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The system is lock and give this code :

5E4BEA7C 

 

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 Hi,

 

Enter:

 

42525375

 

 

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@FrankTes

 

Sorry but there is no password generator for HEX codes.

 

I have read that removing the BIOS/RTC battery has worked.

 

If not.

 

Contact HP and they should be able to send you a customized SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password.

 

 http://welcome.hp.com/country/w1/en/contact_us.html

 

When talking to the HP rep ask them to escalate your service request.

 

REO

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Excuse me, do i have to restart the computer to enter this code ?

I restart and enter the code you give and it does not work and give me this new code :  5B5250A0

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@FrankTes

 

Please read my other post above.

 

Look at page 40 in your manual to remove the BIOS/RTC battery.

 

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