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Q: U310 Touch Won't Turn On

Hello, I purchased a U310 Touch about 15 months ago that is no longer under warranty. Every time I try and boot the machine I receive no response from the machine. The power light turns on, the fan spins, the HDD turns on but the screen never displays anything. Even when I close the clamshell the machines power button stays lit and won't shut off unless I kill the power by holding down the power button. My troubleshooting steps have been:Reset RAMUnplug battery from motherboardWait for battery to completely drainBoot with HDMI monitor to see if anything displays (nothing would, so LCD panel should be good) With all of these, I cant get the machine to fully function. It feels like the machine is in total sleep mode, I feel like it needs a new motherboard. With my experience with lenovo I feel like this will be the last machine I ever purchase from them, this is unacceptable for a laptop of this age. Does anyone have any similar situations? If so did you purchase a new motherboard and was it good to go? I'm very comfortable with ripping machines apart since I used to work on a help desk. I would hate to spend $100 on a part and waste all that time if it wont fix the issue. Any help is greatly appreciated.Thank you.













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A: U310 Touch Won't Turn On

Hi overtheborder and welcome to the community,

What OS are you running? Maybe two things you can try depending on the OS.

Remove the hard drive and see if it boots to the bios.

Try booting a usb flash drive with linux.

Regards,
Dave

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Hi, would anyone be able to tell me if the u310 touch as the same LCD panel as the u310 non-touch?  thanks

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Hi, would anyone be able to tell me if the u310 touch as the same LCD panel as the u310 non-touch?  thanks

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Same problem here... any solutions?   What about gluing it? 
 
EDIT: Moved post up to use for escalation - Amy_Lenovo
 
Lenovo is investigating reports of U310 Touch devices experiencing hardware issues with hinges and the screen becoming separated from the lid or bezel.










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A:Re: U310 Touch Hinge

I purchased a Lenovo U310 Touch last May and it has been working wonderfully until recently.  I've noticed in the last few weeks that every time I open or close the lid, the hinge makes a loud cracking noise and pops off at the ends. I can press the hinge cover back into place, but it just continues to pop off every time I open/close it. I contacted Lenovo Support about the issue, and even though my machine is still under warranty, they will not fix it without charging me because they have no proof I didn't break it myself (which I find absolutely ridiculous; I haven't dropped or damaged it in any way, and if you look at the computer you can clearly see it is otherwise in perfect condition.)That being said, has anyone else experienced this problem with the U310? Does anyone have any suggestions to fix it? I am concerned that it will just get worse and eventually affect my display.

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hello, Today i spilled water over my lenovo u310 touch and at the moment it is still working.I saw that some lenovo's are water resistent so i wonder if the u310 touch is also water resistent?If its not what should i do to prevent any water problems with my u310 touch? Thank you in advance for your help!

A:U310 touch water resistent?

Hi Kelly,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community!
 
No, neither the keyboard nor the rest of the computer are waterproof. The drain holes drain water out but once it's in there, it can do damage despite this.  Lenovo won't honor the warranty if there's even the slightest evidence of water spills.
 
If you have water spillage, you should leave it to dry for two days before reattaching the AC and battery.
 
Let me know how it goes.
           
Regards,
Shashi
 
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I'm running Windows 8.1. I started having issues the day before yesterday when I downloaded Skype. It froze several times, task manager couldn't kill it, and I had to turn my laptop off to close the program. After doing that, I was able to use Skype and did so for a few hours with no other issues that night. Yesterday, while in the middle of watching a video on Chrome, the video suddenly froze and it popped up saying that Chrome wasn't responding, did I want to wait or close it. I selected close but it wouldn't close, just kept running the "Windows is looking for a solution to the problem" thing for several minutes so I had to end Chrome through the task manager. When I tried to reopen it, it wouldn't respond. I restarted and decided since I'd had no issues before installing Skype, I would uninstall it and see if that helped. I also uninstalled a few games I no longer used in case I was having space issues. I then had it download and install any Windows updates, restarted after that was done, and was able to use Chrome again. A few hours later (the computer had been asleep for at least two or three hours,) I was successfully browsing when I tried to view a news site and Chrome froze/stopped responding. I tried to select "close the program" again but got same result, it wouldn't close, kept saying "Windows is looking for a solution to the problem" so I used the task manager to close it again. Repeat the earlier issues, couldn't reopen Chrome, turned laptop off and back on... Read more

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Not sure whats ging on with my Ideapad. I can see that the power is working but the screen remains BLACK. I think it may be the display card, but I'm not sure. Can anyone point me in the right direction to a good Lenovo Repair store close to Philadelphia? Any advise would help! Thank you!

A:DISPLAY PROBLEM Ideapad U310 Touch

Hi DILEMMA123,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community!
 
As I understand that you are facing issues with your Ideapad U310 touch display, however when you power on the unit there is power but  no display and the screen remains black.
 
Here are the troubleshooting steps that you may try
Please do try these troubleshooting steps that may help. - Start by doing a hard reboot, remove the battery and unplug the AC adapter then press and hold the power button for 20 seconds then try booting it up again. - If this will not work, do test the AC adapter if it's working properly. Remove the battery and power the laptop with just the AC adapter connected and see if it will boot up or not. do also try a different AC adapter that has the same voltage and see if it will work or not. - Proceed with reseating the RAM's if trying a different AC adapter will not work, remove them all for couple of seconds then put them back in making sure everything is seated properly. - If it will still not work, connect an external monitor and see if you'll get any display from it. If there's a display on the external monitor that could mean that the problem is the built in display.  - But if there's still no display on the external monitor that means the problem lies in the motherboard.
In addition, here are further service centers that you can also check
I hope the above information helps.
 
Please feel free to post in Lenovo Community Forums if you have any further queries!... Read more

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Can someone please direct me to where I can download the BIOS and Firmware files for my U310 Touch, model 20222?I have had a virus attack which had somehow modified the UEFI Firmware so whichever OS I tried to install I get the thing back And I tried WIN7, WIN8, WIN8.1 and LINUX MINT multiple times and everytime I get the same s***I wiped the drive with dban before every installation but to no avail, tried different settings in BIOS, tried dr.web and I am clueless to what else I can do except to try to wipe all and put BIOS and Firmware.But, on the support page for my model there is no download for those files. Current BIOS and Firmware on my computer areBIOS 65CN99WWKBC 65EC84WWIf anyone could help I WOULD GREATLY APPRECIATE IT!

A:U310 Touch BIOS and Firmware files

Read post from Saskia in this thread.https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Lenovo-U-and-S-Series-Notebooks/New-u310-u410-BIOS-65CN99WW/td-p/124295...

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Not sure whats ging on with my Ideapad. I can see that the power is working but the screen remains BLACK. I think it may be the display card, but I'm not sure. Can anyone point me in the right direction to a good Lenovo Repair store close to Philadelphia? Any advise would help! Thank you!

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I just purchased my u310 touch from Staples tonight.  Within the first hour, while using it, it just shut off.  No "Windows is shutting down..." screen.  It was like it just ran out of battery (even though it was plugged in and the icon said it was plugged in and charging at 55%). After some googling and seeing similar issues with the 310 and the 410, I tried installing the latest drivers that the support staff on this forum linked.  I installed every single one relevant to my machine, ensuring I chose the correct driver for my OS (win8 64).  Still  happening. The event viewer shows: Source: Kernel Power.  Description: The system has rebooted without cleanly shutting down first.  This error coudl be caused if the system stopped responding, crashed, or lost power unexpectedly. So, I reset everything back to factory settings using the built-in restore partition.  Still broken. I'm at a loss here.  Any ideas?  If I can't figure it out soon, I'll just return it to Staples in a few days.  Thank god they have a great return policy!

A:u310 touch shuts down randomly with no warning

hi duckhunter9,
 
Welcome to the Lenovo Forums.
 
Can you try to:
1. Download and install HWMonitor and observe your CPU and GPU temps. (if you reach temps above 100C, overheating might be the cause of your issue)
 
2. Perform a clean boot and observe the PC. (this isolates 3rd party apps that might be the cause of the problem)
 
 
Let me know your findings,
neokenchi

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Hello Lenovo,I'm a business management student from India.I purchased Lenovo Ideapad U310 Touch model this May from the US (through Amazon) and have been using it without any issues till the last month. Last month I noticed that the hinge had developed tension and there was additional pressure on the lid or the screen area while closing. I thought it would be a routine issue and took it to my college's hardware repair center, but they suggested I handle the issue via Lenovo Support as it required opening the laptop.When I checked Lenovo support through customer care (India), I was told that the U series is not covered by International warranty. But I checked if the Lenovo service center would still have a look at the issue, to which I was told that it would be chargeable. I thought it was fair enough and took the laptop to the service center in Jamshedpur this afternoon.To my utter disappointment, the technician was unable to open up the area near the screen (where the problem was supposedly), but he also got the screen cracked while trying to. Now I'm left with a laptop that cannot be used as even though the screen display is intact, the touch sensors detect screen touch near the cracked area and keep the cursor rooted to that point. Also, the issue with the hinge could also not be fixed. All to add to the woes, I will have to manage a few days (don't know how many) without a laptop and also shell out the expense from my pocket!Now my question is, will the screen for Ideapad... Read more

A:Broken Screen for Ideapad U310 Touch

Hi Rahul,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community Forums!
 
I?m sorry to hear about the situation that you are facing regarding U310 touch Laptop, as it is ultra book Touch model displays can only replaced by the same kind and not the normal one, as Laptop was purchased in other country and international warranty is not applicable in India for this model, the parts will be ordered from the region of manufacture if the part is not available.
 
I'm sorry to inform you that the only option available to get the same type display replaced on a chargeable basis.
 
 Do post us back for further queries.
 
Best Regards

Shiva Kumar





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Hello, I have had a U310 Touch for over three years now and I have recently discovered that after the upgrade to Windows 10 the BIOS is now nonexistant. When I run the command prompt to identify the BIOS it is blank where it should show which version I have. When pressing the NOVO button I receive the option screen to boot to BIOS or Boot Management screen but no matter what option I select the OS boots regularly. Is there any known solutions for this. When searching the drivers and downloads section with the computer in question no BIOS files appear. Thanks

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Hello, I recently installed a new SSD in my U310 laptop and put Windows 10 on it. Everything was working fine until I ran the Bios update found on Lenovo's website located here. After the update installed without any error messages, the machine rebooted and I was left looking at the boot menu. I selected the ssd and the screen went blank for 15 seconds or so and then the boot menu appeared again. I've restarted the machine several times, tried booting from usb, and even tried putting the old hard drive back in but I just keep getting the blank screen and then back to the boot menu. Nothings working. When the computer first starts it doesn't show a lenovo logo or any text. Because of this it seems that I'm unable to get into the bios too. What do I do here? The laptop is basically bricked it seems.

A:Ideapad U310 Touch Won't Boot After Bios Update

I managed to resolve the issue by following the resolution posted here for anyone that's experiencing something similar. The bios update seems to be buggy.

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Hello you all,So I'm having this issue with my computer, I bought my laptop in 2014 and I got the screen broken due to malfunction of the hinges. I'd like to know if any of you know where I can get new screen assembly for my laptop. I know the warranty is really out of place, I tried to contact the Lenovo support in Brazil and they told me there's no part replacement available. 

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I want to replace my 3-year old Lenovo U310 laptop.  Any suggestions?  I'm not lacking in performance or functionality.  I just have a screen issue. 

A:Suggestions for replacement of my U310 Touch Ideapad (Ultrabook)

Hi TC22 , 
 
Welcome to the Community Forums. 
 
You can consider LCD panel replacement first since performance and functions are ok. 
This can be considered specially if connecting to an external monitor shows normal.
 
Using the part number to search for parts from the parts looks up page for pricing and availability.
 
Hope this help answer your query.
 
Regards

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I am trying to enter bios and have tried the following and failed. 1) Through Advance Setup in Windows UEFI Firmware2) FN F2 / F23) NOVO Key The NOVO gives me an option to Bios Setup but it just boot me back to Windows 8.1. I need on-site warranty on this laptop in Hong Kong.  Is the warranty international?













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A:U310 Touch Cannot Enter Bios Setup with NOVO Key

Hello,
 
I don't have an IdeaPad U310 myself, but I'm wondering if you hold down the F12 key after applying power, does that give you a menu from which you can get to the BIOS?  That worked for me on a IdeaPad U410.
 
Regards,
 
Aryeh Goretsky
 

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Hi  my GF has this Laptop and since it updated  from windows 8.2 to 10, it is slugish, slow and a pita.  I want to upgrade the ram from 4bg to 8g, and maybe do a fresh windows 10 install. first off ,  the cpu is a inter (R) Core(TM)  i3-3227U cpu @ 1.90GHzthe bios version is  65CN9797WW.   questions: is there a better bios version now?  Does the bios I have now  (65CN9797WW) boot with the new 8 Ram braket ? should I install the 32 or 64 bit windows 10  ? right now it has the 64 bit ( and it's slow like crazy) anything I Should know or do for these upgrades ? thank for your helpstef 

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Hello, I recently installed a new SSD in my U310 laptop and put Windows 10 on it. Everything was working fine until I ran the Bios update found on Lenovo's website located here. After the update installed without any error messages, the machine rebooted and I was left looking at the boot menu. I selected the ssd and the screen went blank for 15 seconds or so and then the boot menu appeared again. I've restarted the machine several times, tried booting from usb, and even tried putting the old hard drive back in but I just keep getting the blank screen and then back to the boot menu. Nothings working. When the computer first starts it doesn't show a lenovo logo or any text. Because of this it seems that I'm unable to get into the bios too. What do I do here? The laptop is basically bricked it seems.











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A:Ideapad U310 Touch Won't Boot After Bios Update

I managed to resolve the issue by following the resolution posted here for anyone that's experiencing something similar. The bios update seems to be buggy.

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Dear All, Hope all of you are very good! My name is Eduardo and I'm from Brazil. I have a ultrabook U310 touch from Lenovo, s/n QB06816995, and I am in a terrible problem! The screen of this ultrabook is broken and I'm using an external VGA monitor at this moment. I have connected the external VGA monitor in the HDMI port of the ultrabook using a HDMI/VGA cable. Using an external monitor I'm not able to see the BIOS or boot screens when I turn on the ultrabook. The first screen that I have seen is the Windows logon (maybe because in that moment, the operating system has sent a signal to an external monitor and in the boot this situation doesn't happen). The problem is: I want and I have to install a new operating system in this ultrabook once I can't enter into the original SO anymore, and for doing that, I have to access the BIOS and change the priority of booting in order to use a windows bootable pendrive or DVD. I have already tried to do the following steps: 1) to use the keys to change from the main screen to an external monitor; 2) disconnect the battery for 15 seconds and drain the energy in order to do the first step again; 3) remove the HDD and connect it in another computer to format it using a wintohdd software and assemble it again in the ultrabook; 4) to do the third step without using the wintohdd software; 5) look at the youtube and try to find some videos where I could watch someone doing something i... Read more

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Hello! My Lenovo U310 beeps once, everything lights up (except for the screen) and the fan spins for a second and then stops. Anyone know how to fix this?

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Dear internet, please forgive me for I have sinned. Truly need your help! How can I reset this laptop to factory settings?------------------------------------------------My father's Lenovo Ideapad U310 Touch's OEM hard drive started making noises, and being the family techie, I did what any sane person would do, and acquired an off-lease Dell Latitude E7470 for him to use. Thankfully he had been running Crashplan.--------------------------------------------------If we can solve the following problem, I'll learn that Lenovo is slightly less garbage and that there may be hope for all of us in an UEFI world. Honestly, I don't have much hope, but thought at $40, a Patriot Burst 240GB SSD would make this into a decent laptop and maybe my dad could continue using it (since he likes using touchscreen to scroll websites) or I would send it to my grandmother and she could use it.While I was waiting for Lenovo to send me the $40 4-DVD system restore kit for me to put the OEM partitions on the new SSD, I thought I'll just install Ubuntu and see what the touchscreen experience is like. It's better than I thought it would be! BTW, the Lenovo has no optical drive, so I hope my Dell USB CD/DVD drive can speak with the Lenovo. This Lenovo was also manufactured during the wild west days of Intel Rapid Start and UEFI. As a linux user, this is all great, except when Secure Boot magically appears.Removed dead OEM 500GB HDDInstalled Patriot Burst 240GB SSDInserted the USB drive with Ubuntu instal... Read more

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Hello, Thank you for your time, my issue started with a broken screen, I asked for a replacement through mail, when I installed the new screen it seemed to work fine. At a certain time of turning off the computer and starting it, the resolution is off by 86 pixels horizontal, the original resolution is 1366x768 (16:9), and now shows 1280x800 or multiples (w=1280,h=*). At first I thought it was an issue with drivers with Windows 10 the forums entries I found seem to indicate this, tried all of them. I also tried the custom screen resolution tool from Intel, it adds the resolution inside the tool, but it does not list the new resolution in the "graphics properties" section. With no luck at solving the problem I tried to boot a GNU/Linux Live version from a FlashDrive, with GNU/Linux showing the same resolution limitation. I've noticed that going to the BIOS is showing the same screen usage. After this, my old screen still works it just the crystal that got cracked, I reinstalled and noticed that has the same screen size problem, so is not the new screen it seems. This is the point till I've gotten, don't know much about UEFI maybe it saves screen resolution information at a place I can't reach, and is not adapting itself correctly imposing it screen scan to the OS that start to work after UEFI. The only thing that comes to mind. Your help is appreciated,Thank you.

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Dear internet, please forgive me for I have sinned. Truly need your help! How can I reset this laptop to factory settings?------------------------------------------------My father's Lenovo Ideapad U310 Touch's OEM hard drive started making noises, and being the family techie, I did what any sane person would do, and acquired an off-lease Dell Latitude E7470 for him to use. Thankfully he had been running Crashplan.--------------------------------------------------If we can solve the following problem, I'll learn that Lenovo is slightly less garbage and that there may be hope for all of us in an UEFI world. Honestly, I don't have much hope, but thought at $40, a Patriot Burst 240GB SSD would make this into a decent laptop and maybe my dad could continue using it (since he likes using touchscreen to scroll websites) or I would send it to my grandmother and she could use it.While I was waiting for Lenovo to send me the $40 4-DVD system restore kit for me to put the OEM partitions on the new SSD, I thought I'll just install Ubuntu and see what the touchscreen experience is like. It's better than I thought it would be! BTW, the Lenovo has no optical drive, so I hope my Dell USB CD/DVD drive can speak in Communism with the Lenovo. This Lenovo was also manufactured during the wild west days of Intel Rapid Start and UEFI. As a linux user, this is all great, except when Secure Boot magically appears.Removed dead OEM 500GB HDDInstalled Patriot Burst 240GB SSDInserted the USB drive with ... Read more

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As I was using my laptop, a Y50-70 Touch, it turned itself off and now I've been unable to turn it back on at all. When I hit the Power Button it lights up for a second or so, as do the white LED indicator lights on the front of the laptop, but nothing else happens, the keyboard backlights doesn't turn on and there are no other sounds from the laptop, no fans, nothing. It does this with the power cord plugged and the battery in and every other configuration possible, nothing. I'v removed the battery and tried to discharge any additional charge left by holding the power button down for extended periods of time, I've also hit it at least 30 times or more. It doesn't do anything when the battery is put back in. I've tried this multiple times. I've checked every connector and they all seem perfectly fine. Im out of warranty so I can't send it in to be fixed. This laptop has been a disaster, the screen constantly flickers and the hinges are both cracked. I'll never buy another Lenovo.

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I have a Dell inspiron n5110 (i know its an oldy) and suddenly i can't turn of the touch pad since in am typing all the time it gets in the way and the cursor flies all over the screen. 
I used to be able to turn it off with the Fn + F3 buttons but it doesn't work anymore. 
when i try the settings i only get the mouse settings
i updated all the drivers
what can be done?

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I routinely use a USB mouse and would like to toggle off the touch pad.  How would I go about doing it?
Thanks.

A:Touch Pad turn off

Hi bobrichards800,
Thank you for reaching out to Dell Community Forum.
Please share the system model or please click my DELL-username and send me a Private Message with the Dell Service Tag number and your email address, so that we can guide you with the necessary steps.
Note: please don't mention the service tag or email id on the public forum as it contains your personal information

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How do I turn off touch screen I don't have the option to turn off finger input in the touch and pen settings PLEASE HELP!!!!!!

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Over the keyboard there is a touch panel with sound settings and wi-fi turn on/turn off. Sound settings are stuck (so minus or plus is blinking) and everything hangs. Could I do something with that or just turn off this panel? How could I turn it off?Thank you!

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HiI don't know, maybe the problem came from windows 10 updates, but I have the issue:laptop turn off touch screen by itself, it seems that laptop think I don't need it, but if I rotate it in 180 degree or 360 degree mode, touch screen turn on. What is it?In System settings I set that windows must always ask me before change tablet mode, but no notifications appears when touch screen turning off or on.Where are settings I have to change?

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How can i turn off the touch screen of my HP Envy M6-k025dx?













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A:Turn off my touch screen

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My computer just won't turn on anymore. I tried almost everything on the forums about how to turn it back on. But it still won't turn on. So I took it to a local computer repair shop, they said my mother board is damaged. But they didn't look at the mother board, they just tested out the power cord and see if it gives off the right amount of amps. They said it does. So I'm lost and don't know what to do, this is my first computer and I use it for just about everything. If anyone has a tip or two that would be helpful.

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I have an envy m6 touchscreen that is giving me problems that i can't solve. It has been great up until recently. i was using my laptop last nite when suddenly it turned off but i didn't think that the battery shoukd have been dead yet. its acting as if the bat is empty and plugging it in just turn on the orange led by the power plug. when i press the power button it flashes for a second but the screen does nothing and it doesn't actually turn on.I'm using my phone to attempt to find a solution atm which is very frustrating. adding to the stress is the fact that i have school work projects and a midterm project on it that I need to finish.Almost forgot to mention it started doing a few other odd things over the last week such as the touchscreen going nuts registering phantom touches endlessly until i close/hibernate/shutdown it.











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A:envy m6 ultrabook touch won't turn on

Ok thank you. i was hoping that there might be some little trick i had not encpuntered yet but was afraid that it really is just a hardware issue and requires calling in. i will try to do that today if possible

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So I was using my lenovo all in one c540 touch and I went to take my baby a bath for no more than 30 minutes. When I go back to get back on Im sure it was probably in sleep mode but it won't turn back on(screen still works) but the power lights come on and I hear a popping sound and fans moving. I've taken the power cord out and put back in but still get the popping sound and does not come on. Need help!!

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There seems to be an answer for every Thinkpad but this one, nothing I do can turn the Touch Pad off....I like to use a Mouse. Thanks in advance for the help!!

A:How to turn off the Touch Pad Yoga 11E 20D9?

Hi
 
There is no "nice" option to disable touchscreen, for what I read you need to disable it from the Windows Device Manager.
 
It is like: Open Device Manager > expand "Human Interface Devices" > right-click "HID-compliant touch screen" and select "Disable".
 
Check if you find the correct "Human Interface Devices" to disable. This is how users are disable the touchscreen.
 
Regards

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Ok I have this laptop that belonged to my father and I have a problem. Basically I am wanting to turn off the 'tapping' on the touch pad but I just can't.
I have searched online for an answer but nothing I try will work. There are no settings in the control panel, either in the mouse settings or anywhere else that let you turn the tapping off.
Something I read said to press Fn and F9 but that does nothing.
I do remember turning the tapping off once when my dad had the laptop but I can't do it the same way because I installed a fresh copy of Windows and it wasn't from the recovery CD so the software for the touch pad isn't there.
I have tried searching for the software but it appears that this model of laptop doesn't exist!
It is a Toshiba Equium EA60-173 and the model number is PSA67E-00700C8J but I just can't find anything to do with the laptop on the Toshiba website. I did manage to find and try a program called Toshiba Touch and Launch which let me change some aspects of the touch pad but not the blasted tapping.
So if anyone can think of anything else I can try apart from what I have tried already then I'm all ears.
Thanks in advance.
 

A:Solved: Cannot Turn Off Tapping On Touch Pad

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Ladies and Gents,
Brand new here and by the looks of some of the topics, I'm way over my head. This post may be in the wrong part of the forum but, I thought I'd at least start here. I have a HP Laptop that's in the neighborhood of 12-14 months old. It came with Vista Home premium which, worked OK at best. I recently got a chance to pick up Windows 7 Professional for a very reasonable price so, I had a friend install a brand new version of it along with a newer version of Microsoft Office 2010.

Well, here's the problem. The computer has an "on-off" button just above the touch pad. Before the installation of Windows 7 Professional, the button worked just fine in turning the touch pad on and off. Well, now it has absolutely no effect on the touch pad at all. It still changes the colors of the tiny lights, just above the button, from a white, (indicating "on") to orange, (indicating "off") but, zero effect on the operation of the touch pad.

This is quite frustrating because of the cursor movement while typing etc. It throws it all over the place and all of a sudden the page is changed, I'm typing in a different sentence three paragraphs above where I should be typing etc. What a pain. Is there something that changed the effect of the button during the installation of Windows 7?

If so, how could an operation system change, even as big as going from Vista to Windows 7 have an effect on MANUAL BUTTON above the touch pad. In my opinion, that button... Read more

A:Win 7 recent install, Touch pad won't turn off, Help please

FU, welcome to SF. Please post your system specs.

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There seems to be an answer for every Thinkpad but this one, nothing I do can turn the Touch Pad off....I like to use a Mouse. Thanks in advance for the help!!

A:How to turn off the Touch Pad Yoga 11E 20D9?

Hi
 
There is no "nice" option to disable touchscreen, for what I read you need to disable it from the Windows Device Manager.
 
It is like: Open Device Manager > expand "Human Interface Devices" > right-click "HID-compliant touch screen" and select "Disable".
 
Check if you find the correct "Human Interface Devices" to disable. This is how users are disable the touchscreen.
 
Regards

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I have an HP all-in-one TouchSmart 320 PC, that is about 4 years old. About a month ago we went to turn it on and nothing happened. Originally, we thought it was the power source as the power supply box green light was flashing. We have tried 3 different cords and still nothing. Can anyone tell us what is going on? I do remember that before we tried to turn it on about a week prior to that I had shut down the computer, but it had updates so it was doing that but I never paid attention how it shut off, whether expected or unexpectedly. Can anyone help?!?

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Can anyone help me with turning on the touch screen on my hp 15 notebook pc. The model number for my hp is 15-f233wm. I have tried what the geek squad of best buy has told me and it still is not working.

A:how to turn on the touch screen on hp 15 notebook pc (15-f23...

Hi, No, your machines does NOT have a touchscreen, it only has:     15.6" diagonal HD BrightView LED-backlit (1366 x 768) Source: http://support.hp.com/us-en/product/HP-15-f200-Notebook-PC-series/7527799/model/8857447/document/c04... Bring back to them and ask them how to use touch screen on a NON touchscreen computer. Regards.

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I want to turn off my Y70 touch screen  - I don't use it and it drains resourses and slows my system down.  Windows 10. Thanks.

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Machine: Lenovo IdeaPad U530 Touch
 
Symptoms: pushing the power button turns the computer on for approximately 1 second.  Power button lights, backlit keyboard lights, fan starts up, then after one second, everything turns off.  When plugged in, the battery light is lit.
 
What I've already tried:
* The magic code - unplug adapter, disconnect the battery and press the power button 10 times, then hold it for 60 seconds. Then restart as normal.
* Leaving it plugged in for a day.
* Leaving it unplugged for a month.
* Reseat the RAM
* Replace the RAM with known working stick.
* Removing the RAM completely.
* Reseat the hard drive.
* Replace the hard drive with a HD from another Lenovo laptop.
* Removing the HD completely.
* Reseat the display cable where it connects to MB.
* Hold down enter while hitting the power button
* Tilting the laptop 45 while hitting the power button.
*Praying and offering to never look at porn again if it would just boot.
 
None of these had any effect.  Exact same process every time: powers on for one second, then powers off.
 
I've smelled the MB for any signs of fried components.  Nothing.  Everything looks good on the inside.
 
Possibly related: before this, I was having terrible times with the boot process.  System would take forever to boot, then blue screen, saying there was a problem and the system would reboot for me, then it would reboot as normal and everything would be fine.  ... Read more

A:U530 Touch - Laptop won't turn on

Hello Jsfrench,Thanks for using the Lenovo forums.Try to see if you have any recovery media, if you are able to install an older OS on the unit, I had something similar happen, but in my case, the unit would not boot after trying to install Win 7 on it, Win 8.1 seemed to have fixed it.
 
Otherwise, by the sound of things you pretty much tried everything, including prayers
 
 If these steps do not work you can call your local Lenovo support line for a potential repair. Below is the link to the phone list where you can find these numbers
 
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"!
 
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Some how I turned off the touch pad/mouse thing and can't figure out how to turn it back on. Please help me!











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A:how do i turn the touch pad/mouse thing back on? i have no i...

Hi dolley:

 

 

Thank you for your request.  I am pleased to help!

 

When posting it is most helpful if you provide the model of your computer and what Operating system you are running.  I understand you accidentally turned off the Touchpad., and would now like to enable it. I am sending you a link to a page for  touchpad. You will need to select the one for your operating system click here. You should also be able to enable it,  following these steps. Click the Start button, and type in Mouse. Click on  Mouse to open it, click on Device Settings. You should be able to enable and disable the Touchpad here. 

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The clicking noise whe I am typing on my wireless keyboard seems impossible to turn off.  ANy way to get rid of this sound?Thanks!

A:How to turn off keyboard sound in Windows 8 (not the touch k...

Getdaisy, welcome to the forum. You can go to PC Settings / PC and devices / Typing / Touch keyboard / turn off "Play key sounds as I type". Please click the "Thumbs Up+ button" if I have helped you and click "Accept as Solution" if your problem is solved.

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