Forgotten Password

By emox
Oct 13, 2007
  1. I have a Sony Vaio Windows xp media centre edition and i stupidly forgot my password to get into the computer. does anyone know how i can override the password or reset it without actually entering the system? please help!
  2. zipperman

    zipperman TS Rookie Posts: 1,179   +7

    No,Just pray when you go to bed.
    Seriously,It's done in the bios.
    What do you mean by "Entering the system"
  3. emox

    emox TS Rookie Topic Starter

    i mean without actually having to log into my account on the computer...i was told that it could be reset through entering the bios or by going into safe mode....can you explain how this would work please...i'm a bit of a computer dunce...thanks
  4. zipperman

    zipperman TS Rookie Posts: 1,179   +7

    Read your manual

    I guess you don't have one,is that right ?
    Well it's all explained in mine.It's in the bios Boot Tab/Security settings.
    How to make a password
    How to change a password
    How to have NO password.
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