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I have an IBM IntelliStation M Pro 6868 30U, next day when i start it up it showed following errors:- 176 The system has been tampered with. System-security - Administrator password required. Type your password, then press Enter. kindly help me in this regard and your co-operation in this regard will be highly appreciated please. thanks. Muhammad Daud Asi Karachi, Pakistan

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Had you opened the cover of your system ? Are you getting this message after you closed it ? There is something called as : System Intrusion. If the system is opened, the System Intrusion sensor built in the Chasis gets activated and this message is seen after next power on. Please search in BIOS setup after submitting password and reset the LOG / System Intrusion Detected flag. Hope this works.

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This message is generated by BIOS of the motherboard when the system is opened physically. Please enter CMOS setup and do either of the following : 1. clear Events Log 2. reset settings in intrusion detection If this doesn't work, please do the following : Open the system, Reset all motherboard settings, Enter BIOS setup, Disable Intrusion Detection, Close the system, and that should be all !! Thanks, Rajesh

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Hi, Muhammad, It sounds to like you have been infected with a virus and will need to run an antivirus program at bootup. If you are unable to do this yourself then it is not a big job for a computer technician to do for you. Regards mistyman

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