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Forgot Admin Password, as well as BIOS boot up password

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

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

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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/bios password

Hi: Enter this unlock code... 79788928

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Hi,I can't access the system BIOS,after the 3rd wrong admin password the system says it is disabled and shows the code 85131264, what can I do?thanks in advance,Marco 













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Hi,Try inserting this code30899860 Hope it helps,David

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A:Forgot BIOS Admin 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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@Katsmeow Enter   65191481

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Hello  AdamMardini,  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.  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. If you cannot... Read more

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HI. I forgot my Bios Admin password on my HP ProBook 6465b.HP ProBook 6465bUniversal Unique Identifier(UUID)    3F7EE520D451E211A37F880A7F19887ASystem Configuration ID    A0001502Processor Type    AMD A4-3310MX APU with Radeon(tm) HD GraphicsProduct Number    LY669ES#ACB

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@captkitteh? Enter   26428419

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A:forgot admin or bios password for compaq CQ58 notebook

@leonaedo? Enter   21181905

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Product Name: Pavilion TouchSmart 14-b109wmOperating System: Microsoft Windows 8 (64-bit)Have old laptop that wont work without BIOS password.disable code is  55038591 can someone help me?thanks!

A:Forgot BIOS Admin/PowerOn Password for HP Pavilion TouchSmar...

Hi: Restart the PC, and enter this unlock passcode... 40990517

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A:Forgot BIOS Admin/PowerOn Password for HP Pavilion Notebook ...

Please try this Password :  30498039     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 admin/poweron password for Pavilion 14-b109wm

Hi, Enter  46585928 Regards, DP-K

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i have a problem with my laptop. cant remember the password for bios in compaq cq58 System Disabled: 74228412 Please Help











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 Hi, Enter: 61180434

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Hi,I have one Presario cq58 system disabled code : 51687058Please helpThanks











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@EvilSmith?  Enter   44785098

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After trying to login 3 times I get the following message:System Disabled77343287 Thank you!











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Hi, Enter  68021809 Regards, DP-K

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A:Forgot BIOS Admin/PowerOn Password for HP Pavilion TouchSmar...

@jearl007 Enter   44823428

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Forgot BIOS Admin/PowerOn Password for HP Pavilion TouchSmart 14-b109wm Sleekbook given this code after three times any help 61955577.

A:Forgot BIOS Admin/PowerOn Password for HP Pavilion TouchSmar...

Hi,           Try the below code 74633579

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Hi, Enter  34634809 Regards, DP-K

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Hi, Bruno: Enter this unlock passcode... 72165275

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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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Sic Enter   48682309

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A:Forgot Admin Password and Power On Password

Try the following unlock code: 48682309

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@blu1115 Please enter    36195309 Regards.

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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:BIOS "Admin Password or Power On Password" needed for startu...

@GlitchMasta47? At the password screen, hit enter 3 times and you should receive a halt code - enter this on the site below. https://bios-pw.org/ Regards, DP-K

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A:Admin password & canfigure setup password in BIOS remouver

Turn off computer. Find the battery on the motherboard. Take it out for a couple minutes. Put it back in and restart computer. This should reset cmos and solve your problem.
 

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Hi may i know are you using windows 7, 8 or8.1 on your lap top?

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A:Forgot Admin Password Please Help!

Trinity rescue disk can fix this.

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A:Forgot admin password

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A:Re: Forgot admin password

You have to take the system disabled code you got from the PC and enter it in the box at the link below so it generates a unique passcode for your specific PC. There would be a one in 10,000 chance that any of the unlock passcodes you see would work on your PC. https://bios-pw.org/  

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Adrian.
 

A:Please Help! Forgot Admin Password!

Welcome to TSG....

At the present time we are unable to assist with anything to do with Passwords for anything, basically because of the fact that we can not determine the owenership of the computer and the fact that this is a security matter. Please read the Tech Support Guy rules below:

Tech Support Guy Site Rules

http://www.techguy.org/rules.html
 

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A:forgot admin password

From the Rules to which you just agreed:

Passwords - 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.Click to expand...
 

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A:Forgot Admin password HELP!

Password Recover for XPUBCD4Win has a tool that will allow you to reset any account password, requires WinXP SP1 or SP2 to build, this will also give you full read/write access to your drives allowing you to copy any data off, remove virus's etc..Offline Password Recovery 3mb ISO fileHope these links help

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A:Forgot Admin password for XP Pro

You forgot your account password or the account named administrator. If you have an account with administrative privileges you can just reset the administrator's password with that account.
 

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Hi: Enter this unlock password... 47152229

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A:Help! Forgot Admin Password

Hi DeSax and welcome to BC!You might want to try to recover your password by following the instruction here.There is also another fix by Microsoft. If it doesn't help, you can always come back and let us know. There are many more other methods.

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A:Forgot Admin Password

See the following Microsoft article:How to log on to your Windows XP-based computer if you forget your password or if your password expires

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A:Forgot admin password

I am sorry to hear that.
You can reset password with  a password reset disk, which is a recommended way. If you have no disk, you can reset password by another workable admin account, just login as the workable admin account, go to User Account and change the locked account password. You can use a Windows password recovery tool if these two ways can't work for you, please choose a reliable one if you want. Windows Password Recovery Tool from Tenorshare is a good one, I have fixed this issue with it, you can try

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Hi... I understand that you cannot help to bypass passwords. My question is where is best place where I can go (geek squad) where they can verify ownership to get this problem resolved.

Thanks...
 

A:Forgot Admin Password

I wouldn't recommend Geek Squad. Find a local shop.
 

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