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Security menu


Some of the menu items listed in this section may not be supported by your computer.


To do this

Administrator Tools

Setup BIOS Administrator Password

Set up a BIOS administrator password

User Management (requires a BIOS administrator password)

Create New BIOS User Account

Select from a list of BIOS users.

Select from a list of ProtectTools users.

Password Policy (requires a BIOS administrator password)

Revise password policy criteria.

HP SpareKey

Enable/disable HP SpareKey (enabled by default).

Fingerprint Reset on Reboot (If Present)

Reset/clear the fingerprint reader ownership (select models
only; disabled by default).

User Tools

Change Password

Enter, change, or delete a BIOS administrator password.

HP SpareKey Enrollment

Enroll or reset HP SpareKey, which is a set of security
questions and answers used if you forget your password.

Anti Theft


Enable/disable Anti-Theft Protection.

DriveLock Passwords

Enable/disable DriveLock on any computer hard drive
(enabled by default).

Change a DriveLock user password or master

Enable/disable the prompt for the DriveLock user
password prompts when restarting the computer.


DriveLock settings are accessible only when you

enter Computer Setup by turning on (not restarting) the

Automatic DriveLock

Enable/disable Automatic DriveLock support.

TPM EMBedded Security

Enable/disable support for Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Embedded Security, which protects the computer from
unauthorized access to owner functions available in
EMBedded Security for ProtectTools. For more information,
refer to the ProtectTools software


You must have a setup password to change this


Disk Sanitizer

Run Disk Sanitizer to destroy all existing data on the primary
hard drive, secondary hard drive, or the drive in the upgrade


If you run Disk Sanitizer, the data on the

selected drive is destroyed permanently.

System IDs

Enter a user-defined computer asset tracking number and
ownership tag.

Windows Vista and Windows 7 115