I forgot my local account password

Christopher Shelly 0 Reputation points
2023-05-01T03:54:35.0333333+00:00

I changed my local account password on Windows 10 home OS: 19045.2913. I forgot the password, and am only able to use the Admin account on my computer, is there any way to change the password, or access the account without deleting it?

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  1. Hebikuzure aka Murachi Akira 5,076 Reputation points MVP
    2023-05-01T07:29:42.3133333+00:00

    Do you added security questions when you set up your local account for Windows 10?

    If so, Follow the instructions on the page below to reset your password.

    https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/change-or-reset-your-windows-password-8271d17c-9f9e-443f-835a-8318c8f68b9c#WindowsVersion=Windows_10

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