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by JaneL
Thu Nov 09, 2017 9:11 pm
Forum: T25-Retro Discussion
Topic: My ThinkPad T25 review
Replies: 44
Views: 1931

Re: My ThinkPad T25 review

And [censored] "[censored]". Censorship like that is for preventing little kids from picking up bad words and habits, it doesn't hide the tone or irritation in the profanity it's covering up. I think the average age of this board is well above 30. The only thing new is that someone changed the filt...
by JaneL
Mon Oct 16, 2017 2:25 pm
Forum: T25-Retro Discussion
Topic: So Who Actually Ordered?
Replies: 92
Views: 4736

Re: So Who Actually Ordered?

I ordered one, and it came last Wednesday.

The keyboard layout and feel is wonderful.
by JaneL
Wed May 03, 2017 11:21 pm
Forum: Forum Announcements
Topic: NEW LOOK TO THE OLD FORUM..
Replies: 68
Views: 3835

Re: NEW LOOK TO THE OLD FORUM..

Please move the author block back to the left column. It's awkward on the right and largely invisible to me. I have vision issues with my right eye, and I have to make an effort to see it.
by JaneL
Mon Jan 02, 2017 1:51 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: ** Happy New Year to All **
Replies: 38
Views: 11828

Re: ** Happy New Year to All **

Happy New Year!
by JaneL
Wed Nov 02, 2016 11:50 am
Forum: T25-Retro Discussion
Topic: Thinkpadders, do NOT Rejoice, WEEP and/or DESPAIR!
Replies: 1797
Views: 180339

Re: Thinkpadders Rejoice (*LARGE PICS*)

No one who actually knows anything is going to spill the beans here. Be patient.
by JaneL
Thu Jul 21, 2016 8:00 pm
Forum: T25-Retro Discussion
Topic: Thinkpadders, do NOT Rejoice, WEEP and/or DESPAIR!
Replies: 1797
Views: 180339

Re: Thinkpadders Rejoice (*LARGE PICS*)

I hadn't read this thread in a while. You guys are funny! :mrgreen:
by JaneL
Fri Aug 28, 2015 8:41 pm
Forum: Windows 10
Topic: Windows 10 churning through data, blowing up usage caps
Replies: 54
Views: 4036

Re: Windows 10 churning through data, blowing up usage caps

All of you, knock it off.
by JaneL
Mon Aug 24, 2015 12:57 pm
Forum: T25-Retro Discussion
Topic: Thinkpadders, do NOT Rejoice, WEEP and/or DESPAIR!
Replies: 1797
Views: 180339

Re: Thinkpadders Rejoice (*LARGE PICS*)

True. Having said that, it was still a shady move on Lenovo's part and makes one wonder what "bugs" - not necessarily as easy to detect as this one or Superfish - might be shipped within their business-grade offerings, now or in the future. Well, I never said they weren't thick-headed about stuff l...
by JaneL
Mon Aug 24, 2015 9:23 am
Forum: T25-Retro Discussion
Topic: Thinkpadders, do NOT Rejoice, WEEP and/or DESPAIR!
Replies: 1797
Views: 180339

Re: Thinkpadders Rejoice (*LARGE PICS*)

Easy Wind wrote:really?

A different Lenovo link is posting a lot of affected laptops:

http://news.lenovo.com/article_display. ... le_id=2013
And, still, no ThinkPads in that that list.
by JaneL
Sun Aug 23, 2015 12:26 am
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: Office 2003 "too many activations"
Replies: 6
Views: 861

Re: Office 2003 "too many activations"

Good to know
by JaneL
Thu Aug 20, 2015 8:40 am
Forum: GENERAL ThinkPad News/Comments & Questions
Topic: Time for a new TrackPoint design
Replies: 23
Views: 2983

Re: Time for a new TrackPoint design

To quote Abigail Adams, "I desire you would remember the ladies"! The tip of my finger fits too far down in a Soft Rim to be comfortable as the rim catches under my fingernail. Soft Dome is my cap of choice.
by JaneL
Thu Aug 13, 2015 10:10 pm
Forum: T25-Retro Discussion
Topic: Thinkpadders, do NOT Rejoice, WEEP and/or DESPAIR!
Replies: 1797
Views: 180339

Re: Thinkpadders Rejoice (*LARGE PICS*)

I like Gavin O'Hara despite that blog post.
by JaneL
Fri Aug 07, 2015 8:29 am
Forum: T25-Retro Discussion
Topic: RetroThinkPad survey #4 of 4 *** FINAL SURVEY **
Replies: 68
Views: 40251

Re: RetroThinkPad survey #4 of 4 *** FINAL SURVEY **

Since then I have been degraded to all sorts of titles, currently "Token Ring". That's hilarious. Knowing how outdated Token Ring is, I would almost have seen that as an offense. Almost like if Bill degraded me from 'Thinkpadder' to 'i-series user'. :lol: Good grief. Thin-skinned much? I named the ...
by JaneL
Thu Aug 06, 2015 8:16 am
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: Dangers of the Webcam
Replies: 28
Views: 3054

Re: Dangers of the Webcam

I just keep a sticky cut from a post-it or packaging tape over it. Easy to take off when I need to do a video conference.
by JaneL
Thu Aug 06, 2015 8:09 am
Forum: T25-Retro Discussion
Topic: RetroThinkPad survey #4 of 4 *** FINAL SURVEY **
Replies: 68
Views: 40251

Re: RetroThinkPad survey #4 of 4 *** FINAL SURVEY **

Our mutual friend knows *exactly* what I'm referring to. I'm not quite certain that you do. I do, and Big Brother was one of the reasons I left that forum. I was a "Guru" at the time. Since then I have been degraded to all sorts of titles, currently "Token Ring", whatever "rank" that has on that at...
by JaneL
Wed Aug 05, 2015 11:32 pm
Forum: T25-Retro Discussion
Topic: RetroThinkPad survey #4 of 4 *** FINAL SURVEY **
Replies: 68
Views: 40251

Re: RetroThinkPad survey #4 of 4 *** FINAL SURVEY **

ajkula66 wrote: You, of all people, given your own experiences on the *early* Lenovo Forum should know how stuff gets moderated. Let's not go there.
I'm standing right here.
by JaneL
Fri Jul 24, 2015 3:58 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X230 and later Series
Topic: Pls hold your fingers crossed...coffee in X230
Replies: 3
Views: 961

Re: Pls hold your fingers crossed...coffee in X230

I think you'll be replacing the motherboard.

Always, always pull the power first thing when you drop any liquid in a notebook.
by JaneL
Tue Jul 21, 2015 10:48 am
Forum: Forum Notices, Questions and Suggestions
Topic: Logging in from IPad
Replies: 19
Views: 30264

Re: Logging in from IPad

Posted from my iPad using Safari on 8.4
by JaneL
Mon Jul 20, 2015 10:35 pm
Forum: Forum Notices, Questions and Suggestions
Topic: Logging in from IPad
Replies: 19
Views: 30264

Re: Logging in from IPad

This message is being sent from my iPad.
by JaneL
Mon Jun 29, 2015 11:18 pm
Forum: T25-Retro Discussion
Topic: Poll on the new Thinkpad Retro project, and what features it should include
Replies: 6
Views: 220114

Re: Poll on the new Thinkpad Retro project, and what features it should include

Just making it crystal clear that this is not the official survey that DH will be conducting soon. Be sure you participate in that one even if you also respond to the one posted here by Akiva.
by JaneL
Mon Jun 29, 2015 11:15 pm
Forum: T25-Retro Announcements
Topic: [28JUN2015] Survey phase coming soon
Replies: 8
Views: 2546

Re: [28JUN2015] Survey phase coming soon

600X wrote:Most people seem to dislike the colored ThinkPad logo. Personally, I quite like it. It just provides that certain daring design accent I've always been missing on ThinkPads.
I think it's garish and tacky. :jhem:
by JaneL
Sun Jun 21, 2015 11:42 am
Forum: Forum Notices, Questions and Suggestions
Topic: Forum Pics and Cell Phones (from: How is the W500 quality?)
Replies: 19
Views: 63373

Re: Forum Pics and Cell Phones (from: How is the W500 quality?)

The comfort of viewing images in the page without having to open it in a new tab, outweigh the need to make everything suitable for older phones, specially when the percent of who would prefer smaller image size are getting smaller everyday. As long as the admins of this forum are part of that smal...
by JaneL
Thu Apr 30, 2015 11:38 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X1/X1-Carbon
Topic: x1 carbon (? gen) touch F-key sensitivity tuning?
Replies: 3
Views: 1555

Re: x1 carbon (? gen) touch F-key sensitivity tuning?

23dex wrote:Not sure what gen this X1C is - sorry I don't know how to figure that out.
If it has a touch strip instead of actual Function key buttons, it's a Gen 2.
by JaneL
Sun Apr 12, 2015 7:12 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: Best ThinkPad for all times?
Replies: 61
Views: 54914

Re: The favorite ThinkPad of all time

brchan wrote:Hasn't this topic already been posted before :)
Yes, it has and recently at that. Use the search function, people, before you start threads like this!!

I merged the two threads.
by JaneL
Sun Apr 12, 2015 2:03 pm
Forum: GENERAL ThinkPad News/Comments & Questions
Topic: THINKPADDERS ON FACEBOOK
Replies: 11
Views: 1426

Re: THINKPADDERS ON FACEBOOK

Temetka wrote:How could I have been here this long, and not known that we a FB page?!?
Well, I posted this -> http://forum.thinkpads.com/viewtopic.php?f=61&t=84025 in 2010, so....

I created it mainly to keep us linked with members who had drifted away.
by JaneL
Sun Apr 12, 2015 2:01 pm
Forum: GENERAL ThinkPad News/Comments & Questions
Topic: THINKPADDERS ON FACEBOOK
Replies: 11
Views: 1426

Re: THINKPADDERS ON FACEBOOK

I doubt that any of those intelligent and capable forum members who are truly worth to read from on a regular basis would ever bother to waste precious time with FB. Time just goes, and never returns, and wasting it with something like FB only results in lost time with no productive gain. I respect...
by JaneL
Sat Apr 11, 2015 11:07 pm
Forum: GENERAL ThinkPad News/Comments & Questions
Topic: The "Thinkpad"
Replies: 58
Views: 76680

Re: The "Thinkpad"

And that's, ladies and gentlemen, is when you know that the war for the classic keyboard has been lost. :D Well, I don't know about that. I still think that whoever put Delete in the upper right corner should be strung up, but the PgUp/PgDn move feels strangely natural. Natural enough that I get co...

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