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Zender or other Modded BIOS for T60 Please

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Zender or other Modded BIOS for T60 Please

#1 Post by madicetea » Sat Feb 03, 2018 8:26 am

I really need a BIOS that is at the latest version that will unlock the whitelist for WiFi / WWAN cards and bonus points if it has an SLIC 2.1 table in it as well.

Thanks!

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Re: Zender or other Modded BIOS for T60 Please

#2 Post by RealBlackStuff » Sat Feb 03, 2018 9:36 am

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Re: Zender or other Modded BIOS for T60 Please

#3 Post by madicetea » Sun Feb 04, 2018 8:52 am

Thank you, I will give it a try.

The real results will come tonight and in a couple days - I'll be upgrading the RAM and WiFi card in a couple days (~all parts ordered~), and do a test install of Windows 7 Ultimate tonight to verify the effectiveness of the SLIC table.

For now, I will be running Fedora 27 Workstation :D (Because while 1.5GB RAM is sort of small, that is still on the large side for this machine.)

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Re: Zender or other Modded BIOS for T60 Please

#4 Post by madicetea » Fri Apr 20, 2018 7:54 pm

Update: It works.
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Re: Zender or other Modded BIOS for T60 Please

#5 Post by DiagonalArg » Thu Nov 15, 2018 2:59 pm

For anyone else, @madicetea was good enough to reup that BIOS, here: https://www.mediafire.com/file/vj7vdqd8 ... DOS%29.zip.

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Re: Zender or other Modded BIOS for T60 Please

#6 Post by zoltan87 » Mon Nov 19, 2018 7:44 am

madicetea wrote:
Fri Apr 20, 2018 7:54 pm
While Zender's BIOS works, I've found a more updated T60 BIOS from German ThinkWiki (actually that link was dead, but found a reupload of only the ROM file on the Korean ThinkWiki) and then repackaged it for use in a FreeDOS bootable USB drive (with most recent 16-bit DOS phlash executable).

PM me if anyone is interested.

They both remove whitelists and enable SLIC 2.1
Are there any advantages of this BIOS compared to Zender's version? Possible extra features? I thought for T60 Zender's BIOS was the only available modded one.
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Re: Zender or other Modded BIOS for T60 Please

#7 Post by RealBlackStuff » Mon Nov 19, 2018 8:32 am

Zender only unlocked the whitelist.

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