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Student
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Member Since: ‎07-12-2012
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remove password on hp probook 4530s

Hi, I have an Hp ProBook 4530s and I put a password on it through the hp protect tools. I do not want the password anymore, I do know it. But I do not want to remove my battery or any internal parts of the laptop. How can I remove it, also if you do know, can you please tell me step by step how to remove it, I am not an electronic wizard and dont know much about the laptop I have only had it a couple of weeks. Thank you so much.

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Teacher
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Member Since: ‎07-05-2012
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Re: remove password on hp probook 4530s

This is a tough one to go with but luckily, I found a solution for you. Check this thread from HP. Good luck. 

 

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-Systems-and/Removing-HP-ProtectTools/m-p/149614#M220...

Tutor
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Member Since: ‎03-05-2013
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Re: remove password on hp probook 4530s

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1.Boot the machine with your Windows Repair CD. 2.Select "Repair Mode". 3.Use "System Restore" to set Windows back to a point before you changed the password. 4.Log on with your old password. 5.Plan ahead a little and create, test and document a spare admin account, same as you have a spare house key for emergencies. If you have no reset disk, this is a better way for you. What's more, do you have another admin account on your windows 7? Login it and you can reset other user accounts password easily. [Content Removed]

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