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by friedrich-eugen
Sat Aug 10, 2019 9:40 am
Forum: ThinkPad Yoga
Topic: Yoga 700-11isk Windows 10 update - no more sound
Replies: 0
Views: 359

Yoga 700-11isk Windows 10 update - no more sound

Hello, it is a little bit annoying... ... My daughter has gone to Sydney, to have a terme there during her master-studies... and she took our travel-NB along, a Yoga 700-11isk (Core M i7, 8GBmemory, 1TB SSD, Windows 10 1903pro. Office etc etc...) She is going to have video-driven courses, as far as ...
by friedrich-eugen
Sat Aug 10, 2019 9:14 am
Forum: ThinkPad Yoga
Topic: yoga 3-11 & Yoga 700 11isk keyboard/touchpad erratic
Replies: 4
Views: 1194

Re: yoga 3-11 & Yoga 700 11isk keyboard/touchpad erratic

Status:

From time to time I still find the NB irresponsive on Boot, trackpoint andor keyboard disabled.
Lenovo has still not bothered th assist in updating the systemboardsoftware by asssting in updating the video-driver it tweaked.

Sad... disappointing...
by friedrich-eugen
Fri Jul 12, 2019 5:11 am
Forum: ThinkPad Yoga
Topic: yoga 3-11 & Yoga 700 11isk keyboard/touchpad erratic
Replies: 4
Views: 1194

Re: yoga 3-11 & Yoga 700 11isk keyboard/touchpad erratic -update

July 2019 : I have got the machine to work properly, running Windows 10 Pro, V. 1903 (07)... ... in general... I still happen to have the NB starting without beeing able to access keyboard or/and touchpad. (as with the Yoga 3-1170) I still happen to see no reason and I to have to restart the machin...
by friedrich-eugen
Thu May 23, 2019 4:38 pm
Forum: ThinkPad Yoga
Topic: yoga 3-11 & Yoga 700 11isk keyboard/touchpad erratic
Replies: 4
Views: 1194

Re: yoga 3-11 & Yoga 700 11isk keyboard/touchpad erratic

Thanks for Your advice ... Starting I did consider having mechanically made something wrong... ... later I felt that it may be a sign for Windows 10 consuming more cpu-capacy /Systemcapacity/ memory than the system may be prepared to offer... I have tried Intels graphic driver update - Intel does st...
by friedrich-eugen
Mon May 20, 2019 5:23 pm
Forum: ThinkPad Yoga
Topic: yoga 3-11 & Yoga 700 11isk keyboard/touchpad erratic
Replies: 4
Views: 1194

yoga 3-11 & Yoga 700 11isk keyboard/touchpad erratic

Hello, Systems: Yoga 3-11 and Yoga700-11isk M5-Y71- 8GB 500GB/1TB ssd m.2 Windows 10 (latest) I happen to see ever again keyboard and touchpad stopping service, without previous notice ( :( ). Systems might need updated Video, but Lenovo does not offer Updates to this systempart (graphics Intel 515)...
by friedrich-eugen
Fri Mar 29, 2019 9:13 am
Forum: ThinkPad R, A, G and Z Series
Topic: A31p - a decade later (LONG)
Replies: 178
Views: 47434

Re: A31p - a spare one

I still have two of them... I had Windows 7 on one of them, but decided to go back to XP, using an ssd in a SSD-to-IDE converter but I will not use it any more in daily service. It's a kind of memorial of my first steps into modding-light. The second one I have is in principal the same kind 2.6 Ghz ...
by friedrich-eugen
Wed Mar 27, 2019 3:41 am
Forum: ThinkPad Yoga
Topic: Yoga 3-1170 andTouchpad not recognised/not working
Replies: 4
Views: 817

Re: Yoga 3-1170 andTouchpad not recognised/not working

Problem solved: the cable -system to touchpad- has to be sensibly inserted & fixed, very small aberration does produce a touchpad being not recognized... There seems to be some sensibility touchscreen versus touchpad, it happens rather often, that my cursor stops working, but the screen still is tou...
by friedrich-eugen
Tue Jan 01, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: ** Happy New Year to All **
Replies: 46
Views: 31029

Re: ** Happy New Year to All **

All colours for You
have a very happy new year, stay unhurt and well protected,
just as happy and lucky as possible!! :-D

all the best
by friedrich-eugen
Tue Jan 01, 2019 1:13 pm
Forum: ThinkPad Yoga
Topic: Yoga 3-1170 andTouchpad not recognised/not working
Replies: 4
Views: 817

Re: Yoga 3-1170 andTouchpad not recognised/not working

No, it does show a cursor, as it does work with the display (touchdisplay!), but it does not see/ work with the trackpad... As the external mouse, as the touchdisplay work, it should not be a problem of the mainboard, should it? Well if that is true, I should be cable or trackpad or both, shouldn't ...
by friedrich-eugen
Tue Jan 01, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: ** Happy New Year to All **
Replies: 46
Views: 31029

Re: ** Happy New Year to All **

Sorry RealBlackStuff,

any translation ? :)
by friedrich-eugen
Tue Jan 01, 2019 9:21 am
Forum: ThinkPad Yoga
Topic: Yoga 3-1170 andTouchpad not recognised/not working
Replies: 4
Views: 817

Yoga 3-1170 andTouchpad not recognised/not working

Hello, I've been trying to repair an Yoga 3-1170 from spares, the machine works perfectly, Windows 10 home and Tools installed. Display is bright, Touch 10 finger is working... But: Touchpad will not be seen. Mouse, if installed works perfectly, but Touchpad (!) is not seen, does not respond. Earlie...
by friedrich-eugen
Tue Jan 01, 2019 7:24 am
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: ** Happy New Year to All **
Replies: 46
Views: 31029

Re: ** Happy New Year to All **

Hello to You all, We'll all need a very happy year ... t here is so much turmoil around, so much of short-sighted action, so much lack of empathy, so much lack of of factual knowledge and understanding... we shall need very much luck to spare us the next hot regional or non-regional wars, we shall ...
by friedrich-eugen
Sat Feb 10, 2018 9:57 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: Positive feedback for FAIR Traders
Replies: 3026
Views: 557538

Re: Positive feedback for FAIR Traders

far too much ... Credit has to go to TuuS and RealBlackStuff for helping me and selling the necessary Parts/modds to me, some Years ago. I'm happy that my Frankenpads and now the unused, spare LED-Display have found new "homes", will serve further. They have worked perfectly with Windows 10pro and M...
by friedrich-eugen
Sat Jan 20, 2018 3:29 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: FS: Frankenpad-Spares T9500 CPU / X9000 / T61 14,1" 44C3933Board (Frankenpad ?)
Replies: 4
Views: 1670

Re: FS: Frankenpad-Spares T9500 CPU / X9000 44C3933Board

Hello TuuS,

Thanks, this site is new to me, it seems new, when I did my Frankenpad, i did not have access to that site
it seems more complet and shows far more different possibilities...
by friedrich-eugen
Fri Jan 19, 2018 9:49 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: FS: Frankenpad-Spares T9500 CPU / X9000 / T61 14,1" 44C3933Board (Frankenpad ?)
Replies: 4
Views: 1670

Re: FS: Frankenpad-Spares T9500 CPU / X9000 44C3933Board

Hello TuuS, I used info from a Frankenpad Wiki (German), when I decided to look for a spare of that FRU as a second best ... That is where and why I took the chance... May be the info was not correct, my understanding not complete. I never tried to install, as I happened to have two working frankenp...
by friedrich-eugen
Thu Jan 18, 2018 6:57 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: FS: Frankenpad-Spares T9500 CPU / X9000 / T61 14,1" 44C3933Board (Frankenpad ?)
Replies: 4
Views: 1670

FS: Frankenpad-Spares T9500 CPU / X9000 / T61 14,1" 44C3933Board (Frankenpad ?)

Giving up on Frankenpad: (1) spare CPU T9500 (2) spare CPU X9000, both are listed to run in Frankenpad-Boards (see wiki) (3) a 44c3933 T61-Systemboard (original T61 / 14,1") with Nvidia-chip NVS 140M, Codes on the chip are: Nvidia, 26N3CD 00826A2, A Taiwan, NH3977.01R, G86-740-A2, board bougth as ne...
by friedrich-eugen
Thu Jan 18, 2018 6:41 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: SOLD: T60 Frankenpad LED-UXGA-Display
Replies: 0
Views: 815

SOLD: T60 Frankenpad LED-UXGA-Display

SOLD to Canada Giving Up on Frankenpad (T60/61P) ... I offer an unused (kept as spare) komplete T60P-UXGA-Display, containing an LED-15,1" UXGA-Display, Display bought from TuuS, Modded cableing & inverter from RealBlackStuff. I made the display for my wife's Frankenpad, I tested it after finishing ...
by friedrich-eugen
Thu Nov 30, 2017 6:31 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: FOUND: T60/p or T61/p 14.1
Replies: 7
Views: 1581

Re: WTB: T60/p or T61/p 14.1

Hello, well, I'm selling my Frankenpad. You might think about the configuration: - with or without LED-Display (UXGA!) - with or without added memory - with or without HDD - with or without batteries - with or without ac-adapters (90w., 65W) - with or without spares. See my post: https://forum.think...
by friedrich-eugen
Thu Nov 30, 2017 6:22 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: WTB: T61p 14.1" FX 570m system board
Replies: 1
Views: 888

Re: WTB: T61p 14.1" FX 570m system board

I am selling my Frankenpad and spares ... As for the spares: I did look for a 44c3926 (that is a board after August 2008 with the FX570M chip, but had no luck. I do have a spare board, January 2008 (i.e. before the August 2008 change), see my post in the marketplace Let me know (PM), if You are inte...
by friedrich-eugen
Sat Nov 18, 2017 6:54 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: SOLD:T60/61P Frankenpad plus STILL to SELL: spares
Replies: 1
Views: 1075

SOLD:T60/61P Frankenpad plus STILL to SELL: spares

SOLD: I do have a fully functional T61P Frankenpad to sell (machine of my wife), built with the help of TuuS and RealBlackStuff. It is a machine with dedicated FX570M Nvidia-Chip, the board bought from TuuS , is 100% functional, working from start today without any problems... !! STILL to SELL: (0) ...
by friedrich-eugen
Sat Nov 18, 2017 6:41 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: WTB a FrankenPad (X61 or T61) T420 w/ FullHD, etc. Open to offers!
Replies: 4
Views: 1763

Re: WTB a FrankenPad (X61 or T61) T420 w/ FullHD, etc. Open to offers!

I do have a fully functional T61P Frankenpad to sell (machine of my wife), built with the help of TuuS and RealBlackStuff. Up to day 4GB Memory/500 GB Travelstar /Windows 10 1709/office 32bit installed, conventional display (UXGA). Memory Upgrade is easily done to 2x4GB /8GB memory. Machine is inten...
by friedrich-eugen
Sun Oct 22, 2017 6:51 am
Forum: ThinkPad Yoga
Topic: Yoga 3-11 how to restore system ID to a machine?
Replies: 4
Views: 1687

Re: Yoga 3-11 how to restore system ID to a machine? NOT SOLVED

Lenovo refused to help, the point being, that I obviously had a new board, that I did use to refurbish a dead machine (successfully), but it was not Lenovo that did it. So, as I do not have the tool to write the neccessary info to the board, I'll have to visit Lenovo now and than in order to renew t...
by friedrich-eugen
Sat Oct 21, 2017 8:46 am
Forum: ThinkPad R, A, G and Z Series
Topic: Achieved: My TP A31P 2,6Ghz, 2GB,256GB IDE-SSD alive and kicking
Replies: 1
Views: 4822

Achieved: My TP A31P 2,6Ghz, 2GB,256GB IDE-SSD alive and kicking

Hello I managed to have my "historic" piece of Thinkpad back to life some week ago... It runs Windows 7 SP1, not speedy but properly, just somehow a bit slow, but it works, it is as up to date as possible, it is secure and it allows to get a glimpse of the achievement, that this Laptop was. It handl...
by friedrich-eugen
Wed Aug 16, 2017 4:24 pm
Forum: ThinkPad Yoga
Topic: Yoga 3-11 how to restore system ID to a machine?
Replies: 4
Views: 1687

Re: Yoga 3-11 how to restore system ID to a machine?

Lenovo is not prepared to help...

... as it was not them, that did exchange systemboard, ssd and keyboard (german) ...

I shall try it myself ... again.
by friedrich-eugen
Sun Aug 13, 2017 6:04 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: SOLD T60-61p Frankenpad (15"UXGA) - offers welcome -update
Replies: 4
Views: 1553

SOLD T60-61p Frankenpad (15"UXGA) - offers welcome -update

Hello, --- one sold (mine), one (my wife's) will be up for sale in december - PM welcome !! I intend to sell the second one of two working Frankenpads, my wife's Frankenpad, -- german keyboard (easyly exchangable), -- complete installation of Windows 10 Pro (32bit) -- complete with a set of tools (s...
by friedrich-eugen
Fri Aug 04, 2017 6:51 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: SOLD: A31p for parts
Replies: 8
Views: 1326

Re: FS: A31p for parts

Hello,
I' m just back from some holidays...

I'll have to look into my boxes :) and come back

ADDITION: MY BOXES only contain A31(I think two) I had bought to look at the boards...

So up to now: No A31P at hand for sale
by friedrich-eugen
Fri Aug 04, 2017 6:49 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: Thinkpad A31P - lots of parts -no boards- to give away later this Year
Replies: 5
Views: 3626

Re: Thinkpad A31P - lots of parts -no boards- to give away later this Year

Hello RMSMajestic ... ... i feel a slight assocciation to the smal village, home of Asterix and Obelix, the Romans never occupied ?? .... To answer Your question: -- Yes, I think I have several of those Cameras, one Microphone, both to add at the top of the display ... -- No, I do not have this extr...

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