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Forgot bios password for ibm thinkpad 2647 win98 I forgot the Bios Password and can not got the system boot.

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  • thomasayo2k6 Jan 10, 2009

    Thanks so much for ur answer.

    Meanwhile the system is a Laptop, so there is no jumper or any button on the board. Also the sysytem is IBM A31 win xp



    Thanx ones more

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Reboot bios by open u computer chassiand pull out the round little butten on the motherboard and wait 10 sec and pull it back. then start u computer. then it shall work

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