Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad G40 Notebook ?

Drive got deleted

\015 I have an IBM laptop and it has only one drive in it i want another one my storage is too large for the one i have the free space at the moment is only 1.6 GB and i cant approach for an IBM help center to get a Cd for this purpose any website or something??? i need help......\015

Answers :

Many old laptop support IDE hard drives up to 30 GB (better to buy 20 GB some 30 is not supported). 20 GB hard drives are available on Ebay.

Once you have the hard drve, get a generic Windows install disk and a valid licence key, and boot from Windows setup CD to install the system.
If the computer does not boot from CD, then go to BIOS settings and change boot order.

Once Windows had been installed , you will need to download and install all drivers from IBM download website.
See : \015\012Lenovo Support & downloads - Drivers and software - ThinkPad
Hi, you could either replace the hard drive for a larger one or invest in an external hard drive, these are really cheap at the moment and you can purchase a 1TB (1000gb roughly) for less than £80. i recommend ebuyer, fast delivery and value for money. (can i plug ebuyer?)
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