Active@ Password Changer is a solution designed for resetting local user password and account attributes on Windows NT / 2000 / XP / Vista / 2003 / 2008 / 2012 /Windows 7 / Windows 8 / Windows 10 systems in case of Administrator’s password is forgotten, lost or user account has been blocked, disabled or locked out.
You will not need to re-install and re-configure operating system in this case.
With Active@ Password Changer you can log in as a particular user with an empty password.
Active@ Password Changer also provides the ability to manage with during which days and times of the week that the user account is permitted to log on to the computer, which is useful for preventing the logging on for account you choose (or remove that kind of prohibition).
This software has simple wizard-like user interface, supports multiple hard disk drives, is able to detect several SAM databases (in case if multiple OS were installed on one volume) and pick up the right one before starting recovery process. List of local users is displayed; you should choose the one to reset password or parameters.
It can reset User is Disabled flag, Account is locked out flag, User must change password flag and sets Password never expires to avoid possible user blocking after password has been reset.
Moreover you can create a Registry (SAM) backup before resetting user’s passwords/attributes, and you can restore user’s attributes later on back to the original state.
Demo version allows you to detect proper SAM database, view the user list and particular user attributes.
Professional version actually resets passwords and changes attributes.
FAT16 / FAT32 / NTFS / NTFS5 file systems are supported.
Windows NT / 2000 / XP / Vista / 2003 / 2008 / 2012 / Windows 7 / Windows 8 and Windows 10 operating systems are supported for password recovery, new 64-bit MS Windows operational systems are supported as well.
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