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Advent A1O100 combined desktop computer. The second light from the left beside the power button is continually blinking. It looks as if it is a battery indicator but it is not a laptop so what battery is it? The power light beside it is a steady bluish light


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Perhaps your BIOS battery needs replacing? just a guess.
good luck! it'll be on your motherboard- little smaller than a quarter, may be latched in- look carefully! make sure the 'larger' part is facing up when you replace it! the 'shinier - slightly smaller part' goes toward the mother-board. if your computer is relatively old, this could be the problem! if it's pretty new, it could still be the problem- don't know how long the battery they put in sat around until it was installed!!
+ side goes up- battery type is imprinted on that side- buy the battery before you replace the old one! the BIOS will keep it's setting for a while after the battery is removed, but not for a long time- so have a new battery ready to install. only guessing- could very well be wrong! no promises!
good luck!
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