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20th December 2008, 02:12 PM #1
how to recover power on password
Hi could any one help me to recover a forgotten password for windows power on? its not a logon password but its a power on password.
Last edited by lionsl2005; 20th December 2008 at 02:23 PM.
20th December 2008, 02:28 PM #2
Its nothing to do with Windows so will need more info like make of computer, laptop or desktop?
If its a desktop open the side take the CMOS battery out for a minute. Looks like a watch battery. Put it back in once you have done that you will need to re enter your time.
20th December 2008, 02:33 PM #3
yes its a IBM t60 laptop
Originally Posted by FN-GM
20th December 2008, 02:36 PM #4
Last edited by FN-GM; 20th December 2008 at 02:38 PM.
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20th December 2008, 04:37 PM #5
Well it could be a BIOS password, a HDD password, even a boot manager password.
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