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by BillMorrow
Wed Jul 01, 2020 3:12 am
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: T60 battery source?
Replies: 9
Views: 444

Re: T60 battery source?

hello and welcome to the forum, brooklyn.. :) i have several T60 series tinkpads but have not tried for a battery for years.. same for the memory BUT i'm sure you can find what you want in the marketplace, here OR ebay or, dare i say it, amazon.. you can submit a want to buy post in the marketplace..
by BillMorrow
Fri May 22, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: Windows 10
Topic: Antivirus for Windows 10 users!
Replies: 4
Views: 631

Re: Antivirus for Windows 10 users!

Hello all, I'm a newbie here. I started using Windows 10 for a few months. Now I would like to set up a new Antivirus. Which one do you recommend? Please let me know in your reply. Thank you so much! ESET ESS without doubt.. the best.. they have a free 'sample' on their web site.. i have been using...
by BillMorrow
Fri May 22, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: ThinkPad W530/W540/W550 Series
Topic: what do these buttons do
Replies: 8
Views: 839

Re: what do these buttons do

hello and welcome to the forum..
it is now "lenovo vantage" which is a tool used for invoking several procedures used for checking and performing several necessary maintenance, some optional maintenance and some advertising items..
try it.. :)
by BillMorrow
Sat May 09, 2020 12:51 am
Forum: ThinkPad Legacy Hardware
Topic: Which 300/700 series has this clicky tactile keyboard?
Replies: 4
Views: 825

Re: Which 300/700 series has this clicky tactile keyboard?

most any 755 series..
i recently sent a 755CDV to be sold and i marveled that the keyboard was just as you describe..
it has been a lot of years since i had any 700, 720, 750, 755 C, CD, CE thinkpads..
by BillMorrow
Sun Apr 26, 2020 3:48 pm
Forum: ThinkPad Legacy Hardware
Topic: Dead/Blank HDD on a 760XD. Alternatives?
Replies: 5
Views: 1030

Re: Dead/Blank HDD on a 760XD. Alternatives?

hello and welcome to the forum.. your simple qurstion requires a long answer.. several answers.. first, i'm guessing you want to open the HDD caddy to swap out the HDD therein.. doable but a little tricky so as to not damage the caddy.. going from memory, first remove the 2 screws on either side of ...
by BillMorrow
Wed Apr 22, 2020 1:15 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: Upgrading X220/X230 to FHD 1080p
Replies: 1267
Views: 404271

Re: Upgrading X220/X230 to FHD 1080p

hi any buyer or member here coming from malaysia? i need help on this MOD... thanks hello and welcome to the forum.. "here".. where exactly IS "here"..????? your IP shows singapore and you entered someplace else as your location.. i changed the location to match your IP location.. you are asking fo...
by BillMorrow
Wed Apr 22, 2020 12:32 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X1 / X1-Carbon / X1-Extreme and later Series
Topic: Genuine OEM Lenovo Thinkpad Battery
Replies: 3
Views: 890

Re: Genuine OEM Lenovo Thinkpad Battery

hello and welcome to the forum..
OK, so 3 pix of a box..?!
how about a few pix of the battery itself..?
by BillMorrow
Sun Apr 19, 2020 12:41 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: T60P with FlexView 15 ". Bright screen. The effect is like old cinema.
Replies: 10
Views: 1298

Re: T60P with FlexView 15 ". Bright screen. The effect is like old cinema.

looks like some sort of intentional old CRT TV image to me.. maybe you're talking about the faded characters..? maybe an 'old TV' effect added in the past.. where did you get that T60p.. i have one i could not bring myself to send out to be sold last year.. paid $3k+ for it with my yellow discount i...
by BillMorrow
Sun Mar 22, 2020 12:49 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X230-X280 / X390 Series
Topic: [x260] remove internal battery
Replies: 2
Views: 1274

Re: [x260] remove internal battery

hello and welcome to the forum.. not sure about your x260, not even sure what generation of thinkpad it is BUT i have several X1 carbon and X1 carbon extreme (2 of each) and i HAVE disconnected the battery several times without disabling it beforehand.. BUT for safety of the hardware i would disable...
by BillMorrow
Fri Mar 20, 2020 12:56 am
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: Corona-COVID-19 virus statistics and HOW is it affecting you.. what are you doing..?
Replies: 127
Views: 18477

Re: Corona-COVID-19 virus statistics and HOW is it affecting you.. what are you doing..?

The business where I work is shut down until the end of the month, but fortunately with pay. To count my blessings, I can afford to hang out for a while, but am concerned about my family, friends and co-workers who have rent, mortgages and car payments to make. We''ll be OK in the short term, but w...
by BillMorrow
Fri Mar 20, 2020 12:54 am
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: Corona-COVID-19 virus statistics and HOW is it affecting you.. what are you doing..?
Replies: 127
Views: 18477

Re: Corona-COVID-19 virus statistics and HOW is it affecting you.. what are you doing..?

Europe Has Been the Greatest Disappointment in This Crisis https://www.spiegel.de/international/europe/europe-has-been-the-greatest-disappointment-in-this-crisis-opinion-a-238f102d-7296-4482-bf74-1548861a4e86 Rather than a concerted effort to cordon off and provide support for the hardest-hit clust...
by BillMorrow
Wed Mar 18, 2020 5:55 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: Corona-COVID-19 virus statistics and HOW is it affecting you.. what are you doing..?
Replies: 127
Views: 18477

Re: Corona-COVID-19 virus statistics and HOW is it affecting you.. what are you doing..?

**************** Places of worship were shut down...kinda...it was ridiculous how the govt dealt with the issue of communion/common cup, from refuting altogether that the virus could be transmitted via the "body/blood" of Christ (Eastern Orthodox Church) to avoiding taking a stance, but rather advi...
by BillMorrow
Wed Mar 18, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: Corona-COVID-19 virus statistics and HOW is it affecting you.. what are you doing..?
Replies: 127
Views: 18477

Re: Corona-COVID-19 virus statistics and HOW is it affecting you.. what are you doing..?

It is the same here in CZ like in other european countries here, with one exception. The restrictions are similar, additionally we aren't allowed to leave the country . Nobody has ever explained the reason. Is there any other EU country (I know about Bulgaria) that has imposed similar restriction? ...
by BillMorrow
Wed Mar 18, 2020 1:13 am
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: Corona-COVID-19 virus statistics and HOW is it affecting you.. what are you doing..?
Replies: 127
Views: 18477

Re: Corona-COVID-19 virus statistics and HOW is it affecting you.. what are you doing..?

with apologies to RBS :roll: i'm going to hijack this thread.. i WAS going to start a new thread BUT RBS started this one, SO: i'll add a question: HOW is this pandemic, the wuhan covid19 virus, affecting you and those around you..? SO, since i am 82.9 years of age, in fairly good health, exercising...
by BillMorrow
Wed Mar 18, 2020 1:02 am
Forum: ThinkPad P1/P50/P70 and later Series
Topic: P50 X-Rite Color Calibrator issue - Missing ECCM2SensorData.dat
Replies: 5
Views: 4061

Re: P50 X-Rite Color Calibrator issue - Missing ECCM2SensorData.dat

guppy_ wrote:
Tue Mar 17, 2020 11:26 pm
I need this now as well.

Would someone please post the files to a permanent location that will not expire?
if you find this, please let me know the location..
if the file is small i'll host it here..
by BillMorrow
Sun Mar 15, 2020 5:37 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: Bill Morrow collection
Replies: 21
Views: 5852

Re: Bill Morrow collection

thanks.. :)
by BillMorrow
Sat Mar 14, 2020 12:57 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: SOLD: 701C
Replies: 4
Views: 1392

Re: FS 701C

hello pc wiz biz llc.. it looks like the battery has leaked.. no HDD.. a couple of PCMCIA cards are in the card slots.. the hinge is probably stiff and has broken the material of the bottom case.. i have sold off most all of my 701C collection through a friend.. i think i saw that you are asking $25...
by BillMorrow
Thu Mar 12, 2020 8:31 pm
Forum: ThinkPad Legacy Hardware
Topic: 701CS for sale
Replies: 3
Views: 1895

Re: 701CS for sale

hello and welcome to the forum.. i hope you have other newer thinkpads to use.. :-) i have transferred about a dozen thinkpad 701C's to my friend hwattys here on thje forum to fix and sell off.. i did not want them going into a dumpster if i should suddenly go off to the 'other side'.. :-\ so he mig...
by BillMorrow
Thu Feb 27, 2020 7:13 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T430-T490 / T530-T590 Series
Topic: T450 screen brightness - panel whitelist issue?
Replies: 6
Views: 3273

Re: T450 screen brightness - panel whitelist issue?

surely someone has something to contribute here..?
by BillMorrow
Sat Feb 15, 2020 7:29 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T430-T490 / T530-T590 Series
Topic: Lenovo T440p
Replies: 2
Views: 1387

Re: Lenovo T440p

hello and welcome to the forum..
it would be better to translate that web link into english.. :)
by BillMorrow
Thu Feb 13, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: Brand New Genuine T410/T420 battery not charging.
Replies: 5
Views: 2653

Re: Brand New Genuine T410/T420 battery not charging.

hello and welcome to the forum.. that is sure a novel approach to recovering a NOS battery.. :) IF you give that a try i would sure use a charger for Li batteries BUT i'm not so sure it would work since those external chargers (see amazon) used for charging Li battery cells expect to see a controlle...
by BillMorrow
Sat Feb 08, 2020 1:45 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: Recovery Set Repository for Community Members
Replies: 55
Views: 13020

Re: Recovery Set Repository

commenting here to add that i promised to sort through the remaining recovery sets i have accumulated since about 1995 and FedEx them to theterminator93.. in sorting out the personal CD's from the recovery CD's i was launched on a cleaning spree of my office and i keep finding more recovery sets (so...
by BillMorrow
Sat Feb 01, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: WTB T70
Replies: 4
Views: 1427

Re: WTB T70

hello and welcome to the forum.. :) i have several T61p's.. one works one has the MB issue.. those are the widescreen versions.. do have one or two others of the same generation.. i shipped most ALL of my thinkpads to indiana to be sold late last year including an S30 and some other rare thinkpads.....
by BillMorrow
Sat Feb 01, 2020 2:37 am
Forum: GENERAL ThinkPad News/Comments & Questions
Topic: The last REAL ThinkPad before Lenovo
Replies: 18
Views: 3351

Re: The last REAL ThinkPad before Lenovo

hello and welcome to the forum..

T60p
by BillMorrow
Fri Jan 31, 2020 12:38 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X1 / X1-Carbon / X1-Extreme and later Series
Topic: Carbon X1 4th Gen & External Monitors
Replies: 4
Views: 2227

Re: Carbon X1 4th Gen & External Monitors

How many external monitors can I connect to a Carbon X1 4th Gen without using a docking station and assuming that the internal display will be deactivated? I am interested in connecting 3 external 1920*1080 monitors via DisplayPort (daisy chain). Is that possible? hello and welcome to the forum.. i...
by BillMorrow
Thu Jan 30, 2020 1:40 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T430-T490 / T530-T590 Series
Topic: Lenovo T430S replacement wifi card
Replies: 3
Views: 2077

Re: Lenovo T430S replacement wifi card

Having a bit of trouble with my wifi card connecting to a new router. Causes random 71 second freezes. Think it might be the original wifi card struggling with newer technology. I know that the T430S has a wifi whitelist, which I assume must identify the wifi cards that can be used. Does anyone kno...
by BillMorrow
Mon Jan 27, 2020 8:00 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: Thinkpad T60 BIOS date/time not changing
Replies: 2
Views: 1850

Re: Thinkpad T60 BIOS date/time not changing

hello and welcome to the forum.. and PLEASE edit your profile and enter your city in OZ.. it is the one thing i require.. T60..?! i have my last T60p still running.. :-) but i love the X1 carbons.. especially the extreme ones with the 4k display.. for your issue i would check the cmos battery.. i'm ...
by BillMorrow
Sat Jan 25, 2020 7:52 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T4x Series
Topic: T43 Hard Drive Issues - Not 2010 Error!
Replies: 4
Views: 2246

Re: T43 Hard Drive Issues - Not 2010 Error!

hello df94..
welcome to the forum..

hard to say whats up with your hard drive..
have you tried acronis on it..?
have you checked to see if the recovery partition is still there..? and if so have you tried running the recovery..?
have you tried another hard drive..?
by BillMorrow
Thu Jan 23, 2020 4:09 am
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: EU seems to be in danger...
Replies: 532
Views: 308363

Re: EU seems to be in danger...

my opinion of islam is that it is a cult, a misogynistic, bigoted, racist, hateful POLITICAL ideology MASQUERADING as a RELIGION which has been at WAR since its founding by a lying criminal pedophile in the 7th century.. ISLAM has invaded most everywhere, it was finally thrown out of spain 500+ year...
by BillMorrow
Wed Jan 22, 2020 3:53 am
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: ** Happy New Year to All **
Replies: 52
Views: 49814

Re: ** Happy New Year to All **

Happy New Year to You all, Happy New Year to Bill (!) a Year that helps bring together democracies and their representatives, that helps us to understand priorities in economics and in politics... that helps secure the foundations of human life, of our species... best wishes and happy trails thanks...

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