Having problems with your Toshiba Satellite A105 Notebook ?
CMOS checksum error everytime i boot up,i reset the time each time but after i shut down and turn on next day i have same error.I have replaced the cmos battery but still no joy.Can anyone help please
Looks like a bad motherboard you should take it to an authorised Toshiba support center and get a quote on the repair.
Try to replace cmos battery and when you reboot reset clock and date setings
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