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My computer recently crashed and refuses tl enter bios with the usual del comand and asks for current password. I have no idea where to obtain a password. My motherboard is K8t890-A. Could you please help me with this problem. Regards Geoff Crossland

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Take the CMOS battery out and hold down the power for 30 sec, put the battery back and restart the computer.

Just go throught this link..

http://www.tech-faq.com/reset-bios-password.shtml

Let me know if you need further assistance

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Kevin

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