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1. New to Cloud. I tried to drag files to cloud without success, how to add files direcly in to cloud.

2. These one drive, drop box etc. are so confusing, I do not need them, would be simpler to add directly in to cloud BUT, How? W10
Hi.I have lenovo legion Y520 laptop with 6 GB RAM (2 slots 2 + 4 GB). I would like to get a rid of 2 GB module and buy 8 GB one. The promblem is that RAM from Ramaxel Technology is hard to get in my country so my question is: Will this RAM be compatible? https://www.czc.cz/kingston-value-8gb-ddr4-2400-so-dimm/198638/produktI have found this RAM here:https://www.amazon.com/Kingston-Technology-ValueRAM-2400Mhz-KVR24S17S8/dp/B01LW6HBSMand when I select my laptop above it says it fits. But I want to be sure that kingston and ramaxel will work together. 
P55-A5200 How to disable integrated graphics from bios . i want to use external graphics card gtx770. i dont want to use internal. i want to use completely external.
I bought this motherboard on newegg and I need to know if i can use an amd processor I will post the link of the motherboard and the processor I want to use for it I really do appreciate the help


Hello! I?m going to keep this thread pretty quick, my computer started acting very strangely, turning on/off rapidly, and through a little internet searching, found that the quick fix was to reset the CMOS on my PC. After doing so, my computer finally turned on, but now doesn?t display, or give power to my RGB keyboard and mouse, although the RGB in the system works. I can?t get into the BIOS or anything, as it seems that the keyboard and mouse aren?t getting power, and the obvious display issue. However, the Bluetooth light on mhm Bluetooth adapter (also USB) does have a light on, so power is going to the USB ports. So, I?m thoroughly confused, and I?m wondering if anyone has a fix unknown to me as of yet, before I ship it out to somewhere for the next 3-4 months for repair (a horrible experience). Thanks!

OS:Windows 10
I?ll put out more info from the PC if needed.
this is kind of low ball but i can not seem to figure it out, when im recording with my microphone there is a faint but very noticeable ringing in the back ground, and its very annoying, i have tried everything with my computer and recording software to get it to go away but it wont, i mean its a brand new computer and brand new mic with its own power supply im freaking out trying to solve this, ill even pay if someone has a solution
I used a monochrome ribbon in my datacard sd260 printer and when i put the color ribbon back in its stilll only printing in monochrome.help!!!!
I am in to video editing and music production, what motherboard, RAM, and cpu you would suggest, my price range is no more than $400.00, less preferably.
Well, after weeks of trouble with detection error on my brand new Yoga X1 3rd Gen. laptop and after a miraculously fix by chance by my local technician, I'm once again faced with an error before I can even boot up Windows. Are all Lenovo Thinkpads horrendously faulty or is just my device partially prone to errors? I checked the bio and this detection isn't even enabled so I'm puzzled as to why I must face this error everytime I attempt to boot up the device. Is there a way to fix this error or to reset it? Of course I've tampered the bottom to fix an error that was caused by loose screws. Now I have to deal with another obvious irritatable error without finding an explanation online. The few information even containing the tamper error on the manual for the device shows no hint in solving this issue. Lenovo support is testing my patience during an already hectic time in my life.
Hi, is the silver version of X1C6 and X1Y3 made of the same materials as their black counterparts but just different in color? Do those silver paint wear off over time?
Hi, I like Dobly Atmos but X1C6 and X1Y3 do not have it built in. Can I add Atmos to these laptops perhaps through some kind of external sound card?
I was going to collect money to buy this gpu. anyone know if gtx 1050 runs on my motherboard? please answer
So, i installed two drives. a ssd, and a hdd.
I was in the market to build a new computer. however i wanted to keep all programs and content from my old computer. so i bought a 2tb wd black drive for storage. and i was told to get an ssd to install windows on as it would be optimal, (including programs i commonly use such as photoshop or sony vegas)
whilst i use the hdd for mass storage.
So i cloned the contents from my old computers hard drive to my current hdd that was going to be used in my new computer.

Here's where my problem starts. i installed my ssd first and now i have win10 on it, im certain its my bootdrive as i wanted. then i open my rig back up to pop the hard drive i wanted to store everything in, inside of it. after doing this i was expecting my screen to display my desktop as it was on my old computer with my programs and files on screen as i had them. however it remained the same as it was when i first initially installed windows after i booted up the pc.

However on my second observation i noticed if i go to documents> this pc> and my hard drive (not the ssd that is my c: drive. all the content is there and there's a file that says "users" and inside was my user account from my old pc and there's another folder named desktop where i noticed there was everything. upon further examination of the files and folders on my installed hard drive it appears everything is there.
so where is my stuff on my desktop screen? why are ... Read more
Just received delivery of my X1 Extreme,... great machine. Wondering if it's ok to use a JSAUX USB Type C Adapter to connect my old school WD Passport 1 TB drives to the USB C ports on the left side of the laptop? After the mouse dongle, I only have 1 port on the right open for external drives,... sure could use the other two for the other drives and camera. Previous laptop had 4 USB 3.0 ports, so had all the ports I needed. Just not sure if there's a risk. Thanks.
Purchased a 2nd hand Asus F555L. Was reset/reformatted before sale and every time I try to setup windows 10 it freezes. The furthest it lets me get is where Cormora(i think thats her name) asks for either my email or phone number
Hello, I want to replace the battery for my X230t, I am looking at cheapish 9-cell batteries that are from China.....Are these whitelisted ? Will they work with my X230t ? I am afraid that they are whitelisted and will not work....  Can someone please confirm this ?   Many thanks
I work for a small company with no internal IT support.  Told everyone how ThinkPad P50 is going to be better than a customary Dell.  Now got this. Seems like I can connect to any Wifi except the one I need for printing.  It starts connecting, gets to the poit of establishing internet connection, then the connection shuts down and disappeares from the list.  If I turn off WiFi in Wireless radios through F8 and then trn it on, the connection appears on the list, but only until next time I try it... I did the reommended actions below, also,  updated drivers, can not get anywhere.   -------------------------------- Connection status: Not connectedCause: The specific network is not available.Error code: 163851Recommended actions:The selected wireless network is out of range or unavailable. Move to a location that is closer to the access point and try again.Verify that the encryption settings (WEP/TKIP/AES) specified in this profile match those expected by the wireless network.Verify that the wireless adapter in your computer has not been restricted from accessing the radio channels being used by the wireless network.Verify that the wireless network name (SSID) is specified correctly. The SSID is case sensitive.If the problem persists, contact your network administrator and provide the troubleshooting information below.Adapter Details***************Adapter name Intel(R) Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260Adapter type Wireless LANAdapte... Read more
How should I solve this issue for following KBs packages:
KB2952664 - current files version:
KB3102429 - current files version:
KB4014565 - can't find KB package on Microsoft sites.
All suggestions are welcome.
If You have the files, please share :)

Here is the listing from the log:

Checking System Update Readiness.
Binary Version 6.1.7601.23471
2018-11-17 00:36
Checking Windows Servicing Packages
Checking Package Manifests and Catalogs
Checking Package Watchlist
Checking Component Watchlist
Checking Packages
(f) CBS MUM Missing 0x00000002 servicing\Packages\Package_117_for_KB3102429~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~  
(f) CBS MUM Missing 0x00000002 servicing\Packages\Package_1_for_KB2952664~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~  
(f) CBS MUM Missing 0x00000002 servicing\Packages\Package_1_for_KB2952664~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~  
(f) CBS MUM Missing 0x00000002 servicing\Packages\Package_1_for_KB2952664~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~  
(f) CBS MUM Missing 0x00000002 servicing\Packages\Package_1_for_KB2952664~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~  
(f) CBS MUM Missing 0x00000002 servicing\Packages\Package_1_for_KB2952664~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~  
(f) CBS MUM Missing 0x00000002 servicing\Packages\Package_1... Read more
Only major sites like Google, Amazon, Youtube, Facebook, etc. work. I get an "ERR_EMPTY_RESPONSE" error on Chrome and pages simply don't load on other browsers.

Solutions I've tried:

-Flushing DNS

-Setting default DNS as or

-Turning off Ipv6

-Trying multiple browsers

-Cleaning the cache on browsers/disabling extensions

-Resetting and restarting Router

-Disabling Firewall

-Checking proxy settings

-BUYING A NEW WIFI ADAPTER (Netgear AC1200 Wifi USB Adapter)

-I've tried a few more that involve the Command Prompt but I can't remember what they are at the moment.

I've seen multiple solutions suggesting that it's the router, but multiple other devices are working just fine on the same network, including a few laptops. I'm at a loss here, I've gone through dozens of forums and Youtube videos looking for a solution but none have worked so far. Please help!

Also, I know Ethernet is optimal and worth trying, but I'm in a position where Ethernet isn't an option.

I am at such a loss here. I've posted on multiple forums and tried all the solutions they come up with. Is my motherboard just not down with a wireless connection? WHAT IS GOING ON?!
Dell inspiron 5559 laptop show nothing some times ,i try plug monitor to it and it show normal desktop then after restart it work normally i think it the lcd ,but why its not happen all the time,maybe lcd power ,how to fix that
ok, recently i posted about my mb network card frying.

Today I git a startech pci network card and installed it, and ran its driver install for win 7.. but the device manager see it as a realtech pci gbe family controller.. not the st100bt32 that startech says it is.
this is the only possible connection to the internet at this time.. I cannot put in both a new PCI network card and a wireless card at the same time.. gotta be one or the other.

Well that did not work so I tried reinstalling the wireless card and it too started giving me errors,. Dunno guys.. somethng here is just totally messed up..
I would prefer to have a wired connection to my router as i live in an apartment compex and there is a lot of WIFI here..
im on the laptop now.. any suggestions?

i will be replacing the MB soon but until then I need that desktop running.. thanks
I recently got a new computer w/out windows, and before I had the install for it, I decided to look around at the settings. Under something like video options, I was selecting different options and seeing if they had any difference, one of them I selected made my screen not appear when it restarted. I've tried using a different hdmi, no change. The basic video cable, no change. Not sure what to do. I'm using an ASUS M5A78l-M/US83 motherboard.
Hi everybody,l want to install a ssd but l can't find how to connect it... Can somebody help me?Tanks a lot 
When i shut down windows 10 and let the computer set for a while i have to un plug it from the power supply then plug it back in and then it will boot into windows 10
Should you clean the registry in windows 10
I have an Ideapad 110S less than one year old. My issue is whether or not I should replace the battery. Symptoms are:From steady red light charge state (5-20%) charges to about 75% within 2 hours.Charging the last 25% takes at least another 2 hours, with charger unit very hot (uncomfortable but not impossible to hold), and stuck at 98% for the last hour.Sometimes the battery will not charge to 100%, but enters a charge state called 'Indeterminate' by the linux app 'acpi', other times it will go to 100%Is it generally considered worthwhile to replace a battery for this model, or to simply replace the entire computer when battery or charger unit completely fails?
Hi all,I have a Yoga 260 latop. I recently bought a Lenovo USB-C dock but I don't think there are is much value add to it since I don't have a USB-C port on the Yoga 260.  It's nice to connect the keyboard and monitor and mouse but I can't charge the laptop.  I can use an HDMI cable to connect the display, but I think that defeats the purpose of the USB-C.  Correct? A few questions:  1. Is there a way to get the USB-C to connect and charge the Yoga?  I thought I saw a post about an HDMI to USB-C adaptor.  Does this work?2. What about a OneLink dock?  Is that a better option?  All I want to do is to have a simpe method to dock and charge the Yoga when im in my office.  I may some day expand to a dual monitor but right its just one monitor. Thanks!   
I have just fitted a spare 500GB WD hard to my desktop to use as a data drive , checked it out with WD tool and cleaned it with same tool , now it will not show up in the directory , it does show up in the WD tool and in device manager , so I am stumped as to why it does not show up in file explorer , window 10 x64 system .


Hi, so alot of us gamers have complained about power thorttling on this notebook. There was a bios released on November 15th 2018 but this did not fix the throttling. Are we ever going to see a proper bios? This laptop has so much potential as with intel xtu we can manually set power limits but the bios sometimes overwrites it.
Hi everyone, I have a Yoga 11 with Windows RT OS installed. I was using it as a tablet for editing some text and viewing some images.For a while, there is not enough space to install updates and even can not operate appropriately. I started deleting all unneccessary files, until I have nothing but system files in my HDD. Now, I want to reset it to factory settings without any update to save some space. I created a USB recovery disk, but everytime I try to reset, it is asking for installation media to be inserted. I can see, there is a recovery partition but I don't know how to re-install from there! Would you please help me to find a solution? BTW; I searched every single topics in that forum and MS links are not helpful for my problem since all recovery images in MS web sites are only for Surface products! Best regards,
I have tried three different headphones and none of them work - when i plug in the headphones, nothing happens. I have tried rebooting. Have checkec AUDIO in the control panel, it only shows SPEAKERS but nothing there for headphones or microphones. Has anyone else encountered and/or resolved this problem? TrueNorth


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Hi, I installed a new m.2 drive in my T450s Thinkpad but it sometimes fails on booting up. I have installed latest drivers but proplem still there. I talked to the m.2 manufacturer and first thing they asked was is my laptop a Lenovo as there is a two bit data exception in the firmware of the m.2 which is incompatible with the Thinkpads own software test project, and an error is reported.There recommendd solution was todownload latest drive update but problem remains. Any suggestions?
Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Home, 64 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7200U CPU @ 2.50GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 142 Stepping 9
Processor Count: 4
RAM: 8067 Mb
Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce 940MX, -2048 Mb
Hard Drives: C: 237 GB (82 GB Free); D: 93 GB (48 GB Free);
Motherboard: KBL, Dragonite_KL
Antivirus: ZoneAlarm Free Firewall Antivirus, Disabled

I want to change the booting order so that I can boot using a bootable USB flash drive. Under Bios, boot tab appears boot mode: [UEFI] (the Legacy option does not appear anywhere). Also there is Secure boot: [Enabled] (the up/down cursor doesn?t stop on it). Also appears Boot priority order: 1. Windows Boot Managern(Micron_1100- MTFDDAV256TBN). Windows won?t allow me to make any changes.
Can someone confirm the X1 Extreme supports raid when using dual ssd's? It doesn't appear as an option when customizing like it does for the P1.Thanks!
Hi guys, I got the X1 yoga 1st gen (20FR0041AR) and read on the internet that replacing your laptops hdd drive with a ssd makes it way faster. My computer also has 256gb and I´d like a 512gb ssd instead. I would like to know if its possible to replace my hdd with an ssd, which model should it be (please reccommend me some) and how to do it (im not an expert but if it is quite easy i can do it on my own).Thanks!
I want to update my biosbut there is a little problem , as you know for this update battery has to be fully charged and notebook plugged inMy battery still works but at least this program ( lenovo system update as mentioned above )says i need fully charged battery but it is already charged ( most of the time laptop is plugged in workstation )anybody any ideas how to get it working ?
Model #: 10A8S0CC00 Before going too far down a rabbit hole... Can you install a second SSD drive in one of these computers? The pc in question is exactly like the one in this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xTca-g6CZSQ Thanks!
My Chrome's processes are now in the Apps section instead of the background process section of Task Manager (TM) and it made my laptop lags badly and heats up fast.

I have been playing using this PC for a long time, and when I play this game (Warframe), I always have my browser (which always has 30+ tabs open, for work stuff) and a torrent client app.

Usually, I only play 1 hour-ish, and then I close the game to rest. But last night, since there's a new expansion in the game (and it's a very CPU-heavy expansion), I play for 2 hours+. For the last minutes I played, the game was very lagging. That's why I thought "okay, I've been playing for too long, probably I have to restart my laptop to empty the RAM). I closed the game, but the window wouldn't disappear, so I opened Task manager, which was a pain because it wasn't responding too. I deleted the game process from the Task manager, closed my torrent client (without using TM), and when I switched to Chrome window, it was really lagging even though the game & torrent client were already closed. But I managed to close it.

And when I tried to shut down, it turned out it was "update and shut down", I was like okay, since I wanted to have dinner anyway, so I left my laptop.

Half an hour later, it was off. The startup was very slow (which wasn't usual). Opening Chrome would make the laptop lag very bad, opening a new tab takes 5 minutes+. I didn't even open my game ... Read more
I am using a Linksys Router, WRT 100AC, that has two USB slots. Presently, I have both slots occupied and have a number of folders/files I access through Windows 10 Explorer. I would like to access either USB device via the command prompt for copying selected folders/files to my current hard drive. Is there a fairly simple way to do this?
Hi guys,

First time using one of these 'ask for help' forums regarding an issue but I'm literally at a loss for what to do as I feel I've checked for everything I'm capable of doing based on knowledge. Anyway, here's my issue;

-- On newer games such as the new Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 or Fallout 76 I am legitimately struggling to hit consistent 60 fps marks. I'll be lucky if I even clip it for a moment. Down below you'll find my dxdiag.txt but I'll list the important factors (I think) here:

* Windows 10 64-bit
* Intel (R) Core (TM) i7-4820k CPU @ 3.70GHz (8 CPUs), ~3.7GHz
* 8192MB RAM
* 500 GB SSD
* Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Ti

Now my issue here is that I feel with those specs I should be able to run things pretty spectacularly. And according to GeForce Experience I should be running ALL my games on max settings, it's literally capped every single one out and said "Yup, go for it!". However, when I get in-game, it's another story. CoD, for example, runs around 30-40 fps for the most part and dips further should any activity in-game actually happen. I tried doing the basic steps for this kind of thing; I halved the Render Resoluation and lowered shadows and it did help. This is when I sometimes get around 55-60fps but for the most part, I'm around 45-50. And as for Fallout 76, it's an all around travesty for preformance. It could be the game itself but I've seen plenty of streamers and... Read more
HiMy windows somehow got corrupted and only option when I boot is (see attached).  I cant get into BIOS by hitting F2 or Fn+F2. Attachedis my only option. How can I get my Windows back.If I download windows from Microsoft I might need to enter licence key at some point during the installation. Windows 8 has that key somewhere in BIOS and it "might" not need me to enter it during the installation. Any suggesitions how to resolve this?  is my o
I've got a Yoga 730-15IKB (no GTX inside; i7) that I'm trying to use to drive an LG 27UD58P-B monitor. It's a 4K, 60Hz-capable monitor, but I can only set it to 30Hz via the Intel Graphics Settings. I tried to chat with Lenovo about the issue, and had a very disconcerting go of it. The technician, when I told him about my problem and the 30 vs. 60Hz, asked if I was talking about the internet speed. I kid you not. He then said that, because the monitor is "third party" I have to go to a local support technician for it and refused to budge. Aside from that, I tried connecting the laptop to my 4K TV and it, too, would only let me go with 30Hz. My theories so far:1) The HDMI port is only 1.4 and not capable of 60Hz2) There's something funny in the laptop that's not letting me get to 60Hz3) There's something wrong with the HDMI cable? For reference, I've Googled this a bit and my LG monitor has the deep color setting enabled and still no luck. Any and all help is greatly appreciated!
Despite its recent re-release, I'm not seeing the Windows 10 October update available for my X1 Yoga (2nd Gen), even when manually checking for updates in Windows. I have the correct (updated) Intel display drivers installed and according to what I've read here, this would likely be the only compatibility issue that would prevent it from being available. Has anyone here succesfully installed the October Update (1809)? Or at least been notified of its availability? Curious as to whether there are potential compatibility issues preventing it from being available or if its just MS staging. 
Yesterday I tried to launch Lenovo Vantage, as I do periodically, to check if there is anything I should install (although I have it set to auto update). The Vantage in my Add/Remove list is dated September, 2018. I have Win10 Pro Build 1803. (I have not received 1809 yet.) When I try to launch Vantage, I get a message to download the latest version. After I do that and try to run the installation, I get a message stating that "Vantage has Encountered a Problem" and goes on to state that the user can either try again or restart and try again. I have made numerous attempts with the same result. Lenovo tech support says I should buy a software warranty and then it will try to fix the problem. (I bought the extended warranty when I bought the X1 Carbon. It runs until 2020. I am an experienced user, former software developer, and have done professional tech support. I will withhold comment on Lenovo expecting me to buy a new warranty to solve a problem like this. Have you encountered this problem? Do you have a suggested solution?
Hi, I wonder if you can please kindly help or point me in the right direction. The W541 comes with an internal 500GB SATA hard disk. - What is the maximum hard disk capacity and physical dimensions allowed for the replacement of the internal 500GB hard disk? If a replacement 2nd hard disk and caddy is fitted into the DVD drive caddy, which is normally shipped, again what is the maximum hard disk capacity and physical dimensions allowed? - Are there any procedures requirements from the BIOS or operating system (Windows 10 Pro 64-bit), in preparation of the 2nd hard disk installation via the caddy? - If replacing the W541's internal hard disk or using a non-Lenovo hard disk caddy, does this affect the W541's warranty status? Many thanks in advance, for all your support. With kind regards
I have a new P1 Laptop, and every time my computer goes to sleep my fan kicks in full throttle and does not stop.  I've updated my BIOS several times since I've purchased it, and all my updates are up to date.  Does anyone have any idea how to fix this?  My battery is draining very fast because of this.  
401 - Unauthorized: Access is denied due to invalid credentials.
You do not have permission to view this directory or page using the credentials that you supplied.

This text shows up when I try to login on my outlook account. My credentials are correct, and I tried to clear the cache, but nothing worked.

Thank you for you attention.
This is happening on my husband's laptop. All of a sudden, a bunch of settings on Chrome (specifically the setting that allows passwords to be saved) have been locked and now there is a message by them that says "This setting is enforced by your administrator." No idea why this started suddenly, but it's really annoying and we've found no way to change it. Thanks!