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Password reset/recovery


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#1 brandijo10

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Posted 28 January 2011 - 03:04 PM

My husband was recently given a laptop by a vendor whom he doesn't see often. As far as I know it works, however, it has a password which I cannot crack even using the password hint. There is no disc drive so I loaded basically a hacker program on a flash drive to get the password. I have followed all of the instructions but the laptop won't load past "Press F2 to enter setup" with the flash drive in. I then have to force it to shut off, holding down the power button. I don't know what else to do at this point since it did not come with the distcs. If I can't figure it out I will have to wait until my husband does another job with the guy. Any help would be appreciated.

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Posted 28 January 2011 - 03:06 PM

It is against the policy of BleepingComputer to provide information on methods to defeat existing copyright or security measures. Though your question is most likely legitimate, there are others who may read this topic and use the information for less savory reasons. It is for these reasons we do not provide this type of information.

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Edited by Blade Zephon, 28 January 2011 - 03:07 PM.

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