Having problems with your Acer TravelMate 508T Notebook ?

My son set a hard drive password on my laptop & forgot it.

\015 Now the laptop can't boot into and operating system. Won'even boot on a\015\012floppy disk or cd. What can I do to bypass the password. Bought this\015\012laptop as a second hand & have no manual or rescue disks.\015

Answers :

With most of the Acer's you can get by this problem by removing the cmos / bios battery for a few minutes with the battery and power adapter unplugged.

This will clear the password.

Or you could just ask your son about the password, no?


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