“I forgot the login password of my HP Pavilion laptop computer and now I am locked out. Please help. It is a new computer runs in Windows 10. I create the login password last week and then I haven’t used it for a week or so. Now I am so confused of the password. I have tried every possible password that I may use but none of them help. It is so strange. I have no idea who have opened the laptop before. I don’t even know who changed the login password without my permission. So please help me. Thanks in advance.”

It is quite painful for you to forget the HP Pavilion login password. Many of us have gone through it because every one may meet the experience of losing password. If you have created a power-on password, you may have to contact HP customer center or reinstall your Windows OS. However, to reinstall HP operating system is not the only solution to solve it. There are also several other ways you can have a try. Now let’s see how to unlock a password protected HP Pavilion laptop computer password with effective ways.


Since HP Pavilion usually runs in Windows operating system and Microsoft Windows now included Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP. And here we can’t analyze every solution for every system. But we can share some methods that are suitable to every system. So you will see them as below.

Solution 1: Unlock HP Pavilion with Password Hint

The simplest way to unlock HP password is to take advantage of password hint. It is free and you may try it first when you lost the login password. But the premise is that you have created the password hint before. Thus, where to find the password hint? If you type the correct password, it won’t turn on. If you type the wrong password, then it will appear under the login password textbox. So you can get the help from it and then try to remind your password. By the way, different users use different password hint to their password. So if this password hint doesn’t work, you may try other ways.

Solution 2: HP Pavilion Unlock with Password Reset Disk

Every Windows system has a password reset disk, once you get HP Pavilion in hand, you will have the Windows password rest disk at the same time. And then you are able to create a Windows password reset disk. After that, once you lost HP login password, you can use this disk to unlock it. In this method, you need to type the wrong password, and then you will receive a message that says your user name or password is incorrect. When this message appears, click”Reset Password” to go on. Then you can insert Windows password reset disk to HP laptop. And then follow the step by step instructions to unlock HP password.

Solution 3: Unlock HP Pavilion with Password Key

In this method, you can use the third-party software to unlock password. Because you have been locked out of your HP Pavilion, you can’t install any application from it. Consequently, you can see how to use it as below. Or to get more details from its homepage: http://www.lostwindowspassword.com
Step 1: Download and install password unlock tool such as Windows Password Key from another Windows-based laptop and then double click to open that software.
Step 2: Insert a USB to the available laptop and then burn a bootable password reset USB flash drive.
Step 3: Change the BIOS setting of the locked HP laptop to launch from USB and then insert the USB to it. Restart your computer again.
Step 4: Wait for a while and then you will see the whole user interface. Then you can choose the locked account and try to remove or reset the password.

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