cmos? what does it look like?

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  1. Pyramix

    Pyramix Senior member

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    where is the cmos chip located on my mobo? and what does it look like?
     
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  3. DARRIN

    DARRIN Platinum Member

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    I think it is usually a socketed eprom chip.
     
  4. Pyramix

    Pyramix Senior member

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    eprom? anybody got any pictures?
     
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    Will usually have a sticker on it to cover up the clear window on the chip. This window is how they erase the chip using ultraviolet light. I don't have a picture. What are you trying to do?
     
  6. Pyramix

    Pyramix Senior member

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    nothing, just wondering :)
     
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    You find it yet?
     
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    What motherboard do you have?
     
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    MiniMe69 Senior member

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    It will probably be beside the CMOS battery...and little round shiny silver thing. It might have a label on it that says award, ami, or the like.
     
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    found it, k thanks