Dell D610

By broker01
Dec 17, 2006
  1. I just bought a computer off ebay and it want start up without a BIOS password, from what i have been told....#3v6m971-595b.....can anyone help me

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  2. kitty500cat

    kitty500cat TS Evangelist Posts: 2,154   +6

    See this thread.
    and welcome to Techspot. I hope you get your questions answered here.
  3. broker01

    broker01 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    i dont under stand?, im very new on this site

    sorry, i get it, can any one help me with my problem please.........D610 Bios password or admin password
  4. kitty500cat

    kitty500cat TS Evangelist Posts: 2,154   +6

    Actually, is it a BIOS password or a user password? Can you get your computer started up, just not able to change the BIOS settings, or can you never even get to the Windows desktop? When do you need to enter the password, like right after startup, or after Windows boots?
    hope this makes sense now :)
  5. broker01

    broker01 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    right after the start up, becasue it even boots, its driving me crazy

    sorry before it even boots
  6. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 6,964   +355

    Have you read through the information provided in the link in Kitty's first post? Have you tried anything?
  7. broker01

    broker01 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    i have tried everything i have read except for taking it apart, im really not that computer savy, i bought this it as a gift for my little brother, and now this......i called my IT guy at work and he told me to try this i am...begging
  8. kitty500cat

    kitty500cat TS Evangelist Posts: 2,154   +6

    See this link. Try the backdoor password 'dell'.
  9. broker01

    broker01 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    i found a site like that already and tried them all, but i have notice some guy name rantam or something like that, has been able to do it, do you know his trick?

    is my only option to open up the computer?
  10. TimeParadoX

    TimeParadoX TS Rookie Posts: 2,273

    I dont think opening a computer would bypass the BIOS ;)
  11. broker01

    broker01 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    not what i meant exactly.....please someone help, christmas is getting closer

    anyone that can and will help me out please send password to email removed
  12. tall_tiger

    tall_tiger TS Rookie

    You can easily remove the password by moving the appropriate jumper on the system board to the alternate setting and then replacing it back to the normal setting.

    Also remove the CMOS battery for one minute then reinstall it. Be sure to update the system clock (date & time).
  13. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Removing the cmos battery won`t clear the bios password. That`s because Dell laptops bios passwords are stored on an Eeprom chip.

    broker01: You can find lots of info for bios password removal on Paragons website HERE.

    BTW: Hello and wwelcome to Techspot. :wave: :wave:

    Regards Howard :)
  14. xxdj

    xxdj TS Rookie


    What is the good Drivers and Utilities for Dell Latitude D610. Any recommendation. Thanks!!!
  15. nickc

    nickc TechSpot Paladin Posts: 923   +11

    go to the Dell site, get the latest BIOS, and the latest drivers for everything in the computer.
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