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Anyone know how many lanes the thunderbolt connection on the T570 has?

Q: Anyone know how many lanes the thunderbolt connection on the T570 has?

Anyone know how many lanes the thunderbolt connection on the T570 has? Don't see it listed in specs.

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Anyone know how many lanes the thunderbolt connection on the P51S has?

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Hello.. just bought a 2nd gen Yoga x1.. i7600u/8gb/256gb/OLED for $1100 on the outlet website.  Couple questions if anyone knows.. is the Thunderbolt port 2 or 4 lanes? I'd like to use a  razer core if it's 4. Also can I charge using my Samsung usb C charger?

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If you want to use an eGPU you need 4 lanes of PCIexpress otherwise the loss is too great for it to be worth it.  But you only lose about 10% of the  original power if you have 4 lanes of PCIexpress through Tuhunderbolt 3.  So, what do the 13" and 15" models offer for the number of PCIexpress lanes?

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Hello, my name is Bob and i'm a content creator who covered the lenovo 720s-14ikb 81bd on my channel.  All I need to know now is how many pci-e lanes the TB3 post runs on. Please advise,Bob

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Hi, I have a T570 and also thinkpad's Thunderbolt 3 Dock. Intel graphic 620 is shown in my device manager. When i connect a 4K monitor to native HDMI port on my Laptop, it works with 4K resolution.. But when same monitor i connect to my dock DP 1 or DP2 or HDMI, it works on 1980 * 1080 p resolution. I have installed latest graphics driver, updated bios of BIOS and firmware of dock. Not sure why even ONE monitor cannot be supported at 4K Any help will be appreciated.

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Does the Thinkpad P51s support the Thinkpad Thunderbolt 3 Dock? I have the Thinkpad P51s with stock Windows 10 Pro and updated to latest drivers and Windows version and installed the latest Thinkpad Thunderbolt 3 Dock drivers. Attaching the Thunderbolt 3 Dock to the P51s as described in documentation, it charges the notebook, however, noting attached to the dock is recognized. I've tested with attaching USB flash drives, headphones, Ethernet, HDMI, and DP, but nothing is recognized nor are any warnings/errors displayed in Windows. While the Thinkpad Thunderbolt 3 Dock is listed as being compatible with the P51s and T570, the notebook order page does not list the Thunderbolt 3 Dock in any of the accessories lists. Lenovo Sales also confirmed that the Thunderbolt 3 Dock is fully compatible with the P51s.  However, I needed to purchase the Thunderbolt 3 Dock separately from the notebook order. What's going on? Has anybody successfully used the P51s or the T570 with the Thinkpad Thunderbolt 3 Dock? Or is this something I need to wait for full support via a future BIOS/driver update? Or perhaps my Thunderbolt 3 Dock is defective? Thanks,Boris 

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Hello, My company recently purchased a dual 4k setup for a work station. The setup is the following:2 ThinkVision P27 monitorsLenovo ThinkPad Thunderbolt 3 DockT570 (Type: 20HA) I setup the monitors and docking station yesterday and was able to power the displays using a X1 Carbon 5th gen (i5 model type: 20HQ) thru USB-C without issue. I have a user testing out the desk now with a T570. I'm able to get one monitor to funtion at 4K and the other is running at 1080p. If you check display settings I'm unable to increase the resolution to 4K. I've updated all drivers on the T570 including the display driver and thunderbolt docking station driver this morning and the system still fails to power dual 4K. I brought back the X1 I used previously and it powers the screens normally. I checked the specs of the T570 and its identical to the X1 as far as processor is concerned and the model page claims the USB-C port on the T570 can power dual 4K. What else can I try?

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hi all i updated my tb firmware through companion,worked ok till a did a few reboots now i get ms message saying try to improve your usb connection on start up, and i have no attached devices showing anymorewhy does lenovo have this broken version wich is 13 comming up as the latest update when i had 16 that worked finecan someone confirm wich is the latest update pleaseand why  has the link to 16  been taken down thanx in advance

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Good Afternoon, does anyone know what I need to connect an Apply Thunderbolt Display to my current M Series ThinkCentre?  I have searched online and I am finding mixed answers... Thanks in advance

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I recently (yesterday, 16/08/16) started experiencing the dreaded Blue Screen of Death whenever my laptop is connected to my HP Elite Thunderbolt 3 Dock. The machine is a HP ZBook 15 G3. It has been connected to this dock for over a month without this issue. I'm not sure why the sudden issue as I don't recall any updates or new software prior to this happening. The dock is connected to 2x monitors via HDMI cables, and an ethernet cable. I connect a wireless mouse and keyboard to a USB3 port on the laptop. If the dock is connected to the laptop on startup, it reaches the login screen before BSOD. If I start without it connected, it will BSOD a few seconds after connecting the dock. It never gets to the point where the monitors display anything. It can boot with the dock connected in Safe Mode, as this seems to disable it from working. I have updated all drivers and the BIOS (including downloading the Softpaq Download Manager) but there has been no change. I've also updated the NVIDIA drivers to the latest version without change. What should I do next to solve the issue?

A:BSOD upon connection to HP Elite Thunderbolt 3 Dock

I would personally try isolating the culprit, then go from there: 1) remove 1 monitor from the dock, then test2) remove ethernet from the dock, then test3) remove the last monitor and hook it directly to the laptop, so the dock is attached with nothing to it, then test4) I have my dock set to "Always Connect" in the thunderbolt software, not sure if that helps any.

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I have exactly this issue (exame same symptoms) with a G17.Happens even if there are no peripherals attached to the docket. Was on .09 of the BIOS, upgraded to latest, no change. Have updated all HP and Intel drivers and utilities. Also removed graphics drivers in safe mode and reinstalled clean, no change, and performed an sfc /scannow.Was working fine week before last, no idea what changed to cause this. 

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Unfortunately I still haven't resolved the issue with my laptop. It's rather frustrating because we have an identical laptop and hardware setup with one of my colleagues and his works fine. No combination of BIOS update software uninstall and reinstall has resolved this issue. It's a shame because I have been accustomed to using the docking station for my older Compaq based laptop / Workstation and I really do love the feature.

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I have three ZBook 17 G3 that I cannot get a Thunderbolt dock installed correctly on. The first does not seem to want to install the thunderbolt driver, so that one's fun. The other two are having a different issue entirely. I have read multiple threads here about similar issues, and none have offered a solution for my situation.I have tried the latest BIOS, I have tried an older BIOS, I have downloaded the drivers and firmware(which won't install because it doesn't detect the dock) Whenever I plug the dock in, Windows installs the drevices, but gets stuck and winds up with a "Base System Device" that it cannot find a driver for. I have tried three different docks, and three different cables. All have the exact same result. Is there an obscure driver that I need to download to install that is not obvious in all of my searching? Any questions or clarifications, I'm happy to respond. -Keith

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The cable is broken, and I cannot find anywhere to buy just the cable.I cannot believe that I need to buy a new package (dock, cable etc,) when I just need the cable?

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I am trying to use a 3rd party external GPU enclosure that attaches via thunderbolt, and when attached, I got the message pop-up that external GPU support was not enabled by the vendor, and as such the device will likely not work? Has Dell locked the Latitude 7480 down to no external GPU support?

A:Latitude 7480 - Thunderbolt 3 - Thunderbolt software say external GPU support not enabled?

Probably.  I read somewhere that since Dell is pushing their Alienware external GPU stuff that uses a proprietary connection, they never enabled external GPU support via Thunderbolt.  

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Hi,
I myself own an XPS 15 9550 and noticed that I was not getting the full Thunderbolt 3 speedover it's Thunderbolt 3 port. I expected speeds around 2700MB/s, because of the overhead withthe theoretical gross speed of 3870MB/s, but I only ever got 1400MB/s out of it.
I did some digging and found out that none of the XPS notebooks with Thunderbolt 3 are evenable to achieve the full TB3 speeds, because they are only connected with two PCI Express lanes (x2.3).You can read more about this on the following links:Dell Subreddit PostChipset Digging on Forum

Thunderbolt 3 and the promised speeds were the MAIN REASON I even bought this notebook.I feel very cheated here.

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Because I didn't liked USB 3.0 ethernet chipsets and USB-based ethernet cannot bear some network-intensive tasks, I wanted to use PCIe-based Thunderbolt ethernet controller on my XPS 15 9550. As there is no Thunderbolt 3 "PCIe" ethernet adapter (except docks), I chose to buy Apple Thunderbolt 3 to 2 adapter and Thunderbolt 2-based ethernet adapter.
I plugged it into the XPS 15 9550 (tested with BIOS 1.1.19, 1.2.14, 1.2.16 and latest Thunderbolt firmware with NVM version 16), and the PCIe device did not pop up. Instead, only USB billboard device is appearing saying that "Alternate Mode configuration not attempted". Both Windows 10 and Ubuntu 16.10 failed to detect the device. I moved this configuration to MSI GS63 laptop, and it detected ethernet controller successfully (that laptop utilizing NVM firmware version 18).
It seems that other vendors are affected with lower NVM firmware version involving setup with Thunderbolt adapter: see the case of Lenovo too. Do you have planned Thunderbolt NVM firmware update for XPS 15 9550? Looks like XPS 13 9360 is using newer Thunderbolt NVM firmware version, though.

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On my ASUS P9X79 WS, the top PCI-e slot (blue) has x16 assigned to it. It is paired with a black slot below it. If run a GPU card in the top blue slot and nothing in the black slot, the card will run on x16. If I put GPU cards in both the top blue slot and the black one below it, both will run at only x8. What I'm wondering is what would happen if I had a GPU in the blue slot and a x8 card in the black slot? Would the GPU still drop to x8?

A:PCI-e Lanes

When you have 2 cards they will run at 8x regardless where they are.

I'm assuming you mean another video card, if not, you'll have to clarify.

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I am trying to purchase two samsung 960 pro 2TB model,and bit curious whether it will work or not.I am using P70 with xeon 1575Mv5, and in the Intel homepage,there seems to be maximum 16 lanes are supported by CPU.It seems to me that those 16 lanes are totally occupied by the graphic card. As P70 was configurable with two PCIe-nvme SSDs, I guess it will use two x4 PCIe ports.apparantly this configuration is using more PCIe lane than it supports.. Therefore I think I have to figure out following questions before making the decision for purchasing new SSDs..Is P70 have some kind of way to use more PCIe lanes?How much PCIe lanes P70 is capable to use?If, somehow, my configuration is using more lanes than supported, what happens?(Will it operate, but with crippled performance,or blow off?Or.. I am totally misunderstanding the concept of capability of PCIe lanes, and the system will operate without any problem?) Thank you in advance.

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Hi I wanted to know if there was a 775 ddr2 motherboard with 3 pci-e 16 lanes, as I was thinking of using 2 lanes([email protected]) for my 5870's in crossfire and the 3rd lane([email protected]) for my old spare nvidia gtx 280 for purely physx work, I would like to know if this kind of board exists and if it does, would this even work well or not at all, or if there's no point me even trying to attempt it due to pci-e bus limitations or ati/nvidia software driver incompatibilities.

I want a 775 because i want to use my existing e8400 chip and 4gb of ddr2 ram, all help will be appreciated.

Thanks

A:775 ddr2 motherboard with 3 pci-e 16 lanes?

There are a few choices for ddr3 ram or nvidia (no cf tho) but for intel/ddr2 is this is all i can find.
Newegg.com - Foxconn ELA LGA 775 Intel P45 ATX Intel Motherboard - Intel Motherboards

Just not that there is no way all those slots run at 16x. Probably an 8+8+4 config at most if all are in use. Wont make much difference in gaming though..

Edit- Also don't forget that you're going to have to hack the drivers to get physx to work with ati

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I've been studying for my A+ certification lately, and I've run into a little bump where I'm having some confusion.

According to what I read, the highest PCIe multiplier currently is x16, as there currently can be no more than 20 PCIe lanes. If this is true, though, how is it possible to have motherboard chipsets with a 16x and 6 1x's (which by my math should make 22 lanes)? I'm really confused, any help here would be awesome.
 

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hi..
I am planing a network for a small camp in two weeks.
I will have two different Lans plugged to the same pc with two different network cards and windows 7. (The PC supposes the act as a file server)
Can I share one folder across the two Lans? 

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Does anyone know if the new evga 750i supports 16x on both pci-e slots when using two video cards because I know the older 750i's only supported 8x.
 

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Hi all (Dell - mods - would especially appreciate your response):
I am considering buying a Samsung 950 SSD for my XPS 13 9350.  The machine currently has 128GB SATA SSD.
Does anyone know - and I called and chatted with Dell Tech Support and it seems like they are not too familiar with these concepts - whether these machines support 2 or 4 lanes PCIe for the SSD?
One Dell rep on the phone told me 2 lanes.  A Dell chat support told me 4 lanes.  Neither seemed too confident in their answer and one referred me to a Wikipedia page as a source.
I know the 9350 supports PCIe connections.   Just trying to figure out if it is 4 or 2 since that will impact the speed - and decision on what SSD to buy.
From what I see the machine also supports NVMe - but if anyone knows this for sure please let me know.
Thanks!

A:XPS 13 9350 SSD PCIe - support 2 or 4 lanes?

I should have mentioned this in the first post:
I am getting: 1700 Seq Read 1542 Seq write 122588 Random Read 90750 Random write
Plugged in. 8GB RAM, i5
950 Pro Specs are:  2500MBs seq read; 1500MBs seq write.

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Here I go again, problem after problem it's been this week.

So I started with a motherboard that got a little upset by a power surge (would only read 1 stick of ram even though the slots and sticks were fine). Then I got my new motherboard yesterday and the graphics cards were showing moving green pixels all over my screens. Finally I went out and bought some extremely cheap graphics cards to replace them - I only went cheap as I only use this machine for audio production (three monitors).

The issue it's now thrown up, is only one PCI-E slot will read the new cards - Palit GeForce 210 1GB DDR3 http://www.palit.biz/palit/vgapro.php?id=1411

It's PCI-E 2.0 complient, so I understood that it would be perfectly fine in the 3.0 lanes.. would it though? No. The only lane that will read these cards is the black one right at the bottom of my motherboard.

Red = Working / Orange = Didn't work

To confirm that the new motherboards PCI-E lanes aren't dead, I tried one of my old 'half dead' graphic cards in them both and got results.
Is it just a case that these cards are utterly poor? All I do is audio production, slightest bit of photo editing (rarely) and web browsing.. would I still be better with a higher spec card?

Thank you


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from the laptop description:2 USB C (Thunderbolt, PD, DP, USB 3.1 full-function)from the thunderbolt description:      "DP" (Double Port) version that uses a PCIe 3.0 4 link to provide two Thunderbolt 3 ports (DSL6540) so it 4 lanes on each thunderbolt input?orbecause it 2 inputs - so amount of lanes will be devied and we have 2 lanes on each input? (i want to connect external gpu to one of this ports)  Thx a lot and nice day!!!

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this is for someone from Dell to answer.
I just bought an 8th-gen Dell XPS 13".  it has the Core i7-8550U and i ordered one with 16GB LPDDR3 1866MHz memory, 256gb PCIe SSD .
my question: for M.2 slot, how many PCIe lanes are available?  are they PCIe 3.0?
i am wondering in case i decide to upgrade the SSD at a later time and I don't want to buy an SSD that is faster than the bandwidth available to the M.2 slot.
bonus question: what Intel chipset does the motherboard use?
thanks.

A:Dell XPS 13" 8th-gen: what kind and how many PCIe lanes on M.2 ?

If you already have this system, use a utility like HWInfo64 to expose the information you're looking for.  The 9350 and 9360 both had 4-lane M.2 slots, and I'm fairly certain they were PCIe 3.0 since that's been around for a while now, so I imagine the new version will be the same -- in fact when I last checked Dell's site, even the version with an 8th gen Core CPU was being called a 9360.  That said, that doesn't mean your SSDs will always perform at their max.  I installed a Samsung 960 Evo into a friend's 9360 and I think it got something like 1.4 GB/s read, regardless of whether I used the native Microsoft or Samsung NVMe driver (BIOS set to AHCI mode to bypass Intel RST).  Reviews of the 960 Evo have indicated that they can reach around 3.1 GB/s reads in certain systems, although I found several other reviews with numbers closer to mine, so I don't consider my result anomalous.  It's possible that having a U Series CPU (low-power) is creating a bottleneck at such high SSD speeds given that the reviews I saw with 3 GB/s+ read speeds were typically performed on desktops with a top-end K series CPU.

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Good day Dell Community,Over time I’ve received a lot of questions about M.2 drives so I wanted to share some of what I have learned. I will explain in a kind of question/answer format:

Question:
What is Dell’s scope of support for the Samsung and Toshiba/OZC NVME drivers posted on these Manufacturers’ websites?Toshiba/OCZ: https://ocz.com/us/download/ (To get the NVME driver select OCZ RD400/400A in the drop down)Samsung: http://www.samsung.com/semiconductor/minisite/ssd/download/tools.htmlNote: Samsung’s explanation of what their NVME driver actually does is on page 22 of the following document: http://www.samsung.com/semiconductor/minisite/ssd/downloads/document/Samsung_SSD_950_PRO_White_paper...Keep in mind:• There exists Dell branded OEM Samsung and Dell branded OEM Toshiba M.2 drives as well as               non-Dell-branded Samsung and non-Dell-branded Toshiba retail drives• The drivers in question linked above will load for both Dell OEM drives and retail drives alike• The Samsung and Toshiba/OZC drivers in question can only be used when running in AHCI mode• These drivers do not apply when running in RAID ON mode as the M.2 drives will be operating under IRST in RAID on modeAnswer:Dell does not support the Samsung and Toshiba/OZC drivers for use in AHCI mode. Dell systems with Dell OEM Samsung or Dell OEM Toshiba drives running in AHCI mode will use a Windows inbox driver called stornvme.... Read more

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Hi, I'm interested in adding a 256MB m2 PCIe SSD drive however  i would like to find out the lane speed limit/bandwidth for my specific laptop. It's a ENVY Notebook 15-as016tu with a i7 6500 . i don't want to buy an expensive drive that my laptop cannot use to it's fullest output.

A:Bandwidth/Number PCIe lanes in Skylake Envy 15 chipset for...

Hi, It supports the following specs: Support for next generation form factor (NGFF), M.2 solid-state drive, default with SATA/PCIe co-layout port (assigned port 0 for solid-state drive to support hard drive/solid-state drive combination)Support for the following solid-state drives:? 512-MB, M.2, PCIe, NVMe solid-state drive supporting triple-level cell (TLC)? 256-MB, M.2, PCIe, NVMe solid-state drive supporting TLC? 256-MB, M.2, SATA solid-state drive supporting TLC? 128-MB, M.2, solid-state drive Regards.

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would somebody please kindly tell me if T570 which came with a 2.5: drive can also add a M,2 SSD.  I was told that the I can use the WWAN slot to install the M.2 SSD,  thanks
 
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A:T570 add M.2 SSD

Hi Rocky88,Warm Greetings & welcome to Lenovo Community, happy to have you here.
 
Yes, you can add M.2 SSD in the form factor of 2242 like this 00UP432. And also have a look on this thread
  
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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Q: T570

would somebody please kindly tell me if T570 which came with a 2.5: drive can also add a M,2 SSD.  I was told that the I can use the WWAN slot to install the M.2 SSD,  thanks

A:T570

Hi Rocky88,Warm Greetings & welcome to Lenovo Community, happy to have you here.
 
Yes, you can add M.2 SSD in the form factor of 2242 like this 00UP432. And also have a look on this thread
  
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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Yesterday while playing a not strenuous game the laptop was quite hot, on my mac i had installed a fan control software (smcFanControl) where the OS would only be overridden when i chose to manually turn up or down the fan, i tried that with this laptop and the fan control software most highly recommended seemed to fiddly so i uninstalled it.  Now the laptop is running hot with the fan on for tasks like Word where it never ran hot before. Any ideas on how to fix this? Laptop is less than two months old

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Hello, I have bought a brand new Lenovo Thinkpad T570 with the following specifications:Intel Core i7-7500U256GB PCI-e SSDFingerprint sensorBacklit keyboard with numpadGeForce 90MX Today I started my laptop and suddenly I had to suffer a BSOD.I thought it probably is just an incident, but it wasn't...I have had a BSOD for about 5 times in 20 minutes, so it is irritating me a bit.Have you guys got any recommendation on how to solve this? Greets from, Daan

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Whenever I boot up this specific t570 it does not see the nvme drive in the boot menu.  On another one it does, but on this one it does not.  If we boot into our WDS server it will not detect a drive either.  But it will on our other T570.  I've done everything I can think of other than opening it up at this point.  Can anybody think of something else to do before I do that?  I don't want to do that because this is a demo unit and don't want to accidentally damage the plastic casing.

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I bought ThinkPad T570 (Intel Core i7-7500U Kaby Lake / 16GB RAM / 512GB SSD / 15,6" UHD IPS /  Intel HD Graphics 620) with ThinkPad Pro Dock 90W 14 days back. In first I updated system to the last Win 10 Pro Creators Update - version 1703 (build 15063.250) which is declared to be fully supported.I expected that it will solve my need for next years, but I'm a little disappointed now, I have the following problems:Annoing background sound somewhere from motherboard, neverending random sound like tss, tsss, ... it looks like something connected with integrated video card, sometime it changes during scroll of web browser windowFrom begin lower half of display sometimes had some flicker issues and content was for short time replaced by some pattern. I updated all drivers to the last versions and now it appears occasionally.I am unable to use 3840x2160 / 60Hz display resolution on external monitor (27" BenQ BL2711U UHD 4K) via DisplayPort cable connected to dock. Monitor is detected, but no video is provided. But if I change resolution to 1920x1080 / 60Hz it is working. If I connect monitor to HDMI on notebook, then it is working on 3840x2160 but only with 30Hz. Other connections like VGA and DVI are also working but they are not able to provide 4k video.I am unable to use my S/N on support pages, it is unknown.

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Hello, we bought some new T570 models, and no one can activate Windows Hello with Windows 10 1703. With older models we have no problems to activate Windows Hello in Windows 10 1703.I've installed all drivers and BIOS updates.

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Is it possible to have an SSD together with a HDD in the T570? I spoke to a sales rep in Australia who assured me it was possible, but advised me to contact technical support about the details; I was informed by technical support that it was not at all possible. Plugging an SSD into WWAN slot was specifically excluded by the tech rep as an option. I am asking this because in my T500, with which I have been happy for many years, I had a 256GB SSD for my OS and programs and a 1TB HDD (in the Ultrabay) for my files; the latter could be conveniently removed for transport when necessary. This set-up was not possible in the T560, for which reason I have delayed replacing my T500.

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I have a T570 running Windows 10 64bit. (English) and aquired a nice Thinkvision X24 Pro monitor. It's just that when the USB-C cable is connected (tried multiple cables) to the right USB-C port (or the left) the only thing that happens is that on the PC in devicemngr a root hub USB 3.0 is appearing - but nothing else.  There is no monitor being detected.  I've tried the monitor with display port on my old T450, and it works fine.  The onscreen display is being set to USB-C , doesn't matter if still set to DP port.  Tried installing the monitor drivers, updated Intel / thunderbolt software and installed latest bios from Update site.  Alas, to no resolve   Any ideas greatly appreciated.. 

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New TopSeller channel model - anyone know how a supervisor password would already be set on a brand new system, just booting for the first time?

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I was wondering iff someone can help me out I am having issues with Thinkpad T570 and my screen looks distroted when I fire up Citrix or Remote Desktop running the graphic looks distorted.  I'd check the drive and make sure everything was up to date.  Have anyone ever experience this before?  The system is using Intel 520 and I am using T570 running Windows 7.  TIA.    

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Hi!I'm looking for information & ressources about boot sequence topic. What I need to do is to boot from USB-3 key. 1 - I know to enter into BIOS setup after boot (by the way F1 key works only on my machine if hybernate mode is off. it waste my time to understand why I was not able to enter BIOS setup with my machine out of box)2 - I can locate the startup tab 3 - but I'm no sure about the PCI LAN highlighted "by default"  USB CD should be my dvd burnerUSB FDD should be floppy diskNVMe0 --> ?ATA HDD1 should be Hard drive disk ATA HDD0USB HDDPCI LANother CDother HDD Is there around documentation about meaning of all these items?And also the way to define first device as USB key ? thanks in advanceregards

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I have a T570 running Windows 10 64bit. (English) and aquired a nice Thinkvision X24 Pro monitor. It's just that when the USB-C cable is connected (tried multiple cables) to the right USB-C port (or the left) the only thing that happens is that on the PC in devicemngr a root hub USB 3.0 is appearing - but nothing else.  There is no monitor being detected.  I've tried the monitor with display port on my old T450, and it works fine.  The onscreen display is being set to USB-C , doesn't matter if still set to DP port.  Tried installing the monitor drivers, updated Intel / thunderbolt software and installed latest bios from Update site.  Alas, to no resolve   Any ideas greatly appreciated.. 

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Hi ! I just receveid my T570 20H9.Quite happy, but in same time quite disturbing! There is a lot of high frequency vibrations comming from the chassis, as it is difficult to let the wrist on. Lot of swarming appears after few minutes.  So what can I do ??  Seems to come from the fan.    

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Hi!Here is my first post. it's related to fingerprint sensor. Machine is a T570 "out-of-box" with Win 10 PRO. I ran MS Windows updates then Lenovo updates through Lenovo companion program.I notice after applying proposed fingerprint driver (Synaptics Metallica MOC touch FP driver - V5.2.3515.26)  sensor doesn't work anymore ... To log in I'm forced to use the PIN code or password way. Sensor no longer recognizes my finger. In fact it is the sensor itself that is no longer functional (no light). Obviously before I tried to configure the sensor again but without success ... Using the previous driver through drivers manager, everything works again (5.2.3512)Has anyone had the same problem? Thanks in advanceRegards

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