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by Jbloodwo
Fri Dec 22, 2017 3:36 am
Forum: GENERAL ThinkPad News/Comments & Questions
Topic: What to do if Computrace is activated in your TP BIOS
Replies: 98
Views: 79942

Re: What to do if Computrace is activated in your TP BIOS

Wait a day until it's deactivated and then disable it. Actually it was only about 2 hours and 3 reboots. I shrank my Linux install by 32 gig and installed win 10 an after like 4 boots I went in to bios and no more warning. Thanks to all of you. Computrace is now permi ally disabled.... Sent from my...
by Jbloodwo
Tue Dec 19, 2017 7:31 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X1xxe Series
Topic: Some questions about my AMD x131e
Replies: 4
Views: 8678

Re: Some questions about my AMD x131e

It might be more than 8gig. I have 12 in mine. An 8 and a 4. Linux appears to see all of the memory. And the bios appears to also see it is 12 gig. I am on the amd x131e. I can post screen shots later tonight.


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by Jbloodwo
Tue Dec 19, 2017 6:07 pm
Forum: GENERAL ThinkPad News/Comments & Questions
Topic: What to do if Computrace is activated in your TP BIOS
Replies: 98
Views: 79942

Re: What to do if Computrace is activated in your TP BIOS

Well I am part of the way there. Called absolute and the system is “disabled” in the database. However, the agent stated no way to ever disable in bios. Which we known is BS


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by Jbloodwo
Tue Dec 19, 2017 3:48 pm
Forum: GENERAL ThinkPad News/Comments & Questions
Topic: What to do if Computrace is activated in your TP BIOS
Replies: 98
Views: 79942

Re: What to do if Computrace is activated in your TP BIOS

Let’s try this again A fried and I bought x131’s over the weekend at frys because he had a savings code that made them too good to pass on. unfortunately, no one in the chain appears to have released these machines because computrace is still active. What I am wondering is will I need to reinstall w...

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