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Need to remove cmos battery

\015 Fogot my supervisor password, I logon using my user password but want to format and do not have access, I heard removing the cmos battery will reset my password. Is that true? And if so how do I remove the battery?\015

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If you will remove the cmos battery it will reset all settings to the default ...or optimal defaults ...and indeed it will forget the password ...but for this you have to get to the mother board ...and to remove the battery for a moment manually ...you will recognize it cause it looks like a ag series battery ..( electronic watch battery ) but larger ...you can not miss it ...be careful and good luck ...after that you may reinstall and format it as you please..
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