Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad T30 2366 Notebook ?
T30 boot problem
\015 Seems to be a common problem.\015\012My trouble started when I installed too much RAM (2x1G). Most probable needed too much energy and fried the mother board. At least this I was thinking. No boot, nothing, just CPU fan working. But no power for CPU, airflow did not get warmer.\015\012Ordered new mother board. After assembly no change - no boot, just CPU fan. When I lifted my computer holding it from lower left corner it suddenly reacted and booted. Everything seemed to be OK, WinXP was running smoothly (with 1G RAM). But after restart everything repeated and only slight bend of the left corner did the job.\015\012Then I left it to hibernate and it never recovered. Tried everything (cleaned and assembled 3x, tried different power options etc.) Next thing I will try is to clean the main power switch (now it has a bad connection). But it has serious power isuues, most probably some fuses are out.\015
Once again , bad ram will prevent your computer from booting , make sure you are using a known good ram module.
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T30 boot problem
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IBM ThinkPad T30 2367
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T30 boot problem
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T30 Think Pad, Boots up to a screen displaying vertical color lines, nothing else.
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T30 motherboard problem
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I bought a new Western Digital PATA 320gb notebook hard drive for my Thinkpad T30. The bios recognizes the drive but when I try to boot from the dvd rom drive it won't boot. What's the problem?
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