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by BillMorrow
Sun Jun 23, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: FS: T60p 2623-DDU, Boe Hydis UXGA
Replies: 6
Views: 394

Re: FS: T60p 2623-DDU, Boe Hydis UXGA

he should ship to the UK and elsewhere.. when i was selling new thinkpads i shipped anywhere.. it is really easy.. especially for a used thinkpad that old..
by BillMorrow
Tue Jun 18, 2019 3:11 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: FS: T60p 2623-DDU, Boe Hydis UXGA
Replies: 6
Views: 394

Re: FS: T60p 2623-DDU, Boe Hydis UXGA

that T60p looks better than my T60P.. amazing condition.. i upgraded mine to a faster cpu many many years ago.. forgotten which cpu.. :oops: mine also has the cell option.. it has an antenna on the side of the top cover but i never added a cell account.. but it can be done.. not stepping on this sal...
by BillMorrow
Sat Jun 15, 2019 3:05 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: WTB Parts for 770X Project
Replies: 1
Views: 147

Re: WTB Parts for 770X Project

have part, some or maybe, if you're lucky, all of what you need..
i THINK i have or HAD a 770X or Z and a non working 31 inch 770..
for sure a 770-1AU working last time it was booted..
recovery CD's etc..
it is 4am now so i'm not going hunting..
you can email me and we can chat on the telephone..
by BillMorrow
Sat Jun 15, 2019 12:47 am
Forum: Thinkpad - General HARDWARE/SOFTWARE questions
Topic: A favor/request for media
Replies: 5
Views: 533

Re: A favor/request for media

AND this fellow is DEMANDING his rights to privacy and thus far refuses to show his more or less real location.. i'm just now typing a reply PM and will try to let him know he must, like most everyone else around here, show a location.. and if not his street address, like some forum members have ent...
by BillMorrow
Sat Jun 15, 2019 12:29 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: Recovery Set Repository
Replies: 15
Views: 1583

Re: Recovery Set Repository

cracamato wrote:
Fri Jun 14, 2019 8:32 pm
Hola, podria enviar PM Lenovo x201 Tablet. Gracias.-
hola cracamato, por favor habla ingles en este foro.. :)
by BillMorrow
Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:05 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: WTB: ThinkPad 755CD or 755CDV
Replies: 2
Views: 321

Re: WTB: ThinkPad 755CD or 755CDV

re. the 755CDV.. tried to boot it up and it is dead.. no lights, nothing.. also no one wants a dead but rare thinkpad.. it is now sitting with about 35 other thinkpads on my living room floor.. will take pix and post them on the forum facebook page.. sometime.. if anyone wants to see them..
by BillMorrow
Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:54 am
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: Keyboard backlight T61
Replies: 5
Views: 413

Re: Keyboard backlight T61

Thinkpad4by3 wrote:
Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:15 am
Replace the Thinklight with a UV led and the keys legends will fluoresce.
4by3 now THAT is an interesting trick.. have you done it..? finding just the right device might be tricky.. :)
by BillMorrow
Tue May 28, 2019 2:33 am
Forum: GENERAL ThinkPad News/Comments & Questions
Topic: what SSD do you run?
Replies: 30
Views: 1937

Re: what SSD do you run?

Samsung 970 EVO Plus Series - 1TB PCIe NVMe - M.2, Samsung 860 EVO 1TB M.2 and the original Samsung as supplied with this lenovo refurb (as new) X1 Carbon extreme which has a samsung 1TB but not sure which model it is but it is d@mb fast.. first new thinkpad since my refurb X1C-3.. have several othe...
by BillMorrow
Tue May 28, 2019 2:22 am
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: My Tesla Model 3 story (very long)
Replies: 28
Views: 4983

Re: My Tesla Model 3 story (very long)

just a note that ray has left this forum for elsewhere and has not been back since oct. 2018..
sure miss him but we do not live in a static environment..
by BillMorrow
Mon May 27, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: Forum Notices, Questions and Suggestions
Topic: I think our certificate expired
Replies: 6
Views: 855

Re: I think our certificate expired

so who fixed this, joe or hostmonster..?
i don't know.. yet..
by BillMorrow
Sun May 26, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: Forum Announcements
Topic: Please report Forum-bugs/errors here (PHPBB 3.1.6 installed 10/31/15)
Replies: 50
Views: 508967

Re: Please report Forum-bugs/errors here (PHPBB 3.1.6 installed 10/31/15)

i don't yet know how to fix this issue..
joe hayes set it up..
by BillMorrow
Sun May 26, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: Forum Notices, Questions and Suggestions
Topic: I think our certificate expired
Replies: 6
Views: 855

Re: I think our certificate expired

VERY aware but i don't have any idea on how to correct this..
it is something left over from joe hayes work..
he is now intensely busy becoming a physician and i'm loath to bother him..
if anyone has any idea how to correct this i'm all ears.. :)
by BillMorrow
Fri May 24, 2019 11:36 am
Forum: Thinkpad - General HARDWARE/SOFTWARE questions
Topic: BIOS Error 0199 - Security pasword retry count exceeded (not yet) on T460
Replies: 3
Views: 729

Re: BIOS Error 0199 - Security pasword retry count exceeded (not yet) on T460

hello jack..
welcome to the forum..
that is an interesting bit of info.. :)
i wonder if it extends across all thinkpads.. don't think i'll give it a try though..
what anyone can take away from this is to NOT forget or lose that, or most, passwords..
by BillMorrow
Thu May 16, 2019 11:41 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: x220t mobo layout?
Replies: 1
Views: 221

Re: x220t mobo layout?

sorry.. that is the ONE thing we don't allow around here.. hacking the supervisor password is a no no..
locking this thread..
by BillMorrow
Thu May 09, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: Windows 10
Topic: ok, now I need a few hints on win 10
Replies: 16
Views: 652

Re: ok, now I need a few hints on win 10

i would have just reloaded win7 on the T60 but i had a nice h/p with a ultrabright display i got from a local pawn shop for $200.. so that and a copy of ESET ESS now called internet security and all has been ok for about 5 years.. now with the X1 extreme i got enthusiastic and tried again to boot an...
by BillMorrow
Thu May 09, 2019 2:31 am
Forum: Windows 10
Topic: ok, now I need a few hints on win 10
Replies: 16
Views: 652

Re: ok, now I need a few hints on win 10

the face id on the X1 extreme is working.. not sure if it works under win10.. all this new cr@p is a PITA.. like new(er) cars with TV screens in place of a dash panel and honest knobs and switches you can use muscle memory to find without taking your eyes off the d@mn road.. i am now having yearning...
by BillMorrow
Tue May 07, 2019 12:15 am
Forum: Windows 10
Topic: ok, now I need a few hints on win 10
Replies: 16
Views: 652

Re: ok, now I need a few hints on win 10

i use a microSD cards in an SD adapter..
now i'll have to read up on all these cards.. i use some in my drone.. want pix of my roof and my neighbors roof's..? :)
by BillMorrow
Mon May 06, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: Windows 10
Topic: ok, now I need a few hints on win 10
Replies: 16
Views: 652

Re: ok, now I need a few hints on win 10

thanks for the hints.. :) a few initial thoughts on this X1 extreme thinkpad.. i really like the X1C-2 except for the Fx key/strip and the funky trackpad/mouse buttons.. an interesting idea but not well executed.. i love the X1C-3.. the X1C E just builds on the X1 series.. it dazzles me so far with ...
by BillMorrow
Sun May 05, 2019 1:57 pm
Forum: Windows 10
Topic: ok, now I need a few hints on win 10
Replies: 16
Views: 652

Re: ok, now I need a few hints on win 10

thanks.. :)
you think an offline account will work when setting up the preload for the first time..?
any intel on how an offline account will affect future updates..?
by BillMorrow
Sun May 05, 2019 1:18 pm
Forum: Windows 10
Topic: ok, now I need a few hints on win 10
Replies: 16
Views: 652

ok, now I need a few hints on win 10

just got, after much scrambling with dollars, a refurb X1 extreme.. the really extreme version..
now i must relearn all i knew before but have forgotten, like
HOW THE EFFF do i set up win10 without a M$ account..
it DEMANDS my email and so forth and i just don't want to give M$ that info.. :)
by BillMorrow
Sat May 04, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: WTB: ThinkPad Reserve Edition
Replies: 2
Views: 255

Re: WTB: ThinkPad Reserve Edition

hello and welcome to the forum..
i TOO would like to have or see a thinkpad reserve edition..
by BillMorrow
Thu May 02, 2019 12:54 am
Forum: ThinkPad X1/X1-Carbon (X1Cx)/X1Cx-Tablet and newer
Topic: My ThinkPad X1 Extreme review
Replies: 12
Views: 2296

Re: My ThinkPad X1 Extreme review

Hello forum, my partner bought a ThinkPad X1 Extreme and I reviewed it while setting up the machine for her. You can read my thoughts about it in my blog, here: https://ikarios.wordpress.com/2018/12/16/my-review-of-the-thinkpad-x1-extreme/ Greetings from Germany, Janni @PaulBrause thank you for pos...
by BillMorrow
Sun Apr 14, 2019 2:19 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: WTB: ThinkPad 755CD or 755CDV
Replies: 2
Views: 321

Re: WTB: ThinkPad 755CD or 755CDV

i just happen to have one of each.. at least i THINK i have a 755CD.. i KNOW i have an excellent 755CDV.. have not powered it up in many years.. it worked last time..
by BillMorrow
Sat Mar 09, 2019 4:29 am
Forum: ThinkPad Legacy Hardware
Topic: 701c New Body/Plastics
Replies: 33
Views: 1575

Re: 701c New Body/Plastics

i have packed up most of my remaining 701C parts, accessories and two complete excellent thinkpad 701C's.. all to be sent, next week, to hwattys who has been rebuilding other thinkpad 701C's i have previously sent to him.. these last two are survivors of the paint issue and last time i booted them u...
by BillMorrow
Wed Mar 06, 2019 1:22 pm
Forum: ThinkPad R, A, G and Z Series
Topic: IBM ThinkPad "R50" CPU Upgrade ? [HELP]
Replies: 16
Views: 1198

Re: IBM ThinkPad "R50" CPU Upgrade ? [HELP]

re. privacy, you can easily fade into the woodwork in a country with 1.3 billion or mumbai with 20+ million people.. :) or select a nearby town.. i don't care.. AND if you resell in the marketplace on this forum we really want to know where you are so, maybe, a local buyer can meet up with you.. thi...
by BillMorrow
Wed Mar 06, 2019 4:35 am
Forum: ThinkPad R, A, G and Z Series
Topic: IBM ThinkPad "R50" CPU Upgrade ? [HELP]
Replies: 16
Views: 1198

Re: IBM ThinkPad "R50" CPU Upgrade ? [HELP]

ALSO, friendly guru, i corrected your location to show mumbai, india.. if this is incorrect, then please correct your location to show your city and country.. i see you changed it to ASIA, ASIA.. this is, sadly, not acceptable.. if you are hiding from a tax collector or angry husband, then just sele...
by BillMorrow
Thu Jan 24, 2019 4:24 am
Forum: ThinkPad Legacy Hardware
Topic: Got this weird Samsonite case with a 765D
Replies: 3
Views: 996

Re: Got this weird Samsonite case with a 765D

welcome to the forum..
no idea at all what that case is..
the 765 is at least 20+ years old..
i would guess it was something the former owner created..
it looks to be a nice case.. not sure what the circuit boards are..
by BillMorrow
Sun Jan 20, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: EU seems to be in danger...
Replies: 423
Views: 213477

Re: EU seems to be in danger...

wait a minute puppy, my friend.. last time we had a conversation you were in full support of fabian socialism..
has there been a change in your outlook.. :)
by BillMorrow
Sun Jan 20, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: EU seems to be in danger...
Replies: 423
Views: 213477

Re: EU seems to be in danger...

SO..! you reap what you sow.. you allow the politically correct to run your life and they WILL run your life into the dirt.. if it were up to me i would build a wall and throw the miscreants and all their type OUT.. it is not asylum they seek but soft targets and free stuff.. (i must admit to being ...
by BillMorrow
Fri Jan 18, 2019 3:28 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: Buying parts for 701C: HDD caddy, bottom system board
Replies: 21
Views: 2411

Re: Buying parts for 701C: HDD caddy, bottom system board

So it's down to just finding a passive CF/PCMCIA adapter.
a WHAT..? :)
EDIT: nevermind.. once memory is refreshed i see a CF PCMCIA adapter with a 1GB IBM microdrive in my hard drive and memory drawer..
(which i have not opened in at least a few years)

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