The R50p I have is a PM 1.7 as well
So I would think the noise would be about the same versus the 8600 PM 1.7
ANother quickie, hows the trackpoint on the XPS? I am a big trackpoint user, is it stiff and feels good? Is the...
Ok, so about 1/2 battry life, which is fine because I dont use the laptop too much in a setting where I wouldnt have power available. How about noise? My R50p is quite as a kitten, you would never even know it was on, is the XPS quiet or...
I have an IBM Thinkpad R50p that I just got, The way that I run it, full brightness, wireless, and 100%CPU on batteries it seems to last about 3 1/2 to 4 hours.
This is a 1.7 Pentium M with 512 MB Ram
I am trying to...
I contacted IBM-SERV this morning and they said that I should reset factory settings, however im not at home. I just talked with bill over at thinkpads.com and he seems to think it might actually be a bad battery,
Ok, when the laptop is powered on and charging I see the battery light on.
I do not see any lights when plugged in and machine is off.
However it seems to charge fine when turned on.
So are there supposed to be any lights showing...