Question about IBM Computers & Internet
If you have a dvd of any other OS .... insert into Drive .... when you turn on have it go to setup ... usually hit F2....
turn on the cd/dvd drive as first drive to load
now your into your machine
you should be able to see all the drives in my computer ..
there are youtube videos for you to change the password now
Posted on Nov 16, 2013
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
I received an IBM laptop with same issue a few months back. The error message due to the drained out CMOS RTC (coin-cell battery), which retains and other BIOS settings.
The system is OK and all you have to do is to get the CMOS/RTC battery replaced by the a professional.
Posted on Dec 31, 2010
Sounds like it could be a problem with the hard drive itself.
First thing you should try is booting the laptop with the hard drive removed.
Let me know what happens, you will get an error message (related to the hard drive of course not being installed)
Posted on Mar 06, 2011
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