Find or Reset Windows 10 Local password

  admin, cmd, windows

I am trying to reset and/or find my Windows 10 local password. I setup the local password back in 2016 when I first purchased this computer, set the computer to auto-login and promptly forgot it.

Now I accidently logged out of my online Microsoft account and upon trying to log back in, the computer requests this password which I do not know.

I tried the following

 net user Administrator [Password]

to reset but that didn’t help. I also tried accessing the credentials but Microsoft hides all password information there. Microsoft help says to Delete everything and start over given I don’t have questions/answers setup.

I am logged in, have Admin privileges, and have access to command line.

what step can I take to identify/reset the local password?

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