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by BillMorrow
Sat Sep 19, 2020 11:47 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: For Sale: X220/X230 Nitrocaster Kit with LG LP125WF2 FHD Panel
Replies: 9
Views: 801

Re: For Sale: X220/X230 Nitrocaster Kit with LG LP125WF2 FHD Panel

off topic remark re. cataract surgery.. i had it done a couple of years ago and agree the results ARE, if all goes according to plan, excellent overall, BUT (there is always some sort of BUT someplace) you will need reading glasses for reading small print (computers, newspapers, etc) all depending o...
by BillMorrow
Thu Sep 10, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: FS: Unused IBM PC110
Replies: 1
Views: 275

Re: FS: Unused IBM PC110

interesting.. a real antique.. not a real thinkpad but for sure a precursor to thinkpads.. about $500 + shipping..?!
by BillMorrow
Wed Sep 02, 2020 2:25 am
Forum: ThinkPad Legacy Hardware
Topic: 701C hdd upgrade issue
Replies: 4
Views: 643

Re: 701C hdd upgrade issue

i HAD a 701/755 recovery CD set i gave to HWATTYS on this forum..
you can PM him to see if he can supply a copy..
by BillMorrow
Thu Aug 20, 2020 1:05 am
Forum: Windows 10
Topic: Possible to Bypass Login Screen on T480S?
Replies: 8
Views: 686

Re: Possible to Bypass Login Screen on T480S?

this user lied and entered houston, texas when registering but is logging in from china..
will delete this user if he does not show up by friday..
by BillMorrow
Wed Aug 12, 2020 11:49 am
Forum: OS-X Questions
Topic: Best Mac Antivirus?
Replies: 4
Views: 851

Re: Best Mac Antivirus?

i use ESET on all my computers..
but never ran any AV on my iphones or ipads..
if i were to want any protection on my ios devices i would start with ESET..
by BillMorrow
Sun Aug 09, 2020 12:07 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X230-X280 / X390 Series
Topic: Thinkpad X390 Motherboard issue!
Replies: 1
Views: 439

Re: Thinkpad X390 Motherboard issue!

hello and welcome to the thinkpad forum at forum.thinkpads.com.. international shipping should be no problem if the people in the delivery chain are good and not thieves.. only you know the situation in KZ for such things as this.. wait a bit and some others might have a source for you.. if it were ...
by BillMorrow
Sun Aug 09, 2020 1:35 am
Forum: ThinkPad Legacy Hardware
Topic: ThinkPad 2611 Keyboard
Replies: 1
Views: 364

Re: ThinkPad 2611 Keyboard

hello and welcome to the forum.. but we DO ask for your real location.. used the IP so far but if it is not correct, please correct it.. 1400 series thinkpad.. IMO not the best example of the breed.. made by another hardware maker for IBM if my aging memory is correct, still.. i don't think i ever h...
by BillMorrow
Sun Aug 02, 2020 3:01 am
Forum: ThinkPad X1 / X1-Carbon / X1-Extreme and later Series
Topic: X-1 Carbon Gen 8 odd internet reconnect issue
Replies: 3
Views: 575

Re: X-1 Carbon Gen 8 odd internet reconnect issue

have 2 X-1 extremes, gen 2's.. 1 older 1 carbon gen 2 (wife uses that one) and an X1 carbon gen 3.. all these have been ironclad reliable thus far.. on and off wifi via sleep and power down, etc. and never any issue reconnecting with the routers.. i got rid of my linksys stuff years ago 'cuz they we...
by BillMorrow
Wed Jul 01, 2020 3:12 am
Forum: ThinkPad T60/T61 Series
Topic: T60 battery source?
Replies: 16
Views: 1897

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: 1415

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: 1650

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: 1591

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: 7
Views: 2070

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/X201/X220 and X300/X301 Series
Topic: Upgrading X220/X230 to FHD 1080p
Replies: 1275
Views: 433940

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: 1680

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 T60/T61 Series
Topic: T60P with FlexView 15 ". Bright screen. The effect is like old cinema.
Replies: 10
Views: 2133

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: 2033

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: 158
Views: 31809

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: 158
Views: 31809

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: 158
Views: 31809

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: 158
Views: 31809

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: 158
Views: 31809

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/P40/P50/P70 and later Series
Topic: P50 X-Rite Color Calibrator issue - Missing ECCM2SensorData.dat
Replies: 5
Views: 4479

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: 6443

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: 1630

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: 2714

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: 4218

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: 1632

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/T410/T420 and T500/T510/T520 Series
Topic: Brand New Genuine T410/T420 battery not charging.
Replies: 5
Views: 3516

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: 15079

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...

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