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Posted on 2016-10-17
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I have omnibook xe3,and I forgot my startup and bios password,now I need help how to clear it.the system hash code is 05295.
I hopefully for someone kind reply.
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Get in touch with HP and give then proof of ownership (usually that would be the invoice you got when you bought it). After that they will try to help you.
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You can't remove the password, without knowing it !   -->  ( what good is a password that can be "repaired" ?)
modern laptops keep it in a security chip - for anti-theft reasons
resetting the bios does not help;  nor does removing the battery, since the password is not in there
you would need to know in what chip it is, and how to reset that
you have to turn it in to the manufacturer, and show proof of ownership - then they can help
or replace the mobo !
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