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How to Use System Restore to Change Windows 7 Password

2014-02-04 10:45:14 / Posted by Ruby Johnson to Windows 7 Tips
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Cannot log on to Windows 7 because you forgot the login password? Don't worry. If you recently changed to a password that you cannot remember, you can use Microsoft System Restore to restore the system back to a time when you were using a password that you remember.

Here I will show you how to use System Restore to change Windows 7 password to what you use for the date of the restore point in Windows 7.

Free Trial Windows Password Recovery Tool:

Size: 53.7MB

When to Use System Restore to Change Windows 7 Password?

System Restore is a helpful method to regain you access to the system under following situations:

Note: To use System Restore, there must be a System Restore point at which the logon was successful.

How to Change Windows 7 Password with System Restore?

Follow step below to perform a system restore. Note that restoring the system back to a previous point will affect the all passwords for all other accounts and also uninstall programs and drivers that were installed after the date of the point. (Don't want to lose any data on your PC, click here to see alternative ways to change Windows 7 password.)

After the system restarts, you can log on by using your older password. And don't forget to add back any programs and/or any Windows Updates that may have been removed during the restore process.

Free Trial Windows Password Recovery Tool:

Size: 53.7MB
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How to Use System Restore to Change Windows 7 Password