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How to reset bios password on ibm thinkpad t41 error 0176

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SOURCE: trouble resetting error code on my t-30,error code reads 0176

Error code 0176 concerned with System Security. The system has been tampered with.

Try to enter the bios setup. Save the bios setting and exit. Lets see if it resolves your problem

Posted on Nov 25, 2008

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SOURCE: forget BIOS Password (Laptop - IBM Thinkpad Lenovo R60)

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"
It is on 1-2 position right now set it in 2-3 position then power up then all bios settings are reset.
then again set it in 1-2 its original position.

Posted on Jul 29, 2009

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SOURCE: IBM thinkpad T41 -> get

Hi,

The IBM Thinkpad has a very strong security system.

If you are seeing a lock symbol when booting then somebody has set the supervisor password. If you can't remember it or guess it (try "password", "admin", "pass", etc) then you need to find the person that set the supervisor password.

Once the supervisor password is set the T41 is very well protected and it can't be reset by removing the laptop battery or CMOS battery.

There is a way to read the password from the protection chip but this is very complicated and requires taking the laptop apart and building your own chip reader.

The instructions for doing this are are:

http://sodoityourself.com/hacking-ibm-thinkpad-bios-password/

Hope this helps,

Chris

Posted on Mar 08, 2011

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SOURCE: bios pass lock 0176 IBM

Okay friend so you are in front of real problem now, bypass of BIOS pass system is not impossible but really really hard.... In order to do this you must follow next really detailed instruction, check this link:

http://sodoityourself.com/hacking-ibm-thinkpad-bios-password/

Do it as follows, just give yourself time, and I wish you all luck you can get! Seyaa around! :) Alex

And please rate my solution :))

Posted on Apr 13, 2011

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You have to remove the backup battery on the mainboard for seconds and then reinstall it.

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Error 0176 ibm


Lots of issues with 0176 error. Could be caused by a dead cmos battery or the system thinks it has been tampered with. I found a couple of clues for you;

The T41 Hardware Maintenance Manual gives the following instructions in case of error 0176:
"Run BIOS setup utility, and save the current settings by pressing F10."
To get into BIOS, you need to press the F1 key when you see the splash screen. I suppost that the splash screen on a T41 will display a ThinkPad or IBM logo, and something similar to "to interrupt normal start procedure, press the blue thinkvantage button".
The idea that a new motherboard might be necessary comes from the T41 Hardware Maintenance Manual. It says that in case the first instruction, i.e. get into BIOS and save current settings, doesn't fix the problem, a new motherboard should be installed.
You could try the following:
Disconnect the AC adapter from the notebook, disconnect all other cables. Remove the battery pack. Press the power button ten times in one-second intervals. Then press the power button again, and hold it pressed down for 30 seconds. Then install the battery pack again, connect the AC adapter. Press the power button.
Re: 0176 Security - The system has been tampered with
The padlock came up after removing the BIOS-battery. It is a security-feature and cannot be bypassed.
Removing the BIOS battery does not remove the supervisor-password but locks the system, if one hat been set to protect the computer from illegal use.
So either try to get the SVP from the previous owner ore replace the board.


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I want to remove bios password from IBM thinkpad t41


It is difficult to remove the Power On and BIOS password because the passwords are stored on an EEPROM chip.
For instructions on how to remove these passwords go to this link.
My Thinkpad - remove Power on Password
http://www.fixya.com/support/r4335050-remove_bios_power_password_thinkpad

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Bios pass lock 0176 IBM THINKPAD R51 ERROR Experts


Okay friend so you are in front of real problem now, bypass of BIOS pass system is not impossible but really really hard.... In order to do this you must follow next really detailed instruction, check this link:

http://sodoityourself.com/hacking-ibm-thinkpad-bios-password/

Do it as follows, just give yourself time, and I wish you all luck you can get! Seyaa around! :) Alex

And please rate my solution :))

Apr 13, 2011 | Computers & Internet

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IBM thinkpad T41 -> get


Hi,

The IBM Thinkpad has a very strong security system.

If you are seeing a lock symbol when booting then somebody has set the supervisor password. If you can't remember it or guess it (try "password", "admin", "pass", etc) then you need to find the person that set the supervisor password.

Once the supervisor password is set the T41 is very well protected and it can't be reset by removing the laptop battery or CMOS battery.

There is a way to read the password from the protection chip but this is very complicated and requires taking the laptop apart and building your own chip reader.

The instructions for doing this are are:

http://sodoityourself.com/hacking-ibm-thinkpad-bios-password/

Hope this helps,

Chris

Mar 08, 2011 | IBM ThinkPad T41 Notebook

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THINKPAD R40 TYPE 2682


search the internet, most BIOS manufacturers leave a back door for problems like this.

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Error no 0176


Change the bios battery.Remove the notebook battery and then you should see the bios battery.Maybe you should have to disassembly the complete pc because it is a little dificult without disassembly.

Apr 13, 2009 | IBM ThinkPad R40 2722 Notebook

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Trouble resetting error code on my t-30,error code reads 0176


Error code 0176 concerned with System Security. The system has been tampered with.

Try to enter the bios setup. Save the bios setting and exit. Lets see if it resolves your problem

Nov 25, 2008 | IBM ThinkPad T30 2366 Notebook

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Cmos password for ibm r40


You will have to remember it. IBM puts a security chip on the motherboard, the bios password is burned into this, and there is no way around it. There are a few places that will replace the chip, but they are very expensive. The only other way is to replace the motherboard. I've found that replacing the motherboard is cheaper than having the chip replaced, so, if possible, remember the password.

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