FAQ's about search

Q. What is the best way to find a driver for my ThinkPad?

A. The easiest and fastest way to find a specific driver for your ThinkPad is to use the Quick path to personal computing drivers link on the All downloads and drivers page. This page is accessible by clicking on the link on the www.ibm.com/support page.

Q. What can I do if I get too many search results to look at?

A. The best way to narrow your search so that you get relevant, targeted results is to use effective, multiple search terms when you do the search.

Then, after you get your search results, use the various filtering methods for managing your search results. Click here to learn how to use these filtering methods.

Q. I am specifically interested in finding publications and manuals. What is the best way to do this?

A. One way is to indicate in your search string (keywords) that you want to find a publication. For example, you could use as your keyword "db publications". Then, on the search results page, use the "Limit results by type of support" and select "product information".

Another way is to go directly to IBM's publications center.