help - i need to reset the bios password

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by mafiarest, Dec 24, 2012.

  1. mafiarest macrumors newbie

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    hello support
    i have big problem in my mac book air model a1237 -2008
    i need to reset the bios password can anyone help me please
     
  2. snaky69 macrumors 603

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  3. mafiarest thread starter macrumors newbie

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    thx
    but my mac ram is built in
    my serial namber W88130XKY51
    and Model Family: MacBook Air
    Processor: 1.6GHz Core 2 Duo (P7500)
    Manufacturer: Intel
    # of CPUs: 1
    Codename: Penryn
    Display:
    Size: 13.3"
    Finish: Glossy
    Resolution: 1280x800
    Backlight: LED-Backlit
    Base Memory: 2GB PC2-5300 SODIMM
    Max Memory: 2GB
    Brand: Apple
    Wireless: 802.11a/b/g/n
    Color(s): Aluminum
    Original OS: Mac OS X 10.5.1
    Battery: 37-watt-hour non-removable lithium-polymer
    Graphics: Intel GMA X3100 (144MB)
    Base Storage: 80GB 4200RPM EIDE 1.8"
    Optical Drive: N/A
    what can i do to fix it
     
  4. segers909 macrumors regular

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    Belgium
    #4
    You need to solder a new chip to your motherboard. There are people who do this for money, like over here.
     
  5. Weaselboy Moderator

    Weaselboy

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    California
    #5
    The only way to reset the EFI password on a new Mac is to take it to the Apple Store and prove it is your machine and they can reset it for you.
     

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