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Windows 7: MSI B85M-P33 Mobo Bios Password Problem

13 Jan 2016   #11
DavidE

Multi-Boot W7_Pro_x64 W8.1_Pro_x64 W10_Pro_x64 +Linux_VMs +Chromium_VM
 
 

You're welcome and glad to hear you have the issue fixed !

I don't understand why getting a new Win 7 Disk would fix a BIOS password problem
Can you explain what you did with the new Win 7 Disk to fix the problem ?


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14 Jan 2016   #12
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64
 
 

David I'm also at a loss to understand how a clean install fixed the bios password problem.
I'm not really sure why their is a bios password.
Who put the password in the first place?
Does MSI do such a thing on a Retail motherboard? I wouldn't think so.
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14 Jan 2016   #13
Wandering one

Win7 sp1 Pro 64bit / XP sp2 Pro (games only)
 
 

I think the answer may be in the second to last line of the O/P's post #9.
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