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Cmos reset how i reset the CMOS? i have a computer with the same problem....

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    If you're unable to enter your BIOS, or if you set a system password in the BIOS but forgot it, you might be able to fix the problem by clearing the CMOS memory. On some motherboards, this requires you to turn off and unplug your PC, disconnect the CMOS battery for a few hours, replace the battery, and turn on your PC again. Other motherboards have a CMOS clear jumper pin that you must move to a temporary position and then return it to its original position. Check your motherboard's manual to see which process you'll need to follow.
    If a clear jumper pin isn't available and temporarily removing the battery doesn't work, check the motherboard manufacturer's Web site for instructions about resetting the BIOS.

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Remove the mobo battery for a while, or you can remove the jumper switch besides that.. this will reset your CMOS settings

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If you have the manual for *********** board if not print it out, there should be a 3 prong with a jumper on it.. usually you turn off the computer take it off switch it to the prong that wasn't covered and the center prong let it stay there i thin 3-10 seconds then switch it back. turn on your computer and it should be reset

Posted on Mar 28, 2008

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CMOS is a memory chip on your computer that stores BIOS information as well as system clock. It powered by a 3V backup battery. If your computer is more then 3 years old it is possible that the backup battery on your PC needs to be replaced. Replace your battery then go to BIOS setup and adjust your date and time. But it is also possible that the clock is a bit off, so first your can just try to adjust your clock without replacement of the battery. You can also do it inside the windows from control panel. Be sure you have a correct time zone.

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SOURCE: How to solve CMOS checksum and timer errors?

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Your backup battery is to weak to save the cmos data. Open your computer case and look for a round silver battery that looks like a quarter. Remove it and go to Radio Shack or a drug store battery section and get a replacement. The battery number is probably CR2032 but may be CR2025 or CR2016. insert the new battery and power up your computer, this time when you set the time and date the settings will stay when you turn it off.

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What is BIOS password?


No way to know YOUR bios password.
If you've neverassigned a BIOS password, press enter without inputting anything.
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I forgot my cmos password what will i do to reset it


You're out of luck. A forgotten CMOS password cannot be bypassed or reset. You are stuck with a locked CMOS.

This only means the CMOS settings are not accessible. This shouldn't stop your computer from booting. That would be the CMOS boot-up password. If you can boot you can reformat. But, you cannot reformat (flash) the locked CMOS.

If you can't boot into the O/S then you're stuck until you can remember your CMOS boot-up password.

Next time, write it down and keep it safe.

Feb 28, 2015 | Computers & Internet

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Reset cmos


Removing the CMOS battery for 15 mins will reset the CMOS.
The CMOS failure most likely is caused by a flay CMOS battery. replace the CMOS battery will fix this problem.

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I have an acer aspire ast180-340b, I upgraded the cpu from Sempron to AMD Athlon 64 x2 3800+ but the computer keep saying I need to clear cmos. How do I clear cmos on this computer ?


Hello, I am the technician that will be assisting you today. My name is Norman-Wynne Damstra.

Welcome to Fixya Van Pham.

I have published a guide that deals with this very topic, it is entitled How do I reset my BIOS/CMOS to defaults?
You also may want to see the following guide entitled, How to Remove the Side Panels of My Computer Chassis!!!

Basically you will need to remove the CMOS battery found on the mainboard for a few seconds and then reinsert it again.

Take care!
Norman-Wynne Damstra

Nov 01, 2011 | Acer Aspire (AST180-US340B) PC Desktop

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How can i reset the cmos in my ms200 all in one computer?? it shows that my hasrd drive is not working, and it is really working in other computer


Hi,

To reset the CMOS the easiest way is, remove the motherboard battery for ten minute then install it again. It will clear the CMOS. Then reset the CMOS/BIOS setup, date/ time etc. Another way to clear CMOS is, reset the CMOS Jumper in motherboard.

To detect your hard drive you can try to check by change the hard drive cables. Change the port in motherboard. Check the BIOS setup and reset it if need.

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Cmos password


If you have forgotten it the only solution is to reset CMOS.

May 02, 2011 | Computers & Internet

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How to reset cmos or bios


Hello Friend,

There are a few ways.
The easiest way is to enter the BIOS setup screen, and select the option to reset to default settings, it should be easy to find or it would be on the save changes sections.

If you can not access the BIOS setup screen, it will take physical access to the computer's motherboard. This means you will need to open up the computer case. From here there are a few options that you can do.
change the the CMOS jumper to reset.
Press the CMOS reset buttion
Or remove the CMOS battery for a few minutes.
Please note that not all manufacturer have a jumper setting or cmos reset button. Also a CMOS battery looks like a button battery.
Also if you are going to open up the case, make sure the computer is off, unplugged, and if this is a laptop the battery must be removed. Good Luck!

Dec 20, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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I was forgot my assus motherboard bios password can any body help? without open the cabinet give me solution


There is no solution with out getting in the cabinet and removing the CMOS battery or moving the CMOS jumper on the CMOS pins. Desktop computers have a password reset built onto their motherboards. This reset area has three pins with a jumper on two of the pins, when you need to reset the cmos (and get rid of a password) this jumper has to be moved over to the pin next to it and the computer powered up to reset the cmos, then the computer gets powered down and the jumper placed back in the normal position.

Nov 11, 2009 | Computers & Internet

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Reset Cmos Settings for Acer Computers


There might be a jumper on your motherboard that's labelled CMOS, or reset... you just have to move the jumper to the other pin combination, power up your PC, then turn it back off and replace the jumper.
If you can't find a CMOS jumper, try unplugging your computer and removing the battery on your motherboard for a few minutes. When you turn it back on, your CMOS should reset to factory defaults.

May 07, 2009 | Computers & Internet

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MY LAPTOP(hp compaq presario v2000)BEEPS TWICE AND DISPLAYS PRESS F1 TO RESUME OR F2 TO SETUP!pls help


Hi, and welcome to FixYa
The computer may display a prompt to press F1/F2 or any other key to enter setup each time the computer boots as a reminder on how to enter CMOS. However, if the computer asks to press F1/F2 (or another key) to enter setup and does not continue, this issue can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
1. New hardware has been recently installed.
2. Error or confliction with settings in CMOS.
3. CMOS battery is bad or failing.
Solution:
New hardware has been recently installed
If new hardware has been recently installed into the computer, it is likely that you are receiving the prompt "Press F1 or F2 to enter setup" because CMOS needs to verify that the new detected hardware is properly being setup in CMOS.

Error or confliction with settings in CMOS
If no new hardware has been added to the computer or the new hardware has been removed and you continue to receive the error, it is likely that there is an error or confliction with the CMOS. Press the key requested to enter setup and verify that all settings are correct. If everything appears to be correct try resetting the CMOS values to the defaults and/or Reset Configuration Data. Additional information about how to do this can be found on document CH000976.
If all settings appear to be correct, save changes and exit CMOS setup. If the error continues to appear, enter setup again and restore all CMOS values to default.
· See our CMOS page for additional help and information with the CMOS.
· Additional information about getting into the CMOS / BIOS setup can be found on document CH000192.
CMOS battery is bad or failing
If you continue to receive the prompt to enter setup each time the computer boots up and you have attempted to follow the above suggestions, it is also possible that the CMOS battery may be bad or failing. Generally; when this occurs, the computer is not holding the time or date correctly. If this is occurring it is recommended that the CMOS battery be replaced.

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