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Compaq presario 1700 bios password

I cant remember the bios password of the compaq 1700. How can I reset it?

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If this is a desktop, you can try resetting the CMOS by moving the CMOS motherboard jumper from Normal to Clear and back, or you can remove the CMOS battery for half an hour.
Greetings Paulo,

I agree with Callandor on resetting the CMOS battery in the mother board. I will suggest a manual to take apart the notebook to access the CMOS battery. This is the manual of an equivalent model for Presaio 1700 series notebook. The link to the manual is:


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