Solved Cmos Fail, PC turns of periodicly Tags: CMOS Motherboards Last response: August 7, 2013 5:34 AM in Motherboards Share josh reader August 7, 2013 5:10:44 AM i have just bought a biostar motherboard and put all of the components in and i am getting a cmos fail message on boot and the computer keeps turning off, what can i do to resolve this my computer specs are motherboard - Biostar TA970 CPU - AMD FX unlocked black edition AM3+ socket RAM - Kingston 8GB DDR3 1333MHz PSU - ARTIC Blue+ 850w GPU - EVGA Geforce 650 HDD - Samsung 320gb HDD Hitachi 1TB HDD More about : cmos fail turns periodicly Best solution Ottomanian August 7, 2013 5:30:59 AM 1)check that the cmos is not in the cleared position 2)While you are at it reset the cmos 3) Remove the battery and turn on the computer, what happens? 4) Can you enter bios? If so reset the bios and save 5) Check all connections (meaning reconnect everything) 6) If all the above fail RMA the motherboard Share josh reader August 7, 2013 5:34:20 AM i was not paying attention and didn't think to reset the settings sooner just reset them and no error installing windows 8 now with no problems thanks for the help, its much appreciated m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedpc turns on only after clr cmos solution SolvedPC will not turn on unless i clear CMOS..... solution Solvedasus sabertooth x79 - How to go back to clean and working bios install? (cant turn on PC after power loss without CMOS reset) solution Cmos BiOS ( PC Turns OFF and On ) Forum Overclock fail? PC turns off automatically Forum pc clock(time) keeps failing, new motherboard, can it still be dead cmos? solution Motherboard CMOS fail? solution SolvedBiostar TA990FXE CMOS Fail? Forum SolvedCMOS fail - comp runs perfectly Forum Display Failing, PC then turns itself off (AMD display driver not responding) solution Solvedhow to solve cmos check sum error while booting pc solution SolvedSystem turns off without warning once, maybe twice a day (12-16 hour period) solution Cmos fail blinking cursor no boot solution SolvedReplaced the CMOS battery now the computer not turning ON. solution Solvedcomputer does not turn on unless, CMOS is cleared solution SolvedHi , my PC is not giving any display to the monitor , after no signal it's going to orange color state. I checked CMOS battery solution SolvedCMOS failed message after bios update solution SolvedAccidentally hit clr cmos, computer turning on and off solution What is happening when pc won\'t turn on and says system fail Forum SolvedPc turns on but nothing displays solution More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !