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HP EliteBook 820 G3
Microsoft Windows 7 (64-bit)

Hi i have forgotten my bios password and now i cant boot from usb. Havent needed to use it a long time and uups just cant remeber it. Can you please help me.!!

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Welcome to the HP Support Community @SePhiRoT1971

 

For that model you will need to contact HP in your region and they should be able to send you a customized SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password.

 

Contact Support >> http://www8.hp.com/us/en/contact-hp/ww-contact-us.html

 

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

 

Just to note:

 

Do not try removing the RTC/BIOS battery.  As it will not remove the password, but it may reset the clock and as SMC files are time coded, a large disparity between the system clock and the time encoded in the SMC may cause it to fail.

 

REO

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