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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 ...
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Any way to use Lenovo Fingerprint Manager instead of Windows Hello on Windows 10?

I just got a new Thinkpad T Series and upgraded from Windows 7.1 to Windows 10. Now when trying to Install Lenovo Fingerprint Manager Pro I get the message that this version of Windows won't support ...
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Where does Lenovo X1 2nd generation store its supervisor password?

I have forgotten the supervisor password for my Lenovo X1 carbon 2nd. generation. Searching online I figured out how to remove the password for 1st generation X1 laptops. But I also read that unlike ...
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New Lenovo laptop what should I do?

So we all know Lenovo have been on the limelight over the past year with their questionable added software / data selling but I still love the ThinkPad line. If I was to buy a brand new ThinkPad / ...
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9 beeps when the Lenovo Thinkcenter M58 PC Start

I was trying to fix a problem with an old Thinkcenter M58 PC that makes the fan either working an full or at the lowest speed (depending on the occupied ram slot) I have tried to remove nearly every ...
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Games lag when charger disconnected [duplicate]

I recently bought a Lenovo Z51-70 which has 5yh Gen i7 and 8GB RAM with 4GB AMD Tropo X2 Graphics. With this configuration it should play almost every high end game but it only happens when I connect ...
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Lenovo G505s bluetooth not working

So I have a Lenovo G505s on 64 bit windows 8.1 that has bluetooth compatibility. I used to connect my wireless headphones to it all the time with no problem, but it's recently stopped working. The ...
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Disable internal monitor in the BIOS of Lenovo w520

My Lenovo W520's internal port to the internal screen is dead, but I would like to use it as a server and it would be useful as such if I could install another operating system on it. that is hard ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 and Lenovo E450 Wireless Card

I have Lenovo Thinkpad E450. Just now I installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS(64Bit). Problem is Wireless card is not detected on this Ubuntu, only wired internet is enabled and working fine. So please help me ...
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Lenovo hardware test “local connection test” fails

My Lenovo Windows 8 laptop occasionally has WiFi connectivity problems where it will work for a few minutes, and then connections will fail even though it is still connected to the AP with a strong ...
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Wi-fi issues after upgrade from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 on a Lenovo T420

I have just upgraded a Lenovo T420 from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10. After the upgrade I performed a "Reset this PC" with "Keep my files". Periodically the wi-fi will die. No networks will appear in ...
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Swapping the Fn and Ctrl Keys on a Lenovo ThinkPad Keyboard

I have this keyboard, and I'm trying to remap Fn to Ctrl and Ctrl to Fn, if at all possible. I read in some links that the scan code of Fn is only detectable by the Lenovo driver and not Windows. ...
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Upgrade Lenovo G510 from Windows 10 32-bit to 64-bit? [closed]

I have a Lenovo G510 laptop that came without OS. I've installed on it Windows 7 32-bit. This summer, I got my the upgrade to Windows 10. The 'About computer' section in the settings, it said that I ...
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how to connect two usb webcams to my laptop [duplicate]

i working in a camera stereo project so i need to connect two usb webcams to my laptop the proplrm is when i connect the two usb camera in my laptop only one who is work i tried to write c++ code only ...
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Upgrading the memory (+4GB) on my Lenovo B590 [closed]

I want to upgrade the RAM on my laptop to 8GB. I've been starting to learn how to build Android apps but my laptop is painfully slow when I have the emulators running, occasionally things just grind ...
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Upgrading 2GB DDR3 PC3L to 4GB PC3 on Lenovo ideapad 100

The Lenovo ideapad 100 has one DDR3 1.5V slot. It shipped with the 2GB RAM chip shown in the photo (top), which you can see has the PC3L low voltage specification. Old - top; new - bottom I am ...
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Lenovo Yoga 15 maximum RAM allowed

My company was provided with a Lenovo Yoga 15, the one including the RealSense F200 camera It has come equipped with a RAM of 8GB and that's fine. We were thinking to extend it to 16GB according to ...
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Lenovo P780 running VibeUI2 Android 4.4.2 Can't install Google services?

I was running VibeUI1.5 android 4.2.x originally. I then updated to VibeUI2 Android 4.4.2 only to notice that the new version doesn't have google services. So I started trying to install them... No ...
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Lenovo T520 Windows 7 recovery gets stuck after inserting second recovery disk

I'm trying to reformat my Lenovo T520 laptop which has a Windows 7 Home Premium operating system. I have 4 disks that Lenovo sent me: Operating System Recovery Disk Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (1 of ...
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WD “My Passport” unable to be detected on Lenovo T450

I have a WD "my passport" external hard drive. I got a new ThinkPad (Lenovo T450), and when I plug in the hard drive, the light comes on and the drive makes a "whirring" sound. But the drive is not ...
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My Lenovo is tablet screen is stuck on “Test Report” and won't turn off or anything else

For the 1st time today, I charged my Lenovo Tablet through my Toshiba laptop. It displayed a series of different things such as..."status:start inquiring..., "Factory Mode" showing "Manuel test", Item ...
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Is there a way to know if the system you are on is BIOS or UEFI?

Is there a way to guess from the running system if you have BIOS or UEFI? If so, then how ? I am running Debian as my main OS. If not, if I go to BIOS or UEFI menu is there a way to check which way ...
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Wifi module on Lenovo s110 seems to be defective

I have been using this laptop for a bit more than a year (I have bought it as a new - not used before). I installed Fedora 20, and it was working. Sometimes wi-fi just disconnected and I connected ...
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System bios shadowed Video BIOS shadowed

I have Lenovo (G580 Model 20157) laptop. It had Windows 8.1. I dual booted it with Ubuntu 15.04. I am unable to go into BIOS setup since then. I tried that by: Pressing F1, F2, F3, F4, F5, F6, F7, ...
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Can I enable bluetooth on a Lenovo E520 running Windows 10?

I downloaded this driver, but Windows blocks the setup from running saying it's incompatible. Are there any way to get bluetooth running on this computer?
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Linux on Lenovo W541, problems with Nvidia driver

Trying to get Linux Mint 17.2 installed on my new Lenovo W541 refresh. The installation works fine with the Nouveau graphics. But Nouveau doesn't do well with additional displays attached to the dock. ...
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Infinite boot loop after installing second HDD in Laptop

I installed a second hard drive on my laptop, replacing the DVD-RW with a HDD caddy. Then, I made a clean install of Linux Mint. Whenever I boot or restart my laptop, it goes into an infinite boot ...
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Corrupted C drive windows 8.1 lenovo laptop

I have a windows 8.1 Lenovo thinkpad (For school) and I corrupted my C drive so now it is effectively read only due to the corruption. Will I need to buy a new computer of will re-installing Windows ...
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Find out why Fedora can't hibernate on Lenovo T550

I recently did a fresh install of Fedora 22 on a Lenovo T550 laptop, most things work fine, but the laptop won't hibernate. This isn't just when I shut the lid, even if I trigger the hibernate ...
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How to make sure display of laptop is actually matte?

I am trying to find acceptable configuration of Lenovo Y50-70 on Amazon. How to be 100% sure that display is FullHD, IPS and matte? What words / terms describe that? Any examples? What about this ...
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ElanTech touchpad not working - “lenovo B50-30” right-click or multitouch (never both)

My problem, I want to scroll on the "lenovo B50-30" with two fingers, but the right-click should be possible with the hardware-botton. It is a Linus Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I used this code to make the ...
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Lost my Lenovo Recovery partition

I by mistake deleted my recovery partition in Lenovo Thinkpad E420. How can i have that Partiotion again. I tried a exe found in Program Files(x86)->Lenovo->Factory It temporarily create that drive ...
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lenovo laptop screen error in Windows 8.1

Please take a look at the picture at the attached file. Screen of the laptop shows a dotted white line at the bottom half. The line draws a straight line that dotted with white color and screen is ...
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Can't figure out how to enter BIOS on a Lenovo Z510

I have a Lenovo Z510 Ideapad. I find I can’t enter bios to change settings, when I turn on my laptop, I press F2 or Fn+F2 or F1 to enter BIOs, but have no luck I have also been trying to run system ...
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Bluetooth not working on Lenovo G Series

My Lenovo laptop has suddenly stopped letting me use Bluetooth to transfer data from my phone. Every time I have to reinstall the device drivers of Bluetooth from devmgmt to be able to use it again. ...
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Touchpad driver corrupted, no Windows 10 version

So I have a Lenovo G50-70, and my touchpad stopped working, and when I went to the solution center it said that a driver is missing (it doesn't know which one though, go figure), so I'm pretty sure ...
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Strange keyboard settings on Lenovo X1 Carbon

My colleague and I we both got the same Lenovo X1 Carbon, installed Windows 7 from the same ISO image and used the Lenovo System Update tool in order to obtain all required drivers and tools for our ...
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Computer tends to freeze and shutdown

I have a Lenovo ThinkCentre computer, Lenovo M92p with Intel Core i7 3770, 2 x 8GB Ram and a built in Intel HD 4000 Graphics, running Windows 10 Home. The computer always runs quiet, and almost never ...
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Keyboard and Trackpad do not work when Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 12 is stacked

I work in an IT department and each year we roll out a bunch of laptops. This year we used the Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 12. Because I work with so many of them, I'm inevitably going to stack them on top ...
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Second monitor not working on Windows 10

I am running Windows 10 on a Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga and my second monitor (connected through ThinkPad OneDock into the monitor with DVI) Previously on Windows 8.1 the monitor was working perfectly with ...
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I keep getting the usb inserted sound whenever I plug or unplug something to a power socket. Should I worry?

I own a Lenovo G510. I use a cooler base external mouse keyboard monitor 2:1 speakers Whenever I plug something to a wall socket that is near to the one that I use to power everything (when ...
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Windows 8.1 Lenovo Y510p Hard Drive Issue?

I bought a Lenovo Y510p laptop just over a year ago and it is now running painfully slow (virus scans take 24 hours, chrome takes 60-120 seconds to open, booting can take up to 10 minutes before any ...
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Synaptics Lenovo Driver doesn't retain settings on restart of Windows 10

Would appreciate any solutions for this problem. The reverse scrolling direction setting is not retained on Windows 10 for my Lenovo laptop on restart. the hardware device is Synaptics ClickPad V8.1 ...
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Lenovo Edge laptop with Windows 8 has white, flashing dots on the touch screen

after spraying my touch screen lightly with a screen cleaner [duh] and wiping it with a microfiber cloth, I have several flashing dots on my screen. Rebooting hasn't helped. The touch screen is ...
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backtrack 5 R3 live usb is not working on my lenovo g50 70

i've created a live usb of back track 5 r3 using unetbootin, when i tried to run it on my lenovo g50 70 laptop it shows an error like " kernel panic not syncing attempted to kill init " , but when i ...
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Windows 10 3 finger touchpad swipe gestures don't work after wakeup

After upgrading to Windows 10, after waking the computer from sleep, 3 finger swipe gestures (to minimize all windows or to go to task view), stop working. 3 finger click still brings up Cortana. I'm ...
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Microphone with combo-jack - Windows 10, Lenovo b580

I'm looking on answers how to solve this problem since I got this laptop. This is the newer version of lenovo b580 (the one with i3 mobile). It has a single combo-jack on the side, and I cannot get it ...
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Fan running at full speed all the time after upgrading to SSD

Recently decided to upgrade my Lenovo G560 with a Samsung 850 Evo SSD. I have done a clean install on Windows 10 and the speed is immense, however my fan is constantly running. I have checked the ...
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Trying to understand the difference between various batteries for Lenovo Thinkpad T520

There are various types of batteries for the laptop and I'm not sure which one is best. The one I have right now (which came with it), is not enough to last me through my back-to-back classes, so I am ...
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Does Lenovo T430s (with NVS 5200) support dp 1.2 daisy chaining?

I have a Lenovo T430s with Nvidia 5200M and Intel HD 4000. My question is: does this support daisy chaining of monitors from it's miniDP port? I am using windows 7. I want to us it with 2 Dell U2415. ...