“I forgot my laptop password Asus Eee! It is important to unlock or recover the lost Asus password. I do not want to reinstall or reformat my Asus PC for vital files on it! Can anyone help my Asus password reset...?” Such Asus password problem can be heard usually.
Fortunately, there are efficient ways to successfully reset Asus Windows 7, XP, and Vista laptop or netbook password. According to these common troubles, we now list 3 helpful suggestions on Asus laptop password reset. If you have met the similar problem recently, you can take these ways for reference.
Solution 1: Reset Asus laptop password with administrative accounts
Accounts with administrative rights and privileges can help us to override Asus password. Take Asus XP as example, there is a default Administrator account without password. Then we can remove the password Windows XP if we don’t set a password for the account.
Step 1: Press Ctrl+Alt+Del twice when PC starts and then input “Administrator” in the username field and leave the password filed blank at the classic login screen. Press Enter and login PC.
Step 2: Start -> Control Panel -> Administrative Tools -> Computer Management -> Local Users and Groups -> folder Users
Step 3: Right click the account user name which password was lost, and then click Set Password -> Reset password -> keep New Password and Confirm Password blank.
Step 4: Right-click locked account and select Reset password.
Step 5: After finished, restart PC and login.
Solution 2: Reset password Asus with Ophcrack
Ophcrack is a free Windows password recovery that breaks Windows LM hashes password based on rainbow tables. It only works for passwords that are of less than 14 individual characteristics.
Step 1: Download the Ophcrack LiveCD and burn its .iso file to a CD on an accessible PC.
Step 2: Insert the CD into the locked computer and restart it.
Step 3: When computer starts, we have to press the correct key to enter the boot menu.
Step 4: After select the drive that the CD is in at start menu, do as the following instructions.
Solution 3: Reset Asus password with Windows Password Recovery tool
It is said we can solve our Windows password recovery problem with a third party toolkit successfully. As it is proven, Ainorsoft Windows Password Recovery is well used to recover lost Windows password for many PC users. Actually, the program really did a good job with a bootable CD/DVD or USB Flash Drive. We just need to download and install the Ainorsoft Windows Password Recovery on an accessible PC and then follow its “How-to-use” instructions to help us solve our problem easily.
Now, we can deal with our Asus password reset problem with any of the above listed methods. We just need take ease with our locked Asus Eee laptop password based on Windows 7, XP, Vista, etc.