Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: will bios password effect loading two seperate os harddrives on laptop

08 Aug 2012   #1

windows 7 home premiu
will bios password effect loading two seperate os harddrives on laptop

inthe past i had a seperate personal hd for my work laptop I would take my work HD out then install my personal drive in and it worked great. But now on new laptop there is a biosandhard drive can I still switch hard drives or will it not work or will my work know I swap. Them.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
08 Aug 2012   #2

Windows 10 Pro X64

BIOS password won't have any effect on this.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
09 Aug 2012   #3

Windows 7 x64

You know, some of the newer Enterprise computers can be monitored by the company, even when offline. I think it requires a vPro chip, but not completely sure.
My System SpecsSystem Spec


 will bios password effect loading two seperate os harddrives on laptop

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Ask for password and keep loading
Hi all, i would like to ask if it is possible for windows to ask for user password while at the same time keep loading windows in the background. I know it can be done because somehow i had accomplished this in my pc but now it stopped (i have no idea why) and i can not repeat it. Thank...
General Discussion
Trouble loading the BIOS
Since a few weeks my wife's one laptop (an HP from 2007) shows a strange behavior. There are 2 different problems: 1. When I start the laptop, it remains on a black screen for a while and then it shuts off and automatically restarts only to show the same black screen. After a few power-on...
Hardware & Devices
new laptop: BIOS locked by password
Hi, I bought a new laptop (MSI GE60 0ND), but the BIOS appears to be locked by a password... How can I bybass it?
General Discussion
Want to have seperate sounds from seperate monitors
Ok so im running windows 7 and have no speakers, just headphones for sound. As now i use dual monitors, (one being my 50" that my girlfriend watches netflix, movies, etc with ) and all sound plays thru the TV but i want to make it so she can hear her show, and i can plug my headphones in to listen...
Sound & Audio
Problem having BIOS loading
Dear all, I hope I am in the right thread to ask this question. I am having some problem loading up the BIOS on my computer. Here's the scenario, Turn on main power Turn on CPU power - everything is starting, but not the BIOS (identify via the beep sound)
General Discussion
Vaio laptop not loading past bios. HDD problem?
Hey, first post! I'm trying to fix a vaio laptop at the moment and am a bit stuck The screen doesn't go past the vaio. It just before the windows logo would normally appear. I tried using the windows 7 cd to try a repair or cmd/chkdsk etc, but the OS wasn't found/listed. I also tried to do a...
General Discussion

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:54.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App