Lost my clock/calendar


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Old 10-04-16, 04:12 AM
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Lost my clock/calendar

My ten year old Acer laptop has quit maintaining the date and time. Every time I shut it down, it reverts to a date and time in 2006. I assumed that this was a bad cmos battery. I replaced the battery yesterday (as well as the 11.1 volt battery).The thing still goes back to the earlier date after shut-down. Any ideas, suggestions?
 
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Old 10-04-16, 09:33 AM
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Sorry but that age and that brand are not worth troubleshooting, IMO - I would replace.
 
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Old 10-04-16, 10:53 AM
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There is a battery on mother board that most likely went bad.
 
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Old 10-05-16, 05:38 AM
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Try to flash the BIOS. If nothing works, don't shut down. All my machines run 24/7. I
 
 

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