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Removing CMOS battery on ibm r50e is not solving the pass problem

\015 I forgot bios password on ibm r50e and can't boot. So,disconnected the\015\012CMOS battery and then reconnected it. now it shows an\015\012error "0271:Check date and time setting" and again asking for password.\015\012please help me to fix the problem.\015

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Removing battery or resetting BIOS with jumper will not help. \015\012You should call IBM for support on\015\012this issue. All thinkpads have a three year warranty, with either\015\012return to base or on-site service. Since the R50e is a recent model, you should have no problem getting it serviced directly by IBM. Toll Free: 1-800-IBM-SERV (1-800-426-7378)
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