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Just got my laptop today from walmart i entered a new password and when i shut it down and went to restart it say wrong password

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  • Mr Everythng Mar 19, 2011

    when did you enter a password? try loging on with no password. goodluck



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You may have the Caps lock selected, try the password without the Caps lock switched on.

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Back up your most important data to an external storage device in case anything goes wrong while changing the BIOS settings. Remove any disc that is currently inserted in the IBM Thinkpad X41's disc drive.
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    Then it wont ask you for any password,just go to control panel>user accounts>add or remove user account,here change your password or remove it. Thats it you are done,shut it down and thn restart it and at your welcome screen enter da new pass.

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    Start up in safe mode pressing F8 on boot up and select safe mode. When in the system under administrator there will be option for you to delete the password on your account. Re boot then enter again with no password.

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