Asking for password when computer is powered

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big girl - Mar 17, 2010 at 10:24 AM
xpcman Posts 19532 Registration date Wednesday October 8, 2008 Status Contributor Last seen June 15, 2019 - Mar 17, 2010 at 05:27 PM
Hello,
i just recieved a dell pentium from someone and when i turn it on it asks for a security password before it even goes to the welcome screen what should i do

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xpcman Posts 19532 Registration date Wednesday October 8, 2008 Status Contributor Last seen June 15, 2019 1,833
Mar 17, 2010 at 05:27 PM
This is a BIOS level password. You can remove the CMOS battery and that will erase the password.

Good Luck
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