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michale
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toshiba satellite L455d-S5976 bios password reset

i bought a used satellite L455d and it has a bios password on it and i do not have the password nor does the person i bought it from. how do i reset the bios on this laptop? 

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lilmaqi
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Re: toshiba satellite L455d-S5976 bios password reset

You have to bring it to an authorized service provider. I havent seen any document showing how to reset the bios password without the bios password.

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michale
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Re: toshiba satellite L455d-S5976 bios password reset

i read somewhere that if we short the cmos battery on the motherboard..it can be reset. i have opened up the whole laptop upside down but was unable to locate the cmos battery ....do u have any information about the layout of the motherboard for this model?

 

i appreciate any information u provide regarding this topic.

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lilmaqi
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Re: toshiba satellite L455d-S5976 bios password reset

I dont think that will help. They did not create that technology to be disabled that easily.