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Damian_VLQZ
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BIOS Password Reset

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I need help resetting my pw in order to update my BIOS, I think its the reason why I keep getting BSOD.

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Hi,

 

Unfortunately,  business machines have more stringent security than consumer models - they don't produce 'halt codes', the password cannot be derived from the Serial No. and the code is stored in non-volatile memory so removing the RTC cell will not reset the password in this case.

 

You'll need to Contact HP Business support - they should be able to send you a customised SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password.

 

Regards,

 

DP-K

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