Add New Local Admin to windows machine
- Hiren's BootCD PE (hirensbootcd.org)
- Using Hiren's BootCD to Create Admin User Accounts - TurboFuture
This can also be used to disable EDRs and AVs by replacing core exes and dlls used by these solutions
Reset VMWare VM Local Admin Password
- Install chntpw with
- Reset Windows Password With Linux Live CD - OSTechNix - If this blog does not work use the Hiren's VM mentioned above.