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Stylus for a Lenovo Flex 4

Q: Stylus for a Lenovo Flex 4

I am looking to get a decent stylus so I can take better notes using my Flex 4, but I have found that none of the active stylus on Amazon say that they work specifically for the Flex 4. I contacted support through web chat earlier and they informed me that if it says Lenovo Yoga 900, it should work. If it's marked for the Yoga 900s, would it still work? Does anyone happen to have a suggestion for a stylus that will be primarily used for taking notes and writing in general?

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Hello. Thank you for taking the time to read this.I got a Lenovo Flex 2 15 a while ago. Over these three months I've tried to find information wether this laptop supports a stylus to draw with to begin with, and which models would those be.After searching in forums, sent pms to Lenovo support via Facebook and being utterly ignored, contacting support of styluses makers (Adonit for example) I always get the same copy pasted get X stylus for Ipad and X for *other lenovo models, like Yoga700, etc* which do not seem to list my model among them. Perhaps it is because of the year or because Lenovo Flex 2 is not being made anymore, which I noticed after getting it, sadly. So I ask once again... perhaps this time someone will know! Does the Lenovo Flex 2 15 support Wacom or any other brand styluses to draw on the screen with? If so, which is the model I should go for? Thank you again for any answer that you could provide.













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A:Stylus for Lenovo Flex 2 15

It doesn't support Wacom digitizers, but you can get a capacitive stylus and that'll work.
Here's a good one: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01AUVS3HU/?tag=thewire06-20&linkCode=xm2&ascsubtag=WC20560

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I was looking for a light laptop to grade papers using a stylus. I thought that the Lenovo Flex 6 11" fit the bill, and as per the website instructions, I bought it and the Lenovo Active Pen. After lots of time on the phone with customer support, it turns out that the active pen is only compatible with the Lenovo Flex 6 14" and not the 11". I'm crushed. I don't want a bigger laptop. I need to know, is it compatible with the Bamboo ink stylus, is there some other stylus out  there on the market?  I was hoping to mark up papers on Adobe Acrobat Reader with a stylus. Help!!

A:Stylus for Lenovo Flex 6 11"

 

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Hi all,I would like to get a stylus that would work well with my computer. I have a Lenovo ideapad FLEX 4.Any suggestions would be great.Thank you,Anon ymous

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I realized my Lenovo thinkpad ordered from bestbuy does not have a stylus.  I simply thought it was a port until it was pointed out by a collegue. Anyways I've been getting run around from Lenovo tech support as well as best buy/ bestbuy.com I simply want to replace a pen that did not come with the computer.  I was on the phone with Best buy and Bestbuy.com separately for 45 minutes.  They could not solve it.  I don't want to make this a federal case.  I just want the part that did not come with the Laptop  Thanks Lenovo email tech support:RE: J Waters9:30 AM (3 hours ago) to me Good afternoon XXXX,I apologize but, this case states that if the machine did not come with the stylus and you purchased it directly from Lenovo, You will need to contact Lenovo Sales at 1.855.253.6686 to file a missing parts claim or to set up a return or exchange. If you did not by it from Lenovo, You will need to approach the 3rd party vendor you purchased it from to inquire about the stylus. We do not replace lost or missing parts here in technical support.Thank you for contacting Lenovo.

A:Missing Stylus - Thinkpad Pen stylus-- how to get Lenovo to replace?

Also, it's not a lost part... it's a part that was never in the computer when I received... so I wouldn't define that as "lost or missing"

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I obtained an active pen for my lenovo flex three, however in the instuctions that came with the pen it does not say where or how to calibrate it with my laptop. Can anyone help me and tell me how to setup my active pen?

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HiAfter some searching, i couldn't find a proper answer.I would like to know what stylus works well with Lenovo Flex 14. I have already tried 2 different ones and neither of them work. Does anybody have a suggestion as to what pen I should be looking for? I mostly need it for writing and drawing. Thanks.











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A:Looking for a stylus for Flex 14

Look for touch capacitive styluses.

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hello, I bought the lenovo flex 3 and I want to buy a stylus pen which is campatible with this model. In each pen's description I've found, it is not written that this model is compatible with the pen. Please, I need your help to find a pen, and it is very urgent. By the way I'm from Israel, so here I can buy only wacom in Israel. But maybe I can buy Adonit pen ( pixel or pro if one of them is compatible).Thanks. 

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MY son has a Flex 15 and I want to get him a Stylus to use as,a writing pen with it. I have a couple of extras of the digitizer pens for the x220 models. Can these work with it? Is there a driver I need to download? We played with then in "Sticky notes" and they didn't work, but that doesn't mean I didn't miss something. If the digitizers atent usable Is there a better type of stylus with a writing tip that can be used with Flex 15? Thanks!

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Hello,
 
we are interested for a touch screen laptop, but this is more for my wife who is a teacher.
She likes the way our Samsung Note handles the S-pen and she would want to use a simialr pen with the laptop at classes.
 
Is there such a facility for pens with sharp edges to be used with a Flex for example?
Or we should jsut get those black, rubber, thick capacitive pens?
 
thanks
 
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A:Flex - touch screen Pen/Stylus?

Here is a pen great for writing: http://www.adonit.net/jot/pro/Just search for 'best capacitive stylus' on Google. Pick the one you like mostAre you interested in the ThinkPad 10 perhaps? It has a digitizer pen, it will also disable touch input while the pen is being used. Which is quite useful. It is a small step up to 700 EUR. Also get the keyboard dock.http://shop.lenovo.com/us/en/tablets/thinkpad/thinkpad-10/I can say with 100% certainty your wife will love it. I got its more expensive brother the ThinkPad Helix. If a student can love it, so can the teacher right ;-) ?The ThinkPad 10 has many flexible options she might be interested in. You won't find anything better for that price.

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A:Is there a Digitizer or Stylus Pen to work with Flex 5 taptop

 

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Hi i got a question regarding the compatibility of the charger of lenovo flex 4 to the flex 5. I want to order the flex 4 charger because it is much cheaper than the flex5 one but i dont know if they re compatible. They look exactly the same so can someone please enlighten me??  

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I am currently using a Lenovo Flex 3 1470 and the keyboard for it stopped working and now I can't type any numbers or activate any function keys. I have spilled tea on my laptop and got it wet in the past so I am now looking to get my keyboard replaced.  I have managed to find some Flex 2 14 inch US keyboards on eBay for less than $20 that look exactly the same as the one on my laptop, but I can't be certain unless someone confirms.  Are the 2 keyboards the same? 

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Yoga thinkpad 20cd. I have the original stylus that came with the lap top as well as an aftermarket LIfebook stylus. The screen doesn't register either stylus. When i go to the windows pen calibration the stylus works fine. The calibration consists of tapping targets with the stylus pen. It is very accurate. Soon as i close the calibration window the stylus doesn't interact with the screen at all. I assume I must have changed some setting by accident or it occurred with an update. The stylus use to work a few months ago. I have tried messing with my display settings to remove the adaptive brightness at one point and may have selected a wrong setting. Thank you for any help provided. 













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A:Touch screen not responding to stylus only finger. But in stylus calibration, the stylus works fine.

SOLVEDOpened Wacom Pen and restored to default settings. started working again. Never have opened Wacom pen before, not sure why that worked. 

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So I have a Lenovo Flex 5 and a Lenovo Active Pen and the touchscreen works great with it. When I use writeIt by Lenovo, the pen has pressure sensitivity, but when I use any other software, I can't use that feature, and it is a pretty important one. Specifically, I need to use it with GIMP. I'm not sure if there's anything I can configure on that end for pressure sensitivity, but I hope there is some way I can use the pen for pressure sensitivity. Any help would be greatly appreciated

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Hey guys, first time here and I just want to inform you that I'm not a genius so please talk like you're talking to a 9years old kid..

So my problem is as the title says.. Well it started when I opened my laptop from sleep mode then it was hanging up and then it suddenly turned blue with sad face.. I didn't read the problem clearly but i remember it saying a problem about "kernel_????_????"..

I tried to hard reset my laptop cause it was taking so much time then it ended up stuck on the logo... Now I'm the one with the blue sad face...



Hope you guys can help me as soon as possible., thanks in advance..

A:lenovo flex 15 is stuck on lenovo logo

Right, you mentioned it turned blue with a sad face, that is a Blue Screen of Death (or proper term is Kernel bugcheck) which indicates something has gone wrong.
In order to help we'll need the .dmp files.
Follow these instructions:

http://www.techsupportforum.com/foru...ta-452654.html

Post back the correct files in your next reply, do note that it would be helpful if you uploaded them in another reply and not edit your first post as I won't get a notification via email you've edited the post.
It just helps me get back to you easier.

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I've done some research and I know that my 2 in 1 laptop is capable of working with some sort of pen (albeit without pressure sensitivity), but what kind? I've tested the rubber tip ones and they're.... awful :/

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Guys, I am wondering if the Lenovo Yoga 920 support Microsoft Pen Protocol? I purshased an after market stylus: Adonit Ink Pro and I can't get it to function on my Yoga. Anyone have the same issue or anyone are succesful with that combo? Thank you in advance for the feedbacks! 

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Hi,I need help buying a stylus pen for my Lenovo Yoga 2, 11'6. I would like to know which pen stylus works well with this touch screen, and that it has a thin point. Who has a Yoga 2, and uses a stylus pen, can you help me choose one? Is there any model of a stylus pen for this model?  Thanks

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I just bought a Bamboo Ink Stylus today because I was shown it works well with my laptop but when I bought it and brought home to try it out I had one issue with it: It won't allow me to write. I can press the button on it, and it will open the programs its suppose to but it just won't write on my screen whats so ever. And my screen is not the issue because it works great with my finger and other styluses.

So, what can I do to get my bamboo ink stylus to write?
 

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Hi everybody, I'm looking for a solution to draw/take notes on my lenovo yoga 13. Laptop's screen is capacitive, no digitizer, so I'm wondering what kind of stylus/pen can work with it. I'd like to have a pen with pressure sensitivity, but based on my research I couldn't find one that works for sure.Is there an active pen with bluetooth that can actually write on this screen? Or any active pen for that matter?Otherwise I'm stuck with those lame capacitive pens that are everything but accurate, even the bamboo solo doesn't work with it.Any ideas? Thanks for your help in advance! 

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Thinking of purchasing the Lenovo y710 for art work(sketches) and coding and some on/off 3d modeling.  Wondering if the Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga pen(Part number : 4X80F22110) works with the y710? It's not a BIG deciding factor but I definitely would help my purchasing decision.  If it doesn't, are there any possible stylus that are similiar to the Yoga pen? I dislike flat rub ones that are made for the everyday generic tablets. 

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Hello Can anyone tell  me wich Stylus / Digital Pen can I use with a Lenovo YOGA 900 ? I have tried a Wacom Smart without success! Thank you Max

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hey all,(First time here, sorry if I'm asking laptop Qs in tablet section.)So, I'm wondering what laptop( or, a "drawing tablet") should I go with. Both has stylus, but samsung has emr, while lenovo is aes.I've been drawing mostly on pencil + pen, and the only "drawing tablet" i have used was galaxy note 2. I mostly draw & sketch things like cars and buildings, and what I want to see is precise pointing and good tracking. (Slippery screen is actually fine, since I've been drawing with slippery pen for more than 2 years.)I got bad taste for aes after the terrible adonit pixel, as it responsed so bad and the drawing point was in wrong place every time when I repositioned my hand.Thx for anyone helping me to make a choice.Any help ?

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Hi, I just got a Surface Pro 3 stylus from a friend, to use with my Lenovo Yoga 2. The stylus is designed for capacitive screen. So I assume it should works with the Lenovo Yoga 2 (At least I hope).I paired it both of them together (see screenshot). But I have to admit during the pairing, the bar stopped at like 10 % and then it said Paired (my other bluetooth devices goes up to 100% before it pairs).But it does not seems to works.I can't use the pen at all. My friend admitted it was not the orriginal pen as he lost it, but it still worked perfectly like the original. It is called Wireless Bluetooth 4.0 N-trig  Stylus Capacitive electromagnetic pen, he said. My bluetooth driver are updated to the latest available for the lenovo yoga pro. I really wish to be able to use this pen to draw. Thank you very much for all help you may provide.


























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Hey guys, I'm having some issues with pressure sensitivity. Does the Lenovo yoga 3 support pressure sensitivity? (I thought it would, being a touchscreen laptop)I am using Adobe Illustrator CC with a stylus - the Adonit Jot Pro. I can't seem to use the pressure sensitivity functions on illustrator. I tried downloading a few Wacom drivers, however they did not make any difference. If the Yoga 3 Pro does actually have pressure sensitivity functions, how do I enable them or which drivers do I download.. basically, how do i fix this??Thanks!











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A:Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro - Pressure Sensitivity - Stylus

Good day and welcome to the community.
 
The Yoga 3 Pro has a multipoint capacitive touch screen (vs an active digitizer).
 
If you need Wacom-style functionality (pressure levels, fine-point control, etc) you'll need a suitably equipped machine, such as a number of ThinkPad Yoga models, the ThinkPad Helix, or the ThinkPad Tablet 10.
 
Hope this helps to clarify.
Regards.

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As soon as I turn on my laptop the fan starts going full speed. The keyboard and touchpad does not work and the Wi-Fi won't turn on. The touch screen works so I can still use the laptop.
 

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Problem: Press power button, turns on and no display. Press power button to turn off then press to turn on, doesn't turn on but power button light is flashing. Plug in the charger and turn the Flex 10 off and on again, still not on. Tapping the keyboard, touchpad hoping something happens, no. Give it a couple more seconds then it turns on. Lenovo loading sign comes up then goes to blue screen saying "collecting data because there was an error then will restart for you", restarts. "There was an error with loading Windows. Given two options; option 1: Choose a recovery setting or option 2: restart". Both options have been clicked before and nothing has happened. This time tried choosing option 1 again and the screen starts flickering and Flex 10 turns off. Flex 10 has been opened from the back to check if memory, HDD and all else is correctly in place.  Any solutions? Could the battery be the problem?Is it worth replacing it altogether? Thanks,Scott

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Hi,I have a lenovo flex 2-15(model name 20405) but my motherboard (PN: 5b20g36374) is fried. Is a motherboard PN:5B20G36277 compatible to my system?Thanks

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Hi guys first post ever making and i am going to ask you guys if there is anyways i can add more ram to my flex  3 model 80ly i bought a 4 gb hoping to make a total of 6gb ram but cant figure out where it is 

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Hi All, my laptop was accidently fell down and the right side panel of the screen is broken. To make it precise - the display panel edge right side is broken. Can this be fixed. Also from the day it has fell down when I restart or start the laptop post shut down it takes almost 10 mins to login. Pls someone help me how to fix this.

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Hi, March of  last year (2016) I bought the Lenovo Ideacentre AIO 700 24" mainly because the clerk at BestBuy told me I could draw right on the screen with a stylus and that was not just on Sketchbook Pro 7 (bundled in) but with any drawing program. I called Lenovo at that time, they said the same thing.  I put it away as I had projects to complete and now have it set up, bought a Wacom Intuos Pro Paper Edition, which is great, but that stylus doesn't work on Sketchbook, or anywhere on the screen. Neither does my old little Bamboo Tablet's stylus. Wacom says, Oh, sorry, try another maybe. Lenovo said, only Wacom, then they realized my warranty or whatever had expired two weeks ago and wouldn't continue the conversation, stating if I were to purchase a new year, they could talk to me further, otherwise no. Nothing works and I cannot find any info....so here I am.Is there the functionality of drawing on my screen with a stylus of any kind at all? I know many are available but Wacom's are not compatible, and though I love my desktop, every reason I got it and the new $549.  Wacom Intuos Pro Paper Edition (great product) and all I actually wish to do is draw with a stylus on this screen. No info online, maybe there's an expert here!

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Hi all,Recently bought the Lenovo Yoga S1 (20CD) 2-in-1 laptop.I was wondering if anybody knows whether it will work with a stylus? And if so, is there a specific brand of stylus it would work with?I have tried it with a Medion writing pad stylus and a Panasonic tough book stylus, and it doesn't work.It has a "dummy" stylus on the bottom right corner.I'm wondering whether certain models simply do not work with a stylus (even though the touch screen works).Any suggestions or advice is much appreciated

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Bought my Flex 4 several months ago and every so often IO get a little pop-up at bottom right of screen saying something like "Lenovo Credential Needed."Just what is this and what do I have to do? I don't want to click on it and then find out I did something I should not have done or have signed-up for something I didn't want, etc.Can someone enlighten me?

A:Lenovo - Flex 4 1470 2-in-1 14"

Hi there, Alicez           -
 
Thank you for writing in to the Lenovo Forum - happy to have you here today.
 
You can try setting the credentials for this device in the Windows Credential Manager: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows7/what-is-credential-manager You can locate the Credentials Manager by clicking the Windows start button and typing in "Credentials".
 
Update us how it goes.
 
 
 
Regards,
 
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Past week i received my Flex 5 14", first impressions was awesome - fast, good LCD, compact. But after few hours of use, all of my impressions was broken by fan noise - mine Acer Aspire Nitro, under 60-80% percent load CPU,  wasn't loud  a half of Lenovo is under 20% of CPU use. Fan isn't works correct at all, and, how can i see - issue is mass, many people wrote this or other forums with same issue. 
 
Only fix, i've found is undervolting CPU to 85% by Windows power management. Is that solution? Don't think.
 
When this issue will be fixed? Want to see official comments from Lenovo.
 
 
Mod's Edit: Posting edited to conform to the Community Guidelines.

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Not sure whats going on with the website, I entered in my serial number to make sure I was getting the specific drivers.  But nearly all the pieces of hardware have two different drivers. I havent had to download any yet so far since I havent done too much.  But, when it came down to video card drivers it listed Nvidia drivers and when I tried to install it it said that the compatible hardware was not found. Shouldnt there be only one driver? I mean.. maybe multiple versions, but they are listed completely different so I would believe they are different drivers completely. 

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I have numerous devices that work just fine on other laptops running Windows 10 (64bit) or Windows 7 (64 Bit) however my Lenovo Flex 5-1570 (Type 81CA) does not recognize any of the USB 2.0 devices they come up in device manager as: This device is not configured correctly. (Code 1)Access is denied.To find a driver for this device, click Update Driver. I am logged in as the administrator so this should not be denied. When I attemp to "Update Driver" I get the following message: Windows encountered a problem installing the drivers for your device Windows found drivers for your device but encountered an error while attempting to installthem.Disk driveAccess is denied.If you know the manufacturer of your device, you can visit their website and check the supportsection for drivers. Any Assistance in correcting this issue would be appreciated.  

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Hi Sir i have problem about Fn key on the Lenovo Flex 14it can't press F1-F12 directly because it must press the Fn+ these key.do you have the way for solve this problem? Best Reagard











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A:Lenovo Flex 14 Fn key problem

hi synes55
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community Forums!
 
When you press the Power to turn it on start hitting the Fn+F2 and F2 only simultaneously.
It should get you to a bios settings
   Go to the Configuration tab and look for the "Hotkey Mode" option Toggle that to Disable the hit F10 or Fn+F10 to save and Exit
 
It should switch the use of F keys to legacy
 
Hope this helps
Cheers!
 
 




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I need Windows 8
I need a really small laptop
I need fast booting
I need to have 20+ Chrome tabs open + a few more on Firefox

I was thinking of getting the LENOVO Flex 10
Seems really cheap. Has a touch screen

Good idea? Bad idea?

Thanks
OM
 

A:LENOVO Flex 10 + SSD - how fast?

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