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IBM Thinkpad has black screen with a lock icon


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Hi there.
I think what you're seeing is the startup password, you can\015\012try going into the BIOS and disabling it. Do you get the prompt to\015\012press F1 or F2 to get into Setup on the IBM Screen?
If it will let you into the setup. In the security section is there option to turn off the startup password?
If there is disable it, save the changes and exit the BIOS, restart the machine and see how you go from there.


Good luck
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