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Installing Windows 10 on Lenovo ThinkCentre

I have a Lenovo ThinkCentre that has a Win7 Pro install that's been upgraded to Win 10 Pro. During/shortly afterwards the HDD started failing, so I thought it might be a good idea to do a fresh ...
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Is it possible to install a fingerprint reader in a thinkpad T520 that didn't come with one?

I have a Lenovo T520 but I didn't order it with a fingerprinter reader. I was wondering if it is possible to purchase the finger printer reader separately (like this one: ebay link, and install it ...
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Plug in ZIF connector under laptop motherboard

I needed to do a repair of my Lenovo Thinkpad T440 and was able to take everything apart successfully but now I'm trying to put the thing back together. When the laptop is facing bottom up the ...
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is it possible to “reset” the counting mechanism of power manager for battery maintenance (Lenovo)

Lenovo thinkpad provides a power manager software that allows for battery gauge reset. It's a hunch but it seems that there is a counting mechanism every time I "perform reset". In early days when I ...
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Nvidia 960M drops from 4GB to 2GB after windows 10 fresh install

I bought Lenovo ideapad y70 - 70 with Nvidia 960M 4GB VRAM. It was preinstalled with windows 8. After I fresh installed windows 10 on the system, the Nvidia 960M now shows 2GB VRAM. I have updated ...
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Lenovo X1 Carbon 3rd Gen, docked into a ThinkPad OneLink Dock. Dual Monitors flicker

Been having this issue, Lenovo X1 Carbon 3rd generation is docked into a ThinkPad OneLink Dock. Using two 22 inch ViewSonic external monitors. The external monitors will flicker. Some days they won't ...
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Boot order not saved lenovo u410

So I am trying to boot a bootable flash drive with windows 10 on it on lenovo U410.I entered the BIOS and changed to legacy with legacy priority but when changed the values of the boot order they just ...
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Lenovo M92P tiny PC Graphics Card Upgrade [closed]

Is it possible or does any tried upgrading the the graphics card of Lenovo M92P Tiny(1 Litre)? Here is the specs: http://shop.lenovo.com/us/en/desktops/thinkcentre/m-series-tiny/m92p/ I'm planning to ...
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Lenovo Miix 300 keyboard not working

i have lenovo miix 300 with detachable keyboard. The onscreen kboard works but the detachable one sometimes works but mostly doesn't. how do I turn it on?
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Lenovo X201 Battery management INOP

Something is not working with the Lenovo Power Manager software/hardware on my X201T tablet. The computer always shuts down when I am on battery and still have 1.5-2 Hours left of battery life ...
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Lenovo Flex 3 Pen support

I just bought the lenovo flex 3, mainly for the touch screen i am also hoping to pick up a pressure sensitive pen for use with bamboo paper and adobe illustrator... I am having problems finding ...
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How to remedy the cursor disppearance? [duplicate]

The cursor suddenly disappears while typing. It comes back after a seconds and disappears again.
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How to remedy a cursor disappearance while typing a text?

While typing a text, the cursor suddenly disappears and comes back after a seconds. It looks like it goes to autosaving.
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How can we know that our laptop model has capabiliy to protect overcharge baterry, and is it able to set preferences?

How to know our laptop model has ability to protect overcharge baterry, and is it menu to setup the preferences? Example this is my model I am still confused to read the spec, how to check this ...
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How to add capable display driver to Lenovo G50 Windows 8.1 laptop

I have a Lenovo G50-45 80E301GUUS with AMD A8-6410 APU with AMD Radeon R5 Graphics. It has a clean Windows 8.1-32 bit installed on it (NOT the factory image...the drive partitions got wiped and ...
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Unreasonable laptop performance

My laptop has some serious issues with performance. The specifications of my laptop:  Lenovo Y50-70  RAM: 16GB  CPU: Intel i7-4710HQ @2.5GHz  Graphics: GeForce GTX 860M 4GB ...
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How much memory slots in Lenovo Ideapad 100-15IBD

How much memory slots in Lenovo Ideapad 100-15IBD and they are soldered? (80QQ004GFR) Official website tells me: this laptop have 2 so-dimm slots and support up to 8Gb max ...
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Cannot access BIOS after changing the settings to Legacy Mode on Lenovo

TL;DR Changed BIOS settings from UEFI to Legacy Mode to boot from USB, installed Windows and now cannot access BIOS on Lenovo laptop. Hello, I tried to dual boot my Lenovo laptop, managed to get it ...
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Onenote crashes Lenovo Power manager which crashes explorer

Everytime that I restart windows on my Thinkpad it resets my default printer to OneNote (part of microsoft's bloatware). The problem is, if I forget to change it back to the actuall printer then when ...
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Lenovo ThinkPad L52 - Wireless driver

I just formatted and installed Windows 7 on my Lenovo ThinkPad L520 laptop, and its wireless isn't working. I see this networking status on my desktop: I installed Realtek LAN Driver for Windows 7 ...
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Can I upgrade my BIOS(LENOVO DPK21A) to UEFI? [duplicate]

I have a Lenovo Ideacentre K330B running Windows 10 Home and I want to change it's BIOS to UEFI. It has a Lenovo motherboard. Here are some specs - BIOS Version/Date: "LENOVO DPK21A, 8/8/2011" Bios ...
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What does one have to consider before upgrading laptops CPU [duplicate]

this question is not similar to this, because the other one is about one pc in specific and mine is about any pc. Upgrading laptop processor I have found a intel core i7 octa core (with Intel vpro) ...
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Lenovo BIOS setting using PowerShell

I am trying to change BIOS settings through a PowerShell, when I run the below command line, it runn succesfully, but when I reboot the PC I see no change on the BIOS settings. the command line: ...
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Cannot enter bios on a Lenovo G505

I've a Lenovo g505 laptop. the HD failed and I've installed a new HD. All I get now is a white static cursor on the top let hand corner of the screen. The screen just lights up and has no colour. ...
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How do I reinstall Windows on my Lenovo PC?

On my Lenovo H50-55 Desktop Computer, I see the following partitions in Disk Management: (Click on the picture to see the image enlarged) I wish to reinstall a fresh copy of Windows 10 Home x64, ...
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Why do antivirus detect XiaoU/LenovoService uninstaller, Lenovo software, as malware?

I recently purchased a Lenovo H50-55 computer with Windows 10 Home x64 on it. I uninstalled some of the Lenovo software that shipped with the computer, but not all of it. I ran a full malware scan ...
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Lenovo Y580 does not properly wake up from sleep

I have a Lenovo Y580 notebook and have a strange issue when putting it in standby mode. When I try to resume it, the power button lights up from flashing, I hear the powering sound of the DVD drive, ...
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Lenovo G510 booting extremely slowly

My 2-year old Lenovo G510 laptop works just fine, except for after-shutdown booting time. I can put it to sleep and it wakes up immediately, but when I shut it down and then power up, the power LED ...
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Lenovo z580 bluetooth does not work

I have Windows 10 on my laptop Lenovo Z580. I have a problem with the Bluetooth connection, I want to connect a keyboard, but nowhere can I find the settings for the Bluetooth connection. I have ...
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No sound after some minutes in Lenovo laptop with linux

I have a Lenovo G460 laptop and this problem has appeared approximately a year ago, but I never had the time to look into it. Right after I turn on my computer everything works fine. However, about ...
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Reset BIOS password lenovo

When I try to remove the BIOS password from my laptop, ask me to enter the new password and confirm it, i just press Enter key in the two steps after that. I can't open my laptop because require me to ...
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How do I enable my mouse when also typing on a Lenovo with Windows 8.1?

I recently bought a new laptop. It is a Lenovo with Windows 8.1 and whenever I play games like mine craft it doesn't let me walk with W and look or move around at the same time. I have watched many ...
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Windows 10 Game Bar Stops Recording

I have a new Lenovo Y70 PC and I was trying to use it to record some gameplay of Deus Ex: Human Revolution Director's Cut. I set the limit to an hour and the entire time, I saw the timer in red in the ...
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Lenovo Yoga 900 Switch Function (FN) Keys

I'm buying a Lenovo Yoga 900, and I'm wondering if you can switch its keyboard's function keys. Right now they are set that you have to press FN + F6 to press F6. My friend has a Lenovo Yoga 3 and ...
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Lenovo G40-70 screen black after BIOS upgrade

I have Lenovo G40-70, Model Name: 20369 laptop. For changing OS from Win. 8.1 to Win. 7, I was upgraded its BIOS on A7CN40WW. ...
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Windows 10 doesn't shutdown on Lenovo Yoga Pro 2

I have Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro and since October been using Windows 10 - all fine until last night when MS installed the latest upgrade. All seemingly went fine until today when I tried to shut it down. It ...
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BSOD: Page fault in non-paged area, windows 10 [duplicate]

I own a lenovo yoga 3 14, windows 10. Every time I run uTorrent, I would get a BSOD, saying page fault in non-paged area. I have tried running sfc /scannow, disk check, manually reconnecting my ...
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What WLAN drivers should I install for Lenovo B5070

I have bought a new Lenovo B5070 59-430824 i5-4210U. It came with DOS installed. I installed Win7 however it doesn't have the WLAN drivers installed and therefore its WiFi doesn't work. I'm trying to ...
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Lenovo Y50 won't post

I just went to turn on my year old lenovo y50 and it won't boot. When I turn it on the hard-drive light flickers for a few seconds before turning off and the screen is stuck on the lenovo screen but ...
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RAM for Lenovo Thinkserver TS 440

I am setting up a new Lenovo Thinkserver TS440 in my home as a workstation and as a test server. Here is the system I purchased: ...
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Lenovo Thinkpad HDD Error While Running Recovery Tool - Windows 7 OS

My Lenovo T430 started to "hang" or shut-down unexpectedly. Norton's did not find any viruses, but when running the Lenovo hardware tests (included with the system), a HDD failure was identified. I ...
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Black Screen - SOLID Underscore

I've got a Lenovo Z565 laptop. When booting, it shows the BIOS screen, then goes to a black screen with a solid underscore and gets stuck there.. Doesn't ever get to windows at all. I CAN get into ...
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How do i change the boot order on lenovo E530C?

How to downgrade a machine lenovo E530C from windows 8.1 to windows 7, i can not select the boot order options, i can not make any changes in the boot order and the BIOS system version installed is ...
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Lenovo W530 with Quadro K2000M screen changes contrast drastically when switching to dark application

I have Lenovo W530 with Windows 8.1, and it has that annoying feature which changes contrast depending on colors of application (both on battery and AC). I've found that this is quite common on Intel ...
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Which port is this? [closed]

Cannot figure out what this port does. anyone has any idea? It is on lenovo y 40-80.
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Lenovo Y40 unable to boot from the factory recovery USB purchased from Lenovo

I've purchased a recovery USB from Lenovo for $39.99, but my laptop would not boot from it. Lenovo technical support refuses to provide me with any hint on how I can get it working unless I pay $69.99 ...
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High Memory Usage Windows 10

90% memory usage shortly after installing windows 10, I have very little open. My fan has been on full blast for a while now. Kinda similar to this guy. But I don't have as high non-paged kernel ...
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poweroff lenovo flex 2-15 notebook in linux

I have a lenovo flex 2-15 notebook. When i try to shut down my laptop using poweroff/shutdown commands or using the GUI, it shuts down completely but after a few seconds it turns on automatically! (be ...
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Hard drive password reset on Lenovo T520 / secure erase

I have a Lenovo T520 with a Seagate Momentus Thin self encrypting drive and now I want to remove all encryption so I can use it normally as an external hard drive (usb case for 2.5 sata). I know the ...
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Recover data from Lenovo onekey backup file

I had a Lenovo G500 Laptop, I made a backup on a usb drive just some day before the laptop has crashed. I sent it in for warranty repair, but they refound me because it was not reparable. Now I have ...