SECURITY MENU SETTING THE SECURITY FEATURES

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SECURITY MENU – SETTING THE SECURITY FEATURES
The Security menu allows you to set up the data security 
features of your notebook to fit your operating needs 
and to view the current data security configuration. 
Follow the instructions for Navigating Through the 
Setup Utility to make any changes. 
(See Navigating Through The Setup Utility on page 2 for 
more information.)
The following tables show the names of the menu fields 
for the Security menu and its submenus, all of the 
options for each field, the default settings and a 
description of the field's function and any special 
information needed to help understand the field's use. 
The default condition is no passwords required and no 
write protection.
Figure 11.  Security Menu
P O I N T
If you set a password, write it down and keep it in a 
safe place. If you forget the password you will have to 
contact your support representative to regain access to 
your secured functions and data.
P O I N T S
Entering a password incorrectly 3 times in a row will 
cause the keyboard and mouse to be locked out and 
the warning 
[System Disabled]
 to be displayed. 
If this happens restart the computer by turning off 
and on the power with the power switch and use the 
correct password on reboot.
If you make an error when re-entering the password 
[Warning] 
will be displayed on the screen. To try 
again press the Enter key and then retype the pass-
word. Press the Esc key to abort the password setting 
process.
If the Power Management Security is Enabled and the 
Password on Boot is Disabled you will not have to 
type your password upon resuming the system from 
the Suspend or Save-to-Disk modes. Power Manage-
ment Security will work only if Password boot is 
enabled.
F1
 Help
ESC
 Exit
Select Item
Select Menu
-/Space
Enter
F9
 Setup 
Defaults
F10
 Save and Exit
Change Values
Select  Sub-Menu
Main    Advanced    
Security
     Boot 
Info    Exit
Item Specific Help
Press <Enter> key to
set Supervisor Password
to enable any password
features.
Then password entry is
required to enter BIOS
Setup.
PhoenixBIOS Setup Utility
Supervisor Password Is: 
Clear
User Password Is: 
Clear
Set Supervisor Password 
[
Enter
]
Set User Password 
[Enter]
Minimum User Password Length: 
[0]
Password on boot: 
[Disabled]
KB Lock on Resume: 
[Disabled]
Boot from Removable Media: 
[All]
Hard Disk Security
Owner Information
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