Forgetting your password can be very annoying, but when you always had a convenient password reset disk, this problem could be totally solved. In this article, we will guide you through the whole procedure to generate and use a Windows 10 password reset disk or USB.

Windows 10 Password Reset Media

To generate and use a Windows 10 Password Reset Disk or USB, follow this procedure step by step.

Connect a USB to the laptop/ PC. Then click the Search button. Type Control Panel in the search bar and choose the Control Panel option as the following image is showing.

As soon as you will select the Control Panel option, the following screen will appear.

Select User Accounts option from the Control Panel screen as highlighted in the above image. As you will choose the User Account option, the following screen will appear.

Click the Create a password reset disk option from the left side of the screen as highlighted in the above image. As you will click this option, the following dialogue box will appear.

Click the Next button as highlighted in the above image. As you will click the Next button, the following screen will appear.

Connected USB will be already selected. Click the Next button as highlighted in the above image. Enter the current user account password and click the Next button as the following image is showing. As you will click the Next button, the following screen will appear.

Again click the Next button as highlighted in the above image. As soon as you will click the Next button the following screen will appear.

Now click the Finish button and you are done.

Conclusion

By following this procedure you will be able to generate and use a Windows 10 Password Reset Disk or USB.

How to create and use a Windows 10 Password Reset Disk or USB
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Karim Buzdar

About the Author: Karim Buzdar holds a degree in telecommunication engineering and holds several sysadmin certifications. As an IT engineer and technical author, he writes for various web sites. He blogs at LinuxWays.

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