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Hi, I need some help (BIOS locked)...

Hi so I took everything apart and now Im basically looking at this:

Im thinking the CMOS clock battery is the blue circle thingy (bottom right corner area) now the problem is that there is a metal piece that seems attached to the top of the battery so what do I do?


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  • rhony_ver19 Mar 10, 2009

    may unit is satellite A 105-S4201, i can't find where is bios jumper, where can find the C88?



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Ok i found a couple more things...apparently you dont have to remove the battery.. I found this site that tells you two "jumpers" (solder squares) C88 i believe under the network card. But if you follow this link and follow the directions it will get you going again.

I don't know exactly at what stage you are at and i hope i didn't cause any trouble but this normally is how we take care of this problem. Unless once in a blue moon we come across one like this.

Posted on Jan 17, 2009


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