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Q: Lenovo B51-30, last Windows 10 update and sound pr...

Hi. This morning I used my laptop, everything was fine, than I was watching TV and my laptop went to sleep mode, I was like OK, I am watching TV now, I will use it later. Suddenly my left speaker start ticking, I return laptop from sleep mode, but I couldn't do anything with sound, raise volume, or open realtek.So I did restarted laptop, while restarting at Lenovo screen speaker will start ticking, and when inside system its just "shhhshhhsh" coming from headphones, while speakers, well while in system still left one is ticking all the time. Indicator in Control Panel > Sound is showing green volume equalizer okay while I am playing any track, but I actually hear nothing. I reinstalled driver for Windows x64, from Lenovo drivers for B51-30 Laptop, tried with windows default driver, all is same. I had this with first laptop, now with second too after I change it by warranty.Now there has to be fix, or all this serie is nothing but useless. What should I do?

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Preferred Solution: Lenovo B51-30, last Windows 10 update and sound pr...

I recommend downloading and running DAP. It can help sort out any driver and firmware related issues on your system

It's worked out well for many of us in the past.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloaddap.org. (This link will open the download page of DAP so you can save a copy to your computer.)

A: Lenovo B51-30, last Windows 10 update and sound pr...

I rollback windows update and take out battery power cable. and again turn on pc, now sound is there, I don't know is the problem in windows update, or it is some glitch in bios.Whatever it is we need fix for this, and to know why this is occuring.

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Hello,
I see many similar threads here but no one helps me to solve an issue with sound on my desktop computer Lenovo with 64 bit windows 7 OS.

In Device Manager under Sound, video and game controllers I have listed Realtek High Definition Audio and under properties of that message "This device is working properly" appears.
From that point I think sound should be working.

On the back of computer I have headphones plugged in, I thing properly.
Lenovo subsystem see that jacks are plugged in.

However, in taskbar, there is speaker symbol on which is little red X and when I put a mouse pointer over it it gives popup message The Audio service is not running.
When I press right mouse button over that icon and choose "Sounds" a new window pops with several tabs such is: Playback, Recording, Sounds, Communications. Under Playback and Recording tab here is a text: "No audio device installed".

Is here something I can do to get my audio working?

A:Lenovo, windows 7 64, no sound

First suggestion. Go to the Device Manager, RIGHT click on the RealTek entry and then LEFT click "Uninstall". DO NOT check the box to also uninstall the drivers. Restart the PC and when Windows starts it will detect and reinstall the sound. If there were any Windows corruptions, this will fix it.

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Hi some time when i watch videos or play some games on my Lenovo Z50-70 the sound just turn off there is no problem with speakers. When i watch video on youtube video goes normal but sound is off ther is just that circle in the middle to show me that it is loading but video go normal but without sound.I ve got Windows 10.So if someone could help me please respond.

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Hi some time when i watch videos or play some games on my Lenovo Z50-70 the sound just turn off there is no problem with speakers. When i watch video on youtube video goes normal but sound is off ther is just that circle in the middle to show me that it is loading but video go normal but without sound.I ve got Windows 10.So if someone could help me please respond.

A:Lenovo Z50 70 Windows 10 sound problems

Very hard to say.Did it ever work on that notebook?When did the problem start occurring?Was anything updated before this stopped working?Can you play from internal sources?EG Itunes, CD's, music on HD, Video DVD movieDoes this happen only with Internet sources?




T520 Model 4239 Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-2860QMbr>; Nvidia NVS 4200M Win 10 64bitZ70-80 I7 - 5500U 16GB GB - 1TB HD Win 10 64bit FHD 17.3", G840 w/2GB

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Hello there, I'm stuck with situation where i boot my notebook, and after 10 minutes of working, he just crashes.. I decided to completely remove windows, and in the middle of installing new OS it just crashed.. Now when I want to boot from USB (where my OS is) I'm getting message that Windows failed to start because recent hardware or software change might be the cause.. 

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Description of problem: at some point when playing audio, sound will cut out. The levels will still be moving on the mixer, but no sound will come through the speakers or sound jack. It seems that soon after I've closed all sound-producing applications, sound returns. I am 50-75% sure that this is strictly a sound jack issue, as I don't remember being able to reproduce the issue without the sound jack being active when the audio drops out. Frequently, bumping my headphones' cord seems to cause the problem, but other times, the problem seems to happen on a click, a loud sound, or seemingly nothing at all.

I am unsure of how to reliably reproduce the problem, so it is difficult to diagnose whether or not the problem can be reproduced when the sound jack is not active. This isn't common use for me...

Origin: Appeared mid-October, around the same time I had upgraded to the newest drivers (where the old ones were from earlier than May 2013). All were downloaded through the Lenovo website and/or Lenovo's System Update utility, with the exception of the Intel graphics drivers, which were downloaded through the Intel website. At this point, I was running Windows 8, not Windows 8.1. I installed Windows 8.1 recently, and the problem remains.

What I've tried: disabling drivers, reinstalling drivers, disabling sound effects, disabling audio application overrides...

What I haven't tried: rolling back drivers (being honest, I have a bit of trouble believing that this is strictly ... Read more

A:Lenovo x230, Windows 8 and 8.1: Sound Cutting Out

Update: The problem has been reproduced without the headphone jack being active.

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My sound on my Lenovo Flex-2 15 has not been working at all lately, despite the fact that I have downloaded both sound drivers. I have Windows 10, which I installed shortly after getting my laptopn refurbished in September 2015. (It came with 8.1.) Please let me know of any solutions that you have found to work. Thanks,Jeff

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Aslam O Alaikum,

Friends, I am facing very strange problem with my laptop. I have lenovo g500 with Windows 7 installed in it. I am facing trouble with sound of this system. When I starts my Machine some times sound stops working.

To get sound back I used to uninstall sound drivers and reinstall those drivers and after doing so sound starts working.

After some time I discovered that by disabling/enabling Bluetooth/wifi sound starts working again.

Here is the screen shot of Drivers installed for my PC.

One more thing,,,, 3, 4 months before I had not installed these sound drivers. I was using sound drivers that were by default at the time of installation. There were only two drivers named as "High definition audio". But due to these drivers my speaker input pin was not working. So I downloaded new drivers from lenovo website.
I hope You understand what I am trying to say. Please help me.

A:Lenovo g500 Windows 7 sound does not work.

Laptops and netbooks :: Lenovo G Series laptops :: Lenovo G500 Notebook - Lenovo Support (IN)

May be you Installed wrong driver. Above one is the right Driver, If your laptop is Lenovo G500.(not G500s).
If you have installed the same and its not working. Its time for hardware troubleshooting. Also try the driver DVD supplied with your notebook.

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I have been looking for a way to contact Lenovo via email about my computer issues. I had a not too old (Apr 2014) Lenovo Desktop Aio B550. When I bought it, it had Windows 8, and had an update to 8.1 right away. Then there was an update to Windows 10, I did that too. there was no major issues. I barely used the computer, mainly for email, browsing, etc, no gamming. In 2016 there was another update for Windows 10, but this one would get stuck at 32%, some posts here at the time said to leave it overnight, then saw posts that said to unplug all devices, do this and do that, I did and it still froze at 32% every time. after 6 months of this I was getting tired, I did not want this update at all, and found out this is not an update it is a whole new operating system. I could not shut off my computer without it forcing me to do an update, I wondered if this was a small update or the big update. I contacted Microsoft for help in March 2017. I had many different answers and explanations from them. First MS remote access my computer and downloaded the Media Creation Tool. I told them that this computer is not that old and has no programs downloaded, just what came with the computer new. MS did the update and it had to do a reboot so MS disconnected and the reboot went on and then it came back with an error: OxC1900101-Ox30018 the installation failed in the first_BOOT phase w/ an error during syprep operation. I contacted MS again via chat and remote access. MS sa... Read more

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Has anybody installed?  Any issues?  I checked the Lenovo website and can not validate that the laVie 360 has been tested with Windows 10 April 11 "Creator" update.

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After updating to Windows 8.1, my PC is unable to restart with the following message displayed:

1) Preparing automatic repair
2) Diagnosing your PC
3) Your PC did not start correctly

Here I am given 2 options:
a) Restart
b) Advanced Options.

Option (a) will keep me in the same loop. I have tried most of the options in (b) but nothing works out. The only extra clue I got is when I go to Startup Settings and select option 9)" Disable automatic restart after failure" from which an additional message was displayed:

error: INACCESSIBLE_BOOT_DEVICE


I did not make any backup beforehand and now I'm hoping to restore to my previous setting without losing any files/data. Or it would be even better I could solve the problem without any restoration.

Please help. I cannot access to the Windows start-up anymore, not even in Safe Mode.

A:Windows 8.1 update crashes my Lenovo Yoga13

The best way if you can gain access to another computer is to get a ISO copy of Windows 8, put it to the USB with Microsoft Store

Then use the repair tool built into Windows 8.

Before attempting another upgrade which should not be a problem since your computer is so new remember to:

1) Check and Install latest Windows Updates.

2) Check for Firmware updates

3) No external devices plugged in during the install

4) Consider doing a clean boot.
How to perform a clean boot in Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, or Windows Vista

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I'm very much a novice when it comes for tech stuff, so if I posted this in the wrong place/irritate people with my cluelessness, sorry.

This issue started when I was restarting my Lenovo Y50-70 laptop after a Windows 8.1 update about 2 weeks ago. I'm only getting a black screen after the Lenovo logo. Initially, there's no cursor, but it shows up after 5-6 hours. Otherwise, it's still a black screen. Ctrl-Alt-Del (or any other key combos) doesn't work. The only response I get at this stage is Sticky Keys.

I could get into Advanced Recovery Options using Shift-F8 once, and I tried to restore to an earlier point (I installed two new programs before the update). But the restore failed; I don't remember the exact error message, but it mentioned something about something being corrupt, and running chkdsk. That was the last time I was able to access the menu, and since then F5/F8 combos don't work. I tried Safe Mode before the restore, but it didn't do anything different either. The only thing I can do now is access the BIOS.

Again, I'm a novice when it comes to this stuff, so I'm not sure if there's anything from the BIOS I can try, or whether this is a hardware issue (because of the corrupt/chkdsk thing) or a software one. I don't have any installation media/recovery drives at hand, and I won't really have access to a computer where I can make one until August (I'm not at home). Any help is much appreciated though.

A:Lenovo 50-70 Black Screen after Windows Update (8.1)

Hi,

Anything in this that helps you ? that does smell like the problem is your Graphics card.

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Lenvo Community So I moved over to the dartk side and have installed Windows 10 on my Lenovo T430.  So far so good but what happens to the Lenovo Recovery partition which remains on the computer.  DO I still have access to it in the event something happens to WIndows 10 or should I remove the partition.  I have OEM recovery disks so I can always return to WIndows 7 (or so I think) Jeff

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Today in the morning I shut down my Lenovo w510 win 7 ultimate 64

It said it had to install one update which it did and then shut off

When I rebooted it came up with the think pad screen the drive icon lights up for a sec and then it doesn't do anything. Tried to use the blue think vantage button but didn't work.

Let it sit for a while just in case but nothing happens. The drive light never comes on

Any help would be appreciated

A:Lenovo laptop not starting after windows update

Not sure what happened. After letting it sit for a while it completely shut off. Seems like when it is on the think pad screen the fan isn't running and some sort of overheat protection kicked in. After letting it cool down it started and finally booted into windows

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M93p, Windows 10 1703 - There is a driver available in WU today: Lenovo - System - 4/26/2017 - 1.0.0.10 Does anybody know what is this driver for?

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I have a Lenovo Yoga with a 1TB HDD.My laptop has been working perfectly fine until i updated audio driver, radeon driver bios and 2 windows 10. Upon restarting after updates installation, my laptop would not boot anymore. Upon restarting, i see the typical windows updating X%. I got to until 35% when the next time I check it was "reattempting installing updates" decises to leave it overnight since it was already 3am. this is what happened after I checked on it the morning after, first:Default Boot Device MissingGoogled and found a solution online and followed the following steps:step 1 ) Power on your laptopStep 2) Enter into Bios SetupStep 3) Goto Boot TabStep 4) Highlight Boot Mode, press Enter, swap from "UEFI" to "Legacy Support". Under that Swap UEFI to legacy FirstStep 5) goto EXIT tab and highlight Exit saving changes . Press Enter.Restart Your LaptopTurned laptop on and this is what I get next:Intel UNDI, PXE-2.1 (build 083)Copyright 1997-2000 Intel CorporationRealtek PCIe GBE Family Controller SeriesPXE-E61: Media test failure, check cablePXE-M0F: Exiting PXE ROM.No bootable device -- insert boot disk and press any key Don't know how to proceed after this.  Please see photo of latest bios status. 


























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I'm using lenovo g50-70 (20351) i have upgarded from windows8.1(preinstalled) to windows10, but however i didn't find the BIOS driver update for windows 10 in the lenovo support website there still didn't updated the bios driver for windows 10, so present there is driver for windows8.1 only, so when will we get the bios update for windows 10?










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A:LENOVO G50-70 (20351) BIOS update for WINDOWS 10 ?

KGKR1212 wrote:
I'm using lenovo g50-70 (20351) i have upgarded from windows8.1(preinstalled) to windows10, but however i didn't find the BIOS driver update for windows 10 in the lenovo support website there still didn't updated the bios driver for windows 10, so present there is driver for windows8.1 only, so when will we get the bios update for windows 10?

When I look up your system on the support page I see quite a few updates, drivers and such that support windows 8.1 and 10.  If you are looking for a BIOS update or patch, those are usually OS neutral and are applied with either a BIOS utility or patcher that works in DOS mode and some can use a windows based utility.
 
Are you trying to use a BIOS update to fix an issue or just get the "latest and greatest" for your computer?  Mostly I would not recommend updating your BIOS unless it is absolutely neccessary to fix a troublesome issue or problem with hardware.
 
CB

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Hello,After the last update of windows 10 on my g50-70 keys w-x-c-v -, -; -: -! - enteredDoes not work, I then uninstalled the driver's synopsis in parameter/system / application and features and reinstalled the drivers Lenovo touchpad windows 10 site and everything was working again correctly. This morning new update windows 10 and the same keys no longer work once again only this time if I no longer have the ability to uninstall them in application and features because it is no longer present. When I try to reinstall the Lenovo drivers, it tells me that newer drivers are already installed. I also tried to unplug the battery as explained in other subjects but nothing. Can you help me I do not know what to do and I'm sure the keys are not broken?Based on the PC was provided with windows 8.1thank you in advance

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Lenovo E430 BJ9 win 7 64 bit professional sp1
i recover my notebook to factory setting.
after that tried to windows update, but it stuck at checking for updates screen.
i'm using Eset Smart Security 9, have tried to disable firewall & protection while windows update, but still it just stuck at checking for updates.

i have run SURT(CBS.zip) & SFC Scan(sfc.txt).
i tried to read the cbs log but cannot understand the error. pls help.

thanks

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Hi, I recently bought the Lenovo g50 (80e501g3us) laptop that came loaded with Windows 8.1. I decided to downgrade to Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit) because the laptop came loaded with spyware such as Superfish and I prefer Windows 7. I first created a system image of the computer for safety and then i rebooted with the Windows 7 CD. I had to delete all of the partitions in order to install Windows 7. The installation was a success and I started updating all of the drivers for my model based on the Windows 7 64 bit OS that I got from Lenovo's website. All drivers except 2 worked which said it required an update. I then flashed my BIOS with the version that I downloaded from Lenovo's website thinking that this might solve my problems. After the BIOS was flashed I received an error that this was the wrong BIOS.Now I get the following errors: Default boot device missing or boot failedInsert recovery media and hit any keyThen select boot manager to choose a new boot device or to boot recovery media This then present me to the boot option menu with the following option only listed:efi pxe network I have inserted the DVD that I used to install Windows 7, however, it is not being recognized or loading since the only option is efi pxe network. I get the following error: EFI Network 0 for IPv4 (MAC Addresss inside here) boot failedWhen I click OK it then says checking media before presenting me to the same screen My original BIOS version is B0CN40WWThe ... Read more

A:Lenovo G50-80 BIOS Update Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Reset the BIOS to default before you do anything else. 
 

Unplug AC adapter (remove from notebook).
Remove main battery
Press and hold the power button for 30 seconds (power drain)
Replace main battery
Replace AC adapter (plug into wall then notebook)

This should reset the BIOS to factory defaults, but you should enter the BIOS to make sure your boot order has been changed to indicate your choice of booting (DVD, HDD).  I would also turn off network boot (disable) as you should not need that option for Windows 7, 8 or 10 to work correctly.
 
Good luck.
 
CB

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Hello, I have a lenovo h50-55 90BF, I INSTALL WINDOWS 10 FROM THE DVD BUT WINDOW UP THE WINDOWS UPGRADES UP TO THE READY ALWAYS ALWAYS THE COMPUTER DIAGNOSTICS AND THE COMPUTER DOES NOT MOVE MORE. I TESTED MORE THAN TO USE THE SYSTEM SETUP RESTORATION AND THE COMPUTER RELEASED, BUT WAS UPDATED UPDATES, THE PROBLEM WOULD REPEAT. I INSTALL ALSO THE DRIVERS UPDATED LENOVO AND UPDATED THE BIOS. WHAT SHOULD I DO?

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Hi, This IdeaCenter A730 all-in-one computer won't boot anymore. The screen is blank but the hard drive indicator keeps blinking. We don't seem to be able to enter BIOS either. This happened after an ordinary round of Windows updates. What can I do? Thanks,/David R.

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My W10 64bit Dell desktop installed KB3194798 on 10/12/2016 using Windows Update (WU) so now it is 1607 1493.321.
Today I tried WU to update my Lenovo G505 W10 laptop and I think it might have been KB3194798 that has killed my laptop, but I cannot even get the laptop to go past the black screen to the Lenovo display when trying to boot.
Here's the history...
Today I pushed the power button to turn it on and found that my wife had left it on and over the many hours it had gone into (I assume) a powersaving mode that made me think it needed to boot.
The screen showed that WU was up and some KB was at 94%. I left it alone and a few minutes later it told me the install was ready to go. So I clicked to let it WU do the install. The install failed saying some files were missing but it let me click on "retry".
I think it failed a 2nd time. The 3rd time it appeared to be installing OK, and I went to work for a few hours. On my return it showed that the laptop required a restart to complete the WU installs - that's pretty normal after letting WU do an install of a "cumulative", I think. So I clicked to restart and walked away. When I returned hours later, the laptop was still displaying the Lenovo boot-time logo and the spinner was spinning. I powered down the laptop by holding down the power button. Now the laptop will not even display the Lenovo boot-time logo. The little power LED is lit. The laptop is on wall power - not battery, btw.
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Is there any solution to constant system failure to a level where the blue screen turns up and laptop can't be even turned on, after every system update?

I've checked the drivers and everything, but since the big update pack somewhere in March every update ends up in system failure. And the restore points before the updates are useless, because system doesn't recognize them.

After the second time this has happened and I've lost all the files that has not been backed up on hard drive I really start to think is there something wrong to Lenovo and Windows 7 combination?

I almost start to regret that I have legal version with update option.

A:System crash after every attempt to update Windows 7 64 bit on Lenovo

* It would be very helpful if we had your System Specs to know what we are dealing with...
System Info - See Your System Specs

* Have you received any error messages?

* Have you a Win 7 disk?

* IF you are having Blue Screens of Death

We do need the DMP file as it contains the only record of the sequence of events leading up to the crash, what drivers were loaded, and what was responsible.
Please attach the DMP files to your next post not to post one.

If you are overclocking STOP

You may be able to get the DMP files without crashing by booting into safe mode (F8) with networking.

To enable us to assist you with your computer's BSOD symptoms, upload the contents of your "\Windows\Minidump" folder.

The procedure:





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* Copy the contents of \Windows\Minidump to another (temporary) location somewhere on your machine.
* Zip up the copy.
* Attach the ZIP archive to your post using the "paperclip" (file attachments) button.
*If the files are too large please upload them to a file sharing service like "Rapidshare" and put a link to them in your reply.


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* Go to Start, in the Search Box type: sysdm.cpl, press Enter.
* Under the Advanced tab, click on the Startup and Recovery Settings... button.
* Ensure that Automatically restart is unchecked.
* Under the Write Debugging Information header select Small memory dump (256 kB) in the dropdown box (the 256kb var... Read more

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Hi, This IdeaCenter A730 all-in-one computer won't boot anymore. The screen is blank but the hard drive indicator keeps blinking. We don't seem to be able to enter BIOS either. This happened after an ordinary round of Windows updates. What can I do? Thanks,/David R.

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Hi.I have a problem with my battery not charging (at 1% left and power connected) and get an error message that my battery is not recognized by Lenovo, even though it's the same battery I've had for 4 years (the laptop is as good as new, and I don't want to change it).Apparently, a BIOS update should work, according to several web forums, and it worked when I had the same problem some time ago. But since then I have updated to Windows 10 and I can't find any BIOS updates for my laptop which is compatible with windows 10. And those that are compatible with windows 10 are not compatible with my laptop. Will there ever be an update, or do anyone have another solution to my battery problem?INFO:Windows 10 Home 64 bitIntel Core i5-3337U 1.80 GHz8GB RAMCurrent BIOS id: 7ECN19WW 

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Hello folks,  I seem to be having some issue with installing Windows 10. I found the Lenovo Upgrade Checklist and followed the steps point for point. (https://support.lenovo.com/gb/en/solutions/ht104203) After downloading the update, it requested a restart and booted up into the update screen. The update got to around 20% and restarted as noted on the update screen.  Once again I'm presented with the Lenovo boot screen but this time it doesn't seem to be progressing, nothing has changed for the last 50 minutes and counting. What was other people's experience through the upgrade? Should I be prepared for a longer wait or is this abnormal to the process? Thanks for taking the time to read! 

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I have a Lenovo H520g with Windows 7. I've updated to Windows 8.1 then Windows 10, but now after this lastest update, it works only when he want to. Simply not boot. If you power the CPU on and leave it alone, sooner or later (minutes, or hours) it randomly boot and works normally. I've tested everything, all the components, the problem is with broken BIOS. I need to update/rewrite but there's nothing about it on support website. Can anybody help me with that? Sorry about my English

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I have a Lenovo H520g with Windows 7. I've updated to Windows 8.1 then Windows 10, but now after this lastest update, it works only when he want to. Simply not boot. If you power the CPU on and leave it alone, sooner or later (minutes, or hours) it randomly boot and works normally. I've tested everything, all the components, the problem is with broken BIOS. I need to update/rewrite but there's nothing about it on support website. Can anybody help me with that? Sorry about my English

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I have Lenovo B50-10 laptop with Windows 10 (64-bit) installed. Everything was working perfectly. But after Windows update my Itel video adapter stoped working and went to Microsoft video and Showing Code 43 in Device Manager. I tried to install fresh driver from Intel it didn`t installed, I tried to install driver from Lenovo support but problem is the same.  Please advise how to fix it. Thank you in advance.

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I installed the Windows 10 Creator Update which updated my WIFI driver to 19.50.1.5.  I am on a Thinkpad S5 Yoga-15 - 20DQ. When I execute the Lenovo Companion and ask it about system updates, it says I need to install a back level driver v.18.21.0.2.   your support site says that my system supports the Windows 10 Creator Update.  I am having some issues with internet response time since this update.   Am I supposed to go back level on this driver?

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I was installing the Windows 10 Creator Update (see reddit.com/r/windows) using the official ISO file as well as the Media Creating Tool downloaded from Microsoft website, but then it failed with error code 0xC1900101-0x20017 with a message :"The installation failed in the SAFE_OS phase with an error during BOOT operation". The update stuck at the booting splash screen, no hard disk activity, nothing moves. Tried a few times and tried different ways to install it, but nothing worked. I have enough space to install the update and the machine is having Ubuntu 16.04 as well as a recovery software on the system alongside Windows 10. No idea what is wrong. I was suspect BIOS or drivers for this issue. Does anyone encounter this problem? 





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The recent Windows Anniversary Update has produced several major issues with my 2 year old B750 AIO.  First the audio became very scratchy.  That was fixed by going to the RealTek site and getting drivers for this update.  Issues remaining seem to involve things on my task bar:  There is a message symbol showing, but it will not open to see what it is.  At the speaker volume symbol, I can't raise or lower the volume.  Cortana will not respond to voice or typing in the box on the task bar.  I also tried to open the Lenovo support screen, but it will not open.  There could be many other items not working, that I have not discovered yet. How should I go about getting these things working again? 

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Hello. My computer did automatic Windows updates this morning. It then had a black screen. When I powered off and back on again - I am stuck at the lock screen with the picture on it - I cannot enter my password and no mouse or keys work. Any advice on what to do?
 

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Hey Guys!!! I have updated my G50-70 to Creators Update - Windows 10 Home Single Language x64 and ever since i have updated i noticed that my wifi speed has been very slow on my connection which is 90Mbps.When i open the status of Wifi it shows the link speed of 54Mbps and am getting around only 20Mbps Download and Upload Speed.So i did reset of my modem and re-installed the drivers and when i restarted and once again i viewed the status of my Wifi, it shows the link speed of 150Mbps and i got a full speed of my broadband plan i.e 90Mbps Download and Upload Speed.But at the end of the day, mostly i will put my lap on sleep mode and when i turn my lap back, it shows wifi is disconnected and when i try to connect it says can't connect to this network and finally i forget that wifi and again connected but again my link speed has been reset to 54Mbps and now am again getting 20Mbps Download and Upload Speed.sFianlly i tried to update the drivers using Driverpack Solution and IOBit driver installer and i got the link speed of 72Mbps which gives 55Mbps of Download and Upload speed but soon after the restarting of my lap, it reset again to 54Mbps of link speed.I don't know which one is causing problems to my WIFI Driver. Please anyone help me to get rid of this issue!!! Thank you!! 

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For some time I am trying to install new version of Lenovo Solution Center 3.4.002  or to update from version 3.3.004 under Windows 7 64-bit. But there is no success. When I try to update or install i get error message as following: "This version of the Lenovo Solution Center program can only be installed on select Lenovo computers. This setup can not continue." The same message appears when I try to update it or to do installation the I have downloaded from official Lenovo support web site for my notebook. The notebook I own is new and all parts inside it are the sam as the first day I bought is. THE MODEL IS: V310 - 80SY. OS> Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit Please help me to find solution and to install new version of Lenovo Solution Center because on the suppor web site it is criticall update. Below is attached printscreen. Thanks in advance.  


























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I have a month old Yogo 710-14IBK that performs very well and is up to date with updates and drivers. It was delivered with the latest BIOS driver 1.28.0.0 already installed, yet each day Windows Update shows the update is available and appears to download the update and install it even though it previously installed.  At this point Windows 10 shows that BIOS has been installed successfully 39 times even though that is not possible.  Any idea how to stop the repetitive offering of the BIOS? 

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Well the title says it all... I updated Windows and brightness is now locked on minimum. Even if I press F12 or go into the settings, the brightness bar will fill but the screen won't show any changes at all. Sorry if I mispelled anything but I can barely see on this screen due to this issue. Can someone please enlighten me? Literally.

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Lenovo Releases BIOS Update to Allow Linux Installation on Windows 10 Devices

Back in September, complaints that reached the web (and even got confirmed by a supposed Lenovo official) claimed that installing Linux on a Yoga 900 was impossible because the operating system was blocked as part of a deal between Microsoft and Lenovo.

Both Microsoft and Lenovo denied that such an agreement existed, explaining that installing Linux was actually impossible because Windows 10 was running on a SSD locked in a proprietary RAID mode that could only be read by Redmond?s operating system.

And yet, following all this controversy Lenovo has released a new BIOS update for Yoga 900 that unlocks this proprietary RAID mode and allows the installation of Linux on the device.

?This BIOS creates an AHCI SATA Controller Mode selection to allow for the installation of the Linux operating system. This BIOS is NOT intended for use with machines running a Windows operation system,? the official changelog of the new BIOS version reads.

Drivers should allow Linux installation on any device
Lenovo confirmed from the very beginning that installation of Linux on its devices was possible with the right drivers, but the company didn?t say a single thing about updates that would be provided for the Yoga 900 Signature Edition.

?To improve system performance, Lenovo is leading an industry trend of adopting RAID on the SSDs in certain product configurations. Lenovo does not intentionally block cus... Read more

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I have Lenovo Z50-70, I had installed Linux as my primary OS, then I wanted to install Windows 10 again, so I formated my hard drive and installed Windows 10, but the wifi become "Limited - as described by Windows" when I am trying to download the updates, it always stops at 8 or 9 percent.How can I solve this. Thanks.

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