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How to Reset BIOS password on Lenovo Ideapad S12

Last Modified: 2012-09-01
I’ve recently inherited a Lenovo Ideapad S12 netbook and its asking for a BIOS password on boot up.

Have already drained the battery but suspect I’ll need to remove and reseat the battery BIOS.

Any ideas? Thanks guys!
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