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My laptop says Time -of -day clock stopped when i turn it on
\015 Whenever I turn on my laptop, it always says "Time-of-Day clock stopped and i cant do anything\015
It sounds like the battery on your computer is dying, and the battery cannot keep the clock running. If Dell's warranty is still valid, contact Dell, to get your computer fixed/replaced.
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My laptop says Time -of -day clock stopped when i turn it on
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