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I'll send you the copy that I used. Or if you don't know where the jumper is just taking the small battery out of the motherboard and putting it back should clear it too. RE: Changing Dell Service tag in BIOS jburford (TechnicalUser) 1 Jul 05 03:42 I am not trying to change the Service Tag, but rather trying to Fix BIOS after a Program After looking into the problem I discovered the Service tag in the BIOS did not match the service tag on the bottom of the laptop and that is why information was Check This Out

help I may just give up on this.... Smith, Nov 27, 2004, in forum: Dell Replies: 4 Views: 989 S.Lewis Nov 28, 2004 Service Tag Shows Wrong RWS, Jan 1, 2005, in forum: Dell Replies: 2 Views: 513 ricardo That evening we received two emails from two different Dell support staff, each with very different instructions on how to get the job done. I have spent two days to reset one service tag. http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/t/17470151

Update: this "How to" is quite old now and seems not to work on newer models. You'll be able to ask questions about your motherboard or chat with the community and help others. I have not tried it on other machines but im sure it will work on most pc's.

  1. and also, i have went into the trouble to search for a utility to change the service tag, and found this link http://support.dell.com/suppor.....eid=R33634 Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top
  2. chris  May 28, 2012, 12:23 PM to change (or set) a service tag on newer Dell systems you need to use the PlatTag.exe utility as asset is no longer used
  3. Run the Service Tag Utility 5 Erase the current service tag It will come up and warn you that choosing yes will erase the asset, owner and service tag.
  4. Join Now Hi, we used to be able to reset service tag # for Dell E6400 laptops using the BIOS CDs.
  5. How can I get started in DevOps?
  6. Am I wrong for thinking this?
  7. Latitude C600, May 17, 2005 #13 gg Guest I downloaded it from here: ftp.us.dell.com/utility/ASSETA00.EXE ...........................................................................
  8. Thanks.

It does not appear to work for desktops - at least not the GX520 or GX745 models. Very helpful. Close this window and log in. Instead, we're supposed to download a 650MiB ISO, burn that to CD, then boot the disc to get at some utility that's probably 20KiB in size.

i did the slmgr -rearm so many times until i couldnt do it anymore, then i thought well maybe i can change the service tag and then i stumbled upon this. Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical computer professional community.It's easy to join and it's free. this can only be done once.reboot to F2 and see if service tag has been entered.If still having a problem the system board will most likely need to be replaced. And the only way I could get the program to run is with a bootable dos disk.

I'll send it from a different address... Can not open the string to token translation file s2token.tbl It appears that it requires some form of token file which im guessing with a direct link to a internal Dell I accidentally set it wrong and now I am stuck :/….help thanks. To be fair, we can totally appreciate that Dell needs standardised solutions to customers' problems, but the fact that neither of the suggestions were suitable for a live system is mindboggling,

Thanks Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top jd2066 Posts: 3814 This post has been reported. Does anyone know where I can get a newer version? JD, I just finished removing and re-connecting the coin battery, indeed only the time & date was erased, no luck with the Service Tag! The only thing I can think of is that your copy of asset.com isn't any good...

If it doesn't prompt on startup, just go to the BIOS setup and go to Service Tag. http://optimisersonpc.com/error-cannot/error-cannot-change-visible-onshow-onhide.html There are no ill effects if the service tag is wrong. You can set it only ONCE. I found that PlatTag.exe displays all tags, able to set and remove the Asset tag and Owner tag but not the Service tag.

It is an undocumented switch. Are there any certs or desired skills I should be looking into? It's even packaged for Debian, and Redhat under a different name. this contact form RE: Changing Dell Service tag in BIOS DEI4ever (TechnicalUser) (OP) 5 Dec 04 16:35 Thats where I am running it from RE: Changing Dell Service tag in BIOS jburford (TechnicalUser) 30

Good to know, I thought it was indeed strange advice from the tech. Dell Service Tag Reset Utility Asset Tag Utility that works on newer Dell Machines   10 Replies Mace OP Nick-C Jan 19, 2011 at 4:39 UTC I don't Notan[/quote:4f6bc9d227] Hi, Tried this but i get - Error: Unable to find site's URL to redirect to.

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Add Stickiness To Your Site By Linking To This Professionally Managed Technical Forum.Just copy and paste the BBCode HTML Markdown MediaWiki reStructuredText code below into your site. PC hardware - Notan Notan, May 21, 2005 #16 aliuk147 Guest To all those guys who have emailed me for a copy of this utility to change your [quote:ef941b3264]service tag,[/quote:ef941b3264][/uI have had a Please join our friendly community by clicking the button below - it only takes a few seconds and is totally free. You can either look it up in the BIOS or the support.dell.com application can look it up from there.

Try http://tinyurl.com/85lyd. Email Reset Password Cancel Need to recover your Spiceworks IT Desktop password? Smith Guest -spam.invalid (aliuk147) wrote: >Hi Im a X dell systems engineer…. > >I have this fantastic utility that not only changes/deletes your >service tag (not the asset tag), but can navigate here I did check the code and the password, all ok, so guys, any ideas?

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Also if you still have the box that the MOBO came in it should have this CD. There has to be a better way. Rainbowserpant posted Oct 30, 2016 Dell 500SC Poweredge & Large Disk Mike999 posted Oct 23, 2016 Intel Desktop Board DX38BT... ACN 093 848 278 FREE DOWNLOADNo Thanks Send to Email Address Your Name Your Email Address Cancel Post was not sent - check your email addresses!

Help Desk » Inventory » Monitor » Community » Home How-tos How to Change Dell Service Tag on Latitude and Inspirion laptop Dell Hardware by John8753 on September 2, 2010 09:09am Member Login Remember Me Forgot your password? If you can't change it now maybe it is a one time change for the new motherboard. Dell Asset and Service Tag.IMA Dell Asset and Service Tag.ISO Once you boot from these you can set the service tag with: asset /s You can also set the

Are you sure? [y,n](I enter y)BEEPError: Cannot change the Service Tag.Please ensure the tag is in a correct format, and the SETUP passwordis disabled.I did check the code and the password, Anchor is very proud of the fact that all our support staff are technical people, we just wish we could see that everywhere. William P. Google says, "The SMBIOS Specification addresses how motherboard and system vendors present management information about their products in a standard format by extending the BIOS interface on x86 architecture systems." That

Resources Join | Indeed Jobs | Advertise Copyright © 1998-2016 ENGINEERING.com, Inc. Jalapeno BHollinger Jan 24, 2011 at 09:34am I used this and it made for an easy tag fix.

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