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BIOS Settings will not save!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

by mymotherboarddoesntwork / December 30, 2008 7:17 AM PST

I tried reseting the cmos, and changing the cmos battery with a new one, but the settings never save. Next time i boot up the computer they are gone. How can i fix this?

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Verify & inspect
by Willy / December 30, 2008 9:12 AM PST

Make sure the CMOS clearing pins are not set to clear the CMOS. Review the setting to see where they should be. Next, some newer mtrbd. bios won't allow too an extreme setting not capable or not reflecting what's there or something is in error and won't proceed. Make darn sure the new battery is at true contact with the battery.

It always helps to give details, you didn't give much.

tada -----Willy Happy

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One exclamation point is more than sufficient...I agree with
by VAPCMD / December 30, 2008 9:26 AM PST

Willie, the previous poster.

VAPCMD

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