Won't hold resolution setting

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Talk' started by Dick, Dec 19, 2009.

  1. Dick

    Dick Guest

    Been using Home Premium 64 SP1 on HP Pavilion
    dv7-211 laptop for about 3 months. Still
    using 98SE on two desktops and XP on another

    I'm 75 and my memory has not improved with
    age, so I may not remember everything
    correctly. My best recollection is that I
    didn't have the problem until recently.

    Every time I totally shut down I lose my
    resolution setting. It always returns to the
    lowest resolution.

    I've looked through the other posts and
    didn't spot this kind of problem. Any ideas?

    Dick, Dec 19, 2009
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  2. Dick

    Rich. Guest

    Perhaps your CMOS battery is dead or very weak and needs to be replaced.
    Rich., Dec 22, 2009
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  3. Thanks. Never thought of that, perhaps
    because it is only 3 or 4 months old. Is
    there any way to check it?

    Thanks again.
    Norm Chudacoff, Dec 22, 2009
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