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How to reset Bios password

Hello, I have an HP 520 laptop. My kid sister set the Bios Password and she has forgotten the password. Now, I am unable to access Bios. Please Help...
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Re: How to reset Bios password

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This should be done by a trained professional as it can only be achieved by taking apart your notebook completely (removing all components such as battery, ram, hard-drive, etc.) and removing the RTC (Real-time Clock) Battery for 5 minutes, which will clear all bios settings, resetting them back to default.

 

I would recommend that you view your notebook's service manual (pg. 29 - Unknown user password) and contact a trained computer technician to have this procedure performed.

 

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Re: How to reset Bios password

Thanks for the suggestion. I will try it out.
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Rom
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Re: How to reset Bios password

Hi there! Good day!

All you need to do is enter 3 incorrect passwords and get the error code generated. It will be used to to generate a master password.

Send the code to the link below and see further instructions on how to get the bios password for your computer. They can be able to provide easy-to-follow instructions on how to get your BIOS password.

http://www.out-of-warranty.com/hp-compaq-and-mini-bios-password-retrieval-for-forgotten-passwords/

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Angela
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Re: How to reset Bios password

Need help to reset bios password it gives a  halt code of 98111646
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Re: How to reset Bios password

@a33safart33,

 

Be aware that this is not supported by HP and you try it at your own risk.

 

Try entering:           27879288

 

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Hi there i have forgotten my password and now i keep getting error code [ 86734382 ]

can u please help me as i need to use it for my work thanks for your time and help ...

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@roundeye 

 

Enter:     39692904

 

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Hi there i have forgotten my password and now i keep getting error code [ 50790532 ]

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Re: How to reset Bios password

AR try.

 

45698514

 

REO

 

 

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