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Does anyone use a Thinkpad?

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Very soon (as in tomorrow) I am getting a Thinkpad L520. I was wondering what the compatibility normally is for one of these sorta units. Its basically a cheaper T520 case and screen wise, but for hardware its all the same. Is there anything I should look out for as a problem?

Specs: http://notebooks.com/2011/02/21/lenov ... details-specs-and-photos/

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Re: Does anyone use a Thinkpad?

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Hi,

Think it was tested a few years ago but not a lot of support then, you could try now and see if the audio now works ?

https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Aros/Pla ... e_System_HCL#IBM.2FLenovo

Jeff

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I tried a couple of slightly older models (T60 and T500 IIRC) and was basically limited to VESA display and no LAN or sound, however I didn't persist much. As I have since found out sound sometimes takes a little more effort to make it work well.

For network the best bet may be to invest in a compatible Atheros WLAN card to replace whatever it comes with.

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I am using an IBM Thinkpad A31 with the ATI mobility 7500 chipset, using the internal network card, a 100GB HD and a docking station.

I originally installed Icaros 1.5, which gave me some issues playing movies.

Recently I upgraded to 2.2, and although have not used this version extensively, so far I have no problems.




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