Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad T40 2373 Notebook ?

Once I have logged on and I am working on one of the various programs the start menu disappears. The only way that I can get the start menu back is to restart the computer and then it disappears again. Without the start menu I can get any of the programs. What is wrong and how do I fix this? It is a IBM PC ThinkPad T40. I have tried putting the mouse where the start menu is but it is not there.


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This is not a problem with your T40.

This is a configurable options in Windows.

You can program the start menu to disappear and reappear when you bring the mouse in close proximity to the area where your start menu has been configured to appear, either on the bottom, left, right, or top of the desktop and which feature can be reconfigured by left clicking on the initial appearance or a subsequent appearance of the start menu and indicating your preference.
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