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Password locked can't get in

I purchased a used laptop has a password on it i can't get in

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Hi mike,

i just had the same problem with a dimension. what solved the issue was a system restore to the first day the computer ran. this is way better than having the computer reformatted. once the system is restored to the first operating date, just turn your automatic update ON and let it rip.

hope this helps.

best regards,

voodoo

Posted on Jun 02, 2009

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