hp compaq 6735s bios password

  alan2k1 13:15 PM 08 Sep 11
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hi i have a hp compaq 6735s i have just put a new hard drive in and need to load up the operating system. at boot up i am been asked for a bios password ..i have no idea what this is ...how can i reset it ? i have tried removing the bios battery but this doesnt work

thanks

alan

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 15:50 PM 08 Sep 11

I take it that it is not your machine.

BIOS passwords on laptops are kept on a chip and therefore cannot be got rid of by resetting BIOS

Ask the owner for the password.

Some BIOS Passwords http://www.biosflash.com/e/bios-passwords.htm http://labmice.techtarget.com/articles/BIOS_hack.htm http://www.uktsupport.co.uk/reference/biosp.htm http://corky.net/2600/computers/reset-bios-password.shtml http://www.tech-faq.com/reset-bios-password.shtml

  alan2k1 17:05 PM 08 Sep 11

yes it is my machine i bought it in a batch of non working laptops and have now repaired the ususal graphics problem and put a new hard drive in it so its ready to go as soon as i get this bios problem sorted would flashin the bios cure it ? or i have seen some programs that claim to reset the bios for $24 thanks alan

  letsgetrdy 17:21 PM 08 Sep 11

Flashing the BIOS wouldn't be a bad place to start.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 19:27 PM 08 Sep 11

Flashing the BIOS wouldn't be a bad place to start.

Yes it would, BIOS password is kept on a separate chip in laptops see here

  kristain 09:25 AM 26 Sep 11

Hi,

When your HP laptop has problems in booting properly, you would have to reset the BIOS.

You would have to follow certain steps in order to reset BIOS.

First you would have to reboot your HP laptop.

Then until you see the set-up message on your laptop’s screen you would have to press the ‘F1? button on your keyboard.

After that so as to select the factory settings option you would have to press 'F5' button.

Then press 'F10' so as to exit the set-up.?

Get more help to fix reset BIOS password problem :

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=US306Sxt090&feature=related?

http://supportforhp.iyogi.com/laptop-reset-bios.html?

Hope this information helps you.

  birdface 10:13 AM 26 Sep 11

kristain

How many more bad sites are you going to post on here.

Your bottom post

http://www.mywot.com/en/scorecard/supportforhp.iyogi.com

Not just on this thread but on other threads as well you keep posting bad sites.

Maybe start using WOT or McAfee Site advisor or anything like that.

It does not help when folk are trying to sort out problems on there computers and you keep posting bad sites.

I am not saying you are doing it deliberately but it would help if you posted good sites with less chance of getting any problems.

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