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This is ThinkWiki, the new Wiki Web for Thinkpad users.

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Hardware Specifications (Hardware specs of Thinkpad models)
Thinkpad Technologies (special features of Thinkpads)
AddOns (Additional hardware to use with your Thinkpad)
Known Problems (Known problem with certain Thinkpads)
Battery Information (Hints to expand your Thinkpads battery life)
BIOS Upgrade (How to keep your BIOS up to date)


ThinkPad Installation (How to install your favorite OS)
Driver Installation (How to make certain drivers work)
Preload Recovery (How to recover the preloaded OS)
Power Management (How to get Suspend, Speedstep etc. working)
Special Keys (How to setup/configure the extra keys)
IrDA (How to get IrDA working)
BIOS-Bootsplash (How to change the IBM BIOS bootsplash)

Drivers and Patches

Drivers (Useful drivers for Thinkpads)
Tools (Useful Tools for Thinkpads)
Patches (Thinkpad related Patches to existing tools or drivers)
Scripts (Thinkpad related scripts)
Configs (useful configuration files)

Statistics and Tuning

3D FPS comparisons (glxgears measurements and similar)


08.09.2021: New server hardware.
15.03.2021: ThinkWiki has been upgraded to MediaWiki 1.31.12.
01.08.2020: Scheduled downtime due to service maintenance
31.03.2018: Major security update on server software.
10.05.2017: All insecure elements have been removed from ThinkWiki.
08.03.2017: ThinkWiki now uses SSL/TLS by default.
01.01.2016: ThinkWiki wishes all users a happy new year!
08.02.2015: ThinkWiki got new awesome hardware!
31.01.2015: ThinkWiki has been upgraded to MediaWiki 1.24.1.
06.08.2013: Cleanup action: All users with no page edits older than 90 days will get purged.
01.05.2013: ThinkWiki has been upgraded to MediaWiki 1.20.5.
01.05.2013: Sorry for some downtime today (and yesterday)
13.08.2012: ThinkWiki got new hardware!
13.08.2012: ThinkWiki suffered a partial data loss
03.02.2012: ThinkWiki has been upgraded to MediaWiki 1.18.1.
15.10.2011: We are pleased to announce our new partnership with
28.06.2011: ThinkWiki has been upgraded to MediaWiki 1.17.0.
07.06.2011: MIGR Doc links are dead! Please convert any dead links to use the IBMDOCURL or LNVDOCURL template
20.03.2011: User account creation temporarily disabled, until we have an effective way to reduce SPAM.
08.02.2011: ThinkWiki has been upgraded to MediaWiki 1.16.2.
17.05.2010: ThinkWiki got shiny new hardware!
More News
IBM Watch

Further Information

Mailinglists (talk to other people and get help)
important Thinkpad Links (links to useful sites regarding Thinkpads)
IRC-Channels (for urgent help and chatter)

To experiment with this wiki try ThinkWiki:Sandbox. See the User's Guide for usage and configuration help.