Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad A21m 2628 Notebook ?

I put a password in for the power on and the administrator things and it turns out to be to long but it let me put it in. now when i put it in i cant put the hole thing in and i cant power up my lap top. its an IBM think pad.

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The only solutions i know are both non easy fixes. one is to strip down the laptop and find the bios battery if it has one. then pull it, leave it 30 seconds and put it back in, rebuild and all will be well. the other is to get hold of IBM and fax them proof of ID and ownership (the usualy request although i havent done it with IBM yet) and they have an unlocking set of passwords which is written into the BIOS.
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