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cpu and cmos changed

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by justagirl, Jan 28, 2007.

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  1. justagirl

    justagirl Thread Starter

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    when i start my computer i get an error that my cmos settings have changed and i can press f1 to continue or do other things. so i press f1 and my calender is saying january 1st 2004 now, could some one tell me how to change my cmos settings back to they way they where and why it happened.
     
  2. bruinator

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    It sounds like you need to replace your cmos battery. Is your computer old?
     
  3. justagirl

    justagirl Thread Starter

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    its 2 years old
     
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