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Unlocking my elock on my acer extensa 4220 laptop

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  • sam pitt
    sam pitt Oct 17, 2008

    i never had a password but it says i have thats why i cant acces it

  • salahee Mar 15, 2009

    i cant unlock my acer 4220

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Http://global.acer.com/products/et/notebooks.htm

as per the Acer website you press the Empowering Key (looks like a stylised "e")

then follow the menus to unlock you will need your password

if you have problem with this you need to email support on http://www.acersupport.com/html/email.cfm

hope this helps

Posted on Oct 17, 2008

  • Gareth Cockram
    Gareth Cockram Oct 17, 2008

    you will need to contact support then.

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