[Nottingham] COVID quarantine day 1

Martin martin at ml1.co.uk
Mon Mar 23 14:12:35 UTC 2020


Nice work indeed!

Now... Where's that now old replacement to reprogram for my even older
Acer Aspire that I'm meant to be upgrading to...!

At this rate, Elon Musk will have his Starship flying first!!



On 23/03/2020 08:16, Daryl via Nottingham wrote:
> Now THAT is impressive. A nice upgrade for a very decent laptop! My
> current Dell laptop is a pain compared to the Lenovos I had before.
> On Mon, 23 Mar 2020 at 08:11, J J <jasonirwin73 at gmail.com
> <mailto:jasonirwin73 at gmail.com>> wrote:
>     It's internal now, straight replacement for the old panel. Both are
>     16:9.
>     I just had it laid off the the side to test that everything worked
>     before stripping the laptop further.
>     J.
>     On Sun, 22 Mar 2020 at 19:35, Daryl <daryljdudey at gmail.com
>     <mailto:daryljdudey at gmail.com>> wrote:
>         Is this an external panel? I can't see how it will fit inside
>         the Lenovo case?! Isn't the original panel 4:3 and this is 16:9?
>         Nice work though!
>         Daryl.
>         On Sat, 21 Mar 2020 at 21:05, Jason via Nottingham
>         <nottingham at mailman.lug.org.uk
>         <mailto:nottingham at mailman.lug.org.uk>> wrote:
>             Upgrading the screen on the T430 to 1920x1080P FHD screen
>             using a dinky converter board to handle the different
>             connections.
>             You can tell jump in resolution as the desktop widgets /use
>             to be/ on the far right and full screen height.
>             Will the LUG now be going virtual?
>             J.

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