Corporate bulk purchasers don’t usually go for it. Forums Knowledge Base Blogs. Also both the A30 and the A22 happen to have 15″ screens. I’ve been wanting something of this vintage for a while to throw Bunsen Labs Crunchbang’s successor on and play around with. Unfortunately there’ no much to upgrade in these old systems. When buying a used ThinkPad, remember to check that the BIOS is not locked with a supervisor’s password and that Computrace is not enabled and activated. If there’s no HDD you may need to buy a 2.
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See our Sustainability Report. If your post thinkpa not appear in the new queue, it’s because of the stupid spam filter. I mainly use it just to mess around with. When buying a used ThinkPad, remember to check that the BIOS is not locked with a supervisor’s password and that Computrace is not enabled and activated. It’s been several years since I’ve messed with the OS on mine, but I don’t recall a2m2 issues at all. Register Sign In Help. Become a Redditor and subscribe to one of thousands of communities.
A can of compressed air may be useful too, and a bottle of isopropyl alcohol and cotton buds are good for cleaning, but not on the screen. I can even browse the internet without a problem using firefoxbut watching videos is like z22m a slideshow.
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Lenovo T61 screen has gone dark – how to find the right replacement. Want to add to thinkpzd discussion? Unfortunately there’ no much to upgrade in these old systems. Mine runs Windows nicely. Maybe i’ll upgrade the RAM and try to install Windows 8, just to see if its possible. I’d really like to have an old Win 2k machine, even better were it a Thinkpad like the one you’ve got there.
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YouTube Lenovo Service Channel. Use the link to ‘message the moderators’ below to tell them. Windows was a fabulous operating system.
If there’s no HDD you may need to buy a 2. Blog posts are encouraged. Did you run into any issues with Debian?
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I had a similar era Dell Inspiron featuring Dell’s version thiknpad the Trackpoint. Welcome to Reddit, the front page of the internet. That’s a great-looking machine! I own two Dell Latitudes from the early s and they still work perfectly.
This is a brilliant computer. Yes, it does act as a middle mouse button.
Also both the A30 and the A22 happen to have 15″ screens. I ran into problems think;ad I tried to run Linux on it after retiring it from general service.
I used to own another ThinkPad from the same time period that was built really well, but was stupidly broken by me. I got an A21p when they were new and used it thinpad Windows for about a decade. I’m still running Windowsalthough I was thinking about trying to install lubuntu on it.
Not only will it have better brightness, colour, contrast and viewing angles – you will most probably more than make up the investment when selling it. Message 7 of 9.