Also, how would I attach the cap? The TrackPoint post in my W-series ThinkPad is yellow rather than black and significantly smaller: Link to picture . Reviewed in the United States on March 3, 2019. 3x New OEM TrackPoint Replacement Dome for IBM / Lenovo Thinkpad Mouse Laptop Pointer Red Cap (Soft Dome): Electronics The ONLY issue I’ve had, is the trackpoint caps. True to form, it features the same dish-shaped ergonomic keycaps for comfort, as well as an integrated TrackPoint for easy navigation in tight spaces without a mouse. Trackpoint Replacement May 10, 2013 by Hayden James, in Blog. That isn’t good marketing and isn’t the nice way to your long-years-customers and Trackpoint-fans. Comment Report abuse. $9.98. Also, the W-series is prominently absent from the list of supported models in Lenovo's specs of the replacement caps. Those who didn’t come up in the professional world during IBM’s heyday, yet work on one of Lenovo’s ThinkPad laptops today, might wonder why the TrackPoint is still around. Or maybe 3 years is a bit long. 3 Pack Trackpoint Caps 2016 for Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon 4th, X1 Carbon 2016, Yoga 13 4.3 out of 5 stars 82. The ThinkPad TrackPoint II Keyboard translates the ThinkPad notebook’s iconic typing experience into a stand-alone device. Its been 3 years that I’ve been using the Lenovo x301. Verified Purchase. That’s a shame, as the small replacement-part would be sufficient for a lot of them, and the W540 isn’t old. This document contains information about how to order TrackPoint Caps for various ThinkPad models. They don’t last that long. Many might switch to other OEMs in the future, because Lenovo wants for example the W540-owners to buy a new W541. 3 people found this helpful . Helpful. 4.0 out of 5 stars These 3 caps are all the same exact shape. Read more. Anyone know if replacement caps for the W-series are available? A. Ziegler. Anyway, I really love this laptop and although I use both the Trackpoint and Trackpad, its safe to say that I use the Trackpoint most. I'm posting this so it will show up in the search results for others that are seeking replacement trackpoint caps for their Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 5th generation laptop.