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Lenovo Ideapad 510s 14IKB speaker issue - Sound muted randomly for several seconds in the beginning

Q: Lenovo Ideapad 510s 14IKB speaker issue - Sound muted randomly for several seconds in the beginning

I bought Lenovo Ideapad 510s 14IKB a month ago. Till now everything was working great, but now I am expriencing weird issue with sound played back through speaker. When I play any sound (music or video file) through speaker, sometimes everything is fine, but very often sound is muted for 6 second in the begining and then it plays normally. When I connect headphones, I do not experience any issue.Anybody who experienced similar problems? I tried to uninstall audio driver, install it again, update driver, etc... Nothing helped.

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Operating System: Windows 10 HomeI just wanna know what is " lenovo modern im controller" it's plugins and related files to it. Is it harmful virus or spyware?It's using up pretty much memory. Can I just delete it or uninstall? Or just 'end task' from task manager ? 

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Hi Experts,Can anyone please tell me what is the max RAM capacity and frequancy of the RAM for Lenovo IDEAPAD 510S 14IKB (80UV003MIH). Thanks in advance.arno7













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A:Max RAM capacity and frequency of the RAM for Lenovo IDEAPAD 510S 14IKB (80UV003MIH)

Hi arno7, 
 
Welcome to the Community Forums. 
 
As per product specification:
8GB max / 2133MHz DDR4, one 260-pin SO-DIMM socket
 
Similar to those shown on the hardware manual (page26):
DDR4-1866 MHz / 2133 MHz / 2400 MHz, SODIMM 1 (max 8 GB)
 
Hope this help answer your query.
 
Regards

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The task manager shows that lenovo ideapad 510s-14ikb has 4 ram slots.  is that correct.Here is the screenshot.Thanks


























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Hello, I was wondering if anyone has had issues with the headphone recognition with this particular model. I have gone into control panel to see if the headphones were set as the default sound, but they are not even being  recognized. I restarted the computer once and it worked, but nothing seems to work now. Any help or info would be greatly appreciated! Thanks!

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My fan is continuously on even at low CPU temps.  Ideapad 510S 14IKB Model 80UV001BUS. On average, my CPU#1 ,#2, and CPU Package temperatures are around 33-35C (89-94F).  I'm using Open Hardware Monitor to get CPU temps.  The fan never stops.  I updated to the latest BIOS and latest ACPI Power Management drivers. Thank you for any ideas.

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Hello,I have a big Problem! I can't use my Ideapad because of the Harddisk Security won't work.  I set a master and a user Password for my Hard Disk, for secure my data.But now if I start my Ideapad there comes a blue Window with following information: Harddisk SecurityLock SATA Port 0 Samsung MZYT*******-000L2 If I press the Enter-Key or some other key, nothing happens. there will not appear a pop up for password question ...  So please help me 

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Please help me....after update bios my pc is booting but not display any things. Pc fan is running and also keyboard lightig.I tried to access into bios setting, and also recovery setting but not showing any thing only black screen help me....????

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I bought a new laptopb,  everything is going well' except the fan sound..the problem is that the fan running althought that the cpu temperature is 35... its not really noisy, but it bothering that the fan starts cooling the cpu althought the cpu is not hot!! so why the fan is running all the time? its normal for the fan to run at 35 temperature? what should i do? is it normal activity?

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Hi, i just got my Lenovo 510S-14IKB today. Everything is working fine, its super fast in comparison to my old laptop. Only problem is, that the fan seems to run all the time and is making noticable noise. the temperature of the cpu aer all in the range of 20 only the hd was at 34. so normally that are not temperatures where cooling is needed. If i let the notebook idle for 2 min it goes dead silent but starts again even if i just scroll down a homepage. And even if i start programms whicht take more resources, the fan does not get louder. Is there anyway to controll the fan? Help would be really appreciated, Thanks in advance and sorry for my bad english  

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Brand new Laptop bought just a month ao.For initial few days sound was perfect from both speakers and headphones.All of a sudden,speaker sound started dyingdown after just a few seconds.When muted and restored,sound starts for a few seconds before dying out. When connected to LCD TV through HDMi ports,sound was ok one day.But the next time,there was no sound. All through sound from headphones is ok without any issue. Tried troubleshooting but nothing changed.

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Hello Sorry If this is in the wrong place but I couldn't find a board for IdeaPad 700. I've had this laptop for a decent while (almost a year) and although it hasn't really bothered me much in the past, it's really starting to bother me now as I'm now usually in an area with more people (libraries, lecture theatres etc.). Everytime I start up my laptop, I can hear a constant crackling sound (which would continue until I shut down the laptop but would continue again right as I turned it back on) and sometimes a beep or two but mainly from underneath my laptop where the fans are located or where my right speakers are located. I'm not sure if it is a sound card issue or a driver issue as I don't hear anything like that through my headphones and the sound is perfect, however, the crackling noise still continues on my laptop itself. When I play music or watch any video through my speakers, the sound from the left speaker seems fine but the sound from the right speakers sometimes becomes distorted and you can hear like a quiet mumbling sound of the music or video underneath. I've also noticed that when I am using my scroll wheel on my mouse or scrolling using my touch pad, the crackling gets louder but as soon as I stop scrolling, it goes back to its "normal" crackling sound. I'm not sure if this is enough information but I really have no other idea of how to accurately describe the sound. I've also tried changing driver versions but it did not seem to work or do anything... Read more

A:Lenovo IdeaPad 700-15ISK crackling sound (speaker?)

Hi VinceZent , 
 
Welcome to the Community Forums. 
 
Try booting on the BIOS using the Novo key (item6 page6) to turn on and press a bit on the scrolling on the touchpad.
Check if same sound appears booting on another live media is available.
 
Reviewing the placement of the touchpad to the systemfan and right speakers , I think mechanically is an issue with the fan. Pressure can be done by the touchpad passing it to the fan and underlying structure including the speakers as ,maybe just a cable on the wrong place since expected that it would be silent on this model. 
 
You don't have to change on the softwares but I would encourage you giving technical support a call for in warranty service and option that you can decide on. 
 
Hope this help answer your query.
Update us how things go.
 
Regards

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hi i wanna know is that possible to insert a 16g ram  as the manual said only 8g max because i find its kind of slow sometime . thanks

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Does Lenovo ideapad 310-14IKB support Windows 10 Pro?

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I have a Lenovo Ideapad 320S-14IKB (Model: 80X400G5IN) with 1 TB HDD. The HDD is slow. I want to upgrade to an SSD. Can the HDD be upgraded in this model (or) does it have an extra slot for HDD + SSD memory? Will Lenovo support/service be able to help me upgrade it?     

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Hi everybody, I have issue with new 520S-14IKB. I bought it 5 days ago.Installed Windows 10 and updated to latest version. Installed all drivers from Lenovo support site. Laptop freezes randomly few times a day. I can't get patternt, because it sometimes crashes while watch youtube, sometimes when swithcing windows, sometimes just by using some text editor. It just stucks, I can't click anywhere, cant switch windows with alt+tab, can't open task manager. I can move mouse and that is it.No any message, no "not responding" message.When I put it on sleep by pressing power button, and turn it on again it runs normally, as nothing happened.It is becoming really anoying because I can't find out what causes the problem. I tried everything I could find on web, also installing intel graphic driver from Intel site manually, turning off Link state power management for PCI express which I found on internet as solutions for windows 10 crashing. I am getting really desperate about this and thinking about returning laptop to my seller back. Can anybody help please?Thanks in advance.Kind regards

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Wondering what RAM modules people have upgraded their Lenovo Ideapad 510s (80UV001BUS) with. Looks like it only has one slot and is only upgradeable to 16GB. What about speed and latency? Crucial has different speeds and latency listed. http://www.crucial.com/usa/en/compatible-upgrade-for/Lenovo/ideapad-510s-(14-inch) It has ones at 2133MHz, 2400MHz and 2666Mhz and latencies from 15, 16 and 17. Only a $14 difference between their cheapest 2133MHz and their most expensive 2666MHz. Newegg sells other modules at the 2666MHz speed that Crucial says is the max that seem compatible. Patriot Viper 16GB DDR4 2666 PV416G266C8S at CL18 and HyperX Impact 16GB DDR4 2666 HX426S15IB2/16 at CL15. The numbers make the HyperX look like the best for this laptop with it being $14 more than Crucial's fastest module. Newegg also has 2800MHz and 3000MHz offerings too. Does this chipset support those speeds? The 2800MHz being made by Patriot and the 3000MHz made by G.SKILL. The latency on the G.SKILL module is CL16, so pretty good but considerably more expensive. $27 more than Crucial's fastest and $13 more than HyperX's fastest and its on sale right now (retails at $180.99). Whats the fastest RAM the Intel HM170 chipset can support and will this laptop allow it? Intel shows that the i7-7500U supports up to 32GB memory size and DDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600 memory types, yet Crucial says it can support 2666MHz, feeling confused. My main goal is to p... Read more

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Afternoon all, I'm hoping someone can help! 
 
I've been trying to set up my skype on my laptop ready for a meeting tomorrow and it appears I have no driver actually instaleld for my webcam. I have looked online for ideas on how to fix this but I seem to be drawing a blank so far. There is no driver showing in device manager at all so it's not even just an update thats needed. 
 
Hope someone can help as my meeting tomorrow morning is really important. 
 
Thanks in advance  
 
Moderator note: Title edited for clarity.
 
 

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Hi!i have new - Lenovo IdeaPad 510S-13i am trying to  install windows 7 with iso on usb.i have this error: ? what is the solution?i should  use the legacy support or uefi in boot bios menu? thanks for the help

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Looking into buying the Lenovo Ideapad 510s, I see "Up to 8GB" listed as supported memory. However, I've done some research and some Lenovo laptops, while they also only support 8GB of memory officially, can be and have been safely upgraded to 16 GB of RAM. My question is: Is this true of the 510s? The CPU specifications page from Intel for the 6200U/6500U both say 16 GB is no problem, and Crucial even has a 16GB dimm listed as "guaranteed compatible" for this model--I'm not sure, though, if this means it will work but only recognize 8 GB or if 16 GB is truly Ok. Is there any reason 16 GB could not be used? Perhaps some motherboard memory controller limitation? I would love to have some input on this before deciding on whether or not to purchase this laptop. Thanks!

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Hi,  I?ve had my laptop for about 2 nearly 3 years now. About two days ago it stopped working for some reason. When I looked into it the WiFi adaptor (Intel Core i3) was for some reason disabled and despite having admin access, it would not  enable it successfully, even when I tried it just remained disabled and trouble shooter just states there is an issue with the WiFi adaptor and it cannot solve it.i have so far tried the network connections, troubleshooter and the device manager but both are not working. Is there a relatively simple solution that I?ve overlooked? I can remember it doing this before but I can?t remember how to turn it back on. 

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Hello, can someone please tell me if the lenovo Ideapad 320-14IKB 80XK013B Core i7 has wireless compatibility 802.11 A/C? Thank you!!

A:lenovo Ideapad 320-14IKB 80XK013B Core i7 a/c?

Based on the below if you click on "wireless adapters" on the left side your laptop has
 
https://pcsupport.lenovo.com/us/en/products/laptops-and-netbooks/300-series/320-14ikb/80xk/80xk013ba...
 

 
 

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I have bought the Lenovo IdeaPad 520s about a year ago, and it came with the following specifications:Intel Core i5 7200U8GB DDR4 RAM1TB HDD As I have searched the internet, I have stumbled upon the fact that some models come with an M.2 SSD + HDD. I want to buy an M.2 SSD, but I am wondering if my laptop model supports it because I have researched and found that some models come with the slot, but it seems that it can be electronically disabled. Here is more information about my model:520S-14IKB (Type 80X2) Laptop (ideapad)Machine Type Model: 80X2006AGE 

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Hello! I am opening this thread here because I haven't found any specifics about the HDMI version on this model despite searching a lot, which is quite baffling to be honest. This model (320-14IKB) has an HDMI port but it's version is not specified. Notice that I am not asking for FPS for gaming since I know the HD Graphics 620 is not really suited for that. I just want to know how high of a raw refresh rate I can achieve through the HDMI port.

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Hello I just bought this laptop last week and I am already having trouble with the sound. I have recorded something on Adobe Audition, but when I hear it back, it sounds choppy with the volume. I did update the sound card, but it still sounds choppy. What else can I do to make it sound better?

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A few days ago, my Lenovo Ideapad 510S keyboard backlight stopped working. Formerly, pressing Fn-Space switched the keyboard light on and off. Now the computer does not respond to Fn-Space. I am running Windows 10 . I reinstalled the energy/power management driver from the Lenovo Homepage as advised in a similar post but it didn't help. Please help. CheersAkash

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A few days ago, my Lenovo Ideapad 510S keyboard backlight stopped working. Formerly, pressing Fn-Space switched the keyboard light on and off. Now the computer does not respond to Fn-Space. I am running Windows 10 . I reinstalled the energy/power management driver from the Lenovo Homepage as advised in a similar post but it didn't help. Please help. CheersAkash

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Without using the NOVO button (am booting  in full legacy mode), what keyboard keys do I press to 1) access the boot menu at power on2) access the BIOS at power on for this Lenovo Ideapad 310-14IKB thank you for your help

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Hi AllI have one of these laptops and i have 2 questions. 1) What battery life should i expect from it during basis tasks like just surfing the www?2) Can this battery be replaced by me when it no longer holds decent charge? If so, is there any instruction how to do this and where can i buy a battery from? I can't find any info on the net, perhaps as this is quite a new model (?) Many thanks 

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Hey I've got a question about the keyboard in my Lenovo,The keyboard's FN button isn't working and furthermore the button ALT is taking the funcionality of the FN key.Examples:1. FN + any F key = does not work2. ALT + any F key = does the funcionality of the FN buttonSo the FN is switched with the ALT partly because the FN does not work at all!Any help ?NOTE, laptop was bought yesterday

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Hi, I would be interested in buying an Ideapad 520S-14IKB, but I have a tiny keyboard issue! As I'm based in Italy, I'd buy one with an Italian keyboard, but I'd really like to replace it with an US one. So, the question is easy: is it possible to do it? And if it is, where can I buy the keyboard, how expensive would it be and how can I install it? Thanks!

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I'm planning to buy this laptop: http://www3.lenovo.com/us/en/laptops/ideapad/ideapad-700-series/Lenovo-IdeaPad-720S-14IKB/p/80XC0047... But the Wireless on this laptop is 1x1. I wanted to know if I could replace that card with a faster Intel 8265 card. 

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Hi All, I'm using Lenovo Ideapad 320S-14IKB 81BN004YID I5 8250U, Previously I have upgraded my RAM into 8 GB. and now I have a plan to upgrade my SSD (M.2), my priority SSD M.2 : 1. SAMSUNG EVO 970 M.2 NVME 250GB (My first priority)2. SAMSUNG EVO 860 M.2 250 GBbut, I have some concern, are both of those SSD is compatible with my notebook? mainly on "SAMSUNG EVO 970 M.2 NVME", since this SSD is my first priority.  or anyone has a better option? rather than my options?  Thank you  

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I have a visnic 30000 power bank.I tryed to charge my Lenovo IdeaPad 510s 13 80SJ0079IV with the dc output but it doesn't charge.This is the power bank I have: https://www.ebay.com/itm/Vinsic-Dual-30000mAh-External-Battery-Chargers-PC-Laptop-Power-Bank-4-5A-19...Can It charge my Lenovo IdeaPad 510s 13 80SJ0079IV ?Thank you

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Every few minutes the microphone (F4), airplane mode (F7)  and split screen mode (F10) keys keep toggling on and off without me clicking on them. How can I resolve this issue? Thanks! David

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Hello,I buy a new laptop Lenovo ideapad 520s-14IKB (type  80X20), and now when I use the laptop is freezing after few time, I use lenovo check to detect the issue but the laptop is pass.Thanks.

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Hi. My fingerprint scanner worked when I got the laptop November 2017 and then all of a sudden it stopped working.I thought it might have been an update for Windows or problems with the Lenovo Drivers.It showed up on and off in the Device Manager area but always with the Error Code 10 when it did show up.Most if the time it wasnt even on the list.I have done all the steps ive read from unistalling and reinstalling drivers, updating bios, clearing TPM on both windows and bios, Windows In-Place Upgrade,etc.... NOTHINGhas worked. Spoke to Lenovo Live HelpNothing worked they told me to contact Microsoft. Spoke to Microsoft Live HelpNothing worked. They could not get it fixed. Now after a BIOS update that Lenovo suggested it showed up again but now says:Currently, this hardware device is not connected to the computer. (Code 45)To fix this problem, reconnect this hardware device to the computer.Pic attached. Then it disappeard again from the Device Manager List! After trying all this....is this what I think it is??Hardware malfunction and I will need to send it back to Lenovo for replacement?? Wanted to hear all your thoughts! errorgone from device manager list 

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Hello! I am opening this thread here because I haven't found any specifics about the HDMI version on this model despite searching a lot, which is quite baffling to be honest. This model (320-14IKB) has an HDMI port but it's version is not specified. If I were to connect a 144hz monitor in this port, how high of a refresh rate would I be able to achieve? I read somewhere that HDMI v1.4+ can achieve 120hz, while older versions can only do 60hz at maximum. Notice that I am not asking for FPS for gaming since I know the HD Graphics 620 is not really suited for that. I just want to know how high of a raw refresh rate I can achieve through the HDMI port.

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Dear users, I am trying to do a windows 10 clean installation on my new lenovo Ideapad 320S 14IKB. However, when I start the installation Windows cant detect eny drive on my computer. May I ask for advice to solve this issue?. I attach a picture. Many thanks

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Hi all,
 
I bought yesterday an Lenovo ideapad 320S 14IKB.(80x4) Lenovo vantage shows me a bios update V.4QCN43WW but when i try to install it says it failed. my current bios version is 4QCN36WWV1.06.
I just have it for one day and yesterday i got so called `blue screen` error so i checked the updates thinking it might help but can not get it to install successfully, any help will be appreciated
 
thanks
 
Moderator note: post moved to appropriate forum.  Model number edited for readability.

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Can I use my usb-c 3.1 gen 1 port for loading my laptop from a powerbank?

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