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BIOS batt dead, asks pswd?

Discussion in 'PC Hardware' started by vjp2.at@at.BioStrategist.dot.dot.com, Oct 24, 2013.

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    I have had a dead CMOS batt on a 1995 computer, but i have been logging in by
    either going in and out of setup or hitting ESC. Now it starts asking for a
    password.. why?




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