I think that were your problem sits. I would atleast recommend to contact Msi for now. Once this is done boot into windows and press shift 5 times to bring up a console, where you can use the net user command to create a new user or change the password. If such existed it would be highly irresponsible to reveal it on a public forum. And that makes me mad. I would like to get this reset if possible. I'm on an Acer Nitro 5, i have tried using software to remove it, I've removed the cmos battery about 3 weeks ago actually, that thing is still unplugged and the password is still there.
If the jumper is on 2-connector pins and it is held on a single pin, place it on both, wait one second then return it to its original position. I do believe that my 16 year old put one on there so that I cannot see what he has been doing. Make sure you turn off your computer completely, disconnect all cables and unplug the power also before doing this. As the title says my bios password won't clear. But I can select the boot device priority from the bios by pressing F12 Key. Because of its nature the program will sometimes trigger false positives in antivirus software and on sites like Virus Total.
Now wait for a few seconds and then again remove the jumper and join the center pin to left pin. Such opinions may not be accurate and they are to be used at your own risk. Two method are described here - hardware reset and software reset. It should restore it to as it was when you first started it up. Here, we will assist you in recovering your password in a fast and secure way. It's only a problem if you're not aware of it. When you find the jumper, look carefully.
Move the jumper so that it is covering pins 2 and three. Eject the password and reboot the computer. Step 5: Finally, click Finish to close the wizard, and then you can use the new password to login into Windows 7. I suspect the models have a tendency for the bios to reset for some reason. If your customers have a problem and you have a solution, help them, don't lie to them! If i find a way around the problem for this notebook since msi support didnt told me the way their tehcnitians do the reset password in such cases i wont keep secret the way this system can have a password reset in their bios and sure i will post it on forums to help others too.
To be really safe you can press the power button which will drain the capacitors for sure. If there was an easy to obtain backdoor password this security? Then look at the results and note all the passwords which are close to your model of laptop. When setting up the SpareKey, you are prompted to provide answers for a sequence of three predetermined personal identification questions. There are 4 different editions of this program for uses in different cases. Anyway, thanks to where I first saw the solution! Very good, well made computers, that have never let me down.
Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date 1 Oct 10, 2018 2 Jun 10, 2018 0 Apr 28, 2018 1 Jan 10, 2018 1 Dec 12, 2017 1 Feb 24, 2017 1 Jan 30, 2017 4 Jul 29, 2016 1 Mar 9, 2016 3 Jan 12, 2016 1 Nov 30, 2015 2 Nov 20, 2015 1 Jul 9, 2015 1 Mar 20, 2015 1 Feb 25, 2015 5 Aug 5, 2014 2 Aug 3, 2014 4 Mar 25, 2012 2 Dec 27, 2011 G 1 Apr 14, 2011. Step 2: On the wizard, click Next. This is done by moving a jumper on the motherboard. Use something like a butter knife or flat head screwdriver to pop the battery out. Before opening your desktop's case, it's recommended that you detach all of the cables that are currently attached to the back. Wherever you see a button cell, remove it for a minute or so and then reinsert it and put back all the covers.
Step2: Wait a minute to be sure all the capacitors and coils have discharged. There is no alphanumeric code displayed, when password is wrongly entered. If I could get some assistance on this, I would be very thankful. I have a lot of Asus products, multiple computers over the years, and have been, and am, very satisfied with all of them. You can with a password reset disk. If there are only two pins for the jumper, just remove the cover completely.
You can ask for suggestions here but we suggest you go there. The wikiHow Tech Team also followed the article's instructions and validated that they work. Anyway, thanks to where I first saw the solution! About Online Tech Tips Welcome to Online Tech Tips — A blog that provide readers with daily computer tutorials, technology news, software reviews, and personal computing tips. I tried several methods, and fed up with all of the methods. I graduated from Emory University with a degree in Computer Science and Mathematics. Both these methods have been described in detail.
This is a fairly simple process on desktop computers, but can be significantly more complicated on laptops as the battery is often hidden deep within the system; worse, with laptops there are sometimes two batteries to contend with. Posted on Apr 14, 2013 you should check bios for the ram settings, voltage and speed, they will be printed on the package the ram came in. It's only a problem if you're not aware of it. Software reset If the password is only required at setup, it is possible, with specific motherboards, to recover it without having to follow the hardware reset instructions described above. And if you are looking for for admin account or other user accounts, Windows Password Key will be a great tool for you. Using the boot drive they created, which is no longer full of theyre crap, I can access Windows dir.