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IBM T20 notebook NO network connect by windows xp why??

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No Wireless link.

Check the drivers, Go to Control panel, select Device manager and browse the list for anything out of the ordinary, like a sub menu at one side. Go into the sub menu and click Refresh Driver and check for conflicts. Windows should be able to detect and fix conflicts.
If that is no good, go to the manufacturers web site and download the lates drivers.

Hope this helps.

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How do i install operating system with external dvd


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How to Install Windows XP on a Thinkpad T20

The Thinkpad T20 is a laptop computer from IBM designed for business use. This computer comes with the Windows XP operating system and--if necessary--can be reloaded with the operating system. All you need to perform this operation is the installation disc for Windows XP and a valid product key. This product key can be found on the bottom of the computer or with the documents included with the machine (if Windows XP was pre-installed on the computer).

Windows XP CDProduct key
1 Turn on your T20 laptop computer and press the blue "ThinkVantage" button.

2 Scroll through the options and select the option to boot from your T20's CD/DVD drive.
3 Press the "Enter" key at the welcome window and press the "F8" key once you have read (and agreed to) the license terms for installing the software.
4 Select the drive on which you want to install Windows XP and press the "C" button, followed by the "Enter" button.
5 Press the "Enter" button again to start the installation process. When prompted, enter the product key for Windows XP. Once the setup finishes, you can use the computer.

Dec 26, 2011 | IBM ThinkPad T20 2647 Notebook

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Ibm thinkpad ethernet port not working


In XP-Go to Start>Control Panel>Network Connections

Verify that the ethernet adaptor is not disabled. If it is, right click and then click enable.

If that doesn't work, try to right click and "repair connection"

If that doesn't work. Go to Start>Control Panel>System

Click on the Hardware tab, then on the Device Manager. Scroll until you find your network adaptor and make sure that there isn't a yellow or red symbol next to it. If there is, you need to reinstall the driver (check the IBM website for this).

Oct 16, 2009 | IBM ThinkPad T20 2647 Notebook

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Can Windows XP Pro be installed on an IBM T20? I'm


yes you can. I checked e-bay and there are lots of them with windows xp.

Sep 09, 2009 | IBM ThinkPad T20 2647 Notebook

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I have a thinkpad t20 and a 570e, both with


The IBM Recovery Disk that comes with those laptops is set up for Windows 2000, not Windows XP Pro. The answer is No, you cannot use the IBM Recovery Disk for them, if you install Windows XP Pro.

However! You will have a recovery disk, because you will have the Full Installation disk for Each laptop. Windows XP Pro Full Installation Disk.

(Microsoft Users License states "One genuine copy of Windows per One computer" That means you need Two, genuine copies of Microsoft Windows XP Pro)


Sep 06, 2009 | IBM ThinkPad T20 2647 Notebook

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I want to setup windows xp on my pc IBM but how to start setup on this pc ??


Get yourself a copy of Windows XP. Put the disk in the cdrom, boot the machine, follow the prompts and you are on your way

Jan 12, 2009 | IBM ThinkPad T20 2647 Notebook

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Need driver for 8x dvd drive for thinkpad


When a properly inserted and working drive is connected, it is automatically discoveredand installed. Specific drivers are not necessary or available. I will assume you are not talking about a DVD viewer application?

If the OS does not discover the drive, then the drive is likely defective, or not properly connected.

Oct 26, 2008 | IBM ThinkPad T20 2647 Notebook

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IBM ThinkPad T20


Wow, a lot of information but I'm unclear as to what you are trying to do.

Are you connecting the T20 directly to the T40 using a cat5 cable and then trying to access the internet on the T20 via the modem?

Connecting the two computer together using a normal cat5 will not work, you need to use a crossover cable otherwise you are connecting the send to the send and the receive to the receive.
You can also use a hub, a switch or a router if you have any of those on hand.

As for the modem, I suggest you unplug the telephone line from the modem and plug it into a phone and see if you can hear a dial tone. If you cannot hear a tone either the extension is bad (replace) or you outlet is defective. If you can hear a tone, the modem card may be defective.

Oct 08, 2008 | IBM Thinkpad T20 Notebook

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Will not detect ethernet on windows XP or win2000


If you have Cd utilities enclosed in the laptop you should install that specially the chipset, VGA, Network,Audio. these are the basic installation in windows operating system. Howver if you don;t have that CD/DVD utilities you can download the driver here: http://www-307.ibm.com/pc/support/site.wss/document.do?sitestyle=lenovo&lndocid=MIGR-4JSQHB

hope this help you. Please leave comment b4 u rate, Thanks! melnavz

Jan 28, 2008 | IBM ThinkPad T20 2647 Notebook

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