Hard Drive Password - Page 2 - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting
Closed Thread
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-09-2007, 06:49 PM   #11 (permalink)
Newb Techie
Join Date: Feb 2007
Posts: 6
Send a message via Yahoo to Fairie9983

We need this hdd it is the C drive..it has an operating system on it but when we turn the computer on it won't boot the operating system without the password..if it was a windows password we would just use our ERD disk..but we can't get into it..I CAN"T BELEIVE THERE ISN"T A FIX>> UGHHH!!it is just frustrating.. I absolutly appreciate all advice.. maybe talk to some other people and brain storm maybe we can come up with something.. hopefully.. thanks Fairie9983

Fairie9983 is offline  
Old 02-10-2007, 05:06 AM   #12 (permalink)
Super Techie
Join Date: Jul 2006
Posts: 351

hm would going into windows recovery console on the xp cd and tpying FIXBOOT do it?? i know theres a few boot menus in it that wrewrite the boot section of the hard disc

E6300 Core 2 Duo
2 Gbs OCZ PLatinum 800Mhz
250 Gb Western Digital
OCZ Modsteam 450W
7900GT Gainward
Flux Capacitor....SWEEEET
OatesyX is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:46 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.