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CAD design or specs for Lenovo Yoga 720-15IKB

Q: CAD design or specs for Lenovo Yoga 720-15IKB

I am working on a class project that involves an industry partner. Part of our task is to design a case for the Lenovo Yoga 720-15IKB, but it is very hard to do so without both a physical copy of the computer or a CAD drawing. Is there anyway to get a CAD model to build the case off of? If so who should I contact/what is the procedure for acquiring it.

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Hi, I'm looking at buying this laptop, but i came across a few questions: 1) Can this laptop support up to 32gb RAM as it is mentioned in some youtube reviews? 2) Can this laptop support video through the USB-C port as well, or just data? I'm looking at connecting 2 portable USB-C monitors, 1 through the Thunderbolt port and the other through the normal USB-C port. 3) Is the Thunderbolt port 2 lanes or 4? 4) Is this 4k screen anti-glare as well? 5) How would this 4k screen work connected to 2 FHD portable monitors, in terms of resolution? 6) Is this 4k screen suffering from backlight bleeding as some reviews suggest? Thanks in advance.

A:Lenovo Ideapad 720s 15IKB Touch 4K - specs

Answers to some of your questions: 1) Yes, it supports up to 32GB RAM, however you would need two 16GB 2400MHz DDR4 SO-DIMM modules, which are rather expensive.2) I can confirm, that one USB-C port supports ThunderBolt 3 and DisplayPort 1.2a connection.4) No, it's a glossy panel.6) Most of IPS screens suffers from backlit bleeding problem. It's mostly depends on unit, which you've receive.





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Can I put Invisible First-Defense+ Liquid Glass-Screen Protector on the screen on this laptop?

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My lenovo yoga 720 15IKB was working as usual. It was on lock screen when it went to sleep mode. since then it hasn't turned on.the charging led doesnt glow on plugging in neither does the power button doesnt glow when pressed. its completely cold! please help me out! 

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I bought a Lenovo Yoga 710 15IKB with 256 GB SSD. I would like to change this SSD to a 1TB SSD. Is it possible? Is there any compatible model in the market? This laptop only works with M.2 SSD? Thanks!

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Hi everyone,  So I was using my laptop which was plugged in at the time and it suddenly turned off out of nowhere. Now when i try to turn it on it does not respond at all. When i press the power button nothing happens. When i plug it in there is no indication that anything is happening either. The charge indicator light does not turn on either.   I have tried pressing the power button for 30 seconds then plugging it back in but nothing happens either. Please Help !

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Hello, Does anybody tried to charge the Device by USB-PD? Technically it should be possible with a >90W Charger, but I read different Statements. Some say, it's only charging, if the device is off. But that's not the target, it should be possible to work & charge with it.Others say, that only the 13" Yoga can be charged, the 15" (4k Display btw.) seems to need too much energy and doesn't push it to the battery But 90W, as the original dedicated non-usb-Power-Charger, is 90W, so there seems to be negotiating-issues. But as I said: Too many different statements. My Dream-Configuration would look something like this:- 1 USB-C-Charger like Dell TDK33 (4,[email protected])- 1 USB-C-Hub (primarly for LAN & Display), e.g. Andobil 9-in-1. It's too expensive to buy & try. Especially if there are Negotiating-Issues, you have to try different Chargers until you find a working one or to come to the conclusion, that its impossible. TL;DR: Can I Charge the 730-15ikb (4k) over USB-C while working? Which Charger is known to work? Thanks

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My lenovo yoga 720 15IKB was working as usual. It was on lock screen when it went to sleep mode. since then it hasn't turned on.the charging led doesnt glow on plugging in neither does the power button doesnt glow when pressed. its completely cold! please help me out! 

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I want to buy additional 16gb ram module, but i don't know which model can fit to this laptop? i look to this models:https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820225050https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=0RN-0005-000Z4https://www.amazon.com/Kingston-ValueRAM-2133MHz-KVR21S15D8-16/dp/B01AW2LB08/ref=sr_1_24?s=pc&ie=UTF...https://www.amazon.com/Crucial-PC4-19200-Unbuffered-SODIMM-260-Pin/dp/B019FRBHZ0/ref=sr_1_2?s=pc&ie=...

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Hi there,  My very new Lenovo Yoga 710 (15" IKB) laptop/two-in-one has been fantastic so far except in one regard. Whenever I play a game, the fan gets quite loud and the temperature shoots up. I'm not one hundred percent sure if this happened in the first few days but I have come to notice it far more recently. When playing a pretty standard game, such as World of Warcraft, the temp will shoot up to somewhere around 65 degrees celsius (sometimes up to 70) with the bottom getting quite hot, and the fans will become quite loud. Even a very low requirement game, like FIFA 15 (which is obviously 2 years old now), can cause the temp to reach about 60 degrees and the fans to get loud, and when dowloading a driver from Nvidia I noticed that the temperature had again risen, this time to 52 degrees with the fans spinning loudly again. I had earlier had a display issue that I fixed by downloading diplay drivers from Lenovo's website. I'm not sure if there's any driver I could download to rectify this issue (I already updated BIOS from the download on Lenovo's website)? 

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Dear Community, I just bought my Lenovo Yoga 720-15IKB last February 2018, i had a suspicion about my battery condition, i just run an diagnostic using lSC lite provided by Lenovo with this result. I need to ask about the battery capacities, is it normal my notebook designated capacity with 6345 MAH, but my battery full charge capacity deducted to 6075 MAH. I use this notebook without charging while using and always charge the battery while the system told me to charge my battery and charge to 100% , than unplugged the charger. Thank You

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Hello, last thursday I got my brand new Lenovo laptop Yoga 710-15IKB. Everything went smoothly with the setup and the computer looked great was working fine. When I finished setting up some essential programs browser etc, and was watching a youtube video my laptop just froze, fan was running but the screen keyboard cursor frozen. I thought nothing of it and restarted my computer and nothing happened after that. So I thought I was free to enjoy my good looking device. But now after my third usage I closed my laptop and went out to run some errands I came back an hour later or so and tried to open my computer and keep on using it but to my surprise the screen stayed black. Completely black, no flickering or anything. So i tried to reboot it by holding the start button down for 10s giving the computer a minute or so to rest then turned it back on. Same thing happens Keyboard lights up for a second or two then the fans just keep running and the screen stays completely black. This is extremely frustrating since this is a brand new computer and I desperately need it for studying and work. Screen black, computer starts and runs I can hear the fans keyboard lights up at first but screen is completely black. I would appreciate a quick response Lenovo, I had so high hopes for my new laptop. Best regards, Elisabet.

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Hi, I'm trying to find out if a Ram Upgrade for the Lenovo Yoga 510-15iKB 80VC000MMZ Modell is possible, and if yes, what kind of RAM ( size,speed etc) ?Nothing written in the Lenovo User Guide - Manual -> Why ? (Would help a lot if this info was in the shipped UserGuide !)There is no "Slot" at the bottom of the notebook - just a uniform bottom plate with about 8 screws that covers the whole bottom ... Thanks in advance for your help !

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Hi, I just bought this laptop 2 days ago, and i really am impressed with how it performs. The only problem i've incountered earlier this morning is that some of the keys in the keyboard didn't work (the P,Z,C keys). I left it on sleep the night before.  After i restarted and remove my mouse from the laptop, it suddenly works again. My question is, is this showing some sign of malfunctioning keyboard? I don't want to always have to restart my laptop and doing all the steps above. Any advice?

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My Yoga 710-15ikb keyboard crapped out. The local repair guy says that Lenovo had issues with that unit, and I will have to use a USB keyboard. Has anyone ever heard of this? He tried to fix it once by intalling a new keyboard,  and all of the keys worked except a few. He said that even though there is an issue there is no recall. I am having a hard time believeing this is the case, and was wondering if anyone else has had heard anything. Thanks

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HiI bought my machine a few days ago, the touch screen worked fine than out of no where it stopet responding.The Pen does stiil work. Did I turned it off somehow by mistake?  Thank you!

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For some reason I can't get my camera to work. I have clicked and done everything from the "learn more" button you see. I have googled and couldn't find anything that worked. My computer doesn't see the camera at all even in the device manager. I have done the privacy thing in settings, i have gone through lenovo vantage, and i have downloaded various different camera drivers from the lenovo website. I am a tech junkie and for once I am stumped. 

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Hello, I was wondering if I could use any of the following replacement batteries for my lenovo yoga 15IKB Signature edition: https://www.amazon.ca/Battpit%C2%AE-Notebook-Replacement-710-14IKB-80V4003RPB/dp/B078BRQJNH/ref=sr_1...orhttps://www.amazon.ca/Battpit%C2%AE-Notebook-Replacement-710-14IKB-80V4004KGE/dp/B078BQV7GG/ref=sr_1...orhttps://www.amazon.ca/5264mAh-L15L4PC1-L15M4PC1-Battery-Lenovo/dp/B07711R39F/ref=sr_1_30?ie=UTF8&qid... I cant find the exact battery for my laptop model and was wondering if any of the following would work.Any help would be highly appreciated.

A:Lenovo Yoga 710 15IKB battery replacement

Have you tried buying from Lenovo?  After clicking on below link choose rechargeable batteries on the left side list.  Normally i would also try Encompass but it appears their database is down right now.
 
https://lenovo.encompass.com/
 
https://pcsupport.lenovo.com/ca/en/products/laptops-and-netbooks/yoga-series/yoga-710-15ikb/80v5/par...
 

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I bought a Lenovo Yoga 720 - 15IKB two weeks ago. The laptop works fine except for one important detail: it has never recognized the AC adapter as being plugged in. Basically when the PC is on, even if plugged in, it will drain down to 5% and turn itself off. But when it is off and plugged in, it charges up to 100% battery without a problem. How can I get my laptop to charge while plugged in? As it charges without issue when turned off, I want to think it is more of an issue with drivers or BIOS than the AC adapter and power connection.  All Windows updates and Lenovo System Updates have been installed, except for one: BIOS Update - 10 [64]When I install and then run this update, I get this blue screen of death Windows Error DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE. I've tried uninstalling and reinstalling the Battery drivers in the Device Manager several times. I restored battery settings to default, tweaked them, and set them back to default with no avail. Can anyone help or make any suggestions??? Thank you very much!  

A:Lenovo Yoga 720 - 15IKB: PLUGGED IN NOT CHARGING,

Is airplane mode turned on?

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Currently I'm playing music on Google Play music which plays fine until I'm about to click on another page or go to the home of google play for example and it stutters for a few seconds.Also not sure if this is related, when I use my bluetooth speaker, audio stutters really bad, worse than when using internal speakers. Possibly two different problems but for now I really only care about the internal speakers stuttering as I rarely use my bluetooth speakers on my pc. Any hardware can be specified.

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Hi there,  My very new Lenovo Yoga 710 (15" IKB) laptop/two-in-one has been fantastic so far except in one regard. Whenever I play a game, the fan gets quite loud and the temperature shoots up. I'm not one hundred percent sure if this happened in the first few days but I have come to notice it far more recently. When playing a pretty standard game, such as World of Warcraft, the temp will shoot up to somewhere around 65 degrees celsius (sometimes up to 70) with the bottom getting quite hot, and the fans will become quite loud. Even a very low requirement game, like FIFA 15 (which is obviously 2 years old now), can cause the temp to reach about 60 degrees and the fans to get loud, and when downloading a driver from Nvidia I noticed that the temperature had again risen, this time to 52 degrees with the fans spinning loudly again. I had earlier had a display issue that I fixed by downloading display drivers from Lenovo's website. I'm not sure if there's any driver I could download to rectify this issue (I already updated BIOS from the download on Lenovo's website)? 

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Hello, last thursday I got my brand new Lenovo laptop Yoga 710-15IKB. Everything went smoothly with the setup and the computer looked great was working fine. When I finished setting up some essential programs browser etc, and was watching a youtube video my laptop just froze, fan was running but the screen keyboard cursor frozen. I thought nothing of it and restarted my computer and nothing happened after that. So I thought I was free to enjoy my good looking device. But now after my third usage I closed my laptop and went out to run some errands I came back an hour later or so and tried to open my computer and keep on using it but to my surprise the screen stayed black. Completely black, no flickering or anything. So i tried to reboot it by holding the start button down for 10s giving the computer a minute or so to rest then turned it back on. Same thing happens Keyboard lights up for a second or two then the fans just keep running and the screen stays completely black. This is extremely frustrating since this is a brand new computer and I desperately need it for studying and work. Screen black, computer starts and runs I can hear the fans keyboard lights up at first but screen is completely black. I would appreciate a quick response Lenovo, I had so high hopes for my new laptop. Best regards, Elisabet.

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Hi, I want to upgrade my Windows to the latest update (October 2018). But upon reading the Lenovo support website, it seems that it's advisable to upgrade Intel Graphics Driver to version 24.20.100.6286 and newer which is available with Intel Audio Driver 10.25.0.10. I have tried updating my drivers through Lenovo Vantage, but that only installed the Nvidia VGA driver, not the Intel one. I also checked the available drivers on Lenovo support page but the Intel Graphics Driver version I need is not listed. Am I missing anything? Is there a timeline on when that driver is going to come out? Thanks.

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Hello, I've just bought a new Lenovo yoga 730 15 with Intel Core i7 8550U and want to clean install Windows 7. Just can't get id done. I've loaded Win 7 to usb drive, it boots up, but won't see the drive because the "nvme driver cannot be found". Well, i cant find that driver anywhere either. Any solutions?

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Hello,I am attempting to start  a project that requires me to use the auxuliary port on my laptop. I would like to know the specs of the sound card that is onboard my machince so I can accurately design a board that will interface with the auxiliary port. In specifics, I need to know the internal frequncy sampling range, or in english the range of freqeuncies that the on board soundcard will output. Thank you in advance,Lee

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

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Hi, I have been using my Lenovo Yoga 720 15" laptop for almost 5 months. I having an issue similar to other Yoga 720, 920 users experienced. I cycled through probably all subjects releated and tried possible solutions but couldn't get anywhere. I had the following USB-C to HDMI Adapter : https://www.lenovo.com/us/en/accessories-and-monitors/cables-and-adapters/adapters/CABLE-BO-USB-C-to...... delivered with product. A HDMI to VGA (With Audio (USB to Audio Jack)) Adapter : (Tested and works fine on another PC)A Standart HDMI to VGA Adapter : (Tested and works fine on another PC) An Acer monitor : https://www.acer.com/ac/en/NZ/content/model/UM.WW3SA.001 (1920 x 1080) Previously tried adding "USB-C to HDMI" and "HDMI to VGA" adapters end to end, managed to extend my old PCs display.  Lenovo device detects the monitor for a couple of seconds, refreshes the screen and losts connection( can't detect anymore ). detects and undetects, and so on. This process cycles/loops through over and over again. And "No Signal" message displays at the monitor whole time. I updated my Intel Drivers using following Link : https://downloadcenter.intel.com/download/27988/Intel-Graphics-Driver-for-Windows-10?product=122139... rebooted. (Only solved screen refreshing problem) Run...Windows Update (Installed recent updated and rebooted).Lenovo Vantage Hardware Diagnostics (All tests passed).Lenovo Vantage Update System (Everything was up to date)...... Read more

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After I had warranty repair service, my touchpad is not working normally.The symtom is same with the below forums. https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Lenovo-Yoga-Series-Notebooks/Lenovo-Yoga-710-15IKB-Touchpad-Settings-Tw...https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Lenovo-Yoga-Series-Notebooks/Synaptics-Control-Panel-does-not-open-Leno... But, the forum's solutions are not helpful to me. Actually, all fuctions were working alright before I sent my laptop to the Lenovo repair center. The touchpad gesture setting program, which is Synaptics Control Panel, is not openned, and my touchpad is indicated as PS/2 mouse port. Additionally, touchpad enable/disable key is not working (Fn + F6), and touchpad is alive when the laptop is in tablet mode.  Would you help me to solve this problem, please? Thanks

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Hello! I bought a Lenovo Yoga 501-15IKB and it is really nice. Only the WLAN does not work:If I use it with a Fritzbox FON WLAN 7390 by WLAN I have a nice download speed and NO/VERY SMALL upload speedif I use it with a Fritzbox FON WLAN 7390 by LAN-Cable (Ethernet) everthing works niceif I use it with a Fritzbox 6490 Cable by WLAN everthing works niceIt seems to be an uncompatibility between the 7390 and the lenovo by WLAN. If anybody had this problem with this or with a similar hardware configuration, please, tell me if you found a solution. Thx   

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Hi! I have read everywhere that fn+esc should activate/deactivate Paper Display (for example here) but it does not seem to work on my new Yoga 720 15". I found this but it is supported only by different models. Any ideas on what to do? Is the hotkey function working on other Yoga 720 computers? Thanks!

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Hi everyone. I have tried searching here and on Google for a solution and can?t find anything for Yoga 710-15IKB owners. The only relevant thread I could find was from this user who is describing essentially the same questions, but nobody came up with a solution. https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Lenovo-Yoga-Series-Notebooks/Yoga-710-Touchpad-Settings-Area-settings/t... I am trying to activate two touchpad features on my new Yoga 710-15IKB. Two finger scrolling.Two finger right-click tap.Increase speed of touchpad. (The mouse curser is painfully slow, even on the hightest pointer speed setting).However, I can?t seem to find any place to change these settings?I have tried the following: Navigating the touchpad settings via taskbar, looking at each tab (including the ELAN tab). There is no place to make touchpad gesture changes.Going into Windows 10 control panel settings for the touchpad. The only adjustment I can make is ?touchpad sensitivity?.Updating the ELAN driver in Windows 10 via ELAN tab > properties. This does nothing.Downloading and installing various ELAN/Synaptics touchpad drivers from Lenovo.com, none of them activating any ?gesture? settings that I can find. This one specifically did not even work? http://pcsupport.lenovo.com/us/en/downloads/ds118370 My questions: Does the Yoga 710-15IKB even support touchpad gestures?Are there any owners with this model who have success with activating gestures? Thanks for your... Read more

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

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Greetings,

I am a freelance graphic designer, but my present computer is not able to run the extensive programs that I require for my business (which includes not only the entire CS3 Adobe Creative Suite but the complete Macromedia bundle as well...)

I am looking to purchase a new computer that is optimized for graphic design software exclusively. I understand that the specs will naturally vary from person to person, but, generally speaking, what components would you recommend for this?

Thanks for your time!

PF
 

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I'm starting a streetwear clothing company and need to invest in a computer for designers that I hire - most of the stuff that will need to be designed are stuff that can be done in Adobe CS3/Illustrator - in particular T-shirt designs

I have absolutely no idea what is considered to be "adequate" for graphic design - I am willing to spend a little bit more to get my designer a better than average computer for design use - just not something state of the art and over the top

In terms of graphics card, RAM and processing power, what should I be aiming for? Anything else important I'm overlooking?

If there are any graphic designers out there, I'd be interested to hear what you guys consider as vital hardware specs for yourselves when you do design work - Again, I'm not going to skimp on things, but at the same time, I can't afford the best

Also, if it's not too much, I'd also like to ask what type of scanners and color printers I should be looking to buy for graphic design use - in particular, what brands have a good rep?

Thanks in advance to the kind sould that advises me!! Multiple opinions definitely welcome!!
 

A:Ideal Computer hardware specs for Graphic Design

For what you're planning on doing, the three areas you're going to want to focus on are:

Processor
RAM
Hard Drive

for 2-D graphic design, a video card is the least-crucial component. If you get into 3D rendering and maybe gaming, then you need a high-end video card.

For working with large graphic files and images, you need lots of storage space for your files (big fast hard drive), a lot of RAM to have multiple files open simulaneously (at LEAST 2gb), and a fast dual- or quad-core processor to speed up your file conversions and photoshop work.

I'd suggest stuff like this:
Processor:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819115017

RAM:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820145034

Hard Drive:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822136205

These are just examples, of course, and depending on things like what motherboard you have, will vary depending on your exact system.

As for printers/scanners, I've always had good experiences with Canon products, and Epson work well too.
 

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I am a very frustrated and angry customer at the moment as i keep running into Road Block and unacceptable answers.  This issue is enough to cause me to never buy another Lenovo laptop or any laptop at Best Buy!I bought my computer in July and in September i noticed a key had popped off-  the "< ," key next to the M key.  I have used the key board only when i was setting up-  now at my office and at customers i set it in downward dog mode ;-) and use a blue tooth key board.    So it is not from use that it broke.   I took the laptop into BEST BUY and was told that the key was missing a metal part on the back so they could not fix it onsite-  i would have to send it in and be without my laptop for a week to 10 days - unacceptable -  this was a month or more ago. I searched on the LENOVO website and could not find a way to purchase a single or the entire set of Keys!  I am self employed as a software consultant.   My life is pretty busy and i finally decided today to bite the bullet and ask for a call from Lenovo support.  Again i am told the only way to fix this is to send my laptop in for a repair.  I asked to just be able to buy a KEY - i am told that well they do not sell individual keys - they would replace the entire keyboard!  So sell me the keyboard and or send me one an i will take into best buy to have them replace it while i wait.  They cannot do that.   I live... Read more

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

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

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Hello, i am thinking of getting the laptop above, but I have a few concerns. 1) is the wireless card in it already an intel 8265ac card? Is not, can it be upgraded with a FRU 01AX704? I'm not sure if it's compatible with the bios whitelist on this machine and my googling skills haven't come back with much! 2) what make is the SSD in this machine? Is it PCIE-NVME based? It only says 256gb. Can hard drives be replaced for any model or does it have to be in the whitelist like wireless cards? I'm hoping it's a Samsung pro 960 256gb! 3) I've also heard it's hard to install windows from scratch on these machines due to the controller for the hard drive being set to RAID rather than AHCI/NVME, which means windows doesn't detect it upon installation. I've heard there's a bios out there now which allows AHCI to be selected from the bios so it makes it straight forward enough (a lot of linux users wanted this!) but Lenovo have said it may cause issues with performance if installing windows through this way? Is this just Lenovo covering their backs or is this a genuine concern? any clarification on the bottom point would be great. thanks!

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Hello i have a yogo 710 15ikb and cannot stream 4k videos or play them in vlc player properly without video studder ... i have disabled and reinstalled both graphic drivers for cpu and gpu and also increased virtual memory ... Thank you  Here are the specs on the laptopmodel: Yoga 710-15IKB Signature Editionprocessor intel core: i7-7500 @2.70GHZ-2.90GHZInstalled memory: 16.0 GB (15.8 usable)system type 64 bithard drive is 480 SSDalso has the 4k ultra hd screenand nvidia 940mx gpu

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HiIs it possible to charge the yoga with a docking station over USB 3.0 Port?If yes, it is also possible to charge, if the notebook is off?I would like to use a dell d3100 docking station. Thanks in advanceDilbert

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It keeps turning off itself in a few minutes after unplugged even though the battery is fully charged.  Resetting it to reinstall Windows didn't make any difference.  It doesn't appear to be a thermal issue because it runs OK when plugged in.  I wonder if there's anything else to try before returning it for repair or replacement under warranty.

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Hi, i bought this laptop with Windows 10 a couple of weeks ago and it ran smoothly for the first few days then it started to give me the blue error page. I did the recovery twice and the updates but the problem is still there. Fan is very noisy and the double finger tapping as right click doesn't work either. Any help? Thanks.

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Hello everyone, I have been having issue with USB, it is really annoying, that's why I would like to ask if someone has similiar issue with this laptop and whether someone knows how to fix this.  Laptop boots normally to the main OS on the SSD, everything seems to be working fine. However when I attach an USB device to the laptop, it acts little crazy. When I connect 1 or 2 devices on those USB ports on the laptop, they seems to be working most of the time (not always). However when I connect them to some hub (even self powered hub or Thunderbolt 3 enclourse with power supply) it acts ok, but sometimes it is having hiccups. For example, if i connect keyboard, the keyboard is typing fine but sometimes it randomly holds the key which was last pressed, but the keyboard is still being powered and is not bliking like it is loosing power. The main issue is with Windows To Go USB drive, which works on any other computer except this one. When I boot to the windows, it is good during idle, but when I try to intall something the drive goes to 100% activity time and 0 write 0 read and freezes. I have to replug the drive, but then it ussualy gets blue screen. Also if I'm coping something to or from any USB drive, which takes longer (also in the main OS) it freezes like this too.   

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I have a yoga 510 15ikb that isn't powering on, LED by the power button turns on, but nothing happens. how can i get support for this? there are no numbers to call anywhere on the web site.

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I have a yoga 510 15ikb that isn't powering on, LED by the power button turns on, but nothing happens. how can i get support for this? there are no numbers to call anywhere on the web site.

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