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Laptop trouble how do i get passed the bios setup it say enter password and i didnt even set one.

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Option #1
Open case and look for the CMOS jumper then move it, wait then move it back.

Option #2
open case and pop out the cmos battery for 15 secs or so will work sometimes. Try Option #1 first before this one.

Posted on Feb 26, 2008

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