Windows Vista allows its users to set a password to protect the login account. And for protection of privacy, almost most people would like to set a complicated password. But it would be troublesome when you forgot Windows Vista password. For avoiding such problem, changing your Windows Vista password regularly is a good habit to help keep your PC secure.

Changing your password in Windows Vista is pretty easy. You can change your Windows Vista password by following the easy steps below:

  1. Click on Start and then go to Control Panel.
  2. Click on the User Accounts and Family Safety link.
  3. Click on the User Accounts link.
  4. In the Make changes to your user account area of the User Accounts window, click the Change your password link.
  5. In the first text box, enter your current password.
  6. In the next two text boxes, enter the new password you would like to use. Click the Change password button to confirm your changes.
  7. Close the User Accounts window.

Now that your Windows Vista password has been changed, you must use your new password to log on to Windows Vista from now on. And to avoid forgetting the password, you’d better set a password hint and create a Windows Vista password reset disk, since then, if you have forgotten vista password, you can get vista user password recovery as soon as possible.

If you forgot admin password vista but you didn’t create a password reset disk, how to change the password then? You can resort to windows vista password reset software like Windows Login Recovery, which is specialized in Vista password recovery and you can use this tool to create a password reset CD/DVD or USB drive and change or recover Windows vista password in five minutes.