I once got the same result from the Easy Setup test, but it wasn't the MB, just the battery causing the error. But now I know that I dont have to soder anything and it worked like a charm, many thx. Thank you. Thanks again everyone Top Profile Reply with quote rkawakami Post subject: PostPosted: Wed Feb 07, 2007 6:37 pm Offline Admin Joined: Sun Jun 04, 2006 1:26 am Posts: 9951 http://renderq.net/ibm-thinkpad/ibm-thinkpad-600-error-173.php
Some don't like that IBM coded such into the machine.If you also got a "192", then the CMOS battery could need changing.If that's it, at least it's under 200 bucks.Bob Flag Put her all back together and still the same error code. Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? I have a 380XD with a PII in it as well and am planning on using it for my son's machine. _________________Family Daily Drivers- T430s, T530, X220Work- Sadly, the ThinkPads have http://www.wilderssecurity.com/threads/tip-ibm-thinkpad-192-error-2-bleep-test-screen.222763/
Posting Guidelines Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.Tek-Tips Posting Policies Jobs Jobs from Indeed What: Where: jobs by Link To This Forum! It's an ugly screen but it works. Top Profile Reply with quote Wingnut Post subject: PostPosted: Wed Feb 07, 2007 6:19 pm Offline Sophomore Member Joined: Tue Feb 06, 2007 12:25 pm Posts: 238 Location: Toronto There isn't any beeps or error messages but the battery indicator is flashing orange.
Thank you.. 0 Kudos Reply Mornsgrans Guru Posts: 2,516 Registered: 03-19-2009 Location: US Message 3 of 6 (7,092 Views) Re: Thinkpad 600 - Error codes 163 and 173 after CMOS battery Yeah, me too. Please do NOT send private messages since I won't be able to read them. I tried to search on this problem before posting, but couldn't find an exact match to my problem.
and replaced by HP ProDesk SFF drone machines Other Projects- Edge 15, Z61m (Titanium)Historic Retired ThinkPads- T42p, X20, A31p, 701c, 760XD, WorkPad C505 Top Profile Reply with quote Display As to a 600E system board swap? Then hit initialize. If nothing else, you can use that tidbit as an aliveness check when you get the new module in.
Couldn't sign you in, please try again. I'd recommend this option. EDIT: After setting the time & date, it rebooted and gave just the one error code again: 00192. You've saved me from an embarrassing moment.
Stay logged in Wilders Security Forums Forums > Software, Hardware and General Services > hardware > Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Activity Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links Registered I have a 600e I got off of eBay, and after a year of use the CMOS battery has gone belly up. Thinkpad 600 Cmos Battery Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now Ibm Thinkpad 600e Cmos Battery Replacement As for the BIOS, you can boot into the BIOS, by pressing F1 at boot.
And what do you know, the fan started blowing and the thing booted up??? his comment is here Thanks again. It's been forever since I've brought out the 600X systems but I do remember once getting a 192 error by itself. I picked one up at Radio Shack for under $3.50 with tax.
Join UsClose It was strong enough to keep time, but not to start the fan on boot-up, thus causing the fan error 192. _________________TP 600 2645 51U PII upgraded to 400mhz and 416mb No, create an account now. this contact form Mihai myhayk View Public Profile Find all posts by myhayk #2 July 26th, 2004, 02:58 AM Dodge CTH Subscriber Join Date: May 2001 O/S: Windows Vista 32-bit Location:
Pop the memory cover off, and pull out the CMOS cell (follow the two little wires). It came with XP preinstalled, so I woul dhave to assume it has the latest version on it as that was required for XP was it not? Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical computer professional community.It's easy to join and it's free.
An electrician showed me. Then I wrapped the entire thing for safe measure. I 'm pretty sure I can change it to at least a 300 mhz, but if I can go higher than that, I am going to look into my options. Getting to the BIOS battery is painfully easy.
It is currently a PII 266. Learn what the codes mean and how to correct the problem.In the market for a new ThinkPad? 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 navigate here Hopefully it is something as simple as the fan.
ThinkPadUser's note on holding down the F1 key worked on reboot. If it's reading significantly below 3.0v, replace it. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and RE: IBM Thinkpad 600 Error 192 ibanezrgx (IS/IT--Management) 9 Jul 04 22:18 I agree with prodigymad.
wHEN I TEST IT, IT GIVES MEDEV 001ERR 96FRU 3810CAN YOU HELP? Some XenForo functionality crafted by ThemeHouse. It should read something similar to: IBM BIOS Version, Date IBET54WW (10-12-2001) _________________"Say hallo to ma lil' friend"...Rules of the RoadSelling off my Thinkpad museum :-/ Top Profile Reply with You may also...
If it is the CMOS battery, then that is good news. SoI changed the CMOS backup battery, now the battery shows 3 V.Now when I switch on the Thinkpad with the new CMOS battery, I get error codes 163 and 173.The window I did boot up to the set-up screen to try to find it earlier, but did not know how to decode the number given. Mihai myhayk View Public Profile Find all posts by myhayk Bookmarks Digg del.icio.us StumbleUpon Google « Previous Topic | Next Topic » Topic Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page Posting
It read 2.83v. When I press the Enter it shows the same light blue screen with a arrow pointing to a instruction booklet. Top Profile Reply with quote Wingnut Post subject: PostPosted: Thu Feb 08, 2007 11:29 am Offline Sophomore Member Joined: Tue Feb 06, 2007 12:25 pm Posts: 238 Location: Toronto