How to Reset Asus Laptop Password on Windows 10/7 If You Forgot

June.22, 2017 10:23. Posted by to Tutorials

Asus laptops are always favored by customers due to its size, specifications and price flexibility. Recently Asus even launch laptops with fingerprint and retina scanners to provide your laptop maximum security. Not to mention, you can set up normal passwords on your welcome screen to avoid any kind of suspicious activities.


Password is a good protection from unauthorized access. However, it might also cause inconvenience when you couldn't remember the login password anymore. You already tried to enter all sorts of combinations that you could possibly think of and still couldn't manage to find the correct password. Firstly, you need to understand that this is not the time to trash your computer or reinstall operating system, which will delete all your important documents and files from the computer. Indeed, there are many loopholes in Windows Asus laptops that can be exploited to bypass the password..


In this tutorial, we sugggest two easy ways to help you reset Windows login password without deleting a single file from Asus laptop. In short, you will regain control of your laptop just like before you were locked out.


Method 1: How to Reset Asus Laptop Password with Other Admin Account

Method 2: How to Unlock Password on Asus Laptop with Password Recovery Tool


Method 1: How to Reset Asus Laptop Password with Other Admin Account

If you have set up a separate administrator or guest account on your laptop before getting locked out then you are in for a treat. You can easily use other accounts to unlock the password of main user account . The trick is very simple and straight-forward.


Step 1: Power on your Asus laptop and login to the computer with a different administrator/guest account.


Step 2: Now press Windows Key + R together to launch the run program.


Step 3: Type "compmgmt.msc" to open the computer management window. From the left sidebar, choose "Users and Local Groups" folder and then select "Users" folder to open all the user accounts linked with your laptop.


Step 4:Simply, right-click on the main user account name and click on "Set Password" to reset your current password.


Step 5 : Input a new password and save the changes. Reboot your computer and enter the new password to access your computer normally.


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However, this method only works if you have setup a different administrator account before getting locked. And user account must have administrator privileges or you may receive unexpected errors. In addition, it doesn't work with latest updated Windows 10. The bug was fixed by Microsoft two years ago.


Method 2: How to Reset Password on Asus Laptop with Password Recovery Tool

Another effecive way to recover Windows password is by using third-party recovery software. Most of them comes with a GUI and the password would be reset in minutes by only operating the mouse. In here, we will take Windows Password Recovery as example because it is the easiest one for newbies.


Windows Password Recovery is an astonishing little program to reset your Asus laptop password with a few clicks. It not only works with Asus laptops but also works with over 200 brands of laptops, including HP, Dell, Lenovo, etc. It works with both administrator/ local user accounts and so far has a 95% password recovery rate that can't be beaten compared to any other windows recovery program. It works very quickly and has a nice design to make it much easier to use.


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Step 1: Download, Install and Run Windows Password Recovery

Head on to the official website and download the program on your PC. Open the downloaded file and install the software on your PC like installing any other normal software. Launch the program to initiate making a bootable disk.


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Step 2: Burn Password Reset with USB Stick

Insert a USB flash drive on to the computer and select the flash drive name from the drop-down menu. Click on "Burn USB" to burn all the files from program to the flash drive. When the burning process is finished, take the flash drive and re-insert it on your Asus laptop.


Additional Tip: You can also do the same with CD/DVD as you like.


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Step 3: Change Boot Order on Locked Asus Laptop

To make the password reset disk into effect, you should first let the computer recognize it and later boot from it. However, the default boot device is set to locla hard drive or SSD. To change the boot device to USB, you can do it via quick boot menu or change it in BIOS settings. Now reboot your laptop and press F2 to launch the boot menu options. Finally, select the USB flash drive name and press Enter.


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Step 4: Unlock Asus Laptop with Windows 10/8/7/XP/Vista

Windows Password Recovery will be loaded on the startup screen automatically and from the first option, you will have to select the operating system followed by selecting the main administrator username. Next, click on "Reset Password" to remove the password from your laptop and click on "Reboot". You can now eject the flash drive from the laptop and enter into your system without using any password.


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Windows Password Recovery works with almost all laptop brands and successfully reset password in all locked systems. You can bypass any Windows login screen, including Windows 10, Windows 8, and Windows Vista, Windows XP or any other older version of Windows operating system. Hopefully you were able to reset your Asus laptop password and found this program useful.


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