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  1. Joined : Aug 2016
    Posts : 13
       13 Aug 2016 #21

    So can u boot it like that
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  2. Joined : Feb 2015
    Bamberg Germany
    Posts : 12,891
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit 14393 Multiprocessor Free
       14 Aug 2016 #22

    alphanumeric said: View Post
    If I was asked to fix that PC I would Boot from my install media, delete all partitions, and install windows to the unallocated space. Who knows what has been done/installed on that PC. Even if you manage to get back in, I wouldn't trust doing anything online with it. It almost certainly has a key logger on it. I would change all your online passwords, from a different PC, especially bank site logins.
    Good advice @alphanumeric
    If she can't sign in to Windows anymore, Nuke & Reinstall.
    I'm just glad for her it isn't the BIOS password thing(from her wording "startup password" instead of "login password" two very different animals)
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  3. Joined : Dec 2013
    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Posts : 8,194
    Windows 10 IoT
       14 Aug 2016 #23

    jessicabradley2 said: View Post
    So can u boot it like that
    If your just locked out of Windows, yes, you can just change the BIOS Boot order so it boots from your install media. Then you do a clean install of Windows and erase everything that's there now.
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