Have you ever forgotten your password and haven’t been able to log into your computer? What’s that? You have? Oh okay, so you’ve forgotten your Windows 8 password and now you can’t access your Windows 8. So embarrassing… Never mind! We’ve got you covered. What you need is to create a Windows 8 password reset disk.
A Windows 8 password reset disk is a floppy disk or USB you can plug into your computer to help you restore your Windows 8 password and access your account again. Want to learn how to create one? Follow our advice below:
Way 1: How to Create and Use a Windows 8 Password Reset Disk in Your Computer
1.1.How to Create Windows 8 Password Reset Disk
If you’re reading this before having blocked your computer, go on reading. If not, move on to Way 2. To create a Windows 8 password reset disk with the in-built software in your computer follow these steps:
In the search page, type “password reset” in the search box and click on “Create a password reset disk”.
Insert your floppy disk or USB and click “Next” on the “Forgotten Password Wizard”.
Choose the drive where you want to create the password key on and click “Next”.
Enter your current user account password and click “Next”.
To finish the process, click “Next” after the progress bar is complete.
Now you have a working Windows 8 password reset disk! How to use it? Read below.
Insert the password disk or USB drive and switch on your PC.
Click “Reset Password”. The “Password Reset Wizard” will pop up.
Click “Next” in the “Password Reset Wizard” and key in a new password.
Click “Finish”. You can now log in normally. Don’t forget your Windows 8 password this time!
Way 2: How to Create and Use a Windows 8 Password Reset Disk with Another Computer
2.1. How to Create Windows 8 Password Reset Disk with Windows Password Recovery Tool
The most logical thing would be for you to be reading this article after having blocked your Windows 8 computer, in which case the method described above is not useful for you. But we have another solution! We have specially designed a tool for you. With Windows Password Recovery Tool, you can add a new user, remove passwords without data loss or reset your forgotten password for your locked Windows 8 laptop/PC. To use it, just follow these simple steps:
It can recover forgotten password for all Windows in a few minutes.
It can create a new administrator account easily without logon.
It can create USB flash drive disk or CD/DVD Disc.
Support Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, XP, 2000, NT.
Support Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008(R2), 2003(R2), 2000, NT.
In this post, we showed you 2 different ways to create and use a Windows 8 Password Reset Disk. Don’t forget to like the post if it was useful and if you still have problems with your device don’t hesitate to contact us.