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Old 01-28-2006, 10:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I found this comp with is windows 98 and I think was from a college or at one time was hooked up to a network. When it comes on it says student under user name but you can put in anything to get on or just click cancel and it comes on. I tired making a Username but when I do it says its the directory doesn't exist. When I turn it off and turn back on Im back at square 1 with nothing saved. What should I do?

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Reformat it, it's probably some thing the admin has installed to prevent users from saving to the hard drive.

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Old 01-29-2006, 12:45 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Pull the CMOS battery out and let the CMOS reset itself. That way you clear any BIOS passwords, or logon passwords.

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