Error On Start Up

  bob's 21:30 18 Aug 2003

I Am Getting An Error Which Says That Says'Cmos Checksum Bad Press F1 To Enter Setup,F2 To BootUp.The Clock Goes Out Of Time As Well.Is It The Cmos Battery And If It Is How Where Do I Buy One And How Do I Load The Settings To The New Battery?.

  .dave 21:36 18 Aug 2003

Yes it is the battery.
They are normally only a simple large watch type battery.

If you lift the lid off your PC you should see it.

As regard to loading new settings it looks like you have to just press F2 to enter the BIOS.

The only thing you really need to set is the time and date

  bob's 22:05 18 Aug 2003

Thanks Dave.I Will Try And Locate A Battery Tomorrow.Thanks Again.

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