Having problems with your Acer PC Laptops ?

I purchased an ex lease acer travelmate 6592 and I now find the hdd is password protected, I have tried another hard drive but the computer does not recognise either drive.How do I get around this problem and can I update the bios without having a operating system installed


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There is software available to remove HDD passwords, or a computer store may be able to remove it.
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\015\012You do not need an OS installed in order to update the BIOS; you can use a floppy disk and a BIOS update program to update the BIOS.
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\015\012Sometimes, you have to restart the computer a few times to get the BIOS to recognize another HDD. You could install the other HDD, and try to boot with a bootable CD with partitioning capabilities
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