I have a problem with Windows accepts only not the connection password.

Original title: why have I lost my windows login password?

Hello
It's strange. Suddenly, I found that my Windows 7 login password is more accepted. Of course I made sure that caps lock is not on, typed correctly, etc. I have made no changes in the system and have had the same connection for more than a year.
I restored it with system restore (good to enter Safe Mode was not easy... topic for another time).
So now I'm back to normal and created a password on a flash drive recovery disk.
But, why or how would it happen?
Very curious.

Thanks a lot for your suggestions.

Jack

If you were able to get in Mode safe without logon then automatic logon mode must have previously been activated.

To find out what happened to your password you could do this:
  1. Log in under your spare admin account.
  2. Click on the globe to start, and then type the three letters cmd into the search box and press ENTER.
  3. Enter the following command and press ENTER:
    NET user 'Jack '.
The command will tell you everything about the account of Jack, for example when the account of the last use and what was his password has changed. This implies, of course, that you have a fully tested alternative admin account. Having one would have saved you perform a system restore, even as having a spare House key removes the need to break a window...

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