PC losing time !!!!!!!

  Garden nome 17:17 19 Feb 2011
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Hi everybody,
I have noticed recently that the little clock in the bottom right hand corner of my screen has lost a lot of time. For example; it has lost twenty minutes over a 48 hour period. Would this also have an effect on my receiving very very slow downloads?
I hope one of you experts can help me.
Many thanks
Regards,
Garden nome.

  OTT_B 17:19 19 Feb 2011

Time to change the BIOS battery....
Your PC may start to refuse to perform certain operations that require a valid time stamp if it loses too much time.

  gengiscant 17:21 19 Feb 2011

Likely to be your CMOS battery,which will mean opening up your PC. It is not a difficult job,have a look at this.click here

  woodchip 19:19 19 Feb 2011

Sounds like you have had the PC for some time, BIOS Battery last for years, you are also switching of at mains plug that's why it showing slow as if the plug switch is left on it does not run the battery down as fast.

  Garden nome 13:40 20 Feb 2011

Thanks you guys. especially gengiscant. Thanks for the link.
Regards,
Garden nome.

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