03-07-2018 09:12 PM
so the system has been nagging me to install the critical bios update of v188.8.131.52 but i'm afraid that it will stop in the middle of update and ask for the BIOS password. I wouldn't be able to provide a correct password and will have to reboot to exit.
most probable case afterwards; the laptop will not boot into windows as it thinks the update has not finished.
Can lenovo support help me out on this? will I just not install any bios update anymore on this laptop?
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03-07-2018 09:30 PM
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If you set BIOS password in your system then it’s mandatory to enter correct password while BIOS updating process.
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03-07-2018 10:08 PM
There is no backdoor password. The only choices are remembering the password or replacing the motherboard
07-20-2019 11:48 AM
But if password is set, but windows when starting without bios password needed. And if new bios update install, password would be required or just update bios and just be the same: when open bios and want to change something - password required, but if just windows starting- no bios password (like now)?