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Forgotten password for starting up my home pc

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Forgotten password ***** starting up my home pc
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Microsoft
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

Hi there and welcome

can you tell me please the version of windows you are using on the problem computer?

Thank you

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Windows 10
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

Thank you

Above the password ***** on the computer you will see the username which is either your email address or a local account.

Can you tell me what this is please

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

Thanks

Do you have access to the cell phone ending in 63? If so, what is the last 4 digits of the number?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
0363
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

ok, tell me the code you received on the phone just now via text please

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

thanks

Restart your computer and use the password

richieja16

it should now let you in

Let me know the results please

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It worked
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

yes it would, you use this one from now on

If you would like any additional information or assistance, please do not hesitate to let me know.

And please take a second to rate my service by clicking one of the stars at the top of the screen then submit

Thank you

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thank you
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

your welcome

Let me know if you need anything else and please remember the service rating (the stars at the top of the screen then submit)

thank you

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