Hello, I changed out the broken screen on the above laptop and now I get a harddisk security message requiring a password. The unit booted up fine before the screen changed. Now what? Any Advice other than the acer $100 service fee? P.S no password was ever set, yet now one is required. Thanks!
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Sounds like a password was set/activated within the BIOS. Assuming that's the issue. Here's a link for a quick read up one what could possibly be your problem. http://www.pwcrack.com/bios.shtml