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Dell desktop computer goes black as soon as i trun it on and ask for a password and i forgot my password

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Clear the cmos.
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SOURCE: dell dimension 4300 forgot main password

Get a motherboard manual from Dell.com.
Look for jumper 1.
remove jumper 1.
Power on.
Wait till PC powered on then power off.
Replace jumper.
this will reset ALL BIOS setting including password.
Please let me know if this helps.

Posted on Mar 14, 2008

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satyathakur.com/blog/

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