Question about Compaq Presario 5000 PC Desktop
1. Turn off the power, and unplugged the power cable.
2. Find out the BIOS reset jumper location on the motherboard. There should be a three pin jumper and two are connected with a jumper (pin no 2 and 3 connected).
3. Pull up the jumper, and insert the jumper (to connect pin no 1 and 2). Wait for about 10-15 seconds.
4. Pull up the jumper again. Reposition the jumper to the previous (default) position (to connect pin 2 and 3).
5. Plugged the power cable, and turn on the power.
6. The BIOS configuration will become zero (including password), and you can re-adjust the parameters according to your needs.
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Posted on Nov 26, 2008
You need to open the CPU, be sure the CPU is unplug the energy, you need search the clear CMOS pins in the main board, they have a mini black plastic square, you need to put this in the 2 pins, this generate a shortcut and reset the CMOS to original state, this don't erease anythig else, only the date, time and POWER PASSWORD. ok
TIP: whe you put the mini black plastic square in the pins you can ONLY RE-CONNECT THE POWER CORD for a few secons, then unplug the power cord again and keep the mini black plastic square and put this in only one pin, YOU NEVER RUN THE MACHINE WHIT THIS MINI BLACK PLASTIC SQUARE OR DAMAGE THE MAIN SYSTEM BOARD FOREVER!!!!!
Posted on Nov 26, 2008
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