Question about IBM ThinkPad T40 2373 Notebook
My x Boyfriend Put A Password In the Bios Of My IBM Thinkpad T40 At The Time We Wernt Getting Along Now That We Are He Has No Clue What The Password Is Please Help Me I Havent Been Able To Use My Thinkpad In Months
Where are the password pads???
Posted on Dec 24, 2007
How to Reset an IBM ThinkPad Power On Password Using Hardware If you cannot boot the ThinkPad, you will have to reset the IBM ThinkPad password via hardware. If only the power-on password is set, do the following to remove the power-on password. Power off the computer Remove the DIMM cover on the bottom side of the computer. Short-circuit the two password pads or put a jumper on the contacts to short the circuit. Under the short-circuit condition, power on the computer and wait until the POST ends. After the POST ends, the password prompt does not appear. The power-on password is removed. Reinstall the DIMM cover. If both the power-on password and the supervisor password are set, do the following to remove the passwords: Power on the computer by pressing and holding F1. Enter the supervisor password. The Easy-Setup menu appears. Click on the Password icon. Click on the Power on icon. Enter the supervisor password and press the Space bar. Press Enter twice. Click on Exit; then click on Restart.
Posted on Aug 25, 2007
What is my supervisor password
Posted on Dec 09, 2007
Could also try just desoldering the eeprom that stores the password a) if you can find it and b) if you know what you're doing. It worked on a dell we had in.
Posted on Aug 22, 2008
please try this http://www.ja.axxs.net/unlock/
i hope it helps and i would suggest that you take someone's help if you find it difficult to tinker with the compu!
Posted on Nov 06, 2008
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