The cmos battery error can sometimes reset the board. I can send it to you if you want. I have tried every password that I can find on the net. I can send it to you if you want. Disconnect the power supply and remove the battery 2. An administrator password can be easily reset by a powerful.
This is all I can offer in your situation. Follow all the normal precautions for tinkering around inside of your computer. Thus in this article, we will talk about how to bypass power on password on laptop. The turn-off happened about half an hour ago, the fan is still unusually loud. It looks like a small watch battery. I can't think of any good search terms. Here are all the details.
I need the application too please! Are you new to LinuxQuestions. You can remove the battery on the motherboard after unplugging it f. I still haven't received a response from anyone with the program after 6 weeks, so don't expect help right away, if at all. . Enter an incorrect password and press enter. Having a problem logging in? Remove the two screws that secure the keyboard. Bow the power button panel in the middle of the laptop and gently ease one side up 7.
Up top slide the four tabs on the keyboard closest to the screen towards the touch pad 4. It is a compaq desktop 500 series. Look at the picture below. I have downloaded unlock6 and tried it, did not work. It required the password in order to do this, but for some reason the password worked in that utility, but not at boot. If anyone can help with a copy of this program or by generating the password and passing it along to me, it would be appreciated. By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features.
However, after upgrading my kernel to 2. I have found other sites that say there is some code it gives you after failing the password three times, I get no code only some weird symbol. I use Suse Linux 10. I can send it to you if you want. The 2ª thing is I´m living in Spain and maybe mine english isn´t so good, sorry.
Any help would be greatly appreciated! This book contains many real life examples derived from the author's experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. He gave me what he thought was the password but it doesn't work. Hi guys, I dont know what else to do, i have tried everything i have researched. How can I reset the reset the power on password. I can't remember that I ever recommended this, but maybe you should consider a full reinstall using your distro's latest stable version. My laptop compaq armada1700 ask me power-on password what can i do? I need the application too please! But now, when I boot it it asks for a password and doesn't accept the old password, or blank, or any other random guesses. All you have to do is remove the battery in the back of the notebook case, try to power on the notebook.
He entered setup and set power on password so that the laptop asks for a power on password when i switch on power. I tried to find a log that could document the turn-off, but didn't. Enter an incorrect password and press enter. Do you feel air flowing out of the vents of the laptop? For what it seems, everyone says that it should give you a code after the third try so you can input it in unlock6, but thats not my case. For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. Worse still, you may never set up an administrator password or a power on password, or you forgot them after creating. Your statement that you had other installation problems backs up my advice jlinkels very funny you mention this, i started having that problem after a 2½ month trip to germany - with some stays at quite dusty places, to say the least.
Note: You should power off the computer and be careful of static electricity when doing this sort of thing. Hi See that you have been in a forum regarding this problem. A friend of mine gave me their old computer. Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter. I have a dell 4600 that I got from my daughter. Theres a password right when the power button is turned on. Visit the following links: If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please.