Besides Windows 7.Windows Server 2008 R2 Operating Systems are the latest and more secured versions from Microsoft.
Windows Server 2008 R2 is a server operating system produced by Microsoft. It was released to manufacturing on July 22, 2009, launched on October 22, 2009. According to the Windows Server Team blog, the retail availability was September 14, 2009. It is built on Windows NT 6.1, the same core operating system used with the end-user oriented Windows 7. It is the first 64-bit only operating system release from Microsoft. Windows Server 2008 R2 is an updated operating system to Windows Server 2008.
For reseting Windows Server 2008 R2 password,I have used several methods,and this method is very easy and 100% worked on 2008 R2 servers. This is very quick, because it clears the administrator password straightaway. There are some products available to find out admin password, which takes lot of time to find.
Windows Password Key is the product you required to reset admin password.This is not free,you must pay $19.95 .But you can get it freely somewhere,You can free download from Lost Windows Password website.
How to reset Windows Server 2008 R2 password with Windows Password Key
1) Login to a computer that can link to Internet. Download windows Password key and install it on that PC. Note that: there is a .ISO file. Burn the .ISO file to a CD or a USB flash drive.
2) Insert the newly created CD/USB drive to the locked computer.
3) Reboot the locked computer and press’F2’or’Delete’to enter your BIOS setup and then followed the process of instructions. Just a few steps, the old password was removed.
4) Setting new password.
We did. It’s very simple and finished in less than two minutes.
Now you can regain access your operating system and create a new administrator password. The best thing of using this method is that you shouldn’t lose any data on your computer. Furthermore, If you can’t find a computer which has a CD/DVD writer or the locked computer have no a CD-ROM, You can burn the ISO image file into a USB flash drive and use the USB flash drive to recover your Windows administrator password.
Try these three methods the next time you have lost Windows administrator password, which you do not need to reinstall Windows system for getting back to Windows by removing lost or forgotten password.