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by stephenaron
Thu Sep 30, 2010 6:33 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: When unplugging power cable i get "Windows Error Recovery"
Replies: 2
Views: 762

Re: When unplugging power cable i get "Windows Error Recovery"

power manager software up to date. Battery says its ok. I ordered a new one. This only just started happening and doesnt happen everytime i unplug. cant figure it out.
by stephenaron
Thu Sep 30, 2010 12:57 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: When i unplug my t60p power cable the machine shuts off...
Replies: 1
Views: 516

When i unplug my t60p power cable the machine shuts off...

When i unplu the power cable, my t60p is going to a black screen and then tells me machine wasnt shut down properly. Battery appears ok. Whats wrong?
by stephenaron
Tue Sep 28, 2010 10:29 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: When unplugging power cable i get "Windows Error Recovery"
Replies: 2
Views: 762

When unplugging power cable i get "Windows Error Recovery"

When windows is up and running and i unplug the power cable the screen goes black and then comes up with some message that windows didnt shut down properly and then i am taken to the Windows Error Recovery screen. What gives? Help please? T60p running Windows 7 Have been running windows 7 on it for ...
by stephenaron
Sun Sep 26, 2010 8:43 am
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: Upgrade my wifi adapter in my T60p. Choices?
Replies: 10
Views: 3006

Re: Upgrade my wifi adapter in my T60p. Choices?

with the 2 wire HP card, you say i will need a modified bios. Where do i get that?
by stephenaron
Thu Sep 23, 2010 12:38 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: Upgrade my wifi adapter in my T60p. Choices?
Replies: 10
Views: 3006

Upgrade my wifi adapter in my T60p. Choices?

Looking for options to upgrade the wifi inside my t60p 14' machine. 2007-84U.
by stephenaron
Tue Apr 14, 2009 7:47 am
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: Replacment idea for aging T60p?
Replies: 7
Views: 1193

Re: Replacment idea for aging T60p?

Didnt really think i was gaining anything, just getting the itch for a new machine. :)
by stephenaron
Mon Apr 13, 2009 4:00 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: Replacment idea for aging T60p?
Replies: 7
Views: 1193

Replacment idea for aging T60p?

I wnat to replace my 3 year old T60p. Its been great but time to upgrade. Ideas? Anything worth waiting for? i know i couldnt wait forever, but i mean in the near future. new product line....or different vendor?
by stephenaron
Fri Jan 23, 2009 11:12 am
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: 4 hour sale today!!! on x301.
Replies: 1
Views: 1140

4 hour sale today!!! on x301.

Four hours only — save an additional 15% on ThinkPad X301 notebooks with eCoupon USPJAN23PROMO2 from 8am to 12pm (ET), plus get free standard shipping and handling.
by stephenaron
Sun Jan 18, 2009 11:16 am
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: T60P HARD DRIVE REPLACEMENT
Replies: 6
Views: 5168

Re: T60P HARD DRIVE REPLACEMENT

I use the 320gb Hard Drive you are looking at, and it works great.
by stephenaron
Wed Dec 31, 2008 6:16 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: T60 users with Hitachi 7K320 please report your temperature
Replies: 2
Views: 1080

T60p with 320gb Hitachi

I am using the 320gb Hitachi drive in my t60p under Vista Ultimate 32. I have had heat issues with the laptop for almost 3 years. Just had it in AGAIN for service. they replace the fan assembly and now my gpu is at 60 degress and cpu at 50 pretty steadily. Big improvement. Not hot to the touch anymo...
by stephenaron
Thu Oct 09, 2008 11:27 am
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: 320GB HDDs
Replies: 26
Views: 3826

320 Gb HD's

I bought a 320gb Seagate for my T60p and it died in 3 days. Returned it for the Hitatchi 320gb. Has been working well. Oh well.
by stephenaron
Fri Oct 03, 2008 10:27 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: T60 overheating and shuts down what cooling pad to get?
Replies: 28
Views: 9281

T60 overheating and shuts down what cooling pad to get?

my t60p has been over heating for years. Lenovo has replaced most of hte internal parts. I had a tech from Lenovo here last week and he noticed that those 2 rubber pads you mentioned had a piece of plastic on top of them , that were similar to the plastic you would find to protect the iphone when yo...
by stephenaron
Mon Sep 29, 2008 10:13 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: Where to buy T400 battery?
Replies: 4
Views: 1948

T400 battery....

I would like to buy a 9 cell. Havent found it available. Anyone?
by stephenaron
Mon Sep 29, 2008 10:11 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: T400 Screen flashes/blinks sometimes...
Replies: 2
Views: 2010

Flicker.....

I am running Vista Ultimate
by stephenaron
Tue Sep 23, 2008 12:44 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: 320gb 7200rpm drive in T60p....PROBLEM
Replies: 2
Views: 895

320gb 7200rpm drive in T60p....PROBLEM

I bought a seagate 320gb 7200 rom drive for my t60p. All seemed to work but then the other day it wouldnt boot and the file system was coming up as RAW instead of NTFS. I formatted the drive and cloned my old drive again. All seems to work again, but i was getting a read error when running a diagnos...
by stephenaron
Wed Sep 17, 2008 11:43 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: T400 Screen flashes/blinks sometimes...
Replies: 2
Views: 2010

T400 Screen flashes/blinks sometimes...

When i visit some sites i notice that the T400 screen blinks, and i dont know why. Is it the site? like www.marketwatch.com. I am using the discrete graphics all the time, not the integrated option. Anyone else seeing any flickering ever on websites?
by stephenaron
Fri Sep 12, 2008 1:23 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: T400 with Intel 5300 card. ...Signal strength issues
Replies: 9
Views: 10634

Wireless signal all over the place

well i started the post...so let me tell you what i have changed since then. I have always used Access Connections on my thinkpads, but i uninstalled it last night and stopped losing the signal. Then today i went into my dlink router (DGL-4500) and made the channel width set to 20, instead of Auto o...
by stephenaron
Mon Sep 08, 2008 5:41 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: T400 with Intel 5300 card. ...Signal strength issues
Replies: 9
Views: 10634

T400 with Intel 5300 card. ...Signal strength issues

I am using my T400 using hte Intel 5300 wifi card to connect to my Dlink DGL-4500 router. My other machines inthe house have fine wifi signal, but the T400's is bouncing from 130mpbs to 1mbps. I made sure transmit power on the laptop is set to maximum performance....i am using WPA with AES encryptio...
by stephenaron
Sat Sep 06, 2008 11:01 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: Keyboard Compatibility Chart
Replies: 35
Views: 9417

Keyboard

i ordered the NMB part number from Upgradebay.com and they sent me p/n 42T3109. It appears to be a keyboard that would fit a T61. Will that fit a T400?
by stephenaron
Sat Sep 06, 2008 10:53 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: Access Connections 4.52
Replies: 13
Views: 3262

Access Connections

I noticed System Update suggesting 4.52 as well. The weird thing is that my T400 is running 5.01 already. Why suggest 4.52?
by stephenaron
Fri Sep 05, 2008 1:53 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: 320gb 7200 rpm 3.0 SATA drive in a t60p?
Replies: 4
Views: 1115

320gb 7200 rpm 3.0 SATA drive in a t60p?

Can you use it in the t60p? how do you get it recognized in the ultrabay?
by stephenaron
Wed Sep 03, 2008 11:05 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: UWB Integrated?
Replies: 18
Views: 4761

UWB

i was under the impression that if you dont order the Turbo, than UWB would be installed standard. Its not an option you could pick. my t400 arrived today. already doing a "restore to factory" reset. pee'd that they installed Office 2007 even though you dont select the option. On this machine i want...
by stephenaron
Tue Sep 02, 2008 3:04 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: New 320GB scorpio: Newb odysey
Replies: 6
Views: 1669

HD upgrade

I hear some people say the Hitachi runs hotter than the Seagate. Opinions?
by stephenaron
Tue Sep 02, 2008 2:57 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: Is HITACHI Travelstar 7K320 320GB HDD the biggest for t60?
Replies: 27
Views: 6536

HD

I am about to order the 320gb drive to upgrade my t60p. Can i use a drive with the 3.0 Gb/s in my T60p? It already ran hot sometimes aroud the palm rest. i hear the Seagate drive runs cooler....who knows. I think i want : Seagate Momentus 7200.3 ST9320421AS 320GB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s Notebook Hard ...
by stephenaron
Sun Aug 31, 2008 5:53 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: Keyboard Compatibility Chart
Replies: 35
Views: 9417

Keyboard

I ordered a T60 keyboard (like the one on my T60p) for my new coming T400....but i bet its not the coveted NMB keyboard. We shall see.
by stephenaron
Thu Aug 28, 2008 9:59 am
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: Awesome printer deal at New Egg...was 500....today only 199.
Replies: 3
Views: 854

Awesome printer deal at New Egg...was 500....today only 199.

Printer was 500. Now for sale at 299. and a coupon code below makes it 199. with free shipping. www.newegg.com Save $100 w/ promo code EMCAJBKBD at checkout, ends 9/1 HP Officejet Pro L7780 C8192A Up to 35 ppm 4800 x 1200 dpi Wireless InkJet MFC / All-In-One Color Printer - Retail * Color Print Spee...
by stephenaron
Thu Aug 28, 2008 8:26 am
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: My Adventures with the T400
Replies: 18
Views: 7063

T400 keyboard

Link to order the keyboard?
by stephenaron
Sun Aug 24, 2008 8:07 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: T61 vs T400 - What's the Difference???
Replies: 8
Views: 9815

T61 vs T400 - What's the Difference???

the cost difference was big before. its now 150. est b/w a T61 14" that i just ordered and a T400 14" that i just ordered. You do get a little more with the T400.
by stephenaron
Sat Aug 23, 2008 2:15 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: Buying a T400 - Need help configuring
Replies: 28
Views: 8051

T400 ordering

i ordered the machine you are describing. i did get the turbo option, as i didnt even see the UWB listed as an option on the 400. Anyway, is the turbo thing going to hurt my perforamce or just end up being a waste?
by stephenaron
Mon Aug 04, 2008 9:45 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: HUGE 1 Day Sale - 15% off eCoupon Ends 8/4
Replies: 1
Views: 738

Coupons

Thanks for the coupon. savings on an X61 came out to 1,000.

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