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Bios entry key

Need to get into the bios but it keeps asking for password. i didnt put any or somebody i know....

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No sometimes it happens if you did a repair on your pc, with reboot disc that doesn't work with your pc.so best bet is to repartion and reinstall your drivers disc . lala linda

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Why do I keep getting a pop up asking for my password over and over again on a black screen?


If this occurs on a Window-based PC prior to seeing the Windows Start screen, it most likely means that someone has entered a System Password into the CMOS/BIOS that requires entry before the system will boot. If your CMOS/BIOS was not password-protected anyone who had access to the machine would be able to enter the CMOS and set up such a password, effectively locking you out. Of course, it they did not put a password on the CMOS itself, you may be able to enter the CMOS yourself and remove the password, as long as you do not have to know it to remove it. If you MUST know the password, you may have to do a CMOS reset to release the password. Ensure that if you do that, you know all settings in the CMOS that need to be modified from default or you may have operational issues later. If there is a CMOS password on the system as well, and you did not place it there, someone is messing with your head.

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I need password... for setup entry key...when it goes to bios


This is known as a BIOS password. If you bought the pc 2nd hand you should ask the previous owner for the password. If you have physical access to the motherboard itself, reset the CMOS by taking out the battery in the motherboard.

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When the machine is turned on it asked for a password. It looks like a Bios Password. Blue box.


If it is a BIOS password and you didnt put it there then the only way I know of to get rid of it is to reset the pass word by removing the CMOS battery under the cover

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My son was messing with my laptop and now when i turn it on, it is a blue screen and asks for a password. (bios password). He claims he didnt put this on the laptop. So, how can i get the password or...



During the boot process you will see on the screen to press a certain key to enter setup


Press and hold that key during the boot up process to enter BIOS you can load failsafe defaults or load optimized defaults ,press escape then press f10 to save to cmos to restart


or


During the boot process tap the f8 button three times this will boot into safe mode where the only things working will be your mouse and keyboard enabling you to attempt to repair your computer


Also you might try


Turn Off the computer, now as soon as you hit the power button, keep on holding "Alt" key & keep on tapping "F10 key,ie: Alt+F10, it will open the recovery console ,select full factory restore and follow on screen instruction. (Note:this will erase all datas on the computer)

now for the password

http://majorgeeks.com/download.php?det=5710
UBCD4Win is a bootable CD which contains software that allows you to repair, restore, or diagnose almost any computer problem also has a bios reset tool which can remove your password and bios password
you will have to burn it to a disk as an ISO then you will have to boot from the disc During the boot process you will see on the screen to press a certain key to enter setup Press and hold that key during the boot up process to enter BIOS the scroll down to advanced bios features press enter change your first boot device to cd press escape then press f10 to save to cmos to restart (note after you have removed your password you will have change first boot back to your hard drive) Hope this helps

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My Acer some how got locked up in the CMOS. Need Password.


Hi there!

AMI BIOS
A.M.I.
AMI
AMI_SW
AMI?SW
BIOS
HEWLITT RAND
LKWPETER
PASSWORD
Oder
AWARD BIOS
01322222
589589
589721
595595
598598
aLLy
aLLY
ALLY
ALFAROME
aPAf
_award
AWARD SW
AWARD PW
AWARD_SW
AWARD?SW
AWKWARD
BIOSTAR
CONCAT
Condo
d8on
djonet
HLT
J64
J256
J262
j332
j322
KDD
LKWPETER
lkwpeter
PINT
pint
SER
SKY_FOX
SYXZ
TTPTHA
ZAAADA
ZBAAACA
ZJAAADC
Russian Award Passwords:
% p%
% p%
IBM APTIVA BIOS
Press both mouse buttons repeatedly during the boot
PHOENIX BIOS
phoenix
OTHER BIOS
ALFAROME
BIOSTAR
biostar
biosstar
CMOS
cmos
LKWPETER
lkwpeter
setup
SETUP
Syxz
Wodj
SOME COMPUTERS WITH TOSHIBA BIOS
Hold down the Shift key as the computer is booting.


I hope i helped you with this list i entered as much i could research by some of my books.

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Aleksandar Adzic

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I am failing to remove the Bios password in Dell Latitude D630


This should be pretty easy to do.
1. Reboot your laptop and select F2 to go into the BIOS settings. You'll need to be quick or it will boot to Windows.
2. Use the --> arrow key to move to the Security page.
3. Arrow down to the Set HDD password and press Enter
4. Enter your current password
5. Select the Enter key twice to enter no password
6. Select the F10 key to save and exit.

Dec 17, 2009 | Dell Latitude D630 PC Notebook

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I dont Know my bios password


plz check the website http://www.tech-faq.com/reset-bios-password.shtml

Dec 18, 2008 | HP Compaq nx6310 Notebook

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Power-on password to reset


just remove CMOS battery and it will reset all bios settings to factory defaults

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