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how do i reset my login password XXXXX my toshiba satellite L455D-S5976

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how do i reset my login password XXXXX my toshiba satellite L455D-S5976 Laptop
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Viet - Computer Tech replied 5 years ago.
Hi, and thanks for using

Did you forget the password?

Is this Windows password or BIOS/Setup password?

Does it have windows xp, vista, or 7?

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
it only has a login administrator password the bios password is not setup and my computer is running windows 7 home premium 32-bit series
Expert:  Viet - Computer Tech replied 5 years ago.

You can click here to download and extract the windows password recovery program file, then burn the extracted .ISO file as an image to a blank CD (use the Imgburn burning program if needed). Then you can boot the CD disk from the CD/DVD drive and follow the steps to reset the windows password; you can click here for more details.


But it can be complicated; it's easier resetting the computer to factory settings: turn off the toshiba laptop, then press & keep holding the key 0 (zero) and turn on the laptop until a system recovery menu appears.


If that does not work, do you have the windows 7 / recovery disk? Thank you.