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What is the default password of Phoniex NoteBIOS 4.0?

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Hi everyone,

  I have this Compaq Presario 1800 Notebook that I'm trying to revive. I need to get into BIOS but it's locked with a password. Before opening the laptop, maybe anyone here knows of a master / reset password for this? TIA.
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There is no master password for this range of laptops.
See page 39 in the Service Manual  for the process to reset - note the warning that all the other BIOS settings in the CMOS will be lost when you do this.
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Thanks! This'll do the trick :D
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