SysTools SQL Password Recovery

Tool to Remove & Reset SQL File Password to Open Password Protected Database

  • Reset both Unknown and Empty passwords from SQL file
  • Allows resetting multiple user passwords within SQL Server
  • SQL Server should be installed on machine to recover password
  • SQL Server services should be stopped while loading master.mdf file
  • Recover and reset password of any length or type
  • SQL Server 2008 & below versions are supported by the tool

List of Key Features in SysTools SQL Password Recovery Tool

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Recover SQL Database File Password

SQL Password Recovery tool allows you to recover the password from SQL Server database file and reset it. Once the software resets password, it will be stripped out from the file. Thus, you will no longer need user ID & password to open the SQL database file.

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Reset Multiple User Passwords

Once you load master.mdf file, software will list the entire users created in the respective SQL Server. All the usernames and associated passwords will be displayed as "Unknown" or "Empty". The password will be shown as UNKNOWN when it is encrypted and appears as EMPTY when there is no password set.

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Reset Selective ID & Passwords

As the software loads all usernames and passwords of different user accounts, you can check those user names for which you want to reset passwords. You need to check the boxes even if you want to reset all the user account passwords. Once the reset process has finished, an alert message will be shown of successful password reset.

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Recover Variety of Passwords

The SQL Server may have multiple user accounts and each of them might be having a variety of passwords. SQL Password Recovery tool can recover and reset any type of password and of any length. You can reset multilingual passwords or passwords having special characters in it too.

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Single Panel Graphic Interface

SQL Password Recovery tool is a single panel tool which allows you to perform complete process on a single screen. You don't have to make unnecessary navigations and can reset the password in two easy steps only.

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SQL Server SA Password Recovery

With the application, you are given the opportunity to recover SQL Server SA password. SA or the System Administrator password recovery enables exempt the entire server from password protection, which not only provides access to the DB but also to the server rules.

SQL Password Recovery Tool Screenshots

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Step 1: SQL Password Recovery
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Step 2: Browse Master .mdf File
preview master .mdf file login detail
Step 3: Preview Users Login Detail
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Step 4: Reset master.mdf Password

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Size: 1.35 MB Version: 1.0

Trial Limitations

Trial version of SQL Password Recovery software is allowed to show the preview of user account login ID and password status.

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System Specifications

System Specifications
  • Hard Disk Space: 5 MB of free hard disk space

Application Pre-Requisites

  • SQL Server should be installed
  • SQL Server services should be stopped while running the software
  • If you are using Window 7 or Vista, then please launch the tool as "Run as Administrator" and also disable UAC (User Access control ) file by following given steps:

Go to run ->type msconfig->Under System Configuration click on Tools and search for Change UAC Setting, make it disable and then restart the machine.

Supported Editions

  • Microsoft Windows – 2000, 2003, 2008, XP, Vista, or Windows 7/8/8.1/10, 2008/2012 (32-bit & 64-bit)
  • SQL Server 2008R2 & below versions
Frequently Asked Question
Is SQL Server live environment required for running this software?

Yes, software does require SQL Server environment on which it will be installed. But, ensure that SQL Server services are stopped while running the software.

Does the tool support databases created under SQL Server version 2008?

Yes, software supports SQL databases created in 2000, 2005, 2008 and 2008 R2 versions.

Will I be able to use this application on Windows 10 system?

Yes, you can easily perform password recovery on Windows 10 and its below versions using this tool. The software is a Windows based utility and can be installed on any version of the respective Operating System.

Do I need to backup Master MDF file before using the software?

Yes, it is highly recommended to take back up of original Master MDF file and browse this new copy of Master MDF instead of the original one as software does make changes in the Master MDF file.

Can I remove NDF and LDF file password too?

No, SQL Password Recovery tool removes password only from SQL databases having .mdf extension.

Will I get back the old password or software generates a new one?

SQL Password Recovery tool removes password from the primary database of SQL Server. And afterwards you can login without entering a password.

Can I use this tool to recover corrupted SQL database?

No, the software only removes password from a healthy MDF database. If you want to recover corrupted databases, you can go for SysTools SQL Recovery.

How much time does the software take to remove password?

Software removes password in a very short duration as its response time is too short.

Will this tool automatically detect SQL Server version?

Software will not detect the SQL Server version of your database automatically. However, it will ask you to choose the appropriate SQL Server version under which the database has been created.

Can I also recover SQL Backup file password with this software?

No, It won't help you recover password from SQL BAK file. SQL Password Recovery tool is only meant to recover password from SQL Primary Database (MDF File).

What our Clients Says

I feel very satisfied after using the SQL Password Recovery software, as the tool not only reset SQL server password but also exhibits a highly user friendly interface that make many more users like me to be convenient in using the tool, when the SQL server login password in unavailable owing to various reasons. We share appreciation from our team to the SQL password recovery software designers.

Ursella Whitmore, Holland

Working with SQL Servers is already an intricate task enough to also face the loss of password on top of it! Thanks to your SQL Password Recovery software, in no time the unknown password was removed and database was accessible all over again with no losses.

Brenda Richardson, Sydney
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Add Master .mdf Files
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Preview of user account login ID
Reset Password from Unknown and Empty user A/C
Resets user and administrator passwords
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