On Screen Display utility for Windows - ThinkPad General
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2.30i 19 Oct 2001
README for version 2.30i - On Screen Display for Windows 95/98/Me/NT 4.0/2000/XP
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2.30i 19 Oct 2001
This program displays the result of using of ThinkPad function keys on the desktop screen. This program also provides some enhancements of ThinkPad function keys.

The following ThinkPad computers are supported:
- ThinkPad 240Z *1
- ThinkPad 570/E, 600/E/X
- ThinkPad A20m, A20p, A21e, A21m, A21p, A22e, A22m, A22p
- ThinkPad T20, T21, T22
- ThinkPad X20, X21
- ThinkPad s30 (Supports Windows 95/98/Me/NT 4.0/2000 only)
- TransNote (Supports Windows 98/Me/2000/XP only)
*1-An additional file is required, a link has been provided within this document.

Previously, the On Screen Display program was installed during the installation of the ThinkPad Configuration Utility. Starting with the latest versions of the ThinkPad Configuration Utility programs, the On Screen Display program must be installed with it's own setup program . Version 2.24i (On Screen Display utility), is backward compatible with 2 previous versions of the ThinkPad Configuration Utilities.
Additional information

The ThinkPad 240Z system does not support the On Screen Display however, it does require the Screen Magnifier module(s) contained within this package. Click here to access the On Screen Display Fix Pack for Windows 95/98/Me/NT 4.0/2000 which is also required.


This Additional Information field contains the following sections

I. Summary of changes
II. Installation instructions
III. Uninstall instructions
IV. Limitations
V. Determining which version is installed
 
I. Summary of changes
Version 2.30i
  • (New) Support for ThinkPad s30.
  • (New) Support Windows XP.
  • (New) The Fn+PgUp/Dn may not work with some applications.

Click here for a complete list of changes fixed by this driver update.
II. Installation instructions
For the versions with suffix i
Note:
If On Screen Display is already installed on your system, check the version number. In case that the previous version is earlier than 2.24i, you need to install the latest version of the ThinkPad Utility.

  1. Start Windows 95/98/Me/XP, or start Windows NT 4.0/2000 and log on with the user ID authorized as an administrator.
  2. Extract this package onto the hard disk drive.
  3. Click Start, then click Run.
  4. Type C:\DRIVERS\WIN\ONSCR\SETUP.EXE in the Open box and click the OK button.
  5. Follow the instructions on the screen.
For the versions without suffix i
The installation program of ThinkPad Utility for Windows 95/98/Me/ 2000/XP will ask you the place of the directory that this package is extracted to. Then, the installation program will install this package automatically. Please refer to the ThinkPad Utility for Windows 95/98/Me/2000/XP package for the details.

III. Uninstall instructions

For the versions with suffix i
  1. Start Windows 95/98/Me/XP, or start Windows NT 4.0/2000 and log on with the user ID authorized as an administrator.
  2. Click Start, select Settings, then click Control Panel.
  3. Double-click the Add/Remove Programs icon.
  4. Click ThinkPad On Screen Display and click Add/Remove.
  5. Follow the instruction on the screen.
For the versions without suffix i
Uninstallation of ThinkPad Utility will uninstall this package.
 
IV. Limitations
A few applications may cause the system performance to be slow while the On Screen Display is displayed on the screen.

V. Determining which version is installed
  1. Start Windows.
  2. Click Start, select Find, then click Files or Folders.
  3. Click the Name & Location tab.
  4. Type in tponscr.dll in the Named field. And select My Computer in the Look in field.
  5. Click Find Now. The computer will find out the file in your system. If the file is not found, the program is not installed on your system.
  6. Click the found file and press the right mouse button.
  7. Click Property. Then TPONSCR.DLL Property appears.
  8. Click Version tab.
  9. The Product Version expresses this package version. This version information shows the version as x.xx format.


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