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error Bad CRC, stop post

By glasshousebltr
Oct 14, 2005
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  1. I have a T23 giving me a bad CRC, stop post message at startup.

    Can't find the error on IBM's site.

    Can someone point me in the right direction?

    Thanks in advance
    Bob
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 25,948   +19

    Take a look HERE for an explanation of your problem.

    Regards Howard :)
  3. glasshousebltr

    glasshousebltr TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thanks Howard. I did finaly find it on IBM, said system board. I pulled the screen for a T22 and I think I'll set it on the back burner.

    Sure would like to know how they go about recovering them though.

    Bob
  4. Vigilante

    Vigilante TechSpot Paladin Posts: 2,120

    CRC errors are memory related. A problem with some type of memory access, whether CPU cache or RAM or hard drive or even video memory. If that memory has a CRC check in it. CRC errors usually mean that memory has to be replaced, as it's going bad.
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