Fix Disabled Set-up Configuration in HP Mini 210
Discuss the ways to resolve disabled set-up configuration in HP Mini 210.
HP Mini 210 is a laptop with many improved features when compared with its previous versions. This laptop comes with Intel latest Atom N450 CPU. The mouse button of the laptop is located below the touch pad. You may get optional HD video accelerator from the Broadcom for playing HD videos. It has display resolution of 1366*786 pixels. The display screen of the laptop is 15 inch and it has 160GB hard drive. This laptop also offers Bluetooth, HDMI stereo speakers, headphone jacket and Ethernet connection. With the help of a utility called BIOS, users can change settings like boot priority, enable/disable devices etc. The supervisor password might be set to provide security for BIOS. You can access the BIOS, only if you enter the password correctly. You might receive a message “Set up configuration being disabled” if you enter an incorrect password.
Following are the reasons for the set-up configuration being disabled in HP mini 210:
- Clearing of BIOS setup
- Reset supervisor password
- Update BIOS
Clearing of BIOS setup
In case you forget the password to enter the BIOS set-up, you can clear the BIOS. It might result in loss of user defined settings if you clear the BIOS. With the help of jumper you can reset the BIOS and release the BIOS battery and connect it back. You need to ask for the help from an expert to do this because it can get complicated. After resetting the BIOS, the supervisor password can be deleted and you would not be prompted to type a password when you try to enter the BIOS set-up.
Reset supervisor password
Using an online tool you can reset the supervisor password. In your Windows Operating System you can connect to the Internet and search for software which could read password of your BIOS. There are some software available to help you in reset BIOS password. You need to consult a computer technician before you run any tool in your system to change the BIOS settings because any change in the BIOS might cause a system error.
BIOS flashing is the process of updating BIOS. It is better to update your BIOS version if you are receiving the message “Configuration set up is disabled” even after clearing the BIOS password. You may visit the website of HP mini 210 laptop and download the latest version of the BIOS that is compatible with the Operating System of your laptop. You can eliminate corruption related issue of the BIOS and update the BIOS set-up with the BIOS flashing.