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How to know my password when change password with "net user xxx " no quotes and "/add"

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system: windows server 2012.

command: net user admin abcd@efg.

environment: Powershell.

After I changed my password, I cannot sign in my system.  How to know my password now?

Thanks.

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/previous-versions/windows/it-pro/windows-server-2012-R2-and-2012/cc...

https://shulerent.com/2015/08/20/windows-net-user-add-password-with-special-characters/

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Try logging on with another account that has local admin rights so you can reset it to something you know.

 

 

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Thanks. Is there only one way left? reset password.
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Best Response confirmed by questionre (New Contributor)
Solution

There are many password crack tools on internet you can search out so yes there are other methods.

 

 

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You're welcome, please don't forget to mark helpful replies.