Home > Products > Windows Passwords > Reset Windows Password > Booting from RWP disk
Booting RWP from CD, DVD or USB drive
25.04.2017
Reset Windows Password v7.1.0
RWP now can create new SAM user accounts and supports for Win 10 Creators Update
29.03.2017
Wireless Password Recovery v4.0.3
Some problems and bugs were fixed
17.03.2017
Windows Password Recovery 11.2
Some improvements and speed optimization
27.01.2017
Wireless Password Recovery v4.0
This version can recover multiple handshakes simultaneously almost without speed loss

Articles and video

You may find it helpful to read our articles on Windows security and password recovery examples. Video section contains a number of movies about our programs in action

Booting RWP from CD, DVD or USB drive

 

Entering BIOS settings
Restart your computer. Press the Del key to enter the BIOS menu. Some versions of BIOS use other hotkeys; those could be F2, F10, F11, ESC, etc. The hint is normally displayed at the bottom of the boot screen.



Change boot order
Enter the BIOS boot menu. Edit it to make the CD or USB with the Reset Windows Password first on the list. Can't get into BIOS? Read this page.



Save BIOS settings
Make sure to have saved the changes and then reboot the computer.



Hit any key
If everything's gone smoothly, you'll see the following textual message: Press any key to boot from CD or DVD. You should hit any key within 5 seconds to load Reset Windows Password. Otherwise your old OS will started.



RWP welcome screen
Reset Windows Password has been successfully loaded and ready to use.