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Bios Password Reset

Discussion in 'Multimedia' started by bballerlc, Sep 30, 2015.

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  1. bballerlc

    bballerlc Thread Starter

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    I have a Dell Inspiron E1505, the hard drive crashed on it and I bought a new one and was going to install a new operating system on it. When I inserted the Windows 7 disk I find out it won't boot from the cd drive. I go into bios to change the setting and there's a system admin password that I didn't know about or don't remember that's keeping me from changing any bios settings. I've researched and tried everything, is there anything I can do to bypass this password so I can boot from the cd drive?
     
  2. valis

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    Nope. May want to re-read the rules page at https://forums.techguy.org/help/rules/

    • Bypassing Passwords (read more)
      Please do not ask for assistance with (or ways to bypass) a forgotten or unknown password, personal identification number (PIN) or any other type of access code that may be required on a computer, mobile device or web site. As there is no way to verify the actual situation or intent, no assistance will be provided and any such threads will be closed.
    As a result, I'm going to have to close this up. Thanks for understanding.

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