I have been given an old company owned IBM Thinkpad G40 Model 2388-3RG notebook that was to be recycled. It has a password protection on boot up and I cannot reach the last user... No cds or books came with the machine nor could I find any info on the net, also...
Any help as to how can I overcome this required password? I have no need of the files...
Thank you in advance!
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Re: IBM THINKPAD 2388-3RG PASSWORD LOCKOUT
Get a Windows CD, make sure the Boot Order in your BIOS Setup is set to CD Drive before the Hard Drive, then boot to the CD and format the HD and install windows. Hopefully there isn't a BIOS password and all should be well?
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You can get the driver from the computer manufacturer's website. If you want all drivers covered and updated, then you can install an automatic driver updater like RadarSync. You don't have to go to different websites to find the different drivers because the software will do all the work for you.