laptop fingerprint lock - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > Monitors, Printers and Peripherals
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 07-27-2005, 05:00 AM   #1 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 2
Default laptop fingerprint lock

Guys n gals, this is my first of many posts hopefully.

I need some help with a laptop i have at the moment, i have a

"Samsung X 10,
FCC ID:A3LSX10,
Notebook Pc"

It has finger print locking and a password option and it uses an interface called

"omnipass rom version 0.41"

this is locked and i am unable to open it, it is a legitimate problem as the company i work for have items in as pawnbroking service. Person has an amount of time to redeem the item but have chosen not to collect it, however we cannot now retail the item as its locked and we have no contact with the previous owner any help would be appreciated thanx.

Its not bootable from the cd rom, we have a liscence that allows us to sell the item after we clean up the system and we dont really want to have to replace the hdd, plz can anyone help "SOL"
__________________

converters is offline  
Old 07-27-2005, 05:06 AM   #2 (permalink)
Wizard Techie
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Posts: 4,010
Default

How far do you get when booting? to windows where you would type in the password?

PM Warez Monster for a password reset disk, as this may reset the finger print as well.

You could always reset windows, by getting the OS CD and restoring it through that.
__________________

__________________

Cisco CCNA, Comptia A+, 1/3 through CCNP
Trifid is offline  
Old 07-28-2005, 04:50 AM   #3 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 2
Default

unfortunatly the op screen is miles off where i can reach i just turn on and reach the password protected screen first, so cant use an os disk, ill try the pm monster stuff tho thnx
converters 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




Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:10 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.