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#1 Paul-uk

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Posted 16 March 2007 - 09:11 AM

Hi,

I purchased a new Acer Aspire T180 from Comet, but the time is always wrong,
when I start it, it can be 10 am even if it is 5pm. I correct it but the next time
I start it it's wrong again.

I expect it's the battery, the thing is, what battery do I purchase? are they all the same?

Thank you

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Posted 16 March 2007 - 09:40 AM

I'd say just pop the battery off the motherboard and sneaker it down to Radio Shack. Let them figure it out.

Be prepared to lose any custom BIOS settings, though,

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Posted 16 March 2007 - 10:13 AM

What about the warranty?
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Posted 16 March 2007 - 10:38 AM

I'd have to agree with Amazing Andrew and buddy215 on this....if the warranty won't cover it (they should send you a free one), then pull the battery out and radio shack (or a local computer store) should be able find you a suitable replacement. Sometimes the battery type/model is printed on the battery itself, so a store should have no problem replacing it. You can also hit up Acers website to try to find a replacement battery.
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