Hi, i just bought a used pc to play swtor. When it gets unplugged I would have to change the time on the bios and the lcd says cmos error. What steps should I take or do to find out what the problem is and fix it? I've replaced the small battery on the board and it is the same.
- Asus Striker Extreme Motherboard (Socket 775) - Intel Q6700 Core 2 Duo Processor 2.66Ghz - Patriot G-Series 4 x 2GB (8GB total) system memory DDR2 800Mhz 5-5-5-12 timing - Western Digital 500 GB Black SATA Hard Drive - Zotac GTX 275 896MB DDR3 Video Card - DVD RW Drive - Cooler Master 550 Watt Power Supply - Antec 900 Case (comes will all of the fans. Front fans have blue glow) - Xigmatek Dark Knight CPU Cooling Fan
Thank you for your time
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Looks like it is resetting BIOS every time so check your new battery.
also be a sign of the bios chip is going bad. I would look at the bios rev of the mb and then re flash the bios to the newest one for that mb.