Password Archive

Recover SA Password on Microsoft SQL Server 2012

If you want to connect to Microsoft SQL Server, but the SA password is successfully forgotten and there is no user with the SQL Administrator rights — don’t worry! If you have local Administrator rights on the Windows operating system, you have the opportunity

How to reset MySQL root password on Linux

It’s a pretty common situation when you lost your MySQL root password. In earlier versions there was a possibility to open my.cnf file and get the password. But in our situation it’s not that easy. Anyway, we can stop MySQL service, then start with

How to Recover Lost or Forgotten Password for MS Access

Hello guys! Today we are going to show you how to recover lost or forgotten password for MS Access database file (*.MDB). There are a lot of tools that can help you to recover lost password, but if you don’t want to risk your

Changing expired password via RDS in Windows Server 2012

This article shows how the remote users can change their expired RDS password themselves through RDP-connection to the Remote Desktop Services (RDS) farm on Windows 2012/2012 R2. Change expired password using RDS Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows 8.1 are enabled using a default authentication mechanism

I Forgot my iPhone Passcode. What Now?

If you’ve forgotten the PIN on your iPhone or iPad and haven’t set up Touch ID, the only thing you can do to regain access to your device is to reset it. Unfortunately, this means losing everything you’ve stored on it, although you can

Password Managers – What They’re Good For And How to Use Them

We all know the “right” way to create and use passwords, but very few of us actually follow the guidelines. It’s important to come up with passwords which are hard (if not impossible) to guess, using lots of characters of different kinds; also, once

Change Password in Office 365 via Powershell

These are instructions on how to manually change a password for an account in 365 via Windows Powershell. This is the only way to set a password specifically to something you want. Otherwise, when you reset a password through the Exchange Admin Center, it

Belkin Bug with a Blank Password saying “Current Password is Invalid”

There seems to be a bug with some of Belkin’s Routers where you have a default blank password, you go to try and change it, and it says “Current Password is Invalid.” Follow the steps below on one way we fixed this. In our

Password Protect your PDF Document with Adobe Acrobat 9 Professional

We get this question a lot from users who already have Adobe Acrobat 9 Professional and are curious about how to password protect their PDF document. Follow the short and easy tutorial below. Protect PDF Document with Adobe Acrobat 9 Step 1 Launch Adobe