Question about IBM ThinkPad T43 Notebook

1 Answer

My sister was playing on my hp pavilion dv6500 notebook and put a password on my administrator account I didn't have a password on there but she some how got one on there how do I get pass it.It will only let me log on as a guest.

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Genius:

    An expert who has answered 1,000 questions.

  • Master
  • 3,422 Answers

Hi,

It is simple turn off your pc.Restart and press the F8 key repeatedly until you get a menu that has an option to go into safe mode. Select the relevant option number then press enter.
Then it wont ask you for any password,just go to control panel>user accounts>add or remove user account,here change your password or remove it. Thats it you are done,shut it down and thn restart it and at your welcome screen enter da new pass.

Goodluck,
Dont forget to rate me as fixya...

Posted on Jan 19, 2008

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

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 there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this 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.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How to retrieve the administrative password for my hp pavilion dv6500 without a usb drive or reset disk


You need to know what it is. Try asking the owner of the data for the password.

Oct 04, 2014 | Computers & Internet

Tip

How to Reset HP Pavilion Password on Notebook Computer


kathli.jpg

Pavilion BIOS password reset is commonly needed. Today, we talk about HP Pavilion Windows password reset solutions. Our Windows OS users can set up administrator account and encrypt it with password to enter the OS. This actually prevents unauthorized users from operating on your system. While, if we Pavilion PC users forget the encrypted password and can't login Windows, now what to do for HP Pavilion password reset?


Firstly, if there are not important files on our HP Pavilion notebook, we can reinstall system by deleting all data and cleaning system. Most of us may hope opt for other ways to bypass the Pavilion login password.


Secondly, please think that is there still another account for us to enter Pavilion PC. In Windows XP, Vista, there is HP Pavilion default administrator which has blank password. For Windows 7, the built-in administrator account is disable defaulted. Only if we set it as enable, the account can be used at the moment.
Take HP Pavilion Windows XP password reset from Safe Mode as example:
a. Press "F8" when Pavilion laptop starts.
b. At the "Advanced Boot Options" windows, choose "Safe Mode" with arrow key and Enter, then PC enters Safe Mode.
c. Click "Administrator" on the Windows login screen.
Note that if we have set this HP Pavilion administrator password, we need to input the password instead of leaving "Password" field blank.
d. Start - Control Panel - User Accounts.
e. Select the locked account and reset password for the locked account.
f. Restart Pavilion laptop and login with the account newly password reset.


Thirdly, the least troublesome solution on Pavilion password recovery is to opt for password reset program tool. With the program and a CD/DVD/USB disk, we can easily remove the password for locked computer. Take Windows Password Recovery Corporation as example:
Step1. Burn .iso file to a CD/DVD/USB Flash Drive on an accessible PC;
Step2. Set locked computer to boot from CD/DVD/USB Flash Drive;
Step3. Recover forgotten Windows password with the burned CD/DVD/USB Flash Drive.

Certainly that the 3 ways can make sure we reset Pavilion password finally. The Windows Password Recovery Corporation can be used for Windows 7, XP, Vista, and Windows Server 2003, 2008 domain password, etc.


Source: http://windowspasswordrecovery.net/article/pavilion-password-reset.html

on Jun 23, 2011 | HP Pavilion dv4000 Notebook

1 Answer

Needing to unlock password


Hello.

There is a hidden Administrator account that is created when your operating system is installed. Access that account and then reset your password.

1. Boot your computer and press F8 repeatedly
2. Access Safe Mode
3. Key in "Administrator" in Username, with no password.
4. Go to Control Panel, then User Accounts
5. Select the account you want to reset the password
6. Change the password

Hope this helps

Jun 27, 2011 | HEWLETT-PACKARD HP Pavilion dv7-4285dx...

1 Answer

I forgot my password so i cant get in wat can i do?


If you have another account on your laptop that has administrator rights, log in into that account and change the password for your account. If you have an administrator account (even if you don't try putting in Administrator and leave password field blank) try using that account to reset the password, otherwise try one of the following:

- see this for XP http://support.microsoft.com/kb/321305
- or this for Vista/Win7 http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-vista/What-to-do-if-you-forget-your-Windows-password
- or if anything else didn't work you can use thrid party software from Hiren's Boot CD http://www.hirensbootcd.org/download/Hirens.BootCD.12.0.zip

Dec 15, 2010 | HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook

1 Answer

Forgot my password for my hp pavilion dv7 administator account


If your account name is only administrator, then you have to get the Ultimate bootable CD, boot from it, it will just boot like a normal xp, then right click on my computer, go to manage, select user & accounts, select the user name, right click on that, select set password, let it be empty, click OK, then done.

But if your account name is other name with administrator privilege then at the time of login keep on pressing the ctrl+alt+del, then in the user name delet the name & type administrator then press ok it will enter inside. To reset your password ight click on my computer, go to manage, select user & accounts, select the user name, right click on that, select set password, let it be empty, click ok, then done.

Dec 01, 2010 | HP Pavilion dv7-1245dx Notebook

1 Answer

I bought a used HP Pavilion Ze4500 and do not know the previous owners password (got it from a pawn shop). How do I get it to let me reset the password so I can log on and use actually use it?


Hello, Jessie.

There is a hidden Administrator account that is created when your operating system is installed. Access that account and add your own account.

1. Boot your computer and press F8 repeatedly
2. Access Safe Mode
3. Key in “Administrator” in Username, with no password.
4. Go to Control Panel, then User Accounts
5. Create your account.

Hope this helps

Nov 27, 2009 | HP Pavilion Ze4805us Notebook

1 Answer

Cant log on forgot user account password for hp pavilion zd8000


Oh, you must be an Administrator, right? If there is another Administrator account on the PC, it can restore your password through User Account Settings -> Manage Another Account.

If not, I have a complex way. First, restart the PC. When it shows the HP logo when booting up, press the button for Setup (it is shown at the bottom of the screen, and it is F8 on my HP tx2001au).

Now, don't get scared by what appears. It looks a bit complex, but it is very simple and easy.

Navigate using the keyboard. Press the right button to move to the Security section. Here, press Enter on the Administrator Password option. Now enter and confirm a new password and you're done.

See the bottom of the screen for the button for 'Quit Saving Changes' and the computer will reboot. Now, I guess you can enter the new password.

If this doesn't work, see online for ways to reset a password in Vista. There are some softwares to burn to a CD and use.

If it is an XP, I guess there is nothing to do. Just press Ctrl+Alt+Del on the logon screen to see the classic logon screen. Type in the username 'Administrator' without quotation marks and the password blank. Press Enter and enjoy.

Nov 22, 2008 | HP Pavilion dv4000 Notebook

1 Answer

Hp pavilion ze4220 password


Try restarting the computer and as it powers up hit F8. Then select Safe mode. when it shows the login screen you should see Administrator and whatever your user id is. Chose administrator and then once logged in go to control panel, select user accounts and select yours and then click remove password.

Aug 21, 2008 | HP Pavilion ze4220 Notebook

1 Answer

Password trouble


If you are talking about BIOS Password which is being asked when you try to access any feature of the BIOS, I am sorry, it is not possible to retrive.

However, if it is the Startup Password which is prompted to enter immideatly you start the Notebook, you can try removing and replacing the CMOS/RTC/BIOS Battery.

1) Turn off the Notebook and remove the Battery and Power Adapter.

2) Follow the instructions to remove the BIOS Battery provided in page number 125 of 310 in the manual :

http://h10032.www1.hp.com/ctg/Manual/c01035657.pdf

Start the Notebook with the CMOS battery removed with the power adapter and turn it off once you see the HP logo.

Remove the Power adapter and insert back the CMOS Battery and fix the door that covers it.

You should be able to go ahead with no issues.

If you are talking about Login Password after booting into the Operating System, it may not be possible untill you are not using the Administrator account.

Press hold the Ctrl and Alt keys and press the Del key twice.

This will get a window in which you need to enter the Administrator as the User name and Enter the password if you have set any....leave the Password column blank if you have not assigned any administrator password.

Once you are loged in, reset the password of the account which you are unable to login to.

Find more information about managing user accounts in XP :

http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/setup/winxp/accounts.mspx


Managing User Accounts in Vista :

http://www.vista4beginners.com/Manage-User-Accounts

Hope this information is useful.

Jun 27, 2008 | HP Pavilion dv2000t Notebook

Not finding what you are looking for?
IBM ThinkPad T43 Notebook Logo

76 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top IBM Computers & Internet Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18424 Answers

Doctor PC
Doctor PC

Level 3 Expert

7733 Answers

Alun Cox

Level 3 Expert

2678 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...