ThinkPad 600 CMOS battery dying

  Chris the Ancient 20:13 08 Sep 2004
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My ThinkPad 600 (Model 2645 45U) is losing time on the built-in clock. Therefore I suspect that the CMOS battery is on the way out.

Although I have an on-line user manual for the lappie, it doesn't say anything about changing the CMOS Battery.

Anyone out there done it? Is it easy? Can you give me a rough idea where to go in the gubbins (techie term!) to replace it?

Ta

Chris

  Chris the Ancient 09:26 09 Sep 2004

Will pop back in later to see if the 'day shift' have any ideas.

Chris

  Chris the Ancient 14:30 09 Sep 2004

...I've got the answer from the original retailer.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:36 09 Sep 2004

click here

PDF thinkpad maintenance manual try page 73

  Graham ® 17:50 09 Sep 2004

Or page 66.

  Chris the Ancient 19:49 09 Sep 2004

Many, many thanks for that valuable link - gone into my favourites!

I always had the user manual, but not the hardware manual. I'm a happy bunny!


Graham ®

Thanks also for the extra info.

Chris

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