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probook 4330s bios password

HP ProBook 4330s Notebook PC
Microsoft Windows 7 (64-bit)


 i have hp probook 4330s  and i have a password in the bios 

 can anyone help me to remove the password cause i forgot it  

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probook 4330s bios password

Hello @hpayman,




We are sorry as there is no master password or generator for EliteBooks or ProBooks.


HP Business Notebooks such as Probooks  or Elitebooks have more stringent security than consumer models infact they don't produce 'halt codes', the password cannot be derived from the Serial Number and the code is stored in non-volatile memory so removing the RTC cell will not reset the password in this case.



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


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




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probook 4330s bios password

 please how i can get ta smc.bin by contacting HP


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