Re: what kind of cmos battery to buy? scracker, Wish I’d read your post before I broke off two prongs holding the cmos battery in its socket, this was an old Optiplex 260 that wouldn’t boot up, I thought it might be the cmos battery and tried to replace battery but broke two of the prongs that hold it in.
Re: what kind of cmos battery to buy? Just want to leave a note saying thank you for this post. Probably saved me a ton of aggravation as I’m about to buy a new battery and replace the old one.
Jun 13, 2011 · More about what kind cmos battery Motopsychojdn Jun 13, 2011, 8:19 AM Take the old one to the store and match it up, it should normally be a cr2032 unit though Moto
CMOS (complementary metal-oxide-semiconductor) is the term usually used to describe the small amount of memory on a computer motherboard that stores the BIOS settings. Some of these BIOS settings include the system time and date as well as hardware settings.
Identify and Change the CMOS battery You need to begin by locating the CMOS battery, which is a thin, round, button-like object. It can sometimes be hidden by extension cards or connectors.
Locate your CMOS battery. Caution: When inside your computer, make sure you are aware of ESD and its dangers. Open the computer case and find the battery on the computer motherboard. Verify that it is accessible and can be removed. Today, most computers use a coin cell CMOS battery, like the CR2032 battery shown in the picture.
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More about cmos battery kind maxwellmelon Jan 11, 2014, 12:54 PM if the date is changing to 1-1-(some year) then its the battery. if its just the hours off then one of the two os is set to the