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My pavilion a250n clock keeps losing the correct time while the computer is plugged in and running.


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Change battery cell of your motherboard
I will tell you how to correct this assuming you have WinXP.\015\012Double-click your clock.\015\012You have two options here.\015\0121) Click 'Time zone' tab and select the correct time zone.\015\012or 2) Click 'Internet time' tab and remove the check mark "Automatically synchonize....'\015\012
\015\012You need to do one thing only.\015\012
\015\012Good luck! Let us know the result.
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