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Lenovo Ideapad 500-15isk meltdown/spectre patch

Q: Lenovo Ideapad 500-15isk meltdown/spectre patch

Have any patch for fix spectre / meltdown explicit ?

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A: Lenovo Ideapad 500-15isk meltdown/spectre patch

Good day and welcome to the community.Please monitor this page: https://support.lenovo.com/us/en/solutions/len-18282 for system-specific updates.

Hope this helps.Regards.

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Last update: 4th January 2018 @10.44pm GMT

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Hello Sir,
 
I would like to know the part number of my motherboard (Lenovo ideapad 310-15isk) without opening the entire machine.
 
S/N: PF******
 
I hope anyone can help me with that.
 
Regards,
Sameh
 
Moderator note: serial number removed to prevent abuse.  Associated MT-M is 80SM00FSAX.













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A:Lenovo ideapad 310-15isk

Hello and welcome,
 
Go to SUPPORT above, enter your S/N (DO NOT post it here) then Parts & Accessories, Parts Lookup, enter your S/N again.
 
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A:Lenovo ideapad 300-15isk

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A:Lenovo IdeaPad 700 15ISK Fn Keys

Hi CivilZombie, 
 
Greetings.
 
Here are some articles that describe steps to try :
 
How to configure the function keys to not require use of the Fn key in Windows 8.1/10
 
Within Windows:
how to disable hot keys in Lenovo ideapad
 
Update us how it works for you.
 
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A:Lenovo Ideapad 500-15ISK problems!

I know what you mean... very disappointed as well.

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A:Lenovo IdeaPad 700-15ISK Won't boot up

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