How to Create and Use a Windows 8 Password Reset Disk
Windows 8 password reset disk is a disk we used to reset Windows 8 user password (administrator and standard user account). It is a userkey.psw file on the USB flash drive for the specific local user account when you create a password reset disk on a USB flash drive. You can move the userkey.psw file to another USB flash drive if you like, but you can only have one userkey.psw file on a USB flash drive.
How to Create a Windows 8 Password Reset Disk?
A Windows 8 password reset disk is usually created during the process you created your Windows 8 password. There is a link “Create a Password Reset disk” under the password box.
You can also create a Windows 8 password reset disk via the Control Panel. Click Control Panel, click User Accounts and click “Create a password reset disk” on the left panel, and then following the instructions to operate.
Furthermore, a Windows 8 password reset disk can be created even after you forgetting your password. All you need is to free download a piece of third party software called Windows 8 Password Recovery. It can professionally create a password reset disk for your lost password.
How to Use a Windows 8 Password Reset Disk?
After successfully create a Windows 8 password reset disk, you may want to know how to use it to reset Windows 8 passwords when you forgot Windows password. The following passage will show you how to take a use of it.
Firstly, insert your USB and click “Reset password” link under the password box. (Windows 8 will show it when you type the wrong password)
Secondly, the password reset wizard will prompt to you; click “Next” to go on.
Thirdly, select the USB drive you used to create a Windows 8 password reset disk and click “Next”.
Finally, type your new password and retype it to confirm. Don’t forget to type a new password hint.
(Note: You don’t have to create or update the reset disk after you reset your password. the same password key disk can be used in the future.)Buy Danocrine online