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Resetting sony vaio bios pass

Can't reset BIOS password on Sony vaio PCG-71912v. Tried taking out CMOS battery. Used calculator which gives you password when you enter last seven digits of your laptop. Both methods didn't work. Password still exists((( Please help to reset it:(

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

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I have set the password for administrator when i entered the bios set up. you can change its setting but not the configuration unless you've entered the password. you can't change the password with a new one if you cant enter the old password. Next time dont forget your password because laptops has its security even when stolen you cant open its bios set up if its protected by password. CMOS battery is in the mother board. You need a service technician to open your laptop to reset the bios setup battery.

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You'll need to contact Sony to reset a BIOS password. You can contact them here:

http://esupport.sony.com/perl/select-system.pl?PRODTYPE=1,24,26,66,9,70,5,72

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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.

Posted on Feb 22, 2009

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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.

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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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Hi,
Welcome to FixYa!
Are you the one who set up the BIOS password? If not, unfortunately, there's no way for us to retrieved the password. The only way you can reset the password to default settings is to reseat the CMOS battery on the motherboard, its a circular thing that looks like a battery of a watch,sometimes a pin hold it, just detached it then wait for at least 30 minutes then connect it back again,
Note: Before you reseat the CMOS battery,make sure that everything is unplugged on the computer, like AC adapter,battery and all external devices...
Hope this will help...Thank you for using Fixya...

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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

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How do you reset the CMOS of the Sony PCG-7142L without removing the CMOS battery or disassembling the unit?


To reset the cmos, enter the bios menu and select "Default Settings", press F10 and exit.

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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.

Dec 26, 2010 | Sony VAIO PCG-K33 Notebook

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To reset the BIOS read the information from this link.

In case of your laptop the easiest method would be using software from Hiren's Boot CD as it's pretty hard to open it up and reach for the CMOS battery or the jumper.

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You could try removing the cmos battery for a few minutes and letting it reset your bios. Not sure if you feel comfortable enough messing arounnd on the motherboard though.

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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.

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