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Experience:  Systems Administrator at TXNJ Enterprises
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I just purchased a ThinkPad EDU series Yoga 11e and entered

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I just purchased a ThinkPad EDU series Yoga 11e and entered a password. afterwards I forgot the password ***** now can not enter my thinkpad. How do I solve this problem
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  BigDish101 replied 1 year ago.

Is this a Windows Password ***** BIOS BootPassword?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
BIOS boot password
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
How can you get in when I can't? With out the password ***** doesn't boot
Expert:  BigDish101 replied 1 year ago.

I can't but I can tell you how. Resetting the BIOS password ***** a laptop requires physically taking the laptop apart. You must open it up and remove the BIOS battery to clear the CMOS which will clear the password.

If you are not comfortable taking the laptop apart I would take it to a local technician to have them open it up and reset it for you. Many may require proof of ownership.