Passware Windows Key Basic creates a password reset CD or USB Flash Drive that works during the boot process and instantly resets Administrator or other account passwords and Windows security settings that prevent you from logging in.

  • 100% recovery rate
  • All passwords are reset instantly
  • Windows 10, Windows 8, Vista, Vista SP1 supported
  • All Windows Workstations supported
  • Resets passwords with a bootable CD-ROM or USB drive
  • Burns a password reset CD
  • Resets local Admin passwords, including Live ID Accounts
  • Resets local policy settings
  • Resets secure boot options: startup password or startup key disk
  • Displays account properties
  • Supports all Service Packs
  • Supports RAID/SCSI/SATA drives
  • 100% money-back guarantee
  • Windows Key Basic
  • Immediate delivery for online orders
  • 30-day money-back guarantee

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Passware Windows Key Editions

Features Windows Key
Windows Key
Resets Local Admin password
Resets other local account passwords, including Live ID
Resets Domain Administrator password
Records a password reset CD or USB drive
Fully supports Windows workstations (including 10, 8, 7, Vista, XP, and Windows Tablet PC Edition)
Fully supports Windows Servers (including 2016, 2013, etc.)


Volume licensing


System Requirements

  • Windows Setup CD or ISO image is required to make a Windows Key password reset CD or USB drive. If you do not have a Windows Setup CD, you can request a Windows Key ISO download.