Having problems with your Dell Dimension 3100 PC Desktop ?

What does the bttery control? Can I remove it for 5 seconds,then replace it and solve the ITHR checkpoint problem ?


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You may also remove the power cable from the computer hold the power button down for twenty seconds this will clear the nvram and default the bios,good luck
If you are referring to the round battery on the motherboard, it controls the cmos settings remove this and your PC will not boot. yet clearing your cmos may help. look for the lil jumpers usually located near that battery and change them to reset, power on let boot then power down. then place them in the original slot.
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