Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad 600E 2645 Notebook ?

Trackpoint Malfunction the pointer will move by itself very rapidly and is extrenely sensitive. All of the settings are appropriate. How do I repair or take out the trackpoint for clean and repair?

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You are lucky that you have IBM machine. They provide a facility of RESTORE TO FACTORY SETTINGS.
\015\012Using it all such misappropiate settings will get cured and your machine will work like a BRAND new machine.
\015\012Also regarding your mouse sensitivity, you can go to CONTROL PANEL & then to MOUSE settings & there you can customize your mouse settings (sensitivity also).
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\015\012With Regrards,
Many IBM and Dell laptops that\015\012have the 'trackpoint" aka pencil eraser head between the G and H keys\015\012of your keyboard that control your mouse cursor cause this problem

cheap fix OPTION #1) is\015\012to remove the keyboard and cut the ribbon cable that attaches to the\015\012trackpoint. Voila ! Problem solved if you dont mind using an external mouse, but next option is more realistic

OPTION #2) Buy a keyboard cheap on eBay. Search: IBM 600 thinkpad keyboard. Easy to replace. See this link, easy for even a novice


Hope that helps !
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