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by axur-delmeria
Sat Jul 21, 2018 12:40 am
Forum: ThinkPad X2/X3/X4x Series incl. X41 Tablet
Topic: Budget SSD / Adapter Combo for X41?
Replies: 2
Views: 164

Re: Budget SSD / Adapter Combo for X41?

You might run into some compatibility issues. IDE to mSATA adapters use an IDE to SATA bridge chip to allow the SSD and Thinkpad to communicate. However, the X41 itself uses an IDE to SATA bridge chip because the Intel 915GM chipset only has 1 IDE port (which is routed to the docking port, to connec...
by axur-delmeria
Fri Jul 20, 2018 11:44 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: Diaper Don
Replies: 4
Views: 78

Re: Diaper Don

:lol:

That was great RBS, especially the first one!! Made my day, and not talking about Dirty Harry. :D
by axur-delmeria
Fri Jul 20, 2018 5:58 am
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: T420s to fanless server project - sub-board connectors
Replies: 3
Views: 105

Re: T420s to fanless server project - sub-board connectors

Try looking for the schematics of the T420s. Sometimes, the schematics mention the part number of the connectors.

Also, have you found a way to power up the board without a keyboard?
by axur-delmeria
Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:57 pm
Forum: Thinkpad X6x Series incl. X6x Tablet
Topic: Don't get ripped off on an SXGA+ screen for your X61/X62
Replies: 21
Views: 4565

Re: Don't get ripped off on an SXGA+ screen for your X61/X62

Tangentially related question, I have a pair of X60s-es with spotty screens so I'm scouting for replacements. It's not just a drop-in replacement for IPS screens, is it? (Even with just the XGA one.) In this somewhat old guide for putting an IPS in non-Tablets, it mentions a converter cable is requ...
by axur-delmeria
Thu Jul 19, 2018 12:23 am
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: What Is This?
Replies: 11
Views: 295

Re: What Is This?

Sorry for missing the joke. Not in a funny mood today. :oops:
by axur-delmeria
Wed Jul 18, 2018 11:43 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: Rebuilding an X220T, which battery and display upgrade?
Replies: 7
Views: 395

Re: Rebuilding an X220T, which battery and display upgrade?

The Yafda battery seems to be working great, am getting like 6 hours screen on time with a light workload out of it. Battery saver, 25% brightness, 40% limit on max CPU w/e in power settings. Airplane mode as well sometimes. Why the hell does intel lock me out of undervolting the CPU? Anyway I can ...
by axur-delmeria
Wed Jul 18, 2018 11:41 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: What Is This?
Replies: 11
Views: 295

Re: What Is This?

Annecy wrote:
Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:25 pm
Thinkpad4by3 wrote:
Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:06 pm
"Pictures?"
I've never heard of a T60 ... with an integrated WebCam :BAAAD!: :jhem:
He's asking for pictures because the OP's description is pretty vague.
by axur-delmeria
Wed Jul 18, 2018 9:49 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: Is the x220 worth getting in 2018?
Replies: 22
Views: 1209

Re: Is the x220 worth getting in 2018?

ThinkGreen wrote:
Wed Jul 18, 2018 6:52 pm
In terms of weight x220t and x230t are very similar?
Yes. They use the same chassis and similar components after all. :)
by axur-delmeria
Wed Jul 18, 2018 2:42 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T430/T530 and later Series
Topic: [solved] T430 boot from mSATA
Replies: 6
Views: 112

Re: T430 boot from mSATA

Is it in Legacy or UEFI boot mode?
by axur-delmeria
Wed Jul 18, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: Is the x220 worth getting in 2018?
Replies: 22
Views: 1209

Re: Is the x220 worth getting in 2018?

ThinkGreen wrote:
Wed Jul 18, 2018 12:12 pm
Are there USB 2.0 ports only ?
Based from https://www.notebookcheck.net/Review-Le ... 217.0.html, USB 2.0 only.
by axur-delmeria
Wed Jul 18, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X230 and later Series
Topic: why is sk 8855 USB keyboard so special?
Replies: 8
Views: 583

Re: why is sk 8855 USB keyboard so special?

I'm discussing with a friend to make a custom case for it, so that the availability of this device should only depend on the availability of X220 keyboards. Ping me if you're interested in this! Does your project include the electronics that could turn the X220 keyboard (and hopefully other Thinkpa...
by axur-delmeria
Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:32 am
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: Is the x220 worth getting in 2018?
Replies: 22
Views: 1209

Re: Is the x220 worth getting in 2018?

Looks good. The only bummer is the lack of USB 3.0 ports unlike the regular X220 with Core i7.
by axur-delmeria
Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:09 am
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: T420s ~ as in "sleek" ???
Replies: 10
Views: 378

Re: T420s ~ as in "sleek" ???

SATA II vs SATA III performance threshold? It exists, but you probably won't notice it too much. mSATA SSD size: don't get anything smaller than 120GB, unless you're using Linux only. If you can find a 240-250GB SSD at a good price, get it. It's always good to have extra free space. :D Having said t...
by axur-delmeria
Wed Jul 18, 2018 9:46 am
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: Is the x220 worth getting in 2018?
Replies: 22
Views: 1209

Re: Is the x220 worth getting in 2018?

Does it worth the money ? Do you actually need another laptop and/or the pen features? The X220T is a bit bigger and heavier than the regular X220. In the tablet version the display quality should be above average. The display quality should be the same as an IPS-equipped X220, but with a glossy fi...
by axur-delmeria
Mon Jul 16, 2018 2:35 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: Xeon in T61?
Replies: 5
Views: 295

Re: Xeon in T61?

The Intel SL9HN seems like it might work. This SL9HN http://www.cpu-world.com/CPUs/Xeon/Intel-Low%20voltage%20Xeon%202%20GHz%20-%20LF80539KF0412M%20(BX80539KF20002M).html ? It's a Sossaman Xeon, based on the Yonah (Core Duo). It's slower, both in clock speed (2GHz), and performance-per-MHz, compare...
by axur-delmeria
Mon Jul 16, 2018 10:12 am
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: Xeon in T61?
Replies: 5
Views: 295

Re: Xeon in T61?

Xeons are server CPUs. I doubt one exists that would fit in the T61's CPU Socket P.
by axur-delmeria
Sun Jul 15, 2018 7:43 am
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: Is the x220 worth getting in 2018?
Replies: 22
Views: 1209

Re: Is the x220 worth getting in 2018?

Depends on what you expect to do. For a secondary/travel machine, they're quite nice. A 2nd-gen Core i5 is no slouch. Need it for serious work? Connect a high-res monitor. Funnily enough I scale my X220's screen to 1536x864 on Linux. As long as the text isn't too small it works well enough--then aga...
by axur-delmeria
Sat Jul 14, 2018 4:01 am
Forum: ThinkPad W530/W540/W550 Series
Topic: W530 Ethernet port dead
Replies: 4
Views: 140

Re: W530 Ethernet port dead

richyboypalm wrote:
Sat Jul 14, 2018 3:52 am
Please correct me if I am wrong but the system still uses the same Ethernet chip on the motherboard when using the docking station?
Yes it does use the same chip.

It's possible that only the RJ45 port is damaged.
by axur-delmeria
Fri Jul 13, 2018 10:19 am
Forum: ThinkPad T430/T530 and later Series
Topic: Processor upgrade with T440p
Replies: 3
Views: 166

Re: Processor upgrade with T440p

There are some HQ models available that are soldered onto a PGA946 adapter, to enable installation on socketed boards. There's one particular success story, with an i7-4980HQ (the one having Iris Pro Graphics 5200 with 128MB eDRAM) running in a T440p: https://old.reddit.com/r/thinkpad/comments/88dz4...
by axur-delmeria
Wed Jul 11, 2018 1:05 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: Replacing a LP125WH2 (SL)(B1) with a LP125WH2 (SL)(B3) on an X220 Tablet
Replies: 4
Views: 166

Re: Replacing a LP125WH2 (SL)(B1) with a LP125WH2 (SL)(B3) on an X220 Tablet

Agnu wrote:
Wed Jul 11, 2018 12:30 pm
Is there a resource somewhere that details each screen and their configurations?
None that I know of.
by axur-delmeria
Wed Jul 11, 2018 10:11 am
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: T400
Replies: 12
Views: 328

Re: T400

Isn’t that the same link as in my first post? :D The Media card driver from there certainly didn’t get the SD card reader working. True enough! Check the following: https://forum.thinkpads.com/viewtopic.php?p=722786#p722786 Here is another post saying pretty much the same thing: https://www.dell.co...
by axur-delmeria
Wed Jul 11, 2018 8:34 am
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: T420s ~ as in "sleek" ???
Replies: 10
Views: 378

Re: T420s ~ as in "sleek" ???

I don't see a problem with partitioning SSDs. You only need to properly align the partitions --usually at multiples of 1MB (1,048,576 bytes).
by axur-delmeria
Wed Jul 11, 2018 3:50 am
Forum: ThinkPad T400/410/420 and T500/510/520 Series
Topic: T400
Replies: 12
Views: 328

Re: T400

Go to Device Manager and take note of the Hardware ID of each of the unknown devices, like this:

Image

You can take screenshots, upload them to an image-sharing site, then link it here. From there we can help in identifying them.
by axur-delmeria
Wed Jul 11, 2018 12:35 am
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: Replacing a LP125WH2 (SL)(B1) with a LP125WH2 (SL)(B3) on an X220 Tablet
Replies: 4
Views: 166

Re: Replacing a LP125WH2 (SL)(B1) with a LP125WH2 (SL)(B3) on an X220 Tablet

It seems like you bought the bare LCD panel, as used in the regular X220 and X230. The Tablet versions have a digitizer for pen and touch capability.

I don't know if it's possible to transplant the parts from the X220T screen that you already have.
by axur-delmeria
Tue Jul 10, 2018 11:25 am
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: Webcam on X200s gives pink image. Solutions?
Replies: 2
Views: 159

Re: Webcam on X200s gives pink image. Solutions?

Hello, recently I exchanged Display cable on my X200s. Now the Webcam is visible in BIOS and can be used, but it creates extremely pink Image. When I cover the lens with my finger, the Image is not black, but pink. Does anyone know why? And what might be the solution for it? Thank in advance, Andre...
by axur-delmeria
Mon Jul 09, 2018 9:45 am
Forum: ThinkPad R, A, G and Z Series
Topic: Does R60 support the Turbo Memory card?
Replies: 1
Views: 137

Re: Does R60 support the Turbo Memory card?

1. The Turbo memory card is a PCIe device that plugs into the T61/R61/X61 WWAN slot. Unfortunately, the R60's WWAN slot is USB-only (no PCIe signals). 2. The Turbo memory card provides little benefit, as tested by various tech websites. Furthermore, some users in this forum reported Windows BSoDs (B...
by axur-delmeria
Sun Jul 08, 2018 11:33 am
Forum: ThinkPad T4x Series
Topic: Knoppix won't boot properly on Thinkpad T410
Replies: 8
Views: 253

Re: Knoppix won't boot properly on Thinkpad T410

Try to get a more recent version of Knoppix. Maybe the one you have doesn't have proper support for Intel HD graphics.
by axur-delmeria
Sun Jul 08, 2018 10:34 am
Forum: ThinkPad T4x Series
Topic: Knoppix won't boot properly on Thinkpad T410
Replies: 8
Views: 253

Re: Knoppix won't boot properly on Thinkpad T410

1. How old is that Knoppix Live CD?
2. Does your T410 have Intel or nVidia graphics?
by axur-delmeria
Sun Jul 08, 2018 3:59 am
Forum: ThinkPad X230 and later Series
Topic: X240 upgrade (Ram and M.2 SSD)
Replies: 10
Views: 255

Re: X240 upgrade (Ram and M.2 SSD)

But before you install your OS on that M.2 SSD, remove your main-drive temporarily. You should also set that boot-up drive as the first one in BIOS Startup. Good advice. That's exactly what we did when we installed the M.2 2242 SSD in the T440. @mogcai After watching that video tutorial you linked ...
by axur-delmeria
Sat Jul 07, 2018 10:00 am
Forum: ThinkPad X230 and later Series
Topic: X240 upgrade (Ram and M.2 SSD)
Replies: 10
Views: 255

Re: X240 upgrade (Ram and M.2 SSD)

mogcai wrote:
Sat Jul 07, 2018 7:20 am
I found people simply install a new m.2 SSD without removing the cache drive in some online tutorial.
Can you provide a link to that tutorial?

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