Over 1 million tech questions and answers.

BIOS Decoder or BIOS password reset tool

Q: BIOS Decoder or BIOS password reset tool

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.

RELEVANCY SCORE 200
Preferred Solution: BIOS Decoder or BIOS password reset tool

I recommend downloading and running Reimage. It's a computer repair tool that has been proven to identify and fix many Windows problems with a high level of success.

I've used it in the past to identify and fix everything from blue screens (BSOD's), ActiveX errors, corrupt files and processes, dll/exe/sys errors, recover lost memory, Windows update problems, defragging, malware removal etc.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloadreimage.com/download.php. (This link will automatically start a download of Reimage that you can save to your computer.)

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.

Read other 1 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 84.4

i have set my bios administrator password from long time and iforget it and now i tried to update my bios and there is no change i need some help     my device is : dell inspiron 5520 and the problem with administrator bios password

A:i have set my bios administrator password from long time and iforget it and now i tried to update my bios and there is no change i need some help my device is : dell inspiron 5520 and the problem with administrator bios password

You need to place a voice call to Dell support --- they'll provide you an unlock key upon validation of ownership.

Read other 1 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 82

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.

Read other 1 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 81.6

How I ResetHP 15 ac156tx bios password Reset













Solved!

View Solution.

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

Read other 4 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

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 

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

I am not able to access by BIOS due to a password issue. After several attempts, it gives a "System Disabled" code of 72461678.  Is there a way to reset this? Thanks.













Solved!

View Solution.

A:Reset BIOS password.

Please try this Password :  63549278  Steps to be followed:Use the unlock code posted above to enter the BIOSDisable all passwords that are enabledIf asked for current password - type the unlock codeFor new password, just press ENTER keyRepeat the same for verify password column.Then leave the BIOS by saving & exit option to save the changes.  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 

Read other 4 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

Have Envy X2 with Win 8.1 . Had a known bios password with 10 digits. Had to enter it at every boot. Upgraded to Win 10. Now bios asks for the password, but only allows 8 digits. Crazy. I need the new pw for the Sys disabled Halt error: (67240450)Hoping yall can work your magic.











Solved!
View Solution.

A:Bios Password Reset

 Hi, Enter: 78128496

Read other 4 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

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.

Read other 8 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

I hava an HP pavilion g6 2320dx and i forgot my bios password. My service code is i 62470627I set a bios password and havnt used my notebook for a while . Can someone pleass help md reset it? 

A:Reset bios password

@JayDeeAx Enter   73558209

Read other 4 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

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

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

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 











Solved!
View Solution.

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

Read other 2 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

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!











Solved!
View Solution.

A:Reset bios password

@blixit? Enter    24199904 Regards, DP-K

Read other 4 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

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

Read other 1 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

hi i am trying to boot my mhp 655 form dvd rom and when i try to confiqure the booting sequence it shows that there is a password that blocks me from changing booting priorities, and it shows system disabled (93690506) when i try my codes like three times. how do i reset this bios password? thank you in advance.

A:hp 655 bios password reset

HiTry>> 22798528Regards,

Read other 5 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

[personal information removed]
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.

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

 forgot administrator password System key 61082716











Solved!
View Solution.

A:bios password reset

Hello, Thank you for posting in the HP Support forum. To unlock your BIOS, please type this code in response >> 74980338 This will unlock the BIOS, you will be able to enter it and boot system without BIOS protection. Let me know if this works for you.

Read other 3 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

please help cnu937dv37 thank you

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

 hi there, i want to reset a bios pass here is my serial: CNU12448N2

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

hi, How can I reset my bios passsword, Because I hae forgotten the password? S/N: CNU133223K Thanks.

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

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

Read other 1 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

I will need to do a system restore after its passwords have been forgottenSo, I will need a new password for the Sys disabled Halt error: (69364085).Any help is appreciated.JA











Solved!
View Solution.

A:BIOS password reset. Pls help

Hi: Enter this unlock passcode... 76042001

Read other 4 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

I accidentally typed in a wrong password for one of the many HP laptops bios admin passwords I was setting up. How do I reset the bios admin password?s/n 8CG446OL59

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

Forgot Power-On Password System Key:99942052 Please help.

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

When I turn on my HP Mini 110 I am prompted to 'Enter CURRENT Password". After three tries I get  Password check failedFatal Error ... System Halted.CNU91940W1 Please help me reset the password so I can access my computer. Thank you!

A:Reset bios password

@mrbrian88? Please enter (all lower cases):      e9lo3ov1d3 Regards.

Read other 1 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

Hi, There was BIOS password set and don't have now.How do I reset the password?Model: Compaq 2150p Grately appreciate help from the community. Thank youRegardsSenthilkumar  

A:BIOS password reset

Hi, Try the following. Shutdown the notebook, unplug the AC Adapter and remove the battery. Remove the rtc cell from the system board - see Page 57 of your Maintenance & Service Guide. Hold down the power button for 60 seconds. Leave the machine like this for a few hours, then re-insert the rtc cell, plug in the AC Adapter ( leave the main battery out for now ) and start the notebook. Unfortunately, if this procedure doesn't clear the password, it probably indicates that 'Stringent Security' has also been enabled in the bios - if that's the case, there is no way of removing/resetting the password. Regards, DP-K

Read other 1 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

I forgot my bios passwordof my XPS 15Z laptop..pleasse help

A:How to Reset BIOS Password in My XPS 15Z

SBNAIR,
In order to reset a bios password on laptops you will need to call Dell Support. They will verify ownership of the computer and then provide information for resetting the password. The number to call is listed below.
Customer service: 1 (800) 624-9897


Technical support: 1 (800) 999-3355

Read other 2 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

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. 

Read other 9 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

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 











Solved!
View Solution.

A:Need to reset a BIOS password.

Hi, Enter    45784566 Regards, DP-K

Read other 4 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

i have forgot my Hp Pavilion 17 notebook pc  Bios Pwd  Is any one can help me out to reset  Disable code Is 77103104

A:bios password reset

@ACP1970? Please enter:           68861120 Regards.

Read other 1 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

I have expired warranty for service. But I need to reset the password in bios. How can i do this?

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

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













Solved!

View Solution.

A:Reset BIOS Password

Hi MarkTry: 73782435RegardsVisruth

Read other 2 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

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!
 
[edited to comply with guidelines]
 
 











Solved!
Go to Solution.

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...













View solution in original post

Read other 7 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

Hi, Is anybody knows how to reset the bios on HP Elitebook 8440p ? This is what I tried by now:Bios Password Backdoor (after 4 wrong password the sistem is just restarting)CMOS BatteryJumper Settings (I couldn't found it) Any more ideeas? Regards,Catalina

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

Read other 1 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

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

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

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

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

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.

v
 

Read other 1 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

i just want to install  windows 7, but I do not have any access to enter boot menu of my laptop.  bios need password, I forgot it.what I have done and can not find any solution: open trace of laptop and  tried to remove bios battery, it is almost impossile.tried cmospwd on cmd and did unsuccessfullupdate bios driver , the same scenario.how can you help me?

A:Reset BIOS password g50-30

Hi markus1991, 
 
Welcome to the Community Forums.
 
Similar to this discussion, as indicated in the hardware manual (page24):
"  neither Lenovo nor Lenovo authorized service technicians to provide any services to reset" 
 
BIOS password is security information that only the original user that set it should be able to reset and is saved on the motherboard chip so draining power would not help reset it and would end up replacing the systemboard instead if you would not be able to recall it.
 
A note on our community Guidelines: "No posts shall include instructions or directions intended to subvert security measures, including passwords, locking mechanisms, fingerprint scans, etc, or to subvert safety measures. Nor shall any posts provide descriptions to the location of, nor direct links to content related to these topics."
 
Take your time to recall the password you have initially use as it may be the only way to change BIOS especially if F12 boot manager failed to launch Win 7 installation.
 
Hope this help answer your query.
 
Regards
 

Read other 1 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

I bought this laptop 2nd hand but it has bios password which the seller also doesn't know, Is there way to reset the bios password? I tried pressing enter 3 times when it prompt for password but it only shows that the system was locked and press power to restart and does not give any code, How can I solve this problem?

A:Bios Password Reset

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

Read other 1 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

I forgot my BIOS Password  code:90447425 Thanks LousyBowler

A:Need to reset BIOS Password

@LousyBowler Enter   25525401

Read other 1 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

Hi I have HP Pavilion g6 with a locked BIOS and no known password.It was used by an another member of staff who no longer works for the company so there password is unkown. I get the code 51209760 after 3 failed login attempts. Is there a master code I can use to unlock the machine?Thanks in advance.-Brian











Solved!
View Solution.

A:BIOS Password Reset

Hi: Enter this unlock code... 44161366

Read other 5 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

hello friend as a bios key recovery could help me thanks
BIOS password reset HP EliteBook 2540p; Y
series:[personal information removed] thanks
 

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

bios a ?ifre koyduktan sonra unuttum ve intel vt ayar?n? etkinle?tirmem gerek bios pilini ç?karmadan backdoor ?ifre varm?
nas?l çözebilirim
 
mod edit:
 
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.

Read other 1 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

I have a hp pavilion model 15-aw057nr running windows 10. Bios is locked and gives code A [83CA009A] any help would be appreciated.

A:Bios password reset

@Redburn For that HEX code 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

Read other 1 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

I need to access my laptop, forgotten BIOS password. Code given is I 75899825 Thanks, Ray













Solved!

View Solution.

A:Need reset password for BIOS

Hello @BlueResin Welcome to the HP Support forum. Thank you for posting.  Unfortunately, your problem cannot be solved in the forum. For any code that starts with [i ...]   , you have to contact HP Support team for assistance in removing the password or remove the RTC cell/battery. The second is a bit difficult for end users to do it, therefore, please contact HP Support - chat option >> https://support.hp.com/us-en/contact-hp>> http://www8.hp.com/us/en/contact-hp/ww-phone-assist.html  Hope this helps.

Read other 2 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

hello, i have a hp dv4-1283cl with a problem
 
the disable key is: 73285224
 
please advice 
 
thank you

A:BIOS password reset for HP

Hello, and Welcome to the HP Support Community! Try this code:  62183800 WyreNut

Read other 1 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

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

Read other 1 answers