The Administrator Password of DC………

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Hi, What's the solution if I lost the password of my DC(Win Server 2003)? Thank you. ----- Regards Mahnaz
ASKED: August 21, 2006  9:00 AM
UPDATED: March 30, 2010  4:08 AM

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If you mean the password needed to logon locally when starting in Directory Services Restore Mode, check the following KB article:

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;322672

This will allow you to reset the local admin password prior to booting in dsrm.

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  • Philosophil
    You want to go here and get this program: http://www.lostpassword.com/windows-xp-2000-nt.htm I have used this more than once, and it works like a charm. Hope this helps.
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  • SmallSwallow
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