Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad T42 Notebook ?

I,m also haveing a problem with my t23 thinkpad. i'm interested in a new loptop but i'm piled with bills at the time and i don't have the funds to purchase a new laptop ,so i've just been trying to get the t23 to work. i've up-graded from a 10 gb hard drive to a 20 gb hard drive. i was getting the famous bsod (blue screen of death) but it stop for a while and i began setting up windows xp. finally got it programed then tried to reboot and it gave me the (can't find os) so i tried rebooting and s


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Is the 20Gb hard drive a 2nd hand one?
\015\012The hard drive could be faulty, does the BIOS setting detect the hard drive?
\015\012Try installing XP again and if it doesn't find a hard disk it could be faulty.
\015\012Test the 20Gb hard drive by connecting it to an USB hard drive adapter and plug it into a working computer's USB port. If this computer detects it as an external hard drive and you can see the various folders and open files, then the hard drive is OK and you could have a fault with the disk controller in the T23.
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