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Is it true that connecting PS/2 mouse to PS/2 keyboard socket damaged old IBM PCs?

Several years ago, my neighbor, who was once working at IBM in the "earlier" times (he's above 60 now), told me a story about a customer who reported that the motherboard of one of these old IBM PCs ...
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Cron jobs on IBM i 7.1

I just found out today that on an IBM i system I am able to use SSH to get to a Unix-like terminal (AIX/PASE) and would like to use this to schedule automated tasks using crontab. Does anyone know if ...
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IBM Notes 9.0 Social Edition

I cannot find a way to remove old custom statuses from the drop down. Anyone know the trick to that little task?
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JSP file option not listed in RAD 9.1

I wanted to develop a J2EE project, so I installed a trail version of IBM RAD 9.0 and the server is Websphere Application server 8.5. I also created a dynamic web project but when I try to create a ...
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Attach SSD next to the RAID

I have an IBMX3200M3 with a 4 HDD in RAID1 and now I trying to attach an extra SSD just to a SATA port on motherboard... After system fails to boot up from the RAID and anything and i finish up to ...
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Is it possible to replace the video card in IBM Lenevo thinkpad w510

I have IBM Think PAD w510. When i turn on thwn i get 1 long beep and 2 short beeps with no display ...
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RSE for RAD Version 7.0.0

I need to FTP a file from Unix to Windows. I have RAD version 7.0.0.10 in my machine. I heard that via RSE(Remote System Explorer) we can transfer the file from unix to windows. I am not able to find ...
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Having trouble setting up server runtimes for Rational Application Developer 9

I've just installed Rational Application Developer 9 on Windows 7 with all of the profiles available. So, if I go to Window --> Preferences --> Server --> Runtime Environments, I see a list of the ...
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which parts i can remove from server to reduce power coonsumption

I have a 4u IBM server for home use and it consumes 480w. It has 4 X Quadcore CPU and 128GB RAM & CD Drive I want to reduce the power consumption so i want to know that if i remove 2 x Xeon ...
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What card i need to attach SATA drives to server

I have IBM System x3650 M2 and it has only SAS drives attached It has 7 PCI-e empty slots. I want to know what type of card i need which i can put in PCI-E so that i can join 2 SATA drives of higher ...
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IBM x3650 7979-B1U Memory Configuration

Hi we have IBM x3650 7979-B1U server. We have purchased 3 quantities of the following RAM: (2x 4 GB) PC2-5300 CL5 ECC DDR2 Chipkill FB-DIMM 667 So in total, the server should recognize 24 GiGs of ...
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Move IBM public documents folder

Installing IBM System I (formerly Client Access) Navigator and Emulator created the folder C:\Users\Public\Documents\IBM. I would like to move this folder out of user's view but can't find any options ...
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How many HDDs can I put in an IBM 3450 server?

I have this IBM 3450 Server. It says: Up to 1.5 TB3 SATA disk storage There are three 3.5 inch bays. One is having a 500GB SATA and other two are empty. Now I want to ask if I can put a 3TB SATA ...
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Can i use the rack mount server in home with esxi

I am not into much server hardware thing. But i am getting good offer on IBM server IBM System x3450 ...
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Removing or Changing the BIOS

I have one IBM server (x3630 M4) which supports windows server 2008 and above only. I have win server 2003 R2 license and its CAL. So I need to install the same in that IBM server. IBM provided one ...
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Windows DB2 9.7 FP8 - The request failed because private virtual memory could not be allocated. SQLSTATE=57011

I have a Windows DB2 9.7 FP8 server running on Windows 2003 x86 that for some reason every time I launch Center Administrator or the CLI and try to connect to a database, I get the error "[IBM][CLI ...
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IBM System X3550 M2 | Virtualization is not supported

Background: I had a server donated to me and its a IBM System x3550 M2 Xeon E5506 @ 2.13 GHz. I installed Windows Server 2012 because I was testing and messing around with it. I was going to install ...
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Event ID 7034 The IBM CICS Transaction Gateway service terminated unexpectedly

I'm getting several errors in the logs every couple of days on a Windows 2003 Server that has to be rebooted to resolve this issue. The system cannot be rebuilt at this moment but will eventually once ...
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Windows Server 2008 or 2012 on IBM X3850

I'm having trouble installing WS2008 or 2012 on IBM x3850. Both should be supported but somehow I cannot install any of them on this server. Please note that I don’t have KMV or something similar, I'm ...
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Qlogic 8200 VFA

I have qlogic 8200 VFA as per the datasheet below, it supports SFP+ MM, my questions are: can I use SFP+ SM instead ? if the TX media is MM and the RX is MM and the Fiber-Cable is SM will it work ...
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IBM 8183 (P4-1Gb) ThinkCentre BIOS locked by keyboard absence

I converted this old machine to MineCraft server with MineOS for my son (12) ~ set BIOS to run system without keyboard and mouse ~ now on reboot the BIOS stops: 'no keyboard' error (!) ~ i can't get ...
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Do I need licencse to run IBM Websphere MQ Explorer?

I am using IBM Websphere MQ Explorer and IBM Packaging utility. I assumed they are free to use cause they are readily available for download off of IBM's website and don't have any expiration timer. ...
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How to install a Virtual Machine that runs Ubuntu OS on an AIX machine?

I have access to an AIX machine: -bash-3.00$ uname -snlrvmaxupfFM AIX xxxx 109286105 3 5 00068392D900 powerpc IBM,8204-E8A IBM,036568392 040183749F887601 040183749F887600 How could I install an ...
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I cannot delete multiple emails on IBM Notes Social edition

Somehow the multiple emails selected on IBM Notes Social edition do not get deleted when I hit the delete button. I am using Notes on MAC. It worked well on Lotus Notes 8.5.3 but when I upgraded to ...
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What is “ Original IBM PC ”? [duplicate]

Throughout my PC Hardware text book , I can see reference to the "Original IBM PC" and various features remnant from the original IBM PC design.Why is the "Original IBM PC" so relevant ?
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Why am I getting a -3 on an AutoHotKey DllCall?

I am attempting to use IBM's EHLLAPI to interface with their Personal Communicator terminal emulator. I point it to the location of the API, and specify the api name, as such: hllapi(ByRef ...
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Doing some detective work on old computer hardware [closed]

On a recent holiday to Bangkok, I visited the science museum and planetarium that is there. While eating lunch I was very surprised to see some very recognisable vintage computer equipment in almost ...
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Restrict ODBC setting changes

I have an ODBC connection created to an IBM server. This connection is used by Excel files to read data from this server. I want to restrict users from changing any of the ODBC settings either in the ...
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Write form on AS400 system

I need to write a form where I can get input from the user and save that data in DB2 present on my AS400 machine. RIght now, I am getting the default options provided by the mainframe like : 1. ...
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How to work around laptop graphics card failure?

I've got an old IBM R52 laptop who's graphics card just completely failed. Is there any way to get a graphics card that plugs into the Expresscard slot? I'm not talking about the ViDock, but a ...
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Error building mvfs

I am trying to build mvfs so that I can run IBM Rational ClearCase on a CentOS 6.4 machine. I have all the dependencies installed so I cd to the mvfs_src folder and get the following error while ...
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Laptop power supply 16V 4.5VA instead of 20V 3.25VA [duplicate]

Can I use 16V 4.5VA IBM Laptop power supply for Lenovo Laptop instead of original one 20V 3.25VA power supply?
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How to get IBM LTFS source code?

Is the IBM LTFS (Linear Tape File System) open-source? Where can the source be downloaded from? Is it as open-source as the HP LTFS? IBM seems to make it difficult to find or download this source ...
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Drivers for IBM Motherboard i845G chipset

Believe me or not - five hours I'm trying to find drivers for IBM motherboard, chipset i845G. Multimedia Audio Controller is yellowed in Device Manager (XP SP3). Any help ?
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IBM ThinkCenter doesn't power up?

My old ThinkCenter M-8143 doesn't boot. When I press the power button nothing happens. It's a brand new power supply, so can't be an issue with the PSU. *If I remove the 4-pin CPU power connector ...
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Lotus Notes: How to add a button to the existing mail template?

I need to add a new button "Send to SysAdmin" to our existing mail template. It should be located along with the New Message, Reply, etc. buttons. I'm editing the mail template with Designer and it ...
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I'm installing IBM RAD 7.5 in Ubuntu 12.04 32 bit getting error Cannot execute binary file

I'm installing IBM RAD 7.5 in Ubuntu 12.04 but when I run ./install it says cannot execute binary file. When i run chmod +x laucnhpad.sh ./lauchpad.sh Then again not running. drwxrwxr-x 12 ...
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Thinkpad T60 Needs Diagnosing (black screen)

So, I was using the computer, it was running fine, then the display spontaneously changed into uniform, vertical stripes, each about a half a centimeter wide. I killed the power, then I restarted, and ...
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Disable RAID to JBOD in server IBM x3400 M2

Hi I just wanna disable the default RAID in my server IBM System X3400 M2 Server(7837-24X),i have 3 disk drives SAS. I want to make them a JBOD "Just a Bunch Of Disks", because I want to install in ...
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Name change in lotus notes, do emails get automatically forwarded?

When changing a name in notes will the emails sent to the old email address (firstnameoldlastname@email.com) get redirected to the new email address (firstnamenewlastname@email.com) automatically?
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Alternatives for Lotus Organizer [closed]

There was a Time management software (agenda) called IBM Lotus Organizer. It was a good software. Also it has a highly usable windows design just like a real agenda. (pages etc.) This is not developed ...
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How to turn off Fn key on IBM T60 programmatically

I have some problems with the Fn key on my IBM T60. I'm using Windows 7. The Fn key remains pressed all the time, so I want to turn it off programmatically. Please tell me how I can do this?
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Model M Keyboard inputs incorrect characters after logging in to Fedora

I recently bought a 24 year old IBM Model M keyboard. From what I gather, it'd been left on a shelf for the last 5 years, so you can imagine the amount of dust dirt and crap that was on it. Before ...
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Lenovo X230 and W530 won't install Windows Updates

It goes all the way through downloading all the updates, and when it gets mostly done installing it says there was an "Error-Could not install updates". This is a brand new out of the box Lenovo ...
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IBM Tivoli - Report Studio - (context) menues do not work

The (context) menues do not work in the IBM Tivoli Report Studio. I can open the (context) menues but they do not react by clicking on them How can I fix this? System: RedHad Linux 6.2 Firefox 10
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Floppy disk - IBM formatted

I have often come across floppy disks in the past that were marketed as IBM Formatted Floppy. What exactly is the meaning of IBM formatted and what is the significance of it? And if I format the ...
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IBM Tivoli Network Manager IP Edition - Job does not run

Since our network discovery takes too long I tried to split the biggest job into two parts. The two parts use the same Perl script but have a different scope. I copied a Job (Agent) doing the ...
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Linux Ubuntu Server x32 not recognizing my hard drive

I am trying to install Ubuntu Server x32 on my IBM eServer xSeries 365. The installer says it can not recognize my drive. I have 2 hot-swap Maxtor ATLAS 10K V 73GB Ultra320 SCSI drives and both are ...
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IBM thinkcentre desktop doesn't boot up, green and orange LEDs on power supply

When I checked the back of the computer I see both orange and the green LEDs at the back (powersupply) are turned on and the desktop doesn't boot up. Then I remove all the cables from the powersupply ...
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no audio after XPProSP3 install to IBM/Lenovo T60 ThinkPad

Sound worked fine before installing XP Pro SP3......after instal, no audio. No audio after installing XP Pro SP3 on an IBM/Lenovo T60 ThinkPad. IBM/Lenovo drivers from Lenovo Support site for "Audio ...