How do I change out a computer battery?

Answer Buy a replacement battery from a computer store. Open the computer case access door by unscrewing the Phillips screws holding the door on. Locate the small nickel-sized battery on the motherboard. ... Read More »

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How Do I Change the Battery With the Engine Running to Avoid Computer Problems?

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How to Change the Battery in a Battery Operated Pepper Mill?

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Will a computer boot if the internal computer battery is bad?

A computer will still boot if the internal, or CMOS, battery is bad. However, the CMOS will have lost all of its settings and will display an error message each time the computer boots requesting t... Read More »

What is a computer battery?

A computer battery is the power source that a computer’s motherboard uses to keep the settings on the CMOS (Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor) chipset. It is also used to power the chipset ... Read More »