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BIOS batt dead, asks pswd?

Discussion in 'PC Hardware' started by vjp2.at, Oct 24, 2013.

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    vjp2.at Guest

    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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    Vasos Panagiotopoulos, Columbia'81+, Reagan, Mozart, Pindus, BioStrategist
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    vjp2.at, Oct 24, 2013
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