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by riffer
Tue Jun 16, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T400/T410/T420 and T500/T510/T520 Series
Topic: T420 grubrescue
Replies: 1
Views: 1854

Re: T420 grubrescue

Try Boot Repair?

https://www.fosslinux.com/1521/boot-rep ... issues.htm

Also, can you find Windows boot manager or your llinux drive by pressing F10 (I think) at startup? At least it gets you in.
by riffer
Thu May 28, 2020 12:16 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T400/T410/T420 and T500/T510/T520 Series
Topic: Battery life on T420
Replies: 9
Views: 3491

Re: Battery life on T420

If you can throw windows on a spare drive and run Lenovo Diagnostics to see what's up with the battery. Definitely a possibility. However please also appreciate what tlp-stat, part of TLP package can show on my T520: ... Lol! I completely forgot about that. I was running Zorin Lite for a while and ...
by riffer
Thu May 28, 2020 9:55 am
Forum: ThinkPad T400/T410/T420 and T500/T510/T520 Series
Topic: Battery life on T420
Replies: 9
Views: 3491

Re: Battery life on T420

If you can throw windows on a spare drive and run Lenovo Diagnostics to see what's up with the battery.
by riffer
Wed May 27, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X200/X201/X220 and X300/X301 Series
Topic: mSATA in X220/X230
Replies: 25
Views: 8923

Re: mSATA in X220/X230

The problem will be finding a reasonably priced and reliable mSATA with reasonable performance. I ended up just throwing a Samsung 860pro SSD in my T420 because of that. I just use my mSATA as a Windows drive for the occasional task (Linux user). I think you can find 850 EVO's in mSATA here and ther...
by riffer
Tue Apr 28, 2020 7:36 am
Forum: Linux Questions
Topic: Zorin OS
Replies: 23
Views: 9720

Re: Zorin OS

If you have any performance issues try Zorin Lite. I did run into some issues on my T420 with it getting to work the way I wanted when I closed the lid. Otherwise very nice.

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