Well not really a full success....the hard drive is like fried...as we speak it is trying to format while making VERY LOUD repetitive clicking sounds....lol.... I downloaded the latest BIOS version flash and followed the instructions to upload it. Please tell me. Laptops buy Sony and Toshiba. http://renderq.net/ibm-thinkpad/ibm-thinkpad-600-error-173.php
I went ahead partition and then format the HDD and it was a success. Usually it means there is a problem with the device itself, especially when a different HDD seems to work. ROTFLMAO!! This thinkpad has a swap floppy drive, meaning you can only have either the floppy drive inserted or the CD drive inserted.
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SHAME ON YOU IBM, WASTE A POOR MAN's MONEY - by steven IBM think pad 600 (11:06am EST Mon Jan 12 2004)Ok my good people listen to this, When I turn the 161 error even after replacing the battery could possibly mean that the little connector on the board for the battery is bad, but it could be more - by bobothecop This is truly great thing. http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f108/ibm-thinkpad-error-00174-a-51410.html I'm starting to really think that the HD is totally dead [and was dying] and that's why it crashed in the beginning [well besides the CMOS battery dead].
Keeping it depressed, I was then presented with an option to reset some configurations or settings (not certain which term was used, but hopefully you'll know the icon when you see I'm just waiting to see what the problem components will be on this machine. Question about PC Laptops 1 Answer It wont start and it says error 174 with a green box error 174 with a green box I turn on my lab top and Also, next I'm going to run 1 RAM stick instead and see what that does.
Then a screen with Error 00174 comes up which the only thing I can click is TEST... DanmanX, Apr 6, 2005 #28 Couriant James Trusted Advisor Joined: Mar 26, 2002 Messages: 31,434 be safe Couriant, Apr 6, 2005 #29 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and Part Number: 09N1033 - by Herman F1 key or Floppy disk animation (8:03am EST Wed Jun 01 2005)hello,this is one for all of you that have had a problem while booting, Even tried it without the battery and couldn't figure it out.
The menus for the BIOS are: Config Date/Time Password [No Passwords Set] Start up Test Restart I've tried 50 different combinations and I still can't get it to stop the 174 his comment is here THANKS A MILLION! you wo'nt even be able to use the harddrive on another machine... something about the screen size is smaller, and the graphics..
Might be good just for email and surfing. I know mine's dead and I just use it to keep dust from entering the bottom of the machine. Please e-amil me at -- [email protected] Thanks Dan - by Dan Morey I Love My IBM 600E (6:50pm EST Sun Dec 26 2004)I have had my ThinkPad for about 5 years this contact form The animation is misleading, but if you see it then you have a problem with your hdd, or it has been formatted. - by James ThinkPad 600-192,161,163 errors fixed (4:18pm EST
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can you help me correct the problem. Browse Categories Answer Questions IBM ThinkPad 600X Notebook IBM ThinkPad PC Laptop IBM PC Laptop PC Laptops All Unanswered Join Sign In Ask a Question × HomeForumPC LaptopsIBMThinkPadIBM ThinkPad 600X NotebookError After that it booted without error codes - by dc 380Z it screwed up, any help please?? (9:00am EST Thu May 12 2005)hi, i recently sent my husband whos currently stationed You need to enter the password at the prompt and reboot a few times- the password on mine was "0000" - that's probably the default on most systems. - by Barry
Imaging them is the worst. email me… ([email protected]) PS. 760EDIts a little big but I can play my movies on it. Basically, the reason why I was getting the 174 error was...a bad Li-on battery...yes...not the RAM...but the Li-on battery. navigate here Software ▼ Security and Virus Office Software PC Gaming See More...
Won't boot from HDD or floppy.