Originally Posted by thorin
You could likely bruteforce it, though being able to do so would point to an obvious flaw in your password policy. Again you have physical access so why bother with remote desktop?
Not only that, but with physical access just boot off of a livecd that contains password recovery tools, wipe the admin pass then give it one of your own. Challenge done.
You can send me half your bonus since I gave you the clue in to using password recovery tools thanks....