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by solidpro
Fri Jun 26, 2020 5:43 am
Forum: ThinkPad Legacy Hardware
Topic: iSeries split screen - dodgy video?!
Replies: 1
Views: 1528

iSeries split screen - dodgy video?!

Hi Everyone I've got a near-perfect iSeries 1161 but the display appears to have a fault. It's a bit wierd and my best guess is that its video adaptor related but wondering if anyone else thinks something else? Essentially the bottom 1/5th of the screen is a replica of the top 1/5th of the screen. T...
by solidpro
Fri Jun 12, 2020 6:15 am
Forum: ThinkPad Legacy Hardware
Topic: Thinkpad 701c keeps getting stuck on 5B
Replies: 2
Views: 2177

Re: Thinkpad 701c keeps getting stuck on 5B

Aha, that link is really useful thanks - no amount of googling turned it up.

However it seems the plot thickens. Does anyone know what "Disable the mouse" means and why it would halt the system booting up?

Thanks
by solidpro
Thu Jun 11, 2020 11:49 am
Forum: ThinkPad Legacy Hardware
Topic: Thinkpad 701c keeps getting stuck on 5B
Replies: 2
Views: 2177

Thinkpad 701c keeps getting stuck on 5B

Hi All I've a 701c in lovely condition but can't seem to get it to boot to any disk. I've tried an original working 540Mb drive, various compact flash drives and others. It has booted, fairly randomly once or twice but then reverts to a fail. The drives are detected in the BIOS and are proven to hav...

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