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Take out the cover & take out the cmos battery (approx 1.5 cm wide shining button like thing ) .ur pc wount trouble u again.

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When I turn on the laptop it starts to come on then asks for password. what do i do. it will not let me go into setup with out password either


Sounds like someone has set a BIOS power on password. I suggest that you ring Toshiba, and then ask them for what the master password could be, otherwise, it will most probably have to go back to Toshiba, for the BIOS to be replaced with an unprotected copy of itself.

Oct 03, 2010 | Toshiba Satellite A215-S4747 Notebook

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Could you please guide me how to remove bois possword for travel mate5730g


Steps for Clearing BIOS Password Check
If users set BIOS Password (Supervisor Password and/or User Password) for a security reason, BIOS will ask
the password during systems POST or when systems enter to BIOS Setup menu. However, once it is
necessary to bypass the password check, users need to short the HW Gap to clear the password by the
following steps:

• Power Off a system, and remove HDD, AC and Battery from the machine.

• Open the back cover of the machine, and find out the HW Gap on M/B as picture.

• Use an electric conductivity tool to short the two points of the HW Gap.

• Plug in AC, keep the short condition on the HW Gap, and press Power Button to power on the
system till BIOS POST finish. Then remove the tool from the HW Gap.

• Restart system. Press F2 key to enter BIOS Setup menu.

• If there is no Password request, BIOS Password is cleared. Otherwise, please follow the steps and
try again.

NOTE: The steps are only for clearing BIOS Password (Supervisor Password and User Password).

Check below for the picture of the HW Password reser gap. The gap that needs to be "shorted" is G77.


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Jan 27, 2010 | Acer TravelMate 5730-6204 Notebook

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Blank screen asking for password


I presume this is the CMOS or BIOS password.
Turn the unit over and find the ram cover, remove the ram locate the two brass bars near where the ram was. Take a paper clip and bridge them to short out and reset bios password.

replace ram and turn on

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Aug 27, 2009 | Toshiba Satellite A135-S2386 Notebook...

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INITIAL SETUP PASSWORD-TOSHIBA SATELLITE A200


try checking out this link

http://www.csd.toshiba.com/cgi-bin/tais/support/jsp/modelContent.jsp?ct=SB&os=&category=&moid=1702271&rpn=PSAF0U&modelFilter=A200-ST2041&selCategory=3&selFamily=1073768663

this will resolve the issue. the good news is they are aware of it. the bad news. you gotta send in your unit to be serviced.

Good Luck!
Ruben

Jul 23, 2009 | Toshiba Satellite 2410-S203 Notebook

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Bios


You need a special dongle from Toshiba. You can make them (depending on your model) or visit a Toshiba service center and they'll remove them for I think about $100 bucks.. Some models will automatically lock up with a bios password out of no where. Toshiba knows this and if you say this they'll probably remove the passwords for FREE. Stick to your story!

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Feb 19, 2009 | Toshiba Satellite 2410-S206...

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???HDD Password???


Make a flash the BIOS. It should be underneath the keyboard. is a battery that you take for 5 seconds

Dec 22, 2008 | Toshiba Satellite 2410-S203 Notebook

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Password for setup laptop toshiba satellite p15-s479


somebody must have installed a password, but try this..

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Aug 08, 2008 | Toshiba Satellite P15-S479 Notebook

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Bios Password


Backdoor passwords

Many BIOS manufacturers have provided backdoor passwords that can be used to access the BIOS setup in the event you have lost your password. These passwords are case sensitive, so you may wish to try a variety of combinations. Keep in mind that the key associated to "_" in the US keyboard corresponds to "?" in some European keyboards. Laptops typically have better BIOS security than desktop systems, and I a not aware of any backdoor passwords that will work with name brand laptops.

WARNING: Some BIOS configurations will lock you out of the system completely if you type in an incorrect password more than 3 times. Read your manufacturers documentation for the BIOS setting before you begin typing in passwords

Award BIOS backdoor passwords:

ALFAROME ALLy aLLy aLLY ALLY aPAf _award AWARD_SW AWARD?SW AWARD SW AWARD PW AWKWARD awkward BIOSTAR CONCAT CONDO Condo d8on djonet HLT J64 J256 J262 j332 j322 KDD Lkwpeter LKWPETER PINT pint SER SKY_FOX SYXZ syxz shift + syxz TTPTHA ZAAADA ZBAAACA ZJAAADC 01322222
589589 589721 595595 598598

AMI BIOS backdoor passwords:

AMI AAAMMMIII BIOS PASSWORD HEWITT RAND AMI?SW AMI_SW LKWPETER A.M.I. CONDO

PHOENIX BIOS backdoor passwords:

phoenix, PHOENIX, CMOS, BIOS

MISC. COMMON PASSWORDS

ALFAROME BIOSTAR biostar biosstar CMOS cmos LKWPETER lkwpeter setup SETUP Syxz Wodj

OTHER BIOS PASSWORDS BY MANUFACTURER

Manufacturer Password
VOBIS & IBM merlin
Dell Dell
Biostar Biostar
Compaq Compaq
Enox xo11nE
Epox central
Freetech Posterie
IWill iwill
Jetway spooml
Packard Bell bell9
QDI QDI
Siemens SKY_FOX
TMC BIGO
Toshiba Toshiba

TOSHIBA BIOS

Most Toshiba laptops and some desktop systems will bypass the BIOS password if the left shift key is held down during boot

IBM APTIVA BIOS

Press both mouse buttons repeatedly during the boot
Good Luck!

Apr 08, 2008 | Toshiba SATELLITE A10 A15 A20 A25 A35 A40...

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