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#1 Master of Disaster

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Posted 02 November 2015 - 11:13 AM

Unable to complete bios password as letter S is not functioning so im sure you all know what that means - f......nightmare ! I need one of those keyboard tricks that makes a "S". Do any of you genius know how to preform this feat..please ! I dont have access to a alteranative keyboard cause im living on a island in the middle of nowhere in the philippines. Ummm are you there Scotty...beam me up please !

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Posted 02 November 2015 - 11:20 AM

Try Alt key 115, I don't remember if you keep alt key pressed, or tap once then tap 115.

I tried it here, doesn't work.  It's been 30 years ago, lemmie keep looking.

Addendem:  thanks sleepydude!  I tried it as you said:  s

what do we do if a captial S is needed?


Edited by RolandJS, 02 November 2015 - 12:14 PM.

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Posted 02 November 2015 - 11:42 AM

Hi,

 

If its a laptop it could difficult to use the Alt trick suggested by Roland because you need to enable the numeric keyboard first and in some machines this mode doesn't exist (I have a Dell with that "feature")

 

By the way you need to hold the ALT key and type 115 on the numeric keypad then you release the ALT key to generate the "s".

 

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