First I tried looking for the battery myself, taking the computer almost completely apart and still couldn't find it. I used the flat blade of a screwdriver to work the lead away from the battery. After seeing your pix and taking your advice, I bought a battery on ebay for 2.95, no postage. This quick and simple hack has given this old Thinkpad a new life. http://renderq.net/ibm-thinkpad/ibm-thinkpad-600-error-173.php
Any feedback appreciated. I will check out the computer and see if removing norton will work. Cease accessing this system.Your connection details: Record #: 443421 Time: Tue, 18 Oct 2016 13:52:43 -0400 Running: 0.4.10a3 / 76 Host: 188.8.131.52 IP: 184.108.40.206 Post: Query: 67344-error-code-161-and-163-on-ibm-thinkpad Stripped Query: 67344-error-code-161-and-163-on-ibm-thinkpad Referer: installed fluxbuntu and gave this little notebook another year of life. https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-Legacy-Laptops-A-I-V/Thinkpad-600-Error-codes-163-and-173-after-CMOS-battery/td-p/826761
Ad4y m 0 l WR2 a c 571 D Laptop April 15, 2012 3:19:38 PM I'm not getting any 'google hits' on how to proceed with troubleshooting. m 0 l WR2 a c 571 D Laptop April 15, 2012 12:50:31 PM ad4y said:I turn it off and hold F1 then turn it back up to get to bios Where can I find a motherboard manual? Dawn KMcompserv, Apr 3, 2005 #14 Lurker1 Joined: Jan 30, 2001 Messages: 3,992 You can start by replacing the CMOS battery.
simple and cheap fix! Showing results for Search instead for Do you mean Users Online 152 Members / 4904 Guests English Community > ThinkPad Notebooks > ThinkPad Legacy Laptops - A, I, V, 300, 600, manishkul, Apr 15, 2003 #8 TNUN5 Joined: Dec 30, 2002 Messages: 7 The thinkpad has an old version of Norton Disk Doctor with the Anti virus software. Cr1220 ok the battery on the left a round lithum battery I unplug it and put it on the volt meter and I get 3v so I plug it back in now
Answer questions, earn points and help others Answer questions Manuals & User Guides PDF Manual . On the IBM 600 model the start up will continue to say the errors 161 163 in till you set the correct time and date. update bios of m/c. After you Initialize, you will have to reset the boot order as well.
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After she got her Powerbook I installed Debian on it and used it as a backup laptop.
Top Reply with quote Guest Post subject: Re:PostPosted: Tue Jan 04, 2005 2:34 pm Just to add that I can't seem to access the BIOS no matter how Ibm Thinkpad Error Codes Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Thinkpad 380ed Cmos Battery batteries.
when I try to get into the bios then the lock comes back, I can get in but some features of the bios are lock and without that bios aka supervisor navigate here Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Then try troubleshooting here with the correct model number. Fans are spinning as normal. Ibm Thinkpad Error 161 163
Well again sounds like the blue stuff is corrosion and that is never good. the keyboard still not working ad4y m 0 l vrumor a b D Laptop April 15, 2012 2:59:00 PM Thats corrosion from it being so old. Comment navigation ← Older Comments Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Check This Out If that doesn't work, you may have a faulty mobo. _________________Keith(Formerly 600E 2645, T30 2366, X31 2673, T40 2373, T41 2379, T42 2373, T42 2379, T60 1952, T61p 8889, T61p 8891Currently
I hate this thing so much. About Us We're a forum dedicated to providing support and advice for motherboards, chipsets and drivers from all manufacturers. How do you troubleshoot that?
It needs a password to unlock it. Are you doing this correctly? I know the backup battery I bought is good because it stores the date I enter. However, I do not know how to do a bios check.
Hopefully not too many questions. Thanks. System board. 192 Fan error. 1. this contact form Then it does the same thing over and over again!
Should the battery be replaced anyway?? The other way is to remove the cmos battery. It is stuck in some primitive BIOS error loop in which I can do *NOTHING*. My hard drive isn't recognized My CPU isn't recognized Video (VGA) and other BIOS/Firmware Other BIOS update issues.
The thermistor (something like an electric thermostat) ... Thank you. What does this BIOS or Jumper setting do? On Reboot you can try F1, but I won't guarenett it on a reboot, only on a cold (power off to power on) boot _________________Nothing adds excitment like something that is
The negative and positive leads are stamped into the surface of the battery so you have to pry them off carefully. X41 Tablet ThinkPad R, A, G and Z Series ThinkPad Legacy Hardware Thinkpad - General HARDWARE/SOFTWARE questions ThinkPad Utility Work Area Post-Classic Lenovo Hardware 3000 Series After I do it I press OK. 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