As long as she didnt use file encryption you can bypass the user log-in and access all files. download Simply MEPIS 3.3 here:
> Download MEPIS - LQ ISO Step1
Burn it to CD as an ISO image (ISO is a disk image. for free ISO image burning software): ISO Recorder v3
to burn ISO right click downloaded ISO file and option to burn ISO image will be available with the above software. Nero users will find ISO image burning as program feature, and can add the downloaded file for burning.
Boot from the CD drive, put Linux CD in drive and boot. It will run Simply MEPIS from the CD, but it will not install Step34
Sign in as: root, password: root
This will give you access to the drive and all folders.