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Password protection.

by arkyduck / April 25, 2011 3:58 AM PDT

Bought an HP desktop at an estate sale and it will not boot because it is protected by a password that no one knows. It came with all the operating system discs. It has Vista Home Premium loaded. How can I format the drive and reload the operating system?

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I see HP and VIsta but no model number.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 25, 2011 4:09 AM PDT
In reply to: Password protection.

Over at many of the models have restore instructions. Supply the model model (please get the model and not the series) so others can look if you don't find it.

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password protection
by arkyduck / April 26, 2011 7:58 AM PDT

The desktop is an HP Mo. a6683w with Windows Vista Home Basic and an AMD processor

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