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My computer has been locked from the boot menu i put my password in or so i think it is and it will not accept password it tells me to enter password then press (ctrl and enter) to disable system lock not taking password can i reset boot menu password

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Hi,
U can reset boot menu password through removing BIOS battery and than switch on the system it will clear or some boards are with jumpers u can check CMOS clear from 1 to 2 for clear 2 to 3.try it.

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Hen I put my email and password, it will o will not ta it. If it take the email or password nd when I try the nex't it tell that it is encorrect passwor or email. I cannot use my computer,phone or laptop.


  1. check for caps-lock key see ifs its on
  2. for windows i can fix that for computer i can fix that when you boot your computer there is a boot selection menu look for it press the key and boot in safe mode when pc boots it you will see 2 accounts goto safe mode account and then goto settings and remove the password
  3. for phone i cant tell because you didnt specify your phone and its OS

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I forgot my password


You will need to reinstall windows

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Ubuntu adm password reset


Click "Applications" and then click "Accessories" on the top taskbar in the Ubuntu desktop.


Click "Terminal" to open a terminal window.


Type the following command at the Linux prompt and press the "Enter" key:

sudo passwd


To change the Administrator account password, the password of "root" is changed.


The "sudo" command gives the current user temporary Administrator access, in this instance, to change the password of "root."


First, the user will see a Unix prompt asking for the current user's password.


Type the user password for the current user account. Press the "Enter" key. Next, Unix will prompt the user for the new password for "root."


Type the new password for "root." Press "Enter." Finally, a Unix prompt will require a confirmation of the password.


Retype the new password for root, and press "Enter." The Administrator (root) account password for Ubuntu is now reset


or


Boot computer into recovery mode. Reset your computer and as it is booting, hold down the "Shift" key on your keyboard.

You will be presented with the boot menu.


Select "Recovery Mode" from the boot menu.

It is usually the the second boot option.


Wait for computer to boot up.

You will be presented with the Recovery Menu. Select "Drop to Root Shell Prompt."


Type "ls /home" and press "Enter." Note:

The command starts with a lower case L, not a capital i.

You will be presented with a list of usernames of accounts installed on the computer.


Type "passwd username" where username is replaced by the name of the account you want to reset. For example, if the username of your account was "jeff" you would type "passwd jeff" and press "Enter." You will be prompted to create a new password.


Enter a new password of your choosing.

Note: You will see no visual response when you type in your newly selected password; however, the computer still will register the input. Press "Enter."


You will be asked to retype your password.

Re-enter the same password and press "Enter."


Your password is now reset.

Type "Exit" to return to the boot menu and select "Resume Normal Boot" to restart Ubuntu.


hope this helps


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Lap top locked wont accept usual password


When you boot up to the log in screen type in administrator as the user to log in once you have your computer running again you have to take control (administrator)control panel user accounts on the users tab,click the name of the computer administrator you can change the password there or if your computer has a system restore you can restore it to an earlier date which will have your personal settings or
during the boot up process you will see on the screen for a short amount of time press a certain key to enter set up

Press and hold that key during the boot up process to enter BIOS scroll down to set user password or supervisor password you can change or remove your password from there

also

click start control panel user accounts

on the users tab,click the name of the computer administrator you can change the password there


hope this helps

Jan 13, 2011 | Computers & Internet

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My daughter put a password on my computer and now its on a blue page asking for a password how do i rest the computer


Hi Dianegooch20
There are two types of user 1. Administrator 2. User
If you are a user and haven't set the administrator password then you can try to safe boot the steps given below
To use a Safe Boot option, follow these steps:
  1. Restart your computer and start pressing the F8 key on your keyboard. On a computer that is configured for booting to multiple operating systems, you can press the F8 key when the Boot Menu appears.
  2. Select an option when the Windows Advanced Options menu appears, and then press ENTER.
  3. When the Boot menu appears again, and the words "Safe Mode" appear in blue at the bottom, select the installation that you want to start, and then press ENTER.

Dec 01, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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I have intalled my computer with windows xp professional before was xp, I didn't put a password or a username but now my computer is asking me to unter the password before I login!! My computer is Fujitsu...


During the boot up process you will see on the screen for a short amount of time press a certain key to enter set up

Press and hold that key during the boot up process to enter BIOS scroll down to set user password or supervisor password you can change or remove your password from there

hope this helps

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My windows on the my Golf (2001) 4th Generation Gl go down when i unlock the door is this normal. Thanks


put key in door and unlock/hold key over,windows go down.key in door,lock/hold key over,windows go up/sunroof closes(if fitted)
boot lock,turn left,release boot locked.turn right, boot unlocked,locked with central locking..and unlocking/locking the car
with the key as above resets the alarm/immobilser.
BLOODY CLEVER,WHAT.....
last,sat in car with key in ignition,put your hand into open window jam and use the switch to raise window,it will stop when it touches your hand.....and bounce back.
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Acer Aspire 7520 Laptop won't accept password


try typing your password in with the caps-lock on. many times this may go unoticed if both password fiels show * instead of the actual password being entered. if that doesnt work for ya go here and chose one of the 5 options to recover or delete the need for a password. you must first download these and creat an .iso disk to be run at startup.

Good Luck and dont forget to rate my post! :D

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Troubleshooting Password Problem OS 10.4.11


Follow these steps -

1. Start up from a Mac OS X Installation CD (one with a version that is closest to the version of Mac OS X installed on your Mac).
You should first disable Open Firmware password protection, if it is enabled. Hold the C key as the computer starts.
2. From the Installer menu Choose "Reset Password" (if you have Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger this will be the "Utilities menu").
Tip: If you don't see this menu or menu choice, you're probably not started from the CD yet.
3. Select your Mac OS X hard disk volume.
4. Set the user name of your original administrator account.
Do not select "System Administrator (root)".
5. Enter new password.
6. Save.
7. Follow these instructions to set Keychain Access -
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1631

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