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Geospatial Geek, Ubuntu and Android user who admires the power of Free and Open Source Software!

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comment Another Windows 7 install freezing
Does your system have Lenovo's recovery partition? If yes, installing Windows through that would be a better solution..
Aug
17
comment Lenovo Energy Management - Battery life on dual boot
Finally I switched to 'Maximum Battery Life' option. It worked flawlessly on Windows 8.1 Preview.
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awarded  Benefactor
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comment Lenovo Energy Management - Battery life on dual boot
I had asked the above question in Lenovo community forums as well. Like any OEM support, a specialist replied stating that the issue has occurred due to dual boot. He also added a note saying Lenovo does not recommend or support multi boot OS as the computer.. Read more
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accepted Lenovo Energy Management - Battery life on dual boot
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comment Lenovo Energy Management - Battery life on dual boot
I was unable to find any battery related things in BIOS settings.
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awarded  Promoter
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comment Can Windows OS be installed read-only?
You can use something like Deep Freeze. With a simple reboot, any unwelcome or unwanted changes are removed from the system, restoring it to the original state.
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asked Lenovo Energy Management - Battery life on dual boot
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comment Can't install .net framework 3.5 on Windows 8 (Surface Pro) error 0x800f0906, no installation media available
Thanks, I have deleted that 'duplicate' comment (which came up once I raised the flag) and upvoted the question.
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comment Can't install .net framework 3.5 on Windows 8 (Surface Pro) error 0x800f0906, no installation media available
Are you trying this on a corporate network? If yes the 2nd point in the answer there is relevant: Your administrator has configured your computer to use Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) instead of Windows Update for servicing. Please ask your administrator to enable the policy to use Windows Update instead of WSUS.
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accepted Windows is unable to detect disk partitions
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comment Windows is unable to detect disk partitions
I gave it a try; changed 83 to 7 and the partition can be seen in Windows. Thanks a lot!