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How to clear bios password on toshiba satellite L505

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June 1, 2011 4:05:50 AM

I can't get pass my bios password. I have forgotten it and now can't access anything in my laptop. Please help! I have tried many different things, but none have worked so far.

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a b V Motherboard
June 1, 2011 6:05:24 AM

this risk void warranty. remove batery power laptop, open case laptop find baterry mobo, remove it , let 10 minute. put again.
if you cannot do this way contact technician your laptop vendor
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a b V Motherboard
June 1, 2011 8:30:22 PM

(1) Check manual, may indicate what to do if you forget. - Look for "WARNING, if you forget, your hosed - must return to factory. Lost manual, go to tohibia and download.

(2) Contact toshiba support (did not see a chat window so would have to call.

What they may say:
(1) May require re-installing bios firmware. Since you can not get into BIOS you would need a dos/windows based updater. Safest way is always from Bios, but if not available must use alternative

(2) Try what henydiah suggest, BUT I don't think removing CMOS battery will help. Reason to call first. Password may be stored in nonvolatile memory. Remember you are "protecting the system" you do not want it to be easily circumvented.

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June 1, 2011 10:17:10 PM

I have already tried removing the battery mobo. Did not work. I have contacted Toshiba, but I got my laptop at a pawn shop, so I do not have the proof of ownership needed.
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November 18, 2011 11:48:20 PM

Please contact Toshiba Support and they would be able to assist. Forum rules do not allow answers to "Laptop BIOS Password Reset" questions - Thank you!!!
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January 23, 2012 8:33:47 AM

brinicole said:
I can't get pass my bios password. I have forgotten it and now can't access anything in my laptop. Please help! I have tried many different things, but none have worked so far.

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a c 330 V Motherboard
January 23, 2012 10:26:07 AM

This topic has been closed by Nikorr
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a c 330 V Motherboard
January 23, 2012 10:54:40 AM

Best answer selected by nikorr.
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