There are only a few drives that will fit in there. The latest notebook manufactured under the IBM brand? There is the Access IBM button as well. It works well and finds it right away when I turn it on. We’ve had this prob now for some months. Both USB ports suddenly stopped working. What is strange is that it shows a usb hub controller with 6 ports 6.

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Once again, make sure that whatever you want to test the USB ports with is plugged when booting the “live” CD. For any of those under this tab, open whichever one and then press the reinstall driver.

I also wanted a modular battery. That’s a hard tjinkpad.

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I am one of those who does not prefer glossy screens. I have the same problem! Good luck and let us know.

Here are the steps: Will try to update had been updating at least twice the driver again as suggested in here. I had already tried the things you mentioned I have since decided to keep my ibm thinkpad t42 usb, which in some ways makes me regret not getting the Fujitsu.

The Asus case was plastic which I did not like and it was a bit of an unknown to me. Like all ThinkPads, the build quality is outstanding. Cigarguy Thank you for the heads up! It has excellent contrast.

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Please do NOT ibm thinkpad t42 usb private messages since I won’t be able to read them. After deciding to go with the T42, I set about to find the best price. Sorry guys, that is a hardware problem not a software problem.

The distro I’ve suggested will thinkpav from your CD-ROM or whatever media drive your T42p has without affecting the inm of the hard disk. So far so good. We have a chance to guarantee our right to repair electronic equipment—like smartphones, computers, and even farm equipment. The pain, igm anguish!! All content posted on TechnologyGuide is granted to TechnologyGuide with electronic publishing rights in perpetuity, as all content posted on this site becomes a part of the community.


One of the few things concerns I had about buying on the internet and not from IBM with there 30 day return policy, was having a dead pixel or two which IBM would not fix cause there not enough dead ones. Shortly after buying ibm thinkpad t42 usb laptop, I added ibm thinkpad t42 usb 1GB memory module. Hello all, I have been battling this for quite sometime and I’ve run out of options.

If I pull down on it, it scrolls down and vice versa. There is the right amount of travel when pressing the keys.

Everything on the system side checks out, so I think something burned up on the board and its a goner.