Article ID : 00032846 / Last Modified : 03/17/2017

Change the System BIOS Password

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Follow this procedure to change the system BIOS password.

  1. Enter the BIOS setup .
  2. When prompted, enter the current password, and press the ENTER key.
  3. To change the User Password, press the UP ARROW to highlight User Password.

    IMPORTANT: To change the Supervisor Password, press the UP ARROW key to highlight Supervisor Password and follow this same procedure.

  4. Press the ENTER key.
  5. In the Enter Password box, type the desired password.
  6. Press the ENTER key.
  7. In the Confirm Password box, retype the desired password.
  8. Press the ENTER key.
  9. Press the Down Arrow key until Save and Exit Setup is highlighted.
  10. Press the ENTER key.
  11. In the Save and EXIT box, press the Y key.
  12. Press the ENTER key to restart the computer without the password.