From there, you can disconnect the battery lead and pull it free. Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Category Science & Technology License Standard YouTube License Show more Show less Loading... Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? http://bookmarq.net/ibm-thinkpad/ibm-error-code-161.php
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Hope this helps someone in the future if the same problem is encountered. Hope this helps! For those who have the stop hand and the blue screen that would mean there's a BIOS password on the system so unless you have it there no setting it up All rights reserved.
I have had those errors before on my 600E. Ibm Thinkpad 600e Bios Access AA Computers and Technology 7,125 views 5:13 solucion al error 00161-00163 IBM THINKPAD Â¡Â¡ 2011''' - Duration: 5:19. Operating System and PC/Mobo make/model etc.
But about half the time on starting I get the message and have to reset.
I was surprised no virus came up. Cr1220 Some memory shuffling did the trick. __________________ Repair Windows XP Guide --- Resolutions Crazy Computer that I'm saving up for::Antec P180 Case;PC Pwr&Cooling 1kW Quad SLI PSU;Asus P5N32-SLI SE Deluxe;Intel Core2 ThinkPadUser's note on holding down the F1 key worked on reboot. Thanks 01-22-2006, 07:45 AM #6 ebackhus TSF Team, Emeritus Join Date: Apr 2005 Location: SATX Posts: 17,867 OS: Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1 My System It's a
Ultimate Handyman 169,708 views 2:47 AMD FX-8350 Wraith Cooler Sleeper / Editing PC Upgrade - Duration: 8:34. http://www.pc.ibm.com/qtechinfo/MIG...doctype=&subtype=Cat&up=unknownuser1004106089 Bios access instructions "With the unit powered off, hold the F1 key and power the unit on. Ibm Thinkpad 600e Cmos Battery Replacement So I used standard 3V lithium battery type 2025 from Duracell.Red wire is soldered to " + " side of coin batteryBlack wire is soldered to " - " side of Thinkpad 380ed Cmos Battery 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
IBM ThinkPads use custom made batteries (on most models). weblink After she got her Powerbook I installed Debian on it and used it as a backup laptop. Afzal on February 22, 2007 at 5:45 am said: Thank you for this excellent article. CuratoR In the land of Seatle, by the fires of Microsoft, the dark lord Bill Gates forged in, secret, a master OS, to controll all PCs. What Dos Command Do You Use To Erase A Hard Drive And Make It Bootable?
FreeiPodTouch4Real 11,939 views 1:20 Removing a cmos battery on a thinkpad 380 - Duration: 0:53. It's just sitting there waiting for attention. I just have to do it every time I start up (initially I get the 2 beeps and the 00161/00163 error message). navigate here Loading...
Loading... nevermind the main battery doesn't hold much more than 10 minutes of power anymore but its nice not have to set the clock ever time i power it up now. I have woks on note books in the past and this is a pain in the neck… Any help would be great Adam..
Thanks again for keeping this up to help others! 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. There should be no plastic on it. __________________ ----------------------------- There are no dumb questions, unless a customer is asking them. 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.
Help in the fight against cancer and other serious illnesses. 05-08-2006, 12:21 AM #7 thinkpadtech Registered Member Join Date: May 2006 Posts: 9 OS: xp please read the See: http://thinkwiki.de/images/8/80/BIOS-Batterien.jpg The upper battery is for Thinkpad 600 the lower concerns to A-/R-T-Series --------------------------------My home-forum: http://www.thinkpad-forum.deWiki: Deutsches ThinkPad-Wiki English ThinkWikiMy ThinkPad-CollectionCoffee must be like women's eyes: deep black Is anyone aware how to reset the password? his comment is here The replacement is easy, cheap, and should only take about 5 minutes of your time.Here is the link to the battery: http://amzn.to/1NcmiVI Category Science & Technology License Standard YouTube License Show
See my Blog at http://for-mrfixit.com/weblog/?p=485 for great deals on new Laptops. Posts 451 Press F1 and hold it, and power on the Laptop, to get to the BIOS. Loading... Also, a way to get to the Easy Set Up Menu = attached the floppy drive and put a disk in, then turn on the laptop on.
Thanks. I have a 600e I got off of eBay, and after a year of use the CMOS battery has gone belly up. Show more Language: English Content location: United States Restricted Mode: Off History Help Loading... Sign in 2 Loading...
I note that with only the native 32Mb installed the memory tests "OK". Resetting the password has to be done by IBM as it involves chip work. __________________ ----------------------------- There are no dumb questions, unless a customer is asking them. At the Easy Set Up Menu the correct time can be set. Laptop freezing when playing games... » Site Navigation » Forum> User CP> FAQ> Support.Me> Steam Error 118> 10.0.0.2> Trusteer Endpoint Protection All times are GMT -7.
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.