Lost Admin Pass

By spam101 ยท 5 replies
Mar 26, 2007
  1. OK so I have windows XP running on a Gateway Tablet PC. I recently somehow lost my admin pass to login into windows. There are no drivers installed and nowi cant reinstall the OS because it doesnt recognize the hardrive without the drivers. I have the BOIS pass.. What can i do?
  2. Nrbelex

    Nrbelex TS Rookie Posts: 18

    Have you tried going in under "Administrator" through safe mode or is that the same password as whatever user you lost the password for?

    ~ Brett
  3. spam101

    spam101 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Yeah its the same password.. the only user on the laptop is administrator and guest is disabled too. I'm not sure what to do really.. Any suggestions?
  4. spam101

    spam101 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    any help would be good?
  5. brandini

    brandini TS Rookie

    im pretty sure by now you have figured it out. im having the same problem. what did you do?
  6. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,523

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