Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad T30 2366 Notebook ?

I have thinkpad t30 and unfortunatelly I formatted my laptop and deleted recovery software on it. My friend has a t30 also. My question is: Can we construct a recovery cd from her computer?


Answers :

If your friend has the exact same model computer, you should be able to use the drivers to install onto your computer. As for recreating a recovery disk, that is a little more complicated, for legal reasons. The operating system on your laptop has a unique serial number, as does your friends. That being said, you can't install the same operating system from her laptop, onto yours... as that serial number is already in use on her computer. Your best bet is to try to use her drivers, once you've installed an operating system onto your laptop.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for IBM ThinkPad T30 2366 Notebook

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

I have thinkpad t30 and unfortunatelly I formatted my laptop and deleted recovery software on it. My friend has a t30 also. My question is: Can we construct a recovery cd from her computer?


If your friend has the exact same model computer, you should be able to use the drivers to install onto your computer. As for recreating a recovery disk, that is a little more complicated, for legal reasons. The operating system on your laptop has a ... IBM ThinkPad T30 2366 Notebook

Cleaning my files, accidentally lost drivers for my Pioneer DVD-ROM DVD-117R, also Pioneer DVD-RW DVR-104....driver 5.1.2535.0 System restore could not take me back far enough, and cannot load Recovery discs because of disc drive failure due to driver missing...Thanx John Bootle


\015\012BAD DVD\015\012Windows 7\015\012To resolve this problem on a computer that is running Windows 7, use the Hardware and Devices troubleshooter. For more information about how to open this troubleshooter in Windows 7, visit the fo ... PC Desktops

Maxtor One Touch Mini 4 external 160 Gb no longer recognized by computer. Any way to retrieve data? The disk still spins (I can feel it when I hold it in my hand), but the laptop (Windows XP) won't acknowledge it anymore. It's only a cuople months old, so I can get a new one, but even though THEIR device went bad, they want to charge me $1700 to restore data!!! Unbelievable!


Hello Ifurney,\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012OK, this a long posting…\015\012\015\0121. There could be a problem with the USB cable. Try to replace the cable with\015\012another one and check.\015\012\015\0 ... PC Desktops

I have an acer travelmate 3000 laptop. when i tried to turn it on, i can see the green LED on, and hearing the computer is driving, but the monitor is black, nothing alive on the monitor. the last time, it was able to be turned on, it showed a message of PXE-E61 media test failure, and the computer won't reboot. 1. where can i find a free service manual for acer travelmate 3000 laptop? (in case i need to disassemble the computer) 2. anyone has experienced the silimar problem, and found a solutio


Hello kellyffang.\015\012\015\012Don't you just hate it when that happens! I know I would. But don't worry … relax, take a deep breath … then let's just see if I can GEEK-steer you towards some well deserved joy :-) ... Acer PC Laptops

Re: your suggestion for my Dell Lattitude D600 Hard Drive Problem


Ok, now we have some good discourse! While I'd always prefer to use a friend's laptop to test my fringe hypotheses, having your own is a fine option too. And it sounds like you have an enclosure too, so you are pretty much all set. It's r ... PC Laptops

Powers up but never goes to boot up screen


Be sure your hard drive is not dead. When you turn it on put your ear on the palmrest and listen for a small spin up noise. Then you should hear a light click sequence. If the hard drive is bad you wont hear that noise.Bad noise will be more unpleasa ... IBM ThinkPad T30 2366 Notebook

Bought a floor sample, a few simple questions, please help!


Most new VAIO's do not come with any recovery CD or DVD what so ever.The Vista installation has a recovery on the Hard Drive, so the use is welcome to create his own backup and recovery CD's. SONY tech support will probably tell you the s ... Sony VAIO VGN-NR220E/S Notebook PC

How to increase the system's process speed?


Hi im josh in cebu phils may i helped you?This is a very common question about a very common problem: My computer is slow, what can I do?Rest\015\012assured that while there are indeed plenty of things you can do to\015\012speed up your P ... Computer Processors

I cannot find my XP disks and I am not sure my laptop came with installation disks. I want to reformat my laptop is there a way I can do that without the disks?


To reformat is to wipe everything off of your computer's harddrive. If you do not have the Recovery Disks, or an Installation Disk, you will be sitting there with a blank harddrive, and no operational computer.I just wanted to explain tha ... Toshiba Satellite A75-S2112 Notebook

Is it possible to delete a file from "my document" without deleting it from the the Seagate FreeAgent Go 120GB? How?


Hello dwanger754,Generally, when a file is deleted, only the visible reference to it is deleted. The file still exists on the HDD although you dont see it. If you want to recover this file, there are a lot of "Undelete" or recovery softwa ... PC Desktops

Computer freezes My granddaughter has had this computer about 1 year and we have had to have recovery done several times. It keeps freezing up after about 10-15 min. It came with Vista operating program.


I have several recommendations you should consider:\015\012\015\0121: Disable hibernation option. Vista has not perfected this yet. If it freezes when you try to wake it up, this might be the problem.\015\0122: Identify how much R ... Gateway MX8711 Notebook

It is basically frozen up with virus's. How do I just wipe out everything and start from scratch?


You can use the OS installation disc or recovery disc if your computer has one. Insert the disc and re-boot the computer. It should ask you to boot from cd-rom and to press any key. If it does not then you will need to go into the BIOS of the compute ... IBM ThinkPad T40 2373 Notebook

I have a sony vaio it is locked ip on the windows opening logo i have the disks to go back and put it back to original store bought settings but even they have a problem and they keep telling me to try again and start over any help would be greatly appreciated thanks in advance bill


Your problem with recovery DVD/CDs created by built-in Sony recovery program is not a new problem, most of the issue is more then likely due to poor media or the inability of the Sony software to properly ascertain the medial qualities and deficience ... Sony PC Desktops

SATA hard disc compatibility


Actually, there are two good reasons not to swap that drive into the new laptop, \015\012\015\012First, you never want to boot from or install software to a drive you're trying to recover as everything you do to/with the drive runs the ri ... PC Laptops

Instantaneous shutdown with no warnings!


Software issue or errorErrors generated by software programs can cause a computer to reboot unexpectedly or without warning. If you are running Windows XP see the below section "For Windows XP users" before continuing. \015\012If you are not ru ... Toshiba Satellite A105 Notebook

Black screen I got a new computer. I wanted to restore my old computer (Dell 2350 XP) to factory. I was told to put in the service pack 2 CD. I did that but after it installed it my screen resolution was bad & it wouldn't let me change it. I am new to this computer thing & obviously did something wrong. Because my screen now goes black after the Dell logo & Windows logo. Then I hear a beep. If I hit an F# key it says Key board error or keyboard not found. I tried another keyboard but sam


Hello,\015\012 Unfortunately the previous expert left the question open and I had to grab it..\015\012 Here is the complete solution .. although it might seem to be hugh but its screen by screen description of what is going to happen an ... ASUS Eee 4G Notebook

When I turn on the computer it wont go past the startup page


The answer to your last question is many manufactures have chosen to put a recovery partition on the HD. Many PCs offer the ability to burn a CD from the recovery partition. \015\012\015\012The issue with it not booting up could be many t ... E-Machines eMachines W2686 PC Desktop

I forgot my admin password and when computer boots up i cant get in and do not have any other user accounts setup. how can i reset password. I have a Compac NC6220


Hello there cimaronw_tc_\015\012\015\012This reply is composited from a couple different draft-stage "Tips & Tricks" articles I'm in the middle of developing. Given your (and so many others) dilemma, I don't have the hea ... PC Laptops

HP PAVILION LAPTOP SHUTS OFF AND REBOOTS AFTER A FEW MINUTES


This issue could be caused by any of the below possibilities\015\012 \015\012Software issue or error. Hardware issue or error. Heat related issue. Computer virus. Issue with operating system. ... PC Desktops

Computer crash and restart - PC Desktops


Windows restarts without warning \015\012Cause:This issue could be caused by any of the below possibilities. \015\012Software issue or error. Hardware issue or error. Heat related issue. Comput ... PC Desktops

Rebooting on Dell D600 Latitude


This issue could be caused by any of the below possibilities.\015\012Software issue or error. Hardware issue or error. Heat related issue. Computer virus. Issue with operating system. Software issue or error ... Dell Dimension 9200 PC Desktop

I bought dvd r media,..im having problems copying movies onto it...any solutions?


I have some important questions to ask you to find out what\015\012could be going wrong. Copying or burning DVD's takes a lot of skill and\015\012practice. It usually does not work the first couple of times. This\015\012is frustrating to everyone, ... PC Desktops

Computer Model: UTOW-SAN. Serial No. 048800220095 I purchased this computer several years ago and registered it immediately. I have recently had occasion to reformat it using the recovery disc you kindly sent me. Now every time I switch it on I get a form asking me to register. I have tried re-registering it but still get this form on powering up. It is easily got rid of and is nothing major to worry about but it is becoming annoying. How can I stop this form appearing every time. Thanks


Fixya is not and never has been a representative for Packard Bell, Dell, HP, Sony, Gateway, or any other computer OEM or accessory hardware manufacturer. What we are is a site to where computer users can come to get some degree of professional help r ... Packard Bell PC Desktops

No Sound On My IBM R40


What I ask myself is, If sound and wireless are not working - what else might not be ok until you find out later, when you have documents and applications installed?I would reset the R40 to factory settings right away. Hopefully that pers ... IBM ThinkPad R40 2722 Notebook

Deleted the software for the volume on my b120 inspiron...please help restore this


First, try using System Restore. Choose the latest available restore point before you deleted the files. Reboot. Check. Instructions here.\015\012For other s ... Dell Inspiron B120 Notebook
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.electronic-servicing.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.9554 seconds