Request ibm mt 2199 Bios Update

BIOS update, EIDE card, or overlay software? (FAQ Hard disk recognition)
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Request ibm mt 2199 Bios Update

Post by joeyspawn » Thu May 19, 2011 9:16 pm

Hi :)

I have an ibm mt 2199.
I have a 40GB HDD but this unit won't accept it.
Request a patch please?
I can send the origional bios if neccassary.

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Re: Request ibm mt 2199 Bios Update

Post by edwin » Mon Jul 04, 2011 3:15 pm

There is a 2002 version of this bios but Lenovo has killed most of the IBM support archives. I will check and see if I have it offline somewhere. If I cannot find it we will have to patch your bios indeed.
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Re: Request ibm mt 2199 Bios Update

Post by edwin » Wed Jul 06, 2011 1:46 pm

ok, found out where they have put the pcbbs/aptive folder.
http://download.lenovo.com/ibmdl/pub/pc ... 7jt01a.exe

this is the 2002 version which should support disks up to 137GB each.
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Re: Request ibm mt 2199 Bios Update

Post by joeyspawn » Fri Jan 27, 2012 9:21 am

am testing now :o)

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Re: Request ibm mt 2199 Bios Update

Post by edwin » Sat Jan 28, 2012 2:24 pm

ok, let us know the results :)
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