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

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.

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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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How do I reset my I'd password if I forgot it

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Windows logon password or power on password? Windows logon: http://pcsupport.about.com/od/toolsofthetrade/tp/passrecovery.htm

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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.

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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I have forgot HP UEFI  administrator password, please help me!
p/n : G8Z84PA#AB1
need s/n?
[personal information removed]
 
please answer...
please smc.bin...

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I Forgot the bios password of my HP Probook 450 G3 DDR3 (P4P32EA#BH4)I have setting it months ago and forget all about it now i can't make any bios updates or changes because of that.  I opened the case and pulled out the RTC battery for 5min i haven't found any reset jumper on it, but when the laptop started again the bios menu only tell that the time has being lost and should be setted again, the bios admin password remain still.I m stuck on it, and i received this PC 4 months ago as a gift  please help !! please contact me if you need some specific info on the laptop it self 

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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i have forgoten my administrator password for bios probook 6460b model. if anyone out there can help me with that or provide smc.bin file please?

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compaq 6910p windows 2000 forgot password tried all F keys password screen keeps coming up need to reformat laptop. any one know how to get around this pls HELP
 

A:Locked laptop forgot my password

Please see the TSG Rules, we no longer provide any help with lost passwords. Obviously, we can't determine the real intent here, so our policy is to abstain from any assistance in these matters.

Please read the forum rules before posting again.

http://www.techguy.org/rules.html
 

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Haven't logged onto my desktop for a while.. I can't remember my password is there a way to reset the password? Or something, i know little to nothing about computers. HELP PLEASE
 

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Getting system dis able and a code of A [D084AB3B]Is there a way to get around this without paying $200 to hp to fix?

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I have a HP Probook 4440s which I am rebuilding for a student....I just noticed that the bios is locked with a password....Is their a fix or a password reset for this device ?....Thanks

A:HP Probook 4440s Bios is locked with password

Hi: Contact HP, and they should be able to send you a customized SMC.bin file which you can use at bootup to reset the password.  http://welcome.hp.com/country/w1/en/contact_us.htm??l When talking to the HP rep, ask them to escalate your service request. In the USA/Canada, you can call this toll free number for assistance.  1-800-334-5144 Have the serial number of the notebook handy to give to the customer services rep. 

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My parents have a HP Pavilion dv6000. It powers on with a request for password. They do not have the password. How do they get back into their computer? Thanks,
 

A:Forgot Password. Main screen locked

Please see the TSG Rules, we no longer provide any help with lost passwords or getting around password protection. Obviously, we can't determine the real intent here, so our policy is to abstain from any assistance in these matters.

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HP Probook G50 G1 Bios admin password locked when encrypted. How do I get into my bios under administrative privledges with out buying another worthless waranty? Thanks for the any help.





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HP Probook G50 G1 Bios admin password locked when encrypted. How do I get into my bios under administrative privledges with out buying another worthless waranty? Thanks for the any help. Also don't have a service agreement to chat or email or call HP for anything.

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I have a Dell laptop that I haven't rebooted in months so when it shut itself off ( b/c battery died) I not longer remembered the password for Windows (Win7). I tried too many passwords and apparently shut off the account b/c when I obtained the password (my hubby remembered it) it not longer worked.

I looked up for ways to reset the password. I managed to boot the laptop from a Macrium recovery disk & open a command prompt. First, on the menu that allows you to change boot order, I also set a password for the admin (it had not been set before).

So now I'm logged in as admin from the CD and opened a command window. Now resetting the user password for the account called "owner" should be cake. However, is not b/c the username account seems to be missing: when I type "net users" I only get two accounts: guest and admin. No trace of the user account called "owner" which is the only one I ever used!
"I also get an error "The command completed with one or more errors"

I read that that may be b/c the account got somehow corrupted. Does anyone know how to tell if the user account is corrupted? Any guidance for how to recover the account & it's password?

A:Forgot password. Tried too many times &Locked account. Now user gone!

Here is a whole page of things concerning user accounts.
I really don't know which one you need.
Take a look see.

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutsearch...user%20account

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Help,...set a start up password and now forgotten it, tied 1000s but constantly getting nowhere.  system disabled message 15819











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A:HP Pavillion dv1000 BIOS locked forgot password

Hi, Enter:       uzibac                       or                   srwfzti Regards, DP-K

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forgot my password when powering on and locked out after three attempts. received system diabled code 73265515. any help would be appreciated. 

A:forgot admin power on password. locked out. says system disa...

@slitwin? Enter   62143531 Regards, DP-K

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I am running Windows 7 Home Premium.
When I tried to log on today, I was asked for a Windows password. I have never set a password, hence the confusion.
I checked out a number of possible solutions but did not get anywhere.
Then I remembered I have an old HDD on the same machine. It was giving so much trouble some years ago that I was advised to buy a new HDD.
The old HDD also has Windows 7 Home Premium.
I was trying a possible solution I had found online. I was trying to get into safe mode via F8 but only got the boot sequence. I changed the boot sequence so that the desktop boots to the old HDD and that is where I am now.
I want to remove the password protection so that I can revert to my other HDD which has new programs and data.
My technical knowledge is minimal. I shall be grateful for any advice offered.
Thank you.
 

A:Windows password requested when I haven't set one

Sorry but our rules clearly state that we don't help with password issues.

Since there's nothing we can do I'm closing this thread.
 

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I installed a backlit keyboard and a 1Tb SSD. I tried to boot from usb and the device wasn't listed so I went in to the Bios and it asked for a password. I have never had one set. It didn't ask for a password  before the upgrade.  

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I am Arun Kumar Kushwaha and I have discovered one Big Loophole/Security Leak in Microsoft's Windows 7 Operating System worldwide.
through which we can Access/Delete/Copy/Replace Important Data without Cracking/Resetting the Login Password in Windows 7 OS
and for this we not need any 3rd party Software/ CD/ DVD/ Pen drive/ CMD/ Script/ or any other means of hacking Devices/tool.

only through Windows 7 OS we can Access anybodies Computer Around the world, and user will never get to know that his/her computer has accessed by someone else.
This is purely Microsoft's Negligence towards user's Around the world.

U can assume how much serious is this Issue, if anybody can steal confidential Important data of Company/ Govt data/ or any other Sensitive Personal data of anyone who are using windows 7 OS.

I have Talked through telephone to MS India regarding this Issue and they told me that there is no loophole in their OS and can't be accessed by anyone without having Login Password or User need to Reset login Password with tool/software available.

also i have mailed to MS Technical support Team and also asked about this issue on Windows worldwide official support forum, but not get any meaning full response from them.

I am asking this message to here, coz i want to Spread this issue around the world, so every user can secure their Data and also MS can rectify this issue by releasing an OS Update.

Thanks for reading ..

Your's Truly
Arun Kumar Kushwaha

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Hello Dear,
 
I can't remember my bios password on my Probook 6460b. I would like to reinstall my windows, but i can't boot from CD or Usb drive because locked these options from bios!
My product number: xu550av
Serial number:  (removed content)
 
I was buy the laptop from the eBay a few week ago.
 
Thanks, Csab.

A:Bios Locked HP Probook 6460b

Csabi. 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 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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A:In my Pro book, I forgot my passward, it is locked. I am not...

Hello, Welcome to the HP Support forum. * If you talk about inability to start/load Windows - in order to disable the encryption, you need to first login to Windows (and potentially to the preboot authentication screen, depending on how it is configured). This is the encryption made for - to restrict the access and there is no technical way to decrypt the PC without the password (encryption key). * You can safely reimage the PC and run System Recovery (HP Recovery) without the need of the password - however, you won't be able to access the data, you can just reinstall Windows. 1. Please, shutdown the computer using the power button2. Power it on.2.1 As soon as you press the power-on button, immediately begin hitting the Esc button (like tap-tap-tap).This should open a HP Startup Menu which may look similar to this one 3. Choose F11 for System Recovery options.The computer should boot from it's recovery partition to open you various recovery options. Note, that F11 option will only work if the recovery partition is there (not deleted) and intact. From there, you have prenty of options to choose from. Every HP computer comes with recovery partition present to assist in tough moments.   Let me know how it goes. Provide your feedback and update.

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So, I installed Windows 10 last week. Yesterday I explored a bit and discovered Windows Edge, their new email/ outlook client. I attached my personal Gmail address to the service as well as my corporate address. My corporate account required me to create a new password that fit my company's security standards, which I did, but, after feeling like my company address was restricting how I use my personal home computer, I removed that address. Here's where I get fuzzy, I cannot, for the life of me remember, if I changed my password back to one that didn't conform to my company's security standards or if I left it alone. All I know is that once my computer locked later that night, I was unable to get back in. I've tried every permutation of every password, including that corporate password, I've ever used with no success.

I do not have a password reset disk nor do I have a system repair disk with which to reinstall Windows 10.

So, how screwed am I? Will I have to reinstall Windows 7, the last OS I have a disk for, and hope I can reupgrade to Windows 10?

P.S.
I did not attach my MSN email address (aka my Microsoft Account) to my computer, so resetting my password that way is a no go.
 

A:Forgot Windows 10 password, no repair or password recovery disk.

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I need help I can't figure out the password on the black enter current password screen can you help please i have a hp mini 110 CNU9453269 PLEASE!!











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A:Enter current password screen appears I forgot my password I...

Hi, Enter   e9lovqf7go    ( 3rd character is a lower case L ) Regards, DP-K

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Hello, my mother in-law bought a Hp ProBook 450 G1 and they set up a profile to lock computer.After creating the profile, they forgot the password to get in. When you put power button on,it shows login with user ID:Enter password then just below enter password,it says Audible Alerts:DisabledPress F5 to enableCan someone please help me to reset factory settings or to get in..??

A:How can i reset factory settings of a locked Hp probook 450 ...

Your mother-in-law will need to contact HP support to resolve the issue. She might have to send it to an HP Service Center to get this issue resolved. Enterprise class notebooks have very stringent security implementations.  They are not at all like consumer class products.  

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I am locked out because I forgot my power on password. I am recieving the code: 50659329 upon 3 failed attempts. Thank you.











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A:Enter Administration Password or Power on Password (Forgot)

Thank you so much! You're a life saver.

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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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A:Forgot admin password or power on password and didn't set up...

Enter the computer's serial number in the following link to generate a key.http://bios-pw.org/P.S. Dosnt work in all cases.

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I recently got a computer from a pawn shop and it says I need an administrative password it is a pavilion dv7-1261wmP/n is nm295ua#abaProduct key is 3w78r-cx4gc-27xxq-tqry7-j246kPlease help

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I forgot my password the screen on start up says enter administrator password or power on password. When I enter it wrong 3 times a new screen appears system disable. [69114244] please help I need this fixed asap. I use my computer for both work and school











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A:forgot password ..administrator password or power on passwor...

Hi, Please try:    76872880 Regards.

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Well, I own a D-Link DIR-615 Router, And I forgot my router log-in, AND Wi-Fi Passwords. I went on a trip somewhere, and my computer was reset when I left with it. (Still have PC connected though.) And I just CANNOT reset the thing. I tried default etc etc. But I need to find a way... =\ I still have one Vista computer working with it, But the password comes out to: ***** or dots. (its hidden) Is there a way to show them?

Also, Is there a way to change your MAC adress?
 

A:Forgot Router log-in password/Wifi password, Cannot be Reset (As in; not going to)

As I think that you already know, the solution is to reset the router to factory defaults. When you reconfigure it tape the pertinent account/password/encryption key information to the bottom of the router.

Some ISPs track the MAC Address of the device connected to the modem. It is perfectly fine and easily done to clone the registered MAC address to the router's WAN to avoid having to call the ISP. There is no other need that I know of to change a MAC Address.

Other than the above advice your thread is subject to our password rule:

Passwords - Please do not ask for assistance with forgotten passwords and/or bypassing them. As there is no way to verify the actual situation and/or intentions, no assistance will be provided and any such threads will be closed.Click to expand...

I will leave the thread open for now in case you have trouble with the reset or finding the user guide.
 

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code89237987 after so many attempts













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A:forgot admin password or power on password dv6 hp

@blu1115 Please enter    36195309 Regards.

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I really need some help it's been awhile since I've used the password ( I forgot it) and I have an HP G71-340 ....I am unable to login and now I'm at a screen that say SYSTEM DISABLE [57784727] I am unsure what to do next and seen a response where someone had same issue and help was given could you help me pleaseThank youSicangu

A:Forgot Admin Password and Power On Password

Try the following unlock code: 48682309

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Forgot My Administrator Password, for my HP 2000 Notebook PC.

A:Forgot Administrator Password need to reset password. HP 200...

Hi, If you're running Windows 8 or 8.1, see the Microsoft page on the following link. http://windows.microsoft.com/en-gb/windows-8/forgot-windows-password Note:  If you have a Local Account, try the free application Here. If you're running Windows 7, Vista etc, try the following. Using another PC, download the application on the following link and save it to your Downloads folder. PC Login Now When the download has completed, open your Downloads folder and double-click the installer - this will result in another file appearing which is the disc image ( .ISO ) that you need to burn to a blank CD. You will now need to use an application such as ImgBurn to burn this ISO correctly to a blank CD - a guide on using ImgBurn to write an ISO to a disc is Here. When the disc has been created, shutdown the PC you can't log-in on, tap away at the esc key as soon as you press the power button to access the Start-up Menu, insert the CD, select Boot Options ( usually f9 ), use the arrow keys to select the CD/DVD drive and hit enter - you may also have to 'Press any key' to boot from the CD if asked. Follow the instructions on the guide Here to remove the current password. Regards, DP-K

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I really need some help it's been awhile since I've used the password ( I forgot it) and I have an HP G71-340 ....I am unable to login and now I'm at a screen that say SYSTEM DISABLE [57784727] I am unsure what to do next and seen a response where someone had same issue and help was given could you help me pleaseThank youSicangu











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A:Forgot Admin Password and Power On Password

Sic Enter   48682309

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System disable code is 61996239. I need to access bios so I can turn on boot option for my laptop so I can use my recovery disc because of a blue screen error.

A:Administrator Password...Can't bypass, forgot my password.

 Try 74694819 Btw, usually you can tap Esc key after powering on to bring up a menu where you tap F9 for Boot options to select CD/DVD as boot device.

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I just got the notebook, I didn't know prior to set up the password I needed to create a password reset disk.  Now I can't remember what my password is and I am stuck, cannot use my new laptop.  I tried the number listed on your answer to the above people, it didn't work for me. please help!sunflower5 

A:I forgot password but didn't know to set up a password reset...

Hi, One option, if all your personal data etc is backed-up or you have nothing you need to save, would be to reset the notebook to its 'Factory Condition' and then set it up from the beginning ? if you don?t have your Recovery Media, the notebook will have shipped with a Recovery Partition which can be accessed at boot - ie shutdown the notebook, then start tapping away at f11 as soon as you power on. A full guide on this can be found on the following link. http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c04758961 Regards, DP-K

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Does anyone know how to retrieve a password from autocomplete. I am being asked to change a password but I have to put the old password in first and I don't know what it is. It is in auto complete but I don't know how to get the actual password to reveal thanks

A:Password Auto Complete Forgot Password

Hello Richadrao, and welcome to Ten Forums.

You might see if you may be able to use an option in the tutorial below to reset your password. It's against the forum rules to help reveal what your current password is.

Password of User Account - Reset in Windows 10

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Cannot get past login window.  Need to reset laptop but can't get anywhere.  Thank you. I am on the Windows 7 Professional page.

A:Forgot windows password. Cannot get in to reset password. ...

Dear Customer, Welcome to HP Support Forum and we are glad to assist you. It looks like you're not sure of the Windows Login Password for your Notebook.We will surely assist you with this. Please find the explanation as shown below for this scenario:If you've forgotten your Windows password and you're on a domain, you should contact your system administrator to reset your password. If you're not on a domain, you can reset your password by using a password reset disk or by using an administrator account. If you forget the administrator password and don't have a password reset disk or another administrator account, you won't be able to reset the password. If there are no other user accounts on the computer, you won't be able to log on to Windows and will need to re-install Windows. Note: Please reply to this post and let us know if you have setup any Security Questions during the Product Registration  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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Says sytem disabled the code is 94997461

A:forgot administrator password & poweron password.

Hi  Please try : 21695467  regards Visruth 

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Does anyone know how to retrieve a password from autocomplete. I am being asked to change a password but I have to put the old password in first and I don't know what it is. It is in auto complete but I don't know how to get the actual password to reveal thanks

A:Password Auto Complete Forgot Password

Hello Richadrao, and welcome to Ten Forums.

You might see if you may be able to use an option in the tutorial below to reset your password. It's against the forum rules to help reveal what your current password is.

Password of User Account - Reset in Windows 10

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Hello All,
   I need to remove user passwords. Yes I have removed Admin password. I have used Trinity, Hiren's boot disk, UBCD and other linux and password removal programs. I want to remove the user passwords from the login. I have done the safe mode startup and disabled the EUFI. I cannot login to the admin or safe mode unless i enter the user password. Which is what I am trying to remove. I have watched videos and read tutorials and all of them tell me to login and then change the password. Is there any possible way to remove this? I am talking about the main user login that has the user name with the email under it. Is there a way to remove them from pulling the hard drive and accessing it through usb as an external drive. I have been through multiple forums and all with the same thing. They all tell me to login and then change the safe mode or user settings. I want to remove the user password without loging in. PLEASE do not send me a site that shows me how to remove password after loging in or login and change the start up or settings. I already know how to do those things. Like I said I already removed admin password, but I cannot login or it does not show that user as a choice to login. Yes I am very frustrated with this. I think I am going to quit my job and quit working on computers if this is what Is installed for the future.   <<<<this is how I feel. DUMB!!   

A:Remove login password/ forgot password

That's a touchy subject...yes, there are ways to do what you want, but...I'm hesitant to assist, since there's no way for me to know what your intentions are or whether or not you have ownership of/ should have access to  the PC in question.  I know that sounds unhelpful at best and rude at the least, but...I'd go back to Google, if I were you. 

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Hello fellow HP users im new in all of this.... And I hope to find here someone who can help me with my problem i am dealing with my HP Elitebook 2540p i7.  I forgot my all my password including the BIOS password. I am lucky to have installed finger identifyer Else I wouldn't come in at all. I dont talk really computerlanguage its all new for me and hope that someone can help me.... Thank you in advance  perkymang

A:Forgot administrator password and bios password

Hello perkymang, We are sorry as there is no master password or generator for EliteBooks or ProBooks. 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 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.                                    When talking to the HP rep ask them to escalate your service request.   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 while ago I made a compressed ZIP file and then made a password-protected ZIP inside that one. I forgot my password to it and I'm very curious what's all in there. Is there ANY way in???
 

A:Forgot my password to password protected ZIP file

Please read the rules concerning passwords.
 

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I haven't used my laptop in years , I found it one day and decided to see if it still worked good .Turned it on and it popped up a black screen with a blue box saying " Enter administrator password or power on password " is there any way to bypass this ?I made this when I was like 12 , and there is no telling what I set it as .

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A:i forgot my administration password or power on password for...

@majii_boo When asked for the password just hit enter 3 times, Post any code you receive. REO

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