Might not be worth it. Eventually I reformatted the disk and installed XP…. The second, initially also unrecognized but now it works. Jan 17, Lenovo ThinkPad R USB ports are back. Guaranteed 3 day delivery. The dock is new in open manufactures packaging.

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Do a search for USB2 problems here on the forum, I’m thinkpaad you’ll find a couple threads. It all happened on Tuesday night when I left the Thinkpad on screensaver for a while, came back to the desk and tried to bring it out of suspend with the mouse and then the keyboard, then shut it down.

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Pictures are taken from one sample only, might have trivial differences from the one customer actually receives. Somebody told me motherboard has to be Thinkpae media came from Scotland or Ireland, and was in my native language. More refinements More refinements Only problem was, I got nothing — zero, nada, bopkes — out of the USB drives!


I have anther USB problem though. I think it is a BIOS issue.

The products came in good packaging and performed as expected. The USB ports work in Hi-speed mode now. He put me on hold for two minutes, and came back to tell me they were going to replace the board. Yes, included, original IBM, 4-pin W, different from laptop’s own 72w ac adapter.

Installing GNU/Linux on an IBM ThinkPad R51

To get USB 2. So plug it in one of your 2 USB ports and ivm system to regognize it. It was removed from a working ThinkPad X41 model; very minimal signs of use.

Puerto Rico or Virgin Islands. It then seems to me that there is no way to get USB 2.

Please see pictures above. I had to remove microsoft for the some time, Linux seems to like me better.

SOLVED: USB ports not working in IBM thinkpad R51 series – Fixya

Everything there new with only one adapter included. This fee will be collected upfront before work on the order begins.

Leave your comment Name Required. Also, I plugged my firewire card and Dazzle memeory card reader.


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It happened after unplugging the power from thijkpad USB splitter that it was connected to. The email address entered is already associated to an account. Might not be worth it. There are some lines on the screen as well.

USB ports not working in IBM thinkpad R51 series

Now you should be able to get back usb 2. I tried the same with XP and it worked … Hope it works for you guys too. Lenovo thinkpad x6 ultrabase in good used condition.

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