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Hitachi laptop hdd password
\015 When i turn on the laptop thenn this message appears.\015\012The Hdd is protected by a password authentication system.you can not access data on this hard drive without the correct password.please type in the correct password and then press Enter.\015
You can try removing the bios battery for a couple hours and see if it resets.another option could be to flash the bios. i heard that you can take it to best buy andthey take care of it for you
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