As a professional Windows password recovery provider, we often receive questions from customers about BIOS settings. Why? Setting BIOS to boot from CD is required if you need to reset a forgotten Windows password with Windows Password Unlocker, but few users about the BIOS settings. The detailed steps are listed as below:
Step 1: Download Windows Password Unlocker, then install or launch it.
Step 2: Burn a bootable password reset disk with a CD/DVD or USB flash drive.
Step 3: Set BIOS of your locked computer to boot from CD/DVD or USB.
Step 4: Reset lost or forgotten Windows password after booting successfully.
Step 5: Log on to your computer without password after password reset.
Although there’s an easy image step-by-step tutorial on its official website, it seems many users ignore it. But it is of no importance, you can follow the instructions listed below if you don’t know how to set BIOS to boot from CD in HP computer.
1. Start or restart your HP computer, and press the right key to access BIOS while computer is booting.
The key to be pressed to access BIOS differs based on different models of Dell computers, but the most common used key is F2.
Important: You are able to know the right key should press to enter your HP computer BIOS if you can see a message that will say “Press … to enter setup” or similar. Press the key mentioned in the message immediately when you see it.
2. Select Boot Device Proiority Item and Press Enter to select 1stboot Device.
3. Press <down arrow> to sellect ATAPICD-ROM.
4. Press <F10> to Save and exit Setup.
Your computer will restart automatically with changed BIOS, and then you will see all your user accounts on your computer. It means that you can start to reset your lost Windows password.