Windows 10: Messed-up laptop setup

Discus and support Messed-up laptop setup in Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade to solve the problem; I have a major problem setting up my grandson's brand-new Lenovo laptop. I was going through the initial configuration, until he told me,... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade' started by Ken Goldstein, Sep 18, 2020.

  1. Messed-up laptop setup


    I have a major problem setting up my grandson's brand-new Lenovo laptop. I was going through the initial configuration, until he told me, long-distance, that he didn't remember his Microsoft password. So, I e-mailed his phone with the link to recover it, cleared the screen, turned the computer off, & waited for him to get back to me.

    It took him a few tries to answer Microsoft's security questions, so it was almost a week before he called me with his password. When I turned on the laptop, I was surprised to see that it had mirrored everything that he had done, ending up with a screen that allowed me to do...absolutely nothing! So, I have his login ID & his recovered password, but there doesn't seem to be any way to back out of that setup screen, or even to reboot the computer!

    I held down the power switch for six seconds, then for nearly a minute, but the laptop stayed on. So, I unplugged it, & waited until the battery finally ran down, but, as soon as I plugged it back in, there was the same screen, & I'm stymied.

    Any idea how I can get back to Ground Zero, so I can send my grandson his laptop for school?


    :)
     
    Ken Goldstein, Sep 18, 2020
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    n-ster, Sep 18, 2020
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  3. Laptop overclocking adventures

    hey guys I'm trying to get clockgen to work on my laptop but can't get any of the plls to work, can you please post like exactly what steps I need to take to test each pll to see if it works? my specs are listed to the left
    thanks!
     
    nflesher87, Sep 18, 2020
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    Laptop with broken screen How much?

    I would like suggestions and look in local stores. I dont wanna buy a laptop from someone online. Sorry. But could be a good idea if you asked him about the performance on older games. Gonna make a list ofall laptops people suggest me.

    Remove the screen for space purpose here its small desk and if the screen is opened it will hide my 22 inches lcd
     
    Eric_On_Web, Sep 18, 2020
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