[ILUG-BOM] [OT] My PC won't start...Please help!
Sun Nov 7 21:47:18 IST 2004
On Sun Nov 7 7:06 , Sarfaraz Kazi <firstname.lastname@example.org> sent:
>the motherboard manual says that you have to short the
>solder points in order to clear the cmos before you
>put in the new battery. can anybody please guide as to
>how to locate these solder points and how to short
Clearing the CMOS is usually done by shorting two pins on the motherboard using
a jumper. Details of where these two pins should be found will/should be in the
motherboard manual. In certain motherboard types the CMOS is cleared by keeping a
designated key depressed and switching it on.
In case you cannot locate the pins, CMOS can also be cleared by removing the
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