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BIOS update utility - ThinkPad R60, R60i (Types: 94xx)
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BIOS Update Utility
7cuj26us.exe
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2.23 20 Oct 2009
README for BIOS Update Utility
7cuj26us.txt
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2.23 20 Oct 2009
This BIOS Update Utility updates the BIOS (system program including the Embedded Controller (EC) program) stored in the ThinkPad system to fix problems, add new functions, or expand functions as noted below.

Supported ThinkPad systems:
- R60, R60i (Machine types 94xx)

Supported Operating Systems:
- Microsoft Windows 7 32-bit
- Microsoft Windows 7 64-bit (*1)(*2)
- Microsoft Windows Vista 32-bit
- Microsoft Windows Vista 64-bit (*1)(*2)
- Microsoft Windows XP (Home Edition and Professional)
- Microsoft Windows 2000

Notes:.
*1: Windows Vista and 7 64-bit support Intel Core 2 Duo mobile processors only.
*2: If Windows Vista or 7 64-bit is already installed on your system, then you must use the bootable CD ISO format of this BIOS update.
- This program is language independent and can be used with any language system.
Additional information
Use the link below to obtain the BIOS in other file formats:

Contents
Summary of changes
Updating BIOS
Initializing the BIOS
BIOS version
Memory Map information

 

Summary of changes

Where:

  • [Important] Important update
  • (New) New function or enhancement
  • (Fix) Correction to existing function

Version 7CETD3WW (2.23)

  • (New) Supports Microsoft Windows 7. (addition)
  • (New) Updated the Computrace part in the BIOS.
  • (Fix) Fixed an issue where the computer might not start when a new ThinkPad Hard Drive Bay Adapter was installed in the Docking Station.

Click here for a complete list of changes fixed by this driver update.

 

Updating BIOS
Notes:
  • This package does not work on Windows 7 and Vista 64-bit systems. Use the BIOS Update CD for BIOS updates for Windows 7 and Vista 64-bit systems.
  • If your computer runs satisfactorily now, it may not be necessary to update the BIOS. To determine if you should update the BIOS, refer to the Version Information section.
  • You need an AC adapter and a charged battery pack.
  • If your computer is attached to any kind of docking station or port replicator, turn off the computer and detach it before proceeding.
  • Remove the Power-on password prior to updating the BIOS in the RDM (Remote Deployment Manager) or similar environment.

Attention: Do not turn off or suspend the computer until the update has been completed. IF YOU DO THAT WHILE THE UPDATE IS STILL IN PROGRESS, THE SYSTEM BOARD MAY HAVE TO BE REPLACED.

Manual Update
  1. Print these instructions or display on another system.
  2. Firmly connect the AC adapter to the system.
  3. Start Windows 7 32-bit, Vista 32-bit, XP, 2000 and logon with administrative privileges on the target system.
  4. Double-click 7cuj26us.exe to extract it to your hard drive.
    The default location is C:\DRIVERS\FLASH\7cuj26us.
  5. [Windows 7 and Vista]
    Click Start, select All Programs, select Accessories, then click Run....
    [Windows XP and 2000]
    Click Start, then click Run....
  6. Specify WINTPUP.EXE with the full path name where you extracted the package and then click OK.
    Example: C:\DRIVERS\FLASH\7cuj26us\WINTPUP.EXE
  7. Follow the instructions on the screen.
  8. Select Update ThinkPad BIOS and follow the instructions on the screen.
Unattended Update

Note: This procedure is intended only for system administrators. The BIOS is updated without any user interaction.

  • Refer to the "Manual Update" section, and download and extract the files.
  • At the command line, execute WINUPTP.EXE with the -S option.
    Example: C:\DRIVERS\FLASH\7cuj26us\WINUPTP -s

To view the update result, refer to the WINUPTP.log file created at the same directory of the package.

 

Initializing the BIOS
BIOS initialization is suggested for some problems. To initialize the BIOS settings:
  1. Turn off the computer.
  2. Turn on the computer.
  3. While the To interrupt normal startup, press the blue ThinkVantage button message is displayed in the lower-left corner of the screen, press the F1 key.
    The BIOS Setup Utility menu will be displayed. If you have set a supervisor password, the BIOS Setup Utility menu appears after you enter the password.
  4. Press the F9 key to load default configuration.
  5. Select Yes.
  6. Press the F10 key to save default configuration and exit.
  7. Select Yes.
  8. Restart the computer.

Notes:

  • After initialization you may need to reapply some settings that you had changed previously.
  • After the initialization has been completed, the system restarts automatically.

 

BIOS Version
Each version of the ThinkPad BIOS Update Utility contains the following system program (BIOS) and the Embedded Controller program. The BIOS Version and the and the the Embedded Controller version number can be viewed by entering the BIOS Setup Utility.
  1. Turn off the computer.
  2. Turn on the computer.
  3. While the To interrupt normal startup, press the blue ThinkVantage button message is displayed in the lower-left corner of the screen, press the F1 key.
  4. The BIOS Setup Utility menu will be displayed. If a password prompt appears, type the correct password.
  5. Check the BIOS Version and Embedded Controller Version.
  6. Turn off the computer.
BIOS versionPrevious releaseEmbedded Controller version
7CETD3WW (2.23) Current release 1.10 (7CHT22WW)
7CETD2WW (2.22) 7cuj25us.exe
7cuj25us.txt
1.10 (7CHT22WW)
7CETD1WW (2.21) 7cuj24us.exe
7cuj24us.txt
1.10 (7CHT22WW)
7CETD0WW (2.20) 7cuj23us.exe
7cuj23us.txt
1.10 (7CHT22WW)
7CETC9WW (2.19) 7cuj22us.exe
7cuj22us.txt
1.09 (7CHT21WW)
7CETC8WW (2.18) 7cuj21us.exe
7cuj21us.txt
1.09 (7CHT21WW)
7CETC7WW(2.17) 7cuj20us.exe
7cuj20us.txt
1.09 (7CHT21WW)
7CETC6WW(2.16) 7cuj19us.exe
7cuj19us.txt
1.09 (7CHT21WW)
7CETC4WW(2.14) 7cuj18us.exe
7cuj18us.txt
1.09 (7CHT21WW)
7CETC1WW(2.11-01) 7cuj15us.exe
7cuj15us.txt
1.09 (7CHT21WW)
7CETC1WW(2.11) 7cuj14us.exe
7cuj14us.txt
1.09 (7CHT21WW)
7CETC0WW(2.10) Not released to Web 1.09 (7CHT21WW)
7CETB8WW(2.08) 7cuj11us.exe
7cuj11us.txt
1.09 (7CHT21WW)
7CETB7WW(2.07) 7cuj10us.exe
7cuj10us.txt
1.09 (7CHT21WW)
7CET50WW (1.05) 7cuj04us.exe
7cuj04us.txt
1.07 (7CHT19WW)
7CET49WW (1.04-01) 7cuj03us.exe
7cuj03us.txt
1.04 (7CHT16WW)
7CET49WW (1.04) 7cuj02us.exe
7cuj02us.txt
1.04 (7CHT14WW)
7CET47WW (1.02) 7cuj01us.exe
7cuj01us.txt
1.02 (7CHT14WW)

 

Memory Map information
Reserved Area
ATI Mobility Radeon X1300/X1400 models
  • C0000-CFFFF : Reserved for Video BIOS
  • D0000-D1FFF : Reserved for Option ROM of Ethernet (*1)
  • DC000-DFFFF : Reserved for USB BIOS (*2)
  • E0000-FFFFF : Reserved for System BIOS

Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 950 models

  • C0000-CE7FF : Reserved for Video BIOS
  • CE800-D07FF : Reserved for Option ROM of Ethernet (*1)
  • DC000-DFFFF : Reserved for USB BIOS (*2)
  • E0000-FFFFF : Reserved for System BIOS

Notes:

  • (*1) This area becomes free by disabling the Internal Network Option ROM option under Config and Network in BIOS Setup Utility. This choice will disable PXE and WOL features.
  • (*2) This area becomes free by disabling the USB BIOS Support option under Config and USB in the BIOS Setup Utility. This choice does not affect using USB devices in Windows operating systems.
Usable Area
The following memory address can be used by the memory manager such as EMM386.

ATI Mobility Radeon X1300/X1400

  • D2000-DBFFF

Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 950 models

  • D0800-DBFFF

Note: Certain addresses in this area will be reserved for CardBus Controllers or others by Operating Systems. The addresses vary and depend on the design of each Operating System.



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Document ID : DS001506
Legacy Document ID : MIGR-64580
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