Over 1 million tech questions and answers.

Ideapad 510-15IKB charging port replacement?

Q: Ideapad 510-15IKB charging port replacement?

The charging jack pin in my laptop got a little bit loose and tends to not connect with my adapter, loosing connection when I slightly move the laptop etc.I still have over 1 year of warranty, but after my last experiences with Lenovo service (waiting over a month for a **bleep** charger) I'd rather pay to have the jack replaced. But there are no charging jacks for this model, can't find anything anywhere (not only this model, other ideapads are also affected). Some people suggest using some Asus charging ports and trimming their legs etc, but I'd prefer some "real" method. I also don't want to loose my warranty. Is there any way I can get it replaced (even for money) without loosing the warranty? I think I could even do it myself because I've done similar things in the past (soldering pins on micro usb plugs etc) but I just simply don't want to loose my warranty, nor to wait a month without my computer (and I'd possibly get a negative response claiming it's my fault).What would you do in my situation?

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 200
Preferred Solution: Ideapad 510-15IKB charging port replacement?

I recommend downloading and running Reimage. It's a computer repair tool that has been proven to identify and fix many Windows problems with a high level of success.

I've used it in the past to identify and fix everything from blue screens (BSOD's), ActiveX errors, corrupt files and processes, dll/exe/sys errors, recover lost memory, Windows update problems, defragging, malware removal etc.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloadreimage.com/download.php. (This link will automatically start a download of Reimage that you can save to your computer.)

RELEVANCY SCORE 81.6

I often encounter this, but here is the real headache. I have googled a fix for this, but unfortunately it will only work if the battery is removable, which case not for the Ideapad 310-15ikb. Always have to revert back using Acronis. Any other possible solutions for this?

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 81.6

Could I charge my IdeaPad 320-15IKB notebook through its USB Type-C input (from a power bank for example)?

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

Hello, I noticed this afternoon that the battery indicator in the system tray was at less than full and the status message reads "95% - Plugged in, not charging." This was not the case previously, and I haven't changed any battery or system settings that would affect this. I've only owned the computer for about a month or two and I'm concerned that there may be a problem with the battery. I looked up this issue online and attempted to uninstall and reinstall the driver that affects battery control in System Settings, but there was no change to this behaviour. Is there a way to test if the battery is damaged? What other problems could I be having that would produce this effect?

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 80

I've recently bought a brand new lenovo Ideapad 510 15IKB MTM is 80SV001PIH. Since last few days I'm facing issue with battery. I plugged in my machine at a charge level of 96%. After half an hour I noticed that still the battery level is 96% . When I put the pointer on battery guage, it's showed that "Plugged in, not charging". In my laptop battery is not removable, so I can't try removing the battery and putting it back again. I've restarted my machine many times but still the situation is same.


























battery issue.png ?19 KB

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 79.6

My bag with the laptop inside dropped from a chair, and then the screen bezel cracked. I want to replace it, but I don't know how. I don't see it in 'Part Lookups' either, so I don't know what part number it is. I see small little wires sticking out after I left it alone a few days, thinking that the cracks were okay. Can someone help? With wires sticking out like that, is it covered by the warranty? (mine is the limited warranty, I don't think I purchased the accidental damage protection)EDIT: is the small wires I mentioned and in the picture really wires? I'm beginning to suspect something that looks like wire is just caught there. I've taken apart an ASUS laptop screen bezel before, and I don't remember seeing wires. 

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 79.2

i have anew idepad 310-15ikb from 10 daysi found that battery since first time it work ..it  work 2 hours on balanced modeand 1 hour and 20 minute on high performance activity was on just browsing internet Battery reportBattery reportCOMPUTER NAMEAHMED-PCSYSTEM PRODUCT NAMELENOVO 80TVBIOS3JCN21WW 09/23/2016OS BUILD10240.16384.amd64fre.th1.150709-1700PLATFORM ROLEMobileCONNECTED STANDBYNot supportedREPORT TIME2017-06-11 11:25:50Installed batteriesInformation about each currently installed battery BATTERY 1NAMEL15S2TB0MANUFACTURERSANYOSERIAL NUMBER3249CHEMISTRYLIONDESIGN CAPACITY30,000 mWhFULL CHARGE CAPACITY30,590 mWhCYCLE COUNT-                                                                                                                                            &nbs... Read more

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 79.2

Is it possible to charge the notebook via its Thunderbolt 3 interface? Thank you!

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 77.6

I have purchased subject lenovo laptop . it documentation and devise manages shows its USB is 3.0 while visual apperence does not show blue colour or "SS" marking on logo nor it has five pins. I am confused weather it is 2.0 or 3.0 usb as i want to purchase USB docking or external grapics cards . can anyone clearfy which port is this. Thanks

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 75.2

i have purchased Lenovo Ideapad 320 - 15IKB 81BT  laptop WIN-10 I thied to connect Thinkpad USB-C dock Model No. DK-1633 . But i got message ?The last  device you connected to this computer malfunctioned, and windows does not recognize it.?  ( i dint had drivers CD ). Also i tried other two USB-C to HDMI adapter but it dint work. I would like to know if i will be able to connect exiernal monitor with this USB-C port ? If it can support please suggest compitable Lenovo universal docking station. ( i need to connect three monitors two wie docking station ) Thanks

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 73.6

I bought a new battery for my lenovo ideapad 100-15ibd, when installed on the laptop it is not charging although it is connected to the AC. what can i do? i tried removing the new battery and unistalling AC controller but the problem continue.

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 62.4

I want to know that Samsung 850 EVO 250 GB Laptop Internal Solid State Drive (MZ-M5E250BW) is compatible with my laptop?

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 58.8

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

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 58.8

it is showing as pluged in but not charginghave checked that the power cable is ok and connectedhave got conservation mode off only had it a few days                Jay 

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 58.8

For some time have received the error message regarding under power smart adaptor with newer replacement HP adaptor matching original.  Battery icon lists % charge & "not charging".  Battery tests good in HP Support Assistant battery check.  Power adaptor will power my older Pavillion laptop but not  the Envy with or without battery installed.  Battery charging LED does not light.  Have tried re-calibration by deleting Microsoft devices in Device Manager.  Envy will operate with and without battery while using Dell power adaptor. Computer repair shop says Smart adaptor produces 0 voltage (even though it powers Pavillion) and I need a new battery (even though diagnostic test indicates good). Help!!!

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 58

for my last laptop i removed battery and use it when i work at home(for increase battery life).how can i do for my new laptop that hasnt removable battery (ideapad 510-15IKB)?

A:how use charger without charging battery? 510-15IKB

Hi there,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community! And happy to have you here.
 
As I understand that you have query regarding battery charging in Ideapad 510 15IKB
Better practice would be to use Battery Conservation Mode.
If you are using Windows 10 you can enable Conservation Mode from Lenovo Settings 
 
For more details check How to increase battery life
 
Do let us know how it goes.
Please feel free to post in Lenovo Community Forums if you have any further queries!
 Regards,Prabhansh_______________________________________________Tap that Kudos button if I helped.If you find a post helpful and it answers your question, please mark it as an "Accepted Solution"!

Read other 1 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 57.6

Is that normal? If i restart it starts charging to 100%, and my battery health seems fine any idea if that is a know issue?

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.8

Hi, i just bought a first Lenovo laptop, with preinstalled Windows 10 Home. My friend tried to install Windows 10 Pro (clean install) and accidentally wiped out all the data in SSD, including all the partitions and recovery data. Now i want to factory reset my laptop, just like it was when i bought it. Is that possible anymore? I downloaded Lenovo USB Recovery Tool, can i download original Windows 10 Home with that? And does it include all the preinstalled drivers too? Thank you,Janek

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.8

i would like to know if these two new laptops would run Ubuntu or other linux distributionshttps://www.pcdiga.com/portatil-lenovo-ideapad-320-15-6-320-15ikb-706https://www.pcdiga.com/portatil-lenovo-ideapad-320-15-6-320-15ikb-173

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

Hi! Does the V510-15ikb have a WiFi whitelist? I want to install BCM94352Z wifi card and I need to know if I'm required to mod the bios in order to accomplish this. Thanks!

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

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...
 

Read other 2 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

Last week I spilled drop of coffee+milk on my trackpad and it stopped working properly (I know you think I must have actually dropped a gallon but I asked my friend to come over and open my laptop with me and after we opened it, he couldn't see anything -- he was skeptical that I had dropped any liquid whatsoever, so, yeah, it was a drop of milk+coffee on the wrong place..). The pointer was behaving erraticatly and my friend and I, not tech savvy but rational ppl, figured that it must have short-circuited. So I went to ebay and order a replacemente part. The trackpad came with the keyboard + palmrest. The trackpad seemed to be a perfect match. The palmrest was a little bit different. My laptop has the fingerprint reader but the one I ordered didn't have. I thought it wouldn't make any difference since I only wanted the trackpad.The replacement arrived. I swapped the trackpad, made sure all cables were connected (there's actually only one but you got the point), closed my laptop, turned it on and... the trackpad was still not working.  Does anyone have any idea of what I should do next? I took a closer look on the letters and numbers I found on the trackpad and compared the original with the replacement and there's one or two numbers/letters that are different but they are otherwise identical. I can't make sense of why it didn't work and can't think of what to do next. I'd really appreciate some feedback. Thanks,

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

Hi guys,I bought a new 510-15IKB (i5-7200U type). It came with DOS, I installed win10 and configured everything, installed drivers etc. My problem is the fan, it keeps working constantly in idle, even on battery, on battery saver mode, so it just totally neglects the energy management settings (passive cooling, etc.) and CPU temps (34 Celsius and the fan keeps working).The fan is working in its lowest state (maybe, never heard it be quieter), so the problem is not a loud fan, rather that the fan never turns off during idle. I'm an IT guy, I know how to make things work etc, but this just can't be solved by me.What I tried:- Restart etc.- Reinstall drivers from support page downloads- Install newest drivers from parts manufacturers (intel etc.)- Set different energy management settings- Updated UEFI to newest version (3JCN23WW)- updated win10 totally- ran malwarebytes anti-malware and kaspersky internet security 2017, both finished without finding anything- restarted with discrete graphics turned off in uefi- restarted with fast boot turned off in uefi- even tried it using an Ubuntu live session and it is the same And there is a strange buzzing sound on movement if it is perpendicular to the surface of the fan, it's really quiet, but happens on smaller movements too, and it even happened once while the laptop was completely still on the table. This part of my problem might be totally normal, so my bigger problem is with it not turning off.It seems like a UEFI problem... Read more

A:Ideapad 510-15IKB fan never idling

Tried reflashing the same BIOS but it did not help anything (as I tought it wouldn't).Moreover, the fan made the buzzing sound again, I could make it go away by tilting the whole laptop 90 degrees back to vertical position and then to horizontal.

Read other 2 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

Beim Versuch das Display zu Projezieren bricht es mit einer Fehlermeldung ab.

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

can i add 120gb ssd with 1TB default hdd in lenevo ideapad 320-15IKB (80XL0376IN)???

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

Hello!I bought the leptop Ideapad 310 - 15 ikb, and it came with another graphics card (GTX 920MX), and when i try to play games it says to me that i am running the game on the intel graphics card.How do i change it?I installed Nvidia's drivers already.

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

My laptop stacked after installing Windows 10. Every minute it hangs for a few seconds I installed the drivers correctly Should I install a special version of WindowsWhen watching the movie, it's also a lagplease helplaptop model:ideapad 520 15ikb 81bfwindows 10 64bit pro buil 1709

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

Good afternoon,I am having issues with the touchpad driver. I really despise two point scrolling and would like one, but the current version of the ELAN software does that is available for this laptop does have the ability for single point scrolling. Is there some other software i can use to enable this or am i pretty much SOL until an update hits that brings it to the current version? I have tried accessing the Microsoft Update Catalog for the driver, but it just crashes after an attempt to move the mouse so i had to roll it back.Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks,Jake

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

Hi, Driven by the good performance of some Lenovo Thinkpads from friends, I just bought an Ideapad 510-15IKB and everything is just great, except for the fun noise! It is completely insane, I can hear all the time, even after booting without anything running. After searching a lot on the web it seems to me that this is quite usual on this Lenovo machines and the company is not answering at all to the customers request. Is it that hard to release a bios update that changes the behavior of the fan or does it mean that this design has a cooling problems and it needs to have the fan constantly running?I know that it is not fair to argue that the temperature of the cpu is around 35C and the fan is running, because if the fan was not running the temperature would be higher for sure, but would it be higher enough to justify that the fan is always running at a earable pace? I guess that we, the customers, just want an answer from Lenovo, either saying that this is like it is and we need to live with that or, the preferable one, a BIOS update... In my case, I will wait a couple more days to see if any solution comes up and if not, I will be returning the laptop and buy something that is not Lenovo. ThanksPedro





Lenovo Ideapad 510-IKB

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

back light issue..This is new laptop and i see this from day1.Could i get it replaced? as this is not the standard i expected from lenovo.and i dont feel it as a perfectly finished product.


























20170707_204215.jpg ?3320 KB

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

hello!my airplan mode keyboard button dosent work.whats the problem?

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

I have ideapad 320-15ikb whose heatsink is at the bottom. Sometimes it gets heated whenever i play games on it. Would you recommond me to use cooling pad to fix its heating issue? I am bit confused about using cooling pad as the heat sink is at the bottom. Will the cooling pad block the passage of hot air from laptop ?

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

hii've got this laptop a few days ago and everythings works fine except a disturbing cpu fan policyit's constantly running even when i leave it idle for a long time and nothing is using cpu (temps hovering around 30!! and fan is running forever!!)my question and request is why there isn't any option or tool or bios setting to adjust cpu fan policy??beside a constant noise (it is not very loud though but audible) it can wear out cpu fan because my laptop is runnig about 15-16 hours per day and i dont play game or run heavy load softwares and i'll appreciate a more silent cpu fan policy

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

Hello Friends, I've successfully installed Windows 7 on my laptop but i can't find wifi driver so please share me 3rd party website which has drivers available for it. Best Regards,Aditya Rampure

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

Just got my brand new Ideapad 520-15IKB (type BF81), and it is without optical drive.Will adding a DVD RW void my warranty?I want to get an original one with the color of my notebook, Bronze Metal. 

A:Does IdeaPad 520-15IKB 81BF004NRI

Hi stefboy01,
 
Welcome to the Community Forums.
 
In general sense, upgrades such as adding optical drive should not void the hardware warranty as long as nothing gets damaged during and after the process taken. This however may be different from each region as Optical drives are non CRU parts (non customer replaceable parts as it would need special tools to perform).
 
Detailed discussion about warranty and upgrades here.
 
Best action plan is to just inform technical support of your planed upgrade. It would also help them document the upgrades since those we add is not part of the original in-warranty parts to avoid confusion in future repairs.
 
Hope this helps answer your query.
 
Regards

Read other 1 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

Hi, I recently bought an ideapad 310 and I've been trying to connect it to my TV using the VGA connection without success. As soon as I plug the cable in to the PC port the screen freezes and showing only the desktop. Any open window cannot be accessed and even though I can bring up the start menu I cannot launch any program and see it (the program runs but I cannot see it). The HDMI connection works well. Has anybody had the same problem? Can it be a display setting set wrong? Please advise.Many thanks in advance.

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

I have above-mentioned Lenovo laptop.I want to install a backlight keyboard. How can i instal backlight keyboard on my laptop?Please give the way out. I also want to know max expandable ram on my laptop. Please reply asap 

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

I got this laptop 2 days ago for my online job and when I tried to use it to work, it was so sluggish. I'm planning to add more ram to it. It has a 4gb ddr4 2400mhz ram soldered unto the board. I use 3 browsers for my job. 4 tabs on firefox, 8 to 10 tabs on chrome, 1 tab on opera browser, 1 soft phone app, 1 time tracking app, 1-5 ms word docs, 2 notepads, and 1 windows explorer open at the same time.My question: Do I need 4gb more to make it 8gb total? Or do i need 8gb more to make it 12gb total?I need all the help I can get. Thanks 

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

how can i active conservation mode in my lap? and lenovo settings not working in my win 10

A:Ideapad 310-15IKB LenovoSettings

Hi Ibra_kam, 
 
Welcome to the Community Forums.
 
Have you tried updating it to the new Lenovo Vantage.
It would offer same battery and power management thresholds for your laptop.
 
Regards
 

Read other 1 answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

I updated my laptop to Window 10 x64bit KB4033637 then it got really really slow and laggy.I tried Deleting apps and basically everything but nothing worked please help

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

hello , im just curious about my laptop with i5-7200u cpucan i change the cpu or upgrad it or its impossible ?thanks in advance

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

Gets louder when the CPU % in task manager goes up, even on idle its still feels too noisy. i've tried updating from the lenovo companion app but did nothingSeen many posts on this already wondering if there will be an update soon. 

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

fan always on high until cpu used 0%. i've updated last bios and still have the same problem

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

Hi,How can I turn on the backlight on the keyboard? Or does it have backlight at all? On some pages it says there is backlight, on other pages it does not say anything. Confused!

Read other answers
RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

I just wanted to know if there was a way to change the amount of dedicated video memory?

Read other answers