Can you unlock your computer if you forgot your password?

Boot your computer and immediately press on the F8 key repeatedly until your computer displays the boot menu. With the arrow keys, choose Safe Mode and press the Enter key. On the home screen click on Administrator. If you have no home screen, type Administrator and leave the password field as blank.

How do I unlock my desktop computer?

How do I unlock a password protected computer Windows 10?

How to Fix It When You’re Locked Out of Windows 10
  1. Reset your Microsoft account’s password. …
  2. Click the Reset Password option found below the password field. …
  3. Have a Windows administrator reset the password. …
  4. Use a Password Reset Disk. …
  5. Reinstall Windows 10.

How do I unlock my HP computer without the password?

How Do You Unlock A HP Laptop If You Forgot the Password?
  1. Use the hidden administrator account.
  2. Use a password reset disk.
  3. Use a Windows installation disk.
  4. Use HP Recovery Manager.
  5. Factory reset your HP laptop.
  6. Contact a local HP store.