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Benty_Elysee
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How to reset my bios password

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Hp Laptop ProBook 6470b
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Hi guys!! now I am  currently student  but I am devastated for forgetting my bios password. I just want to access my bios. Please  please anyone who can help me to reset my bios password?  I have Hp ProBook 6470b. thank you!!

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@Benty_Elysee 

Too late now -- you should have made a record of it!

 

BIOS and power-on passwords are contained in the firmware that is present inside the BIOS chips -- which are soldered to the motherboard and thus, are not replaceable. So, you can't just buy a replacement chip and swap them. Also, neither your nor HP can reset the BIOS password on the current motherboard. Thus, replacement of the motherboard is required with one that has a BIOS chip that does not have a password in the firmware. This is very expensive to do and can often cost more than simply replacing the PC

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 anything for you -- but we can not assist in that in any way.



I am a volunteer and I do not work for, nor represent, HP
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Thank you for visiting the HP Support Community.

 

According to the Community's Rules of Participation:

 

4d. No posts shall include instructions or directions intended to bypass or subvert security measures, including passwords, locking mechanisms, fingerprint scans, etc., or to bypass any safety measures.

 

Therefore, this topic is being locked. If you would like help resetting the password on your product, please Contact HP support in your region. 

 

 

I work on behalf of HP.
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