UberGerbil wrote:Aranarth wrote:I've seen it, but not for years (I think the last time was a Pentium II or III mobo). Much more common is replacing the CMOS battery and it having zero effect.RickyTick wrote:Not me, I've never seen that one before.FWIW, I replaced the CMOS battery and now I can make changes in the BIOS and it doesn't shut down when I F10 save. Who knew?
The best part about this was that the spousal trip to the store for the battery wasn't a waste. Definitely deserves a "thanks honey!" (or whatever small emotional currency your relationship uses for onging maintenance) .
TBH, she was already going to the store anyway, but she still got a "thanks honey".
System is running great. Thanks everyone for the tips and help. I always know where to go for good advice.