March 5th, 2005, 01:17 AM
system time clock wont update
The system time clock wont update.I already tried to change the the time on the BIOS but it wont update.I am using win 98 first edition.
March 5th, 2005, 10:12 AM
Please change your battery............that is what runs the CMOS RTC (Real Time Clock)
March 7th, 2005, 11:48 PM
Physcally change the battery?
March 8th, 2005, 12:12 AM
Yes....a little watch style battery usually found on your mother board that maintains the time on your computer even when it is off and unplugged.
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March 8th, 2005, 12:23 AM
Don't be too worried about the cost either...........that battery has probably been in since day one [1998 = SEVEN years]
I think it has WELL earned a rest
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March 9th, 2005, 08:49 AM
yup the battery is dead.
had the same problem here.
change the battery and you will be good to go !
March 9th, 2005, 09:25 AM
if ya leave it long enough.. the PC wont start then ya will definatly need to replace it..
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