ibm 240x

  john1000 18:43 14 Aug 08

Hi i have a ibm laptop that has had no problems until now,when powered on screen is dead power light comes on and i get 4 shot beep beep codes which i think means System timer failure would this point to the cosmos battery i have tryed eveything i now but i am stuck with this one any help much apprecited.

  MAT ALAN 18:51 14 Aug 08

Error message relates to bad memory, as you cannot test it you may have to swap it out for a module that you know works, or if you have more than one stick in your lappy just try running one...

  john1000 18:56 14 Aug 08

Thanks i have removed the 128 stick but on this laptop it has 64mb on board so could it be the on board memory? is it possible to use a jumper etc to disable it

  john1000 21:15 17 Aug 08


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