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Xalik
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BIOS Password reset

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Probook 450 G2
Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit)

Recently I tried to update my BIOS, but forgot a password. Is there any way to do it without a password?
Model: HSTNN-C82C

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@Xalik 

Not if the BIOS is password protected.

 

For BIOS or power-on password resets, because the password is encoded onto a chip on the motherboard, replacement of that motherboard is required. HP does not reset the BIOS password on the current motherboard.

If you are not prepared to spend the money to get HP to replace the motherboard, you would have to take the PC to a local repair facility to see if they can do it for you -- but we can not assist in that in any way.

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