Having problems with your Toshiba Tecra S1 Laptop Notebook ?

Boot Password I have an old Toshiba Tecra S1 that is Asking for a Boot Password when the Computer is turned on. Is there any way to get around this if you do not know what the password is?

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Actually its a malfunction and Toshiba knows it.
\015\012You should contact Toshiba, and they will fix it for free.
\015\012They will have to flash the BIOS, and fix the bug that caused it.
\015\012Please don't forget to rate this answer if it helps.
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