Question about IBM ThinkPad T21 Notebook
My IBM Think Pad will not start up, when I turn it on all I get is a black screen.
That's the BIOS password it's asking for. The symbol with the hand in a circle with the line through it is telling you that you've entered an incorrect BIOS password. The system will not boot until you enter the correct one, or manage to reset it through other means (will void any warranties, if applicable).
Posted on Sep 20, 2009
Hook up an external monitor to try.
Posted on Sep 15, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: ibm think pad 600e
Do a search for memtest86.iso. Burn this image to a cd and reboot your computer. When your computer reboots it should begin checking your memory for errors. If you still have problems it might be your hard drive.
Posted on Feb 13, 2009
SOURCE: my IBM think pad does
There are two possiblities, first is your data cable it may damage so you need to change it or your data cable not plugged properly so check it. Secondly, you need to reset your boot order to resolve your issue.
Thanks & Best of Luck
Posted on Mar 09, 2011
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