Active@ Password Changer

Active@ Password Changer 10.0

Overrides and modifies system passwords

Recovering lost or forgotten passwords, or cracking the passwords assigned after an unwanted access is the purpose of this recovery suite. It checks the system for traces of data, supports multiple hard disk drives, detects several SAM databases for the previously installed OSs, etc.

Active Password Changer is a powerful solution designed for resetting local administrator and user passwords in case it is forgotten or lost. With this incredible program, you will never have to re-install and re-configure the operating system when you lose or forget the password. The application features a simple and easy to use user interface, which displays a list of all local users and then you simply have to choose one from that list to reset the password. Moreover, Active Password Changer supports multiple hard disk drives, detects several SAM databases (if multiple OS were installed on one volume) and gives the opportunity to pick the right SAM before starting the password recovery process. Other Windows login security restrictions like 'Logon Hours' , 'Account is disabled', 'Account is locked out', 'Password never expires' and 'User Must Change Password at Next Logon' can all be changed or reset. What is more, you can also log in as a particular user with a blank password. It supports Windows XP, 2000, NT, Windows Server 2003 and Windows Vista. Now there are tow versions available: Professional 3.0 DOS-based edition and Professional 3.5 Windows-based edition, which recovers passwords and account's attributes from Windows environment, and contains Active@ Boot Disk Lite.

Silvana Mansilla
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Review summary


  • Easy to use
  • Simple user interface
  • Great value for its price


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