It’s always a surprise

Which of these would you expect to find in CMOS?

A) Boot device order

B) Windows startup programs

C) IP address configuration details

D) Windows boot options

E) I never expect to find anything

The answer: A) Boot device order

The CMOS, or nonvolatile BIOS memory, holds the BIOS configuration settings. These would include the date, time, boot device order, and much more.

Want to know more? Watch “Working with your Computer’s BIOS.”

The BIOS is an important part of your computer’s configuration. In this video, you’ll learn about the PC BIOS and it’s importance to the startup process of your computer.