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If you meant clock:

Take out any charger or battery and let it sit for 30 minutes, then plug everything back in and it should be reset

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it usually is just sulkscreened as "lock". The bios hsa a secruity setting to activate the lock. Make sure that the pins for the lock are not connected to a lock, and go to your bios by pressing the del key or F1 key on bootup and make sure that the lock is deactivated..... Thant should solve it, If worse comes to worse, find the BIOS reset jumpers and short tem out, this will reset the BIOS to factory settings, which by default is "UNLOCKED"
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System lock? I take it, the bios is password protected.
Make sure the machine is off before opening the case.
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First check in bios that your harddisk is detected or not?

You can ente rin bios with following method:

When u powerup press F2 or "del" F1 key to enter in bios.
but if u have problem of bios password followbelow procedure

here are 2 password type first 1 is bios password if tell me about your bios password it prompt when u powerup follow procedure below

For that you need to reset factory defaults settings for bios.
For reset bios u have to open back side of your laptop then u find motherbord circuit there.
pull cmos cell on motherbord for 15 minute then it reset to defaults.
Also u can reset with jumper settigns read carefully on mother bord there is 1 jumper near cmos cell u read there " bios reset or clear"
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Try to reset the CMOS using CMOS jumper reset. Look this in its manual how to do it.

Or take out the CMOS battery out of its socket then place it back again this should clear CMOS and restore to its default setting. Without the BIOS password.

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  1. Boot up the computer into the setup (depending on your bios, to get into the bios you need to hit the DEL key during boot up.)
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  4. Press 'ALT' and 'P' at the same time. The bios should now be reset to the factory settings.

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