Compaq Armada 1100 Notebook PC series Nonvolatile Memory Clearing Utility 1.00 A for Windows 95 Publisher's description
Compaq Armada 1100 Notebook PC series Nonvolatile Memory Clearing Utility 1.00 A for Windows 95
This utility removes manufacturing test data from the computer's non-volatile memory. This eliminates General Protection Fault messages when the Compaq Diagnostics for Windows application is loaded.
Softpaq Solution: SP2038
File Name: READIIC.EXE
Title: Armada 1100 Utility to Clean Non-volatile Memory
Version: 1.00 Rev A
EFFECTIVE DATE: 10 August 1996
PRODUCTS AFFECTED: Armada 1100 Family ONLY
OPERATING SYSTEM: Windows 3.1x, Windows for Workgroups, Windows 95, Windows NT 3.5x
SYSTEM CONFIGURATION: N/A
DESCRIPTION: Creates a diskette containing a utility to remove the manufacturing test data that may have been left in the computer's non-volatile memory, resulting in a General Protection Fault when loading the Compaq Diagnostics for Windows application. This Softpaq applies only to the Compaq Armada 1100 family of notebook computers.
HOW TO USE:
1. Obtain 1 formatted 1.44 MB diskette.
2. Download the Softpaq to a directory on your hard drive and change to that directory. The file that is downloaded is SP2038.EXE.
3. From that drive and directory, execute the Softpaq file:
You will be prompted to place the formatted 1.44 MB diskette into a diskette drive to create the diskette.
4. After the diskette is created, you may delete the downloaded file SP2038.EXE if you wish.
5. Insert the newly created diskette in drive A: and power up the
system, using the notebook computer's On/Off button. This runs a batch file that corrects the problem if found. If the problem is not found, a message displays. The utility returns to the A:] prompt.
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