Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. Join them; it only takes a minute:

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

I just upgraded to Windows 8 and guess what? You need a different version of the program on Windows 8. Now, how do I remove it? I can't deactivate it in BIOS. Do I have to re-install Windows 7 again to uninstall this program?

It is a laptop yes, X230 Tablet. How do I remove it?

share|improve this question
What kinds of problems is this causing? – Tanner Faulkner Oct 26 '12 at 21:28
The laptop will lock down after 21 days... :p Because it cant't talk to intel. – Algific Oct 26 '12 at 21:31
This question does not provide any helpful information for us to answer it correctly. I'm voting to close. – user3463 Oct 26 '12 at 21:35
"Close this and I'll just get up another one." The preferred method is to edit the question to resolve the problem and your question will be reopened. – Scott Chamberlain Oct 26 '12 at 22:00
I don't think you're supposed to be able to remove it. Isn't that the whole point? – Oliver Salzburg Oct 26 '12 at 22:04
up vote 3 down vote accepted

From what I can tell lenovo provides the software for windows 8. Just use the software provided for windows 8, and if you still want to remove it, you should be able to disable it from inside the software without re-installing windows 7. After that you can just uninstall the management software if you wish.

share|improve this answer

Here is an article from Intel on just your situation. Hope this helps

share|improve this answer
Welcome to Super User! Whilst this may theoretically answer the question, it would be preferable to include the essential parts of the answer here, and provide the link for reference. – slhck Mar 20 '13 at 17:59

Is this a laptop? You should provide more information about your hardware as there are model-specific ways to disable Intel AMT(which in turn disables Intel vPro/"anti-theft").

share|improve this answer
Of course its a laptop, the author, even said ( by a comment ) well before your answer it was one. – Ramhound Oct 26 '12 at 21:56

You must log in to answer this question.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .