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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.

 

 

Thanks. Is there only one way left? reset password.
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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