setting a bootup password?

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Administration' started by verymad, Jun 19, 2009.

  1. verymad

    verymad Guest

    Hi im trying to setup a password for when my computer first turns on to
    be able to load vista i want it to ask for a password, i went into bios
    and tried to set a password and it says disabled? can anyone help me i
    would just set a password at the vista log in screen but my brother can
    bypass that somehow and im sick of it
     
    verymad, Jun 19, 2009
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  2. verymad

    Spook Guest

    Hi,
    The bios will have a password "setting" where you may either choose 'setup'
    or 'startup'. Choose startup and type your password.You can bypass this on
    the mother board itself by connecting 2 jumpers. That's on the older boards.
    I don't know about the newest.
    Cheers
     
    Spook, Jul 10, 2009
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