Having problems with your Dell Dimension E310 PC Desktop ?

When i turn on my computer IDE INVALID CONFIG COMES UP

\015 EACH I HAVE TO SET THE DATE & TIME\015

Answers :

CMOS battery is bad.
\015\012You need to change the CMOS battery. The battery is on the motherboard. It is the size of a quarter. Ussually has the number 2032 on it. You can purchase it in Best Buys or an office supply store.
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\015\012If I could be of further assistance, let me know. If this helps or solves the issue, please rate it.
\015\012Thanks, Joe
If your saying you have to reset the date and time every time you turn on the pc-then you need to replace the battery on the motherboard
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