Install Windows® 7 on Lenovo® ThinkPad x61 laptop
Read on to install Windows 7 on your Lenovo ThinkPad x61 laptop.
Lenovo Thinkpad X61 is a true performance laptop that can satisfy the needs and requirements of all kinds of users. This machine has been made of high quality components that have been thoroughly tested to ensure that problems would not come up with the use of it. Lenovo ThinkPad x61 comes with Intel Core 2 Duo 2.0 GHz T7300 and Intel 965 Express chipset. It also has a 2048MB DDR2 PC5300 (2x 1024MB) memory and 7200RPM 100GB Hitachi SATA hard drive. Additional features of Lenovo ThinkPad X61 include card reader, dedicated volume keys, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth keys etc. The system also weighs in only at 3LBS for ultra portability. Lenovo ThinkPad X61 supports all kinds of operating systems and this includes the latest Windows 7 OS. With Windows 7 the Lenovo ThinkPad X61 would become more secure and stable.
Below mentioned detail gives users more information regarding tips to install Windows 7 on Lenovo ThinkPad X61:
- Check compatibility
- Clean installation
- Source drivers
Although Lenovo ThinkPad X61 is compatible with all kinds of operating systems, users are advised to check the compatibility of the operating system before the installation of Windows 7 OS. This should be always done with the help of Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor utility. The Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor would provide detailed information regarding the compatibility of the hardware as well as some software installed on the system.
All Lenovo ThinkPad X61 users installing Windows 7 are advised to carry out a clean installation of the OS. This means that users have to format the hard disk of the system before installing Windows 7. Formatting the hard disk ensures that traces of errors or even malware which were left behind by the previous installed operating system would be totally removed and that Lenovo ThinkPad X61 users can install Windows 7 without any problems.
Different operating systems require different drivers and the high quality components on your Lenovo ThinkPad X61 installed with Windows 7 would require specific drivers. Lenovo ThinkPad X61 users are therefore required to source all of the Windows 7 drivers before the installation so that they can be installed on the system as soon as the OS is installed to get the system fully functional.
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