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Old 12-11-2005, 02:58 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question startup issues in win xp/ibm 600e

I am having issues w/ my laptop. It is a IBM 600e w/ windows xp. At power up, it continually starts up the ibm welcome screen then it shuts down, ongoing until I decide to cut the power to it. I found some help on the issue at microsoft showing my "kernel32.dll files were damaged. That issue i think is okay for now but i have this new issue that popped up right after with my hard drive not being on or recognized. I still cant logon to windows xp to fix this problem through the web or restore or whatever else. The error code my thinkpad gives when signing on is " I9990305 " . Any help would be appreciated!!


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Old 12-11-2005, 08:14 AM   #2 (permalink)
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IBM error I9990305: No bootable device.

With all due respect John, I am the head of IT and I have it on good authority. If you type "Google" into Google, you can break the Internet. So please, no one try it, even for a joke.........It's not a laughing matter. You can break the Internet.
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Old 12-12-2005, 03:34 AM   #3 (permalink)
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i know but i don't know how to fix. Can u give me any steps to fix?

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format the hard drive and re-install windows, or get a new hard drive
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