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change the local admin password

By ak_cddu31 ·
Hi frnds,

iam having 100 computers, login as domainadmin , i want to change the localadmin password, now iam going to change the password each and every system, it is taking the lot of time, is there any procedure to change the local adminpasswords,plz help us,it is very urgnet

Thanks and regards.

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by HAL 9000 Moderator In reply to change the local admin pa ...

If you are on a domain this may be of some assistance

But as you have only mentioned XP Workstations it's impossible to give any better answer.


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by p.j.hutchison In reply to change the local admin pa ...

What you need is a startup script which can be run when machine is booted up to change the password via GPO If interested, I can email it to you?!

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simple task to reset password via GPO

by thekoez In reply to

you can set a computer startup script GPO that contains this simple command:

NET USER administrator newpassword

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