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    Unhappy Power Mac G4 Problem
    Everytime i restart or turn on my computer it says the clock is reset and my background is reset.please help.i am new to mac

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    You may have to change out the CMOS battery. You can buy a replacement here.

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    how would i know for sure or do i just have to replace it to see

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    An apple hardware test might let you know what the problem is.
    Use the reputation system

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    Imac 27" Retina 5K, 512GB flash memory, 3.3GHz, 16GB memory, macOS Sierra beta.
    Just replace the battery - they cost about five bucks. This is the baby you need:-

    http://eshop.macsales.com/item/Newer...gy/BAA36VPRAM/

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