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Forgot password to toshiba with vista operating system

I can't get into this laptop which i bought six month ago for my son and he forgot his password to get in

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  • carolesuarez Feb 01, 2008

    how can a reboot? tried changing password through F2 setup and still won't let me in

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Is it the windows password? Or did he set the bios password for booting up? If it is just the logon for windows, then the F2 setup won't be able to touch it. You can go here to fix the windows password:
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/321305

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