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My Favorite Guides
Answer to "Can't access windows or BIOS"Try tapping F2 when turning it on, usually that’s the BIOS key, except on an HP where it’s F10 Or try without a hard drive plugged in, some computers go straight into the BIOS due to no bootable device
Answer to "Activate a long ago reported lost iPhone that was found."Yes, it can be re-activated, unless the IMEI number was blocked by the carrier or other authorities However if the original owner had enabled “Find my iPhone” which is suggested by iOS when you set up the device, then you’ll need the original owner’s iCloud password to unlock the phone.
Answer to "MBP A1226 Logic Board last resort fix for nVidia video chip"not sure about laptop boards since they have a lot of other parts, but I successfully baked my friends dead 8800 GTS 640MB card, which now works perfectly: My guide