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Computers, batteries

Discussion in 'Irrigation' started by AI Inc, Jul 30, 2008.

  1. AI Inc

    AI Inc LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 25,151

    Do pc,s have batteries? My clock on my pc is always running slow. Almost like it shuts down when pc is sleeping.
  2. Kiril

    Kiril LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 18,298

    Yes (CMOS battery), but it is unlikely the battery, those rarely ever run out of juice. I have batteries in mobo's that have been going for 10 years.

    Try overclocking your processor. (j/k unless you know what you are doing).

    I use this to adjust manually since mine runs fast, which I suspect is due to my overclock.

  3. DanaMac

    DanaMac LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 13,156

    My desk top runs fast, lap top runs just fine.
  4. phareous

    phareous LawnSite Member
    Posts: 45

    If you have Windows XP, double-click your time and choose Internet time and set that to a time server. Then even though your time will drift, it will reset it periodically. You can also google for 'windows ntp'

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