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Q: default 'BIOS settings' password or a reset of the password

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

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Preferred Solution: default 'BIOS settings' password or a reset of the password

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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.

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In order to make AD driven user's password request to be resolve automated. we wanted to have reset link or button on windows log-on screen, please guide incase same functionality is available or we need to customize windows.
Whenever the situation come that use forget his/her password or lock after expire date then we want user should reset his/her password from window's log-on screen. So to customize and put reset password screen on Log-on screen please give any idea if functionality
is already available or any program if already written by someone...

Thank you in advance

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I need help. I go to the default gateway, and I enter the default user/password for the gateway, but it still wont work. I'm guessing that the person that owned my computer last changed it, but i dont know how to reset it...can anyone help me?

A:How to reset default gateway username and password

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I'm sorry, but we can't help you with that.

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You have to contact the former owner or Gateway.

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How I ResetHP 15 ac156tx bios password Reset













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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

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Hi have dug out my sons old laptop aspire 5315 niether of us can remember the password so we want to return to factory settings but because we cant remember the password we cant do anything  and the hard drive is almost full..

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Hello there, kindly advice on how to reset a bios password. my Laptop is HP ELITEBOOK 6930P.  Thank you

A:Bios password reset

@Samuel11 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 an 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? If you cannot boot from USB flash drive use the Image tool to build a HDD. Then use the drive to boot the program on the locked laptop. 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.

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Hi, I have an HP Elitebook 8560p that i cannot access BIOS setup asking for admin password, forgot the password, can you kindly assist me. How can i reset the password. Thank you.

A:How To Reset 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-... 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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I'm working on a hp mini 110 and don't know the bios password. The password check faild code is  CNU937D77Q  I would greatly apreciate any help I can get.











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Hi, Enter   e9lofxtxx5    ( 3rd character is a lower case L ) Regards, DP-K

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Hello. I need to access the bios of my dv7-3085dx laptop. I cannot remember the password and the code displayed after 3 failed attempts is:  59605257 Can any one help me with this? Thank you.











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A:Bios password reset?

@HoustonHT? Enter    46763899 Regards, DP-K

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hello,

I'm having a problem entering my bios because the last person that had it put a password on it and i just wanted to know if there's a solution...

A:bios password reset

Sorry but because we have noway to ascertain the proper ownership and the fact that this is an open forum Password help is prohibited by the forum rules.
Your best bet is to visit a local PC shop.

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We can't remember the BIOS password we set for our laptop since we haven't used it in a while. I'm just looking for some help resetting or removing itThe code we get when failing 3 times is77485897










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A:Want to reset BIOS password

 When prompted for password try 68583219 This should clear any passwords.If not enter BIOS and reset/change it. Use the code as old password and leave new password blank. Save & Exit

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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.

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I need to know whether there is ANY way of bypassing or resetting a bios password. When I switch the machine on, a little logo appears which looks like a padlock with the number 1 next to it. If this is the password how do I know what it is.
 

A:bios password reset

Is that a laptop or a corporate workstation? No easy way then. You can dig through the Dell BIOS pwd reset threads or call up the manufacturer support if you like..
 

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Necesito resetear el bios de mi pc  PC Notebook HP 15-r210dx (ENERGY STAR) al escribir tres veces me mando un mensaje de 59277312 que puedo hacer para desbloquearlo

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Hello.I fogot BIOS Administartor password.I`m  try enter password 3 times & see message: "System Disabled 77210195". Can anybody help me to reset bios password ?











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A:bios password reset

Enter: 68178111 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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A:bios password reset hp 110

Hi, Enter   e9lo7xu0av    ( 3rd character is a lower case L and the 8th is Zero ) Regards, DP-K

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Can someone please help me with a bios password unlock?I get error code "System Disabled 84410632" Thank you!

A:BIOS Password reset

@aries_aarn? Please enter            31578214 Regards

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How can i reset my bios password hp probook 430 G3. please help me

A:Bios reset password

Hello @jhaypi19 Welcome to the HP Support forum. Thank you for posting. Most business class notebooks (including yours Probook and Elitebook) have better security and BIOS password cannot be reset via the forum means. You will have to contact HP Business Support for assistance on removing the password. Here is how >> http://www8.hp.com/us/en/contact-hp/ww-phone-assist.html>> http://www8.hp.com/us/en/contact-hp/business-support.html HP Business support should be able to send you a customised SMC.bin file and instructions which you can use  to reset the password.  Hope this helps. Let me know if you face any issues.

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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

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I have a hp pavilion dm1, which i had set bios administrator password and power on to.And, ... , forgot the bios administrator password. when try to enter one tree times itpresent the error 73319024 product VR607EA#AB8 thanks...

A:reset bios password

Hi,        Use the below code to reset 62071000

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pls help, need bios password for hp compaq A900code : 62923779Thanks

A:bios password reset

Hi: Restart the PC and enter this unlock passcode... 73681379

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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.

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Hi My HP Elitebook 840 G1 bios password forgot want to reset please help

A:BIOS PASSWORD RESET

@san1984? 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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hello friend as a bios key recovery could help me thanks
BIOS password reset HP EliteBook 2540p; Y
series:[personal information removed] thanks
 

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I messed up my BIOS password and got myself a halt code , now I cant access BIOS setup for enabling KVM . Need Help Halt code : 85959231













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Hi: Restart the PC, and enter this unlock passcode... 30631817

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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.

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I entered the hard drive password wrong. And now i can't have access to the windows. Also the bios setup is asking for a "SYSTEM PASSWORD",which i never applied. Please help. 

A:How to reset the bios password

Good day and welcome to the community.Sorry you're having trouble.
The only way to remove a BIOS password is to know it and use it where prompted. There is no "reset". If you don't know the supervisor/admin password, or can't get it from someone who might've set it, the only option is to replace the system board. Also, if you don't know the correct hard drive password, then the drive is unusable. There are no backdoors.Regards.

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Hello, Could I please have the reset code? 52086805 Could you also please tell me what the default code is?  I have never set a bios password on this computer and have only noticed this now as I need to reinstall the wifi module which requires defaulting the bios.  Thanks in advance thatrat1

A:BIOS PASSWORD RESET PLEASE

@thatrat1? Enter   43984221

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

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Hi recently brought an hp elitebook revolve g3, and want to install windows 7 but has a admin bios password on everything. can anyone help please!!

A:Bios password or reset

Hi @werkstation  Welcome to the HP Support forum. Thank you for posting. Elitebook is a commerical/business class PC. Most business class notebooks (including yours Elitebook and Probook) have better/stronger security and they do not produce easy to crack hashes. BIOS password cannot be removed here in the forum - you will have to contact HP Business Support for assistance on removing the password. Here is how:>> http://www8.hp.com/us/en/contact-hp/ww-phone-assist.html>> http://www8.hp.com/us/en/contact-hp/business-support.html Contact HP and ask for SMC.bin file. HP Business support should be able to send you a customised file and instructions which you can use  to reset the password. Note that assistance for such issues is usually free of charge for HP business class computers.  Hope this helps. Please, mark the post as a solution if it helped. Let me know if you face any difficulties. 

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

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I forgot my BIOS Password  code:90447425 Thanks LousyBowler

A:Need to reset BIOS Password

@LousyBowler Enter   25525401

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i have forgotten my bios password, how i can reset my password without opening any hardware?

A:how to reset bios password

Press ENTER key 3 times and you would get system disabled/halt code on your screen. Post this code here.

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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

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Hi my laptop is asking for admin password on startup.  My code is 59395826











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@Gerard_Scullion? Enter    46093208 Regards, DP-K

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I forgot my bios password. I think i cannot update bios anymore because in the windows tool shows me that when rebbots it will ask me my password. how can reset bios password.thanks in advance

A:how reset bios password

Hello @Panosfg Welcome to the HP Support forum. Thank you for posting.  You have posted in the Business section for business class devices. If your PC is Elitebook or Probook (business class device) you should note that most business class notebooks (including yours Elitebook and Probook) have better security. You will have to contact HP  Business Support for assistance on removing the password.  If your HP computer is a consumer home class device, the password could usually be removed with forum assistance Here is how to reach HP>> http://www8.hp.com/us/en/contact-hp/ww-phone-assist.html>> http://www8.hp.com/us/en/contact-hp/business-support.html HP Business support should be able to send you a customised SMC.bin file and instructions which you can use  to reset the password. Assistance for such problems is usually free of charge for business class devices.  BIOS update >> personally, I do not recommend you do it unless you experience some issues with your existing BIOS and you are sure that the new BIOS will fix it. General recommendation I provide to users/customers is NOT to upgrade BIOS/UEFI unless they experience any kind of specific BIOS/UEFI issue. Updating just for updaing and just for using the latest verson is not solution. Any kind of update (no matter for what and who relesed it) can fix 2 issues but may introduce 10 more issues. Additionally, upgrading the BIOS (for any vendo... Read more

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I bought a used HP Elitebook 2570p from an Ebay seller, but this has the BIOS administrator password set. Is there any way to remove the password, or reset the BIOS? I've tried a couple of tools I found on the internet, which didn't work (didn't brick anything either) and the vendor says they don't have the password. They'll take it back, but I'd like to get it to work if I can. I have the SKU, serial an UUID. Thanks

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HiI have a HP Pavilion 13-a013cl laptop that I am locked out of because of the BIOS password. The error code is 84082688. Thanks in advance for the help! Chad

A:BIOS password reset

@digitaldoc Enter   31980208

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I have a Dell xps m140 that I have forgotten the bios password to, I tried removing CMOS and now I get a black screen that says invalid configuration use setup but nothing is working. #181XT91-595B this is the code I'm getting on login screen. Your help will be appreciated, thank you.

A:Bios Password Reset

GLAMMA0216,
You will need to contact Dell Support by phone for resetting the bios password. They will verify ownership and then provide information for resetting the bios password or clearing it.
Dell Support Services

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CNU941B2YL i need the reset for this laptop I can't remember password













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A:reset password for bios

Hi, In that case, check the following. 1.  The halt code ( generated after 3 incorrect entries ) that you've posted is definetely correct. 2.  You entering the code on a QWERTY keyboard. 3.  Shut down the notebook, unplug the AC Adapter and then remove the battery.  Hold  down the Power button for 30 seconds.  Plug in the AC Adapter ( leave the battery out for the moment ), start the notebook and try entering the code again. 4.  Try entering the code via an external usb QWERTY keyboard. Regards, DP-K

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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!











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@blixit? Enter    24199904 Regards, DP-K

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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











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A:BIOS password reset. Pls help

Hi: Enter this unlock passcode... 76042001

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Hello, would someone help me with BIOS password reset? I already tried removing BIOS battery, CMOS Jumper and also CMOS PWD, but nothing didnt reset password (removing battery only reseted password). And if it would help my version of BIOS is: J01 v02.28If someone know what i should do please answer. Thanks.

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













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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.

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I need to reset the bios password on an HP Mini 5103, serial number CNU046407G    Thank you.

A:RESET BIOS PASSWORD

@banerr? Look here. http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/HP-5101-5102-5103-BIOS-password-... REO

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