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Windows 7: how to know windows 7 bios password?

22 Dec 2013   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit
how to know windows 7 bios password?

Hi friends,
I have posted in stack,but there was no positive response...please help

bios - How to know Windows 7 Bois Settings Unlock Password? - Stack Overflow

I was trying to enable virtualization in windows 7.After click of unlocking it is askin
for admin password.Even if i enter correct password system showing as incorrect password entered.By using same password i am able to login to my system and change environment variables under system scope.
please see the following screen shot

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23 Dec 2013   #2
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1

Is this your personal computer or a company one?
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24 Dec 2013   #3
Mahmood Shehab

Windwos 7
remove the motherboard battery

Dear nagaraj200788,

I suggest if its your personal computer, and if you have a basic hardware skills to open the box and remove the motherboard battery for about 5 mins, by doing this you will get the bios password cleared out.

Please post your update.

All the best,
Mahmood Shehab
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