How to Reset Windows 7 Home Premium Password Quickly

The Windows 7 Home Premium version is the basis of operating systems that Microsoft provides. Since Windiws 7 came out profssional and Ultimate version, there are many Home Premium users who want to update to theses two versions. However, there is a problem that may haunt the users which is forget password after upgrading. So, we've written this article to help you address the problem. Without any delay, let's get started.

Part 1. Reset Windows 7 Home Premium Password in 3 Free Ways

No matter what situations that cause you to forget your password, one thing can be sure of is that you can't access your computer. It's an annoying thing. Below we've introduced 3 ways that you can try for resetting forgotten Windows 7 Home Premium password.

1. Using Default Administrator Account

If you are lucky enough that your default admin account has been turned on earlier, then sign in using that account. This does not require password. All you need to do is head to login screen for Window 7 and tapon the Administrator account. You will get signed in without using password. You can then reset password Windows 7 home from the admin account.

admin

2. Using Safe Mode

Using safe mode is one of the free methods that you can use to reset windows 7 password. All you need to do is follow the given below steps.

Step1: Restart the device and keeppressing F8. Doing so will make Advanced Boot options appear on the screen.

Step2: Use the arrow keys to select "Safe Mode with Command Prompt" option and hit Enter.

Step3: Type in "net user coco" code in the Command Prompt and hit enter to remove password for the user account.

safe mode

3. Using Magnifier

This is somewhat of a trick that may or may not work frequently. Here are the steps that you need to follow.

Step1: Restart the device and keeppressing F8. Doing so will make Advanced Boot options appear on the screen.

Step2: Use the arrow keys to select "Safe Mode with Command Prompt" option and hit Enter.

Step3: When the Windows 7 installing screen appears, press "Shift + F10" and type the following code:

c:

cd window\system32

ren magnify.exe magnify1.exe

ren cmd.exe magnify.exe

Step4: A dialog box will appear. Click on the Magnifier option. As soon as you select the option, Command Prompt will appear.

select magnifier

Step5: When the Command Prompt appears, type in "net user coco" code and hit enter to remove password for the user account.

Part 2. Reset Windows 7 Home Premium Password With PassFab 4WinKey

Using the above free methods will not yield success always. Also they are a bit confusing to follow. Hence, if you need guaranteed success to reset password Win 7 Home, you will need to use PassFab 4WinKey, which can reset any kind of password by creating windows 7 home premium password reset disk. All you need to do is follow the given below steps in order to do so.

1. Make Windows Password Reset CD/DVD

Step1: Select boot media option on the main interface after running the software in a different PC.

choose cd

Step2: Tap"Burn" option to make a booting disk. All the data on the disk will be erased. This disk will be used to reset password.

Step3: Follow the instruction on the UI till your booting disk gets ready.

burn cd successfully

2. Boot Windows from CD/DVD

Step1: After the booting disk is generated, insert it in the Windows 7 machine whose password requires to be reset.

Step2: Restart the machine and press "F12" or "ESC" to enter Boot Menu Interface.

Step3: Select the CD that you have inserted from the list of booting option.

boot from usb

3. Reset Login Password

Step1: Select your operating system and click "Next" after booting from the disk.

select windows

Step2: On the next screen, select the type of password that you need to reset.

manage accounts

Step3: Tap"Next" and you are done for the day. Restart the device and log in with new password.

restart

Summary

In a nut shell, we just had a look on the free solutions that that will help you reset Administrator password Windows 7 Home. But ultimately it is recommended to use PassFab 4WinKey to reset any kind of password. It is a guaranteed solution for your issue. Also, do not forget to add your thoughts on the article by commenting below.

/ Posted by Shirley Howard to Windows 7 / Follow @Shirley Howard

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