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Try to remove the battery on pcb but sometimes it may be stored on a flash memory and uou may need to remove a jumper
Posted on Jan 20, 2015
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: Bios default password
The BIOS default password is just blank, and it is not asked.
When you set a bios password, you are asked to enter a value, therefore if bios is asking the password, the password had been changed.
To reset the bios password if you do not know the password you need to access to motherboard and temporarily remove battery for few seconds.
Removing battery will reset bios and delete the password.
Unplug power cord before accessing the motherboard, and try not touching the motherboard with your finger.
Put battery back in place before restarting computer.
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Posted on Mar 04, 2009
The BIOS password may be cleared from a Dell Optiplex by removing the password jumper (PSWD) from the motherboard.
Can click the link below to see how its done or follow the steps below :--
Choose the desktop model and continue.
For most Dell Optiplex desktops, the steps to reset a BIOS password and clear all CMOS settings are:
Hope it helps !!
Posted on Sep 14, 2009
no default password is there..if you want to enter the bios..start the desktop..hit either F2 or F12 and it will open up the bios for you. you shld be able to find a option of password in that..
Posted on Feb 23, 2010
SOURCE: my dell optiplex gx520 has
the reason why windows won't reconize it as a boot drive is because you have to format the harddrive to NTFS. You have to connect it as a secondary drive on another machine and format it. To do this you have to
click on start, right click on 'computer' and click on 'manage'. Once on 'computer management' click on 'disk management' and select the disk you want to format, right click on it can click 'format'.
Hope this helps.
Posted on Mar 20, 2011
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