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It's asking for a password and don't let me go into the bios

I bought my S2 second-hand and also bought a brandnew harddrive for it. As soon as I turn it on, it's asking for a password, but it never had one.
I tried different programs, like PowerSuite and also the Windows XP disc.
No matter what key I press..all I get is a beep. The harddrive is formated and has XP on ( done that on my desktop ) .. I'm at the end of my knowledge what to do, so maybe you guys can help. Thanks

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  • Ryan Peterman
    Ryan Peterman May 11, 2010

    the cmos trick only works if BIOS is whats password protected...it could be the hard drive itself....did that to myself once... that password will be on the hard drive itself so it wont be lost by removing the battery....so my questions are as follows.. icetiger, did that work or no?...what kind of hard drive do you have?

  • nejasoib May 11, 2010

    do u know where is the location of cmos battery on ur laptop

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