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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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I forgot my password and now I have a system disabled message with a code 66620306. HELP!

A:Forgot admin/bios password

Hi: Enter this unlock code... 79788928

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My boyfriend locked my computer so I couldn't access the bios menu because I wouldn't give him my Windows login password. Now he can't remember the password. The system disabledcode it gives is 70239445Model HP f272wm

A:Forgot Bios Admin Password

@Katsmeow Enter   65191481

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Hello, I gave my notebook to a friend of mine a year ago and they set a bios password that they can't remember.I called HP Kenya and they told me to contact their agent whom advised me to buy a new motherboard.Is there something that can be done other than disposing what I have? I only need to enable the virtualisation in the bios and have to access it first.

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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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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when i trying to obtain the code is just saying the system is locked! My HP Elitebook  840 G3. How can i do it? any body who can help me plz, i bought it new in the box, but the Bios admin password was not presented to me. How to generate the code and if there is other method to bypass the admin password and unlock the Bios!  What do you need to help me. I can pay you if it wil work? Just let me knowe you paypal! Thanx guys.

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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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I took out my HP laptop that I hadn't used in a while. Turns out I didn't keep track of the BIOS password that I set. Now getting a System Disabled message with code 99540439. Is there any way to get this reset? Thanks!











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@captkitteh? Enter   26428419

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 Hello i have a problem with my laptop. cant remember the password for bios in compaq cq58 . after heating 3 times enter theres a code 81756227. i'm wondering if You can help me. Thanks

A:forgot admin or bios password for compaq CQ58 notebook

Hi, Enter  34634809 Regards, DP-K

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











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

Hi, Enter  68021809 Regards, DP-K

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I have a problem with my laptop. I can't remember the password for bios in compaq cq58-230SF. after heating 3 times enter theres a code 63207873. Thank you for your Help Bruno 











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

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greetings all.   Have old laptop that wont power up without BIOS password.the disable code is  59487308 can someone help me to recover?thanks.

A:Forgot BIOS admin/poweron password for Pavilion 14-b109wm

Hi, Enter  46585928 Regards, DP-K

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I forgot the bios/admin password and want to blow away the whole thing and just put a fresh install of Windows 10, can you help? When I try to enter the BIOS I get three chances and then get this code: 51145408

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

@jearl007 Enter   44823428

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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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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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i forgot admin or bios password for compaq CQ58 notebookmy code are 94289323 please help











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@leonaedo? Enter   21181905

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Forgot BIOS Admin/PowerOn Password for HP Pavilion Notebook - 15-p241tx, given this code after three times try, any help? System Disable code :i  85590017

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 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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A:Forgot Admin Password and Power On Password

Sic Enter   48682309

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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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code89237987 after so many attempts













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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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How remove password BIOS(Admin password & canfigure setup),
 

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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Right before this problem happened, I had suddenly experienced a weird screen glitch and knew to restart my computer. Now, it asks for a BIOS admin or power on password which I did not set. What the heck is going on, and what could I do to fix this??  --WHAT-I-HAVE-TRIED--I have tried "12345"I have tried a blank fieldI have tried "biosPower"-------------------------- --COMPUTER-INFO--Product: HP Stream Notebook 11 (no touchscreen)Product version: 8.1 (x64 architecture)---------------------- If I need to put any more info, just ask.











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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:Forgot my Admin Password

The forum rules include:

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...
 

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A:forgot Admin password

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

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I cannot remember my password

A:FORGOT ADMIN PASSWORD

Sorry, per the forum rules
 
No 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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I have tried several of the posted passwords and they are not working 

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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Hello All,

I have 2 accounts on my computer right now but only one is an Admin one and I have forgotten the password to that so I can't get to any of my files or anything. Does anyone know how to reset the password without re-installing windows and damaging any files?

Thanks,

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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How do you get into the a user area that i forgot the password to. (Its the Administrator account aswell)

A:Forgot Admin password.

Follow this tutorial.

Reset User Account Password

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Forgot my admin password. Here is the setup. I have Vista installed on C drive and I have windows 7 on X drive(partition). I can access windows 7 and in 'my computer' I can click and open C drive and go through all files on C drive(vista files). But I can't log into it and can't remember the password. So basically how can I recover the password or gain entry into vista?

I realize this is more a vista question than windows 7 and I posted similar post on vista forums but thought I would try here as well. Thanks

A:Forgot Admin Password

You could try editting your Vista's registry using your Windows 7 setup in order to display the true admin account. Then use the true admin account to reset your main profile's password.

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This should explain it nicely, from Vista forums. 2nd Post. How to Enable System Administrator - Vista Forums

Resetting the password, from MS:
What to do if you forget your Windows password

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I CAN NOT remember my admin password. Here are the steps Ive taken so far. I NEED HELP!

I press F8 upon start up. Select Restore. Select US and then the options are my name, admin, and guest. But the guest and admin are locked and the name is the system administrator but I forgot the password.

I try going into safe mode upon start up but it still asks for my password. I can not reset my password and need help!!

I need to take my computer with me for study abroad and need the system but don't care about the information on the computer I would like to restore it but don't know how since I don't remember the admin password.

Please Help!

A:PLEASE help forgot admin password and cant log in

Hello LostInVista,

Using Method Three in the tutorial below can help show you how to reset your password.

Reset User Account Password

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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Hello

I have an Admin password, but I have forgotten it and I can't run any set ups for new programs to fix the problem. Also, I can't move any files to a USB flashdrive or move anything to a black CD. The only thing I do have is a standard user with some restrictions. I don't know what I could do, anyone have any solutions?

FoxMonster21

A:Forgot Admin password

Solutions hmm..well you could remember your password? Otherwise we cannot help.

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please help i have forgotten my admin password and log in. is there any way to reset the system so i can change the passwords. help i cannot even burn anything without admin privileges. please help me
 

A:help forgot admin password

What Operating System are you using
 

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I need this pc for my homework and i cant get it to work. I forgot my admin password. I keep getting a code 58331346. Someon please help.











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When prompted for password try 47099988

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I reformatted my dell inspiron laptop. After few weeks I have to run/download a game but i couldnt remember my admin password. What should I do? Pls help. Thanks

A:Forgot admin password

We cannot help with password avoidance . . You will have to figure out what it was

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Forgot my admin password. Here is the setup. I have Vista installed on C drive and I have windows 7 on X drive(partition). I can access windows 7 and in 'my computer' I can click and open C drive and go through all files on C drive(vista files). But I can't log into it and can't remember the password. So basically how can I recover the password or gain entry into vista? Thanks

A:Forgot Admin Password

Hi dfs98,

HACKING IS ILLEGAL AND WRONG! IF THIS IS NOT YOUR COMPUTER, DO NOT FOLLOW THESE INSTRUCTIONS! If this is your Windows password (when you try to log onto your account) rather than your BIOS password, go to: http://pogostick.net/~pnh/ntpasswd/ and click ?Bootdisk? at the top. Scroll down to about half-way to the download page. Download the latest CD release and extract the zip file.

Install the HP tool included with this post, start it, and select a blank memory stick. Make sure ALL data is backed up, as the memory stick will be wiped. Select FAT and type a Voulume name if you wish. Check create a DOS start up disk, and select the downloaded CD image.

Once you have made your memory stick, boot into it (you may have to change your BIOS settings) and then follow the instructions in the walkthrough provided by the site. I have included a copy of this walkthrough as a Word document. I have also listed a summary of which buttons to press. Follow these instructions exactly. This will work from NT to Windows 7, and so many options do not apply to Vista, and you will do much damage in running them.

Here is the summary (and included at the bottom of the document) :

? Enter
? Select Windows partion using numbers then enter
? Enter
? 1 then enter
? 1 then enter again
? Enter account name then enter
? 1 then enter
? ! then enter
? q then enter
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Hi. My friend would like to use some help on her laptop. I already suggested that she should register here and ask directly but she was too busy at the moment. She bought an Acer Aspire laptop with the same specs as mine although it was from a 2nd hand store. It was a laptop with Windows 8 OS, iE7 processor, 4GB DDR3 L Memory, 500 GB HDD. She doesn't have any CDs with her when she bought it because she bought it in a rush. The store only sells laptop but with no installation CDs with them because it had a pre-installed OS. Back to her laptop, she's pretty annoyed for 2 weeks now because she can only access a local account in it. There was an admin account in it, though. I've tried doing things like installing bootable programs on USB that removes admin passwords but the laptop says it doesn't even have a boot option for it. I also manually enabled the boot-thingy on the BIOS. How can we get or remove the admin password?

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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Can anyone help me? I have searched for three days for a fix and I'm about to throw this dagg gum computer out the window. I miss Micisoft Windows NT!!!! But someome told me Vista was alot better.

I had just changed my password, and I am also listed as the admin and STUPID me forgotten my new (admin) password. My first mistake was I didn't create a separate user for myself. But I cant look back now. My floppy drive is broken so any back up disk is not possible.

What can I do to either retrieve my password or change it. Please help!!

A:Forgot my admin password

Here is a tutorial to reset your password.

Reset User Account Password

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