2.6.3 Security Asus prime Asus M3A78

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Change Supervisor Password

Select this item to set or change the supervisor password. The Supervisor 

Password item on top of the screen shows the default Not Installed. After you set 

a password, this item shows Installed.
To set a Supervisor Password:

1.  Select the 

Change Supervisor Password item and press <Enter>.

2.  From the password box, type a password composed of at least six letters 

and/or numbers, then press <Enter>

3.  Confirm the password when prompted.

The message Password Installed appears after you successfully set your 

password.
To change the supervisor password, follow the same steps as in setting a user 

password.
To clear the supervisor password, select the Change Supervisor Password then 

press <Enter>. The message Password Uninstalled appears.

2.6.3 

Security

The Security menu items allow you to change the system security settings. Select 

an item then press <Enter> to display the configuration options.

   Select Screen

    Select Item

Enter Change

F1   General Help

F10   Save and Exit

ESC   Exit

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Security Settings

Supervisor Password 

:Not Installed

User Password 

:Not Installed

Change Supervisor Password

Change User Password

<Enter> to change

password.

<Enter> again to 

disabled password.

BIOS SETUP UTILITY

Boot

If you forget your BIOS password, you can clear it by erasing the CMOS Real 

Time Clock (RTC) RAM. See section 1.9 Jumpers for information on how to 

erase the RTC RAM.

After you have set a supervisor password, the other items appear to allow you to 

change other security settings.