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jason on July 7, 2007 at 6:46 pm said: if anybody still gets on this website and knows how to fix the 161 and 163 error after replacing the battery please Linda on September 14, 2008 at 10:15 am said: thanks for great tips! Now, I know my OS has been basically mutilated due to a crashed formatting job on the drive. Cheers,George In daily use: R60F, R500F, T61, T410Collecting dust: T60Enjoying retirement: A31p, T42p, Non-ThinkPads: Panasonic CF-31 & CF-52, HP 8760WStarting Thursday, 08/14/2014 I'll be away from the forums until further notice. weblink

Ibm Thinkpad 600 Error Codes

Afzal on February 22, 2007 at 5:45 am said: Thank you for this excellent article. I cut small strips of electrical tape to secure the leads to the battery. NewJersey on May 22, 2010 at 5:10 am said: Lots of helpful info here, thanks to all posts.

Open the plate on the bottom to access the battery (CR2027 I think) and replace it with a new one. Thanks Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 01-20-2006, 10:52 AM #2 ebackhus TSF Team, Emeritus Join Date: Apr 2005 Location: SATX Posts: 17,838 OS: Windows 7 Read the all-new, FREE 200-page online guide: How to Build Your Own PC! NOTE: Using robot software to mass-download the site degrades the server and is prohibited. Ibm Thinkpad 600 Bios The first time you power it up you'll get another BIOS error code, this one telling you that you need to set the date/time.

Scott on December 7, 2008 at 12:18 pm said: And yet another person you have assisted! Ibm Thinkpad 600 Error 192 Kenazo Lifer Joined: Sep 15, 2000 Messages: 10,429 Likes Received: 0 Anyone know of a list of the error codes for this laptop? Joe L on April 4, 2009 at 9:59 am said: Great Tip!

I'd also suggest posting your question here: http://forum.thinkpads.com/viewforum.php?f=6 Good luck.

if it IS still valid, then you may as well send the lappy back to the makers. Ibm Thinkpad 600 Memory Take nice care of yourselves - Paul - ♪ - Help to start using BiNG. THEY ARE NOT CD-series batteries. Jeff H on April 23, 2009 at 2:29 pm said: Hi Orsi, The O > | message is asking you to turn off the laptop and then power it back on.

Ibm Thinkpad 600 Error 192

Booted up, set the time, cycled the power and we were good to go! Instead it greeted me with the BIOS error code "161, 192, 163″, which is computer speak for "What the fuck, I can't remember who or what I am." I did a Ibm Thinkpad 600 Error Codes You've saved me from an embarrassing moment. Ibm Thinkpad 600 Specs According to the hardware maintenance manual for the ThinkPad 600, which you can download HERE, all of those errors (even the fan error) point to a bad CMOS battery.

But it won't let me boot from the CD/DVD drive. have a peek at these guys Files removed 8/28/12 by manufacturer's demand. Tighten it up and you're ready to go. Free instant access to BIOS tips! Ibm Thinkpad 600 Battery

This quick and simple hack has given this old Thinkpad a new life. Apparently gentlemen it was these combinations that were preventing me from booting the system properly: Bad CMOS battery (changed) Bought a battery for $12.50 and that took care of the no Let's see if i can use this fix to get it to work. check over here Kevin Lee 43,117 views 1:21 IBM ThinkPad 380ED 161 and 163 CMOS Battery Error fix - Duration: 5:13.

There are issues, such as inability to find drivers for the sound card, and missing ThinkPad config items, but in general it works well. Ibm Thinkpad 600 Parts Advertisement Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. is the warranty/guarantee still valid?

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Help in the fight against cancer and other serious illnesses. 01-21-2006, 10:31 PM #5 chessypoofs Registered Member Join Date: Apr 2005 Location: Oahu, Hawaii Posts: 86 OS: xp I'd suggest cleaning the CMOS battery contact with some compressed air and/or a q-tip dipped in isopropyl alcohol. Watch Queue Queue __count__/__total__ Find out whyClose ThinkPad 380 series error codes 161 and 163 ESRepair SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe13,86113K Loading... Ibm Thinkpad 600 Cmos Battery Replacement By continuing to browse our site you agree to our use of data and cookies.Tell me more | Cookie Preferences Partially Powered By Products Found At Lampwrights.com Skip navigation UploadSign

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It keeps just defaulting to the 174 error code. Published on Sep 1, 2012Think Pad 380ED notebook was given to me to look at a problem with error codes 161 and 163 at startup. Fast, Scalable and Secure Webhosting Are you currently having hosting problems? Show Ignored Content Page 2 of 2 < Prev 1 2 As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

The time now is 11:22 AM. -- Mobile_Default -- TSF - v2.0 -- TSF - v1.0 Contact Us - Tech Support Forum - Site Map - Community Rules - Terms of Sometimes I've had to re-enter the time/date a second time before it remembered it. Lawrence Mel on December 13, 2012 at 9:11 am said: If anyone still needs help with setting the BIOS info, because they do not know the PASSWORD to their computer, on