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touchpad tap to clickview story

https://www.centos.org – Hi all,I've installed Centos 6.4 (x86_64) in my new thinkpad t430. My touchpad works fine out of box, how ever, I am not able to use the the "tap to click". I am running ... [by russell23] (HowTos)

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[SOLVED] After waking up the NetworkManager says the network is unmanaged!view story

http://www.kubuntuforums.net – A family relative has a ThinkPad on which I installed Kubuntu 9.04 after it went gold, three years ago. While they frequently visit us about every three months (she and my wife go shopping and he and I go to the shooting range and terrorize some targets) in all those three years she never once mentioned any problems with her Kubuntu installation. (HowTos)

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Incosistant WiFi Speeds on Lenovo Thinkpad T430sview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have a Lenovo Thinkpad T430s running Ubuntu 13.04 (technically, I'm running Linux Mint 15 but it's based off Ubuntu 13.04) and have been having serious issues with my wireless internet. While in Firefox or Minecraft, the wifi speed often drops or fails completely randomly despite the signal strength staying the same and others in the house reporting no issues. (Hardware)

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Thinkpad T400 Hardwareview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Two hardware questions: 1. What is the equivalent of a reset/reboot button that most desktop models have? I can press the On/Off button for about 5 seconds to power off the laptop. I want to reboot the laptop without powering off. (Sometimes the laptop freezes and Ctrl-Alt-Del fails to reboot.) 2. How do I toggle on/off the trackpad? The sledge hammer approach is disabling in the BIOS. (HowTos)

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Fedora 18 with Tenda w311m usbview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – I have installed Fedora 18 LXDE Spin on my ThinkPad t20 -- P3, 512meg. I have the Tenda W311m usb dongle. I was asked for my wireless password. It isn't working. I think I got a message along the lines could not find wirless router. The w311m works with WIndows xp sp3 and Ubuntu 12.4 after configuring. What should I do? Here is some info. (HowTos)

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F18 CUPS message spamview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Ever since installing F18 on my Thinkpad I've been having this issue. Whenever I go to print, the printer manager shows that the printer is connected any with a "ready" status. Once I click print, my screen is filled with various notifications that remain for a few minutes unless I close each one: Despite all these errors, the print comes out perfectly fine. (HowTos)

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pm-hibernate stalls trice upon resumeview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Every stall is followed with a short beep, and lasts about 30-40 seconds during which the laptop is not doing anything. It is not reading from disk, it is no calculating anything. (HowTos)

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Short battery time on Arch.view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – bbswitch, which is part of bumblebee but can be used on it's own will allow you to disable the nvidia card. As for battery life, welcome to buying a laptop with a dedicated GPU, what did you honestly expect? If you're after battery life get a thinkpad X220/230 or T420 Kaustic https://bbs.archlinux.org/profile.php?id=51465 2013-05-26T09:18:32Z (HowTos)

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[ubuntu] Incredibly Slow CD Rippingview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have a Lenovo Thinkpad E420 with Ubuntu 12.04. Ever since it was brand new, I have never been able to rip CDs with it. Discs take 45-90 minutes to rip, if they complete at all. I've tried many different sofware packages. Ripoff seems to work the fastest (30-40 minutes). (Hardware)

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Helloview story

http://crunchbang.org – I've settled on CrunchBang as the OS for an old Lenovo Thinkpad z60t. Mint ran fine, although it was a little sluggish on the old laptop. CrunchBang has all the features I want - a pleasing, sensible interface, audio, video, Internet, e-mail, documents. It's been a fun project for a 71-year-old. (HowTos)