My machine is out of warranty and I lost my proof of purchase. Statute of limitations may still be valid, you might want to check super quick with a lawyer just to make sure you have all your bases covered. Key Points for Case No. This should not be performed on Laptops if you are not experienced working with laptop hardware. I don't know what else to say here. The battery you need to remove see attached is highlighted by the red arrow. Want to get more detailed introductions about reset Windows password with Windows Password Genius Advanced? However, your password issue is different from some of the others posted in Spiceworks--after turning on your notebook you were prompted for a password.
Your files are old and outdated and have bugs. The program executed but it did not display a password. If you're being prompted to close open questions it's because you haven't responded to anything that's been posted. However, resetting the jumper and removing the battery have not worked for members with EliteBooks. General: Some motherboard manufacturers have a secret password that will work, overwriting the password already locking the computer. What you need to do, is remove the jumper and join the center pin to the opposite pin. I think this is becoming less common with time.
Choose User Management and delete any previous ProtectTools users. Hello Jaime, Thanks for the information. By downloading and using my tools, you agree to use them at your own risk. Dec 08, 2010 Generally, there are two ways to. If you have noot booted this thumbrive, there will be nothing to import. Only registered members may post questions, contact other members or search our database of over 8 million posts. No disassembly, or removal of any parts unless your boot order is locked, then there is a little work to be bone, see end of post I have outside confirmation that my utility works on these models.
The location of this jumper varies depending upon the motherboard brand. I hope you find my work useful. If your unit contains a part that is labelled with the Original Spare number, please order the Original Spare as the replacement part. This was originally for myself, but I have opened up to the community. Good luck with that in life.
In the front-left corner of the cavity under the panel is a round metal battery with a white plastic plug connecting it to the battery terminal on the motherboard. It had a busted display though. I originally shared my work with YouTube and MyDigitalLife. You spoke with Yogi Support. The system will do the rest.
You can view my original video on youtube with a dl link to the updated package. A supported model does not guarantee compatibility however. Any idea what I am doing wrong? I know this is kind of a necro post, but this file is still turning in hits and thus has captured my attention. Anways, doesn't look like dude has been back, he's probably not going to do anything about it. But, I found solution for these notebooks.
Do not reinsert any batteries at this time. There are now 2 versions of my tool. With all those removed press and hold down the power button for 30 seconds to discharge any residual stored power. No disassembly, or removal of any parts unless your boot order is locked, then there is a little work to be bone, see end of post Confirmed list of models are: Confirmed by myself for the 6550b and the other models from other people Elitebook 2560p Probook 6550b ProBook 6460b EliteBook 2560p EliteBook 2740p EliteBook 8440p EliteBook 8640p I am confident that my utility will be successful on these listed models as well. Unfortunately for you Forum rules prevent me from saying anymore or helping you cheat it.
If your machine has its boot order locked, and you can only boot to the hdd, you will need to get a usb laptop sata adapter and a new or used laptop sata drive. If your unit contains a part that is labelled with the Modified Spare number, the Modified Spare must be ordered as the replacement part. Power on your computer and then power it off. Restart once again and press F10 to get into setup at the splash screen. Hope it will help you.
I am not a professional programmer. Its going to be so Simple. Again, you will have a model selection choice. We could tell from a resulting error if we would have success. All options will be open to you. In this case we use another method.