On POST boot shows 064960 kb OK 161 163 2. The guy at Radio Shack was in awe of the yellowness of the battery. I hear a noise, but its probably the HD since there is no air coming from the vent holes. Yes, an out of time clock on your desktop can mean you have a virus, so it's worth doing a through scan, but in most cases it's a dying cmos battery. http://bookmarq.net/ibm-thinkpad/ibm-thinkpad-600-error-301.php
Reinstall 4. I would take any help, even pointing me in the right direction. Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. Do CR2025 batteries on this particular model run out quickly? http://www.wilderssecurity.com/threads/tip-ibm-thinkpad-192-error-2-bleep-test-screen.222763/
can u fell air coming out of the side? 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 I searched Google and found this article, acted upon and everything worked fine for my Thinkpad 600E. Thanks for any info you can provide.
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 I have done a lot of reading here and this looks like a great community. Top Profile Reply with quote tfflivemb2 Post subject: PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2007 12:28 pm Offline Moderator1 Joined: Thu Sep 01, 2005 1:17 pm Posts: 5532 Location: Wisconsin Actually, My first thought was there’s a BIOS password in order to get to the BIOS setup to configure the date/time.
That may just cure your issue. Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion As for the BIOS, you can boot into the BIOS, by pressing F1 at boot. you could check here Even the HMM says that a dying/dead CMOs battery can cause oddball errors.
Could you please tell me what batter do they have so I can buy it before I actually open the laptop? laptoplady on February 20, 2009 at 11:06 pm said: WOW…this is magic! So I did try to search, but couldn't find much info on the error. 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.
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 https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-Legacy-Laptops-A-I-V/Thinkpad-600-Error-codes-163-and-173-after-CMOS-battery/td-p/826761 X6x Tablet ThinkPad X2/X3/X4x Series incl. Top Kudoed Posts Subject kudos Re: Speakers not working possibly after Windows 7 ... 1 Re: Can Thinkpad T61 be upgraded to 8GB RAM ? 1 Re: T40 fan squeal and FRU 3810 refers to the fan (38 ) or the system board (10).
On top of the $100 I paid for this thing, I am already down $40 for a new battery, $25 for an A/C adapter, $6 for a new CMOS battery and http://bookmarq.net/ibm-thinkpad/ibm-thinkpad-8611.php Worked like a charm! Connect with top rated Experts 20 Experts available now in Live! Sean :darth: P.S.
Greg on March 26, 2010 at 11:21 am said: Thanks! If fixed with adhesive, there might be a loose connection and the CMOS information gets lost. --------------------------------My home-forum: http://www.thinkpad-forum.deWiki: Deutsches ThinkPad-Wiki English ThinkWikiMy ThinkPad-CollectionCoffee must be like women's eyes: deep black As you finish projects in Quip, the work remains, easily accessible to all team members, new and old. - Increase transparency - Onboard new hires faster - Access from mobile/offline Try http://bookmarq.net/ibm-thinkpad/ibm-thinkpad-error192.php Similar Threads IBM Is Using Tiny Tubes to Grow the Chips of the Future lotuseclat79, Nov 14, 2016 Replies: 0 Views: 108 lotuseclat79 Nov 14, 2016 100,000 MACs replacing PCs at
I just don't want to throw parts at it. 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 There’s a picture of a lock with a floppy or HD 3.
Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: IBM THINKPAD ERROR MESSAGE - 00192 This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. I have to adjust the clock time, but once booted, the system works fine, with no errors. In any case, we'll be cutting off the plastic coating shortly. On start up there’s a 161 163 error which I know is the dead CMOS bat so I ordered one and replaced it and here is what it does. 1.
I bought a fan and a CMOS battery from the same place and changed both at the same time. After she got her Powerbook I installed Debian on it and used it as a backup laptop. Thanks to everyone who helped _________________TP 600 2645 51U PII upgraded to 400mhz and 416mb RAM - First backup - GoneTP 600E 2645 4BU PII 400mhz and 548mb RAM - Second his comment is here That is when I got the 3 codes instead of just the one.
If I could put a system board from a 600e in my 600, then maybe i can increse the processor speed too? Red Flag This Post Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. Bookmark the permalink. 88 thoughts on “Reviving dead hardware: IBM Thinkpad 600” Comment navigation ← Older Comments Dragontamer257 on February 10, 2007 at 8:20 pm said: Dude. The negative and positive leads are stamped into the surface of the battery so you have to pry them off carefully.
Your help was Brilliant! My teacher beat to it me though Sean Jan 12, 2005 #3 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Topic Status: Not open for Afzal on February 22, 2007 at 5:45 am said: Thank you for this excellent article. Thanks a lot for the article!
Now I just need some more RAM. Quote: Originally Posted by myhayk Hello, maybe some of you had this error before. SHOW ME NOW © CBS Interactive Inc. / All Rights Reserved. I have purchased a new fan online for $10, so I will wait till it comes in and swap it in.
The main power battery is NFG, so it has been removed and was never part of the equasion. Hang around long enough and you should see Bthoofer pop up eventually (saw him lurking in the Gen. Please do NOT send private messages since I won't be able to read them. First I tried looking for the battery myself, taking the computer almost completely apart and still couldn't find it.
Sunil on May 12, 2009 at 9:29 pm said: I have changed the battery, but the error 161 and 163 refuse to go away. Simon Carr on August 12, 2009 at 8:09 am said: Hey Adam, Thanks for the info! Files removed 8/28/12 by manufacturer's demand. Click Here to join Tek-Tips and talk with other members!
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