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by JayNYC
Sat Sep 29, 2018 8:18 am
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: T520 ram speeds, Cpu-z
Replies: 2
Views: 1143

Re: T520 ram speeds, Cpu-z

Thank you @dr_st
by JayNYC
Fri Sep 28, 2018 10:27 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: T520 ram speeds, Cpu-z
Replies: 2
Views: 1143

T520 ram speeds, Cpu-z

Hi. Here is what CPU-Z shows me https://content.screencast.com/users/jaynyc1/folders/Jing/media/6794bb2f-78f8-4b5e-be2d-46b778aad17b/cpu-z%20main.png https://content.screencast.com/users/jaynyc1/folders/Jing/media/f420b630-962d-4c6f-bb2c-160349141bd4/cpu-z%20memory%20tab.png https://content.screenca...
by JayNYC
Fri Sep 14, 2018 10:43 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: 5+5 beeps on boot T520
Replies: 4
Views: 1194

Re: 5+5 beeps on boot T520

RealBlackStuff wrote:
Tue Sep 11, 2018 1:37 pm
Go into BIOS and set the Security chip to disabled.
will BitLocker still work?
by JayNYC
Tue Jul 24, 2018 2:22 pm
Forum: ThinkPad W500/510/520 and W7x0 Series
Topic: Whats The Best most compatable Wireless AC Wifi for W520
Replies: 10
Views: 6011

Re: Whats The Best most compatable Wireless AC Wifi for W520

The AR9280 (2 antenna wires) and AR9380 (3 ant.) are available in both full size and half-size. Currently I have most of my laptops running with (half-size) Intel 7260 AC cards (and an Asus RT-AC68U router). These cards also include Bluetooth 4.0 @RealBlackStuff if my laptop has 3 wires, will using...
by JayNYC
Mon Jul 23, 2018 8:43 pm
Forum: ThinkPad W500/510/520 and W7x0 Series
Topic: Whats The Best most compatable Wireless AC Wifi for W520
Replies: 10
Views: 6011

Re: Whats The Best most compatable Wireless AC Wifi for W520

RealBlackStuff wrote:
Sat Jun 24, 2017 4:25 am
With a modded BIOS (whitelist removed) the Atheros AR9380/AR5BXB112 is even better and faster (450mbps).
@RealBlackStuff does the W520 and T520 use different size wireless cards? The AR9380 is larger than, for example, the AR9280.
by JayNYC
Wed May 16, 2018 10:36 am
Forum: ThinkPad T430/T530 and later Series
Topic: What screwdriver to remove battery from T460s
Replies: 7
Views: 1092

Re: What screwdriver to remove battery from T460s

very very helpful. I never knew screwdrivers had such a rich specification matrix. Learning even more via this excellent forum!
by JayNYC
Tue May 15, 2018 2:55 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T430/T530 and later Series
Topic: What screwdriver to remove battery from T460s
Replies: 7
Views: 1092

What screwdriver to remove battery from T460s

Hi-- embarrassing question. I am trying to replace one of the batteries inside my T460s. These are the instructions from Lenovo https://content.screencast.com/users/jaynyc1/folders/Jing/media/23245928-9e56-4777-9d5e-181a163b4b0c/2018-05-15_1554.png However, my Phillips head screwdriver is too pointy...
by JayNYC
Thu Mar 15, 2018 7:16 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: Turn off Bluetooth (completely) T520 running Windows 10
Replies: 13
Views: 5707

Re: Turn off Bluetooth (completely) T520 running Windows 10

@fmcart THANK YOU holy cow, I can't believe it was right in the bios all along. and all the more impressive, you joined this forum just yesterday! thank you thank you thank thank you!! https://content.screencast.com/users/jaynyc1/folders/Default/media/4c3737ec-cdee-470b-8fed-f0cd626fc84d/IBM-PC-83c....
by JayNYC
Thu Mar 15, 2018 6:42 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: Turn off Bluetooth (completely) T520 running Windows 10
Replies: 13
Views: 5707

Re: Turn off Bluetooth (completely) T520 running Windows 10

My T520's green Bluetooth light was also on and turning it off in the OS had no effect. I finally went to BIOS and poked around. Nothing until I went to Security, Why bother going there? Because I'd been everywhere else. And that's where I found it, in the last place I thought to look. It was under...
by JayNYC
Thu Feb 08, 2018 8:40 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: SOLD: FHD mod kit X220/230 + LG LP125WF2-SPB4 panel
Replies: 4
Views: 1604

SOLD: FHD mod kit X220/230 + LG LP125WF2-SPB4 panel

For sale: FHD mod kit X220/230 (from nitrocaster) and LG LP125WF2-SPB4 panel (from win0win). Both sealed in original packaging as sent from Russia and China, respectively. Reason for sale: my X220 is no longer available for modding. My loss is your gain. Would much prefer to sell here rather than go...
by JayNYC
Sat Jan 20, 2018 12:37 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: Turn off Bluetooth (completely) T520 running Windows 10
Replies: 13
Views: 5707

Re: Turn off Bluetooth (completely) T520 running Windows 10

TPFanControl software can completely turn off bluetooth, right click on the icon in status bar, this is on windows 8.1 though. not sure if it persists after restart or not. @hhhd1 Well, you are right. TPFanControl does indeed turn off Bluetooth and the LED indicator, even on Windows 10! You are als...
by JayNYC
Fri Jan 19, 2018 2:00 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: T520 screen upgrade options
Replies: 23
Views: 6538

Re: T520 screen upgrade options

theterminator93 wrote:
Fri Jan 19, 2018 12:52 pm
The factory FHD panel I had in my W520 was the B156HW01 V4 panel.
@theterminator93 , would you be willing to share more details on how you installed the LG LP156WF4-(SL)(B5) into your W520?
by JayNYC
Fri Jan 19, 2018 12:43 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: T520 screen upgrade options
Replies: 23
Views: 6538

Re: T520 screen upgrade options

Hi, have been following this thread in lurk mode. What's the recommend IPS 1920x1080 sRGB ( not Adobe wide gamut) matte panel that is a 'drop in' replacement on a T520? There are lots of compatible matte panels! The LP156WF1 TLB2 and N156HGE-L11 mentioned above as examples. You have then the AUO B1...
by JayNYC
Thu Jan 18, 2018 10:48 am
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: T520 screen upgrade options
Replies: 23
Views: 6538

Re: T520 screen upgrade options

Hi, have been following this thread in lurk mode. What's the recommend IPS 1920x1080 sRGB (not Adobe wide gamut) matte panel that is a 'drop in' replacement on a T520? Looking for the 'best and easiest' to minimize installation hassles.

Thanks
by JayNYC
Thu Jan 18, 2018 10:43 am
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: Turn off Bluetooth (completely) T520 running Windows 10
Replies: 13
Views: 5707

Re: Turn off Bluetooth (completely) T520 running Windows 10

Windows 10 has 'Blueooth Settings' menu (just open start menu and start typing). What's the Bluetooth status there? @dr_st even when the Windows 10 Bluetooth setting (switch) is OFF, the green bluetooth LED is still lit. Was hoping there was a way to fully turn off Bluetooth and the LED itself with...
by JayNYC
Wed Jan 10, 2018 7:13 am
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: Turn off Bluetooth (completely) T520 running Windows 10
Replies: 13
Views: 5707

Re: Turn off Bluetooth (completely) T520 running Windows 10

@RealBlackStuff Tried that, tried switching Bluetooth off, but the indicator light (green LED) is still lit up.
by JayNYC
Tue Jan 09, 2018 10:12 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: Turn off Bluetooth (completely) T520 running Windows 10
Replies: 13
Views: 5707

Turn off Bluetooth (completely) T520 running Windows 10

Hi. T520 running Windows 10 Pro. It's a clean install of Win10Pro, does not include any of the Lenovo cruft except the System Interface Foundation driver. How do I fully and completely turn off Bluetooth? I don't see anything in BIOS. In Device Manager I can disable it, but the indicator light remai...
by JayNYC
Tue Dec 12, 2017 4:11 am
Forum: Thinkpad T25-Retro
Topic: T25 appears to be sold-out in US lenovo web store
Replies: 18
Views: 3324

T25 appears to be sold-out in US lenovo web store

merely fyi: the T25 appears to be sold out in the US web store

https://www3.lenovo.com/us/en/laptops/t ... 2TP2TTTP25
by JayNYC
Wed Jun 07, 2017 8:11 am
Forum: ThinkPad T430/T530 and later Series
Topic: T460S USB bus
Replies: 1
Views: 540

T460S USB bus

Hi. Here is a screenshot showing both Device Manager (Win10-64) and Microsoft's USBView.exe

https://content.screencast.com/users/ja ... 34/usb.png

Is there only 1 USB bus in this laptop?

thanks

--jay
by JayNYC
Sun Mar 05, 2017 10:08 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: X220 Best IPS Screen
Replies: 40
Views: 25234

Re: X220 Best IPS Screen

Is it possible to send my X220 into Lenovo to pay _them_ to replace my IPS screen with a better one? You'd be looking at a sum that could likely buy you half a dozen X220 units...if they still have the screens in stock, that is. @ajukla66 - if I'm located in New York, what's the least and best way ...
by JayNYC
Sun Mar 05, 2017 8:28 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: X220 Best IPS Screen
Replies: 40
Views: 25234

Re: X220 Best IPS Screen

I have i1Profiler from X-rite on my X220 that I use to calibrate the screen. Here's what it detects: https://content.screencast.com/users/jaynyc1/folders/Default/media/36ce121f-7560-4132-8042-01507f42efa6/my%20panel%20according%20to%20i1.png LP125WH2_SLB1 Is it possible to send my X220 into Lenovo t...
by JayNYC
Fri Mar 03, 2017 11:35 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: X220 Best IPS Screen
Replies: 40
Views: 25234

Re: X220 Best IPS Screen

How do I identify specifically which IPS screen I have on my X220?
by JayNYC
Fri Jan 27, 2017 11:22 am
Forum: ThinkPad T430/T530 and later Series
Topic: privacy filter for T460s
Replies: 1
Views: 1058

privacy filter for T460s

Hello Thinkpad experts So back in October I wanted to get a privacy filter for use with my T460s while on airplanes, etc. Like any good Thinkpad customer I went to Lenovo's site to buy their recommended product, which I did: 3M 14’ Gold Privacy Filter Designed for Lenovo http://shop.lenovo.com/SEUIL...
by JayNYC
Sat Aug 20, 2016 1:12 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T430/T530 and later Series
Topic: T460s - sensitivity of trackpoint
Replies: 6
Views: 2177

T460s - sensitivity of trackpoint

Hi. Long time user of Thinkpads -- T60P, X300, X220 -- all of which had, as I would define, very comfortable and easy to use trackpoint nubs. However, on my new T460s, the trackpoint feels hard to use. It's hard for me to explain... the exertion effort required to move it small or large distances on...
by JayNYC
Sat Mar 19, 2016 4:22 pm
Forum: Thinkpad X6x Series incl. X6x Tablet
Topic: my X60s upgrade options
Replies: 10
Views: 4712

Re: my X60s upgrade options

The size and keyboard are unbeatable. Wait for someone to confirm, but I'd think you could put the motherboard from an x61s in there, the most available board has an Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU L7500 @ 1.60GHz processor. I'm using that board now, with 4gm ram. <waiting for x61s motherboard confirmat...
by JayNYC
Sat Mar 19, 2016 4:05 pm
Forum: Thinkpad X6x Series incl. X6x Tablet
Topic: my X60s upgrade options
Replies: 10
Views: 4712

my X60s upgrade options

Hi. I was just given an X60s and I absolutely love the form factor and keyboard feel. This is the unit I have according to the MTM lookup,: Group Model Type Specifications ThinkPad X Series laptops ThinkPad X60s 1704-69U L2400(1.66GHz), 1GB RAM, 100GB 5400rpm HD, 12.1in 1024x768 LCD, Intel 950, 802....
by JayNYC
Mon Nov 02, 2015 1:09 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: T60P - how to benchmark video playback
Replies: 3
Views: 1159

Re: T60P - how to benchmark video playback

I'm also seeing a lack of smoothness with iTunes downloaded/purchased movies. So I don't want to focus on browsers exclusively.
by JayNYC
Mon Nov 02, 2015 7:44 am
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: T60P - how to benchmark video playback
Replies: 3
Views: 1159

T60P - how to benchmark video playback

Hi. I am running a T60P, with Windows 7-32bit Ultimate. I am experiencing stutter issues when watching both downloaded and streamed videos. I would like to determine the cause and solution. What is the best/easiest benchmarking tool I can run to know what framerates I get under "Thinkpad Default" vs...

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