Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad T42 Notebook ?
There is a delay when pressing the keys on my thinkpad T42
\015 When i type normally no letters show up on my screen. but if i hold a key down there is a several second delay before it shows up on the screen. i was told to replace the keyboard and i did with a new one but its still the same. my laptop is a IBM think pad t42, model # r4u, machine type 2378 s/n l3bhh60, windows xp-pro sp2. can you help me. thank you.\015
You haven't mentioned how other programs behave. i would suggest it is spyware slowing your computer down or one program that is using up to my cpu usage. hitting control-alt-delete will bring up your task manager... at the bottom it shows cpu and memory usage as a percent.... what are the amounts ?
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