Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad T40 2373 Notebook ?

When i start my laptop it says my computer have been tampered and is asking for a password. i dont have the password.


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If it the bios password than you need to open it up and take out the bios battery for like 5 minutes if its a windows password some times on xp you can get past the password by starting on safe mode and going to comand prompt and typing in net user you can get a pass
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