Question about IBM ThinkPad T20 2647 Notebook
Whenever i turn the computer on it says error then it says 2 numbers under error it says 00173 and 00163 if i click ok it shows you the date and time but if i click cancelit says the same numbers again and then it shows a arrow pointing to a book. I have been clicking ok and then it says THinkPad but then it shows a Big Square thats blue and then it says Off>On
I need to know whats the problem and i need to know how you can fix it Please Help Me Thanks.
These errors indicate that the cmos battery is dead and needs replaced. The cmos is located under the main battery, the yellow pouch with two wires that lead to a connector. You will need to remove the keyboard to get to the connector. Replace the cmos, set the time and date, and you're good to go.
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