How to Reset a Lost Windows Password

1. Download the iso
2. Burn to disk (cdburn from toolbox/win resource kit)
3. Boot from  disk
4. Follow the prompts
    a. Semi confusing part at end-
        i. Exclaimation mark (“ ! “) is literally the exit command for the user update loop
        ii. Remember to say ‘Y’ es to write updates back
5. Reboot to normal windows
6. Admin password is now empty string
 
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