Security

The Security screen contains parameters that help safeguard and protect your computer from unauthorized use.

PhoenixBIOS Setup Utility

Advanced

Item Specific Help

Supervisor Password Is:

Clear

User Password Is:

Clear

Primary HardDisk Security:

Clear

When shown as [Locked],

HDD Master ID:

43883445

the hard drive password

currently can not be changed

or disabled.

Set Supervisor Password

[Enter]

Set User Passord

[Enter]

To change or disable it, turn

[Enter]

off the system and enter Setup

immediately after turning it

Password on Boot

[Disabled]

back on.

Press [Enter] to input, change,

or disable hard drive

passwords.

Select Item Select Menu

'F6 Change te Select

Setup Defaults Save and Exit

Info.

Exit

Parameter

Description

Option

User Password is

Shows the setting of the user password.

Clear or Set

Supervisor Password is

Shows the setting of the Supervisor password

Clear or Set

Set User Password

Press Enter to set the user password. When user password is set, this password protects the BIOS Setup Utility from unauthorized access. The user can enter Setup menu only and does not have right to change the value of parameters.

Set Supervisor Password

Press Enter to set the supervisor password. When set, this password protects the BIOS Setup Utility from unauthorized access. The user can not either enter the Setup menu nor change the value of parameters.

Primary Harddisk Security

This feature is available to user when Supervisor password is set. Password can be written on HDD only when Supervisor password or user password is set and password on HDD is set to enabled. Supervisor Password is written to HDD only when Supervisor password is being set. User password is written to HDD when both passwords are set. When both Supervisor and user password are present, both passwords can unlock the HDD.

Disabled or Enabled

Password on Boot

Defines whether a password is required or not while the events defined in this group happened. The following sub-options are all requires the Supervisor password for changes and should be grayed out if the user password was used to enter setup.

Disabled or Enabled

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