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Q: Reset bios password

Is there a way I can reset bios password of my Probook 755 G3?

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How I ResetHP 15 ac156tx bios password Reset













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A:How I Reset ac156tx bios password reset

Hi, At the password screen, hit enter 3 times and you should receive a 'halt code' - post back with this code. Regards, DP-K

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Trying to reset the password on and old C400, it is asking for primary or administrator password. I have no idea what to put in there, and can't see if  the computer will function at all!  Any help would be greatly appreciated!  Thanks! 

A:Need the reset for password on Latitude C400, bios revision A06, original password.?

You'll need to call Dell with verification of ownership -- it may not be worth it though, since the call will cost about $60, which is probably about six times more than the entire system is worth.
The other option is to replace the mainboard - which is probably well under $60.

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Hello, There is a password for the BIOS settings and I am wondering if anyone knows how I would reset this or of a default one. A guy I know mentioned he saw on here someone said to move a jumper over but he didn't find one that said clear or password This link: http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Operating-Systems-and-Recovery/How-can-I-reset-the-Setup-BIOS-p... Here are the pictures he took: http://imgur.com/a/wZU7b 

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Hello, guys...
Is there such program which decodes or reset the bios password of a Laptop
My laptop in an old Acer Aspire 4715z

I've tried removing the CMOS
But found no jumper. I was suprised that after resetting the CMOS only the Date and Time reset.

I'll be waiting for your replies..
Thanks.

A:BIOS Decoder or BIOS password reset tool

I am sorry, but we cannot help youPer forum rulesNo subject matter will be allowed whose purpose is to defeat existing copyright or security measures. If a user persists and/or the activity is obviously illegal the staff reserves the right to remove such content and/or ban the user. This would also mean encouraging the use or continued use of pirated software is not permitted, and subject to the same consequences.

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Hello,Does anyone know how to reset the BIOS password on the ELITBOOK 8760w, i have lose my password & when i would like to enable the virtualisation mode i can't enter to bios administration Note; i have a new version of BIOS Thanks for your time

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hi, i have one machine from user and he lost the Administrator Bios password kindly help me to reset the Bios password HP Elite Book 8450W thnx 











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A:How to Reset the BIOS password

Hi, Unfortunately,  business machines such as Probooks or Elitebooks have more stringent security than consumer models - they don't produce 'halt codes', the password cannot be derived from the Serial No. and the code is stored in non-volatile memory so removing the RTC cell will not reset the password in this case. If you Contact HP Business support they may be able to send you a customised SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password. Regards, DP-K

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A:bios password reset hp 110

Hi, Enter   e9lo7xu0av    ( 3rd character is a lower case L and the 8th is Zero ) Regards, DP-K

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Hello, Could I please have the reset code? 52086805 Could you also please tell me what the default code is?  I have never set a bios password on this computer and have only noticed this now as I need to reinstall the wifi module which requires defaulting the bios.  Thanks in advance thatrat1

A:BIOS PASSWORD RESET PLEASE

@thatrat1? Enter   43984221

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I bought a used HP Elitebook 2570p from an Ebay seller, but this has the BIOS administrator password set. Is there any way to remove the password, or reset the BIOS? I've tried a couple of tools I found on the internet, which didn't work (didn't brick anything either) and the vendor says they don't have the password. They'll take it back, but I'd like to get it to work if I can. I have the SKU, serial an UUID. Thanks

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bios a ?ifre koyduktan sonra unuttum ve intel vt ayar?n? etkinle?tirmem gerek bios pilini ç?karmadan backdoor ?ifre varm?
nas?l çözebilirim
 
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Google translate from Turkish:
After I set the password to bios, I forget it and I need to activate the intel vt setting. Do I have a backdoor password without removing the bios battery?

how can i solve
 

A:Reset BIOS password

There is no backdoor password.  Removing CMOS battery does not help and will make it worse.  The only choices are to remember the password or to replace the motherboard.

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I need help to reset my password on my BIOS... I get an error code: Key: 91522664 Any help would be great... Thanks in advance

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I have a Laptop with a startup password that I need to remove. After putting the wrong password in 3 times I get a system disabled code (50626560). Serial#CND5193TZ6. Can anyone help? Thank youWayne 











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A:Need to reset a BIOS password.

Hi, Enter    45784566 Regards, DP-K

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I entered the hard drive password wrong. And now i can't have access to the windows. Also the bios setup is asking for a "SYSTEM PASSWORD",which i never applied. Please help. 

A:How to reset the bios password

Good day and welcome to the community.Sorry you're having trouble.
The only way to remove a BIOS password is to know it and use it where prompted. There is no "reset". If you don't know the supervisor/admin password, or can't get it from someone who might've set it, the only option is to replace the system board. Also, if you don't know the correct hard drive password, then the drive is unusable. There are no backdoors.Regards.

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Hello, i need help to reset bios password on Acer Aspire V3-731. I want say that i already remove it cmos battery for few minutes and this not help. 

A:Bios password reset V3-731

Hello, i need help to reset bios password on Acer Aspire V3-731. I want say that i already remove it cmos battery for few minutes and this not help. 

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Hello there, kindly advice on how to reset a bios password. my Laptop is HP ELITEBOOK 6930P.  Thank you

A:Bios password reset

@Samuel11 Contact HP and they should be able to send you a customized SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password.  http://welcome.hp.com/country/w1/en/contact_us.html When talking to the HP rep ask them to escalate your service request. Or download these files. https://www.dropbox.com/sh/zu4kdgxm052l87d/AAAMi-kfX4AVH8oTCbsOM4X9a?dl=0 Insert clean USB flash drive. Then run USB Image tool. Choose the flash drive then click on RESTORE. After restore remove flash drive. Insert flash drive into locked laptop and boot. ?If an HDD is installed remove before booting.? At C:\OUTPUT   type CD..   ?Then hit enter? Type HPBR   ?Then hit enter? First thing is to save your settings. Select #3 re-program. Press ?S? to save system information. Type HPBR and hit enter. Select   ?FIRST RUN? Then select model. After reboot repeat same as above but this time SELECT ?SECOND RUN? If you cannot boot from USB flash drive use the Image tool to build a HDD. Then use the drive to boot the program on the locked laptop. REO I must inform you that these services are not endorsed by HP, and that HP is not responsible for any damage that may arise to your system by using these services. Please be aware that you do this at your own risk.

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how do i reset the rom bios password for hp pavilion s5623w?? ive watched several videos and have removed the battery but i cant find the jumper switch they talk about in the video....???  

A:how do i reset the rom bios password?

 Hi, http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c01701270 Clearing the BIOS passwordThe BIOS password is used to protect BIOS settings from unwanted changes. If you have forgotten your password you may disable password checking.To erase the BIOS password follow these steps:Turn OFF the computer and unplug the power cord.Locate the jumper labeled Clear P.W. The jumper is found at the lower right edge of the motherboard.Move the jumper on jumper Clear P.W. to pins 1-2.Plug the power cord and turn ON the computer.Hold down the F10 key during the startup process and enter BIOS setup to change or clear the password.After changing or clearing the BIOS passwords, remember to reset the jumper to pins 2-3.

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Hi, I have an HP Elitebook 8560p that i cannot access BIOS setup asking for admin password, forgot the password, can you kindly assist me. How can i reset the password. Thank you.

A:How To Reset BIOS Password

Dear Customer, Welcome to HP Support Forum and we are glad to assist you. This is to inform you that all HP Business Notebooks such as Probooks  or Elitebooks have more stringent security than consumer models infact they don't produce 'halt codes', the password cannot be derived from the Serial Number and thecode is stored in non-volatile memory so removing the RTC cell will not reset the password in this case. Please have a look at this link. http://forums.mydigitallife.info/threads/49497-HP-Probook-Elitebook-BIOS-Password-Reset-Utility Replace the BIOS chiphttp://www.ebay.com/itm/HP-Elitebook-8470p-8470w-8570p-8570w-8770w-Programmed-Bios-Chip-No-Password-... Please Contact HP Business Notebook support they should be able to send you a customized SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password. Hope this helps, for any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again  **Click the White Thumbs Up Button on the right to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem. Thank You,GBL84I am not an HP Employee

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Greetings all, I hope someone can help.  I bought a used laptop and the bios is locked with a power on password.  The system code is [ i 67919394] for a HP Stream 14-ax022nr. Any assistance would be appreciated. Thanks, Mike.

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I have hp compac 2230s, I want to reset bios password, please I need ur help

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How to reset bios passwords on this model? Im' not getting a "code" after trying 3 times, just F7 and then cannot get the 3 words correct. 

A:bios password reset

Dear Customer, Welcome to HP Support Forum and we are glad to assist you. This is to inform you that all HP Business Notebooks such as Probooks  or Elitebooks have more stringent security than consumer models infact they don't produce 'halt codes', the password cannot be derived from the Serial Number and the code is stored in non-volatile memory so removing the RTC cell will not reset the password in this case. Please have a look at this link. http://forums.mydigitallife.info/threads/49497-HP-Probook-Elitebook-BIOS-Password-Reset-Utility Please Contact HP Business Notebook support they should be able to send you a customized SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password. Hope this helps, for any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again  **Click the White Thumbs Up Button on the right to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem. Thank You,K N R K

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We can't remember the BIOS password we set for our laptop since we haven't used it in a while. I'm just looking for some help resetting or removing itThe code we get when failing 3 times is77485897










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A:Want to reset BIOS password

 When prompted for password try 68583219 This should clear any passwords.If not enter BIOS and reset/change it. Use the code as old password and leave new password blank. Save & Exit

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I have a Dell Inspiron E1505, the hard drive crashed on it and I bought a new one and was going to install a new operating system on it. When I inserted the Windows 7 disk I find out it won't boot from the cd drive. I go into bios to change the setting and there's a system admin password that I didn't know about or don't remember that's keeping me from changing any bios settings. I've researched and tried everything, is there anything I can do to bypass this password so I can boot from the cd drive?
 

A:Bios Password Reset

Nope. May want to re-read the rules page at https://forums.techguy.org/help/rules/
Bypassing Passwords (read more)
Please do not ask for assistance with (or ways to bypass) a forgotten or unknown password, personal identification number (PIN) or any other type of access code that may be required on a computer, mobile device or web site. As there is no way to verify the actual situation or intent, no assistance will be provided and any such threads will be closed.
As a result, I'm going to have to close this up. Thanks for understanding.

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Hi I have a "System Disabled" code on my g6 that is [90454491 ] any help would be greatly appreciated. Thank You Thank You

A:Reset Bios Password

Try entering the following unlock code: 25532417

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i need help removing the bios password bc i need to make sure my ssd is on a certain mode

A:Bios Password Reset

Hello @Laytonl98  Welcome to the HP Support forum. Thank you for posting. Most business class notebooks (including yours Probook and Elitebook) have better security. They cannot be reset in the forum.You will have to contact HP Support for business  for assistance on removing the password. Here is how >> http://www8.hp.com/us/en/contact-hp/ww-phone-assist.html>> http://www8.hp.com/us/en/contact-hp/business-support.html HP Business support should collect some data and then it will be able to send you a customised SMC.bin file and instructions which you can use  to reset the password. Note that it may take a couple of days for the process to be fully completed.  Hope this helps. Let me know if you face any issues. Don't hesitate to post again.

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product - J4S67EA#BH5
 
when i go to bios there are two options password and finger-print but through finger-print i cant access the option to reset my bios password and i dont remember the bios password. please tell me something so i can reset my bios password.

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please help cnu937dv37 thank you

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Hello, would someone help me with BIOS password reset? I already tried removing BIOS battery, CMOS Jumper and also CMOS PWD, but nothing didnt reset password (removing battery only reseted password). And if it would help my version of BIOS is: J01 v02.28If someone know what i should do please answer. Thanks.

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I reset the bios by unplugging battery, but the password still remains.When I enter the BIOS password incorrectly 4 times the system is locked, but I'm not given any numbers or keys.I have an Elitebook 820 laptop. Please help anyone!

A:Cannot reset BIOS password

Hi, Unfortunately,  business machines such as Probooks or Elitebooks have more stringent security than consumer models - they don't produce 'halt codes', the password cannot be derived from the Serial No. and the code is stored in non-volatile memory so removing the RTC cell will not reset the password in this case. If you Contact HP Business support they should be able to send you a customised SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password. Regards, DP-K

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Trying to fix an Aspire E1-531.
 
BIOS previously had password set - which I KNEW.
 
Tried disabling BIOS password by entering current password then pressing [Enter] as 'new password' and 'confirm password'
 
BIOS is still password protected - and it now won't accept EITHER password.
 
Help!
 
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A:Cannot reset BIOS password??

so... I finally managed to reset the CMOS and thus disabled the BIOS password. HOWEVER Now I have no options to set a new password...













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I have a Dell xps m140 that I have forgotten the bios password to, I tried removing CMOS and now I get a black screen that says invalid configuration use setup but nothing is working. #181XT91-595B this is the code I'm getting on login screen. Your help will be appreciated, thank you.

A:Bios Password Reset

GLAMMA0216,
You will need to contact Dell Support by phone for resetting the bios password. They will verify ownership and then provide information for resetting the bios password or clearing it.
Dell Support Services

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Hi, as object, I lost the bios password and wanted to know if there is a way to reset it.Thank you.

A:Reset Bios Password

Hi, Unfortunately,  business machines such as Probooks or Elitebooks have more stringent security than consumer models - they don't produce 'halt codes', the password cannot be derived from the Serial No. and the code is stored in non-volatile memory so removing the RTC cell will not reset the password in this case. If you Contact HP Business support they should be able to send you a customised SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password. Regards, DP-K

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Hi my laptop is asking for admin password on startup.  My code is 59395826











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@Gerard_Scullion? Enter    46093208 Regards, DP-K

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Hi recently brought an hp elitebook revolve g3, and want to install windows 7 but has a admin bios password on everything. can anyone help please!!

A:Bios password or reset

Hi @werkstation  Welcome to the HP Support forum. Thank you for posting. Elitebook is a commerical/business class PC. Most business class notebooks (including yours Elitebook and Probook) have better/stronger security and they do not produce easy to crack hashes. BIOS password cannot be removed here in the forum - you will have to contact HP Business Support for assistance on removing the password. Here is how:>> http://www8.hp.com/us/en/contact-hp/ww-phone-assist.html>> http://www8.hp.com/us/en/contact-hp/business-support.html Contact HP and ask for SMC.bin file. HP Business support should be able to send you a customised file and instructions which you can use  to reset the password. Note that assistance for such issues is usually free of charge for HP business class computers.  Hope this helps. Please, mark the post as a solution if it helped. Let me know if you face any difficulties. 

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To remove the BIOS passwords you need to short the 2 contacts marked RTC RESET. Remove the memory cover. Look for the 2 contacts between wireless card and memory.   Remove main battery and AC. Use a small flathead screwdriver to short the 2 contacts. Passwords are gone. If STRINGENT SECURITY is enabled this will NOT work. Let us know if it works for you. REO  I must inform you that these services are not endorsed by HP, and that HP is not responsible for any damage that may arise to your system by using these services. Please be aware that you do this at your own risk.

A:HP 530 BIOS password reset.

Used an x-acto knife because the blade is thinner than on a screwdriver. When attempted to short with the screwdriver, the short did not happen because the spacing is extremely small. Accepted as Solution.

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Hi guys, I don´t know if this thread is in right place, if it is not mods can move it.I need to know how to reset password for bios for HP ProBook 4320s.

A:How to reset bios password

@Spaha? I could not find one in the warehouse so I could not test this. Contact HP and they should be able to send you a customized SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password.  http://welcome.hp.com/country/w1/en/contact_us.html When talking to the HP rep ask them to escalate your service request. Or download these files. https://www.dropbox.com/sh/zu4kdgxm052l87d/AAAMi-kfX4AVH8oTCbsOM4X9a?dl=0 Insert clean USB flash drive. Then run USB Image tool. Choose the flash drive then click on RESTORE. After restore remove flash drive. Insert flash drive into locked laptop and boot. ?If HDD is installed remove before booting.? At C:\OUTPUT   type CD.. ?Then hit enter? Type HPBR   ?Then hit enter? First thing is to save your settings. Select #3 re-program. Press ?S? to save system information. Type HPBR and hit enter. Since your model is not listed select ?SHOTGUN.? After reboot repeat ?SHOTGUN? a second time. Let me know the result so I can update my list. Some instructions here. ?If you cannot boot from USB there are instructions to make a bootable HDD.? http://mazzifsoftware.blogspot.com/2014/01/hp-bios??-unlock-for-dos.html More help here.http://forums.mydigitallife.info/threads/49497-HP-Probook-Elitebook-BIOS-Password-Reset-Utility?s=ad... REO I must inform you that these services a... Read more

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I created an a BIOS account on my HP ProBook 450 G2 and after restarting I have been unable to login using the same password I created it with. When powered on it will ask "Enter Password" and I will enter the password, then it will ask "Enter Password Again" and I'll do so, then again it asks "Enter Password Again" and I enter. After this it takes me to a page that says "On-Screen Keyboard" and I enter my password using the onscreen keyboard. Then it displays the Authentication Failed page saying System Locked. Press the power button to restart the system. How can I solve this problem? Your help will be highly appreciated.

A:Reset BIOS password

Is there a lockout code? Normally that is shown on HP notebooks after three incorrect entries of a BIOS admin password. It should be numeric.

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If I enter an incorrect password, "62824413" code comes up. What is the bypass BIOS password knowing this Mark Davis













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Hi MarkTry: 73782435RegardsVisruth

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HiI have a HP Pavilion 13-a013cl laptop that I am locked out of because of the BIOS password. The error code is 84082688. Thanks in advance for the help! Chad

A:BIOS password reset

@digitaldoc Enter   31980208

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Comes up with system disabled 07926 the s/n is CNF7510ZJV. ANYTHING I CAN DO?

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I have an HP G72 Notebook that I had bought from an aquaintance, and the admin password is needed to adjust settings in the bios (I want to denable fn key feature so that I can just hit my F keys and have them, well, be F keys.) Anywho, I don't have the admin password that's needed, and I was wondering if someone would be oh, so kind as to inform as to how to reset it with removing the CMOS battery as a last resort. Original Os : Windows 8.1New one : Windows 10 The error code reading out when type in the wrong password three times is 91291322. Any help would be my appreciated!











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@blixit? Enter    24199904 Regards, DP-K

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After 3 incorrect attempts, I get this code: 50855936

A:HP 250 G3 BIOS Password Reset

@DavidB314 Please try:    45733318 This may work. Regards.

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Hi, I set a BIOS password for my sister laptop a couple of years ago when I bought it and now I need to change some options and I don't remember it. The code shown after three unsuccessful attemps to log-in is: 67698689. Thanks!

A:Reset BIOS password

@martinc7 Enter   78790209

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I forgot my BIOS Password  code:90447425 Thanks LousyBowler

A:Need to reset BIOS Password

@LousyBowler Enter   25525401

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pls help, need bios password for hp compaq A900code : 62923779Thanks

A:bios password reset

Hi: Restart the PC and enter this unlock passcode... 73681379

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Hello,
 
How can i retrieve or reset my BIOS password. 
 
MOdel - EliteBook 8460p
Serial # [Personal Information Removed]
 
thanks much. 

A:BIOS Password reset

@Jassboy4u? Contact HP and they should be able to send you a customized SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password.  http://welcome.hp.com/country/w1/en/contact_us.html When talking to the HP rep ask them to escalate your service request. Or download these files. https://www.dropbox.com/sh/zu4kdgxm052l87d/AAAMi-kfX4AVH8oTCbsOM4X9a?dl=0 Insert clean USB flash drive. Then run USB Image tool. Choose the flash drive then click on RESTORE. After restore remove flash drive. Insert flash drive into locked laptop and boot. ?If HDD is installed remove before booting.? At C:\OUTPUT   type CD..  ?Then hit enter? Type HPBR   ?Then hit enter? First thing is to save your settings. Select #3 re-program. Press ?S? to save system information. Type HPBR and hit enter. Select   ?FIRST RUN? Then select model. After reboot repeat same as above but this time SELECT ?SECOND RUN? Some instructions here. ?If you cannot boot from USB there are instructions to make a bootable HDD.? http://mazzifsoftware.blogspot.com/2014/01/hp-bios??-unlock-for-dos.html More here. http://forums.mydigitallife.info/threads/49497-HP-??Probook-Elitebook-BIOS-Password-Reset-Utility REO I must inform you that these services are not endorsed by HP, and that HP is not responsible for any damage that may arise ... Read more

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