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by ilakast
Sun May 21, 2017 4:33 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: What's the lightest laptop that you travel with? [WARNING: 2 tiny pix]
Replies: 48
Views: 3836

Re: What's the lightest laptop that you travel with? [WARNING: 2 tiny pix]

Using a terminal based linux OS I need a physical keyboard so I cannot stand tablets/smartphones. So for travelling I am using a X201 with a X200s 1440x900 screen. Fits great on a plane's table and there is no issue about not having enough battery charge as most planes now offer an AC plug
by ilakast
Mon May 01, 2017 7:00 am
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: The Complete 6x-series QXGA Thread
Replies: 124
Views: 42224

Re: The Complete 6x-series QXGA Thread

Nice high res! Some amazing skills to swap the bulb, well done! Enjoy
by ilakast
Sun Apr 30, 2017 6:24 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: The Complete 6x-series QXGA Thread
Replies: 124
Views: 42224

Re: The Complete 6x-series QXGA Thread

Akimitsui wrote: The laptop working with the swapped bulb:
http://imgur.com/a/TyBf6
http://imgur.com/a/jXRCJ
Why do you get 1920x1440 and not 2048×1536 ?
by ilakast
Sun Jan 22, 2017 6:32 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: FS: Fall clearance - T60/61 bay batteries with SONY cells
Replies: 6
Views: 933

Re: FS: Fall clearance - T60/61 bay batteries with SONY cells

It depends if they came from widescreen T60/T61 or 4:3 ones
by ilakast
Tue Apr 19, 2016 3:12 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: Looking to purchase a T61p, need some advice to get the right one
Replies: 31
Views: 4251

Re: Looking to purchase a T61p, need some advice to get the right one

RealBlackStuff wrote:The Sharp was never used by Lenovo, it was used in the likes of Dell Latitude D800 series.
Dell Inspiron 8500 too (select models only)
by ilakast
Sun Apr 10, 2016 8:40 am
Forum: ** HOW TOs & FAQs **
Topic: Concise list of all Thinkpad models (history) ?
Replies: 10
Views: 16654

Re: Concise list of all Thinkpad models (history) ?

A list of vintage type numbers 1161 ThinkPad iSeries 1200 1171 ThinkPad iSeries 1300 2366 ThinkPad T30 2373 ThinkPad T40 2432 ThinkPad 220/230 Series 2521 ThinkPad 700T 2523 ThinkPad 710T 2524 ThinkPad 730T, 730TE 2600 ThinkPad 310 Series 2603 ThinkPad 500 2604 ThinkPad 510 2609 ThinkPad 240x 2610 T...
by ilakast
Sun Apr 03, 2016 6:18 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: CLOSED: WTB: 360PE files
Replies: 7
Views: 854

Re: WTB: 360PE files

TP 360PE - Original Autoexec.bat (DOS/Windows 3.1) @ECHO OFF PROMPT $P$G SET READIBM=C:\READIBM\READIBM.PRO PATH=C:\;C:\DOS;C:\WINDOWS;C:\THINKPAD;C:\CCMOBILE;C:\READIBM; SET TEMP=C:\WINDOWS\TEMP SET IBMAV=C:\DOS REM TO DISABLE WRITE-CACHING, REMOVE 'C+' FROM THE FOLLOWING LINE C:\DOS\SMARTDRV.EXE C...
by ilakast
Sun Apr 03, 2016 10:38 am
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: 14.1" T61 mainboard in 14.1" T60?
Replies: 56
Views: 16486

Re: 14.1" T61 mainboard in 14.1" T60?

micrex22 wrote:And I installed a 1600x1200 display which is quite nice on 14.1".
Care to elaborate on that? Model? Plug n play?
by ilakast
Sun Mar 27, 2016 6:28 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: X201 RAM memory max?
Replies: 5
Views: 2440

Re: X201 RAM memory max?

It does take 8gb sticks, see here http://forum.thinkpads.com/viewtopic.php?t=120287
by ilakast
Sun Mar 20, 2016 1:16 pm
Forum: ThinkPad Legacy Hardware
Topic: ThinkPad 750cs - No video
Replies: 7
Views: 4564

Re: ThinkPad 750cs - No video

The 750x HMM (search for file tpvol2.pdf) on pages 221-222 states Two short beeps with blank screen. System Board Have a look along these pages.. Also, since you get VGA output on external monitor, I would try entering the BIOS (i.e. Easy-setup) and run the diagnostics Press and hold the F1 key; the...
by ilakast
Sun Mar 20, 2016 1:01 pm
Forum: ThinkPad Legacy Hardware
Topic: Legacy Thinkpad 365ED problem
Replies: 4
Views: 2525

Re: Legacy Thinkpad 365ED problem

disk 1 of 2 http://download.lenovo.com/ibmdl/pub/pc/pccbbs/mobiles/s36b2141.exe disk 2 of 2 http://download.lenovo.com/ibmdl/pub/pc/pccbbs/mobiles/s36b2142.exe info http://download.lenovo.com/ibmdl/pub/pc/pccbbs/mobiles/s36b214x.txt IBM ThinkPad* 365C/365CS/365CD/365CSD/365E/365ED July 23, 1996 Syst...
by ilakast
Thu Aug 27, 2015 7:23 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: Positive feedback for FAIR Traders
Replies: 2943
Views: 468126

Re: Positive feedback for FAIR Traders

Cannot recommend db999md highly enough. Went the extra mile keeping in touch with a slight problem that was resolved in the end. Thanks again
by ilakast
Wed Aug 26, 2015 4:28 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: How to use 3G on X300 in Canada
Replies: 1
Views: 778

Re: How to use 3G on X300 in Canada

It is most probable that the card will be locked to Vodafone UK, so you need to unlock it first if you wanted to use it abroad. But since the OS cannot see the card, make sure it is physically there first, then double check in the BIOS if it is enabled and then try installing drivers. For relevant t...
by ilakast
Fri Jul 31, 2015 8:35 pm
Forum: Linux Questions
Topic: Android-x86 KitKat build for ThinkPad Tablets
Replies: 43
Views: 23736

Found an app on F-droid that supports pen input : Quill (Pen note-taking) - https://f-droid.org/app/com.write.Quill

Sent from my XT1039 using Tapatalk
by ilakast
Fri Jul 31, 2015 8:15 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: Does the T61 6463-4YU (08/09) have a Wifi?
Replies: 7
Views: 931

Hit lspci in a terminal and paste the results

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by ilakast
Fri Jul 31, 2015 2:01 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T6x Series
Topic: A strange-looking Thinkpad
Replies: 23
Views: 1731

Re: A strange-looking Thinkpad

This is an i-Series wrongly described...
by ilakast
Tue Jul 28, 2015 6:38 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: SOLD: X201 frankenpad with 1440x900 + ultrabase
Replies: 4
Views: 777

Let me know if you are willing to sell minus the hard drive, ac adaptor and x200s donor and for what price.

I'm based in Milwaukee, WI temporarily (ignore my profile location)

Thanks

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by ilakast
Fri Jun 19, 2015 4:06 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: Random/odd stuff givaway - just pay for shipping
Replies: 1
Views: 941

Re: Random/odd stuff givaway - just pay for shipping

I'm afraid these will go to the skip on Sunday. Khipata asked for the caddy, but didn't respond back, so nothing has been taken so far...
by ilakast
Sun Jun 14, 2015 9:16 am
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: Is there a current laptop that you are VERY excited about?
Replies: 90
Views: 10604

Re: Is there a current laptop that you are VERY excited about?

Eurocom M4 "the most powerful 13.3 inch notebook"

At 2kgs I wouldn't call it "ultraportable" but I guess you can't have it all... Amazing specs
by ilakast
Sat Jun 13, 2015 3:50 pm
Forum: ThinkPad R, A, G and Z Series
Topic: Using R60e Video-Out on Vizio TV RGB
Replies: 4
Views: 2340

Re: Using R60e Video-Out on Vizio TV RGB

jimwg wrote:I think is a Video-out port -- It's not Firewire, I know.
I reckon this is an S-video port
by ilakast
Mon Jun 08, 2015 1:39 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: Random/odd stuff givaway - just pay for shipping
Replies: 1
Views: 941

Random/odd stuff givaway - just pay for shipping

FRU 02K0525 "Sardine tin" HD caddy for 7XX series (includes matching cable) FRU 92P6105 Teac CD-RW/DVD-ROM for G40 series (Untested) FRU 92P6569 CD-RW/DVD for R5x/R6x/Z6x series (most probably working) GCA-4080N Hitachi DVD Writable/CD-RW (Untested) - This is pulled from a non-IBM laptop 11.3'' DSTN...
by ilakast
Fri May 29, 2015 2:26 pm
Forum: ThinkPad Legacy Hardware
Topic: Inside of Thinkpad 770 14.1" lid
Replies: 3
Views: 2822

Re: Inside of Thinkpad 770 14.1" lid

I guess we both have a sweet spot for the 770 series :-) For starters, have a look on this post of mine from the past and by the end of next week I will be able to spare some time and look into my stash if I can find that 14.1 screen... Others can correct me if I'm wrong but I am afraid it's not 13....
by ilakast
Thu May 28, 2015 7:21 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: WTB: 770 lower trackpoint / scroll button
Replies: 4
Views: 455

Re: WTB: 770 lower trackpoint / scroll button

I'm glad if it gets any use, cause at the moment it's collecting dust (yes, it's from a 770Z). It's less than 500gr and I can fit it as a "large letter" so it's £5.15 for Norway with Royal Mail.
by ilakast
Thu May 28, 2015 6:47 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: WTB: 770 lower trackpoint / scroll button
Replies: 4
Views: 455

Re: WTB: 770 lower trackpoint / scroll button

Let me know if you want the whole lot or just the button. For free, just pay postage

http://imgur.com/5ByFQGj
by ilakast
Sat Mar 28, 2015 8:01 pm
Forum: Thinkpad X6x Series incl. X6x Tablet
Topic: USB keyboard on a X60s
Replies: 3
Views: 5083

Re: USB keyboard on a X60s

Lars wrote:But what about just plugging the keyboard in to a USB port?
Yes, it will work fine.
by ilakast
Sat Feb 14, 2015 2:40 pm
Forum: Thinkpad - General HARDWARE/SOFTWARE questions
Topic: Airport security and bags
Replies: 3
Views: 2371

Re: Airport security and bags

Apologies for resurrecting an old thread, but found this relevant to the topic's title Copy and paste this full link below into your browser, to see a picture: http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-g-r4t5oKTJU/VMIV79B8bwI/AAAAAAAAFkM/83PNo3gUSMA/s1600/Dayton%2B(2).JPG source: http://blog.tsa.gov/2015/01/tsa-201...
by ilakast
Mon Jan 12, 2015 5:49 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: IBM 850, PowerPC ThinkPad sold for over $1000!
Replies: 17
Views: 2876

Re: IBM 850, PowerPC ThinkPad sold for over $1000!

Stumbled upon one's for sale: eBay item number: 251788089111 (not affiliated!)

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