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MWME0001 Internal Modem Error/IBM Thinkpad 600

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I installed XP on my Thinkpad 600.  Continue receiving internal modem error.  I once downloaded a patch but cannot find it since purchasing this pc.  Please help.

Also, cd-rom does not want to work on Thinkpad 600 (same machine).  I have a DVD player that will work.  Any suggestions or patch download info?

Thanks much!!!
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THIS SHOULD WORK. a THINKPAD MODEM HAS TO HAVE A EXACT REG KEY. IF IT HAS CHANGED, YOU GET THAT ERROR. DOWNLOAD THE FOLLOWING PATCH.
ftp://ftp.pc.ibm.com/pub/pccbbs/bp_thinkpad/mwregfix.exe

AFTER YOU DOWNLOAD THE PATCH, PLACE IT ON A FLOPPY, OR CDRW. RUN THE PATCH ON THE THINKPAD FROM THE DISK. IT WILL CORRECT THE REG. SO YOUR MODEM WILL WORK. AFTER RUNNING THE PATCH, RE-BOOT AND THATS IT. REMEMBER THE PATCH WILL RUN LESS THEN A SECOND, YOU WONT EVEN SEE IT GOOD. HAHA IT WONT TELL YOU TO RE-BOOT, BUT YOU MUST.

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This may interest you, if not already done, follows.

Windows XP Service Patch 1 (CRITICAL UPDATE) was available using WindowsUpdate recently (huge), more information and links about there here, if you're not already aware.

CD Options here:
http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/pro/downloads/servicepacks/sp1/ordercd.asp
Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 1 Installation and Deployment Guide
http://www.microsoft.com/WindowsXP/pro/downloads/servicepacks/sp1/spdeploy.asp 

Windows XP Service Pack 1 information
http://www.microsoft.com/WindowsXP/pro/downloads/servicepacks/sp1/default.asp
 
Internet Explorer 6 Service Patch 1 (CRITICAL UPDATE) was available from WindowsUpdate yesterday and highly recommended to fix significant problems.  You may wish to check WindowsUpdate directly.  Some more insights about these updates here:

http://www.microsoft.com/windows/ie/default.asp 
http://www.microsoft.com/windows/ie/evaluation/ie6sp1.asp 
The following link shows you the list of fixes included in IE 6 SP1
http://support.microsoft.com/common/canned.aspx?R=d&H=List%20of%20Fixes%20in%20Microsoft%20Internet%20Explorer%206%20SP1&LL=support&Sz=kbIE600sp1fix&Fr=&DU=&SD=GN&LN=EN-US&CND=1&VR=&CAT=&VRL=&SG=&MaxResults=150

If more is needed, please let us know.
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