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I have Dell Inspiron 6400 and my Hard disk (Seagate) was password protected. Now suddenly my HDD not accepting password (even though I know the password). I tried my HDD into another Laptop but result was same. Always showing Invalid Password. Can anyone suggest me what needs to be done for the same

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Send it to a professional for password removal –  Moab Oct 16 '12 at 5:33
There is a utility called "HDD Unlock Wizard", don't know if is any help. Also see guardian.co.uk/technology/askjack/2010/apr/09/… –  Jan Doggen Oct 16 '12 at 8:38
Did you ask Dell? They may have a support option for that. –  Jan Doggen Oct 16 '12 at 8:39
And I found this weird support forum: forum.gsmhosting.com/vbb/f36/… –  Jan Doggen Oct 16 '12 at 8:41
@JanDoggen, Thanks for reply but HDD Unlock Wizard not work with usb and I am not able to login in my Lappy. –  Haseeb Akhtar Oct 16 '12 at 10:17

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