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Unlocking bios password

I have an Acer aspire 5310 laptop and i have forgotten the bios password, so i have not been able to load XP. Please i need help ASAP.
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    yo fam.... manz stuck wit da fukin laptop bios password i dnt evn hav a clue about my password blad. if any one can solve my problem i dnt evn mind paying you. please let me knw aaasssaaappp

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Nice link mumma! Jus wanted to pass on tha I had to remove my battery for about 30 minutes before it would reset my desktop!I spent tha time blowing the dust off of everything and debating on a replacement fan for the CPU.

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To reset the bios simply remove the battery (looks like a watch battery) on the motherboard and then replace it again.

Or try this site for more advice

Hope this helps

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