I locked my Netbook and forgot my password . What can I do to unlock it?
What is the make and model of your Netbook?
Acer aspire one series
Are you able to log into any other accounts or is this the only account on the netbook.
Press F8 on boot and select the Safe mode, this will enable the Administrator account on the log on screen, of course for safe mode.
Turn the pc off and turn it back on and continuously hit the f8 key until you get to the advanced boot options menu and select safe mode
Select administrator it may or may not be password enabled. let me know if you can log in
Once logged in go to start
Select Control Panel
Go to User accounts
Select your user account and click remove password
Let me know if this helps
It is still stuck on the pw page
The password is blank, just hit enter
Ok it seems the administrator password was changed. are only option is to boot into the recovery partition and restore the computer to its factory defaults which will wipe your computer to the way it was when you bought it. IS there any data on it that you need?
To enter the recovery partition. power down your laptop and restart it and immediately after restarting it hit the ALT F10 keys continuously until you boot into the recovery partition. from here you can restore the Netbook.
After I hit enter, what to do next?