How do I change the Administrator password on a Windows 2008 server?

How do I change the Administrator password on a Windows 2008 Server?

.Method 1 – Via the server
  1. Log into the server as an administrator via Remote Desktop.
  2. Click on the Server Manager icon next to the Start Button.
  3. Expand Configuration in the left pane.
  4. Expand Local Users and Groups.
  5. Click on Users.
  6. Right Click on Administrator and select Set Password
  7. A warning will pop up.  Click on Proceed.
  8. Type the new password.
  9. Confirm the new password.
  10. Click OK.
  11. A dialog box will confirm that the password has been set.
  12. Click OK.
  13. Exit the server manager.
  14. Log out and test the password via Remote Desktop.

 

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