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    Winodws 8 Pro With Media Center

    Password reset disk


    why can stander users make a password reset disk can can be used to reset the the administrators or any other users password is there a way i can make so that it only works for the account it made?

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  2. #2


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    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello Philip,

    A password reset disk can only be used to reset the password of the local user account that created it.

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