Bill Detwiler shows you how to create a Windows password reset disk using a USB flash drive instead of an optical disc or floppy.
For years, IT pros and end users have created Windows password reset disks using CDs, DVDs, and even old-school floppies. But, it's the 21st century and these days there's another option. During this week's TR Dojo episode, I show you how to make a password reset disk on a USB Flash Drive.
Check out the following TR Dojo episodes for more cool things to do with a USB drive:
- Video: Create your own bootable USB flash drive for Windows XP
- Video: Install Windows 7 from a USB flash drive
- Video: Five cool things you can do with a USB flash drive
- Video: Disable USB storage under OS X or Windows
For those who prefer text to video, click the View Transcript link below the video player windows or check out Greg Shultz's' article, "Use a USB Flash Drive to create Windows Password Reset Disk in Windows 7," on which this video is based.
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