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Lenovo Yoga 710 freezes

Q: Lenovo Yoga 710 freezes

I just got a brand new Yoga 710 with 7th gen i7 (Yoga 710-14IKB 80V4). I've been using it for a couple of days only and already it has several times frozen to a state where nothing else than pressing power button for a long time helps. The issue can be repeated if I e.g. leave the laptop viewing youtube it will freeze. It varies how it takes but it seems to always happen sooner or later. Is there any other fix to this but refund? I was planning to have this laptop for several years and the start is not very promising. So I'll be pretty easily executing my right to return within 30 days. Thanks for any advice!

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HelloI'm enountering many stutterings and freezes while working with the laptop. Starts with not following up with my writing in word and also happens while I'm working with AutoCAD.Details of the Laptop:Systemmodel: 20DQ003QMZi7 55008GB RAMRunning Win10 CPU load idles at around 15% and RAM roughly 20%What information can I provide to get rid of this problem? Isnt very enjoyable to work like this.regards

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YOGA 900-13ISK2 SEPN: 80UEBIOS: 2UCN6WW16 GB RAM / I7-6560 / WIN 10 x64 Home    I got my new Yoga 900 few weeks ago and ever since it's been randomly freezing. The laptop is with this problem from day one and without any additional software installed. There's no error message or anything, it just freeze or flickering and than freezes completely without a BSOD and the only way to use it again is to shut it off and turn it back on. The freeze looks strange: black screen, any sounds playing would either stop or repeat indefinitely and the fan noise high. The LED backlight is on, but completely black display. I had to shut down my computer by pressing the power key and then restarting again. There is no clear error massage in Event log: ?Audit events have been dropped by the transport. 0? and ?Unexpected shutdown?. For some reason, it's much more frequent on battery power and almost non-existant on AC power and High Performance Power Options. But whit this solution the battery life is highly impacted and the fan noise is high, which makes no sense for this notebook class!!!!Action taken:Windows 10 Home ? Updated;BIOS ? 2UCN06WW - newer than this on Lenovo Support website 2UCN05WW. Not possible to update;Drivers Updated from Lenovo Support website. - went better.Lenovo Solution Center / Lenovo Companion ? Comprehensive test? Test OK;Windows Clean bootAfter recomendations from Lenovo Support, Factory reset performed with default wi... Read more

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I have a Lenovo Yoga 720-15IKB ideapad with Windows 10 that is having issues with the touch pad. When moving the cursor around with the touch pad it tends to freeze momentarily until lifting my finger off the touch pad or waiting a second or so. I have updated everything I could including the Bios to version 1.06. I tried to update the driver to the touch pad via the device manager but it says there isn't a new one available (the current driver installed is dated 6-21-2006 version 10.0.15063.0. I have also checked and adjusted the actual touch pad settings with no difference noticed.I have read about several similar issues on other Lenovos such as the 900 and it seemed like they were able to download Symantics touch pad driver updates, but I have not found any touch pad updates from Lenovo yet.Does anyone have a solid fix for this other than returning the computer or restoring completely? Thanks in advance!

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HelloI'm enountering many stutterings and freezes while working with the laptop. Starts with not following up with my writing in word and also happens while I'm working with AutoCAD.Details of the Laptop:Systemmodel: 20DQ003QMZi7 55008GB RAMRunning Win10 CPU load idles at around 15% and RAM roughly 20%What information can I provide to get rid of this problem? Isnt very enjoyable to work like this.regards

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I have a Lenovo Yoga 3 pro 1370 running Window 10 build 10586.104This is a fresh install less than one week old. I conducted a fresh install in an effort to solve a problem I have been having for over amonth now.With the WiFi network adapter enabled I am unable to move the laptop nor move the screen as this causes the entire system to freeze requiring a full reboot. Disabling the card through device manager allows me to move the laptop as normal. This happens irrespective of what applications are open at the time.The only error message that shows in the event logs is the following: "The system watchdog timer was triggered."  - System

- Provider

[ Name] Microsoft-Windows-HAL
[ Guid] {63D1E632-95CC-4443-9312-AF927761D52A}

EventID 13

Version 0

Level 2

Task 0

Opcode 0

Keywords 0x8000000000000000

- TimeCreated

[ SystemTime] 2016-05-03T08:57:34.428859500Z

EventRecordID 10484

Correlation

- Execution

[ ProcessID] 4
[ ThreadID] 8

Channel System

Computer ZOOEY-III

- Security

[ UserID] S-1-5-18


EventData The WIFI network adapter is a Broadcom 802.11ac.The currently installed drivers are:bcmihvsrv64.dll v7.35.338.0 bcmihvui64.dll v7.35.338.0 bcmwl63a.sys v7.35.338.0 vxifibus.sys v10.0.10586.9 (th2_release. 151029-1700)  The data provider for the first three files is Broadcom. The last one is supplied by Microsoft... Read more

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Hi my Lenovo X380 yoga freezes intermittently while working , Its very disturbing and terrible experience. Tried updating to the latest Graphics driver but the issue persists, during freeze the CPU performance will spike and screekching sound will come !! tried updating all drivers from the lenovo site but no help . enen tried the latest graphics driver from intel website.. Struggling with this for almost a month now.

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Hi all,I'm very happy with my Lenovo Yoga 710  Core i&. However there is some anoing issue I can't get rid of. My screen freeze and fade to black. If I open or close the screen a little bit the screen turns to normal. Hope someone can help. Mieso    

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After i upgraded to BIOS 2XCN30WW(V2.05) dated 2017/06/21 i started to experience lags and temporary freezes (for 20/30 seconds and it would recover) while using windows 10 creators edition.The lag/freeze can be described as a period of time every 10 minutes or so in which the computer stops responding to keyboard input and eventually to mouse movements, if you had a youtube video or audio playing in the background it starts coming out distorted, everything makes you think there is something hogging the CPU or RAM, it recovers itself after 20 or 30 seconds, sometimes less than that.I first blamed Slack Client but quickly found that it didn't have anything to do. It didn't seem related to load as the CPU/RAM usage in Task Manager remained low during these periods.I then blamed a recent Windows Update patch , which i rolled back prompty without noticing any changes.My last option and what ultimately resolved the issue is the rolling back the BIOS upgrade that i applied at about the same time of the windows patch.I enabled the Allow Back-Flash option in BIOS setup and rolled back to version 2XCN29WW, and the problem dissapeared for good, and just to confirm that the BIOS was to blame after a few days of happy computing i decided to give the new BIOS another try and TADAH! soon after the update the freeze/lags started again.I just wanted to share this with you guys in hopes that if you are having similar issues you can resolve them using this message.And since Lenovo doesn't seem... Read more

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After recently applying the latest windows 10 fall creator updates to version 1079(which happens automatically), my Yoga 900 freezes whenever I try to update System settings(for display, power or notifications).  The only was out is to cold shut down (hold down power button until pc turns off).  I can;t figure out how to fix it.  Anybody else have a similiar experience?

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I'm running the latest version of Windows 10 (Anniversary Update - Build 14393.693) clean installed on  a Yoga 2 Pro (20266 / 80AY) BIOS 76CN43WW. The "Lenovo Yoga  Mode Control" version 2.0.0.9 (ymc.exe) has consistently crashed every day for the last few months. Crash reports are logged. Are there any plans to fix this issue any time soon? Best Regards,

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Since you have to hunt around different Lenovo sites (and other sites) to find out about these softwares, I decided to make a post to get feedback from actual Yoga owners on how these programs interact, what they do, which ones are prerequisite, and which ones are unnecessary. Please don't take this as a blanket answer. This is just what I have found. It might be right - it might be wrong. I'm looking for others to post their experiences as well. Lenovo System Interface Foundation Driver - Necessary prerequisite (missing driver in device manager without it). It allows the Lenovo Utility and Lenovo Companion to work. Lenovo Yoga Mode Control - Necessary if you want to use your yoga to seemlessly change between all the different modes (laptop, tablet, tent, stand). This software is responsible for autorotating and putting Windows into tablet mode. Lenovo Utility - Recommended(?) This one I'm not too sure on. I remember that I was missing some function that I wanted but I can't remember what it was now. Maybe battery cycle count and health? Lenovo Companion - I don't have this one installed and don't think it's necessary but would like someone else to shed some light here.

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Maybe once a month, my Lenovo screen will freeze and this will happen to the screen before I have to hold down the powerbutton and restart my laptop. What should I do? I had read that someone else had replaced their EPD Cable (P/N 5C10M14137LNV) - the cable connecting the mother board to the LCD display and it fixed it. Any suggestions? Here is what the screen looks like when it happens.https://imgur.com/ePx2o1U

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I recently did a Windows 10 update to my Lenovo Yoge Ideapad  11 S on July 16th and now my touch screen does not work. When I check the drivers for my monitor and touch screen I noticed the driver was missing. I cannot get Lenovo or Microsoft to fix this. What else can I do to get that driver back ?

A:Lenovo Yoga Idea Pad Yoga 11 S touch screen issue

Hello Dws520Thanks for using the Lenovo forums.Was this the creators update?
If so, have a look on the following post, this should show if your device has been tested with the update yet:
https://support.lenovo.com/gb/en/solutions/ht503655
 
From what I can see, your unit does not seems to have made the list, which leads me to believe that this will be the cause of the issue, I would recommend that you revert back to the previous version of Windows, and observe if the fault still occurs or not.
 
Hope this helps, let us know how you get on.==================================================================================Did someone help you today? Thank them with a Kudo! If you find a post helpful and it answers your question, please mark it as an "Accepted Solution"!
 
This will help the rest of the Community with similar issues identify the verified solution and benefit from it.

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Disclaimer: I received the Yoga 920 as a review loaner unit from Lenovo. All opinions are my own, nobody is paying for my review, and no one is reviewing this content before it's posted. 

                                                                     Left: Yoga 920 in Bronze. Right: Yoga 910 in Silver
 
On the surface, both the Yoga 910 and Yoga 920 look nearly identical, but in my testing, I prefer one over the other. Let's dig deeper to see the differences between the two!To get this out of the way, both machines have 1TB PCIe storage, 16GB memory, and the Yoga 910 has the 7th gen i7-7550U processor, and the Yoga 920 has the 8th gen i7-8550U processor. 
 
Hardware & Design
Both the Yoga 910 and Yoga 920 are built out of aluminum, which gives them a high quality feel to them.  Both laptops have the keyboard integrated into the chassis, which means less keyboard flex. One thing that I find better in the Yoga 920 is the fact that it's all smooth edges around.  The Yoga 910 has pretty sharp edges which means you could scratch your surface or yourself.  The sharp edges of the Yoga 910 was a common complaint, and I'm glad they rectified it. 
 
 
The Yoga 920 also has a little slit on the display lid that makes it much easier to open the lap... Read more

A:Battle of the Yogas: Lenovo Yoga 920 VS. Yoga 910 In-depth Comparison!!!

Awesome review mate! Very detailed indeed!

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I've been looking around and found a few people who are very displeased with the logo startup/boot logo (example1, example2), but no way to change it as of yet. Is it possible without too much hassle? I know it's not a big deal but the logo is simply terrible in so many ways. If nothing, then at least I'm raising awareness and maybe Lenovo will choose a better graphic designer for our collective startup screens. I mean, seriously? Is that the best you could come up with?


























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A:Yoga 720 Lenovo boot logo. Is there a way to change it? (should be the same for every new Yoga).

I do not know of any way to easily change it without hackging the BIOS, nor would I waste time trying to do so since it is just the boot logo, and I am just happy to have it boot up.

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Hi  We have purchased a Lenovo Yoga Laptop on 20.01.17. From 10th of April onwards , there is some issues with Laptop Power Button .We are not able to switch it on using power Button. We had a talk with call center executives, Senior Executives & service Head of Kolkata, but still there is no proper update. We are still in Dark .They are not able to provide any proper information about parts availability.Ticket Ref No. is 7007963157.As the Laptop is very high valued  & purchased on the month of Jan.We are in regular touch of Service Head since last week & he is still not able to provide proper info about the parts availability .NOw he says he is sending an engineer to inspect.THis is not at all acceptable.  Any suggestions Would be helpful.

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I have some problems with the Lenovo software. Lenovo Account Portal does not launch Lenovo Companion and Lenovo Settings. Also, Lenovo Solution Center is missing from the Start Menu. The second problem is that some tiles are blank in Start Menu. Seemingly it's the apps that aren't Metro. I'm not sure when the problem started, but I think it was like that since I got the PC. If I right click the apps, the only option will be "Pin to Start", and with some apps: Share and Rate. Here's a picture of the problem:I did already try:Restarting the PC.Doing scannow, DISM, and scannow again.Fixing Registry errors with CCleaner.Updating BIOS and drivers. What can I do to fix the problem?

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Hello, My Lenovo yoga 3 pro 1370 is barly 5 months old, this morning when i tried to switch it on. it is stuck at the lennovo screen.I treid accssing the BIOS screen but even if the press the button it still wont go past the lenovo logo screen.Please help  Thank you,Shyam Jampala

























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I bought Lenovo DB65 USB portable DVD Burner, but its not working with my Lenovo Yoga 500. Whenever I click on the DVD drive It eject CD everytime.Is DB65 is compatible to Lenovo Yoga 500 or not.

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I read other posts and none specifically addressed this for the 920 and the use of what is actually a good Lenovo config tool seems to be poorly documented.   I would think it would be the same for any Yoga model with Windows 10 and Lenovo Vantage installed.   I can't seem to find a version for Vantage, so hopefully this works on all versions.    1) Find and open Lenovo Vantage on your machine (use Cortana if needed).   This is the Responsive view and yours may look different...don't worry, options are the same.  Click on Hardware settings  2)  Click on Input (again, responsive view...whatever view you have should have this button labeled the same)  3)  This will open the Hardware Setting - Input UI.   Under 'Function Keys' click on the one that is labeled 'F1-F12' (should look like below, highlighted in blue) to make that the the Function the default setting for those keys...to further clarify: it will now be a Function Key (F1-F12) by default.    With this change, you will press the FN+ one of the function key for the Hot Key option (e.g. FN+F1=mute/unmute, FN+F2=volume down, etc.)     4)  Your change is already saved, so you can now X-out (click X in the upper right) of the pop-up windows created by that were created   

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New Yoga 700-141SK: Ran the Lenovo Support Center Hardware Scan and the Video Card Mathematical Operations Test has failed rendering the Report: WVC007002-UL7BPL. Is there a tried and proven solution out there? I have had a look at the solutions on the forum and am not satisfied that the solutions offered prove that the problem has been resolved. It is reasonable to expect Lenovo to make available a solution as a matter of course instead of end-users of "afflicted" Lenovo devices having to request/search for a solution(s).

























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 Hi,I bought in Israel Lenovo Yoga 530 - 14" (81EK008QIV).and now I want to buy Lenovo active pen (4X80N95873) from Czech Republic.Link to the Active pen in Czech Republic ( the company named czc.cz)link:    https://www.czc.cz/lenovo-tab-active-pen-2-s-baterii/222833/produkt so I wanted to ask if this specific model of the pen compatible with the Lenovo yoga 530 that I bought? Thanks,Tomer

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I bought the Lenovo yoga 900 in December as i was about start medical school, now after only about 6 months of use, while i was using it one evening, i decided to take a break from school work, when I got back to my computer it had powered down and tried to reboot but didn't make it pass the Lenovo screen, i tired exhausting the battery power and trying it again but to no avail. so my question is has anyone had this kind of problem before and if so what is the solution?Also is this a common problem and how long is the company warranty for my 6 month old computer, in case i need to give it back to get something more reliable, its kind of disheartening as i had believed this was the best decision i made for medical school, but now am left with the possibility of failing the semester due to faullty equipment. SOOO PLEASE SOMEBODY HELP ME SAVE MY SEMESTER. Thnak youjay

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Hi, my daughter has the same problems with the flashing power button/not starting up anymore as described in numerous posts here on the forum. Lenovo said that they started up an investigation. But I haven't been able to find the outcome onof that investigation on the forum. So what are the findings on this annoying problem?

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My son accidentally got his leg caught in the cord of his laptop when he got up and the laptop  fell approximately 2 feet to the tile floor.  It boots up but stays on the Lenovo splash screen.  If I go into the BIOS and select System Recovery it goes through the "Loading files..." process, the Lenovo splash screen appears with the dots going in a circle but, then after about 2 minutes of that the screen just goes black.  If I tilt the screen forward or back I can tell it is still backlit just with nothing to display.  Anything we can try?

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I bought the Lenovo yoga 900 in December as i was about start medical school, now after only about 6 months of use, while i was using it one evening, i decided to take a break from school work, when I got back to my computer it had powered down and tried to reboot but didn't make it pass the Lenovo screen, i tired exhausting the battery power and trying it again but to no avail. so my question is has anyone had this kind of problem before and if so what is the solution?Also is this a common problem and how long is the company warranty for my 6 month old computer, in case i need to give it back to get something more reliable, its kind of disheartening as i had believed this was the best decision i made for medical school, but now am left with the possibility of failing the semester due to faullty equipment. SOOO PLEASE SOMEBODY HELP ME SAVE MY SEMESTER. Thnak youjay

A:Lenovo Yoga 910 wont load pass the Lenovo screen.

Try getting into BIOS first and loading default settings. To do this, press the small "Novo" button (you'll need a paperclip for this), and select "BIOS setup". From there, use the arrow keys to get to the "exit" tab and select load default settings. 
 
If this doesn't work, let me know.

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Hello,I want to buy the Lenovo yoga 330-11GM (model: 81A60012IV) but I don?t know if the active pen 2 for yoga (model: GX80N07825)works with this computer (Lenovo yoga 330-11GM)?

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I bought my laptop from USA and i am currently located in INDIA, but i am having some issues with it, & there is no other way to contact, other than this forum. The chat does not work outside US, & the phone number is for US callers only. Please tell me how to contact you guys? I even contacted LENOVO INDIA CUSTOMER SUPPORT, & they have no idea as to how to contact LENOVO USA CUSTOMER SUPPORT.

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On the Lenovo Onekey Recovery, I selected the option to restore system partition to its initial status. Now I'm not sure what this does exactly, but it then asked for what language I wanted to use and then username and password. And before I could type in anything, the screen turn black and no matter what I did, it wouldn't budge from there. Now I don't know if I accidentally removed windows and I don't know how to get it back. Does anyone know what options I have? 

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Hello everyone I was wondering if anyone knows whether the Lenovo Active Pen is also compatible with the yoga 920, or whether only the Lenovo Active Pen 2 works. Moreover, I was wondering if the Lenovo Active Pen also looses contact when writing if you hold the pen close to the nub. Thanks! for your help

A:Lenovo yoga 920 compatible with Lenovo active pen

Hi huQbbTCi,
 
Greetings.
 
Lenovo active pen 1 is also compatible with Yoga 920 as shown in the accessories search tool here PART # GX80K32884. It would be less sensitive to depth perception but with palm rejection enabled then you may not have the same issue on losing contact with it. 
 
It would also be favorable to have it tried first before any purchase specially if you have someone that have it and compare it with other active pens whichever would be comfortable and efficient to your writing style.
 
Hope this helps answer your query.
 
Regards

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Santa delivered a Lenovo 510-AST looks great, santa?s Elves at the store said that a Lenovo Active Pen 1 GX80K32884 would work with it..... The laptop seems great, the usual mega GB of updates from windows, and setting Gmail up with outlook was like code breaking the CIA !!! The the pen, how can Lenovo not have instructions on how to turn it on ??????  I don?t know if its on or not, doesn?t appear in the Bluetooth device list on the laptop... So is this Active Pen computable with this laptop ?If it is, how the chuff do you turn it on ? If not compatible, what Other active pens are comparable ? frustrated... grrrrrrr

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Initial problem:On the  29th June 2016 my laptop suddenly turned off and now only the backlit keyboard lights up and goes off again and the power button just goes on and off.After about 5 minutes of use before the error the screen went blue and shut down. After restarting, as it went onto the desktop the screen flickered constantly and was unusable. I then turned it off again and it wont turn on since. My issue now:Anyway after emailing lenovo, and sending it off they said it was the RAM. However after enquiring over a month after sending it off and paying for the repair they replied with:'We have received feedback from our repair provider in relation to your device in repair. Unfortunately due to non-availability of parts we are unable to complete this repair. We will send your faulty device back to you free of charge. Once we have the part in stock you can re-book the repair again free of charge.' Since last summer, I have emailed multiple times and they have replied saying it still isn't in stock. I just feel like I am being treated unfairly as the laptop wasn't even 2 years old and it's broke and they will not fix it. I don't want to have to  do it myself as that will probably cause its own problem, but its the principal that they should fix their mistake! I have seen a youtube video of the same problem on the same laptop so it is obviously an issue. Any ideas on what I can do to get this issue solved would be great, even if its the email to ... Read more

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HiJust installed security patch level 1 June 2017. Unfortunatley the microsoft office pacakge was not fully installed .Tablet is missing WORD app but the rest off office pacakge was installed is there anyway to run the same update again?or revert the firmware. kind regards

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Hello,    I am looking to replace my aging Lenovo T420S and Lenovo x1 Carbon 1st generation. They have both served me well and I am happy with both.  I like the touch of Carbon but don?t use it that often. The machine will be perosnla machine but will be used for personal and business/work use. I saw the T460S and x1 Yoga yesterday at our IT department. I like the built quality of Lenovo T460S including keyboard but found X1 Yoga to be fragile. I couldn?t get my hands on X1 Carbon 4th generation and found out that it doesn?t have touch anymore. The weight difference is minimal between the three machines and I personally like the weight, feel and ruggedness of Lenovo T460S. Bottom line is does anyone have experience with these three machines? I can afford to replace only one machine now and it will be fully loaded (i7, 16GB and 1Tb PCIe-NVME drive). Is x1 Yoga rugged and reliable? The difference between X1 Carbon 4th Gen and T460S seems minimal. Thank You!Subhash

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I have owned this unit for 3 weeks.  Multiple times it has frozen, then blackscreened, where the keyboard is still lit up, the charger button lights up (if plugged in), and the power switch, but nothing on the screen, and the power button is unresponsive as the screen: doesn't work to turn it off or on.I have researched but not seen anyone else having this problem with 720, but it seems a recurrent problem from 710 & 910 units.  I finally found a reboot option in one of those threads: to hold the power button for 20 seconds until the machine whirs, then release and turn it on.  That gets it booted back, but doesn't prevent this issue from happening every few days.  This also seems to happen after Windows or system updates. Related to this (I think) is that my Office 2016 products (Word, Excel, and Outlook) several times a day freeze and become unresponsive.  They will not close through the task master, and when I try to do a "restart," it refuses because it can't close those programs and tells me  to close those programs manually--which I can't do either.  Sometimes I can shut down with the power button & restart, sometimes it blackscreens and I have to go through the above process.I have checked all the various updates suggested on Lenovo site & several reliable outside fora (where I found the boot fix); my machine is totally current.VERY VERY FRUSTRATING.  I have been through a solid 2 months of computer issues and ha... Read more

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Hi, I have a yoga 910 i5, 8gb ram and 512 ssd, I love it but there is an annoynig problem regarding the laptop. It just sometimes freezes for 2-3s, sometimes all of it, sometimes just chrome. I also had some problems oppening a office document. I double click on the docx or xlxs then I am able to do things in the pc but it opens after several seconds... Same with Chrome, sometimes freezes and I can use the rest of the pc, sometimes just hangs...I took a look in task manager and there is nothing consumming many computing resources, I also performed all lenovo hardware scans but none of them found any errors, so the hard should be fine. I really hope for a solution, changing the laptop will make me looose so much time with programms and data movement. Can I do something or I should just return it?

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My Yoga does this freezing thing - and only after months of troubleshooting, I notice it never seems to do this except for when I use the touch screen feature - then shortly after that, if not immediately - the system doesn't repsond to anything except a restart / power down. It's done this since the week I got it!  Been very displeased.   Looking for some help/support, please. Thanks,Tom ps - I posted in another forum, but wasn't sure if after a problem was marked as 'solved', if it would still be an open forum - so I'm adding it here.  thanks!

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I love the Lenovo Yoga series notebook and is considering getting either Yoga 710 or Yoga 900. My question is:1. What is the new features or updates on Yoga 710 from the previous Yoga 700?2. From the specifications and price stated below, which one is more worthy and which is better in terms of what? Pros and Cons would be nice.3. I have seen some extreme reviews on both Yoga 710 and Yoga 900 regarding user's problem. Is there anything else I should know about these two models before consider buying it?4. I am especially concern about the graphic quality. In terms of specifications, Yoga 900 should be better from its QHD feature. However, I have seen reviews saying the Yoga 710 graphic is better than Yoga 900. What's the verdict on this?5. If I buy the model from Lenovo, will I be able to customize the specifications by myself- upgrades. Thank you in advance for your replies! ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Lenovo YOGA 710 Convertible Laptop, Intel Core i7, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, 14" Full HD, BlackPrice: 799.95 Battery lifeUp to 8 hours Bluetooth Enabled Yes - 4.0 Brand Lenovo Camera (front-facing) 720p webcam DimensionsH1.73 x W32.2 x D22.3cm Graphics card Intel HD Graphics 520 Graphics card typeShared Hard drive256GB NGFF Hard DriveModel SSD or Flash Storage KeyboardBacklit Accutype keyboard Manufacturer Part... Read more

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hello, i bougt a Lenovo yoga 13 a couple days ago. the yoga freezes 1-2 times per day. the Screen Shows the frozen application, the Keyboard, touchpad or mouse didnt Response. i watched into the logfile and  DptfPolicyLpmServiceHelper is the last entry before the Crash.  i uninstalled the Dynamic Platform and Thermal Framework, but it doesnt help. any ideas what i could do?













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A:yoga 13 freezes 1-2 times a day

hi jeanclaude,
 
Welcome to the Lenovo Community.
 
Your problem might be similar to the first question on this thread.
 
Can you try to disable this service called "ymc" or Yoga Mode Control by doing the following:
1. Open control panel and type "Local services" in search box
2. Click on Local services, scroll down to ymc, right click > properties > stop > startup type - disabled.
3. Restart laptop and the keyboard and mouse disabling problem should be fixed.
 
Credits goes to Hasan10.
 
 
Let me know your findings
 
Cheers

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Symptoms: - Laptop freezes when moved, either windows 8, windows 10 or Ubuntu. Drivers updated, rolled back and 1000's drivers tried. (This points out a hardware issue)- Laptop does not freeze when moved if the wifi is DISABLED in Device manager- Laptop does not freeze when moved if the wifi is DISABLED in BIOS. Any other idea? The Laptop is still in warranty, however I can't find a customer service or repair service in Malta. Thanks

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My yoga 3 pro laptop keeps freezing on start up with just a glowing black screen visible, nothing else works. I then have to wait for the battery to run out before recharging and restarting it before it works again.What can be done?

A:Yoga 3 pro freezes on startup

Have you tried holding the power button until it shuts down? What you are reporting has happened a couple of times to me, and holding the power button turns off the computer. Then I plug in the power and then turn it on again.
 
If you still have a problem with it starting up, try starting in safe mode and see if it will boot. Let me know.

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I bought my laptop last year so it's relatively new. However, I've been having a problem for some time now. At random times, my laptop glitches for two seconds or so, goes back to the normal screen then freezes. I have no choice but to force it to shut down. I looked it up, forums say it might be a malware or an overheating problem. I ran mcafee and there were no issues found. As for overheating, well my computer gets hot a lot, but I don't think that's the problem since the fans look clean to me (though I'm not really an expert here), plus this problem occurs even if my computer's temperature is not that high. Also, I guess I should mention this: I originally had windows 8 but upgraded it two months ago to windows 10. I don't know if that has anything to do with this, since the problem was already happening even before the update (but it happened more frequently afterwards). Thanks in advance

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Hello, I have a Yoga 910, that I bough 2 months ago. And in the beggining it freexed quite a lot with internet, but I updated the BIOS and it's much better, but now it's starting to really happening again... And I decided to play Portal again and I see it's impossible in ths computer because it's so slow and it's freezing constantly. The thing its I can't really see why, in the task manager it deosn't go beyond 40% of CPU or ram, I'm really starting to think this is a hardware problem, because the model I have is the one 16 GB or ram so it shoul be running smothly on a normal usage. But In the Lenovo companion I run the test and it says everything is fine. Does anyone had a problem like this? Going to the store is very complicated because I'm not living in the country where I bough it...

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Hello All, I have a Yoga 710 (i5 7200u, 8g ram, 256 ssd) and it often freezes while I am using chrome, even with just a few tabs open: it randomly stop working, becomes very slow o totally unresponsive to the point that I am forced to reboot. After the freeze happens, even if I close Chrome the system still stay totally unusable until I reboot. This happens more times a day. Does anybody knows a solution to fix this issue? thanks in advance for your help.

A:Yoga 710 freezes with Chrome

mattds wrote:
Hello All,
 
I have a Yoga 710 (i5 7200u, 8g ram, 256 ssd) and it often freezes while I am using chrome, even with just a few tabs open: it randomly stop working, becomes very slow o totally unresponsive to the point that I am forced to reboot. After the freeze happens, even if I close Chrome the system still stay totally unusable until I reboot. This happens more times a day.
 
Does anybody knows a solution to fix this issue?
 
thanks in advance for your help.

I'd probably blame that on the site you're viewing rather than Chrome, itself. Make a note of the tabs you have going when the freeze happens. Also note any extensions you have running or installed. Especially if you don't recall installing them.
 
To test, only open two tabs.. one for Gmail and one for a normal Google Search. Don't go anywhere else. You can type stuff in the search box, just don't click on the results. Don't read any mail, either. See if it freezes. I picked those as they're Google's own sites and shouldn't cause any issues. If you get freezes with just those open, remove and reinstall Chrome.
 
A lot of times, content in various websites can cause Chrome to crash.. especially Flash content as Chrome uses its own Flash extension and not the plugin other browsers have. 
 
Speaking of plugins, disable any you've added to Chrome. Ad blockers can freeze Chrome. Sometimes, software you install places toolbars in Chrome that can cause it to crash. Sometimes ... Read more

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