Aug 4, 2012

6 Best Free Tools to Recover Windows Password Easily

Not every person who uses windows is tech savvy. Everyone does keep a password for extra security and they do sometimes tend to forget it. The people who do not understand the technology or computer very well cannot easily crack it and will resort to options of either re-installing or re-formatting the entire operating system. But to bring in the knowledge of these people that the password can be very easily recovered without formatting or reinstalling the entire operating system.

There are a lot of password recovery tools available these days. These tools are basically software that can help in very easily cracking or recovering the person incase a person misplaces or looses it due to any reason. These tools provide the best and the fastest way to recover and make safe password. It is also not at all difficult to get these. All you are required to do is to download them from the website. these tools are free to use.

A few days ago, we had cover some best microsoft .net development tools, instant messaging tools, audio editing software for windows, best free windows antivirus and many more. Today we are going to share best free windows password recovery tools/software. Visit this list and select the best one for you. i hope windows users would love to use these tools to recover and keep safe password. Also share your thought in our comment section below.


1) Ophcrack

Ophcrack is a free Windows password cracker based on rainbow tables. It is a very efficient implementation of rainbow tables done by the inventors of the method. It comes with a Graphical User Interface and runs on multiple platforms.

2) LCP soft

Main purpose of LCP program is user account passwords auditing and recovery in Windows NT/2000/XP/2003. General features of this product:

1) Accounts information import:
import from local computer;
import from remote computer;
import from SAM file;
import from .LC file;
import from .LCS file;
import from PwDump file;
import from Sniff file;
2) Passwords recovery:
dictionary attack;
hybrid of dictionary and brute force attacks;
brute force attack;

3) Cain and Abel 

Cain & Abel is a password recovery tool for Microsoft Operating Systems. It allows easy recovery of various kind of passwords by sniffing the network, cracking encrypted passwords using Dictionary, Brute-Force and Cryptanalysis attacks, recording VoIP conversations, decoding scrambled passwords, recovering wireless network keys, revealing password boxes, uncovering cached passwords and analyzing routing protocols.

4) Kon Boot

 The Kon-Boot password hacking tool has to be the easiest, and fastest,free Windows password recovery tool I’ve used. It’s actually a passwordreset tool as many of these programs, like ONTP&RE and PC Login Now, are. 

5) PC Login Now

PCLoginNow  is an easy-to-use tool to reset local administrator and other accounts passwords on Windows system. No need to reinstall the system. It resets Windows passwords and Windows security settings instantly. All version of Windows are completelysupported.

6) John the Ripper password cracker

1 Comment

  • Thanks for this info. The Ophcrack is considered as most popular and easy to use software, one can try it first when need.

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