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Ali_Eltaie
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Registered: ‎12-16-2013
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Reset bios password for HP EliteBook 8760W

Hi, 

 

I have a problem with my laptop the bios password das not wrok any more and i cant remmember the bios admin password. 

 

I need a costum password reset voor my laptop specifiek. 

 

can any one help me with this? 

 

Thanx! 

 

Ali 

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gemcity
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Registered: ‎12-16-2013
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Re: Reset bios password for HP EliteBook 8760W

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I can help

 please send me an email

 

 

P.S. Thank you for helping Ali EltaieIt would be nice if the discussion is not diverted to personal email ids. This could potentially generate spam mails for you and is best to resolve the issues within the forum, this way, other members too will learn from the answers that come by. - HP Forum Moderator

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sebOM
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Registered: ‎01-13-2014
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Re: Reset bios password for HP EliteBook 8760W

Hi

 

I have the same problem with HP 8760W

you have a solution for me please

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soccer_dan
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Registered: ‎04-01-2011
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Re: Reset bios password for HP EliteBook 8760W

As you might surmise, security is a large issue for mobile products and any easy way to bypass a BIOS admininstrator password is counterproductive and can lead to larger problems. I would encourage you to open a support case with HP and inquire about how to obtain a tool to reset YOUR specific unit

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satishp4
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Registered: ‎05-06-2012
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Re: Reset bios password for HP EliteBook 8760W

I go with Soccer dan on this, alway make sure you contact HP support for these kind of issues.

 

I am a HP employee

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gremi35
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Re: Reset bios password for HP EliteBook 8760W

Hi,

 

I also have problem with the BIOS password on my EliteBook 8760w. I want to boot a Windows 8.1 from USB or DVD drive, but in the BIOS the USB and Optical Drive booting options are unticked, and I can't change them if I don't access as a BIOS administrator. How can I change the password or even better question, where was the password being provided to me (I'm a first customer).

 

Thank you in anticipation.

 

G35

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RE051ST
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Registered: ‎08-31-2012
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Re: Reset bios password for HP EliteBook 8760W

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Gremi.

 

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

 

Or replace the BIOS chip.

 

 http://www.ebay.com/itm/HP-Elitebook-8460p-8460w-8560p-8560w-8760w-2560p-2760p-Bios-Chip-No-Password...

 

Sorry there is nothing else we can do.

 

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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