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HP ELITEBOOK 8540P BIOS PASSWORD UNLOCK

HP ELITEBOOK 8540P

Hello everyone and kudos on all the good work and value you've been adding to the HP community. Please I've got an issue with my laptop which is an Elitebook 8540p. All of a sudden it developed a BIOS password issue and now I can't access the bios. Pls how do I remove/disable it ?

 

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MODEL: HP Elitebook 8540p

S/NO: [edit]
P/NO: WH130AW#ABA

 

Many thanks in advance.

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HP ELITEBOOK 8540P BIOS PASSWORD UNLOCK

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 was 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 removing passwords.

Rule 4.d...

 

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

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