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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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paulo72
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CallandorCommented:
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.
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innovator_joelCommented:
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:

http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bc/docs/support/UCR/SupportManual/TPM_260552-001_rev1_us/TPM_260552-001_rev1_us.pdf
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