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Laptop harddrive password

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by wragels7, Jul 31, 2012.

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  1. wragels7

    wragels7 Thread Starter

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    I let my nephew use my laptop and he gave it back. When I turn it on it asks for "Enter SATA port 0 HDD User Password" I asked him for the password and he states he never put one on it. So how do I get rid of it or erase the password?
     
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    Please read and follow the rules when posting. We do not offer password support since the identity of an individual cannot be determined. Here is the relevant section of the rules.
    http://www.techguy.org/rules.html
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    Passwords - Please do not ask for assistance with (or ways to bypass) a forgotten or unknown password, personal identification number (PIN) or any other type of access code that may be required on a computer, mobile device or web site. As there is no way to verify the actual situation or intent, no assistance will be provided and any such threads will be closed.
     
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    closing for reasons stated.
     
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