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HP Laptop forgotten password?

Faiza Avatar
2y, 1m agoPosted 2 years, 1 month ago
So somehow i have completely forgotten my password. Tried everything but seems to have completely gone out my mind. How can i unlock my password for free? I've had a look online, and burned a CD to reset it but didn't get anywhere. Don't really want to reset the whole thing, i have my files, pics etc..

Obviously the last resort is paying for the software, but if there's anything free then id try that first.

Faiza Avatar
2y, 1m agoPosted 2 years, 1 month ago

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What password word are you talking about? Power on bios? Windows? Which version.

Edited By: Argoj on Dec 09, 2014 12:47
If its a bios password you will need to remove the battery inside the lappy ....that will remove the bios p/w....it looks like a watch battery the size of ten pence piece.
Hirens boot cd can remove windows passwords. Saved me a few times when people have locked themselves out of computers. Theres a step by step guide in the link below.


good luck.
Ophcrack download the iso for your version then use unetbootin to make a bootable usb stick.
Depending on the complexity of the password it can take as little as a minute to find it.
try with a usb keyboard in case your keyboard has been damaged. also try typing your password in the username box so u can see it. the language may have changed on your computer inadvertently
The classic error is having caps lock on!
Don't forget to set a password hint http://windows.microsoft.com/en-gb/windows/create-change-password-hint#1TC=windows-7
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