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I don't think there is anything wrong here at all... Every time I lose power or something of that sort which causes my PC to immediately shut down, my settings reset too...
Edited by Nilareon - 9/29/12 at 1:09pm
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post #12 of 12
the fact that the date and time also change definitely points to an issue and that issue is usually a bad cmos battery. Although usually the batteries last years and from what I can tell this is a fairly new model of system board.
It's usually a CR2032 but I looked through the manual and it doesn't say so the best bet would be to look on the battery itself as it should say the type somewhere on it.

I'd power off, remove and re-seat the battery, boot up and correct the lost settings and set the proper date and time, run the pc for a while then power off and unplug the power cord for a few minutes and then plug back in and boot up and see if the settings and clock got reset before buying a new battery. Maybe the current one is just loose
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