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Hi just given a IBM laptop computer which the school have not used it for morre than 2 years and they forgot the password for it. how to unlock the password?

Answers :

How to remove the power-on password:

To remove a POP that you have forgotten, do the
(A) If no SVP has been set:
1. Turn off the computer.
2. Remove the battery pack.
For how to remove the battery pack, see "1010 Battery
pack" on page 60.
3. Remove the backup battery.
For how to remove the backup battery, see "1020
Backup battery" on page 61.
4. Turn on the computer and wait until the POST ends.
After the POST ends, the password prompt does not
appear. The POP has been removed.
5. Reinstall the backup battery and the battery pack.\015\012

Please find time to view this source:

Above all, if it has not been used for more than 2 years, it is advisable to just reformat it so as to have a from a clean and fresh start. This keep you to avoid any existing virus or problems that the present system might have.
Hi There,
\015\012In the past I have fixed this problem by using a downloadable boot cd.
\015\012Just download the image then burn it onto a disk
\015\012Boot from the disk and follow the instructions.
\015\012From memory it will reset the administrators password to something known then you can log on and do what ever you want.
\015\012I still have it in my bag when people have an emergency and expect me to do magic lol.
\015\012That is the link from the readme file on the disk. It seems to still be current.
\015\012Hope this helps
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