changing administrator password

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by hendra, Feb 23, 2002.

  1. hendra

    hendra Guest

    hey guys, how do i change the administrator password in xp professional?
     
  2. DarkSiege

    DarkSiege Guest

    I think you need to do that in one of the registry keys.....back up the registry before you make any changes.....
    (Why do you need to change the key?)
     
  3. Lonman

    Lonman Bleh!

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    You can change it in Control Panel> User Accounts... Administrator account. You'll need the old password of course.