Windows 8 and 8.1 Forums

Password Problem

  1. #1

    Posts : 1
    windows 8

    Password Problem

    hey guys,
    i am running windows 8 from some time now, but some weeks ago i lost the powercable of the computer and didn't have any way to use my computer. when yesterday i finally got it back the password of my windows 8 randomly changed , i tried with the real password i entered when i first got windows 8 but that didn't work. every time i try to log in it sais : "the PC is offline. try to enter the last password used on this PC" i tried any password that it could be but none works
    please help i will need the compuer real soon
    thanks for helping

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2

    Posts : 22,582
    64-bit Windows 10

    Hello Zalliesify, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    Is this for a Microsoft account?

    If so, make sure that you have the computer connected to the internet, and try entering your password again.

    If you still get this error, then you can use the tutorial below to reset your Microsoft account password online at Microsoft on any computer. It may take a bit before the password is updated after you confirm it from the email sent to you from Microsoft.

    Microsoft Account Password - Change or Reset in Windows 8

    Hope this helps,
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Password Problem
Related Threads
I can't login to the App Store, getting "sorry, there was a problem signing you in" as an error message. A couple days ago I changed my Microsoft account password and then had problems with malware. To correct my malware problem I restored from a couple weeks ago and ran MalwareBytes to find and...
I will give you a little bit of the low down to start with, we have recently purchased 20 Asus T100t tablets for our workplace users, they all came with the pre-loaded windows 8.1 installed however as this was only the standard version, one of our technicians set these all up and then upgraded them...
Password problem in User Accounts and Family Safety
Hi guys , I have a problem with my windows 8. In my absence one of my friend tried to login in windows and entered wrong image password gestures. Now windows required my hotmail login password for login. But i forgot my hotmail password as well as at that time i have no internet connection on my...
Solved Picture password problem in User Accounts and Family Safety
I was creating a picture password and it went through all the steps and it showed "There was a failure during the enrollment process" What should I do? Sfc scannow did not find any integrity violations
Administrator problem - password required in User Accounts and Family Safety
I mistakenly changed my Windows 8 status from Administrator to standard. Now I need to get it back - there are no other users on my computer. Any help would be appreciated.
Solved New Win8 computer but have a password problem in User Accounts and Family Safety
I am using a brand new HP Pavilion PC direct from HP. I set it up OK out of the box, using my Hotmail password and had no problems for 2 days until now, when I get: You cannot sign in to your PC right now. Go to to fix this problem, or try the last password you used on this PC'. ...
In "Power Options/System Settings" I've set/checked "Don't require a password." Yet after it is awaken with a mouse move or keyboard click it takes me to the Log-On Screen where I once again have to enter my password. An aside...I am using Office 365 and my MS Account is one of those...
Eight Forums Android App Eight Forums IOS App Follow us on Facebook