doubt that you can remember the changed password at the next login, enter the word or phrase that will serve you a hint.
If you want to opt out of the password, making the download of a free system, enter in the first field, old password (the one you came in), and all other fields leave blank. Click on the "Change password" in the lower right corner of the window. Consistently close all open Windows. The next time you start the computer, use the new password to log in. When entering the password, also don't forget case sensitive: if you enter uppercase letters instead of lowercase, the system simply will not accept the password.
Advice 2: How to change the password at logon
During the installation of the Windows operating system prompts you to enter the password. Usually it is not administered, so the login takes place without any difficulty. But if the password is set, the user have to enter it every time you log in. Sometimes you need to change input the password or disable the password.
When working on your home computerto put the password input is usually not required. It is useful if you want to restrict access to the computer in the office or other similar room. In this case the password needs to be complicated enough that it was impossible to pick up. In addition, the password is recommended to be changed at least once per month.
To change the password, open "start" - "control Panel" - "user Accounts (Changing passwords and user accounts on this computer)". In the opened window, double-click the desired account, then select "Change password". In the top row, enter the current password, enter new below. In additional row you can enter a hint of it – in case you forget it. The hint will be visible to all, so should not give anyone clear hint of the password. Save the changes by clicking "Change password".
It is possible that the user forgot the password and can not enter the system. You can try to solve the problem by booting in safe mode. For this, when starting the computer hit F8 and select the item "Safe mode". Booting in safe mode, open control panel item "user Accounts", select the account and change the password.
The method described above is suitable if the administrator account has no password or you know it. With the installation of the Windows operating system prompts you to enter a user name, you can change the password to such records. Administrator login the default computer - Administrator.
If the password input dialog when the entrance could be off. Re-open: "start" - "control Panel" - "user Accounts (Changing passwords and user accounts on this computer)". In the opened window click "Change user sign-in" check points "Use the welcome screen" and "Use fast user switching". Click "Application settings".
Don't forget that the password to enter the system gives quite limited protection. The password prevents to load a specific OS, but your files you can always see and copy, booted from a LiveCD in your absence. In addition, the password can be changed using the utility ERD Commander.