Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad R31 2656 Notebook ?
IBM R31 ThinkPad connecting to VISIO flat screen TV
\015 I connect a VGA cablefrom the R31 to the TV and cannot get it to work.\015
So there are a few things you need to know, you will need a converter box from the Laptop to TV, but you would not need one for connecting your laptop to a monitor. These can be purchased online (ebay) or in stores.
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IBM R31 ThinkPad connecting to VISIO flat screen TV
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On the second Thinkpad laptop, that doesn't show a display with an LCD screen. Plug a VGA monitor into the VGA port on the back of the laptop. Hold the Fn key down, tap once on the F7 key (Toggle your display over to an external monitor) ... IBM ThinkPad T40 2373 Notebook
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Try to get hold of a bootable xp pro disk and boot from it, when finished loading the initial drivers and files onto the system gointo the 'R' option recovery console, this is a command line recovery, once there type chkdsk c:/f and press enter let i ... IBM ThinkPad R31 2656 Notebook
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HI FRND ,\015\012\015\012The best way is you have to purchase the power connector for laptop harddisk so u can connect the harddisk in a desktop PC so u can copy all ur pics to that PC and burn it or save it..\015\012\015\012l ... IBM ThinkPad T23 2647 Notebook
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Battery fully charged, battery installed in the IBM Thinkpad 380Z.Laptop off.Turn the laptop over on it's top cover. Remove the Memory Compartment Cover. (Front of laptop facing you. Cover to the front right. Remove one screw) ... IBM PC Laptops
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