Question from Charlene R.: I have an old Dell OptiPlex GX280 desktop computer that I used for several years before I bought the one I have now.
I recently found out that I need to copy a couple of very important files off of that computer so I brought it up from the basement and hooked it up.
My problem is it has a BIOS password on it and I can’t remember it!
I tried every possible password I could think of that I’ve used in the past and nothing works.
I REALLY need to get to those files if there’s any way possible. Do you know of a way to disable the BIOS password so the computer will boot up into Windows?
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