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by omgitsaheadcrab
Fri Jul 20, 2018 7:00 am
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: Upgrading X220/X230 to FHD 1080p
Replies: 1078
Views: 209542

Re: Upgrading X220/X230 to FHD 1080p

Screen finally arrived today so I'm going to solder my mod. The mod kit didn't come with an auxiliary power cable, just a sense wire. Can I use part of an old USB cable (which is stranded) or should I find a thin single core wire? Whatever solderable (since some cheap cables aren't even copper thes...
by omgitsaheadcrab
Thu Jul 19, 2018 5:04 am
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: Upgrading X220/X230 to FHD 1080p
Replies: 1078
Views: 209542

Re: Upgrading X220/X230 to FHD 1080p

Screen finally arrived today so I'm going to solder my mod. The mod kit didn't come with an auxiliary power cable, just a sense wire. Can I use part of an old USB cable (which is stranded) or should I find a thin single core wire?
by omgitsaheadcrab
Wed Jul 11, 2018 5:00 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: Upgrading X220/X230 to FHD 1080p
Replies: 1078
Views: 209542

Re: Upgrading X220/X230 to FHD 1080p

It'll be outputting through both DP and LVDS, the latter is about 1W extra I believe. So yeah, normal.

Can you see BIOS when you boot now that you have fixed the sense wire? Soldering looks OK imho
by omgitsaheadcrab
Mon Jul 09, 2018 3:29 am
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: Upgrading X220/X230 to FHD 1080p
Replies: 1078
Views: 209542

Re: Upgrading X220/X230 to FHD 1080p

Did you add the sense wire? The guy above you has the same problem and can't see it either without an external monitor plugged in.
by omgitsaheadcrab
Fri Jul 06, 2018 10:30 am
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: Upgrading X220/X230 to FHD 1080p
Replies: 1078
Views: 209542

Re: Upgrading X220/X230 to FHD 1080p

Struggling to find the recommendedLP125WF2-SPB4 screen, everyone seems to ship 'compatible' models instead.

I just received a LP125WF4-SPB1, which is glossy and presumably newer but worse.

Would a LP125WF4-SPB4 work too?
by omgitsaheadcrab
Fri Jun 29, 2018 10:22 am
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: Upgrading X220/X230 to FHD 1080p
Replies: 1078
Views: 209542

Re: Upgrading X220/X230 to FHD 1080p

Gnark wrote:
Fri Jun 29, 2018 9:28 am
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Got my invoice & paid earlier this week, didn't receive in my spam folder either :]
by omgitsaheadcrab
Sat Jun 23, 2018 8:50 am
Forum: ThinkPad X200/201/220 and X300/301 Series
Topic: Upgrading X220/X230 to FHD 1080p
Replies: 1078
Views: 209542

Re: Upgrading X220/X230 to FHD 1080p

As someone who filled out the form about two weeks ago, check my spam folder daily :[ I think there's a fair few people ahead of me..

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