Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 5160 Notebook ?

Power problem Fisrt the bootup password completely forgotten. I disconnected the bios battery for a minute or two, upon reassembly, the power led is green, the battery status led is constantly orange and the power button never goes off. What could be the problem?


Answers :

Odek

To reset the BIOS password will require a contact with Dell Technical Support. Resetting the BIOS or removing the CMOS battery will not reset the BIOS password. When you call Dell, you'll have to verify your ownership of the system, the provide the password prompt ABCD123-595B or such, then they can in turn generate a master password to access the system.

The battery status LED is indicating the battery is dead. PC Batteries last about 300 to 500 recharge/discharge cycles and if it hasn't been replaced, then that is the next step.
Hi there is no reseting Jumper setting for Laptop
\015\012if u want to reset CMOS than frist u disconnect the laptop battery Than u Disconnect the CMOS battery from Board & hold power butten press for 30 second for discharge static charge of mother board then connect all battries & check out u r CMOS is Reseted
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\015\012Check it out.........
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