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After opening the box and quickly setting the free printer aside, I turned it on. Screen Size 15 inches Processor 1.

The laptop has been set to original factory settings. Graphics Processing Type see all.

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I had to increase the DPI a hair to make it more usable for me. In the end I decided on the ThinkPad. There’s a problem loading this menu right now.

When I am using it in my lap ibm thinkpad t42 is a dream. That way if I ever want to re-install, True Image can re-install a blank hard drive in about five minutes. See questions and answers.


But then, you ibm thinkpad t42 come here for a review of the Tuinkpad six years after launch.

IBM Thinkpad T42 Laptop 2378-FZU 1.7Ghz CPU 2378FZU

Have one to sell? Also, Hard Drive Door. Page 1 of 1 Start Over Page ibm thinkpad t42 of 1. Mine came with the RPM Hitachi 7k60 hard drive.

I personally thinkpas out and do a fresh install of every ibm thinkpad t42 I have owned. First, it’s absolutely astonishing how well a six-year-old laptop continues to hold together—a true testament to the ThinkPad engineering team. Where most consumer laptops from have long since retired to the scrap heap with broken hinges, casing, failed motherboards, etc.

I can push on the lid and get no ripples. This is the third IBM laptop I have owned and travel with it every week. I have since decided to keep my desktop, which in some ways makes me regret not ubm the Ibm thinkpad t42.

Product information Technical Details. It also has numerous utilities installed like battery MaxiMiser, hard drive protection software, and the UltraNav. If tyinkpad were more quality panels ibm thinkpad t42 use, economies of thinkpaf comes into play and prices go down, but it doesn’t look like ibm thinkpad t42 much interest in creating less expensive IPS panels when you can make even cheaper TN displays. Has Windows XP installed and runs great. It illuminates the keyboard in dimly lit environments.


I purchased a Bluetooth enabled Kensington Pilot Ibm thinkpad t42 to use with it. I like the stick on my T42 better than the old ones. As a vocal proponent of improving laptop LCD quality—and LCD quality for desktops as well—the past few years have been painful. I can see where it would come in handy. I have also had Unbuntu Linux and Windows installed on it. I finally rigged it up so I could use it to scroll.

ibm thinkpad t42 Before we get to the charts, the other item worth discussing is the resolution and aspect ratio. I think they are still mad at Microsoft for stealing the OS market from them.