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reset of Wyse C90LEW to factory defaults

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Hello
I inherited the task of resetting 6 of these Wyse C90LEW to factory default. Now we don't have the embedded XP administrator password ( it was changed) and the BIOS password was also changed. I have downloaded and created a USB boot key from the Dell/wyse site for model. On boot I hold the P key and choose my USB key but the unit won't boot from it.

tried older image files with no success. What's the secret to resetting the units to default.

thks
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Question by:Coldnorth
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Tony Giangreco earned 500 total points
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Try this

default Username is administrator and default Password is Wyse#123.
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by:Hassan Besher
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try this:

The default BIOS password is Fireport (Case sensitive)
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Thank you to you both
The administrator manual I initially downloaded for these devices gave me a different answer but must have been the wrong manual.
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