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Missing Docking Station key

Someone on my team at work has docked his ThinkPad into a Docking Station without a key. Now he can't get the laptop out of that docking station. What can we do?

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  • camarocowboy Jun 30, 2008

    Thanks! Since it's not in my possession, I'll have to get a hold of it, which may take a couple of days. I'll see if I can take it apart enough to do that. It's also attached to the adjustable stand, I'm not sure if that may also to impede me.

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You will have to take the docking station apart until you can see the locking mechanism. Once you can see the mechanism, you should be able to get a screwdriver ron it and release it. Make sure that it releases, don't force it, and most of all, be patient.

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