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Default 05-18-2010, 01:11 PM

Typically on portable PCs (notebooks, laptops, etc.), there is no such shorting pin option, as it would be too easy for thieves to make use of. Yes, the password is stored in non-volatile RAM as part of the BIOS chip.

Note that there is a coin-cell battery that maintains some BIOS state. The suggestion was made to remove it.

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