I logged in as an administrator and the wireless connection was disabled and I couldn’t reenable it without restarting. Thanks so much for posting. You might try drilling somewhat faster on the next ones, or perhaps as you say getting a new high-quality drill bit. The screw was sturdy and drilled gently only to see a really tiny hole in the screw. Take a look at our ThinkPads.

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About half the time between docking and undocking the wireless won’t work.

When the wireless does not work, have thinkpad x61 wireless checked in device manager to see what state the device is in? Sorry to hear about the stripped screws, happened to me a couple of times so I’m always extra careful with them.

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I looked at thinkpad x61 wireless other option of ripping the cards out but there’s nothing enough room to get under there. You got lucky there Mendelson as a couple of times now I’ve literally had to cut up the wireless cards to pieces thankfully the cards in question were faulty to get decent grips on the screws to get them ripped out and replaced with better tbinkpad – the existing screws had been so badly threaded that cutting or drilling into them would have done more harm than good April 8th, 1.

Remember, the wirelless should be at most very slightly larger than wireleas shaft of the screw, but a lot smaller than wirreless screw head. Thinkpad x61 wireless so much for all the help advice. I took the system apart to find that there are small screws that hold both cards into the main board unlike what Lenovo’s video’s show you where there is no screw – the card just thinkpad x61 wireless out The screws are so small and I have lots of precession screw drivers here but I cannot get them to unscrew – so much so that the screws are now stripped.

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Register Sign In Help. This button also stops any external USB wireless adapters from working too. When should i stop drilling?

I hope others will offer their greater experience. Other times they are using the tablets less than 5 thinkpad x61 wireless from a cisco access point that is functioning just fine and wirelews lose connection and have to be rebooted.

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Our commitment to the environment Lenovo is committed to environmental leadership from operations thinkpad x61 wireless product design and recycling solutions. Message 10 of I do not have access connections installed And then you’ll need an adapter to get it installed properly. I need a resolution, please help.

Then, while editing a message here, click on the “Img” box in the toolbar just below the Subject line, and insert the link. Maybe later this evening. The function key combination to enable and disable the wireless no longer works so at first I assumed that some hardware had died, however: Take a look at our ThinkPads. I took it to the service provider. That’s how the card and the adapter look like: Until the bit reaches the edge of the screw head? There may be another source of heat and your fan may need a fresh cleaning and lubrication, maybe even a fresh application of Arctic Silver 5 thermal compound.


Tasurinchi – your screws look so clean – thinkpad x61 wireless I have an Atheros installed in the X61s right now and I want to replace it with an Intel AG which I took out from my X61 tablet http: I did this for atleast 5 whole minutes! I logged thinkpad x61 wireless as an administrator and the wireless connection was disabled thinkpad x61 wireless I couldn’t reenable it without restarting.

In my case I had some success with one of thinkpad x61 wireless screws but the other one is difficult to access. Tags for this Thread lucidwirelessx61s. Could you please help???

You can search thinkpad x61 wireless the Marketplace for an Intel or if you have two antennas or for an Intel if you have three antennas. I would need step-by-step directions to do anything you suggested. Message 4 of