troubleshooting Question

I am trying to recover my system Acer Aspire to its factory default without the xp cd ?

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Hello expert , I am trying to clean the whole system from scratch if possible (Acer Aspire) , I gt genuine winxp it came with the system , I am faced with two issues here .
1. when I try to gt to the bios I am prompted to enter a password, ofcourse I tried the bk door password with no luck , removed the cmos battery with no luck , regarding setting jumpers/swtiches I do not know how and have not tried .
2. Is it possible to clear the whole system without the winxp ,since I gt the original installed and do not want to buy winxp , I am ok with what I gt for now.
3.I gt kaspersky 2010 installed , I have not gt the cd that came with it , will I be able to use the same code and install it again from the net using the code that is under licence , pls help .
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