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T470 20HD BIOS Recalled?

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So I jumped out to the T470 20HD downloads and noticed BIOS version available is now 1.43. I currently have in my downloads version 1.44, I've searched and have not found a reason for this. Does anybody know why this was pulled? DETAILS1.44      (N1QUJ13W)  1.44 (N1QET69W)      1.30 (N1QHT48W)   01    2017/12/25<1.44> UEFI: 1.44 / ECP: 1.30- [Important] Enhancement to address CVE-2017-5715.- (Fix) Fix an issue where user cannot enter Bitlocker Pin code by using Bloomberg 4 keyboard.- (Fix) Fix an issue where system cannot boot with USB 3.0 Ethernet adapter or ThinkPad Docks        with USB Ethernet device.- (Fix) Fix an issue where Operating System cannot recognize custom ACPI Table.- (Fix) Fix an issue where Wireless LAN connection is not recovered after restart or        hibernation when Wireless Auto Disconnection is set to Enabled.- (Fix) Fix an issue where system does not boot from LAN by Intel AMT. Thanks,Bob













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A:T470 20HD BIOS Recalled?

Update was pulled on Intel's request, as new CPU microcode make system unstable. More information below:https://support.lenovo.com/uu/en/solutions/len-18282

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I have a new T470 20HD type laptop and have purchased identical 16GB RAM to replace the original 8GB pair. I have replaced the RAM but in the BIOS and on the operating system it only shows 24GB? I have checked the processor and it is able to handle a pair of 16GB RAM modules uptp 32GB and I have also checked the lenovo website and the motherboard/configuration can handle 32GB RAM max. Any on egot any ideas why it only shows 24GB?? OS: Windows 10 ProIntel i7-7500U - 7th Generationintegral 16GB Module x2

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I've updated my T470s with the latest 1.21 BIOS update from 28.Dec.2017 (n1wur16w) with md5 beeb3c910f15fe1e37e8cb72ac67adee. However this has been probably recalled, since now I see only 1.20 available for download.How can I find the reason 1.21 was recalled? I have 1.21 successfully installed, but I'm curious if there are any issues with it.

A:T470s BIOS version 1.21 recalled?

Well, the readme is still available - https://download.lenovo.com/pccbbs/mobiles/n1wur16w.txt, but not the executable. Heh. This is the patch for one of the Meltdown CVEs (5715). There's another thread - https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-T400-T500-and-newer-T/KB4056892-multiple-problems-on-T440s/td-... that's tracking Windows Hardware errors (WHEA-Logger) errors in the System event log, if the Meltdown patch from Microsoft has been installed as well. Read up on that thread to see if you're having similar problems there and of so, look at post # 19 for a possible registry workaround until a better patch comes out, if you're seeing the same symptoms.

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Hi All, Am I not paying attention to older BIOS of T470? Because I've noticed below: Evaluation Only?Is this correct info? And is this showing on older BIOS versions?  Thanks!


























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Hello all, I unfortunately spilled coffee on my T470 and the keyboard at this point is no longer in action. Rest of computer seems to be fine. (fingers crossed). Being this is my work computer I have gone ahead and purchased a keyboard replacement opposed to trying any other cleaning methods. Here is my issue, from what I have read I need to disable the internal battery from the BIOS before pulling and replacing keyboard. I am having issues with this as my f1 key is not functioning and my external keyboard is not getting me to the BIOS when I reboot the computer. So Im not sure how to excactly disbable it. Any advise? Could I just unplug the power, pull the removable battery and let the internal battery drain?  Side note, the current keyboard is acting finicky, sticking keys etc/interfering with external keyboard. Its not aweful but its annoying. Can I pull the internal keyboard before I get the replacement and just use the external one? Thanks for the help in advanced.   

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Hi, I've been having an issue for a while now where I cannot update my BIOS from version 1.30. I additionally appear to be having issues with the Intel ME: PS C:\DRIVERS\WIN\ME> .\MEInfoWin.exe -verbose

Intel(R) MEInfo Version: 11.8.50.3448
Copyright(C) 2005 - 2017, Intel Corporation. All rights reserved.


Windows OS Version : 10.0

Table Type 174 ( 0x AE ) found, size of 0 (0x 00 ) bytes
Table Type 222 ( 0x DE ) found, size of 72 (0x 48 ) bytes
Table Type 14 ( 0x 0E ) found, size of 42 (0x 2A ) bytes
Table Type 134 ( 0x 86 ) found, size of 15 (0x 0F ) bytes
Table Type 16 ( 0x 10 ) found, size of 25 (0x 19 ) bytes
Table Type 17 ( 0x 11 ) found, size of 103 (0x 67 ) bytes
Table Type 19 ( 0x 13 ) found, size of 33 (0x 21 ) bytes
Table Type 14 ( 0x 0E ) found, size of 14 (0x 0E ) bytes
Table Type 222 ( 0x DE ) found, size of 72 (0x 48 ) bytes
Table Type 14 ( 0x 0E ) found, size of 42 (0x 2A ) bytes
Table Type 134 ( 0x 86 ) found, size of 15 (0x 0F ) bytes
Table Type 16 ( 0x 10 ) found, size of 25 (0x 19 ) bytes
Table Type 17 ( 0x 11 ) found, size of 103 (0x 67 ) bytes
Table Type 19 ( 0x 13 ) found, size of 33 (0x 21 ) bytes
Table Type 14 ( 0x 0E ) found, size of 14 (0x 0E ) bytes
FW Status Register1: 0x8030404E
FW Status Register2: 0x340D0006
FW Status Register3: 0x00000020
FW Status Register4: 0x00000000
FW Status Register5: 0x00000000
FW Status Register6: 0x00000000

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Hi all, we've received T470 and x270 which are delivered by default with SecureBoot enabeld.I found out that it isn't possible to set SecureBoot to disable by WMI. But we have to deploy Win7 and this is not working with Secureboot enabled and CSM disabled.Does anyone has an idea how this can be solved on a WinPE x64 environment?I also don't understand why it is possible to change the Secureboot option by WMI on M710q but not on ThinkPads. Thanks for your help. Best regards

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After I have updated the Intel managemet Engine 11.8 My computer takes 60 secunds before I can hit Enter to enter the bios. Then another 20 sec to launch Windows. Therefore I have tryed to update my bios from 1.39 to 1.42 BUT when the computer tryes to reboot it enters hypernation mode or something. The led in the power buttom pluses slowly and I need to remove battery and hit the reset buttom to restart the computer. I the created a flashdrive to boot from but it is the same If I restart the computer from windows normaly - it reboots. How can I prevent the computer to enter hibernationmode on restart while updating the bios? 

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Hello,I just got my new laptop T470,and I found there is no TPM config page in bios setting,but for experiment I need to open it ,so could you send me one TPM Enabled bios setting config backup file if you have T470?,appeciate so much if you can help!
 
for get a backup of bios settings,please use SRSETUPWIN tool to backup a bios config file,you can download it from lenovo's offical site which url is
https://pcsupport.lenovo.com/us/en/products/LAPTOPS-AND-NETBOOKS/THINKPAD-T-SERIES-LAPTOPS/THINKPAD-...
 
and,simple unzip it type "srsetupwin64.exe config.bak /C" in the command console

then you get a config.bak file in current dir,Really very appeciate if you can send me this file!!
 
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A:Chinese sale version of T470, no TPM config page in bios

Hi balabalabalaboo, and welcome to the Lenovo User Community!
 
What kind of experiment are you hoping to do?

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Hi, Yesterday, I did all available updates including BIOS pertaining to T470, thereafer T470 is unable to detect the Transcend M.2 SSD 2242. The M.2 SSD 2242 was working fine prior to the updates. Anyone can advise? Thank you. 

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As the title says, top right USB port on my T470 doesn't work after BIOS v1.42 update when device is plugged in on boot.  Non of devices power up when plugged into that port. Naturally there's nothing in dmesg. This is not OS-dependent since devices don't power up in BIOS screen as well. The other 2 ports still work as expected. Restarting doesn't help. After some cold boots the ports starts working again. This never happened with previous BIOS versions.

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My laptop is an HP ENVY 15-u010dx I was using it while charging, and suddenly heard a pop, the screen shut down, no lights appear indicating the laptop is charging. It will not turn on.I want to find out if the laptop's battery was one of the ones that was recalled on June 14th 2016, however because the battery is enclosed inside, I can't access the battery's serial number.  I also want to know if there is hope for the computer reviving if the battery is replaced?  I have called tech support, and both times I was told to use the program that diagnoses the problem. The issue is, I can't turn on the laptop in order to do that... I purchased the laptop in January 2015. It had a one year warranty (although when I checked it, the warranty had expired November 2015 even though it hadn't been a year yet) Anyway, it's not very old, and I would expect it to last longer than 1 year and 7 months. 

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And Toyota thought it was a bad year for them !!

Now it could be Apples turn.

http://thefrontline.v3.co.uk/2010/07/iphone-4-recall.html
 

A:Apple iPhone 4 to be recalled ?

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What happens if you delete an email on blackberry that was recalled on Outlook? Does it still go into blackberry's Trash folder?
 

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I just placed my order for my replacement battery through the Battery Recall page.  However, I don't see any instructions about what I'm supposed to do with the faulty battery.  Please advise.  Thank you.

A:Disposal/return/recycling of recalled battery

There'll be a prepaid shipping label. Put the old battery in the box the new one comes in, affix the label and send it to Dell.

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Hey guys,  im new to the forum and looking to jump into the t470. i currently have a t520 which is dated. due to cost im looking to get the version with a HDD. i personally do upgrades my self.  i have read that all you need is a cage/kit for the m.2 ssd to sit in for the t470? is it possible to change from HDD to sdd or the new nvme m.2 ssd?   

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I'm looking for upgrading my existing SSD with encryption. Would ThinkPad drive password and BIOS cryptographic extension work with new series of Intel FDE SSDs like 910?  

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Hi all, My T470 has M.2 SSD, but I'd like to be able to install standard 2.5" SSD I have. What's the part number of a cable that I need for that? Couldn't google it. Thanks













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A:T470 with 2.5" SSD

HiFRU 00UR495 - HDD/SSD cablehttps://download.lenovo.com//Images/Parts/00UR495/3.jpgBTW, how does the "WWAN" mention in the thread title match the message content? )

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Hello: I'd like to buy a 16 GB (2 x 8GB) RAM kit for my ThinkPad T470 (SKU # 20JM000CUS) Is this Crucial SKU compatible:CT2K8G4SFS824Ahttp://www.crucial.com/usa/en/ct2k8g4sfs824aDDR4 PC4-19200 ? CL=17 ? Single Ranked ? x8 based ? Unbuffered ? NON-ECC ? DDR4-2400 ? 1.2V ? 1024Meg x 64 ? I searched but I couldn't find any compatibility information for the T470 on the Crucial website. Thanks in advance

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Hi,I have a T470 with 8Gb ram. In order to upgrade to 16Gb (8Gb×2), I intented to buy this 8Gb ram :http://www.samsung.com/semiconductor/products/dram/pc-dram/ddr4-sodimm/M471A1G43DB0?ia=2429 Will it be fully compatible? Thanks a lot for your help

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Hi all, I'd like to reach the happy or not so happy Thinkpad T470(p) users. I've just had to return mine due to cracking soung on power on (since it was new I didn't try to disassemble it taking the risk of losing my warranty, so I don't know what was the reason for that). So I'd like to know if it is a freqent problem or I was just unlucky? Did you encounter this or similar problems with assembly, mechanics, electricity etc? Thanks.

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Hello, am thinking of upgrading my old 24" ThinkVision 1200p monitor to a bigger 27" P27h 1440p monitor, but will the Intel HD 620 be able to handle 2460x1440 resolution? I tried last week a 4K monitor, and the whole system just slowed down, almost not usable, but would like a bigger and better screen, and at 27" 1440p is the minimum I think a screen should be to get decent PPI without scaling. Will be conected to my Thinkpad 25 through the ultra dock with display cable, only the external monitor will be used, turns off the laptop screen, and only one monitor. Will mostly just be using office apps, but also web, youtube, video and photo edit casual gaming (like AOE and Starcraft II).

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We just received our first T470 laptop and it came with Nvme drive THNSF5256GPUK. I'm having a hard time install windows 7 on it. I'm able to create a bootable windows 7 with Usb 3.0 drives but when I go to select hard drive, there is no hard drive listed there. Anyone else had this issue? Were you able to sucessfully install windows 7 on T470? I did install the KB2990941 to the boot.wim and install.wim.Thank you

A:T470 with Windows 7?

Try this, boot up to the Windows Installation USB, and then at the welcome screen  press Shift + F10 and it should open a command window. In the command window type:   diskpartAt the DISKPART> prompt, type:  list disk You should get a display showing the available disks, most likely the SSD will be Disk 0 if the only drive install, but if not note the Disk number of the SSD and replace the x in the command with that number. Type: select disk x     which should return "Disk x is now the selected disk"Type: clean Close the command window and proceed with the installation and see if it will complete normally. Good Luck,   

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Need to create a FedEx shipping label for the laptop and so would love to have the approximate dimensions, if possible.. Is there any other external packaging for the Thinkpad box? Or is this the box that gets delivered?  Many thanks!

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Anyone experience their T470 being hot while suspended? I should note that I'm using Linux, but from reviewing dmesg the laptop is suspended on lid closed. The red light pulsates, but the CPU gets hot. First noticed after pulling it out of my bag, and it was very hot. Kernel dmesg shows it waking up when I open the lid, but obviously not everything is powering down how it should. I haven't tried with Windows yet, but would it make a difference? I thought suspended was suspended. But perhaps I'm wrong.  I'll be able to try with Windows in 2 weeks or so. Thanks. 

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Been a T owner off and on since the IBM days.   T's just last so back again and picked up a nice refurb T470.   However, unexpectedly I never even considered that the light (bezel or keyboard) was optional.   Thus, I chatted online with a Lenovo rep who said I would have to post to the forum as there is no direct email for comment.   Okay, everyone can now laugh at me...and say, you committed an ID 10 T error and always review ALL specs. No problems with the machine, infact, it appears practically brand new - replaced a i5 Alienware 13 (3yrs and down hill after 1yr).   But, I honestly expected the keyboard to light up - nope, that is an optional feature.   Maybe I was just lucky before, but I thought the light feature was standard for the T series as a business laptop on the go.   Not returning the machine...and I do think the keyboard can be upgraded to the backlit? Thanks Lenovo for making a strong laptop ... been a T series Thinkpad fanboy for too many years to note.   Didn't want everyone to see my hiccup on my part, but, I do miss the Light. Sincerely, NormPierre SD

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Hello, I would like to upgrade my stock 1x8GB 2400 MHz module to 2x16GB.There are two options I am considering: 1. Kingston 32GB DDR4-2400MHz SODIMM CL14 HyperX Impact Black Series (2x16GB)2. Crucial Ballistix Sport LT 32GB Kit (2 x 16GB) DDR4-2400 SODIMM I would like to go for the Kingston because of lower CL, but it is not listed on Kingston website as compatible with T470 - i can't see why. Could there be any problem with that memory in T470?The second one is listed as compatible on Crucial website. Thanks for any help.

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Is it possible to use a USB C-to-DisplayPort adapter and the DisplayPort connector on the Pro Dock at the same time ? I called tech support and was transferred back and forth and noone knows.

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I'm about to get a T470 and would like to just transfer the SSD and RAM from my T460 into it (running Linux, so there's no Microsoftian you-can't-do-that nonsense).  Question: Is the older RAM compatible with the newer model? Or do I need to buy new RAM?













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A:Can I use the RAM from my T460 in a T470?

The T460 uses DDR3L chipset whereas the T470 uses a DDR4 chipset.  These aren't backwards or fowards compatible, so you'll need DDR4 SODIMM memory. 
 
As for storage, both run on the SATA or PCIe interface, so you'll be fine there. 

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Hey, guys.Is it possible to install keyboard bezel and keyboard from T25 on T470? Since anniversary model is almost like T470, maybe it is possible, can anyone acknowledge it?Or if maybe anyone have detailed pictures of motherbord to confirm that connectors are the same?

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Hello, I bought a lightly used T470 with 256gb PCIe SSD and just received a "new" 512gb Samsung PM961 PCIe SSD pulled from a new laptop. I've downloaded the recovery media to USB drive and was planning on just doing a fresh install of everything after upgrading the SSD.This is my first time to replace SSD or hard drive so I'm sorry for these basic questions, but:1) If I'm planning on selling the 256gb SSD that is coming out what should I do to wipe it or prepare it for someone else?2) Is there anything I should do to the replacement 512gb SSD after installation to ensure it is clean either before or after re-installing windows?3) Is there anything else I should be aware of or that I should think about since I'm doing this for the first time? I also have a new internal battery (it did not originally have one) and a WWAN card that I'm going to install. Should I do these in stages (SSD and Windows install first, then internal battery, then WWAN card) to make sure all is working properly? Thanks very much 

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I am currently the happy owner of a T430. I have 750gb SSD in my HDD bay, 250gb SSD in the M2 bay and a 1.5 TB harddisk in the DVD slot. I need, as you can see, a lot of storage capacity. I would like to by a new laptop - preferably Lenovo T470 (TPs have served me extremely well since its inception). Now, it appears I cannot get so much storage in a new T470. Samsung recently announced 970 EVO NVMe M.2. with 2TB. I was wondering if I can install this in a T470 and how I can possibly add to this. So, my basic question is, how much of what storage can I put in a new T470 as it currently stands.

A:T470 - hopw much SSD can I put into it.

Hi,
 
I'd expect that 2TB SSD to work as long as it's 2280, PCIe,  and you have the SSD mounting bracket and cable in the T470.  But that's just an educated guess at this point.
 
The 470 also has a 2242 m.2 SATA slot (the WWAN/SSD slot) that can be used to add capacity.  To my knowledge the largest available is 512GB.
 
Minor nit: your T430 has an mSATA slot, not m.2.
 
BTW, your post subject doesn't seem to quite match the content.
 
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Hi, Is the T470 compatible with ECC ram, such ashttps://www3.lenovo.com/sg/en/accessories-and-monitors/thinkcentre-and-thinkstation/rdimm-memory/MEM...orhttps://www3.lenovo.com/sg/en/accessories-and-monitors/thinkcentre-and-thinkstation/rdimm-memory/MEM... ? If not, for which Lenovo computer are those ECC ram compatible? Best regards 













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A:Is T470 compatible with ECC ram?

No.  P51 and  P71 (mobile workstations) are compatible with ECC.  You need a  xeon CPU

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Hi all, My T470 has M.2 SSD, but I'd like to be able to install standard 2.5" SSD I have. What's the part number of a cable that I need for that? Couldn't google it. Thanks

A:T470 ssd and WWAN

HiFRU 00UR495 - HDD/SSD cablehttps://download.lenovo.com//Images/Parts/00UR495/3.jpgBTW, how does the "WWAN" mention in the thread title match the message content? )

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Hello, I just ordered a second-hand T470 with a 256gb PCIe SSD and I plan on upgrading to a 500gb or 512gb SSD but trying to decide which way to go. I'm quite a novice regarding this stuff, so please forgive me. I think I read somewhere that due to the way the drive is connected a M.2 PCIe SSD may not be noticeably any better than a 2.5 SSD. Would that be correct?  I would be doing mostly basic small business computing- Excel (nothing complicated), Quickbooks, multiple browsers, Outlook, email, etc. The laptop is a t470, FHD touchscreen, i5-7300, 8gb, 256gb PCIe and I plan on adding and utilizing a WWAN card.I currently have a 3-yr old Samsung 840EVO 2.5 SSD in my T420 that I could possibly just use or could purchase a new Samsung 850EVO/Pro 2.5 SSD or 960EVO/ Pro M.2 PCIe. Any suggestions? Value is a factor. Also, I've read that only certain part numbers of the EM7455 WWAN card will work with the newer T470. Can anyone verify what I need to look for? Thanks for your help

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Hello,I have a T470s that will not power up. I have had the laptop for 6+ months and it was working Friday with out any issues. I come in on Monday and go to power it on and all i get is a bunch of tones/sounds out of it. If i hit the FN key it will make a different set of sounds when then when i power it up. I have tried the reset button on the bottom of the laptop, which has not helped. It currently is running Windows . Any help would be appreciated.  UPDATE: I did further research on this and the error code is a 0001 and it is showing as a System Board Error.

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Hi All, i currently have a T470, and am having difficulty using the ALT Key in combination with numerical input to create special characters. Looking around the net i cant see anyone who has reported this issue. as an example i'm trying to use ALT + 0160 to input a space for a program, but using the laptop keyboard i have no response, however if i plug in a USB full size keyboard then use this coding it works perfectly fine. as i work away from home/office for about a 3rd of my time i cant easily carry a keyboard around with me whilst programming. has anyone come across anything similar or have any thoughts on how to correct this problem. Cheers  Robin

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Hi, I've found some PC4-21333 (DDR4-2666) ram modules in Lenovo website:01AG838 Samsung01AG825 Hynix01AG842 Micron01AG844 Ramaxel01AG813 Micron01AG819 Ramaxel Is the T470 compatible with this memory? Thanks for your kind help!

A:Is T470 compatible with PC4-21333 ram?

Yes.

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I have recently been delivered a T470 Thinkpad.I need to replace the current Swiss Chicony Backlight keyboard that was delivered with it (because I am based in Switzerland and my company did not allow a configuration change for the initital order of the laptop) to a UK one. Like-for-like swap just different language.Could anyone please advise the UK English keyboard part number that is the equivalent of the existing Swiss one on the machine (which I believe is 01AX514) ?Thank you.   













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A:REPLACEMENT KEYBOARD FOR T470

Hi rmoody1,Warm Greetings & welcome to Lenovo Community, happy to have you here.
 
Looking at the parts list for ThinkPad T470, below are the required FRU's for UK layout keypad:

01AX516 Windu KBD,GB,CHY BL
01AX557 Windu KBD,GB,DFN BL
01AX598 Windu KBD,GB,LTN BL

I hope the above information helped you.
Please feel free to post in Lenovo Community Forums if you have any further queries!
 
Regards,Prabhansh_______________________________________________Tap that Kudos button if I helped.If you find a post helpful and it answers your question, please mark it as an "Accepted Solution"!

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I've received a shiny new ThinkPad T470 today, a much needed upgrade from my T410. Should the bottom left & right corners of the touchpad actually physically "click" when pressed, or is it purely a tap-sensitive device? The touchpad seems to be lower by 1-2mm at the bottom end than at the top end, it doesn't sit flush at the bottom whereas it's level with the main chassis at the top.

A:T470 - should the touchpad "click"?

 Should the bottom left & right corners of the touchpad actually physically "click" when pressed, or is it purely a tap-sensitive device? Yes, or at least mine does, and it works. The touchpad seems to be lower by 1-2mm at the bottom end than at the top end, it doesn't sit flush at the bottom whereas it's level with the main chassis at the top. Mine is slightly below the main chassis on all 4 sides, and the same depth on all 4 sides.

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The fan of my less-than-half-a-year-old T470 suddenly began to emit strange noise (video). I tried to apply a vacuum cleaner to the fan output to remove possible external pieces that might cause it (didn?t work) and also looked on the fan with the back panel removed (cannot see anything unusual). Is there a chance to fix this without going to the service?Thanks

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I just got a new t470.  I turned off tapping on the touchpad.  If I am on a web page with a scroll bar to grab to scroll down, the only way I can do that is to touch the lower left and hold the left clicker.  Is there a simpler way?

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Hey everyone,I was upgrading the NVMe SSD and was wondering what is the funtiuon of the rubbbery part (which sits on top of the SSD drive) shown in the photo.This part got a bit dirty but didn't know how to clean it. Will it cause problems moving forward?  Thanks

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Hello, I recently bought a T470 (7th generation processor) for myself to do some college stuff on. After installing Ubuntu 16.04 as a dual boot and changing the Grub to make windows a priority in the bootoptions, Windows started to ask for the Encryption Key for the BitLocker everytime I try to boot into Windows. I have the standard Windows 10 home edition installed and can't find any options to disable the Bitlocker. I do not need the bitlocker since I dont have a lot of sensitive data to protect as a student. I also do not want to reinstall Windows because that would errase my programs and will not be benefitial for my deadlines. Is there any 'simple' way to get around this? To disable Bitlocker completely for example? I have found a lot of information about the TPM buit I can't see my solution in all of the topics that already have been made (I did a lot of pre-research beforehand of writing this topic) The only option I want to try is to erase the TPM in Windows (through tpm.msc) and to configure the bios to secure boot and UEFI only. But I don't want to try it if it will make my Windows un-usable. I can also change the Grub to what it was before in Ubuntu and see if that changes things, but I don't think it will help. Tried this, didn't work. Can anyone help me in this matter?

A:T470 can't disable bitlocker

Windows 10 home doesn't support bitlocker, so it won't have turn-on or turn-off options.

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Can someone PLEASE provide a solution for the issue below? There is an urgent need to solve this asap! Case: I have some T470 laptops (20JNS16901) with SSD (INTEL SSDPEKKF256G7L) that came with w10 preinstalledI need to install Windows7 in these machines and after numerous failed attempts this is still not possible.I've been trying to install Windows 7 (in order to export Windows7 SSD drivers and apply it to the rest machines) via bootable USB, but it says that it cannot find CD/DVD drivers. (referring to the SATA drivers used for the HDD)Can someone PLEASE provide clear instructions on how to overcome this?Also, is there any official statement from Lenovo mentioning that T470 is not supported with W7?Any help would be sincerely appreciated  Kind Regards alex

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