Active@ Password Changer version history. LSoft Technologies

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Active@ Password Changer
Version History

Active@ Password Changer is a useful utility which helps in changing forgotten administrator system password and allowing access.

Last update: Active@ Password Changer 8

March 31, 2017

  • Introduced 64-bit executable for x64 platforms, still supplied 32-bit for x86 platforms
  • User interface is improved and adopted for monitors having large resolutions (HiDPI)
  • Registry (SAM) backup can be created before Account’s password being reset
  • Registry (SAM) backup can be restored, reverting the system back to the original state
  • Professional packages: Active@ Boot Disk now boots UEFI secure boot systems and legacy BIOS
  • Ultimate package: the latest Active@ Boot Disk (64-bit) and Active@ LiveCD (64-bit) included
Version Date Changes
8.0 03/31/2017
  • Minor improvements and bug fixes
  • High DPI display resolutions support improved
  • Recovery of passwords located on a new ReFS file system now supported
  • Added software updates module available for the registered software
  • New security based on software registration and activation
  • Ultimate package: the latest Active@ Boot Disk (64-bit) and Active@ LiveCD (64-bit)
7.0 03/18/2016
  • Introduced 64-bit executable for x64 platforms, still supplied 32-bit for x86 platforms
  • User interface is improved and adopted for monitors having large resolutions (HiDPI)
  • Registry (SAM) backup can be created before Account’s password being reset
  • Registry (SAM) backup can be restored, reverting the system back to the original state
  • Professional packages: Active@ Boot Disk now boots UEFI secure boot systems and legacy BIOS
  • Ultimate package: the latest Active@ Boot Disk (64-bit) and Active@ LiveCD (64-bit) included
6.0 06/24/2014
  • New interface design, stretchable dialogs
  • Added support for GPT disk partitioning style
  • Added option to locate SAM registry file manually
  • Enhanced universal Boot Disk Creator
  • New Ultimate package beyond professional features includes linux-based Active@ LiveCD
  • Professional version - Active@ Boot Disk Lite improved:
    • New drivers for Network, Mass Storage, USB3
    • Default video resolution selection improved
    • Browser is updated to the latest Opera 12
5.0 03/05/2013 Universal Boot Disk Creator
  • Disk locking improved
  • More detailed error messages
  • Latest Active@ Boot Disk Lite utilities
  • Included PDF Documentation
  • New lightweight installer
Professional version:
  • Customizable Boot Disk
  • Pre-configured Network & Security added
  • Added WMI & Scripting support to WinPE
  • Latest Driver's Pack for Network, Mass Storage & USB3
4.0 04/26/2011
  • Support for large HDDs
  • Improved SAM scan algorithms
  • Minor GUI improvements
  • WinPE 3.1 (Windows 7 SP1) based boot disk
3.5 03/08/2007
  • Windows Application
  • Professional package
  • WinPE based boot disk
3.0 08/26/2005
  • Increased scanning speed
  • Improved SAM processing
  • Optimized DOS Boot Disk
2.0 03/31/2012
  • Active@ File Recovery 9.0
  • Active@ KillDisk 6.0
5.5.1 11/07/2004
  • Tiny DOS application
  • Scanning FAT & NTFS volumes
  • Resets passwords on NT-based platforms