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IBM A31 I'd like to know if my 14" screen on my laptop can be upgraded to a 15" and if so what would I need to change out?

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It could be done but is not an economical task. The cost of spare parts to make the change would probably exceed the value of the machine.

Go to http://www-307.ibm.com/pc/support/site.wss/document.do?sitestyle=lenovo&lndocid=MIGR-39796 and read the IBM Hardware Maintenace Manual.

If you really want a 15" display, buy a used T31 (eBay?) configured the way you want it and then sell yours.

Good luck.

Posted on Apr 21, 2008

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