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How to change a password for user account on Windows server 2008

This text shows you how to change a user password on windows server 2008 (r2). Two options for you.

Net user command to change user password

1. Run command prompt as administator.

2. Type in: Net User user_name password. For example: net user administrator pwd123.

Change password on computer management

1. Right My Computer, choose Manage.

2. Expand System Tools -> Local Users and Groups -> Users, and you will see all user accounts are listed on right panel.

3. Right click a user account, choose "Set Password ...".

4. Input new password on password field and click OK.