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I bought a a Toshiba L555 7001, and the password is set by the previous owner. I cant get to my desktop or anything.

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  • manic228 May 01, 2010

    The laptop will turn on and displays the password page. From there nothing. I purchased a password reset software but it wont run. I just need to change or delete the password so I can get into it. I've tried calling the previous owner, the **** won't return my calls.

  • manic228 May 01, 2010

    Bought a Toshiba L555 yesterday out of craigslist. I had the seller gp through the system with me. It was awesome. So then I brought it home and I can't get past the password login screen. I haven't been able to do anything on this awesome computer. I've looked at and downloaded some password reset/recovery software onto a USB but either Im not setting bios correctly or the USB is not being read. Is there a way to do a safe-mode to adjust/erase the old password?

    I've been trying to reach the seller but unsuccessful. Thank you.

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What kind of password do you mean? You mean the BIOS password (at the start of the system at the black screen) or the windows user password (just after loading windows at the blue screen). It's different the solution for each one.

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    Stelios May 02, 2010

    I'm asking again. The password is at the BIOS screen or at WINDOWS log on screen? It's important to know in order to suggest you the right solution.

    Waiting clarification, don't hesitate to post.

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Hello. Try simply hitting the enter key. If this does not let you in, take your laptop to any staples store where they will have a disk which will let you in. Joe

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Password is kept to prevent others from using the data in the laptop.

You can use the system in only way. It is to reload the operating system of your system.

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