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What are Jumpers?
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Published on 06/30/2011
 
What are Jumpers?

What are Jumpers?
These refer to the open contacts on the motherboard that can be used to configure different settings of the board. With time, the number of jumpers has come down, with most of its functionality shifted to the CMOS / BIOS. Still, many motherboards today do have one set of jumpers, which is used to reset the BIOS settings.