[thelist] Win 2000 Server Password Bypass

David Siedband technique at oceanicsky.com
Thu Dec 30 17:11:42 CST 2004

There is a small (bootable CD/ISO) linux distro called Austrumi that 
you can use for this purpose

type this at the boot prompt
boot: nt_pass

and you'll be in a console utility that you can use to recover/reset 
the administrative password

I've heard that EBCD also does well for this purpose

David Siedband

On Dec 30, 2004, at 1:42 PM, Ron Dorman wrote:

> I am trying to revive an old Win2 server. Still boots fine but I can 
> not remember the admin password. Does anyone know how to reset or 
> bypass to get logged on to this server?
> TIA,
> Ron D.
> -- 

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