Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad 570 Notebook ?

I'd like to upgrade the HD of my Thinkpad 570 2644-1AG from 4GB to 10MB or even more. IBM system FRU parts list only shows 6,10 and 12 GB as compatible drives. I have found a 40GB Toshiba IDE drive , Toshiba P/N MK4026GAXB,IBM P/N 71P7511. Is it going to work ? Thks in advance Gerard from France


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It most likely will work, but the BIOS (might be too old) may not allow you to access the full capacity of the hard disk.
\015\012You would normally lose approx. 10% of the capacity when you format the hard disk.
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