Wow, great, nice to meet your guys here. Now i want to ask you a question what would you do when you forget the password of a local account in Windows 10. One of my friends just experienced that situation. He just forgot the password and then he tried almost everything he can get to recover the password and the system still block his login attempts. Finally, he asked me to help him. This reminds me about that maybe many others would suffer from the same situation. So here i would demonstrate some ways to reset or recover the local account password in Windows 10.
Way 1: Using an administrator account to Reset the forgotten local account password
Once you just forget a local common account, but you can access the computer with the administrator account, then you have the privilege to change the common accounts password. Just follow my words.
Step 1: Login the specified computer with the administrator account.
Step 2: Navigate to the start menu, and type cmd into the search box, and find Command Prompt in the coming list, then right click it and make it run as administrator.
Step 3: Then just tpye net user <username><password> into command line and click Enter to execute it. For example, if you just forget the password of the local account whose name is iSunshare and you just want to change the password to be abc, then you can just type net user iSunshare abc.
Way 2: Using a Windows 10 password reset disk to reset the forgotten local account password
OK, i have to tell you that when using this method, you should first make a windows password reset disk in case of forgetting the corresponding local account password. For example, when you can login in Windows 10 with a local account, but you are afraid that you would forget the password of it, you can make a windows 10 account password reset disk for the specified account. Just follow the under steps.
Step 1: Sign in Windows 10 with a local user you want to create password reset disk for.
Step 2: Navigate to the Control Panel. and type password reset disk in its search box located in the top-right of the window. Click the Create a password reset disk option.Step 3: When the Forgotten Password Wizard window pops up, you should follow its instructions to create a password reset disk for corresponding local account.
Way 3: Reset Windows 10 local account password with CD disc
When you regret to not make a windows 10 local account password before, i recommend you to make up the mistake by using a famous third-party recovery tool: iSunshare Windows 10 password genius. Just follow my steps. Or you can refer to its official guidelines by clicking the link: Using the iSunshare Windows 10 Password Genius to recover Windows 10 forgotten accounts password.
Step 1: Download and install iSunshare Windows 10 password genius from its official site in an accessible computer. Then choose a CD disc and insert it into the CD burner if you have. By the way, if you don't have installed a CD burner in your computer, you can also choose a USB removable device instead. Then in the iSunshare Windows 10 password genius, you should select the corresponding CD disc as the media and click Begin burning button.
Step 2: Just start the computer for which you want to recover forgotten local account password, the inserted the prepared CD disc into its CD burner and make the computer boot from CD-ROM. If nothing wrong, you can see the under picture. In this picture, you can find that it has listed the operating system in the section labeled with Step1: Select a Windows, then you would find the corresponding users account in the section labeled with Step 2: Select a User. Just click the name of the account you want to recover or reset password for, then click the Reset Password button. Follow its instructions to finish the next steps. Last, click the Reboot button to activate the changes.