“Ok, so I am a laughed. I changed my login password the last time I used my (personal) laptop, then logged off, then the next time I booted up I got locked out because I keep giving it the wrong password. It is a Dell Studio laptop with Microsoft Windows 7. So please tell me what to do when I forgot password and unable to open my Dell computer. Please advise how to rectify this.  Thank You!”

It is really so unhappy when we forgot password of the computer. And what we have to do is to find out a practical way to deal with it. What should you do when you forgot the password to login to Dell Windows system? Ask an administrator to reset the log on password for you. If you yourself are administrator, and you can’t remember the administrator password, the problem gets a little tricky, and probably hard to recover the ‘forgotten password’ again. Before you search for recovery CD or Windows DVD to format and reinstall Windows onto the Dell computer, here are a few ways you can try to unlock the Dell Windows to gain access to the system again, at least by resetting the password.

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Trick 1: Try Hard to Remember Forgotten Dell Password

Sometimes, human being is a little weird. You won’t get the thing that you urgently need. So have a coffee, take a snap or even come back after a few days, you may find that you suddenly ‘remember’ your Windows password. It may be impossible for you to remind, but it may be possible as well. So you really need to have a try. At least, it is a direct method for your Dell computer. When you lose a password, the first thing you need to use is to remind it. It is not only suitable to Dell login password, for other case, you can use it as well. Good luck to you.

Trick 2: Use Ophcrack to Reset Dell Computer Password

Ophcrack is a Windows password cracker using time-memory trade-off on LM and NTLM hashes based on rainbow tables and supports Windows 7, Windows Vista, XP, 2003 and NT. This tool allows you to retrieve existing password. It is free but it hasn’t updated for so long and it does not support Windows 8.1 and Windows 10. So as it is not working at times, and you want to use Ophcrack on Windows 7 password reset, or other Windows system password reset, you need to consider using it.

Trick 3: Use Windows Password Key to Unlock Dell Computer

This is a professional way to unlock Dell computer so you are able to take it easy to use it. It is designed to remove or reset computer login password for Windows. It also supports all the Windows systems. You can see how to use it as below.
Step 1: Download it from HERE->> and then install it to another accessible computer. Then open it from the desktop. And then wait for a moment.
Step 2: Use a USB flash drive to burn a bootable disk by following the software guide. Then take it out and insert it to your locked Dell computer.
Step 3: Restart your locked computer and change the BIOS setting to start from that USB, and then you can see the software user interface. Just reset the password easily and quickly.

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