Question about IBM eServer xSeries 346
I got this 2nd hand server and booted it up into win 2003 server then i entered an incorrect password a couple of times then the machine made noise and the error light on the front panel went on. then i reset the machine and it wont boot further than the initial screen that says ibm eserver. the POST code on the motherboard LED display is stuck at "Ad"
Try resetting the system BIOS.
There are three ways to do this, depending on the mainboard style.
Check for a jumper near the mainboard battery.
If there is one, and it is a three pin style, move the jumper from the side it is on to the other side, then turn the power on (generally it will spin up, but nothing will happen), and then back off. Replace the jumper as it was originally and boot the system.
If there is a two pin jumper, remove the jumper, turn the computer on (again, it will probably not do anything), then turn the computer off and replace the jumper and reboot.
If there is no jumper, remove the battery, turn the system on, then off, then replace the battery and reboot.
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Server 2008 R2 is a server operating system produced by Microsoft. It was
released to manufacturing on July 22, 2009, launched on October 22, 2009.
According to the Windows Server Team blog, the retail availability was
September 14, 2009. It is built on Windows NT 6.1, the same core operating
system used with the end-user oriented Windows 7. It is the first 64-bit only
operating system release from Microsoft. Windows Server 2008 R2 is an updated
operating system to Windows Server 2008.
reseting Windows Server 2008 R2 password,I have used several methods,and this
method is very easy and 100% worked on 2008 R2 servers. This is very quick, because it clears the
administrator password straightaway.
There are some products available to find out admin password, which
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Password Key is the product you required to reset admin password.This is not
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download from Lost Windows Password website.
How to reset Windows Server 2008 R2 password with
Windows Password Key
Step 1. Burn a CD/DVD or USB Drive to reset Vista
Windows Password Key
and install in a computer. And follow the step-by-step guide to burn a CD/DVD
or USB drive to reset password.
Step 2: Set BIOS to boot from CD ROM or USB.
the burned CD/DVD or USB drive in the computer you want to reset password, and
then change the BIOS settings of the computer as follows:
1st. Start computer and
press F2 or Delete to enter BISO setup during the initial startup screen.
What key is pressed depends on the manufacturers, but in most cases it is F2 or
2nd. Use the arrow keys to
select the Boot tab, and then select Boot Device Priority and press Enter.
3rd. Choose first boot
device to CDROM or USB flash drive, and then press F10 to save settings. The
computer will restart with the changed settings automatically.
Note: When you want to
boot from USB, you should adjust USB to 1st Drive by entering Hard Disk Drives
firstly before selecting first boot device to USB flash drive.
Step 3: Remove the forgotten Windows password under
Choose the installation path of Windows, and enter the ID of the path
All the user names will be displayed for you. You can select one to remove its
password by entering the ID of the User Name.
Enter y to confirm and continue, enter n to return to previous menu.
After removing the password for the selected user name, you can enter y to
continue to reset
of other user names, or enter n to restart computer. And now you can log on
computer without password.
did. It's very simple and finished in less than two minutes.
Now you can regain access your operating system and create
a new administrator password. The best thing of using this method is that you
shouldn't lose any data on your computer. Furthermore, If you can't find a
computer which has a CD/DVD writer or the locked computer have no a CD-ROM, You
can burn the ISO image file into a USB flash drive and use the USB flash drive
to recover your Windows administrator password.
Try these three methods the next time you have lost Windows administrator password, which you do not need to reinstall
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