Most of us protect our Windows 7 computer with a login password. The computer contains crucial information so it's always better to protect it from third-party interruptions or data leakage. Sometimes we forget the password so it won't let us log in to Windows 7. In another scenario, some of us don't want to type the password every time when we restart Windows 7 as it slows down the startup experience, which is a big issue if we have a busy schedule. Below mentioned are four useful methods through which we can bypass windows 7 password or login screen.
It is always a good idea to keep your computer protected with a password as you don't want others to access your files and folders. But if you want the system to start faster then you can use this method to bypass Windows 7 password. After applying this trick (auto login), Windows 7 will go to desktop and skip login screen in default. However, it won't work if you forgot Windows 7 password.
Step 1: Log in to Windows 7 and go to the search box by clicking on the windows Start button on the left side. On the search box type 'netplwiz' and then hit enter.
Step 2: Now you will see 'Advanced log on' tab opening up. You will see a small box at the top where it's written 'Users must enter a username and password to use this computer'. Uncheck the box and click on the 'Apply' tab.
Step 3: After you click on 'Apply' a box will open up asking you to type the current password. Type in and confirm the password and hit on OK. That's it you are done. Now close window. Next time when you start Windows 7 it will not ask for password any more.
This process comes handy when you already know previous password. In case you have forgotten Windows 7 password then this process won't be able to help you bypass Windows 7 password.
Another useful method to bypass Windows 7 password is creating a password reset disk. This is a built-in function on Windows 7 OS. However, most of use ignore this amazing feature because it is hidden from the desktop settings. Before going into the details, you need to get a USB flash drive, where sits the password reset key file.
Step 1: Insert a USB drive to the computer. Type 'Reset' in the Windows search box and select the option 'Create a password reset disk'.
Step 2 : When the 'Forgotten Password Wizard' appears to select the 'Next' tab.
Step 3 : Select the USB drive name and click on 'Next'. Follow the steps in that wizard to created a password reset disk.
You will see a new file in that USB, which will be used to reset Windows 7 password. Now you have to use this password reset disk to bypass Windows 7 password. Follow the steps below to perform the job.
Step 1: Restart Windows 7 computer. Upon restarting it will ask for your password. You will find a tab beneath the password section called 'Reset password'. Now insert your password reset disk and click the 'Reset password' option.
Step 2: Now a window will open up 'Password reset wizard' and click on 'Next'.
Step 3: At this time, please select the location of the password reset disk and click 'Next'.
Step 4: A new window opens up where you will be asked to enter a new password and confirm it. Now click on the 'Next' button after you have typed in the new password. That's it you have successfully changed the password and when Windows 7 restarts, type in the new password to get into the computer.
One of the biggest drawback with this method is that you have to create a password reset disk in advance on the same computer. If the disk was created on other computer, it does not reset Windows 7 password for sure. Please keep in mind, this will only work for the same user account under the same computer.
Creating a password reset disk on Windows 7 is the easiest solution to bypass Windows 7 password. However, 90% of the Windows user failed to do this. They will realize on how important it is when they forgot the password. However, bypassing Windows 7 password is no longer difficult with the help of third-party Windows password reset tools.
PassMoz LabWin is one of the best tool to bypass Windows 7 password without losing any data. You don't have to be a computer expert as this software works like any other regular software and does its job within a few minutes by a few mouse clicks. The user interface is swift and it works on all types of hard drives like SATA, IDE, SSD, HDD, etc. What's more, it supports Windows 7 as well as Windows 10, Windows 8 and Windows XP. Follow the steps below to bypass Windows 7 password using this cool software.
Step 1: Download the software on any other working computer. Now run the setup.exe file to install and run the software on that computer. Get hold of a blank CD/DVD or USB drive and insert it into the device.
Step 2: Now its time to create a password removal disk. Select the burning option according to the media type you just plugged in. Then click on 'Burn' button to make a bootable password removal disk. You will see the progression bar on desktop.
Step 3: After the burning process is completed, simply eject it from the computer and insert it to windows 7 computer whose password you want to bypass. Now to go the BIOS settings and change the boot order to password removal disk that you have created.
Step 4: Now restart Windows 7 again and you will see PassMoz LabWin's window appear on computer screen. Select the username of your choice (whose password you want to bypass) and then click on the 'Reset Password' button to set the password to blank. That's it you are done. Now simply reboot Windows 7 computer and you will get into the desktop directly.
This software is very simple to use and has got a 100% success rate to bypass Windows 7 password. It can reset both the administrator and user passwords in less than 5 minutes and saves you a lot of time and hustle. The best part is that it supports all Windows operating systems and has been tested on 50 major brands like Dell, Lenovo, Thinkpad, Asus, Ace, Samsung, Toshiba in order to give you a smooth and error-free experience.
NT Passowrd is short for Offline NT Password & Registry Editor, which is another quick solution to bypass Windows 7 password. You can boot from a burned disc or USB created with Offline NT Password & Registry Editor to complete the task. Unfortunately, NT Password does not come with a GUI so you can only use it in a text based environment.
Step 1: Open a browser and visit the official Website of Offline NT Password & Registry Editor. After the Website appears, scroll down to the download section and download the zip file. In the image below you can see the example which is the cd140201.zip file.
Step 2: Download and extract the zip file and save it on the folder of your choice or you can keep it on your desktop for ease of use.
Step 3: After extracting the ISO file you need to burn it to a disc to use it to bypass Windows 7 password. Now insert the disk to your system and boot your computer from the disk by going to the BIOS. Now select the right partition where your Windows 7 operating system is installed followed by the username to edit
Step 4: Now choose 'Clear/blank password' option. You can do so by selecting the '1' option.
Step 5: That's it you are done. You can now quit the program by typing '!'. Don't forget to select the 'y' option to confirm the password change. Now when you restart Windows 7 system it will not ask for any password.
Offline NT Password & Registry Editor has been the favorite tool to bypass Windows 7 password since 2005. And a lot of booting package uses this utility for Windows password reset such as Hiren BootCD, Ultimate Boot CD. It is much harder to use it. Fortunately, you can find a lot of tutorials about this software to reset or crack Windows 7 password using command line interface..
You can go ahead and try all the above-mentioned methods to bypass Windows 7 password. But if you are looking for quick and hustle free solutions then Passsmoz LabWin should be the best option when you forgot Windows 7 password. It does its job beautifully and doesn't require any third-party software or in-depth computer knowledge to bypass Windows 7 password. As mentioned above, the user interface is smooth and swift and you can save a lot of time and energy by using this software.