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My thanks to those who take the time to email me - either with questions or with suggestions/news about what you've been doing. I try and respond fairly promptly to all emails - so if you've been ignored for a few days do try again as there is always a chance that your email has been misfiled by my ISP's spam filter. Your emails often do lead to updates of this website where I may add additional information and/or reword sections to save others having to ask the same thing. If it is something new you've discovered/done then it may well get added with an appropriate acknowledgement.

Having discovered an interesting site on somebody's use of the t5720 I've decided to add a "links" tab to the hardware pages. If you know of good descriptions of the use to which particular thin clients have been put please email me the details so that I can add them to the site.


Updates this year:

26/07  Tidied up the page about using non-HP PSUs with modern HP thin clients.
15/07  Added details on the behaviour of the HP t620 Plus if driven from a 65W PSU rather than the standard 85W PSU.
14/07  Added an article on UEFI booting to the site. Specifically how to install Tiny Core Linux onto the eMMC flash on a Wyse 5070 that only supports UEFI booting.
10/07  Added the Wyse 5070 to the site.
30/04  Added an article (and supporting tools) on installing Windows 98 on a thin client.
15/04  Added the Giada F101 to the site.
11/04  Added a Using tab to the 10Zig 67xx entry where Jenny describes using a 6772 as a HTPC with a DVB satellite receiver.
01/04  Added a Wyse Sx0 specific kernel built for the 12.x release of Tiny Core Linux.
21/03  Added details re missing -12V voltage on the PCI interface on the Futro S400.
20/03  Added details re missing voltages on the PCI interface on the Futro S200 and the Futro S300.
16/03  Added details on the Z90D7 onboard PCIe connector that had been provided by Jacek.
11/03  Added details on a drive/SSD mounting kit for the Wyse Zx0 that had been found by Piotr.
11/03  Added the Mods tab to the HP t520 describing how Luuk added two hard drives to his.
11/03  Added the Praim Ultra Series to the site based on information from Davide.
10/03  Updated the general information about Praim and their thin client range in 2015.
28/02  Added a description from Pawel on how he added two 2.5 inch drives to a HP t620.
26/02  Added a comment from Justin on the practical impact of the speed rating of the RAM fitted to a Futro S900.
19/02  Added a HP t740 to the site.
19/02  Added a description of the 60GB factory fit SSD to the Z90D7 entry.
16/02  Added a HP t530 to the site.
16/02  Added the Igel UD5/H830C to the site.
30/01  Added a "What the site isn't" section to the 'about' page.
19/01  Added the 10ZiG 55xx to the site. (Rebadged Clientron U720).
18/01  Added the HP t640 to the site. Contributed by April.
14/01  Added the 10ZiG 78xxQ to the site. Contributed by Stephen.
09/01  Added a Windows tab to the HP t5740 entry. A note from Peter on his success in overclocking the CPU.
08/01  Added a description of how to add a VGA port to the HP t620. This was contributed by Max from Italy.


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