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I have a toshiba satellite A505-56980 that i have lost my administrative password and i need to restore to factory settings

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Hello Friend,
All data will be lost...(Do not Turn off while work is in progress)

  • Hold down the power button for 10 (ten) seconds to switch off your machine. Please note: Holding down the power button on the machine forces it to switch off. Any unsaved data will be lost.
  • Press and hold the 0 (zero) key and at the same time, tap the power button once to switch on your notebook.
  • When the machine Starts beeping; release the 0 key.
  • When prompted by the warning screen; select Yes to continue with the system recovery.
  • Select Recovery of Factory Default Software; click Next.
  • Select Recover to out-of-box state. Click Next again.
  • Click Next to Start recovery.
For More check 1.Link ,2.Link(Instructions Guide will help you)...........
OR try(Only if above Methods are not Worked)
  • When power on -hit the F8 key repeatedly until the Advanced Boot Option Screen appears.
  • Click "Repair Your Computer" if you are not already on it and then press ENTER
  • choose your country and click OK
  • On the "System Recovery Options Screen" click "Restore Application" which is the last option.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions
  • When prompted, click on "Full Factory Recovery"
  • "Next"
  • Click "Yes"
  • you will notice for a while it seems like nothing is happening, give it some time.
  • After some minutes, recovery will complete and you click "Finish"
Ho[e this Helped you....Thanks For Contacting FixYa..

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