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  • Question

  • for how long does a computer (windows 7) lock out after few failed attempts of password by default?

    meaning, how long would the computer stay locked after several wrong attempts?

    Tuesday, September 8, 2015 5:51 PM

All replies

  • A pc has 2 password capabilities,one for the pc to operate (set in BIOS),& the OS password..If its the pc password,

    one can/could at power off,remove the MB battery for 8-10 minutes,replace,start pc..You need to reset BIOS as it

    returns to default (date/time,etc).

    Thursday, September 10, 2015 12:32 AM