Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad T20 2647 Notebook ?

I have a ibm thinkpad t20 and when the internal battery died the computer started asking for a password when booting up. I know how to reset the password on a desktop but this thinkpad has me stumped. Can anyone help in getting past the bios / bootup password? [email protected] Thanks in advance for your help.


Answers :

Hi,
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\015\012the default BIOS password for this model is merlin but if that doesn't work you have a hard drive password set and may for lack of a better term be screwed. You can try zero wiping the harddrive from another system assuming you have the right cabling/adapters.
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\015\012If the Hardrive is locked but the BIOS password works you can also acquire a new hard drive cheaper than a password cracker in most cases.
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\015\012Hope this helps FixYa,
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\015\012Chris
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