Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 8600 Notebook ?

My computer is locked in the BIOS Setting

\015 My little brother locked my laptop and could not remember the code he used to lock the computer.. how do i terminate or bypass the secured code in the BIOS setting? The computer doesn't Boot without the code\015

Answers :

I assume you have already tried the Dell site & searched (using eg google) for 'Inspiron 8600 BIOS reset' so I'll not bother repeating your efforts.

Since you posted here, I can only assume you have been unable to find any information about special power-on key combinations or any small holes underneath (where a paperclip can be used to reset the BIOS) ... in which case your only option is to dismantle the laptop, locate the BIOS battery and remove it for 30 seconds or so.

To find out how to dismantle the laptop, search (google) for 'Inspiron 8600 BIOS Battery replacement' ....


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