power up failure

  wakka1 22:17 08 Oct 2007
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if my new sony vaio laptop is not switched on for a couple of days, when i power up nothing seems to happen and i have to keep the power button depressed to switch the machine off. when i press power button again it boots up but the clock reverts to 1st december 2005 every time. any ideas?

  davidh50 22:48 08 Oct 2007

Silly Question, But have you fitted the Battery into the Sony Laptop (at the Back).

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 22:57 08 Oct 2007

power button again it boots up but the clock reverts to 1st December 2005 every time. any ideas?

CMOS battery missing / dead, as this is a new laptop get it fixed under the guarantee.

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