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How do I reset the Setup/Bios password?


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I am trying to load WIN98 on a Friends old Pentium 166 PC and as he bought it second hand, does not have a password for getting into the bios. can anyone help?

Thanks in advance :tazz:
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Try here

http://www.tech-faq....-password.shtml

http://www.password-...-password.shtml
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Thank you for your help!
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open your computer and take the c-mos batarie out wait 10 minuts then turn on this should unlock your computer
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Thanks for all your suggestions.

I found the motherboard instruction manual on the ASUS website. All I had to do was change a Jumper, power up and power down again, remove the temporary jumper and TADA! It reset the BIOS to factory default.
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