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Discussion in 'Hardware' started by ernie915, Sep 18, 2004.

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  1. ernie915

    ernie915 Thread Starter

    Sep 17, 2004
    i have a Toshiba Tecra 510 CDT laptop that someone gave me. Model # PA1232U. We don't know the password. when i turn it on, i get a blank/black screen with "password =" in the top left. the sticker on the machine says "windows 95", so it's an older machine. does anyone know how to boot up and re-set the password?
  2. etaf

    etaf Moderator

    Oct 2, 2003
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    i dont think there is an easy way to reset the password. a lot of PC you have a jumper on the mother board or you can remove the bios battery.

    I think toshiba use a some form of loopback connector

    you may want to try toshiba support line
    this is the site http://www.toshiba.com/tai-new/Support.jsp not sure what country you are in - this is USA

    do a google search for
  3. slink9


    Sep 21, 2004
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