Change the date to 2002/01/02 in bios with the user level account.
Save and reboot.
When the enter password window appears hit "Alt + R", a "Enter rescue password" window will appear, with 2002/01/02 date showing (if not the code won't work), enter the following rescue...
Thanks for the prompt reply...I already knew this, thats why I mentioned the fact that its a laptop...I personally have never taken one apart..I'm sure I can do it...its putting it back together that worries me =)
this is my first post, so hello to everyone and thank you for your replies.
I just dug up my old laptop which was supposed to have a failed motherboard, but to my delightful surprise it boots up just fine. Its an ASUS GL551. The problem is this...I do not have admin access to...