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I'm having problems with my wifi card in my new X1. Is the bios whitelisted to specific mini-pci-e cards? I've read this on various other sites, but none of them mention the X1. If I buy a new one on newegg, will it work?

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I believe the answer is 'yes, it's got a whitelist' but I'm not sure. You should consult Lenovo directly (or pull the Hardware Maintenance Manual for this model) to verify FRU#s of models that will work. –  Shinrai Feb 17 '12 at 16:31
Ah, good idea. It does have a whitelist, looks like I'll have to buy from ebay sellers in china unless I want to pay $100+. –  zombor Feb 17 '12 at 17:01
That or hack the bios whitelist....if you dare....thinkwiki.org/wiki/… –  Moab Feb 17 '12 at 17:13
Help fight the BIOS whitelist, sign the petition to Lenovo. –  Evan Carroll May 26 '14 at 17:08

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