Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Secret Way to Kill a Cmos Virus

Sometimes a virus will find its way deep into our PC system that it boots past our normal bios setup screen when this happens your cmos is infected to some degree.
Other ways to see the infection is time is off but this can be caused by a low cmos battery a button battery of size CR2032 which can be replaced easily.
WHEN THE CMOS IS INFECTED take the computer side off to access your system by removing the two screws usually on the back of the left PC panel facing it from the front, then locate the cmos battery
below the battery will be a jumper check your manual or the mainboards website for the details on your normal pin location and the clear, it is usually move to pins 2 and 3 for clear and 1 and 2 for normal.When clearing lift the small jumper pin straight up and over to the 2 and 3 position leave it there for a few minutes, then place it back to the normal position.
When you start your computer enter your bios setup by pushing the proper button sometimes its delete key or f1 check your manual. Then be sure to reset your date and time and check for a setting that sets all to defaults or for best configuration and press enter to save and reboot.

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