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Czompi
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HP ProBook 640 G1 laptop BIOS password reset

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ProBook 640 G1
Microsoft Windows 8.1 (64-bit)

Hi,

 

I obtained a used HP ProBook 640 G1 laptop form a local seller and this laptop has a BIOS password. How can I remove it?

 

Thanks in advance.

 

Regards,

Dave

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Paul_Tikkanen
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Hi:

 

Unfortunately, there is nothing we can do to help you, since HP will no longer supply the required SMC.bin file that is used to clear the BIOS password.

 

That is the only way it could be done.

 

HP issued this document recently...

 

https://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c06368824

 

Also the forum rules were amended on 1 March 2019, which no longer allow us to help with providing unlock codes, etc., to clear BIOS passwords. Rule 4.d...

 

https://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/custom/page/page-id/hp.rulespage

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