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Hi,
I have a new Dell server running windows small business server 2003.
During setup I set a password ran through the rest of setup and then had to shutdown the server.
On starting the server again I can get past teh login page because it doesnt recognise the password irresctive of wether I use upper or lowercase it just wont have it.
The upshot is the server is now locked.
Is there any way I can unlock it? I will have to re-set the password after but am completely stuck - HELP!
post #2 of 8
Have you tried writing the password in the username field to see if there's something wrong with the keyboard?

Make sure noone is looking if it's an important password.
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You can boot up using a CD such as Hirens Boot CD which has a password resetting ability.
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post #4 of 8
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by immoral giant View Post
You can boot up using a CD such as Hirens Boot CD which has a password resetting ability.
Hi,
Thanks for the information, where would I get hold of the Hirens boot cd?
Thanks
Brian
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Hi,
Thanks for the information, where would I get hold of the Hirens boot cd?
Thanks
Brian
Right HERE
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post #6 of 8
where is the DL ink for hirens? My bad, can't find...
    
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Ha don't know actually. I can't even remember where I got 7.1 from.
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Try getting a copy of ERD commander by winternals (now aquired by microsoft which means you cant really get a copy the legal way cuz they arent offering it... yet...).
    
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