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X61 Tablet XP Tablet OS Product Key? OS refresh concerns!

Question: X61 Tablet XP Tablet OS Product Key? OS refresh concerns!

So I purchased my Tablet with XP Tablet OS downgrade (it was suppose to come with Vista, but I choose to have XP tablet instead). So my Laptop gets shipped in a speedy manner, I open the laptop up and there is a Vista sticker on it. Luckily XP tablet was installed on the laptop. However, on the bottom of my laptop is a Vista Business Product Key . . . Where is my XP Tablet 2003 product key? What if I wanted to do an OS refresh of XP Tablet without using the ThinkVantage software/bootup? What if my HD fails and I need to replace it? Does ThinkVantage offer to burn a cd/create an image or install of the Fresh XP OS install like Dell does? I know it offers to burn a recovery disk, but is that recovery disk just a restore point of the PC, or an actual OS installation. I really would like to be able to avoid the dependancy of ThinkVantage software on the hidden partition for restore and recovery. Also I guess whenever I'm ready to use Vista, how would I go about installing Vista? Is there another selection for creating a "Vista recovery disc"?Message Edited by tonefour on 08-26-2008 09:55 AM

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Preferred Solution: X61 Tablet XP Tablet OS Product Key? OS refresh concerns!

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Answer: X61 Tablet XP Tablet OS Product Key? OS refresh concerns!

I feel the same way as you. Last laptop crashed, and the recovery partition/MBR went too. The company wanted me to pay for recovery discs. I couldn't believe it. Anyway, I only have a partial answer for you unfortunately. I have Vista Business installed so you'll have to ask Lenovo about the XP part. I just spoke with Tech Support for though and they showed me where the option to Create Recovery Media was:Start-->All Programs-->ThinkVantage-->Create Recovery Media Follow the wizard and good luck, it worked for me. We shall see if it actually works when the moment of truth comes. Best

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I recently bought an Amazon Fire 7 tablet at a ridiculously low price but have yet to actually register (the device). I was told registering would create serious potential privacy issues with Amazon. In the earlier Kindle version there was the option to turn off the cloud feature which would supposedly minimize this risk. I do not have the Kindle version-I have the newer Fire 7 tablet.There is no option to turn off this cloud feature if it even exists with this model. Any comments from users.... or anyone? Thank you
 

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So i have the Encore II Toshiba tab. I have to "refresh without affecting your files" on a regular basis because 1. The screen orientation locks up. And 2. Sometimes apps will close. Whenever I refresh, it always reinstalls stupid Norton antivirus. Its annoying getting rid of it, so is there a way to fix this screen orientation? Also how do I make it so when I refresh it does not install Norton. Thanks

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How to delete previous Product Key in bios and embed new product key in bios (HP Pro 610 tablet...(z3795)

Answer:Embed new Product Key in Bios (HP Pro Tablet 610)

Sorry, but that is above and beyond the scope of this forum.   That is a proprietary process involving proprietary software.   An HP Service Center or an HP partner have the software to effect changes to the BIOS. Here is an explanation of how it is done.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BIOS#SLIC  

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Hi all, I have recently upgraded to windows 7 (64bit) and now when I  put my tablet into tablet mode, the screen doesn't autorotate and none of the tablet buttons work. In order to rotate the screen I have to right click on the desktop and choose graphic properties/rotation.Interestingly if I press the tablet buttons while in tablet mode and then rotate the screen up to notepad mode within a few seconds the button will perform its function (rotate screen, activate tablet shortcut menu, etc). Does anyone know how to fix this problem? I've tried running system update (4.0) to no avail. Cheers

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Just got this, and did a clean install of Windows 10 Pro. Installed all drivers, nothing funky in Device Manager, but the touchscreen and the pen are not working. Click on Pen Tablet Properties in Control panel and it tells me Supported Tablet Not Found on the System. This is my first time dealing with one of these, and am lost.  Lenovo Thinkpad X220 TabletIntel i7-2640M(2.8GHz)8GB RAM, 250GB Solid State Drive12.5in 1366x768 Multitouch LCDIntel HD GraphicsIntel 802.11agnBluetooth1Gb EthernetUltraNav, Secure Chip,Fingerprint reader, Camera

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Greetings, My system is i7 Multitouch X230t. It was working fine from last 2 months till today when while turning my screen from laptop to Tablet configuration the touch and pen function suddenly disappeared. When trying to access the Pen and Tablet setting it gives an error " A supported tablet not found on the system".Also at the same time i noted that in my device manager a USB device is now labeled as Unknown device. I searched the net and tried everything.  Restarting. - No effectUninstalling the unknown USB device and restarting - No effectUpdating all lenovo drivers from the lenovo Site - No effect System Recovery to an earlier Date (15 days) - No effect When i Tried to update Lenovo Multitouch/pen driver from lenovo site it give error " A supported tablet not found on the system" and aborts installing the driver. I uninstalled the wacom driver ISDdrivers.exe from windows Uninstall utility and again tried to install Multitouch and pen drivers but again it says " A supported tablet not found on the system". Someone please help. I am afraid it might be a hardware issue as the problem started when i turned the screen from laptop to tablet mode. Currently My X230t is just a Laptop and NOT a TABLET as there is NO touch and NO pen input, as if windows doesn't even recognize any tablet hardware on board. PLEASE HELP. Thankyou 

Answer:Help: X230t " A supported tablet not found on the system" Problem. Its not a tablet anymore

Perhaps the cable got severed when you were turning it around? I've had a Wifi antenna cable break this way on an HP tablet... If it's still under warranty have them check it and replace it if necessary. It could also be a loose connector but there's no way to be sure without opening the screen assembly.

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I have a projector that I use to project things from my computer, but I have no way to show a drawing process.

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Hello. We've got an unusual problem when applying driverpackage for lenovo x201.OSD with SCCM 2007.. The Audio driver installs successfully during OSD (with silent install switch) and in devicemanager we can see that the conexant 20585 Smart Audio HD driver has been installed. Same with "Intel screen audio". But in the Audio options in controlpanel all the fields is grayed out.There is with other words no associated soundcard / standard device. If we install the driver again, logged in as an user the recently grayed out fields in Audio options automagically now shows the correct input / output devices (Conexant audio) and the sound starts working. Is there some issue when installing drivers in SYSTEM context?Notice: There is no "?" in device manager. BR!

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(I've just tried "preview post" several times and each time it's stripped the whitespace and turned my ten paragraphs into a megaparagraph. I'm going to try pressing "submit new thread" and hope it doesn't do it this time.)

Hello
My Wacom tablet's pen has died and I hope to have a new one arriving in a few days but in the meantime I dug out an old Hanvon Rollick tablet which isn't supported under Windows 10 (which I use) but I nevertheless found some Windows 7 drivers for it which people reported working under Windows 10.

The problem is my PC is trying to behave like a tablet e.g. putting that blue teardrop thing on text boxes on Chrome (I'm not sure of its correct name) and when I try to ctrl-click a link, it shows a little "ctrl" label under the cursor and won't open the link in a new tab like it's supposed to and just does it in the same tab.

It takes multiple tries to right-click and open a link and when I hover over the link the cursor keeps rapidly flashing between the arrow and finger icons.

It is very difficult to click minimise, restore or close on Chrome because hovering over them doesn't make them go red and clicking on them doesn't tend to make them do anything unless you try many, many times.It's being profoundly irritating in programs other than Chrome too but those are some examples.

I was used to old my Wacom (Volito 2) trying to do tablet-like things but stopped it doing bubbles with gpedit's "turn off pen feedbac... Read more

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I have a Tablet drawing monitor, and today the pen stopped working, I fiddled with it for a while, I tried uninstalling the drivers for the Hardware and reinstalling, but then I noticed that the Tablet Settings and Calibration Options you normally see in Control Panel are mysteriously gone. After maybe 2 hrs of googling I've given up,. there's very little on google, and now im considering doing a "Rest This PC." Any help would be appreciated.

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I have a Tablet drawing monitor, and today the pen stopped working, I fiddled with it for a while, I tried uninstalling the drivers for the Hardware and reinstalling, but then I noticed that the Tablet Settings and Calibration Options you normally see in Control Panel are mysteriously gone. After maybe 2 hrs of googling I've given up,. there's very little on google, and now im considering doing a "Rest This PC." Any help would be appreciated.

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Tablet PC Settings not showing in Control Panel Although Tablet PC Components enabled in Programs & Features.
I have tried System Restore, re-enabling Tablet Components...

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When I use the X220 as a laptop I can duplicate the display through my SmartBoard projector but when I use it as a tablet and it is docked I have to turn the tablet and dock 180 degrees so I am not writing upside down on the smartboard;  that means the dock has the cables coming out the front.  I can undock and plug everything into the X220 but the beauty of the dock is that I don't have to!

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Hi. Recently, I have noticed that wifi connection in Tablet mode in my Thinkpad X230 Tablet is significantly slower than in laptop mode. Sometimes, it completely disconnected to the network. I tried to test with Speedtest. net and download a file via Internet Download manager. Both show that laptop mode has significantly higher and better speed connection than does laptop mode.  Does anyone have the same experience as me? Is the antena has any problem??? Thank you. I 

Answer:wifi connection on tablet mode - Thinkpad X230 Tablet

which model wifi card do you have? intel 6205, 6300 or ThinkPad 1x1 or 2x2.

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After a fatal error in my windows, I had to reinitialize my windows 10. After I did so by the windows original tools, the windows became completely stable, but all tablet features are lost. Even thinkvantage cannot recognize many features and hardwares do not work. What should I do?

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I have a Cherry Mobile Alpha Morph that works without problems aside from the fact that, when I undock it from the keyboard, it doesn't detect that it should now be in Tablet Mode. I have to manually go to the Action Center and toggle it there. Same with docking it back. I have already checked my settings and I didn't disable Tablet Mode either.

Anyone have an idea how I can resolve this? I just want to seamlessly dock and undock the tablet and it should switch to tablet or desktop mode respectively.

I don't know if it's relevant but the OS is Windows 10 Home Single Language.

Answer:Tablet mode doesn't get engaged when I undock my Windows tablet?

I would like to know how to enable this as well - In fact, I was hoping to be prompted to change modes when dock/undocking....instead of having to find the setting and toggle tablet mode on/off every time.

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I am currently on a Dell Venue 11 5130 with a Bay Trail Atom Z3770 and 2GB ram. While it serves the purpose of my usage of office suites and web browsing, I could use a little faster tablet. It would stutter if I have more than 5 tabs open on Edge. But there is nothing wrong with this tablet with a plenty of battery life and nothing broken after using if for close to 4 years now.
I am looking at a Dell Latitude 11 5175 tablet with a Core M3 and 4GB of ram. Is this upgrade worth it? Or should I save some more money to get the Core M5 version for around $150 more? My usage is office word, and youtube.

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hi guys i really want to try a windows 8 tablet and i plan to buy it either by the end of this month or by next January. I am confused on what to pick though
First of all, the reason why I want a windows 8 tablet IS because i like the interface. but more importantly, i need metatrader and cTrader in legacy app as im a full time forex trader. I have metatrader in my iphone but you cant seriously compare that with the windows version (no tabbing, no lines drawing, no fibonacci, etc.). cTrader doesnt even exist there.
im looking to replace my macbook pro (which btw i also installed windows 8 on it through parallels virtual desktop) with a windows 8 tablet to support my trading while im outside
So basically I dont need a super i7 tablet or something. However, im curious to know how windows 8 atom tablets perform. I have seen enough reviews and some people says atom tablets perform badly in legacy apps. Question is, how bad is that bad? Does it lag so bad even though i dont need to run heavy apps like adobe? I only need to run these trading apps which btw are very light. You can compare them with MS paint i believe, just with constant connection.
would it do well in atom tablets? I dont want lags when i switch from win8 native apps to metatrader and cTrader.
next question - how does windows 8 tablet on-screen keyboard work with legacy apps? Would i have special gesture to show up the on-screen keyboard or it automatically appears when i touch the screen? I personally dont believe ... Read more

Answer:Help Me Choose My Tablet - Thinkpad Tablet 2, Vivotab, Acer W700, Etc.

I forgot to add one more question. how responsive legacy apps (desktop mode) is to your finger? Do i really need a pen or it doesnt help either? Because acer w700 doesnt come with a pen so it's also a crucial question for me

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The latest bios update of X1 Tablet (Model:20GG) breaks the sleep (or hibernation) function. I found the tablet sometimes cannot be waken up by pressing the power button after entering connected standby. The version of the flawed BIOS is1.68-1.21 (N1LUJ30W) After rolling the embedded controller version back to 1.20 (N1LUJ29W), the problem no longer exists.

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I think iBall Slide i701 is the cheapest tablet in world (windows) even cheaper than Lumia 430.
http://www.amazon.in/gp/product/B00XVGQ0WM/ref=s9_simh_gw_p147_d1_i1?pf_rd_m=A1VBAL9TL5WCBF&pf_rd_s=desktop-1&pf_rd_r=1QHP7BJT33XWDP2N4NQG&pf_rd_t=36701&pf_rd_p=577130167&pf_rd_i=desktop
Only USD 77$
But i have some questions before i proceed to buy it for my child
1. As it is 16gb tablet but in actual we get only 4gb free space & i have read in reviews that once we update windows & other apps we are left with only 400mb space & we cant install other apps. So is it possible to install software's (.exe) on 64GB memory card which this tablet support ?
I am not talking about APPS, I am talking about .exe files like photoshop, ERP, educational softwares etc.
2. As it is having only 1 USB port so it is possible to attach a USB hub so that we can attach pen drives, KB, Mouse, HDD, 3g Dongel & power adapter at once ?
If anyone of you have used any windows 8/8.1 tablet then please reply.

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I have a desktop that runs Windows 8.1. My x220 tablet runs Windows 7. I was thinking about getting a wacom bamboo tablet for my art in photoshop (which I make on my desktop... x220 isn't powerful enough for what I do in photoshop). Then I realized that my x220 tablet is kind of the same thing. Is there anyway I can connect my tablet to my desktop so that when I'm using photoshop, I can use the stylus on the tablet to control what I do? Many thanks in advance.

Answer:Connecting x220 tablet to a desktop to use it like a wacom tablet with stylus

AFAIK, not easily:http://www.ersatzhaderach.com/blog/2013/02/02/turn-an-old-penabled-tablet-pc-into-a-networkable-art-...

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Where can I get a set of Product Recovery DVD-ROM discs for my Portege M400 Tablet please?

Answer:Portege M400 Tablet Product Recovery DVD-ROM

Hi

Usually you can order the recovery disk using this page:
https://backupmedia.toshiba.eu/landing.aspx

But this page provides recovery disk only for the newer notebook series.
I?m not quite sure if you will be able to order the recovery disk because of the age of M400?

Anyway, the other possibility would be the ASP. You can get in contact with your authorized service partner and could ask for such disk?

In worst case you will need to use an own Windows disk and the Toshiba drivers are downloadable from driver page.

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I bought recently hp 7 plus g2 tablet the product details says it has 8gb storage but the device just shows 4gb and the free is just 2gb! Is it normal? If so can I download apps on the removable SD?

Answer:android tablet storage shows 4gb but the product says 8gb

 Hi, 1. Should be more than 4Gb, please touch Settings and Storage to see what do you have2. No, you can't install or move apps to the microSD card. You can only move user data/files. Regards.

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Hello,
I recently got an HP Omni 10 tablet. It came pre-installed with Windows 8.1 (I think its the base/core edition), as well as Office Home and Student.
Now, I am not much fond of manufacturer bloatware, so I would like to fresh install windows from scratch (Using a USB hub and mouse/keyboard during setup). The tablet came with a memory card, which doesn't have a Windows setup, but just re-images the system partition and applies the HP image. Assuming I have all the required drivers and I want to keep this all legal and use my existing licenses, my questions are
1. Is the Windows Core edition ISO available anywhere? I am OK downloading from torrent sites, it won't be illegal as I am using my valid license.
2. Will the Windows installer automatically get the product key from the EFI BIOS, or should I use a tool to get the Product key from registry? I don't see the product key mentioned anywhere on the Box or the tablet.
3. Is the Office Home and Student ISO/ installer available anywhere? I have the key for this.

Answer:Windows Tablet Licensing/Product Keys

Originally Posted by slyronit Hello,
I recently got an HP Omni 10 tablet. It came pre-installed with Windows 8.1 (I think its the base/core edition), as well as Office Home and Student.
Now, I am not much fond of manufacturer bloatware, so I would like to fresh install windows from scratch (Using a USB hub and mouse/keyboard during setup). The tablet came with a memory card, which doesn't have a Windows setup, but just re-images the system partition and applies the HP image. Assuming I have all the required drivers and I want to keep this all legal and use my existing licenses, my questions are
1. Is the Windows Core edition ISO available anywhere? I am OK downloading from torrent sites, it won't be illegal as I am using my valid license.
2. Will the Windows installer automatically get the product key from the EFI BIOS, or should I use a tool to get the Product key from registry? I don't see the product key mentioned anywhere on the Box or the tablet.
3. Is the Office Home and Student ISO/ installer available anywhere? I have the key for this. These are questions to direct to HP and Microsoft support. For the record though, torrent sites are illegal regardless of whether (or not) you have a license for the illegally hosted software. They are not authorized vendors or distributors; hence the fact there is a perpetual effort to shut some of them down when the opportunity arises. They also remain a great way of taking a clean machine and embedding viruses and malware. Other... Read more

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I have a wierd problem - I have six X61 Tablets, all with XP SP3.  One of them gets the BSOD on every boot during the XP Logo scroll.  This occurs on both its original drive and if I put in an HDD which works fine in another chassis.  Note that it will copy (clone) that disk fine if I follow normal protocol using Acronis True Image Home 2010 CD (on the ultrabase with either CD or DVD) - it clones USB drive to HDD fine, then that HDD works fine in another chassis, but gives the same BSOD when I try to run it in this chassis.  I am pulling my hair out trying to figure what is different, as I am unaware of any setup or BIOS changes.  Any ideas?  Could a bad CMOS battery cause this?  I have yet to try a new HDD setup from Lenovo disk set, but that is my next try.  I hoped to get insight here first, though.  Thanks in advance. Joe Holzer

Answer:X61 Tablet BSOD with XP SP3 using same drive that works fine in another X61 Tablet

hey ideaman911,let me get this straight ...X61 Tablet (Shoddy) + original HDD = BSODX61 Tablet (Good) + original HDD = PerfectX61 Tablet (Shoddy) + HDD (from X61 Tablet(Good)) = BSODX61 Tablet (Good) + HDD (from X61 Tablet (Shoddy) ) = ??is all the unit at bios version 1.25 ?





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The bay trail tablets come with office 2013 preinstalled, I cracked my asus t100 and wanted to move office to my new dell venue 11 pro core i3 version. I downloaded office and it got to the point where it needed to check if any other computers are using the license. So of course with it being activated on the asus it didn't let me. So is there anyway of deactivating it from the asus and transferring it to the dell or is the office version "special" that came with the bay trail tablets?

Answer:Possible to transfer microsoft office from bay trail tablet to new tablet?

Uninstall it on the T100?
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I'm new to the Tablet community but excited to venture into it.  My workplace provided me with an X201 Tablet type 2985 model C5U.  The pen works great but I can emulate any of the finger/touch demos.  Is this not supported with my type or model?  Or do I need a special driver.  When I open the tablet PC settings, I'm given the option to identify my screen as PEN or TOUCH.  While I select TOUCH, no finger combination (one or two) that presses my screen will invoke anything.  I was hoping this would be a touch solutoin albeit more powerful than the iPad.  Appreciate your responses everyone. Thank you. L

Answer:X201 Tablet Tablet MultiTouch Support (Newbie)

welcome to the forum!
 
the 2985-C5U model has a pen-only outdoor-viewable display.   it does not support touch input.

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hello all, i would like to set the three Tablet Buttons (the ones on the 'display' half of the notebook) to Shift, Ctrl and Alt, so i can use photoshop  also in 'tablet' mode of the notebook. the ctrl and alt keys were OK to set up, but it doesn't recognize the Shift key in the setup dialog. is there any known workaround?thanks for any reply.

Answer:x200 tablet & setting Shift to one of the Tablet Buttons

Try checking if the SHIFT key is actually one of the items on the drop down menu in the tablet pc button settings.





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I just bought my Yoga 2 13, when I flip it to Tablet mode, the screen turns off. Apparently it goes to sleep. When I open it it turns on again. Do I need to do any adjustments? or is this a defect?

Answer:Yoga 2 13 Tablet Screen turns off when in Tablet Mode

Try updating your drivers first: http://mobilesupport.lenovo.com/us/en/products/laptops-and-netbooks/yoga-series/yoga-2-13-notebook-l...If that does not help, try a factory reset:1. Turn off your Yoga 2 132. Press the tiny button next to the power button on the right3. Follow instructions to perform a factory resetIf none of the above attempts have helped you, it is probably a hardware issue.

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I have upgraded my X201 Tablet to Windows 10 32bit. As far as I can tell, everything is working, including the WACOM drivers and touchscreen.  Wireless has worked perfectly so far, not sure about Bluetooth as I don't use it. My only issue is that the buttons on the display do not work. The power button located on the display does work. I tried installing the Tablet Button Driver II and it will go through the install but the buttons do not work.  This is the download link:http://support.lenovo.com/us/en/downloads/ds027627 The document claims Windows 10 compatability and was Last Updated :08 Jun 2015. On inspection, all the files extracted are dated from 2012 and when trying to manually run the software Windows throws up an error that the software is not supported on this PC.   I removed and reinstalled and noted that the driver information page when running the installer does NOT have Windows 10 listed as a supported system. My assumption is that the driver that they have linked on the download page is NOT the most current driver and is infact the driver for Windows 7 from 2012. Does anyone know how to contact Lenovo to get the correct driver posted to the page, or know of an alternate source to try and find it?

Answer:X201 Tablet Windows 10 Tablet buttons not working

hi, I can't help you with your question, sorry! Gooed to hear everything else is working fine on your system. Can you tell me what to do to get the x201 tablet's touchscreen to work!? I will have a clean windows 10 install. Where do i get the (right) drivers (windows, Wacom?) Thanx!Carlo

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I have upgraded to Windows 8 64 bit on my X61 Tablet, however I cannot get the tablet buttons, hotkeys, or auto-rotation to work. My understanding is that Lenovo has stopped supporting these products. I think it is a shame to stop using a perfectly working tablet PC with a superior LCD. I don't want to go back to Win 7 leaving all kinds of nice features on Windows 8. Any suggestions? Is there a hope? Koray

Answer:X61 Tablet Windows 8 - Tablet Button and Features Request

Hi koray,
 
I've been playing around with Windows 8 since the developers preview.  I've ran it on a lot of older systems.  Getting things to work will require some experimentation on your part.  
 
You can start with your Driver Matrix.  There you can find the Hotkeys Utility for Windows 8.  You will also need the Power Manager Driver for Windows 8.  Not Power Manager,  just the Power Manager Driver.  
 
Run Windows Update, it will probably find some stuff.  Some Windows 7 drivers will work, others won't.  
 
I'm running Windows 8 Pro on an x60 tablet and everything works fine.  I also have it on an x61 non-tablet and it runs fine. I had to do a lot of messing around with stuff to get them to work right though. 
 
Just make sure that you set system restore points before changing anything so you can get back what you had before, just in case something doesn't work right.  And, only install one thing at a time and reboot and test it out thoroughly before you install something else.  
 
Good luck with this,
 
Dave 

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I have a new X220 Tablet, and the Pen and Tablet functions work perfectly out of the box as long as the unit is on the Ultrabase. As soon as I remove from the Ultrabase (or boot while not connected), the Pen & Tablet functions stop working. Conversely, if I dock the X220, the Pen & Tablet functions begin working again. The behavior is the same regardless of whether I have an external monitor attached or not. Any thoughts?

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plz help
i have lenovo thinkpad 2 tablet it was not running well so i decided to reset it ...
but after 1 hr,it says "WINDOWS INSTALLATION FAILED PLEASE RESTART THE INSTALLATION"
and it keeps on repeating the same thing...
please help me ....

Answer:PERFORMED TABLET RESET now UNABLE to START TABLET

If it is still under warranty, call Lenovo. IF you tried to reset to factory defaults, and it is still failing, then you have something else that is going bad. My suspicion would be memory as that is what happened to me although it was on a desktop. Something to check...good luck.

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Hey all, I have a weird problem.  My tablet buttons have stopped working-- but only in tablet mode.  That is, I can't rotate, or bring up the tablet shortcuts, or move around the screen in tablet mode.  Also autorotate doesn't work.  But if I switch out of tablet mode, I can do all of these things just fine (except for autorotate). Also, when I switch into tablet mode the screen doesnt rotate or anything, but when I switch out of tablet mode the screen rotates to the direction I defined in the settings (sometimes.. to be honest it seems pretty random to me).  I am running 32 bit vista w/ 4 gb ram on an x61 tablet with the latest drivers.  I have uninstalled the tablet button drivers and the lenovo system interface and reinstalled them already.. I have the latest APS. Help me out here.. I have no idea why this isn't working!  Don't make me have to reinstall vista to get the buttons working.. Tha'ts ridiculous!!  Arrrgh.

Answer:Tablet buttons stop working in tablet mode only

sano88 wrote:Also autorotate doesn't work.  But if I switch out of tablet mode, I can do all of these things just fine (except for autorotate).You haven't calibrated it yet and enabled it yet. You have to get into Tablet shortcut menu setting and do it all first. For the rest, uninstalled all ThinkPad Tablet Button Driver, ThinkPad Tablet shortcut menu then restar and reinstall vis System Update. Just let it find for you; that's the only thing I could recommend for this case.

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Hi I've looked at every category in the drivers matrix and absolutely cannot find the drivers that control the Tablet buttons on my tablet screen,  Can anyone point me to a link???  I found another thread on this forum that talks about a similar issue and someone posted a link to beta drivers, but the link doesn't go beyond the main Support home page at Lenovo.  Thanks, -G

Answer:X200 Thinkpad Tablet - Tablet buttons drivers NA???

Hey there Cr0sschex77,
 
To get some clarification to better direct you, what operating system are you currently using? Additionally are you referring to physical buttons or "buttons" on the touchscreen once at the desktop? Thanks Cr0sschex77!





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Hi, I have here a X220 Tablet that seem to have a FAN problem.Often in the last days my CPU temperature is often over 90 CAnd the fan has problem to reduce the temperature.I have also situation that the CPU is going too hot and the tablet switch off! With the CPU tool TPFC.62 I can see that the fan speed is 2300-2500 RPMs.But this seams not enough to be. And now the strange thing:When I disable the graphic adapter ?Intel(R) HD Graphics Family? (Driver 8.15.10.2321) and reboot and do the same thing that I done to get the temperature over 90 C with the intel graphic adapter the temperature is not going over 83 C!!! The fan speed is 3500-3800 RPMs. Can someone helps me with this issue?  

Answer:X220 Tablet FAN Problem - temperature over 90 °C - tablet switch off :(

Hi giciorek,
 
I understand that your fan/temperature problems can be frustrating.  I would try updating your BIOS and also updating Power Manager.  (Some on the forum have tried downloading ThinkPad Fan Control, but that is not an official Lenovo solution.)
 
Download Power Manager here:
 
http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/downloads/detail.page?DocID=DS014924
 
Download BIOS Update here:
 
http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/downloads/detail.page?DocID=DS018805
 
In Power Manager, click Advanced at top right, you can Set Optimize Fan Control to Balance All Parameters under Battery Settings.  Set it to Reduce Noise Dynamically under AC.
 
Let me know if this helps.
 
 





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Hi all,    I have a really annoying problem...my x220 tablet disconnects from the internet whenever I enter tablet mode. The internet can be working perfectly fine while in non tablet mode but as soon as I switch to tablet mode, my internet disconnects. And if I switch back to non tablet mode from tablet mode, my internet returns almost instantaneously. I can load a page in non tablet mode with no problems, switch to tablet mode and the page stops loading. If I return back to non tablet mode the page resumes loading without so much as a pause or a hiccup. Also, when I switch the computer to tablet mode, wifi networks disappear off of the "available networks" list that were there before the switch.     I've tried everything, from updating network device drivers, reinstalling network device drivers, running diagnostics, reformatting my computer, uninstalling Norton Antivirus, system restoring to days before the last known working date in normal mode and safe mode, and contacting customer support (chat and call, managed to get a hold of a rep) but none of them have worked.    I also used to have a networking log before I reformatted/system reset to factory settings and there were a ton of errors with words like avsc manager failed to "something" ... I'll reinstall the thinkpad network managing program to create another log. Can someone please help me? My last resort is calling lenovo support again to have tech support come to hel... Read more

Answer:X220 Tablet Internet Tablet Mode Problem

hey kiul676,that's weird, could you check your bios is at 1.24. if it isnt go here and update : http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/downloads/detail.page?DocID=DS018805





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Hi I have installed 64bit windows 7 on my machine quite recently in order to utilise the extra ram. When i rotate the screen clockwise to tablet mode, the screen will auto rotate to primary potrait by default and the buttons will work as usual. However, when i swivel my screen anti clockwise to tablet mode, the screen will NEVER auto orientate to primary potrait mode and all the tablet buttons will not work if i rotate the screen ANTI CLOCKWISE. Can anyone help me on this? Thanks alot in advance for the replies

Answer:X200 Tablet rotation and tablet buttons problem

I found another thread in another forum whereby another x200t user has the same problem. http://forum.tabletpcreview.com/showthread.php?t=22541 Hope someone can give advice regarding this. Thank you

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Well, I've finally had it. I've had my 6365 CTO X60 tablet pc for over a year now and last Monday I lost pen functionality in tablet pc mode in the afternoon after working fine in the morning. It works fine, even now after rotating the screen back to laptop mode. As soon as the screen is rotated back to tablet pc mode, no pen functionality but the mouse still works fine so I know it's functional in laptop mode but rotate back, all ok!  I did uninstall the Wacom drivers, restart, and then downloaded the tablet pc, windows xp version drivers from the wacom.com site as instructed in a previous post. Unfortunately, the digitizer pen is still disabled in tablet pc mode and works fine when rotated back to laptop mode. I've called Lenovo tech support in Atlanta four times now and they've been totally useless. I wiped out my X60 tablet last Friday and used Rescue and Recovery to reinstall the operating system back to it's factory settings. I went back and unistalled and reinstalled the Wacom driver. Nothing. Since that didn't work either I've requested the box to ship this back to the Memphis Depot. Hopefully, I'll just get a new replacement machine that works but I'm so angry and frustrated w/ Lenovo's support because it's obvious that the people on the phone are not tech specialists and they couldn't even point me in a direction to get this fixed. It's cost me over a week now wo... Read more

Answer:X60 tablet pc digitizer pen functionality disabled in tablet pc mode

Problem solved! While the support folks weren't able to fix the problem over the phone, they did overnite me a prepaid return box which I sent back that day. Two days later they overnited my X60 tablet back fixed with a note saying 'LCD enabled'. I'm impressed how quickly they got my tablet pc back up and running. I'm glad I got that 3-yr. support warranty because I usually opt out of those things. This totally paid for itself. I just wish I hadn't been so reluctant to send back my laptop because I do need it for work and I figured I wouldn't get it back for at least a week or longer. I was so frustrated and pessimistic that I forgot sometimes these problems do get fixed in a very satisfactory manner. It's too bad the initial steps that led to sending it back were so painful. Bottom line: Lenovo fixed my pc quickly, no questions asked. Thanks!

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Has anyone run into the problem where there is no audio on an X61 tablet even though SoundMax drivers are shown to be installed properly?  Any help would be appreciated. Thx

Answer:No audio on X61 tablet running Window XP Tablet Edition

I have the same issue right now on an X60 tablet that I just upgraded to Vista Ultimate.  All of my drivers are up to date, except it shows on windows update that I have an audio driver still to update.  I go through the process, and then it will not install the update.  I wish I could help with this more, but wanted to let you know that others have similar problems. I hope someone can help us.B 

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So the DV port on my asus eee pc 1005peb is failing, and got the idea from android central to look into tablet and tablet hybrids. I kind of like the idea of having a hybrid for both the netbook kind of experience combined with a tablet experience. I'm having trouble discovering what my brands and model options are for that type of device. I'm concerned from what little I have seen so far I'm going to be against a cost prohibitive wall compared to spending $100 to have the port replaced. I'm one to figure if I'm going to toss that kind of cash into a repair I might as well consider replacing it with something else instead of doing the repair.
For my desktop PC I hesitant on going to windows 8 because of a lot of negative stuff I've heard but at the same time I hear good stuff about it too. But when it comes to a portable device like my netbook and a tablet. I think hm windows 8 (not RT) sounds like it would be a good fit since it is designed for both traditional mouse and keyboard input and touchscreen input. Plus I would like to retain the software I use on my netbook to use on whatever replaces it. Something I can't do with my current HP touchpad with webOS and android (CM9) on it. I tried using both as a replacement for my netbook but in the end there were just too many things I didn't like about that. I let my dad take my netbook out of town with him for about 2 month and was trying to use the touchpad as a replacement. I was glad to have my netbook back to use it again.
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Answer:shopping for netbook replacement with tablet or tablet hybrid

Sounds like you have a pretty good idea of what you are looking for. What would be the price range you are looking at?

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Hi,
I'm going to be doing some presentations and teaching online. I'm using Team Viewer 9 running on Windows 7 as my software. I would like to be able to have the equivalent to a whiteboard visible to the participants.
For a demonstration of the sort of thing I want to do see
click here
where the presenter draws circles etc. He doesn't do any handwriting in the YouTube video (but he does in the actual presentation at CBT nuggets)
I'm total newbie when it comes to tablets, but a tablet that allows drawing direct on the tablet and simultaneous display on a Windows monitor. I know that the presentation on You Tube was done with various Wacom devices. Intuos4, Cintiq monitor, or more recently, Cintiq Companion tablet. (I tweeted the presenter Shawn Powers). These devices are a bit beyond my budget. Is there a cheaper alternative? Sadly the Microsoft Surface Pro 2 is not yest available in Australia (where I am) - I'm not sure if it's a possible answer, but I'm assuming it would be. Is there anything else that's not going to mean I have to take out a mortgage on my house?
Thanks in advance for your help.
cheers,
Bernard

Answer:Drawing on a tablet with simultaneous display on the tablet and a Windows PC

I assume you mean you want to use an app on a standard tablet such as a Nexus 7 or IPad and stream the tablet screen content to a monitor or TV?
Maybe something like this is needed

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Hi people!, Im pretty sure this topic has been discussed before but im still having trouble making it work. When in tablet mode jabbing any of the buttons doesnt do anything, however when i switch back to normal laptop mode the buttons that i pressed start taking effect (screen rotate, tablet toolbox) . ive tried reinstalling windows and all the drivers i would be great to get this working again! Ive got a X61t with the following installed:-Windows 7-ISD tablet 7.1.0-9-Tablet button driver 4.04-tablet shortcut 6.33 any help is appreciated thanks!

Answer:tablet buttons dont work in tablet mode

download thinkvantage system update, it should load all the missing drivers for you.

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Does anyone know if there is a program available (free if possible) similar to Quicken (Deluxe) that I could use on my Android Tablet(HP 10 Tablet G2 -2301)? That would keep track of bank accounts and interest earned, and keep track of one stock IRA and interest earned and yearly RMD? And produce reports for that interest earned, etc.? Mainly for using when preparing yearly tax forms.
 

Answer:Quicken alternative for Android Tablet(HP 10 Tablet G2 -2301

Have you looked at Mint.com?
 

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i tried entering my 14-digit serial/product code, but the support page wouldn't accept the serial number. Lenovo Customer service was able to find it when I spoke with them a different time. Unfortunately, they are now closed despite the hours listed on their site saying they are still open. I think the laptop might have been a custom order bulk business batch. I purchased through a reseller on ebay. Thanks for the help.

Answer:Need tech specs for my tablet, but can't find by serial # or product type

Hi, The number you are looking for to get the spec, if I understand you correct, is typically a four digit number followed by three letters. On my X200T, the number is "7450-ERG". See if you can find something like that under your computer. On my computer it is on the same label as the serial number, printed before the serial number, and it says "Type". This is the numer you should use. To get the spec you can go to Lenovo's homepage, and click "support and downloads".When you open that page a small field saying "Enter a product number" reveals. Type in the "type number" there.When you press enter a page saying "Important information", opens. Under there you should find the product specification, and just below the product specification you also find links to "Downloads and drivers" "Parts information", "Manuals", etc. I hope this helps you. Kind regards.  

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Hi, I've just downgraded my X61 Tablet to Windows XP Tablet from Vista Busines. When i try to install Lenovo System Update i get the following error message"There is a problem with this Windows Installer package. A program run as part of the setup did not finish as expected. Contact your personnel or package vendor. Action StartSuService.EXE, location: C:\Program Files\Lenovo\ ... \startsuservic.exe" Does anyone know what to do about this error? I have tried to:Add the "StartSuService.exe" file from another lenovo tablet, to the System Update directory, aswell as the installers cab files.Aswell as the obvious (rebooting, redownloading, and rerunning the installer). Thank you in advance,Mikkel

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I just went about searching the web to find out if an X60/X61 Tablet pen fits in an X41 Tablet (as in, stores properly in the pen slot - it will definitely work on the X41 Tablet screen) and couldn't find the answer on any of the popular forums. So, I pinged some Lenovians to find the answer.





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Answer:Does X60/X61 Tablet pen fit in X41 Tablet and vice versa? *SOLVED*

The answer is that the X41 Tablet pen fits in the X60/X61 Tablet slot, but the X60/X61 Tablet pen does not fit in the X41 Tablet slot. Now you know, and knowing is half the battle.





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The learning curve on this machine is steep if you want to take advantage of all the input options but I've put the time in and I'm starting to love it. There is one thing I wish Lenovo would address though. I see plenty of ThinkPad users with this problem going back to at least 2008, and no solutions forthcoming. The manual states: "On the display bezel near the screen is a row of buttons with which you can control your computer in the tablet mode, without the use of the keyboard."By default the buttons are set to turn your computer off, press CTRL+ALT+DEL, or rotate the screen 90 degrees. The manual goes on to describe how you can customize these buttons via the Tablet Shorcut Menu, which is accessed via Start > Programs > Lenovo ThinkVantage Tools > Tablet Utility.If you open this program you get a dialog box titled "Auto Screen Rotation Settings." This dialog controls what orientation the screen should switch to when you convert into tablet. So it really doesn't have anything to do with the buttons.The only dialog that allows any assignment of the tablet buttons is Windows Control Panel > Tablet PC Settings. Here the Buttons tab is supposed to list the actual buttons on the front panel and let you assign them, but the only one shown is the Screen Rotation button. This works fine, you can set the button's function for a single press and a long press. (Too bad it's not possible to use Shift by itself, but that is as-designed by MS.)It should go without sayi... Read more

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X61 Tablet what OS better&faster XP tablet  or Vista Business. RAM 4Gb.

Answer:X61 Tablet what OS better&faster XP tablet or Vista Business???

I can say that XP is simply faster, but Vista is just much better as far as Tablet functionality is concerned.

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Hi, Happy New Year. I replaced my old harddrive with a new one and I just installed windows xp tablet 2005 (not supplied from lenovo or ibm) on the new HD. Now it seems that a lot of drivers are missing. Like bluetooth, keyboard, wireless... The drivers are available to download from ibm's website, But I have to install 20+ drivers one by one. That is too much. After installing xp, my windows desktop showed no icons except for recycle bin (I believe this is due to drivers missing also). Anybody know is there a x60 tablet driver bundle/package cd image somewhere? How did you guys change your os to xp on a new HD? Thanks!

Answer:Installing XP tablet 2005 to X60 Tablet new harddrive

Why not let System Update do the work for you? You will need to have installed the MS .NET Framework 2.0 beforehand, instructions can be found on the site, and then let it loose.

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I downloaded the 'driver' on the gateway website:
http://support.gateway.com/support/d...&uid=263185599

after downloading & Extracting the file. a 'read-me' file pops up.

it reads:

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Overview

This document describes the steps necessary to install the Tablet PC button drivers for the notebook computer models listed in the Applicable Part Numbers section below.
Installation

1. From the Start menu, right-click Computer, and then click Manage.

2. In the User Account Control dialog box, click Continue.

3. In the left pane, click Device Manager.

4. In Device Manager, click the plus sign (+) next to Human Interface Devices.

5. Click Tablet PC Buttons, and then from the Action menu, click Update Driver Software.

6. The Hardware Update Wizard displays. Click Browse my computer for driver software.

7. In the Update Driver Software dialog box, type or browse to the C:\Cabs\D20113-002-001 folder. Click Next.

8. Open the D20113-002-001 folder and confirm the selection of the qttabbtn.inf file. Click Open.

9. Follow all onscreen instructions to complete the installation.
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I get stuck at step number 5.. I do not have a 'Tablet PC buttons'!! (this is the reason why I need to download it..).. it seems to me this 'driver download' is actually an update for the driver. and not the driver its self.?

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Answer:Gateway Tablet PC, I need the 'Tablet Buttons driver'

Brittni-

After opening the qttabbtn.inf file (installation script), I found these alternative names for "Tablet PC Buttons." Try finding one of these names in the Device Manager:
"Quanta Computer Inc."

"Quanta Computer Tablet PC Buttons HID Driver"

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Has anyone come across a problem with PEN input not being available at boot but becoming available when you disable and re-enable the HID component.  As soon as you shut the machine down and restart PEN input once again unavailable.  Windows event logs contains no error message in relation to hardware or drivers and none of the devices show and issues in device manager.Any help would be appreciated.

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My X41 (1867-CTO) Tablet will not go into Tablet Mode.  Also ThinkVantage System Update has 2 updates that keep downloading and installing but just keep appearing.The stylus does not do anything either.













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Answer:Lenovo X41 Tablet - Tablet Mode Not working

You mean it doesn't change screen orientation when turn to tablet mode, right? If so, I have that problem too!! and no one helps us so far. http://forums.lenovo.com/lnv/board/message?board.id=X_Series_Tablet_ThinkPads&thread.id=4013

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Dear Lenovo team,Your X220 Tablet is basically the finest laptop in the world, for the sophisticated computer user. As a long-time customer of your X tablets, I'm excited to use it more than 70 hours per week, and recommend it to everone.There is a great issue with it though: The resolution is enough only for web pages. It does not fit programming code, system administration or advanced document or photo editing.Therefore, I request that you offer as an alternative to the HD 1366x768 (1049k) display, the option of getting a full-HD 19201080 (2073k) and possibly HD+ 1600x900 (1440k) display to the laptop.This way, the X Tablet laptop will finally become the best laptop in the world again; it was most recently with the X61 Tablet, that came with a SXGA+ 14001050 option. I understand you had a technical challenge with this monitor variant - many of them broke, I believe - however with new updated technology, I'm completely confident through the world-leading expertise of your backing team, this is either resolved, or resolvable today.Please pass this on to the right team and person within your organization, and message me back.Thank you,Mikael M ore 

Answer:Request for full-HD (1920×1080) res on the X tablet (Feedback to your product dev team, *Prio*)

Please note that Sony already offers a full-HD (19201080) screen for their Z laptop [1]. If you don't offer a quality screen like this also, customers will buy from Sony instead of from you. Thank you.Mikael [1] http://store.sony.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/CategoryDisplay?catalogId=10551&storeId=10151&langId... : "13.1" LED backlit Full HD display (1920 x 1080)" 

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Hi I have just updated an old laptop with Windows 8 (Microsoft has a great offer right now = it is only a great offer if it works ;-) )The PC is a: Lenovo ThinkPad X61 tablet 7767.But I am having issues with the tablet interface. Windows 8 has been designed to tablets...With the virgin installation, the tablet interface does not respond.The tablet is found in the Device Manager:+ Human Interface DevicesHDI-compliant device (3 lines)Wacom Penable Dual TouchAll control programs are in place, calibration program can be opened, but there is no response from the tablet (pen or touch). I have looked at the lenovo support site, and downloaded various drivers, most with no effect, others caused windows blue screen - which in windows 8 is more light-blue greenish.I have also Installed ISD_DualTouch_710-9 from Wacom.eu, this gives the most positive result.Both pen and touch works (no dual touch), but is unaligned (when in a corner, pointer is 2cm from corner x and y. center of screen is aligned)I cannot calibrate, neither pen nor touch. Running tabcal (from control pannel or commandline) gives 4 popup windows with error messages:1) Failet to enumerate the installed digitiser devices.2) No suitable hardware was found to calibrate.\nWindows supports calibrating only integrated digitisers.3) Invalid display was specified.The Device manager lists the tablet as working:+ Human Interface DevicesHID-compliant deviceWacom DeviceI have tried to find a file holding the calibration; I found a ISD... Read more

Answer:X61 Tablet with Windows 8 - no tablet function

check this topic

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Hi allI need some help, the pen is working when i uses the X61 whwn the scereen is in the "normal position". But when i try to use it i tablett position don't work ??OS is WinThx for help 

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Hi there, I hope someone can answer me a little querstion. I recently bought a x61 tablet and am really happy with it. Although I could be much happier If someone could help me with the following problem. I use Photoshop often, very often and for that reason I use the shift key a lot. In order for me to use it in tablet mode however I always have ot open the lid enough for my hand. I tried to map the tablet pc buttons in the control panel but it doesn't let me. I can map ctrl and alt and all of those but not shift.Is there some secret way to map the shift key? Or do I have to use some loophole and remap one of my normal keys. I hope someone can help me or at least tell me there is no way to do it. It would be greatly appretiated. Thanks in advance Pix (Short for Phoenix )

Answer:x61 tablet - How to map Shift key to tablet buttons?

I don't really have a direct solution for this since I want to customize them as Ctrl, Shift, all kind of this as well. However, there is a workaround that I found it's really good. What you have to have is "Mouse"  wired or wireless doesn't matter. Though I do recommend you to use wireless and Logitech as a brand. The reason why I recommend Logitech is because they have real nice SetPoint program which allows you to customize every buttons on your mouse. Then just map one of them as "shift" It works perfectly.. One hand with pen and another on mouse. I think Razer and Microsoft are another brand I know which have this feature in their software.

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Is it possible to use a Tablet PC Pen on the display screen (13.3" Toshiba True Brite(r) WXGA TFT High Brightness) of my Satellite U400-137. I have some pre-loaded SW for Tablet PC (I Ignore if it was supplied with Windows Vista or some additional complimentary SW supplied by Toshiba with my Note book).
In case that it is impossible to use the pen on the screen does exist some external screen / display by Toshib to connect to my notebook, which coul support Tablet PC SW?

Answer:Satellite U400-137; Tablet PC Pen - Tablet PC

I doubt you can use a pen, even if the laptop has touchscreen capability.

The Tablet PC laptops have an extra digitizer layer inside the screen to sense pen input, so you would need to have a Tablet PC model like the Portege M750 or M780.

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Random question, I know. Anyone know the answer?
 

Answer:Will Windows XP Tablet Edition run on a non-tablet PC?

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Random question, I know. Anyone know the answer?Click to expand...

If anyone is interested, the answer is yes.
 

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Hi! and sorry for my bad English, If any one knows it is possible to replace the X61 tablet motherboard with X61(no tablet) motherboard?

Answer:X61 tablet motherboard replacement with X61(no tablet)

don't think they are cross compatible when i last checked. 

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 Last week I woke up my X60 from sleep mode like usual and was greeted with a nice "Unknown device found" message. I found that my tablet pen does not write, no buttons on the monitor work and the status lights on the monitor do not work (the charging, battery light and sleep light do not turn on). I have tried several driver upgrades from the website, but none seem to do the trick. I am trying to avoid reformatting to get them to work again, but if that's what it takes... Any suggestions? Running Vista Buisness. 

Answer:X60 Tablet uninstalled tablet driver, help!

Welcome to the [email protected]!  Please contact the help desk about this.  The error that you are seeing is typically related to a bad digitizer.  This is not something that you can replace, as it is attached to the LCD.  They should let you send it in and they will repair this for you.  

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I wanted to give my impressions of the Lenovo TPT2. First off, the model I have is the 3679-27U, this means that it has the digitizer pen, windows 8 pro, no NFC, no 3G/4G antenna (though there is a slot for a SIM card). Let me also be frank about my biases concerning tablets. I am not a voracious media consumer. If Im going to watch a movie or TV program I prefer to do so with a large screen TV in the comfort of my living room. As far as checking email, messaging, twitter, and facebook that is why I have a smartphone. Why do I need another piece of electronic equipment that does the exact same thing as my smartphone? In my opinion iPADs and Android tablets are really only good for media consumption, they give you a slightly larger screen to run the same apps that your phone runs. If Im going to buy a tablet it has to provide some functionality that my phone or laptop cannot, otherwise it is a waste of money. Therefore, a tablet had to be able to run productivity programs: MS Office, Photoshop, Illustrator, GB-Stats, etc That meant a tablet using either the Atom processor or a Core processor (i3, i5). This left out not only Apple and Android but also any tablets running Windows 8 RT. Obviously one the major advantages of a tablet is its size and portability. My laptop is a comfortable size and fairly easy to carry around, so what advantage would a tablet give me. The answer is battery life. In order to be practical I would need a laptop with a significantly longer run time tha... Read more

Answer:The Lenovo Thinkpad Tablet 2: Everything a tablet should be

Nice review. I have had my TPT2 for a little over a month now. I have used it extensively as my only device away from the office and have been able to do so without adjusting my computing needs too much. The only drawback that I have had is an under-powered USB port where i am unable to attach my external hard drive. Anything that I knew I was going to need for the day or trip I load onto a USB stick and problem averted.
Edit: I suppose I should mention that my usage is not too intense in terms of productivity. My programs of choice are typically the Microsoft Office package. I do a lot with excel, word, and power point and so far, I haven't run into any issues. I'm in the process of getting a new monitor for home and i'll have a better idea what it's like running a multiple monitor setup from the TPT2 and mini HDMI to HDMI connection. At this point I have a BT keyboard and Mouse which I have been using for the past few days with no issues (except when the battery is close to dying in the keyboard and it behaves as if it is possessed).
I might be one of the lucky ones but haven't had any issues with the wifi signal, sleep issues others have experienced, etc. Outside of the USB and mini HDMI to VGA issues, I'm still completely satisfied. If Wacom could update the drivers to enhance the accuracy of pen input, then I'd be completely satisfied given my particular usage patterns.

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Got a tablet PC, but we lost the original system disc that came with it. Can I simply put WinXP Pro on it or do I have to put Tablet Edition on it?
 

Answer:Tablet Edition required for Tablet

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Hi,. the particular model of my x200 is 7453-FJ9. I bought it from ebay and the seller claimed is was multi-touch. After checking on the Levono support page where you identify the machine features through the model # above, it does not mention anything about being touch capable let alone multitouch. However, since I installed a new copy of windows 7 pro 64-bit on a new hdd, after installing all of the automated lenovo and windows updates, I checked the system properties and it states 'Pen and Single Touch Input Available' as shown in my system properties screen below.
 
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I have tried to use the single touch input but it does not seem to be working. I have tried calibrating touch input though the screen calibration and it has not worked. I have looked at the HCI devices in the device manager and it shows 'Wacom Penabled MiniDriver','Bluetooth Remote Control', 'HID Compliant Consumer Control Device' and several repeated entries of 'HID-compliant device' but nothing about touch input ! 
 
I don't understand what is going on, do you think this tablet has touch input available ? Should I try install the touch driver on the lenovo website ? the wacom website ? or am i just wasting my time thinking it has touch input since it is not mentioned on the 7453-FJ9 lenovo support page (that I can see). Any advice on this would be kindly appreciated..
 
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Answer:x200 tablet : does my tablet feature pen AND single touch input or just pen input ?

http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/product-and-parts/partsLookup.page
 
Type in the first 4 digits of the model number and then the serial number of your machine.
 
Make a note of the Pt# of the display and the description and I'll see if I can get the specifications for your display.
 
Dave

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I want to install a game on my tablet. the game is on a disc. I don't have a disc drive on my tablet. how can I install the game without a drive?

Answer:install a game into my tablet from a disc without a disc drive in my tablet

What OS?  Is the game written for that OS?When you say the game is on a disc, what kind of disc?  Do you mean it's on an optical disc such as a CD/DVD?If the tablet is a Windows tablet, and you have a Windows game that is on a CD/DVD, then you should be able get an external optical drive that will plug into the USB port on the tablet.  You'll then be able to install the game to your tablet.  You'll most likely need an external drive with it's own power supply since often the USB port on a tablet can't provide enough power to power an external drive.If you have a desktop or laptop PC with an optical drive then you could share that drive over a network and install to your tablet from the shared drive. 

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I want to install a game on my tablet. the game is on a disc. I don't have a disc drive on my tablet. how can I install the game without a drive?

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I was browsing Tablet PCs recently (looking to buy one now that the hype is over and they're more affordable) and I noticed some that came with XP Tablet edition (home/pro) and some that just came with XP home/pro.

Is it really worth the extra $$$ to get the "tablet edition" on a tablet PC or are you just as well off to go with regular XP and the normal touch-screen-input driver?
 

Answer:is "tablet edition" worth the extra $$$ on a tablet PC?

How much more do they want for tablet over xp pro?

Tablet PC is xp pro with the tablet pc fuctions added. If you are getting a tablet then get the os that works best with it.
 

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Hi there, My name is Jeen วิธีแทงบอลสเต็ปI want to install a game on my tablet. the game is on a disc. I don't have a disc drive on my tablet. how can I install the game without a drive?

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I purchased an X61 tablet in March of this year, and about a week after I bought it the digitizer stopped working - it was recognized only as 'unknown device' and the vista device manager showed the error message "error 10 -device will not start".  I tried a bunch of different solutions (restart, reinstall drivers, install different driver software from Wacom and Lenovo, reinstall windows, use a Linux liveCD, etc) and finally concluded that there was no fixing the problem with software. I'm still under warranty, so I took the system in to a local warranty center, and a week later I have a working computer.  Fast forward five days, and I've got the same problem - the digitizer failed for no discernable reason.  I have had no difficulties or problems with any other part of the system at all. Am I going to need to have this computer in the shop half the time to keep it working as a tablet?  Does anyone else have this sort of problem?  I want to take my system with me when I travel, but I'm worried now whether it will be reliable enough to be worthwile.

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Hey Tech Guy and Gals,

I have a Gateway CX2618, w/ windows XP tablet edition 2005 version 2002, sp2. And wanted to wipe it clean and reinstall just the things I use. Plus my Tablet side of things hasn't worked in a long time and I was hoping the clean install would fix that.

But my recovery DVD isn't working (could be user error). I DO have apps that I need to keep and I think I've backed them up to my external HD correctly.

Need lots of help, I don't want to get rid of this lappy cause I love its style, but I need it to have better performance.

Thanks in advance
 

Answer:Win.XP.Tablet. Tablet part not working, recovery DVD not working. Plz Help

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I have an IBM ThinkPad X41 that was issued to me from work. I would like to reinstall the operating system to get rid of all the garbage that's on it. But, they don't have the CD's that came with the laptop. The COA on the bottom of the X41 is for WinXP Pro Tablet Edition. But, I don't have a copy in the office and they can't find it anywhere. Should I install Windows XP Professional on it or should I somehow contact IBM for the CD's to be reissued?

Any ideas???

Thanks!
 

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A while ago I had to do a system refresh because my wifi completely stopped working, but for some reason my product key got deleted when I did that, and ever since then I've had this popup appearing every few hours, and I also can't upgrade to windows 10 now because of it. When I click the "go to pc settings" button, it shows that I already have a product key, but when I click activate, it just says "Windows can't activate, try again later", and if I enter the same product key, it also doesn't work. How can I fix it?

Answer:Lost product key after performing system refresh in 8.1

Did the PC come with windows 8/8.1 ??
Or did you upgrade the PC to windows 8/8.1 ?

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Hello everyone, I will be buying my first laptop sometime this summer and I have decided to get a ThinkPad L430. As I'm quite ignorant of computer products, I have a few questions related to the upcoming Intel Haswell release:1. Are new processors only introduced on new models, or do they add them as an option in the current model before the new one comes out?2. Would there be some form of clearance price drop after the new model (or just the processor?) is announced, or would they be immediately taken off the shelf? I live in Canada, so I do not have access to the outlet.3. Let's say I changed my mind and wants to buy the new model, is it possible to get the mid-range processor from the previous generation? When I look at the customization option on the website, I could only find the last-gen Core-i3, the Core-i5 option is only available as the newest gen processor.4. I intend to use this laptop for quite a while without replacing or upgrading. Do you think touch- would become a prominent part of computing in the relevant years?Thanks a lot for your help

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Plz tell me which tablet in midrange have best pen.
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Answer:which tablet have best pen...?

I'm not sure what you consider "midrange". There are a variety of Windows tablets that are priced from $200 (Dell Venue 8 Pro) up to $450 (Acer Aspire Switch 11) that utilize the Synaptics active digitizer. The first generation stylus for the DV8P was pretty horrible from what the reviews reported, but the 2nd gen got significantly better... Dell produced a 3rd generation of the pen which I recently purchased for my Aspire Switch 11. Performance is excellent IMO... Not as good as Wacom, but not at the price either.

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Question: Which Tablet?

I would like a tablet the same screen size as the iPad. My husband has an iPad 2 16Gb wifi but we can't afford a second one. Is there one similar but cheaper? Ideally would like a good camera, but really would only use for browsing, email and ebooks and iPlayer viewing. ( and a very few Apps if possible) Is there anything reliable for around £200? Or should I go for a secondhand iPad?
Thank you. Granny A

Answer:Which Tablet?

iPads come in two sizes, one roughly 7" diagonal and the other 10". What size does your husband have?
You can get a Nexus 7 from £150 upwards depending on model. This is a well respected tablet. Or a Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 for close to £200

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No. not a hangover. A friend came today with a tablet PC. having had a play with it I have got to have one. Been doing some research but bewildered by the range and prices and subscriptions or not. All I have decided so far is I want a 10inch screen and not £30 a month to use it. His was an Acer and he said just Google Android, which I did, loads of info. I tend to be an impulse buyer and have gone wrong in the past so I seek your words of wisdom.
Thanks have a good xmas.
Ray

Answer:Must have a tablet now

My grand daughter has just got a Samsung 7" tab2 at £155 or so with £20 cash back. A 10" is about £225. A bit thicker and maybe the resolution a bit less good but very good at less than 1/2 price of a iPad.It has a USB out, can take mini SD cards,has a camera. Uses wi fi but there is a 3G version. You can get a keyboard dock to match. We are hopeful of running iTunes on it with a conversion programme and so far it seems great. Look it up on Google.

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Question: Tablet in car

Thinking of integrating a Windows tablet in car dash. Why? It's cheaper than navigator (need tablet with gps), full Windows OS, so it has good OBD diagnostic softwares, music apps etc.
But I have some questions about it:
Is it possible to wake up screen when turning car ignition on (tablet is charging)?
Possibility to turn screen off or hibernate when car ignition is off (10-15 seconds delay) and if tablet hibernates, is it possible to turn on with power, when it starts charging again, so there wouldn't be need to touch the tablet at all?

Answer:Tablet in car

I don't know how to connect the car and tablet, but the tablet will turn off itself, when not in use (after some time in standby) and it will begin charging when the car is turned on.
I recommend a small tablet with a bright screen [ and GPS ].
hope I could help you.

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Question: X41 Tablet Help

Hi guys. I just got my X41 Tablet today. I am very happy with it. However, I have a few questions:Can anybody upload the files needed to restore the Hidden Protected Area (Where you press access ibm, tools appear and the option to restore factory defaults appears too)Is there anything that removes light scuffs from the lcd?What is the audio card on the X41 Tablet? Thanks in advance for the replies! 





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Answer:X41 Tablet Help

If "light scuffs" are what I believe they are, pressure marks where the LCD is lighter, there's no removing them.  SoundMax Integrated Audio is responsible for what you (don't) hear coming from your tablet. Hope this helps.

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Question: Tablet PC

Well i've decided i'd like to have myself a tablet PC i figured instead of dropping 3k for a Wacom Cintiq why not just get a tablet Laptop?

Can anyone here justify that the cintiq is better than a Tablet laptop?

Answer:Tablet PC

Lenovo - ThinkPad X Series Tablet - Overview

get one of the lenovos...wacom is overpriced
but just my opine...check this vid to see if it does anything for you





YouTube - Wacom Cintiq 21ux in action

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Question: Tablet from USA

Hi, if I bought a Double Power 7" Google-Certified Tablet with Android 4.2 OS from the USA would it work in England?

Answer:Tablet from USA

Tablets work world wide. You would need to check power supply and warranty plus import duty. It may not be cost effective.

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Question: tablet

hi
my dad has bought a GoClever 7" android tablet. he has no internet / broadband in his home. is there any way that he can use the tab or has he waisted his cash?
please help
thanks
joolz

Answer:tablet

You can use the mini USB port for a 3G dongle.

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Thought this'd be an interesting thread idea... Myself, I use the tablet functions as a notepad. Honestly, the only reasons I have the tablet are the fact that my work bought it for me (and wanted to buy me a tablet instead of a regular X61,) and I could get the SXGA+ screen on the tablet. Had I still been in college, though, it would've been great with OneNote.





ThinkPad T60p 2007-WLY | CD T2500 2.0 GHz | FireGL V5200 | 2.5 GiB RAM | 15.0" QXGA FlexView | 320 GB 5400RPM HDD | UltraBay Slim DVD Multi II | Atheros 802.11a/b/g WiFi | Bluetooth | Fingerprint | Win7

Answer:What do you use your tablet for?

I read a lot of RSS feeds using Google Reader, and I love using the penflicks to scroll down through the items.  I also play some of Popcap's casual games, and the pen is much easier than using the mouse on something like Bejeweled.

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Question: X41 Tablet help

Hi guys. I have a big problem. My X41 tablet cannot boot without the ac adapter in, and when i remove it, the computer dies. Battery health is "red" with only 217 cycles on it. Its 8 cell extended. When i try to recalibrate, system goes down and reboots. Any help?





X41T: Dead from a power surge during a BIOS Flash!

Answer:X41 Tablet help

Ok im confused here. The battery indicator on the laptop is solid green. I don't know if the battery is dead, or if its a motherboard issue. I thought dead batterys flashed oranage, like my 600e?





X41T: Dead from a power surge during a BIOS Flash!

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Hi!
Do somebody have tablets with Windows 10 and 1Gb of RAM?
Now I think that it was an mistake - to try to save few dollars on memory, but it's done.
Have you any recipes how to optimize memory usage?

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Question: USB 3.0 Tablet?

I am looking to buy a Tablet here soon and am trying to find one with a USB 3.0 so I can hook up a Portable External HD when I travel. So far I have in mind, Microsoft Surface Pro 3 (heard USB 3.0 underpowered problems) and the Dell Venue 11 Pro 7140. Those are the only two I know of so far, anyone else have any recommendations?

Answer:USB 3.0 Tablet?

Originally Posted by pNoyz3Ro I am looking to buy a Tablet here soon and am trying to find one with a USB 3.0 so I can hook up a Portable External HD when I travel. So far I have in mind, Microsoft Surface Pro 3 (heard USB 3.0 underpowered problems) and the Dell Venue 11 Pro 7140. Those are the only two I know of so far, anyone else have any recommendations? If you have a Microcenter nearby, i believe the Winbook 8 and 10 inch models have 3.0 ports. Great prices also.

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Question: x1 tablet

Has anyone heard when the new x1 tablet is going to be available?










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Answer:x1 tablet

The X1 Tablet is now available at Lenovo.com: http://shop.lenovo.com/us/en/tablets/thinkpad/x1-tablet/
 
Thank you,
 

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My tablet JXD S7800B is used mainly for gaming. Both android games and emulator games are available on it. The most inspiring thing is that i can have the perfect feeling when playing games on it with built dpads and joysticks.

Answer:What do you use your tablet for?

That's an interesting topic.
Did you use a PC for gaming before you got your tablet? If so, has your tablet replaced your PC for gaming?

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Question: Win 10 Tablet help

Have a Dell tablet with Win 10. Using a stylus with the on-screen keyboaard. I keep ggetting multiple letteeers everytime I type. (As you can seee) Is there a setting somewhere I can change to make this less sensitive? Sometthing I can change to fffix this? Its a real pain trying to log in to a Forum or Bank.

Answer:Win 10 Tablet help

Check Accessibility options in System Settings. Check on Dell's Support forums if anyone else has been having this same issue with that line of tablets.

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Question: Tablet for your PC

Amazon.com: AOC E1649FWU 16" USB-Powered Portable LED Monitor - Glossy Black: Computers & Accessories
The reviews are all over the place, but if I want to use Windows8 and want to supplement my power PC with some touch friendly goodies, think this is a good way to do it?

Answer:Tablet for your PC

I can't tell if this is resistive or capacitive. If the latter this will be amazing!

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