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unlock a password protected probook 4530s HELP!!

I bought this used and was told it was clean. Well its not. Not I cant even get past the the first step! Still has password from previous owner. Won't even load windows. How can I get past this??? Help!
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Re: unlock a password protected probook 4530s HELP!!

Shell.

 

If it is a BIOS or power-on password you have a few options???

 

There are no master password generators for ProBooks or EliteBooks and most business class laptops.

 

You will need to contact HP.

 

http://www8.hp.com/us/en/contact-hp/ww-contact-us.html?jumpid=reg_r1002_usen_c-001_title_r0003

 

Or look at this link.

 

http://forums.mydigitallife.info/threads/49497-HP-Probook-Elitebook-BIOS-Password-Reset-Utility

 

I have a master external USB HDD with his programs that I have removed hundreds of passwords with Mazzif's help.

 

Mazzif’s program will detect your UUID, Serial Number and model number then use that information to produce an .exe file to clear the password.

 

If you find it to be too technical then.

 

Replace the BIOS chip.

 

 http://www.ebay.com/itm/HP-Probook-4230s-4330s-4430s-4530s-4730s-5330m-5320m-5310m-Bios-Chip-No-Pass...

 

If you have good soldering skills order the BIOS chip. You will receive a picture of the chips location after purchase.

 

REO

 

I must inform you that these services are not endorsed by HP, and that HP is not responsible for any damage that may arise to your system by using these services. Please be aware that you do this at your own risk.

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Re: unlock a password protected probook 4530s HELP!!

Could I get a copy of this program from you?

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