Mailing List Archived Message #524

From: "Lewis G Rosenthal" <> Full Headers
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Subject: Re: [eCS T60/T61] Screen switch
Date: Thu, 19 Nov 2009 10:52:36 -0500
To: "eCS ThinkPad T60/61 Mailing List" <>

Hi, Julian...

On Wed, 18 Nov 2009 22:08:58 -0500 (EST) "Julian Thomas"
<> wrote:
>On Wed, 18 Nov 2009 21:14:05 -0500 Lewis G Rosenthal wrote:
>>Hmmm... You said that after you used Windows to switch both on and left
>>it set that way, it reverted to LCD only. Did it revert to LCD only
>>under eCS or under Windows? I'm wondering if it's a toggle, and eCS may
>>be configured for only LCD so it toggled it back. I wish I could recall
>>our conversation about this. I'll have a look at the T61 and see how
>>that behaves; I've honestly not tested it (hoping that the T61 is
>>similar in this reagrd to the T60)...
>I probably had booted to both eCS and Win after the previous time that I
had both displays working under XP.
>If I boot and use the blue button to get into bios, and set BOTH, will
that then hold when I boot eCS?
I'm honestly not sure on the T60. Perhaps someone else on the list with the
same hardware might chime in? I'll check this on my T43 & on the T61, and
will follow up later on.

>How much extra battery power am I using if I have both set but am not
using the external display?
I've never checked... I don't think that much, however, just considering
the levels which would need to be emitted to drive a VGA display.

Lewis G Rosenthal
Rosenthal a Rosenthal, LLC
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