[CentOS] administering an MS Windows partition under Linux

Keith Keller kkeller at speakeasy.net
Fri Nov 6 21:24:30 UTC 2009

On Fri, Nov 06, 2009 at 01:04:43PM -0700, m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
> The only thing I know is the password cracker, which boots Linux, of
> course, and mounts the Windoze partition, then walks you through resetting
> the password. I *think* it lets you do some other things, *maybe* (it's
> been nearly three years since I needed it) has a tool for the registry.
> I'm having trouble googling it - I'm being prevented by security here.

The name of the CD is ntpasswd.  The web site is here:


It says that it also has a registry editor, but I've never used it
except for resetting (note: not cracking) user passwords.


kkeller at speakeasy.net

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