Clear CMOS before 1st boot? Tags: Chipsets Boot CMOS Motherboards Last response: January 26, 2011 2:33 AM in Motherboards Share nousnme January 25, 2011 10:28:37 PM Hello, I have a brand new motherboard, empty drives, new memory sticks and graphics card. Computer has never before been started up. Should I clera CMOS before 1st boot? More about : clear cmos 1st boot rolli59 a c 1111 V Motherboard January 26, 2011 2:33:33 AM It should be a defaults already so no need. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources clear CMOS before boot or mobo=dead Forum SolvedIs it a good idea to clear CMOS before upgrading processor? I am going from an FX 4130 to an FX 6350. My board DOES support 12 Forum SolvedI've heard it before; how do I clear the CMOS? Forum I've heard it before; how do I clear the CMOS? Forum SolvedSystem doesn't boot unless u clear cmos. No display when booted Forum SolvedMy pc won't boot after a clear CMOS (GIGABYTE MB) Forum Computer needs a CMOS clear to boot every time Forum Boot requires a CMOS clear on F763NR laptop Forum PC will not POST and CMOS / BIOS will not clear after trying ASRock instant boot Forum Installed a HD6850: One boot per CMOS clear ?? Forum Shuttle k48 not boot after clear cmos Forum Won't boot unless clear CMOS every time, not battery Forum P5vd1-x,clear cmos after battery dead and now no boot. Forum PC wont boot without clearing the CMOS Forum System requires CMOS reset before it will post/boot Forum Computer only boots when CMOS set to Clear Forum Have to reset CMOS every time, before PC will boot Forum Asus Motherboard stuck at Q-Code 23 when booting, even after clearing CMOS several times Forum CMOS Cleared//Now Stuck in Boot Loop Forum Computer wouldnt turn on, cleared cmos, powers on, no boot Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !