Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad T40 2373 Notebook ?
Pre-loaded harddrive died in my ThinkPad T40.
\015 I bought this refurbished T40 2374 - 75U from IBM several years ago. The preloaded harddrive died. I bought and installed a new hard drive; re-installed the basic XP operating system, but the Access IBM button does nothing, the touchpad behaves differently; the machine doesn't even know it has wireless capability; etc.\015\012Can I get a 'restore' disk to return this machine to it's former self? (for free?)\015\012I've also downloaded the drivers from Lenovo, but all of the above problems remain.\015
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