How to reset a Windows password with Linux
If you (or someone you know) ever forget your Windows password, you’ll be glad to know about
chntpw, a neat Linux utility that you can use to reset a Windows password. For this how-to, I created a Windows virtual machine and set the password to
pass123 on my user account,
-PC. I also created a Live USB with Fedora 27 using the Fedora Media Writer application.