erratic behaviour after cmos batt renewal

  klippo 19:40 10 Nov 2003

win 98 750 mhz.system clock kept going wrong, was advised it was cmos batt,renewed same,now wot happens is s,times computer will start ok then other times it comes with message press F2 to load default values,F1 for set up. up to now i have only pressed F2 to load defaults when i do this the clock needs to be reset. please can anyone help,ps iam a total novice thank you.

  R4 19:46 10 Nov 2003

Looks like the battery you put in is no good, hope you put it in the correct way round

  R4 20:14 10 Nov 2003

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batt is in properly and ok

What happens if you put the old batt back in ?

When you use F2 defaults it resets the clock to its original date.

  R4 20:06 12 Nov 2003


  klippo 17:49 18 Nov 2003

new bios loaded prblem solved ta!Klippo

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