CMOS/GPNV checksum bad. What is this?

  gartoye 10:14 19 Nov 2005

Hi pc experts, on start up i sometimes get the message CMOS/GPNV checksum bad, F1 to load default settings or F2 to enter settings. When i go to bios settings everything is defaulted, date, time, values etc. When i correct the settings the sys starts up as normal, but its happening more and more often. What is this?

  ACOLYTE 10:17 19 Nov 2005

It may be the mobo battery is on its way out.

  gartoye 10:20 19 Nov 2005

Ahh Thanks ACOLYTE will pop down PC World. Cheers!

  gartoye 10:20 19 Nov 2005


This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Alienware 17 R4 2017 review

Illustrator Sylvain Tegroeg created thousands of intricate line drawings for the mobile game…

Best iPad buying guide 2017

Comment télécharger une application indisponible en France ?