I had the screen brightness just above half 4 bars out of 7 and wi-fi was on. However, for right now there are very few ExpressCard compatible accessories available. Also, consider the fact that when you do use a very secure password, our feeble human mind is much more likely to forget that password. So a gaming notebook the T43 is not, but you will be able to play a few recent 3D games on their low settings or run older games without any problem. I have not run any benchmarks on this laptop yet but will do so for the upcoming full review. With other laptops you can usually push on the back of the lid and get a worrying ripple effect on the LCD screen, the T43 protective case will prevent such a thing from happening.

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IBM T43 Graphics Card Question – TechRepublic

Then my wife got me a few games over the holidays. Currently the only model thinkpad that has the ability on its own to update the graphics device without grapjics dock is the G So although this notebook is thin-and-light, it is also rugged. At a 45 degree horizontal viewing angle things are very readable and viewable still, and geaphics from a full 90 degree viewing angle horizontally I am able to read text on web pages and in MS Word.

The performance and snappiness of the T43 with the newest Intel Pentium M 1. Cheers, George In daily use: The screen is decently bright, certainly not the brightest out there, but absolutely bright enough and carv enough contrast to provide a pleasurable viewing experience.


Aside from the new fingerprint reader optionalwe find that the design for the T43 does not deviate from previous T4X models. The fingerprint reader is now available on the The cooling system of the T43 is not entirely dependent upon the fans. The ThinkPad T43 falls squarely into the thin-and-light style of notebook category. Scheduler patch to fix the tvtsched. Second of all, assuming that it is braphics deficient graphics card that’s dard the slow graphical display issues with Combat, can the graphics card be replaced or is there a better option like an external or add-in graphics card?

IBM ThinkPad T43 First Thoughts Review (pics, specs)

The parallel port is a legacy port hangover and is completely unnecessary for the consumer, but there are some corporate customers that still need this. The modem and Ethernet jacks reside next to the S-Video port. The scroll bar button in between the left and right mouse buttons makes it easy to simply hold in and then use the pointing ggaphics to scroll up and down on web pages or spreadsheets. This is not the case though.

IBM ThinkPad T43 Review (pics, specs)

Anyone who has been through the same situation and has tips would be awesome as well. The list of little features and utilities built into the T43 goes on and on.

Using these for passwords is very insecure and hackers will get into your machine in seconds if they know just a little bit of personal information about you.


As soon as you start using the T42 a wizard pops-up graphucs guide you through setting up biometric security view larger image.

The thinkpad design is s good one, and I have seen some that outlive newer Dells and Gateways. This is actually a lot worse security-wise than what a secure password can achieve.

If your notebook all of a sudden one day is behaving strangely and crashing, you can use the built-in Restore and Recovery utility and take your notebook back to a point in yraphics so everything is setup exactly as it was at vraphics chosen time.

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New ThinkPad T43 notebook computers with Intel Graphics Media Accelerator offer increased power

ThinkPad T43 back-side view larger image. I had no problems using wireless on the T Pushing this key by default pops up the start menu in Windows.

Below are some pictures of each side of the ThinkPad T43, note that I have the optional 9-cell extended life grphics installed so the battery sticks out, the regular 6-cell battery is flushed with the back of the T ThinkVantage System Migration Assistant v5.