TP 600 flash BIOS failure

TP 600 flash BIOS failure

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Posted by Frank Sligar on April 01, 2002 at 14:21:39:

While trying to flash the BIOS on a ThinkPad 600 the update proceeded until a hardware error was reported and the program stopped. The MB had previously reported a track point error which I had bypassed in the system setup. I was not expecting this track-point error to cause the BIOS upgrade to fail. Now the system does not post. I am just starting to look in to this problem. Any-one know a solution short of replacing the system board? Can the BIOS be flashed using a CPU emulator card or can the BIOS EPROM be removed and reprogrammed or replaced with a programed one?

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