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Old 04-16-2002, 04:29 PM   #1
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is it possible to change my windows passwords through linux?
 
Old 04-16-2002, 04:44 PM   #2
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What kind of windows passwords?

Windows on the same machine?
Window over the network?

9x password files?
NT Domain password?
 
Old 04-16-2002, 04:50 PM   #3
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Question windows xp

windows xp on the same machine
 
Old 04-16-2002, 04:57 PM   #4
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You have two problems.

(1) XP is supposed to be more secure then previous versions of windows, presumably it has a fairly secure password system.

(2) You would have to write to the hard disk to change the password. From what I hear NTFS write support has a tendancy to trash your file system, especially when it isn't the version of NTFS used by NT 4.0.
 
  


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