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[Y700-15ISK] Won't turn on

Q: [Y700-15ISK] Won't turn on

My laptop ran out of battery, so i plugged in the charger, waited 5 minutes, then turned it on and selected the option "Delete resume data and proceed to boot menu", it showed me the screen of Starting Windows and shutdowned, and now it won't turn on again, i already tried to do it without the charger plugged in. I'm running Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bits on a Lenovo Y700-15ISK

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I currently own and use a "Y700 Touch-15ISK Laptop (ideapad)" . It is only around 6 months old, and I've run into my first major error. Issue : I closed the screen on my computer overnight, when I re-opened my computer in the morning, I restarted my computer, and now it won't turn back on. Details about the issue : When I try and turn my computer on, the power button lights up and my keyboard lights up for like 5 seconds, but the screen does nothing but stay black. After those 5 seconds, my keyboard doesn't light up anymore, but I still hear the computer fans running.  **PLEASE HELP**

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Bought it on December 31, 2015 IIRC. Dropped it, doesn't turn on at all, no power, it's dead, completely and utterly dead.

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Hello,  I need to power my Y700 15ISK using DC Power.  I cannot find a Lenovo DC power supply so now I am looking for an DC AC inverter.  The AC power supply says 20V 6.75A. Has anyone used a 12V inverter with the Y700?  How do select one that will provide enough power?  Thanks

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Has anybody tried 16GB x 2 in Y700-15ISK ?If yes, which make and model?  My pc came with 8gb x2   DDR4 2133 dimms.  










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A:32 GB Ram on Ideapad Y700-15ISK ?

Hi basitj  , 
 
 
Greetings . 
 
I was also waiting for other members to try going beyond 16 GB on this model.  
So far,  was not able to get a verified working upgrade on this model most likely since it was just released in the market and that it is using DDR4 already.  
 
Seen models that worked from beyond recommended RAM from OEM since memory controller of processor usually exceed whole system max ram. This is due to systemboard limitation and firmware identification set by OEM. 
 
If you can have your company IT group test it or have computer shop to try going beyong 16 GBDDR4 then it's the only time we can decide . 
 
Update us if possible , it would be a good reference for our community. 
 
 
Regards

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So i just got my lenovo y700 and the SSD i  bought with it (256GB Samsung PM951) but for some reason, the bios don't see it and i can't install any OS onto it. Any help? maybe i need to update my bios or something?

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Hi.  I have a 1TB TB disk, but want to add an m.2 disk as a system disk.  After a few hours of googling I realise that I need qualified help.  What kind of SATA m.2 SSD will fit?     

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Hello Community, I was experimenting with several Linux Distributions on my Y700 (no problems at all) and tried today to install Ubuntu Gnome 17.04 in EFI-mode from an USB-Stick and suddenly the installer crashed. So I had to shutdown and reboot. Since then it is not possible to access BIOS or boot-menu. F2 (BIOS), F12 (Bootoptions) or NOVO-Button, nothing works any more. When I press the power button the notebook starts, shows the Lenovo logo screen for 15 to 20 seconds then power off (power LED off) and starts again, shows Lenovo screen and so on in a loop. I got no idea what to do.Any suggestions? ThanksThomas

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Evening. I have purchased the Lenovo Y700-15ISK and having installed CS GO I am experiencing FPS spikes every 5-10 minutes of gameplay. At first I believed it was down to the GPU temperature reaching the throttle limit of 67 degrees but after further tests I have played for 1 hour+ and the temperature has not gone above 60 degrees. These spikes happen as soon as I enter the game even if the laptop has only just been turned on so I don't believe it is temperature related. I have the max processor state at 99% to eliminate turbo and it does not make any difference if I have the graphics settings on high or low. Any ideas or help would be appreciated as I seem to have hit a brick wall. Thanks in advance. Chris Keegan.

A:FPS Spikes on Y700-15ISK

Hi there, Chrisk ?
 
Thank you for writing in to the Lenovo Forum - happy to have you here today.
 
If the laptop is running on the battery, you will always be facing this problem. You have to run the games while using the power cord.
 
Plug in the AC adapter and set the power settings to high performance
 
Open the power options > change plan settings > change advance power settings and ensure the Link State Power Management is Off and Maximum Processor State is set to 100%.
Download & install GPU Shark (GPU Monitoring Tool) - you should see the GPU clock ~800Mhz+.
Download and install CoreTemp - you should see the CPU clock ~3Ghz+(turbo boost)
 
Also, This could be caused by the nvidia Optimus software. To fix it, simply go into your Nvidia Control Panel >>> Program Settings >>> Select a Program, and switch it to High Performance Nvidia Processor.
Done
 
Update us how it goes.
 
 
 
 
Regards,
 
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Just ran a calibration of the display using Calman RGB last night and have to say that I am a little disappointed.  The grayscale calibration worked well and I ended up with under .5% error but the color was way off out of the box and for some reason the Calman software could not make any significant improvement to the primary and seconday colors.  Initial color error was almost 9%... a very noticable flaw in color reproduction.  Calman did manage to improve other color points to get the overall color error to about 3% but, if just measuring the primaries and secondaries, the error appears to be in the 7% to 8% range. Curious if anyone else has tried calibrating their Y700 and managed to achieve better results ? Also curious what others think about the mod to remove the anti-glare film ?  I don't like it.  It actually creates a haze under direct sunlight.  And I wonder if the anti-glare film is messing with the color.

A:Y700 (15ISK) Display

The antiglare really does impact clarity. I'm not sure if colors are affected by it, but reason seams to think yes to some extent.

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When I first got my machine probably a year or more ago. It was blazing fast, and stable. My best yet in fact. Now not so stable.My keyboard just stops working at times. Usually when playing League of Legends on another similar game that relies heavily on hotkeys. Hotkeys that are impossible to use without a keyboard!On top of that, when I restart the machine to fix it. Since that's the only way that I've seen to do that. It encounters problems shutting down and fails. Triggering the recovery menu before boot. That menu is also broken because of no keyboard working. So I have to force another restart (holding down power button). Once I get back to Windows again. Sometimes my wifi doesn't work anymore. So it wont connect (or see) any networks available. So I end up restarting again when that occurs. When it doesn't. Then I enjoy a nice period of having a keyboard.Until it breaks again later. I've tried to determine what it is that's causing it. But haven't gotten anything yet.A call to Lenovo support had the guy suggesting, as soon as I got done describining the issue, to factory reset the machine. I told him I'd really rather find another solution. But he wasn't able to give me one. Guided me to do a BIOS default reset. Which fixed it temporarily (because the machine was restarted). But it came back.I really don't want to call Lenovo support again. Doubt it would help, and the guy I talked to barely spoke English. Sounded like he was from India. Please help guys!
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I am experiencing a display error every time that I boot up my new laptop from sleep or being off.  It looks like there are boxes all over the screen (attached).  Oddly, it goes away after a few seconds of use. I updated my video driver, but the issue persists.  I am not extraordinarily tech savvy, but please let me know if there's anything else that I can try before taking it in to a service center. Thanks!

























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A:Y700-15ISK display error

I have the exactly same issue (same model), the thing is, when I refresh somhow the screen (say, scrolling down, then scrolling back), the glitch desapear.

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Hi Friends,I would like to upgrade my laptop with, Samsung 960 Pro Series MZ-V6P512BW 512GB,I am little bit confused as I see many commnts on the forum that many ssds are not supported.Please let me know if I buy this ssd, will I get the full performance. Thanks in Advance.

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A few days while I was working with the computer, on the screen a Lenovo notification appeared that advised a setting to regulating the brightness of the screen to be easy on the eyes. I use f.lux, there is an app preinstalled Lenovo that does the same thing by chance? Thanks guys.

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I bought Lenovo Y700 Laptop with Windows 10 installed on it but not activated.To activate i need the product key for Windows which is not written anywhere on the Box or on the Laptop.Does someone know about this issue?

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Hello
first of all i hope everyone of u is having a great start of 2017 
 
ok lets get to it
so I got this laptop (LENOVO IDEAPAD Y700-15ISK 80NV00VXMB) i get good fps in games around 100-150ish in most games i play
internet on speedtest after multiple tests average of15-18ms     84 downloadspeed    4.85 upload speed
 
but when entering a game my ping goes up to almost 300 for a couple seconds then it goes back to 25ish for about 5 seconds and it keeps going up and down
 
I have tried a lot reinstalling windows, deleting the drivers and reinstalling them, cmd commands
 
but nothing seems to work. 
maybe one of you has the solution  
 
(also in game my internet gets dedicated to the game so its highest priority opening a music clip in youtube for example will take ages to load and its not nerve sense because i disabled netork priority in that) 
 
 
Thanks in advance! 
 
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I bought Lenovo Y700 Laptop with Windows 10 installed on it but not activated.To activate i need the product key for Windows which is not written anywhere on the Box or on the Laptop.Does someone know about this issue?

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Y700-15ISK Laptop (ideapad) Model80NV00YATAVeriFace and windows hello and faceid Advanced SystemCare 10 not Support Windows 10 LenovoHelp improve  

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Hello everyone. I am facing some troubles with my Lenovo Y700-15ISK laptop. Over the 9 months i owned the laptop i accidentally installed some adware that was bundled from a program i installed and i got sick of the ads so i created a Bootable Windows 10 64 bit USB from an ISO off Microsoft & used Rufus USB to create the bootable UEFI USB. The BIOS detects the USB but when i try boot the USB it just stays on the blue Windows 10 with the spinning dots and stays like that for enternity. I then thought since it wasn't booting Rufus screwed the USB up. I then tried using the Media creation tool from Microsoft & still no luck. I tried every USB port. I tried disabling Fastboot etc in BIOS & still same thing. I was almost about to give up then i thought maybe try boot a 32 bit Windows 10 USB and it worked. Can anyone help and explain to me why the hell i can't boot into the 64 bit USB but can boot into the 32 bit? Any help would be appreciated! P.s I have also tried swtiching out the Ram and still no success.  Specs:CPU - Intel i7-6700HQMemory - 8GB DDR4 2400MHzStorage - 250GB M.2 SSDGPU - Nvidia GTX 960M (4GB)

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When connecting mouse to USB ports one on left front side is not working. It's hardware problem?

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So i tried to open my laptop today but all i get is a black screen, no mouse is working  neither the fan(they have a lot of dust) . The power on and  the battery leds are lighting whoever i dont have my charger on!!! It's only about  a Month old please help I tried the shift f8 way but it didn't work. 

A:Y700 15ISK Black Screen

Hi there, Panagos        -
 
Thank you for writing in to the Lenovo Forum - happy to have you here today.
 
Does it works fine with external display?
 
In response to customer reports of Y700-15ISK, Y700-Touch 15ISK, and Y700-17ISK laptops not powering on, or powering on with no display, a solution has made available via BIOS update. 
 
Version 30, CDCN30WW, can be found here:http://support.lenovo.com/us/en/products/Laptops-and-netbooks/IdeaPad-Y-Series-laptops/y700-15isk/do...
 
Update us how it goes.
 
 
 
 
Regards,
 
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Hi, I have bought this laptop and I have Windows problems. I had an ACER before and there was an ACER recovery system button to restore to factory defaults. How can I do the same with Lenovo? Many thanks.

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Grettings. So, last year i bought this Ideapad Y700 Touch-15ISK gaming laptop and i really love it, just that i would like to make a small upgrade to it, like having a SSD (exclusively to load OS) and a HDD (to install games/software, etc), i just wonder if it's possible (if the hardware has the slot to do so). Also i was wondering if i can replace it's graphics card to a higher-tier one (it came with a GeForce GTX 960M, was thinking to get the GTX 980M), as i was thinking to assemble a gaming PC, i thought it would be easier to me to just upgrade my gaming laptop (and save a lot more money doing so) Thanks in advance

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Hello, My Y700 15isk having 3.3 bios startup time is it bad??
 
and also i noticed the lag when using windows hello to login page. Any solutions to this?
Freshly installed windows 10 from the onekey
 
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A:Y700-15ISK - Slow Performance, Need help

Was that Win 10 via onekey. Regardless, check and apply the latest driver and utilities from downloads.Windows 10 will optimize fast boot startup after several shutdown and restart cycles. No doubt there are also outstanding Windows Updates as well which will take a long time to install and catch up to the current releases.
 
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I am having a temperature issue I think.Could you guys please share your CPU temperatures with me under heavy load by Prime95?Prime95 Download page(I used Small FFTs (maximum heat) test in Prime95 and Core temperature in HWinfo64 for measuring)My results are:93-95 after 3 minutes (i5-6300HQ)What are yours? Thanks!

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Hi ! i have lenovo y700 15 ISK ,  but my screen color is not confortable with my eyes ! tried to calibration no results !  how  i can fix it ?  thaanks : )) OS : win8 resolution : 1920*1080  

A:Y700-15ISK laptop Screen!

If you want to just change the screen colors when you are in Windows, you need to right click somewhere blank on the screen, and select personalize.     From there you can choose a Background wallpaper, windows colors, font sizes and much more. http://www.howtogeek.com/225893/how-to-personalize-windows-10s-appearance/  Good Luck,

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Hello Guys,I have my Y700 with specification bellow +- 5month and it for some reason starts overheating.Processor: Intel Core i5-6300HQGraphic card: Nvidia gefore 960m (is set as default for games) I didn't have such a problems in the end of the summer, when I was playing Dead by Dayling on ultra settings. Before 3 weeks it begins overheating more and more even if the air around is much cooler then before. I tried to put the game settings on the minimum specs- still no changes. I have my cooling pad, so the air can go out under the laptop. I even tried a fresh new instalation of windows 10, but nothing helps. What came to my mind was, that the dust can be inside, but after 5 months, it can't be so bad.    

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Hello guys, i have a problem with my computer (Y700-15ISK Laptop - ideapad). After normal use, the computer does not turn off: when I go to shut down the system it disconnects the account.Last time when I encountered this problem I restarted on the system (several minutes) and after it is turned off normally.What can I check to solve this problem?Thanks guys.
 
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Hi, I've been experiencing this throttling issue for the past month now ( I've had this laptop since January). The fps drop from 170 to 60 for a couple of seconds and go back up to the initial value. I've had this issue a couple of times before but it would fix itself after restart (usually had it when I wake the laptop from sleep and immediately load CS:GO).  Now, I notice that this happens everytime I start playing and the temp goes above 69 degrees - I used to play with 170-200fps before with GPU temps surpassing 80 degrees with no fps drops at all.  This is really frustrating, especially when knowing that my brother has no FPS drops using my 5 year old Lenovo Y570 with  geforce GT 555m...Is there any way to fix this? I mean the gaming experience, as stated above was fine until a week ago, when I started getting these FPS drops, so that means that this issue can actually be fixed. Specs are Intel Core i7-6700HQGTX960M 4GB12 GB DDR4256GB SSD  ( CS:GO is on the SSD if that matters)I use Speedfan to check the temps. CS:GO is using the nvidia gpu, and the gpu is se to performance, power saving is disabled i am using balanced performance and set all advanced settings to maximum performance.  

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I have a Y700-15ISK.  I like the computer however, it freezes frequently and I have to do a hard shutdown.  I am using Windows 10, I've done all the diagnostics I can find with no luck.  The computer usually freezes when I am using Microsoft edge with the Adobe Flash and haven't been find anything on this either.  Any help would be much appreciated!!
 
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I upgrade the to a SSD m.2 hyperx predator 240 at first not recognize the disk but after delete patition and restart it show up. I use the Acronis True Image, first I create a bootle USB and clone from the USB, then I remove the 1TB and boot from the SSD. I'm ended with a SSD with 6 partitions. why do systmen need so many partitions? can I erase the 1TB HHD?  Adrian

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Hello, I want to upgrade y700 with fastest SSD such as PM961,  Samsung 950 or even 960 EVO. But I was reading that there are bottlenecks preventing full potential of PCIE SSD. One user mentioned that limitation is due DMI 2.0 to reduce power consumption but that could be fixed by BIOS upgrade. http://www.geektech.co.nz/lenovo-y700-samsung-950-proSo I want to know before buying that these limitations can be fixed or I should stick to SATA SSD?

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Hi !  i have Y700-15ISK laptop  it is great but my screen bright white "more brightness" ( white ) ... so tired for my eyes  after 20 min ? rayons ? glare ?  bug ? problem from drivers ISSUE   or  the screen ? My Driver : Intel HD 530  : 10.18.15.4271My OS : windows 8.1 My Resolution : 1920*1080 any idea ? thaaanks :  ))

A:Y700 15ISK Screen brightness !

Can you be a little clearer with your issue. From what I can gather, you're having problems with the brightness of your screen f right? Most issues like yours can be fixed/managed in settings menu. Go to display and find the brightness that suits you. Hope this helps. This is the best I could come up with based on how you asked your question.

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So I just bought a Transcend MTS400 M.2 ssd, and I don't have a screwdriver to put it in, however I saw that the screw that goes in is made for longer M.2 ssds. So I would like to know is my newly bought SSD compatible? Thanks in advance.

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Hi everyone, I got my Y700-15ISK about 4 days ago. Awesome Laptop !However the trackapd stopped working after only few hours... I tried to press FN+F6 to activate or deactivate it but nothing changes...I use a mouse most of the time and the mouse still work but it's still annoying to have the trackpad not working... Is there a solution ? like some driver to re install ?

A:Y700 15ISK - trackpad not working

So I just bought a 1400? laptop with a trackpad not working after the first day ? (y)

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So, every now and again, the keyboard will completely stop responding, seemingly for no reason. It started happening when I was playing Java-based games like Minecraft and Runescape, and I thought java might've been the cause of the issue, but soon after, it started happening at random points where I'm not playing any games, like when I'm watching videos on youtube, or I'm out of the room.While the keyboard is out cold, no key inputs are registered at all, yet i can still use my mouse.The only option I have to get the keyboard working again, is to turn off the computer, which I have to do by pressing and holding the power button down for a few seconds to force it to shut down immediately, because if I go into the start menu and tell it to shut down, it will crash and lock itself in a state where it says it's shutting down, but nothing happens.I've seen various similar issues on the internet while looking for a solution, such as this one, but in contrast to this example, I am able to keep using the laptop for hours, assuming I can be bothered to use the onscreen keyboard, without having various programs stop working as the laptop slowly crashes.A couple of things to note that I found interesting, which may or may not be related to the issue:1. If I have the keyboard's backlight on when it stops responding, the backlight will be off whenever i restart the system.2. I recently had a Bluescreen appear, mentioning something about a Power Driver State Failure, which caused my syste... Read more

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Hello guys, I ordered this http://www.corsair.com/en/corsair-memory-8gb-1x8gb-ddr4-sodimm-2133mhz-c15-memory-kit-cmso8gx4m1a213...and they seem identical to the original y700 ram, I have the i7, 8gb version, windows 10 home.After installing and checking if the module is right in the slot, I still cant understand why its not working.tried switching slots with the original one but, makes no difference.

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Can anyone tell me does the Plextor M8PegN m.2 SSD work in the Y700-15ISK laptop, I am interested in buying to replace the slow WD HDD I have. Specs wise looks like a yes but the proof of the pudding is in the eating. Many thanksN.

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Hey fellas, I bought a y700 15ISK with no OS, so I had to install win 7. After successfully booting win 7 with USB stick, now on desktop, non of the usb ports seem to work and I cannot install drivers. (this model does not have DVDwr and I have already tried to plug in the ethernet cable yet it did not connect to network either. I would appreciate If any of you ppl had a similar hassle and somehow figured it out. Peace

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