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HP / Dell / etc. laptop password help thread

By Julio Franco
Aug 1, 2008
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  1. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 18,353

  2. o4u2sweat

    o4u2sweat Newcomer, in training Posts: 17


    I have not heard of anyone who has a bios password on the laptop that is able to boot beyond the screen. Also by default the USB and other devices are at the bottom of the boot order so I don't see how it would work if the first boot device is bootable but not accessable. Please give insight if you have any.
  3. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 18,353

    The only way this is possible. Is if the boot priority had CD first already configured in Bios settings
    Since about 2000 onwards, all (most) Bios settings have been set for CD as first boot option
    All free options should be tried first :grinthumb
  4. Obi

    Obi TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 200

    if there is Lan or Floppy set as first boot option and you need those DST files, follow the Link in Julio┬┤s Post.
  5. windstarr69

    windstarr69 Newcomer, in training

    Hi
    Please help me
    I need the bios password for my HP compaq nx9010 laptop
    hash code is 00040

    many thanks
  6. klevy

    klevy Newcomer, in training

    Hi

    I have nx9010 which my friend accidentally activated bios password without knowing what she was doing. Now I need a password to break through...
    The hash code is 07894
    Please help me out of this misery. I spent three days and nights to look for the resources.

    Bunch a thanks
  7. hpgl

    hpgl Newcomer, in training Posts: 111

    HP [07894] password: sixes

  8. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 18,353

    I thought you were a "Computer Reseller" That's what you posted elsewhere :confused:
    Anyway glad hpgl solved it for you

    For all others: Read: Dell Bios Password removal. Read this first BEFORE posting.
    I updated the post too, to include HP ;)
  9. krimson

    krimson Newcomer, in training

    Toshiba Bios Reset

    Can anybody help with a Toshiba A205-S5825 Bios Password?
  10. hpgl

    hpgl Newcomer, in training Posts: 111

    This Toshiba can be unlocked by shorting special pad. Detailed instruction under NDA.
  11. joey12

    joey12 Newcomer, in training

    omnibook 6100 hash 08958

    can any one out there help me and provide the master password,
    (willing to make a donation)

    Thanks in advance,

    Joey12

    Moderator Edit:
    TechSpot forums are FREE, there is no Donation option either

    All members should look here first: http://www.techspot.com/vb/post610782-4.html
    .
     
  12. krimson

    krimson Newcomer, in training

    Not sure what NDA is?
  13. davem

    davem Newcomer, in training

    dell laptop

    Ok consider me illeterate when it comes to computers.
    I have a Dell Lattitude cpi d266xt. I have tryed everything on this forum to remove all passwords.I got rid of all but 2.It has windows nt and the password is unknown to me.The other password is to unlock the bios,its the administrator password.
    This computer was found in a trash dump.
    Here is what I have on it.
    The Dell lbl p/n 2617p
    mod#ppl
    dp/n 0009321c-12800-94q-2068
    Another tag has wf37j
    What I am trying to do is switch the main boot to the cd and format the hard drive to install windows 98.
    Can this be done? If so any help would be great..
    Thanks in advance.
  14. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 18,353

    Try these two master passwords for Latitude CP:
    LATITUDE CP: 1HE0ZZ3D
    LATITUDE CPia: 7507EC6K

    Otherwise try the generator attachment in here: http://www.techspot.com/vb/topic90285.html (note it should be at the bottom of the thread)
  15. Julio Franco

    Julio Franco TechSpot Editor Topic Starter Posts: 6,525   +313

  16. vbunn1214

    vbunn1214 Newcomer, in training

    SOS

    HPGL,

    Word is that you are the man, to help me. I have a Omnibook xe4500 with hash code (04361) and I need the BIOS password. Can you please help, I would greatly appreciate it. Thanks.for all the help you provide others.

    vbunn1214
  17. season45

    season45 Newcomer, in training

    Administrator Password

    Hi! everyone, does anybody knows an administrative password for Service Tag #BJT3RC1-595B Dell D620 Laptop ( grey screen on post) no-way around this need password to proceed (Latitude.exe doesn't work with this model and the short cut)shorting the EEprom doesn't work. Dell will not help without a reciept of purchase
  18. damaznblkman

    damaznblkman Newcomer, in training

    Intro with a request to reopen a closed thread

    I am new to posting here and am interested in gaining more knowledge about computers. i am in a fix that only the gurus here seem to be able to help me with. after searching the postings and google results as instructed by the moderators here have said to do, i am still unable to overcome my problem. if one of the greats would be so kind as to grant me an audience for a hash code for the nx9010. I have searched and am unable to make headway due to my level of ignorance. I have worked very hard to adhere to the decision of the moderators, however, with out some direct aid, i am lost. the hash code is 00202. i have searched, and yet, I have been unable to find a solution. Please, forgive me for asking for an answer that has been closed. i await a response with hope, humility and respect. to the gods of techspot, I ask of you to please have a bit of sympathy for your humble minion and reveal to me the how to and/or means, if not the answer, for acquiring the solution for the hash code above.
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