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Member Since: ‎10-27-2017
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How to remove Bios Password for Elitebook 8570w

Product Name: Elitebook 8570w
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit)

hello hp community I am stuck in this problem I bought this Elitebook 8570w but its bios is password protected and no one has answered this question how to remove it, I have searched the web but after a month I didn`t get any result for this. make sure I have tried Biosconfigutility but nothing happened there is an error "Unable to process command. Password is set, but no password file is provided".

 

NOTE: 1. Make sure I don`t want to change any hardware.

              2. I can`t change boot order using Biosconfigutility  my boot order is 

 

Notebook Upgrade Bay
Notebook Hard Drive

USB Floppy
 

any solution would be appreciated

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Member Since: ‎12-04-2012
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Re: How to remove Bios Password for Elitebook 8570w

Enter the incorrect password THREE times.

After you do, a numeric code will be displayed.

Post that code here.

One of the "experts" on this forum will use that code to tell you a different password that you will need to enter.

Once you have entered BIOS SETUP mode, set a new password.

 

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Member Since: ‎12-25-2017
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Re: How to remove Bios Password for Elitebook 8570w

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Greetings!

Your situation is not simple, so be patient during the answer arrives (which is not guaranteed).

 

Nowadays business series notebook pc's has tougher security protection, error code not necessarily exists / help.
Hopefully the this link will give you some helpful advices.

 

Anyway as a temporary solution, boot order can be modified dynamicaly on startup via F9 boot menu. You can read about dynamic and static boot order eg. in this manual.

 

Best luck!

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