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My X41 boots up tp the RgubjPad screen and does not go to windows screen. I've restarted several times, but Windows XP doesn't open. Help???

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  • zimmerman281 Mar 23, 2011

    Nothing was plugged into the X41 tablet except the power cord. I can bring up the task manager with ctl-alt-del, but it will not boot to the windows XP screen.

    How do I reload the system from 2 days ago, when it was working?

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You may wanna try this:
turn off the computer the unplug everything connected to it except from the charger..turn it on again and see if it will turn on then once its on completely then you can plug back in all those devices connected to it..hope this help so pls vote

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How to reinstall windows xp thinkpad x41


How to Reload Windows XP Without Removing Files Deleting system files, modifying the registry and installing incompatible drivers to Windows XP can damage the integrity of the operating system, rendering it inoperable. Virus infections are often responsible for making the aforementioned changes to a system, but employees who have administrative access to the workstation can make deleterious modifications to the OS as well. Reinstalling Windows XP can repair the OS, but if work-related files are stored to the system partition, all of the data will be erased during the installation process. To reload Windows XP without losing files, you can perform an in-place upgrade, also known as a repair installation.

Step 1
Insert the Windows XP CD into the optical drive and then press "Ctrl-Alt-Del" to restart the computer. Step 2Press any key when prompted to load the contents of the disc. Press "Enter" on the Welcome to Setup screen.
Step 3 Read the license agreement, pressing "PgDn" to scroll down the page. Press "F8" to agree to the terms. The CD will search for previous installations of Windows XP. Step 4
Press "R" to repair the selected operating system. The disc will begin reinstalling the operating system to the hard drive without affecting personal files. Follow the on-screen prompts to complete the repair installation. Step 5
Log in to Windows XP and sign on to the Internet when installation completes. Click "Start," "All Programs" and then "Windows Update." Step 6
Click "Scan for Updates" to search for applicable service packs and hotfixes to reinstall to the OS. Step 7
Click "Install Now" to bring the in-place upgrade up-to-date.
Things Needed
  • Windows XP CD

Tip
  • Make sure you have your Windows XP product key (found on the CD cover or on the computer case) available prior to reinstallation.

Warnings
  • If possible, back up your files previous to the installation in case something goes awry during the process.
  • You will need to reinstall all non-native programs and removable devices after performing an in-place upgrade.

Apr 27, 2014 | Lenovo ThinkPad X41 Tablet PC

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During restore windows i found error "Windows could not complete the installation. To install windows this computer, restart the installation.


Reboot windows without any CD in drive and tap F8 key before windows screen appears. Select safe mode from the menu that appears and elect to do a system restore.
If this doesn't work you could try changing the boot order in the bios ensuring that your hard drive is first boot device. should get into bios when starting PC usually F2 or del key. remember to save changes in bios normally F10

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I have reinstaled windows xp on thinkpad x41 tablet now touch screen and pen no longer working, could any one help????


Go here and get the driver:

http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/downloads/detail.page?LegacyDocID=MIGR-58054

May 19, 2012 | Lenovo ThinkPad X41 Tablet PC

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Hi. I've recently acquired a Lenovo Thinkpad X41 tablet PC (1866-CRG version) but unable to work out how to turn on the wifi - there doesn't seem to be a function-key or switch assigned for that...


I had the same issue when i first got my used x41, i downloaded Intel Pro/Wireless 2915ABG Network connection driver onto external drive then installed onto cdrive. Im no pro so hope it helps..

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My toshiba r15-s822 says it has no drive and gives a (Ide#0 ERROR) i had a virus and i formated the drive a while back and i got a new windows xp install but i cant seem to load it cause it wont show the...


Xp can only "See" a hard drive up to about 128GB, if its bigger than that, XP won't install.

Make sure your drive is properly connected, and jumper in the right place (1 drive, set to master)
If it used to work before your problem, should be ok.

Then boot from your windows disk. If your bios is set to boot from the hard drive, if there's no operating system on your hard drive it can't boot.

If its set to boot from the hard drive first, it may, after a few seconds revert to booting from the disk drive. If not, while booting watch the screen, at the bottom it you should see "Press F2 for setup or F10 for boot options" or something similar. To temporarily change the settings, choose the boot options menu and select "Boot from CD". Restart and you should be on your way.

If that doesn't work, you may need a new hard drive.

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I have an IBM thinkpad x41 and it comes to the Windows xp screen needing a password and I dont know the password can someone help me?


You can use Ophcrack, an open source software. You don't need any access to Windows to be able to recover your lost passwords. Simply visit the site, download the free ISO image, burn it to a CD and boot from the CD. The Ophcrack program starts, locates the Windows user accounts, and proceeds to recover (crack) the passwords - all automatically.

Here is the link to download you ISO file to burn to a cd.
http://downloads.sourceforge.net/ophcrack/ophcrack-xp-livecd-2.3.1.iso

Or use Another computer by installing the exe file and make a cd for your recovery:
http://downloads.sourceforge.net/ophcrack/ophcrack-win32-installer-3.3.1.exe

Nov 30, 2010 | IBM ThinkPad X41 Tablet PC

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XP Drivers for IBM ThinkPad x41


FOR WINDOW DRIVER: WWW.WINDRIVERS.COM
WWW.MRDRIVERS.COM
WWW.MOTHERBOARDS.ORG/DRIVERS
WWW.IBM.COM/THINKPADX41
WWW.MICROSOFT.COM/DRIVERS IBM THINKPAD X41
ENTER

TYPE IN THE ADDRESS BAR:
WINDOWS XP DRIVERS FOR IBM THINKPAD X41
ENTER KEY

CNANDYMANGANDY

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No audio or sporadic audio


Try during the windows startup process clicking on "F8" and then boot into the mode that says "boot last know working configuration"

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