As the most famous Windows operating system of Microsoft, Windows 7 gets a lot of attentions from PC users. Even the latest Windows 10 still can’t replace its market share. Although mobile phone is more and more widely used, we can’t emphasize the importance of personal computer too much. Nowadays, we are accustomed to put everything in our pc. As more and more materials in the Windows, we create a login password in Windows 7. However, as the times by, it is possible for us to forget it. Consequently, in this article we are going to share a free easy way about how to reset Windows 7 password using command prompt with you.

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With the Command Prompt, you are able to monitor all the users in the computer. You just need to type several commands in the keyboard and then the Windows 7 user password will be reset, no matter it is administrator account or other accounts. Now let’s see how to use it as below.

Step 1: Type “Win+R” and then presss “cmd” in the Run command box. After that, just hit enter key to open the Command Prompt. And then press “net user” in the command prompt. Then you can prepare to hit Enter. The Command Prompt will show all the accounts of the Windows 7 computer to you.

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Step 2: Press net user Mike 123(Mike is the name of the locked account and 123 is the new password) and press Enter button. At present, you have built the new password of the locked administrator account.

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Step 3: Type shutdown-r-t 00 and then press Enter.

After that, your Windows 7 PC is going to be rebooted automatically. For a while, you are able to login Windows 7 with the newly password. Well. It is really the easiest free method to those who forgot Windows 7 password.

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