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After not using the unit for several months I am now trying to get the system to put me back in the windows XP. After going through several pages it has now put me in a page where NOTHING I touch will make it move at all. What should I do now?

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Your motherboard battery ,ay be run down. In order to replace it: UNPLUG your computer, ground yourself with a static prevention wrist connector or keep one hand touching the metal of the case. Open the case and find the small watch type battery in a holder on the Motherboard. CAREFULLY remove it, get the numbers and replace it with a new battery. This may take care of your problem.

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