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My WDC is HDD locked from a password being set within the BIOS. How can I recover the forgotten HDD password?

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The password needs to be removed from the BIOS. You will have to reset the BIOS of your laptop. Usually, the fastest and simplest method is to reflash the BIOS to erase all the settings or use a website to generate the password for superuser to be able to remove the password.

Visit the following website generate a code based on the brand's name and model.

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