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Elitebook 8470p bios administrator password

Q: Elitebook 8470p bios administrator password

HiI bios Elitebook 8470p administrator password have an Elitebook p running Windows Home Edition premium I purchased the system used but it was completely reconditioned to new status regarding the operating system I tried to get into the administrator bios settings but I do Elitebook 8470p bios administrator password not have the password or the sparekey answers for the administrator Elitebook 8470p bios administrator password I set up the protecttools and set up the user password and I can enter the bios as a user but can only make minimal changes because it is not an administrator In Windows users and protecttools however that name is listed as an administrator When I try to access the bios under the administrator still not able to get in as the administrator bios password still is unknown and is not the same password I set up in protecttools Is there something that I am not setting up correctly in protecttools or does it even give the ability to change the bios administrator password I tried the preboot security option but all that did was stop the computer from booting at the HP splashscreen as soon as the computer was turned on I was able to boot by going to the user not administrator bios option and used the sparekey for the user booting thanks

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A: Elitebook 8470p bios administrator password

Slug. There are no master password generators for ProBooks or EliteBooks. You will need to contact HP. http://www8.hp.com/us/en/contact-hp/ww-contact-us.html?jumpid=reg_r1002_usen_c-001_title_r0003 Or look at this link. http://forums.mydigitallife.info/threads/49497-HP-Probook-Elitebook-BIOS-Password-Reset-Utility Or replace the BIOS chip. http://www.ebay.com/itm/HP-Elitebook-8470p-8470w-8570p-8570w-8770w-Programmed-Bios-Chip-No-Password-... REO I must inform you that these services are not endorsed by HP, and that HP is not responsible for any damage that may arise to your system by using these services. Please be aware that you do this at your own risk.

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Need assistance.
 
 
FROM: http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/Elitebook-8470p-Bios-Administrat...
 
link dosn't work plz upload again 

A:Elitebook 8470p Bios Administrator password reset

@falcon_bob? For that model you will need to contact HP.  http://welcome.hp.com/country/w1/en/contact_us.html When talking to the HP rep ask to escalate your service request. REO

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hi all,
 
I have purshaed an elitebook 8470p for learning purpose and i ahve to install virtual machine such as vmware workstation.
when i try to create new machine in vmware for exemple, it prompt to enable the virtualisation in the bios configuration.
 
THe issue is that in bios, there is  aadministrator password that i don't know. As this sis a second hand laptop and the resseller also does not know this passward because he buy the laptops in big quantity from company when those one are changing their devices.
 
please help me as this is very required for my labs.
 
second issue, i would like to enable finger print security in order to lock /unlock the system using my finger scan. can someone help on this too ?
 
thanks in advance
serial: [personal information removed]
Model: Elitebook 8470p
OS: Windows 10 64 bits enterprise
 

A:Bios Password on eliteBook 8470p

Dear Customer, Welcome to HP Support Forum and we are glad to assist you. This is to inform you that all HP Business Notebooks such as Probooks  or Elitebooks have more stringent security than consumer models infact they don't produce 'halt codes', the password cannot be derived from the Serial Number and thecode is stored in non-volatile memory so removing the RTC cell will not reset the password in this case. Please have a look at this link. http://forums.mydigitallife.info/threads/49497-HP-Probook-Elitebook-BIOS-Password-Reset-Utility Replace the BIOS chiphttp://www.ebay.com/itm/HP-Elitebook-8470p-8470w-8570p-8570w-8770w-Programmed-Bios-Chip-No-Password-... Please Contact HP Business Notebook support they should be able to send you a customized SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password. Hope this helps, for any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again  **Click the White Thumbs Up Button on the right to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem. Thank You,GBL84I am not an HP Employee  https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/26983620/Java_Bios/biosunlock.html

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Greetings, It looks like I came to the right place.  Can I get the default password to the bios for.  HP Elitebook 8470p Serial: CNU2459Q87 Product: C9Y33UP#ABA

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HP-Elitebook-8470p .i do all what you say in forum and get uuid for this laptop please help reset bios password  C:\>HPREADID.EXEUUID:   5CB7A8581074E2118B230FC65F06E01CBIOS : Hewlett-Packard 68 ICF Ver. F.32 12/05/2012Serial Number:Platform  ID:    179bError Reading Model Number

A:HP-Elitebook-8470p-BIOS-password

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I bought a 8470p with same bios password and now trying to get  P32015_hpreadid.exe so I can reset this password, but don't know to get  this file from . 
any help
thanks

A:HP Elitebook 8470p BIOS password reset

Hi, For this particular Model, you'll need to Contact HP Business support and request a SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password. Regards, DP-K

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Hi,
Can you assist with a BIOS password reset on a HP Elitebook 8470p
serial number: [edited Serial Number by Moderator]?
 
Thanks in Advance.











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A:HP Elitebook 8470p BIOS password reset

Thanks but did not work unfortunately. Have logged a case with HP, response below, awaiting reply: Hi,Below are the steps to create the USB Bootable USB Drive and use the HPREADID to get the INFO.TXT file.You need to create the USB boot device and run the HP ReadID from the USB Boot device. Below are the step by step instruction to get the required info.Connect  a USB device to the USB on the computerRun the Application HPUSBFW.EXE               Ensure  ?Device?  >>? File System ? : FAT 32 and >> ? Volume Label? is  populated as seen in the above image.Select /Check mark the option  >> Create a DOS Startup disk Select  the Browse Option  and Locate the Extracted file USB Boot >> DOS Files in the system.Select Okay  and select the start buttonClick on  the ? Yes ? Option to format the USB drive  (* Note All existing data  on the USB drive will be lost )  USB disk will start with message  ? Formatting the device?  ( * Note : This Process will take couple of minutes )  You Should  see a  Format completed Successfully  Message                  Click on the Close  button to exit of the application.  Now copy the P32015_hpreadid.exe file from the  desktop screen to the USB drive.  Connect the USB device  to the system  and  power up the unit . Press the Esc key on the keyboard to  bring up the STARTUP MENU                Then select the F9 option to bring up the  BOOT MENU OPTION                     Select the  USB HARD DISK DRIVE and press enter                You  Should See a C:\ Prompt. Enter the following command  at C:\ PromptC:/HPREADID.exe press enter to get the information to be displayed on screenC:/HPREADID.exe>info.txt and press enter ? T his will save the file on the USB stick as info.txt Request to Email  us with the Info.txt file for further action on the  Issue. Once you have the info.txt file, please send us the same as an attachment. Please let me know if you need further assistance on the case. 

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Hello Tejas, We would need the screenshot of F1 screen. To generate smc.bin file. best is contact HP chat support or phone support and send the f1 screenshot, they will generate in 10mins and provide it to u.




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@msa133? Contact HP and they should be able to send you a customized SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password.  http://welcome.hp.com/country/w1/en/contact_us.html When talking to the HP rep ask them to escalate your service request. REO

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A:BIOS password reset 8470p

@MartinNorway For that model you will need to contact HP and they should be able to send you a customized SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password.  http://welcome.hp.com/country/w1/en/contact_us.html When talking to the HP rep ask them to escalate your service request. REO

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Hi, It is a modem. It is very small program which runs in the background and nearly all older business laptops still have it. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. Therefore my suggestion: keep it. Regards.

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A:Drivers for HP EliteBook 8470p

Hi, Download and install the following. JMicron Card Reader Driver. Broadcom Bluetoooth 4.0. Intel USB 3.0 Host Controller Driver. Regards, DP-K

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A:Wireless issues HP Elitebook 8470p

Which version of BIOS is installed? Had you considered updating the BIOS? Have you installed the QFE and essential system updates provided by HP  applicable to the version of Windows that is installed? I woud have linked to available versions, but I am not aware of the installed OS the notebooks have installed. Check in the web support portal for the  HP Elitebook 8470p notebook to see what is available. Best regards,erico

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A:EliteBook 8470p i7-3632QM CPU upgrade?

Hi, The 8470p series supports many CPU's: PROCESSOR3rd Generation Intel® Core? i7-3740QM (2.70 GHz, 6 MB L3 cache, 45W, 4 cores)*   Up to 3.70 GHz with Intel Turbo Boost Technology3rd Generation Intel® Core? i7-3720QM (2.60 GHz, 6 MB L3 cache, 45W, 4 cores)*   Up to 3.60 GHz with Intel Turbo Boost Technology3rd Generation Intel® Core? i7-3630QM (2.40 GHz, 6 MB L3 cache, 45W, 4 cores)*?   Up to 3.40 GHz with Intel Turbo Boost Technology3rd Generation Intel® Core? i7-3610QM (2.30 GHz, 6 MB L3 cache, 45W, 4 cores)*?   Up to 3.30 GHz with Intel Turbo Boost Technology3rd Generation Intel® Core? i7-3540M (3.0 GHz, 4 MB L3 cache, 35W, 2 cores)*   Up to 3.70 GHz with Intel Turbo Boost Technology3rd Generation Intel® Core? i7-3520M (2.90 GHz, 4 MB L3 cache, 35W, 2 cores)*   Up to 3.60 GHz with Intel Turbo Boost Technology3rd Generation Intel® Core? i5-3380M (2.90 GHz, 3 MB L3 cache, 35W, 2 cores)*   Up to 3.60 GHz with Intel Turbo Boost Technology and more:    Source: http://www8.hp.com/h20195/v2/GetPDF.aspx/c04163744.pdf Can you see the problem ? The i7-3632QM use BGA pakage and the i7-3630QM does not. Please swap for a right one. Regards.

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A:HP EliteBook 8470p laptop, need help, doesn't work

Hi welcome to sever forum

i would start by reinstalling the sound driver from hp support site for your model HP Support, Drivers, Contact and Help Forums | HP? Support

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Terboman. As I said on the other forum. There are no master password generators for ProBooks or EliteBooks and most business class laptops. Since you do not want to replace the bios chip. Contact HP for the .bin file.  http://www8.hp.com/us/en/contact-hp/ww-contact-us.???html?jumpid=reg_r1002_usen_c-001_title_r0003 Regards, REO  

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@jatri? You will need to remove the password. Contact HP and they should be able to send you a customized SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password.  http://welcome.hp.com/country/w1/en/contact_us.html When talking to the HP rep ask them to escalate your service request. Or download these files. https://www.dropbox.com/sh/zu4kdgxm052l87d/AAAMi-kfX4AVH8oTCbsOM4X9a?dl=0 Insert clean USB flash drive. Then run USB Image tool. Choose the flash drive then click on RESTORE. After restore remove flash drive. Insert flash drive into locked laptop and boot. ?If an HDD is installed remove before booting.? At C:\OUTPUT   type CD..  ?Then hit enter? Type HPBR   ?Then hit enter? First thing is to save your settings. Select #3 re-program. Press ?S? to save system information. Type HPBR and hit enter. Select   ?FIRST RUN? Then select model. After reboot repeat same as above but this time SELECT ?SECOND RUN? Some instructions here. ?If you cannot boot from USB there are instructions to make a bootable HDD.? http://mazzifsoftware.blogspot.com/2014/01/hp-bios??-unlock-for-dos.html More here. http://forums.mydigitallife.info/threads/49497-HP-??Probook-Elitebook-BIOS-Password-Reset-Utility REO I must inform you that these services are not endorsed by HP, and that HP is not responsible for any damage that may arise to your system by using these services. Please be aware that you do this at your own risk.

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A:Need help with HP Elitebook 8730w BIOS password reset

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A:Bios Administrator password

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@AndroidApril? Enter    41851379 Regards, DP-K

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A:Bios administrator password

Hi, Unfortunately,  business machines such as Probooks or Elitebooks have more stringent security than consumer models - they don't produce 'halt codes', the password cannot be derived from the Serial No. and the code is stored in non-volatile memory so removing the RTC cell will not reset the password in this case. If you Contact HP Business support they should be able to send you a customised SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password. Regards, DP-K

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Please try -   50835176Hope this helps, for any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again  **Click the White Thumbs Up Button on the right to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem. Thank You,GBL84I am not an HP Employee

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A:Get BIOS Administrator Password

Hi, Enter  45733318 Regards, DP-K

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A:Bios administrator password

@bostjanm? Contact HP and they should be able to send you a customized SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password.  http://welcome.hp.com/country/w1/en/contact_us.html When talking to the HP rep ask them to escalate your service request. Or download these files. https://www.dropbox.com/sh/zu4kdgxm052l87d/AAAMi-kfX4AVH8oTCbsOM4X9a?dl=0 Insert clean USB flash drive. Then run USB Image tool. Choose the flash drive then click on RESTORE. After restore remove flash drive. Insert flash drive into locked laptop and boot. ?If HDD is installed remove before booting.? At C:\OUTPUT   type CD..  ?Then hit enter? Type HPBR   ?Then hit enter? First thing is to save your settings. Select #3 re-program. Press ?S? to save system information. Type HPBR and hit enter. Since your model is not listed select ?SHOTGUN.? After reboot repeat ?SHOTGUN? a second time. Let me know the result so I can update my list. Some instructions here. ?If you cannot boot from USB there are instructions to make a bootable HDD.? http://mazzifsoftware.blogspot.com/2014/01/hp-bios??-unlock-for-dos.html More help here.http://forums.mydigitallife.info/threads/49497-HP-Probook-Elitebook-BIOS-Password-Reset-Utility?s=ad... REO I must inform you that these services are not endorsed by HP, and that HP is not responsible for any damage that may arise to your system by using these services. Please be aware that you do this at your own risk.

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A:bios administrator password

Hi, Unfortunately,  business machines such as Probooks or Elitebooks have more stringent security than consumer models - they don't produce 'halt codes', the password cannot be derived from the Serial No. and the code is stored in non-volatile memory so removing the RTC cell will not reset the password in this case. If you Contact HP Business support they should be able to send you a customised SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password. Regards, DP-K

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A:BIOS Administrator password

Hi, At the password screen, hit enter 3 times and see if you receive a 'halt code' - if you do, post back with this code. Regards, DP-K

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A:Bios Administrator password

Hi, Unfortunately,  business machines such as Probooks or Elitebooks have more stringent security than consumer models - they don't produce 'halt codes', the password cannot be derived from the Serial No. and the code is stored in non-volatile memory so removing the RTC cell will not reset the password in this case. If you Contact HP Business support they should be able to send you a customised SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password. Regards, DP-K

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Hi, Enter   65641019 Regards, DP-K

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A:administrator bios password

Dear Customer, Welcome to HP Support Forum and we are glad to assist you. This is to inform you that all HP Business Notebooks such as Probooks  or Elitebooks have more stringent security than consumer models infact they don't produce 'halt codes', the password cannot be derived from the Serial Number and the code is stored in non-volatile memory so removing the RTC cell will not reset the password in this case. Please Contact HP Business Notebook support they should be able to send you a customized SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password. Hope this helps, for any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again  **Click the White Thumbs Up Button on the right to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem. Thank You,K N R K

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A:needs BIos administrator password

Hi: Please read the first post at the link below for what to do with the system disabled (halt) code you received from the PC. http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-Sy????????????????????????????????????????????????????...

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Hi: Enter this unlock passcode... 74730905

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A:bios administrator password

@HPuser2017 Contact HP and they should be able to send you a customized SMC.bin file which you can use at boot to reset the password.  http://welcome.hp.com/country/w1/en/contact_us.html When talking to the HP rep ask them to escalate your service request. Or download these files. https://www.dropbox.com/sh/zu4kdgxm052l87d/AAAMi-kfX4AVH8oTCbsOM4X9a?dl=0 Insert clean USB flash drive. Then run USB Image tool. Choose the flash drive then click on RESTORE. After restore remove flash drive. Insert flash drive into locked laptop and boot. ?If HDD is installed remove before booting.? At C:\OUTPUT   type CD.. ?Then hit enter? Type HPBR   ?Then hit enter? First thing is to save your settings. Select #3 re-program. Press ?S? to save system information. Type HPBR and hit enter. Since your model is not listed select ?SHOTGUN.? After reboot repeat ?SHOTGUN? a second time. Let me know the result so I can update my list. Some instructions here. ?If you cannot boot from USB there are instructions to make a bootable HDD.? http://mazzifsoftware.blogspot.com/2014/01/hp-bios??-unlock-for-dos.html More help here.http://forums.mydigitallife.info/threads/49497-HP-Probook-Elitebook-BIOS-Password-Reset-Utility?s=ad... REO I must inform you that these services are not endorsed by HP, and that HP is not responsible for any damage that may arise to your system by using these services. Please be aware that you do this at your own risk.

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A:bios administrator password

When prompted for password try 77789309

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A:bios administrator password

Hi, Enter  44072208 Regards, DP-K

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Hi, To reset the bios password on your machine you will have to request a smc file from HP Business Support - there are no 3rd party utilities that will work for your model. HP will email the smc file to you, along with instruction on its use. To contact HP Business Support, start on the following link. http://welcome.hp.com/country/w1/en/contact_us.html Regards, DP-K

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A:bios administrator password forgotten!!

Hi, Enter   34771338 Regards, DP-K

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Hi, Enter  42882867 Regards, DP-K

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A:Default administrator password for BIOS

Hi, The latest Bios revision listed for your notebook is F.32 Rev.A ( March 7th 2016 ) on the following link. http://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp74501-75000/sp74985.exe Regarding the bios password, this is a little confusing - your notebook is listed as a consumer model, whereas HP SpareKey is a facility for Business class notebooks, so I may need to give this some more thought  Regards, DP-K

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Hi, Enter  21169814 Regards, DP-K

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@Scsoldier85 Enter  69433206 Regards, DP-K

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A:Don't know administrator password and BIOS is locked

You might try reading the documentation by the manufacturer of said system.  Some BIOS passwords can be overcome...some cannot.  Either the user manual or the repair manual for the system in question...would probably cover that information.
 
Louis

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A:BIOS Administrator Password required

The Elitebook is a business class machine and,unlike consumer class machines,will require help from HP Support to reset/clear the password. >Contact HP

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