Originally Posted by root
on most modern motherboard the bettery is no longer soldered to the mainboard it's in a nice plastic holder,
The batteries should last for a good ten years or so, and even then don't seem to be too essential my bettery is flat and has been flat for a year but I just don't bother getting round to changing it.
Are you sure,what time is it on the taskbar and your cookoo clock ?
Haveing the wrong time can cause many Inet problems.
In 15 years i never gave batteries a thought,just my system clock.
Tick Tock Tick Tock.
It is now 11:36 P>M> EDT.
Be carefull you don't get P>M>S