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My thinkpad (X60s) will not start... when I try to start it, a lock icon shows up on the screen and no key seems to work...

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This is a power on password set in bios. The keys appear not to work because it does not show anything you type. If it is a lock icon in the top right corner of the screen with a cursor next to it that is your problem. And we are not sure if there is a global passwork for the thinkpad, for this you would have to call IBM

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