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Where is the CMOS located on the sony vaio pcg-7g1m

I formated my harddrive but forgot my bios password.

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Forgot bios for sony vgn-SR19XN


Bios passwords on laptops are only over rode by the the manufacture. This is because they are easy theft items. IBM for instance have a government contract so they will never offer you support for that. You can prove ownership to Sony they may have a master password. Good luck though not heard any company yet that will give that info over the phone. There is NO work around for a that other than Sony doing it.

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Hi, i have sony vaio pcg-7142l laptop i forgoton the bios password,i removed the cmos bettery but its still locked so please help me?


The BIOS password, must be reset at a Sony Service center: View Document 0 185182553. I can't find locations, so contact Sony Technical Support for help: Sony eSupport - Electronics - Select Your Model.

Dec 20, 2013 | Sony VAIO PCG-K33 Notebook

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Resetting sony vaio bios pass


Contact Sony for a one-time BIOS password would be your last hope.

Apr 26, 2013 | Computers & Internet

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I forgot my sony vaio bios password


Remove the battery, remove the power cord and start taking the laptop apart. You will need to remove the CMOS battery located on the motherboard and let it sit for an hour or two. Then but it all back together. The CMOS battery is a silver battery about the size of a nickel.

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HAVE TRIED CHANGE THE CMOS BATTEWHAT CAN I DO NXTRY TO REMOVE BIOS PASSWORD BUT IT COUDNT WORK,?


Sony Vaio PCG and some Vaio VGN Series use the last 7 digits of the laptop serial number to calculate the bios master password. The serial number for a Sony Vaio is often located on the bottom of the laptop on a white sticker. The serial number may also be found by removing the battery and checking in the battery compartment. The link to unlockbiosrecovery.com below works on the following models:
PCG-C, PCG-F, PCG-GR, PCG-GRS, PCG-GRT, PCG-GRV, PCG-GRX, PCG-GRZ, PCG-N, PCG-NV205, PCG-QR, PCG-R, PCG-SR, PCG-SRX, PCG-TR, PCG-V, PCG-VX, PCG-X, PCG-Z, VGN-B, VGN-FS, VGN-S, VGN-T, VGN-TX1, VGN-X
I use http://www.unlockbiosrecovery.com/Unlock_Sony_Bios.php
For $20 they use the last 7 digits of the laptop serial number to calculate the bios master password and then email it to you in an hour. They guarantee it to work and you can call them if you have a question.

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NEED TO CLEAR BIOS PASSWORD


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BIOS passwords can be reset in two ways,
1. using software 2. using hardware.

I would first try resetting using software, here are two software's to reset or retrieve BIOS passwords.

!BIOS - is a PC BIOS toolkit offering password removal/decrypt and BIOS settings modification/backup/restore.

CmosPwd - Cmos password recovery tools

Please let us know if it works

May 12, 2011 | Sony Vaio PCG-7F1L PCG-8A1R PCG-8C3L...

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How to reset bios password on sony vaio laptop?


Hello,
Please open you vaio laptop from bellow instruction link.
http://www.insidemylaptop.com/how-take-apart-sony-vaio-vgn-sz-series-laptop/

Follow step 14
You can manege the idea about CMOS battery.

http://www.insidemylaptop.com/disassemble-sony-vaio-vgn-bx-series-laptop/

Follow step 11

But this is your actual model
http://www.insidemylaptop.com/?s=PCG-K33+PC+Notebook
Just remove the Cmos battery And wit 2 minutes again fit the battery .Your password will be soon reset.

Hope it will help you.

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Need drivers for sony pcg-7g1m notebook, can any one please help


Drivers for Sony Vaio

You can download the drivers from above link

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Regarding the Hidden partition
You can reformat the Vaio back to it's original state by going to All Programs -> Vaio Recovery Tool -> Vaio Recovery Utility and choosing either Recover Drive C:\ only or to recover the whole computer back to factory settings

Oct 05, 2009 | Sony Computers & Internet

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I need to flush my bios.forgot password. Sony vaio pcg-7g1m


Try This:
Reseat the CMOS battary:

How to Change/Reset a BIOS password Posted on 30 December 2008
Tags: Tech News, Tutorials If you are a normal computer user who has forgot his BIOS password and you are unable to access to your BIOS, then you need a simple way to change your BIOS. Its not that hard because you just need a simple trick to reset your BIOS password.
Open your CPU cabinet after switching OFF the power and then try to locate the CPU battery which can be found very easily. Once you locate your battery you need to remove it once and restart your PC without the battery.

cmos-battery-check.png Note : Once you remove your battery from the mother board, you will find that all your time settings in your computer would be lost, and some softwares may stop working which are based on your computer time.
bios-password-change.png

You need to shut down your PC again and now add back the battery which will enable you the time saving feature and also reset your BIOS password.

Feb 22, 2009 | Sony VAIO VGN-AR230G Notebook

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