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POWERON PASSWORD

JDBOONE
Occasional Visitor

POWERON PASSWORD

A POWERON PASSWORD HAS BEEN SET ON A COMPUTER I HAVE, COMPAQ PRESARIO 5123, AND I CAN'T GET AROUND IT. I'M TRYING TO RESTORE THE PC TO FACTORY IMAGE. I HAVE ALL THE DISKS BUT CAN'T GET BUY THIS POWERON PASSWORD.
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Blazhev_1
Honored Contributor

Re: POWERON PASSWORD

hi,

follow the procedures:

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?docname=bph04375&lc=en&cc=us&dlc=en&product=93069&rule=4001〈=en

in your case the battery doesn't need to be replaced, simply take it out, wait 1 minute and return it back. This will reset the configuration and you will be able to complete POST

Regards