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RobertGamingRO
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How do i unlock the advanced bios settings?

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Hp pavilion 15-bc415nq
Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit)

I want to change the sata or ahci whatever settings idk how they are named because i want to turn my laptop into a hackintosh i have a full done efi but that setting is wrong and my hard drive isnt detected and i want to change that and only that i know its my fault if i brick my laptop and i will assume please tell me how do i change it or get into the advanced settings 

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@RobertGamingRO 

Sorry, but apart from business notebooks and some high-end gaming PCs, accessing Advanced BIOS option on HP PCs is not possible.

Some OEMs lock out the advanced BIOS options to prevent customers from making changes to options that can destabilize or otherwise damage the PC -- and then send it back for repair under warranty claiming they did nothing to it.

I know only SOME of the advanced options are risky, but it's simpler to disable access to ALL advanced options than to allow/disallow on an individual option basis.

That's the course of action that HP has chosen. No one from here is going to provide you any means of getting around that.



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