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Have an old IBM T23 running windows XP professional

The entire machine is locked -- I can't unlock it as I forgot administrator
a locker sign appears everytime I try to go in setup mode during boot time.

Appreciate any help to get the machine unlocked.
thanks,
Jose

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Sounds like a BIOS password, not a Windows one. If you cannot remember your admin setup pw, you'll need a new system board. Doesn't pay since the cost of the board is more than the laptop is worth. The data from the hard drive can still be recovered.

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You can try using Offline NT Password & Registry Editor. Download it here

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