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How to Clear CMOS?

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lol tried to boot @3Ghz...All i get is BEEEEEP....BEEEEEP....BEEEEP

Anywho

I have 2 pins and a battery

How do i clear the cmos?

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By the battery on the mobo, there should be pins marked as CLR_CMOS.

Put a short between these pins and it should clear it.
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Best way.... unplug PSU and remove battery for 5 mins.
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Both Duckie and [pi] are right. If you see a few different jumpers on your motherboard, you might want to check your mobo manual to make sure which set of jumpers will clear CMOS.

As was already stated, pop that jumper onto the other 2 pins, wait about 15 seconds, replace the jumper to its original position, and you're golden.
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