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You do not need to know the old password to set a new one. It detects and offers to unlock locked or disabled out user accounts!
It works offline, that is, you have to shutdown your computer and boot off a floppydisk or CD. The bootdisk includes stuff to access NTFS partitions and scripts to glue the whole thing together.
The Offline NT Password Editor (c) 1997-2007 Petter Nordahl-Hagen This is free software, licensed under the following: "ntreg" (the registry library) is licensed under the GNU Lesser Public License. See LGPL.txt. "chntpw" (the password reset / registry editor frontend) is licensed under the GNU General Public License, see GPL.txt. See INSTALL.txt for compile/installation instructions. Where more»