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by R. All is well again. Anyone have any suggestions? The other F keys will not work either, when I hold them at startup, I get "07 301", "09 301", etc. Source

It would be better to use battery power or to remove the battery from your system while using mains power. Your help was Brilliant! Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/346625 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Thanks.

The solution for the problem is easy: Recycle the battery, but...not as IBM says. Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started Soldering was not successful (solder wouldn't adhere to the battery well enough), but the electrical tape seems to work just as well. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re:How to boot Thinkpad 600 from CD-ROM?

Then I got a notice like "your IDE/SATA drive has failed....." i hit control+alt+delete, and it said task manager has been disabled by the administrator, which, or course is me... 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.... If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). 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

ynpguy Resolved HJT Threads 16 04-02-2011 10:23 PM internet access problems winxp, router (wireless, for cable and wireless internet connection to several computers) for a while, about 1x in a few The problem is software, but it is not in the firmware or something in the thinkpad, but it is in the program of the microcontroler in the battery. Read on. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/how-to-boot-thinkpad-600-from-cd-rom-20503/ Daniel on August 20, 2007 at 5:50 pm said: Just got an IBM 600 from a friend and he said it’s been working fine in till now.

A Pentium II 233Mhz with a 5G hard drive and 192M of PC100 RAM. Another battery page. Discussion topics include hardware component and upgrades, ultrabooks, gaming laptops, Netbooks, and laptops accessories and much more.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion How to boot Thinkpad 600 from CD-ROM? This information seems consistent with D.

  1. Do I still need to replace the battery?
  2. Armed with a fresh install of Ubuntu and a wireless card, I'll be rigging this up as a semi-permanent member of my wardriving setup.
  3. This is exactly what I was looking for.
  4. To save time on the boot up would make it worthwhile!Chris This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

I have tried to contact them multiple times, with no real response. I would also Go to Solution 1 Participant Callandor LVL 69 Hardware43 1 Comment LVL 69 Overall: Level 69 Hardware 43 Message Accepted Solution by:Callandor Callandor earned 250 total points Couriant, Apr 4, 2005 #22 DanmanX Thread Starter Joined: Mar 27, 2005 Messages: 10 SUCCESS SUCCESS!!!!!!!! Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - booting ibm 600x from cd by milanrosenbusch / August 22, 2012 5:41 AM PDT In reply to: How to boot Thinkpad 600 from

For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. http://olivettipc.com/problem-with/problem-with-ie-5-5.html NewJersey on May 22, 2010 at 5:10 am said: Lots of helpful info here, thanks to all posts. Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads 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

Show Ignored Content Page 2 of 2 < Prev 1 2 As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Lawrence Mel on December 13, 2012 at 9:14 am said: add on… at least on MY 600E laptop the password code is six numbersm maybe on others it will be 7 have a peek here I don't use it often, as my main PC is a desktop, but I use my IBM for internet and such while traveling....

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laptoplady on February 20, 2009 at 11:06 pm said: WOW…this is magic! So, where do we go from here? I'll send you photos of the innards if youre interested. by rd400d77 / April 23, 2004 3:47 PM PDT In reply to: How to boot Thinkpad 600 from CD-ROM?

I think I spent $3 for the battery on eBay, including postage. That's why I'm at such a loss... The charge light usualy comes on in 15 to 20 minutes. http://olivettipc.com/problem-with/problem-with-avg-14.html Linda on September 14, 2008 at 10:15 am said: thanks for great tips!

Jedi_Master, Apr 4, 2005 #17 DanmanX Thread Starter Joined: Mar 27, 2005 Messages: 10 Yep, I did change the boot sequence. This forum is for you. 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 I found out the hard way that since theres a password and I don't know it I would have to replace the EEPROM chip that has the password embedded on it

Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free. I'm loading it up now w/ Ubuntu & will get an external video/tv card so he can use it on on the big screen t.v. It helped me quickly fix an old IBM Thinkpad 600 for my dad. Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Battery solution Javier Valero writes: (First sorry for my english ;) ) I have making some experiments with my thinkpad.(I have the same problem of the jumping bat), and I have http://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Legacy-ThinkPads-Z60-61-G40-41-A/Changing-the-Boot-Sequence-in-Thinkpad-600/td-p/52925 is a discussion on this subject.Another issue you might encounter: did you burn the iso you download as an ISO, or as a FILE. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. Join Now For immediate help use Live now!

Here’s the problem. I figure the Start Up area is what I need to get into. I made sure to wrap the exposed leads to the wire so that there is no chance of them coming into contact with each other or anything else metallic in the Also, - It's not necessary to remove the memory board.

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