Question about Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Upgraded Sony Vaio to windows 8. Need password to access PC which I either never had or have forgotten. How can I get passed this. Disc is still in drive and cannot eject.

Posted by on

  • David Hendren
    David Hendren Oct 20, 2013

    How do I get to the BIOS page. Not sure what this is.

  • Ankit
    Ankit Oct 23, 2013

    As you are using Sony VAIO so it must be F1 or F2 or might be F3 key.. You have to repeatedly tapping this key while you will start the computer (immediately while you will see the SONY VAIO startup screen)

×

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Greenhorn:

    A rookie expert who has answered 20 questions on their first day.

    Cheetah:

    An expert who has answered 20 or more questions within one hour.

  • Expert
  • 57 Answers

I believe you are talking about computer start password.

You can reset it by resetting BIOS.

You can go to BIOS and reset it by pressing the key (it must be indicating on the BIOS page)

Posted on Oct 20, 2013

Testimonial: "How do I get to the BIOS page. I am not computer literate."

4 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

yboyandrei
  • 828 Answers

SOURCE: ASUS EEE PC 4G Password recovery!

its all technician consultation and for me remove the CR2032 battery inside the laptop to reset the biois inside... or press F8 to go safe mode and remove the previous password to enter at administrator...

Posted on Jun 16, 2009

  • 1 Answer

SOURCE: I want to Down DRIVERS for Sony VAIO Version PCG-7L1M

jshajhva

Posted on Jul 22, 2009

asingh1225
  • 122 Answers

SOURCE: Sony Vaio VGN-FE770G windows 7 upgrade problems

hello, try the link below;

ftp://download.sony.com/US/pc/TIDMSC-01424702-US.EXE

the driver above is for vista and should work with windows 7.
I hope this helps.
Kind regards,

Amar Sondhi

Posted on Dec 14, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

Tip

Sony VAIO Password Reset


<p>Many computer users like the Sony <b>VAIO all-in-one desktop PC</b>. While, the tricky thing is that we commonly meet the <a href="http://www.windowspasswordrecovery.net/">Sony password reset</a> or <i>VAIO password reset</i> problem. We have to take much time on searching solutions on how to reset lost/forgotten Sony password for Win 7, Win XP, and Vista, etc. laptop, notebook or VAIO all-in-one desktop PC. There collects some solutions on Sony Windows password reset. <br /> <p>Solution 1: <b>Sony password reset disk</b> to help recover password <br /> It should be an easy-to-use method to reset forgotten Sony Windows password. And if you did not create this Sony password recovery disk before you lose password, this method will not work for you. Now, we share the steps to create and use a <i>Sony Win 7 password reset</i> disk together.<br /> A. Insert a CD/DVD/USB key into the driver. <br /> B. Click Start - Control Panel - User Accounts and Family Safety - User Accounts.<br /> C. On the left pane, select "Create a password reset disk" - "Forgotten Password Wizard".<br /> D. Click "Next" and follow the Wizard to create password reset disk.<br /> Now, the Windows 7 password reset disk is created. When we forgot Sony Windows 7 PC password on the login screen and input an incorrect password, click "Reset Windows Password" and insert the password reset disk. The Password Reset Wizard will guide you create a new password to recover the lost password. <br /> <p>Solution 2: Accounts with administrative rights help <b>recover Sony password</b><br />Only the accounts with administrative privileges (built-in or defaulted account included) can help us to recover lost password and do more operation on PC. The guess account will not. Take <i>Sony Windows XP password reset</i> as example:<br /> A. Start -&gt; Control Panel -&gt; Administrative Tools -&gt; Computer Management.<br /> B. Double click Local Users and Groups -&gt; folder Users.<br /> C. Right click the account user name which password was lost, and then click Set Password.<br /> D. Reset password - keep New Password and Confirm Password blank.<br /> E. After finished, restart PC and login. <br /> <p>Solution 3: <b>Reset Sony password</b> with Windows Password Recovery Tool<br />The easy, safe and quick way to recover our locked laptop password is to use the top-rated Windows password recovery tool: Ainorsoft Windows Password Recovery. It supports not only Windows 7, XP and Vista, etc. also the Windows Server domain password reset.<br /> A. Download <a href="http://windowspasswordrecovery.net/">Windows Password Recovery</a>; install it on an accessible PC and burn its ISO image file to a bootable CD/DVD or USB Flash Drive; <br /> B. Boot the burned CD/DVD or USB Flash Drive from the locked computer; <br /> C. Reset Sony password with the disk. <br /> <p>Easy! We will be relaxed when meet <a href="http://windowspasswordrecovery.net/">Sony password reset</a> issues. To unlock or bypass forgotten Sony password is just a piece of cake now! <br />

on Apr 14, 2011 | Sony VAIO Notebook

1 Answer

I have a sony vaio and have just upgraded to windows 8. It keeps asking for a password which I either never had or have forgotten. How can I bypass this.


You can try clearing the password with offline nt. Its a bootable cd that will look into the registry and give you the option to delete the password. You can find it and a detailed walkthrough at
http://pogostick.net/~pnh/ntpasswd/

Oct 19, 2013 | Video Game Consoles & Games

1 Answer

I don't my password that i setup with my computer and it want let me in what dod i do it says i can reset it with a flask drive but i dont have one is there another way


First, please confirm that your laptop has Windows 8. If so, we need to know what password it is you have forgotten. Is it the password the one for Windows 8 where you have a mostly blue screen and a white box in the center for your password?

Sep 25, 2013 | Sony VAIO VGN-N130G/W Notebook

2 Answers

Forgot Sony Vaio password


I met the same difficulty for the previous period,and I know the easy an effive method that you can use Windows Password Reset to solve it by the Internet,while the use method is following.
Tip1:Download Windows Password Reset from http://www.windowspasswordreset.net and install it on other unlocked computer.
Tip2:Burn Windows Password Reset to CD/DVD or USB.
Tip3:Insert newly created CD/DVD or USB to your computer which you forgot its password and reboot it,and follow the instruction that follows.
I hope it can help you soon.

Jul 25, 2012 | Sony Computers & Internet

2 Answers

Ive upgraded my xp home edition sony vaio pcv-v1/G with windows vista home premium ....how do i get it back to xp it wont let me load xp back onto it since i upgraded thanks


Did you reformat the entire hard drive when you installed Vista? If you formatted the recovery partition you won't be able to go back without a Xp installation disc.

Aug 08, 2011 | Sony VAIO PCV-V100G (PCVV100GKIT1) PC...

1 Answer

How do i prevent a forgotten password on the administrative without a reset disk


Hi that_1red_bo,

I think you can create a reset disc using a USB flash drive incase you forget your password you can use that USB to reset your password for your machine with out having to reinstall windows all over again on the issue.

  • Turn your computer ON and log into Windows 7
  • Insert a USB flash drive into your computer any size would do fine, this will only take a small portion for the reset disc and can still be used for saving other files on the USB.
  • Click Start, Control Panel, User Accounts and Family Safety, User Accounts, Create a password reset disk.
this should create a USB reset Disc for you windows, and still let you use your Flash drive to save files that you will carry anywhere that you need access to.

I hope this will be Helpful to your quetion.

thanks.

Apr 07, 2011 | Sony VAIO VGC-RB40 PC Desktop

1 Answer

Same problem with sony vaio laptop but O/S is vista...sure cud use some help.....tks forgotten password


At one time I forgot my vista password and I use Windows Login Recovery to create a password reset disk. With the disk I successfully reset my forgotten password. Hope to help you.

Nov 08, 2009 | Sony VAIO SR Series Notebook PC...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Computers & Internet Logo

Related Topics:

34 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Computers & Internet Experts

Doctor PC
Doctor PC

Level 3 Expert

7733 Answers

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

David Payne
David Payne

Level 3 Expert

14161 Answers

Are you a Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...