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What is the secondary RTC Reset jumper?

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My mobo has 2 clear CMOS jumpers, and I just noticed it also has a secondary RTC Reset jumper. Pins 1-2 are Normal (default), and 2-3 is reset.

Do I use this like a CMOS reset, just put the jumper on 2-3 for a few minutes, then replace to 1-2 and power it on, or do I put it on 2-3 then power it on?

Edit: The manual states: When the RTS battery is removed, this jumper resets the manageability register bits in the RTC.

1. The SRTCRST# input must always be high when all other RTC power planes are on
2. In the case where the RTC battery is dead or missing on the platform, the SRTCRST# pin must rise before the RSMRST# pin

I'm clueless by what any of that means...
    
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Bump, Anyone?
    
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Bump.....this must be the mystery jumper.
    
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