November 10th, 1. Pushing this key by default pops up the start menu in Windows. The pain, the anguish!! I went into the BIOS, then into the start-up page, and moved all the usb start-up options to the bottom of the list, after a reboot into ubuntu, both usb ports worked again. There are only a few drives that will fit in there.

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It’s not repairable other than replacing the motherboard. Another thing though is the laptop plugged in when you get this message because some USB2 devices might need additional power.

The screen cover for the ThinkPad T42 is constructed of ksb and prevents any screen flexing. You can beef up the T42 and get a 1.

The Asus case was plastic which I did not like and it was a bit of an unknown to me. USB 1 but now they are both slow. Even if I had gotten a smaller one, my backpack would have only gone from 15 pounds to thinkpa pounds.

IBM ThinkPad T42 Review (pics, specs)

After f42 re-dock, just hibernate and then resume — after this, the USB devices plugged into the dock the ultrabase work again. No USB-C audio please! Their support department is in Atlanta, Georgia. I tried the same with XP and it worked ….


Message 3 of 4. So far, two possible causes have been suggested.

[ubuntu] USB on Thinkpad t42

Following is a full review and pictures of the latest If you’re asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem.

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. I like it better than my desktop keyboard. The case it a little cheap and platicky, but seem to work as described.

This page was last modified on 15 Januaryat It would be nice to have a built-in media card reader for such flash storage devices as SecureDigital cards or CompactFlash cards. Using finger scanner as a substitute ueb password logon makes for easy yet secure protection of your account. IBM web site information: Have you tried booting with the drive plugged in to see if you get a different result?

IBM ThinkPad T42 with Biometric Security Review (pics, specs)

So unfortunately, i have no way to use my computer without a mouse. I have the same problem!


FingerPrint reader Security and Software The latest addition to the T42 is of course the built-in fingerprint reader to provide biometric security. Following are the specs for this notebook:. If you are in a warm room the fan will also have to run more often as heat cannot be dissipated as fast when the external temps are high.

Ubm third and somewhat more complex of the easiest fixes: I had the good fortune of getting one with no dead pixels, the bane of the LCD industry.

We are not sure whether it can provide USB 2.

Message 4 of 4. It uses a SoundMax chip. Hey guys, thanks for taking the time to reply to my post. Pros The best keyboard around, combined with TrackPoint navigation allows for easy use and input Tough case titanium reinforced plastic and rugged design, yet still relatively thin-and-light.

Survey Results from PCWorld. Which one would you choose for a desktop?