... designed for resetting local Administrators and Users passwords on Windows in case passwords are forgotten or lost. Unlocks locked Accounts & changes Account's attributes.
Release Note: Version 24.0.1 (Jan 24, 2024)
displays all SAM files
registry SAM backup
bootable disk creator
|Windows Application is included
|Active@ LiveCD is included New! Linux-based bootable recovery environment (OpenSUSE & KDE base)
|Active@ LiveCD can boot the latest x64 & x86 UEFI New! Secure Boot systems as well as on old-fashioned BIOS
|Active@ Boot Disk Lite is included Based on WinPE 10 recovery environment (Windows 10) Learn about Active@ Boot Disk Features
|Active@ Boot Disk Lite has advanced features Includes WMI support, Windows Scripting support, and more than 200 additional driver packs to support Network, Mass Storage Devices and USB3
|Universal Bootable Disk Creator New! Allows to create DOS/Windows/Linux bootable disks on different media: CD/DVD/Blu-ray, USB Flash Disk or simply an ISO image file to burn later on
|Fully supports GPT disk partitioning style New!
|Supports security databases detection on multiple partitions and hard disk drives
|Detects and displays all Microsoft Security Databases (SAM)
|Detects and displays all local users and their attributes
|Displays full account information for any local user
|Resets Administrator's password
|Resets local User's password
|Resets "User is Disabled" flag
|Sets "Password Never Expires" flag for User's account
|Ability to disable "Force Smart Card Login"
|Ability to change (set or clear) User's account flags: "User must change password at next logon", "Password never expires", "Account is disabled", "Account is locked out"
|Ability to manage logon time (permitted logon hours) for a local User
|Can run from bootable floppy (DOS), CD/DVD/Blu-ray or USB Flash Disk
|Has a simple Wizard-style user interface
|Supports FAT, exFAT, NTFS, HFS+, Ext2/Ext3/Ext4 file systems
|Supports recovery passwords for Windows 11, 10, 8, 7, Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, 2008, 2012, 2016, 2019, 2022
|Supports large hard disk drives (even greater than 2TB)
|Supports SATA, eSATA, USB, SSD, NVMe, SCSI disks & RAID disk arrays
|Installation package contains a Bootable Disk Creator and a Bootable CD-ROM ISO image
|Features of Active@ Boot Disk:
|Based on WinPE 10
(Microsoft Windows Recovery Environment)
|Allows to work in user-friendly Windows environment. It provides powerful preparation and installation tools for the Microsoft Windows 10 operating system.
|Windows Task Manager
|Monitors applications and services running, system performance and resources
|File Manager (Explore my Computer)
|Copies, moves, deletes files and folders
|Is a text-mode command interpreter that allows you to manage disks, partitions, or volumes from a command prompt or script.
|You use the drvload command to add device drivers, such as audio, video, and motherboard chipsets, to a Windows PE image. You can also use drvload to dynamically load a driver after Windows PE has started.
|The Net command-line tool allows you to manage the local user database, start and stop services, and connect to shared folders.
|Remote Desktop Connection Client
|Runs Microsoft Terminal Client to connect to and work with a network server remotely.
|Map Network Drive
|Connects to a shared network folder and assign a driver letter to the connection so that you can access the folder using My Computer.
|View Network Status
|Displays current IP configuration.
|Release/Renew IP address
|Runs IP Config utility to renew IP address.
|The network configuration tool configures network access. When using Windows PE as a custom deployment tool, you might use Netcfg to manually configure network settings as part of a startup script.
|Easy-to-use and simple web browser
|Active@ Disk Editor
|View and edit disk sectors directly in raw format
|Antivirus Setup Guide
|Antivirus Setup Guide after loading Boot Disk (USB/HDD install)
|Active@ Partition Manager
|Create, delete and format disk partitions with easy to handle GUI application
|Local Registry Search
|Search local disks for Windows installations and display all Registry hives found. Edit found hives with Registry Editor