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Can't remember password on laptop with win 8.1

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    Can't remember password on laptop with win 8.1


    This pc was misplaced 4 or 5 months ago and now I can't log on. TIA

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    Forever West
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    WinVista, Win7, Win8.1, Win10, Mac OS X 10.10, Linux Mint 17.1


    Where was it misplace to or found at? Is it possible someone else had control of it for awhile? I bought a program called Spotmau PowerSuite, installed and created the bootable CD and can remove Windows passwords [not the BIOS password], it never shows me what the password was but when booting into Windows one can go to Control Panel, Users and create a new one.
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    Yes, a bad character was in my house while I was away....so he could have done as you say .. I have an easeus backup I may be able to use. First I want to investigate the app you mentioned.
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