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[OT] Re: gateway 2000 solo bypass password

On Fri, Jan 02, 2004 at 11:08:45AM -0500, Paul Morgan wrote:
> On Fri, 02 Jan 2004 08:29:53 -0500, Llsf49 wrote:
> > i have a gateway 2000  solo series rolo icant get pass the password it is 
> > running windows 98 when i first got the laptop my friend accessed a backdoor 
> Debian is a Linux operating system, not a Microsoft Windows one.
Yeah true..

> You don't say whether you are having problems with your Windows
> password or a network password.  I think that you can do this to
> fix it if it is a WIndows password problem:
> Boot up from a floppy.
> Look on your C: drive for the password file and delete it.  The password
> file will be called C:\WINDOWS\{USERNAME}.PWL where {USERNAME} is
> your user name.  Delete it.
> Boot up Windows 98 normally.  It will probably ask you for a new password.

I know it's OT, but I just had to..

With 98, when the password prompt comes up, can't you just hit <ESC> and
go right on in?

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