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I forgot my HP Probook 4230s Bios Password

Q: I forgot my HP Probook 4230s Bios Password

I forgot my hp probook 4230s bios password. I tried the combination keys for reseting the bios but i don't know exactly how to do this process. I also tried some software methods like cmospwd and some other methods but failed.I also tried removing the batteries both main and the time battery for about an hour but nothing is working. Please help if there is any solution. Thanks.

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A: I forgot my HP Probook 4230s Bios Password

@TP10101? 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

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Please i travel for a long time, when i came back i tried to open my laptop using my BIOS password but my password didn't work. i tried all the password i could remember, nothing seems to work. please help me to get my laptop to working state.













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A:HP PROBOOK 4230S FORGOTEN 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-New-/251583542720?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_2&hash=item3a938c35c0 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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A:Forgot bios password of my HP Probook 450 G3 DDR3 (P4P32EA#B...

 The Probook is a business class machine and will require help from HP Support to reset the password. >>Contact HP

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If anyone can help me get into my laptop.  No idea what passowrd is and do not have administrator password.  Willing to re-set if I have to.  Thank you.

A:Locked out of HP ProBook. Forgot Password. Haven't used lap...

@DaiseyFord? Power-on password or Windows login password??? REO

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Call me a dunce....but I have a problem. I locked myself out of my administrator account and I can't go into safe mode because I also forgot my BIOS password. I really don't want to have to open up my computer and remove the BIOS, is there any other solutions that don't involve turning off my computer?

Im running Windows XP Home Edition Service Pack 3

A:Forgot Admin Password, as well as BIOS boot up password

Hi and welcome to TSF

I am sorry but forum rules prohibits us from helping with forgotten passwords.

A link to our rules can be found at the top of every page.

This post is closed.

BG

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hi,
 
when i pw on laptop asking bios passward . . .
i dont know what is the passward . . 
please how can i salve that. .
 
 
 
   thanks.
   Lakshan,
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Hey Guys, I've bought a HP Probook 450 G3 (seconhand) and the bios has a password on it . I got the smc.bin from HP and I can acces the bios if I run it, but the password remains. It says SMC command handled successfully. Anyone who can help me with that? Regards,Detmer

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A:Password Bios Probook

Hi, See the reply by @REO51ST? on the following link. http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/Bios-Locked-HP-Probook-6460b/m-p... Regards, DP-K

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I set a BIOS administrator password but when I tried to access BIOS using the same password I lock the machine and get the error code 6948160. How do I unlock the system? Thanks in advance.













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A:HP Probook 250 G4 BIOS Password

@Sisavwal Try entering   76540166 REO

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Sir ,   I forgot My Bios Password , and after 3 or 4 times enter wrong password i get the code 59065849  ,  Pl z Help

A:I Forgot My BIOS Password

@Kailash_Nandi? Enter   46943289

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Hi all

I put a password on my BIOS. Now i can't get in there anymore.
I resenty read that there is a way to reset or bypass the password. But that i can't find anymore aswell.

I hope one of you knows.

I have an A-open AX4PE max motherboard with a standard BIOS

TNKX Ferret
 

A:Forgot password BIOS

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Ferret said:



Hi all

I put a password on my BIOS. Now i can't get in there anymore.
I resenty read that there is a way to reset or bypass the password. But that i can't find anymore aswell.

I hope one of you knows.

I have an A-open AX4PE max motherboard with a standard BIOS

TNKX FerretClick to expand...

Read your manual under pass word or reset your bios section.
You should be able to change the jumper setting to reset your bios.
You will have to recheck your bios settings after the reset
 

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hi
This is ramesh yadav , I forgot my dell insipiron 14r bios password.. i want to unlock it please someone help me to unlock my bios password...
Thnak u

A:Forgot bios password

Hi Ramesh,
Thank you for writing to us!
We would request you contact tech support for the region.As it is system privacy issue with cant be shared publicly
Thanks
Robin

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I forgot My Bios Password , and after 3 or 4 times enter wrong password i get the code 59065849 plz help

A:I Forgot My BIOS Password

@Kailash_Nandi? Check your post. REO

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A:forgot bios password

Hi: Enter this unlock passcode... 39174369

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system disabled 48723425

A:Forgot BIOS password

Hi, Enter  57681401 Regards, DP-K

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A:forgot 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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A:forgot bios password

@hpg630? Enter   64473938

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PROBLEM. I have PHOENIX Bios 4.04 on an old Compaq Presario 7170. I'm selling this computer but I have forgotten the password to get into it.

This is such an old computer, I don't know where to start.

This page > http://www.labmice.net/articles/BIOS_hack.htm doesn't help too much.

I don't know where or what the CMOS battery looks like.

None of the backdoors work.

Don't know how to short a CMOS Jumper.

PLEASE HELP!
 

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Hi All! My model is Compaq cq58 notebook I forgot  my bios password, code is - 51035507. Please help me!!!

A:Forgot bios password

@DANA111 Enter 44993529 Regards, DP-K

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I forgot my bios password I removed the battery backup for 72 Hdosent work !

A:Forgot bios password

[email protected],

 

Welcome to HP Forums, this is a great place to get support, find answers and tips,

 

Thank you for posting your query, I'll be more than glad to help you out.

 

As I understand the computer is asking to "power on password" and you need assistance with the same,

 

You would have to contact HP phone support for a hardware service as the motherboard may require a tattoo/Bios Flash.

 

Resolv_S

 

Glad to help you. I work for HP

Please click ?Accept as Solution ? if you feel my post solved your issue, it will help others find the solution.
Click the ?Kudos Thumbs Up" to say ?Thanks? for helping!

 

"HP respects and is committed to protecting the personal information of our covered individuals." You can read more in the HP Privacy Statement

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i had to put all my stuf in storage for a while and i forgot my password to the BIOS i tried to take out that little circle battery on the motherboard but it still askes me Enter CURRENT Password when ever i turn it on, is there any way to erase the password or get around it somehow.

A:Forgot BIOS Password

It's against the forum rules for us to assist in bypassing passwords and such as we have no way of knowing who you are and what the situation is.

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A:Forgot Bios Password

System manufacturer and model?
 
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A:BIOS Password Forgot

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A:Forgot the BIOS Password (HP G3 255)

Hi, Enter  75170930 Regards, DP-K

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A:Forgot BIOS password

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A:Forgot my BIOS Password

@rameshe018? Enter    66653109 Regards, DP-K

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A:Forgot BIOS password

@FelixAppelegren For that model you will need to 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. REO

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A:Forgot password bios

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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A:Forgot BIOS Password

You must place a voice call to Dell support.  Be prepared to verify your ownership details and since the system is likely out of warranty, have  credit card handy - the call isn't free of charge outside of warranty.

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A:forgot BIOS password

Please call tech support in your area, they will use your information to check if you are the owner of the notebook.  Once verified they will be able to help you unlock the system.  For more on the process please read here. 

TB

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A:forgot bios password

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A:forgot password for bios

@erlllll? Enter:     e9lofv37hk     ( 3rd character is a lower case L ) Regards, DP-K

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A:Forgot Bios password

@M3out? Enter    72482376 Regards, DP-K

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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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