Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Level 1
3 0 0 0
Message 1 of 2
Flag Post


Is there a bypass to the 2 hour wait if you put in your pin too many times i realized what it was.

HP Recommended
HP stream
Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit)

i put in my pin number too many times to login to my computer and realized what it was is there a way around the 2 hour wait

Level 16
Level 16
30,405 30,312 2,771 6,702
Message 2 of 2
Flag Post
HP Recommended


Basically -- NO.  There is no workaround to this. It's a "security measure" that Microsoft introduced to discourage some who stole a PC from entering the PIN over and over until they guess the right one.

***If my post helped, click the thumbs-up symbol to say thanks***

***Please mark Accept As Solution if my post solved your problem***

I am a volunteer and I do not work for, nor represent, HP
Warning Be alert for scammers posting fake support phone numbers and/or email addresses on the community. If you think you have received a fake HP Support message, please report it to us by clicking on "Flag Post".
† The opinions expressed above are the personal opinions of the authors, not of HP. By using this site, you accept the Terms of Use and Rules of Participation