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Q: reset password bios

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

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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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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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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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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.

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.

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Hi: hp 650 pass in bios error 63593559 please

A:bios password reset

Hi, Enter  72491599 Regards, DP-K

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Please!!! Need help ASAP! OK, so quick backstory. About a year ago my Dell Inspiron 15 was stolen from someone I knew that is now is jail. I got it back a couple of months after it was stolen. I went to boot it up and sign in but all that popped up was a black screen with a blue rectangle in the middle saying "Enter Current Password". I didn't know the password as I never set one. I contacted relatives  of his that I knew and they gave me the 3 passwords he usually uses.  None of them worked. Idk if he tried to wipe the hard-drive or what.  I assume he was planning on selling it. After that I kinda put it aside for awhile because I didn't  really need a laptop at the time. But 10 months later and now I REALLY need it because I'm starting school soon. I don't care if I lose everything on it, just need it to work again.  Based on my research I think my BIOS needs to be reset.  Can a Dell expert please help me? It would REALLY be appreciated.

A:BIOS Password Reset

You need to place a voice call to Dell support -- be prepared to verify your ownership of the system (that will be required before the master password is provided to you).

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Hello,
 
How can i retrieve or reset my BIOS password. 
 
MOdel - EliteBook 8460p
Serial # [Personal Information Removed]
 
thanks much. 

A:BIOS Password reset

@Jassboy4u? 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. 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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hello everyone.i have a Toshiba Satellite A215 S5822 .i forgot my bios password i cannot open my laptop.i tried to desolder cmos battery discharge 24 hours no not working still "enter password.i tried to jumper b500 but not working.please can you help me? i really need my laptop back it was my birthday gift from my birthday.thank you for reading.please message me.thank you for reading
 

A:help how to reset bios password

Already being helped here? http://forums.techguy.org/hardware/1064262-toshiba-satellite-a215-s5822.html
 

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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

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Hi guys, I don´t know if this thread is in right place, if it is not mods can move it.I need to know how to reset password for bios for HP ProBook 4320s.

A:How to reset bios password

@Spaha? I could not find one in the warehouse so I could not test this. 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 I must inform you that these services a... Read more

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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. 

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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.

Forum Rules

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 forgot administrator password System key 61082716











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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.

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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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Comes up with system disabled 07926 the s/n is CNF7510ZJV. ANYTHING I CAN DO?

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

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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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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!
 
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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...












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I put a password on my bios page and can't remeber what it was. (was kinda drunk at the time) I have W3506 2.5Gig celron radeon200expres motherboard. Does anyone know how I can reset the password so I can reset to factory default? EMACHINES wants $100 to answer this question, WTF?, Oh forgot OS is XP sp3.
 

A:Reset BIOS password

OS doesn't matter, since BIOS is actually running underneath it. I can't help you past that, though.
 

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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!
 
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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...













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My model is 15-an050nr. I forgot my password. So I need to reset BIOS password. Let me know the solution.

A:I need to reset BIOS password.

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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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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hola amigo como recupero la clave del bios me podria ayudar  gracias
BIOS para restablecer una contraseña de la HP EliteBook 2540p: seriaal; Gracias

A:BIOS Password Reset

@Nick50

Thank you for visiting our English HP Support Forum. We are only able to reply to posts written in English. To ensure a quick response it would be advisable to post your question in English. The following links are here to assist you if you prefer to post in the following Language Forum.
 

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[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.

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Please, i need to enable firmware Virtualization for hyper-V.  I need  the BIOS Administrator's password to  be able to enable the virtualization. Your help and advice will be welcome.

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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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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

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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

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

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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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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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i need help removing the bios password bc i need to make sure my ssd is on a certain mode

A:Bios Password Reset

Hello @Laytonl98  Welcome to the HP Support forum. Thank you for posting. Most business class notebooks (including yours Probook and Elitebook) have better security. They cannot be reset in the forum.You will have to contact HP Support for business  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 collect some data and then it will be able to send you a customised SMC.bin file and instructions which you can use  to reset the password. Note that it may take a couple of days for the process to be fully completed.  Hope this helps. Let me know if you face any issues. Don't hesitate to post again.

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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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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 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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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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I forgot my BIOS Password. After trying 3 times, i got this number: 55221690My laptop is a HP G3 255 running Windows 10.











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A:HPP 255 G3 BIOS Password Reset

Hi, Enter  40189216 Regards, DP-K

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I forgot my BIOS password and after failing I get a system disable code of 67882305, any help would greatly appreicated so I could boot to a CD again thanks

A:Reset BIOS Password

Please try this Password :  78780921      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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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. 

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After 3 incorrect attempts, I get this code: 50855936

A:HP 250 G3 BIOS Password Reset

@DavidB314 Please try:    45733318 This may work. Regards.

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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 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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A:BIOS password reset - Need Help

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

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Hello all,

I need some help, I'm trying to remove a bios password off of a friends laptop. I have removed bios passwords before on desktops by resetting the jumper. What i would like to know is if anyone knows how to reset a bios password without tearing into the laptop and resetting the jumper. Are there any freeware tools available to flash the bios and reset it? What are my options? I would like to keep tearing the laptop apart as my last resort. Thanks in advance for the help!

Laptop Specs known:

Toshiba Satellite L505D
Windows Vista 32bit
AMD TurionX2
BIOS Specs:

Insyde H20 (no version type is shown on start up splash screen, sorry)
If you need to know more please ask.

Thanks again,

Randy.

A:Bios Password reset

you need to take the laptop apart somewhatOther than that we cannot help you It is a violation of BC's 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.I'm sorryTopic closed

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please help my hp laptop bios administration password I forgetsystem disable code - 53691793Need password to get into bios. Thank you













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A:Hp 15 bios password reset

Hi,Try: 42799315RegardsVisruth

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Reset the password of BiosS/N: (removed content)This number appear after put wrong Bios password











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A:Reset password of Bios

@edylick? Enter   e9lovgv0h6 Use that code to go into the BIOS.Disable all passwords that are enabled.If asked for the CURRENT password use that code.If asked for NEW password just hit enter.If asked to VERIFY password just hit enter.Save and exit. REO

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