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Factory reset cq56 asking for admin password

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Trying to factory reset this computer and it's asking for admin password can I get around that to do the reset
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Factory reset cq56 asking for admin password

Tracysmith

 

Sorry, but that's how it works -- so someone else can't force YOUR PC to reset itself without entering the correct password.

 

If you tell us WHY you are doing the reset, we might be able to help.

 

We can proceed when you provide the information.

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