Having problems with your Lenovo ThinkPad R61i Laptop ?

When I turn the laptop on, I get a set of 4 beeps, repeated 4 times.


Answers :

Check your ram(change or reinsert)
Hi,

Not good news i'm affraid, Four cycles of four short beeps and a blank screen =\015\012\015\012 System board (Security chip) failure.

I'd call 800-IBM-SERV and see if they can advise. It might require a\015\012trip to the depot or they could give you instructions over the phone.


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