Resetting the Password in Toshiba® Qosmio X500
The Toshiba Qosmio X500 laptops are really advanced and known to be gaming laptops because of its superior gaming and entertainment features. The genuine Windows operating system provides many user friendly programs and applications and it can also be used as a portable workstation to do all your office works even while you are on the move. This article describes the various tips to reset password in your Toshiba Qosmio X500 laptop. You might come across situations where you need to reset your system password due to several reasons; these guidelines for password resetting will help you a lot. The most common reason to reset your system password is when you forget your password. Otherwise something must have gone wrong or you might have entered the wrong password more than three times so it might have got locked. There are other chances like your password getting hacked by strangers or a strong virus infection might have changed everything in your system.
- Create a password reset disk
- Password reset tools
- Microsoft Diagnostic and Recovery Toolset
Create a password reset disk
You have an option to create a password reset disk in the Windows 7 and Windows Vista operating systems. But this option is useful only if you have created the disk before you lose the password. To create the password reset disk, go to ‘Control Panel’ from the ‘Start’ button and choose ‘User Accounts’. Then you will have to click and create a password reset link. In the ‘Forgotten Password Wizard Window’, you will be prompted to insert a blank floppy disk. Follow the instructions and give your current password. Click ‘Finish’ and you will create the password reset disk. This can be used whenever you forget your system password.
Password reset tools
There are many password reset tools available to reset the system password. You can download the required tool from the Internet. But it will be better if you choose a tool that has a trial version so that you can check whether it is worthy or not. Some of the commonly used password reset tools might help to reset the password easily by providing simple instructions.
You can also use the Microsoft Password Recovery Toolset to reset the system password in the Toshiba Qosmio X500. The various utilities in this tool will help you to reset your lost password, code number, lost data etc. It is also used to restore the system settings to a previous restore point when the system does not start in safe mode. It also scans the system and removes detected malware and viruses.