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How To Reset Machine License Password on Windows (ARCHIVED)


Modified on: 2020-08-18 16:38:51 +0100

This article is ARCHIVED - This no longer applies to MediaSeal Clients from Release 3.8.0 Build 90 onwards.


Issue


Forgotten machine password or need to reset the MediaSeal "Machine License" password on Windows


Solution


1.      Close Decryptor Tray

2.      Open registry editor (regedit.exe) 

3.      Navigate to HKEY_USERS and click on HKEY_USERS

4.      Click Edit on the Menu and then Click Find

5.      Enter machinelicensepassword then click Find Next

6.      Right click the selected Key and click delete

7.      Close Registry Editor and restart Decryptor Tray

8.      Click Login MachineLicense should prompt to set a new password

 





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