Having problems with your HP Compaq dc5000 PC Desktop ?

HPdc 5100 doesnt boot, it shows 3 red blinking lights 1 sec apart

\015 Prior to this I had used it for a week but it could get passed the logon screen without the combination keys ctrl+alt+del. It was also giving a warning that i had to change the cmos battery and the system timer would not work. Pls, can anyone help?\015

Answers :

The casing is pretty easy to take off
\015\012with a phillips screwdriver or there may be a latch to get the case off
\015\012all cmos batterys are pushed in holders
\015\012you can get these batterys very cheap at many stores, look close at it for the number
\015\012example maxell cr-112
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