How To Replace Laptop

Laptop Cmos Battery

Laptop Batteries


You know your laptop runs on a large battery, but did you know that your laptop has a laptop CMOS battery, as well? Locating this battery, and the exact type you need to replace it with should be in your booklet that came with your laptop.

Replacing the Laptop Cmos Battery is not too hard or too involved, but, it can be a bit tricky to locate a Laptop Cmos Battery inside your laptop case. Contacting your laptops manufacturer first to find out where the Laptop Cmos Battery is a great idea. You can also find out then as well what type of battery you need to replace the old Laptop Cmos Battery.

Some brands of Laptop Cmos Battery are soldered into place and are harder and more involved to change since you have to solder the new wires to the old. If you are not sure about what to do, contact a computer repair place and they will be able to help you.

A Laptop Cmos Battery helps your system BIOS information vital to your computer stay accurate while the laptop is powered off. When the Laptop Cmos Battery starts to die, or lose life, these settings can be lost. Having a spare Laptop Cmos Battery on hand before this happens is a wonderful idea. The life of a Laptop Cmos Battery is anywhere from 3 to 5 years. Most people will replace a computer before this time, but not everyone.

Getting a replacement Laptop Cmos Battery requires the make and maybe model number or your laptop, and some info on the numbers of your battery. Your computers manufacturer will have this information. You can get a Laptop Cmos Battery from them in some cases if they have replacement parts and accessories.

A Laptop Cmos Battery looks like a large watch battery, and some can be found at your Radio Shack, or computer store.

Your Laptop Cmos Battery can be found on your laptop's motherboard. Opening your laptops case may or may not void your warranty, so find this out before you open it. Ask all the questions you have to with the manufacturer of your laptop when you call. If your laptop is still under warranty, the Laptop Cmos Battery may or may not be included in this.

Having the Laptop Cmos Battery when you need a replacement is key to making sure your laptops BIOS settings are not lost. Be sure and keep all information written down before you replace the old one with the new one.

Find a technician to replace your Laptop Cmos Battery if you have it, is should be a quick and easy repair if they have a new Laptop Cmos Battery on hand..

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