"Start up Password Required"

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  1. Posts : 5
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter
       #11

    THANK YOU BORG 386; I clicked on the hyperlinks that you provided and found the SysKey password had (indeed) been set up for "123". I tried "1234", first, so "123" was my second try, and I was in! Thank you. Mountain Geek Computers



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  2. simrick's Avatar
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    W10Prox64
       #12

    Glad you got in. I hate these scammers! Any time you can get around their dirty work, it's cause for celebration! Cheers!
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  3. Borg 386's Avatar
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    Win 7 32, Win 7 64 Pro, Win 8.1 64 Pro, Win 10 64 Education Edition
       #13

    Good to hear it's sorted & glad we could help .
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  4. Porthos's Avatar
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    Win 10
       #14

    If the news media would give the scammers the news time that the presidential race is getting they would be out of business.
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