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Bios passwroed

  1. Sep 19, 2004 #1

    DMP

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    I forget my bios pw,
    I can't setup my bios
    I once heard that
    we can reset our bios
    But how can I do it?
    and after i reset bios
    will my computer's applications
    be well as befrore

    thanks

    Decaprio Mojosprayer Peonardu
     
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  3. Sep 19, 2004 #2

    chroot

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    There's often a jumper on motherboards which can be used to clear the RAM used to store the BIOS configuration, including the password. Normally, just briding the jumper for a few seconds, with the power off, will reset the BIOS. You should read the manual for your motherboard.

    - Warren
     
  4. Sep 19, 2004 #3
    it shorts the cmos battery, or if there is no jumper, just remove the batter and short the two terminals.
     
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