Stuck at blue/black screen? Forget your windows login password? Want to recover software key? Don’t worry! PassFab Computer Management is a all-in-one tool which helps to boot up computers that cannot start, reset Windows local and domain password, recover data from unbootable hard disk and manage your disk. Now take a look at this guide to check how to use it.

Part 1. Create a Bootable Disk

  • Download and launch PassFab computer management from another accessible PC.
  • Run the program and insert prepared CD/DVD disk into the CD-ROM drive or connect USB flash drive into a USB port on computer. Then click "Create boot disk now" to start burning repair disk. create boot disk now
  • Select a boot media (USB Flash Drive or CD/DVD). Here we will choose USB as an example. Click "Next" button and go ahead. select boot media downloading process

    Tips:

    Your USB/CD/DVD will be formatted and all data will be erased.

  • Create boot disk successfully. creat boot disk successfully

Part 2. Boot Windows System from CD/DVD/USB

  • Insert the bootable USB, CD or DVD to the computer that cannot boot.
  • Restart the computer and press "F12" or "ESC" on the keyboard to enter Boot menu.

    Tips:

    The key to enter Boot menu might be different on different motherboards. The common keys to enter Boot menu are F12 or ESC on popular computer brands.

    Boot Key Desktop Laptop Motherboard
    F12 ASUS, Acer, Founder, HP, Hasee, Haier, Lenovo, THTF Acer, BenQ, Dell, Emachines, eMachines, Fujitsu, Founder, GIGABYTE, Gateway, IBM, Lenovo, SAMSUNG, ThinkPad, Hasee, TOSHIBA, THTF, MSI Great Wall, Dell, TOSHIBA, Foxconn, GIGABYTE, Fujitsu, Gamen, Haier, IBM, Lenovo, Topstar, SONY, THTF, SAMSUNG, ThinkPad, Acer, HP, Hasee, Founder
    Esc Dell ASUS, Sony Great Wall, Foxconn, ESC, SOYO, MAXSUN, Colorful, SONY, SAMSUNG, Spark, UNIKA
    F9 BenQ, HP BISOTAR, HP
  • When enter into the boot menu, find your inserted disk from the list of DVD/CD/USB names, click “enter” to select a boot drive. enter into boot menu

Part 3. Window rescue

  • Click “Automated repair” to start repair. click automated repair
  • Choose the partition that needed to be repaired, and then click “Start repair” to go ahead. select partition
  • Repair complete successfully, click “restart” to start your computer. repair complete

    Tips:

    If automated repair doesn’t work, you can click” startup repair” to repair or use “command Prompt” to fix your computer, or “Internet Browser” to get more solutions.

Part 4. Password and key recovery

1.Windows system password reset

  • Click” Start” to reset Windows password. click start reset windows password
  • Click the user account listed, choose to “change Windows password” “remove Windows password” or “create a new admin account”. choose remove or change password

2.Software key recovery

  • Click “ start “ to recovery software key. recovery software key
  • Select Windows installation. Click “save” to keep listed license key on your computer as .txt format. save the file

Part 5. Data recovery

  • Click” Recover now” to start recover your data. click recover
  • Select the location and choose the data types that you want to recover. select the location data type
  • All documents on specified disk are presented. After that, tick the files you want to recover and click "Recover". Lastly, specify the location to store recovered files. store recovered files

Part 6. Disk tools

1.Partition backup

  • Select "Partition backup" from the list.
  • Here all of your disks on computer are listed with name, type, size and capacity. Select one you want to clone and click "Next" to move on. select place to move on
  • Select the target disk place and click “Next” to backup. click next to backup

2.Partition recovery

  • Select "Partition restore " from the list.
  • Unfold, check and select the partition you need to restore layer by layer. Then click "Next" to start partition recovery. start partition recovery
  • Specify the location where your restored files will be reserved. Click "Next" to move on. click next to move on

3.Disk backup

  • Select "Disk backup " from the list.
  • Here all of your disks on computer are listed with name, type, size and capacity. Select one you want to backup and click "Next" to move on. disk backup
  • Unfold the disk layer by layer to check and select an image you need to back up. Then click "Next" to start backing up. start backup
  • Here are three options for you to specify the compression level. The higher compression ratio is, the more time will it take and the less archive files size will be. After that, click "Next" to last step. disk backup level
  • Click "Start" to start backup. click start

4.Disk restore

  • Select "Disk restore " from the list.
  • Unfold the disk layer by layer to check and select image you need to restore. Then click "Next" to start disk recovery. disk restore
  • Specify the location where your restored files will be reserved. Click "Next" to start. specify the location

5.Cloning partition

  • Select "Cloning partition" from the list.
  • Here your all partitions on computer are listed with name, type, size and capacity. Select one you want to clone and click "Next" to move on. cloning partition
  • Select a target partition to clone and click “Next” to go on. select target partition

6.Cloning disk

  • Select "Cloning disk " from the list.
  • Here your all hard disk on computer are listed with name, type, size and capacity. Select one you want to clone and click "Next" to move on. cloning disk
  • Select a target harddisk to clone and click “Next” to initialize cloning. select target harddisk

7.Partition management

This function can create/format/delete/resize the partition. Choose the corresponding button to start managing the partition.

partition management

8.Data wipe

  • Click “start” to wipe your data on the computer. data wipe
  • Click “wipe partition”/”wipe specific folders”/”wipe files” according to your need. select function
  • Select the place you want to erased and click”Next” to go on. select place

Tips:

If you fail to finish the process while you use the above function, you can click the icon in the upper right corner of the interface to ask for help.

ask for help