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I need to know how to install the finger tactile and where to find the program. thank you in advance javier

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Just purchased X1C7 with 1TB SSD M.2 2280 NVMe TLC OPAL. When reading the User Guide, on page 44, I came across this section: Use Power Loss Protection function (for selected models) For models shipped with an NVMe (Non-Volatile Memory express) M.2 solid-state drive, the M.2solid-state drive features the Lenovo-unique PLP (Power Loss Protection) function to avoid dataloss or damage. On very rare occasions, your computer is not responding and you might have to shutdown your computer by pressing and holding the power button for about seven seconds. In this case,the PLP function enables key data of your computer to be saved timely. However, there is no guarantee that all data is saved in any situation. (Emphasis added by me). To check the type of your M.2 solid-state drive:1.  Restart the computer. When the logo screen is displayed, press F10 to enter the Lenovodiagnostics window.2.  On the TOOLS tab, select SYSTEM INFORMATION ? STORAGE using the arrow keys.3.  Locate the Device Type section to check the information.  This is very startling.  I have two questions: 1.    What does this mean to me?  Is my data at risk of loss in case of power failure? 2.    The title of the section is "Use Power Loss Protection......"  Do I have to enable something to USE it, or is it enabled automatically. I've searched the entire Lenovo Knowledgebase, and done google searches for Lenovo PLP, Len... Read more

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Hi,I have a brand new Carbon X1 5th Gen and just bought the Explorer VR headset. I run Windows 10 with everything updated. I cant get my VR headset to work, as it is complaining about an unsupported driver from Intel. When trying to update it to the one supporting Mixed Reality, its fails during the installation, and refers to Lenovo. Where can I find the supported Intel driver for my X1 Carbon so I can my Lenovo Explorer to work. Its really sad that two products from the same company doesnt seamlessly connect/update so things work.

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Lenovo Gen 4(20FC) Carbon loses audio after Lenovo System Update We have several of the Gen 4 X1 Carbons here at work and they work fine until Lenovo system updates gets run. We have had 4 people run the system updates and now the system has no audio. If you click the audio icon in the try, windows begins diagnosing the system. If you try to install a different driver, it fails with code 1. No matter if you uninstall, reinstall, different versions of the driver....nothing seems to restore the audio. I finally did a system restore to before lenovo system update was run and the audio returned to working. It seems to be a software problem but I would really like to know if there is some way to get it working without having to restore every time someone runs lenovo system update. 

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Hello,    I am looking to replace my aging Lenovo T420S and Lenovo x1 Carbon 1st generation. They have both served me well and I am happy with both.  I like the touch of Carbon but don?t use it that often. The machine will be perosnla machine but will be used for personal and business/work use. I saw the T460S and x1 Yoga yesterday at our IT department. I like the built quality of Lenovo T460S including keyboard but found X1 Yoga to be fragile. I couldn?t get my hands on X1 Carbon 4th generation and found out that it doesn?t have touch anymore. The weight difference is minimal between the three machines and I personally like the weight, feel and ruggedness of Lenovo T460S. Bottom line is does anyone have experience with these three machines? I can afford to replace only one machine now and it will be fully loaded (i7, 16GB and 1Tb PCIe-NVME drive). Is x1 Yoga rugged and reliable? The difference between X1 Carbon 4th Gen and T460S seems minimal. Thank You!Subhash

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Hello, Please help/
My Lenovo X1 Carbon Gen 3 screen flickers from sleeping and stabilizes/ I can also see a strip on screen.
Anybody with an idea how to solve this?
Have upgraded the graphic drivers from Lenovo website
Best, 
Dennis

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Hi I am undecided between purchasing Lenovo X1 carbon 5th Gen or 6th Gen. I must have a 4G LTE as I travel a lot . There is a waiting time for 3-4 weeks to get a 6th Generataion compared to 1-2 days for 5th Generation Is there a big difference in terms of performance and battery life between this two ie worth waiting 4 weeks for a 6th Gen Thank you

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Hier j'ai éteint mon pc a la batterie pleine, aujourd'hui il ne reponds plus même si je le charge !Je suis photographe et j'ai TOUTES les photos d'un mariages d'une cliente dans le pc.Comment recuperer mes documents ?Si je l'envoye en reparation vont-ils supprimer mes documents ?   

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Hi, I am trying to install a SIM card for my new X1 Carbon 6th gen with product number 20KH007BMX but Windows 10 does not seem to recognize this and says "Insert SIM". I heard from a collegue that has the same model that the hardware is there but that there are no drivers yet to support this. Can someone bring lights on this? As from the specs on the psref site, it´s a bit unclear if it´s the SIM or SIM card reader that´s not included http://psref.lenovo.com/Detail/ThinkPad/ThinkPad_X1_Carbon_6th_Gen?M=20KH007B%2B%2B

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I recently acquired what I believe is the 2nd generation X1 Carbon (the one with the i7 4600U in it anyway), however the fan seems very loud and intrusive. Is there anything that I can do about this?

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Hello,I hope someone can help. I was using my laptop yesterday and out of the blue the screen went light blue and showed some error. After a while I switched it off and now i cannot switch it on again. When I try to switch it on the power button and the keyboard light up but the screen won't switch on. I tried pressing the button for several seconds and releasing a few times but it wouldnt work. I also tried to reset it through the pinhole but nothing happens when i press the reset button. lastly, i tried connecting it to another monitor via an hdmi cable - but the monitor stays black.Can someone help please? I have lots of work saved on my laptop and I am not quite sure how to retrieve it now. thanks

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For two days I haven't been able to run Lenovo Vantage on the x1 carbons.  I can on a p1 and yoga.  Is it down for carbons?

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Hi, I just got new X1C 5th gen 2 days ago. Yesterday i have installed it and used for the night. Everything was fine.This morning when i press the power button it is not starting at all.Tried to do "Reset" with a small hole it has. After resetting, when i press the power button, it turns lights on for a 1 second then again shuts down completely.I have it fully charged as the light seen as Green.I also see the ThinkPad's "i" as on, as it looks like in sleep mode.Really upset about this. Any idea? any Known issues?Thanks

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I have been buying X1 carbons since gen 1 and I just recieved 5 Gen 4 carbons.  We image all our X1's prior to deployment and I am disapointed that they are no longer including the eithernet dongle with the laptop and they changed the port to the a new onelink plus so none of my old dongles will work.  I have a couple of lenovo USB dongles that I use to use to image the gen 1 X1 carbons.  I am tying to use the usb dongle but it doesn't get regconized by the bios.  Any ideas?  I have orderned the a new onelink plus adapter but they are back ordered everywhere and I have 5 X1's I need to get imaged. Thanks,

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I've bought thinkpad x1 carbon 6th gen one week ago. It is hot during charging. Is this normal or something wrong?

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x1 wont start. Only green LED next to charging port. Any help??? 1. Tried another power adapter2. Reset from bottom side3. Disconnect everything, only dc jack, lcd and keyboard connected but no luck

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Hello everybody, is there anybody that has upgraded his 3rd Gen X1 Carbon to a 1TB ssd? I'm running out of place and would like to have a bigger ssd and do not know which one I could use. I tried reading in the forums, but was not able to find out which SSD would work. Somehow NVMe is not supported, it has to be a PCIe SSD (I think), but I'm not too familiar with these things. I looked at the new Samsung SM961 1TB that is just coming out, would that be able to work?The specs are here: https://gzhls.at/blob/ldb/c/4/4/9/618ff48c1c0dc799c9442fd598fa06935527.pdf Any help would be deeply appreciated.Regards,Jochen

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Hello,in my company I am connected per LAN and WLAN, interchanging. When I am out, the laptop automatically changes to LTE and gets the signal too. It seems to be connected.However, there is no internet connection.I tried disabling/enabling Cellular, I checked the Network Connection Properties (IP4/6), I tried ipconfig /release and /renew.Only reboot seems to help.It happens also when going from my home, where I am only connected via WLAN. All drivers are up to date, I checked manually over Lenovo page. Also I installed Windows 10 anew, the problem presented itself before and after the new installation of Windows. Windows 10 Windows Update state is about 2-3 weeks old. The problem did not exist from the beginning, it only began some time in the fall, if I am not mistaken, so I am suspecting the last Windows 10 Upgrade (Fall Creators Update). Any ideas, anything known? Thank you

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Hi, i just bought a new Carbon X1 but the fingerprint sensor doens't work. I think it did work (something happened) before i installed the updates that it wanted me to do right away but couldn't be certain.I've not used windows for a lot of years (this has win 10 Pro) so its all a bit of a mystery. There are lots of suggestions on the internet that it was the updates that caused the problem "Windows Hello is not available for this device" (or something to that effect). I have tried some of them but got nowhere, except i uninstalled and reinstalled the driver and now its worse (has a yellow triangle error next to it in device manager).Question is what do i do about it. its a mission to take it back to where i bought it, though i can. Suggestions?

A:Lenovo Carbon X1 (4thgen)

See if this document will help you, otherwise contact Lenovo support for assistance, and if they cannot fix the problem, I would return the laptop.https://support.lenovo.com/us/en/solutions/ht104227

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Hi All I have just updated the Bios on my 2016 Lenovo X1 Carbon and now the splash screen which normally shows Lenovo in all black with white text has now got a RED box around the Lenovo text. Anyone else have this? Type: 20FB-003TUK (6th Gen) Regards Stu

A:Lenovo X1 Carbon 2016

Yeah, it change with a new logo.u can check the change log (New) Updated the logo screen at start up.support.lenovo.com/us/en/products/Laptops-and-netbooks/ThinkPad-X-Series-laptops/ThinkPad-X1-Carbon-... I'm a ThinkPad fans, and a Chinese Lenovo employee. My English is not good. That's all.

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Hey everyone. I was looking to buy a new laptop this year after using my MBP for like 7 years now. After making a long term decision of not buying the newest 6g X1 Carbon because there are still some things that trouble me a little, i've listed some improvements i think that need to be made before i can consider this the perfect laptop it almost could have been (in order of importance):change aspect ratio (something like 3:2)improve reflection on HDR screenmake machines compatible out of the box with widespread linux distros like ubuntu out of the box (no driver issues, no deep sleep bugs,...)option for no fingerprint reader (it kills the design a little bit and there are some people who still dont use it at all; i know you can deactivate it)updated webcam (could be considered an important thing for some business people if you ask me)updated speakers; the ones being used now are on the low end of "OK" and i think there is def some room to upgrade even if its not designed as a media deviceof course if possible id love to see some graphics and RAM upgrades aswell but for a notebook as thin as this one i think those specs might need to suffice for another 2-3 generations.et another thing about blowing air outside the right side where your mouse potentially is could get a rework aswell.let me know what you think; obviously everyone has different wants and needs for a machine but if the maxed out or even just standard device is that expensive some of those suggestions above could ... Read more

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Dear Lenovo Community, I recently bought a refurbished X1 Carbon 3rd gen Laptop from an polish reseller. The build-in keyboard has british layout - well not really though. Wikipedia says that british keyboards are in qwerty layout. My Laptop however, has the Y and Z keys switched. Can you tell me, what keyboard I'm using? Would be helpful to know which keyboard layout to select with my next Linux Debian install. Kind regards, Dennis

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I'm trying to ascertain the warranty status of my Lenovo X1 Carbon, which was purchased second hand recently here in the UK. Inputting the serial number into the online system suggests that the machine still has warranty until 28/01/2019. But since I am not the original owner, will I still be covered by this warranty? I had thought that the warranty goes with the machine, until checking over the phone earlier today, when the agent suggested that I would need the original invoice/proof of purchase to be covered by the warranty. I had not thought that this was the case, and that I did not need documentation to claim the warranty. Could someone clarify this issue for me please? I have been trying to contact Lenovo by phone again for confirmation but their system appears to be down (I just get cut off every time).

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i have Lenovo X1 carbon 3rd generation win 7 64-bit is installedi am facing the problem with wireless On/off with  Fn+ F8  key which is not working and unable to disable/enable it, i updated the hotkey drivers, power managment, chipset, driver and even reinstall the wireless drivers but not work for meplease share the soloution what to do with it .

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So my laptop battery WILL NOT charge unless its BELOW 90%. Is that a thing ??should I be worried??PS I bought it 7days ago and its latest carbon X by Lenovo.

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Hi,I have A second gen X1 carbon with an INtel ssd (180go).I see many topics for this subject.But i'm a little afraid to buy the wrong ssd.Can you confirm that's this model is the correct one?https://www.amazon.fr/Crucial-CT500MX500SSD4-interne-MX500-500Go/dp/B077SQ8J1V/ref=dp_ob_title_ceThank's a lot!

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I recently acquired what I believe is the 2nd generation X1 Carbon (the one with the i7 4600U in it anyway), however the fan seems very loud and intrusive. Is there anything that I can do about this?

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Hello guys I'm in a bit of a predicament. The other day I left my thinkpad x1 carbon out on the porch, and it ended up raining. After I found it again, I brought it inside and let it dry out. I did not know that you are supposed to take the battery out immediatly. Right now, the laptop will not light up when a charging cord is inserted, nor will it turn on (I don't hear any sounds either). Unfourtuately for me, there are no signs of life for the laptop. However, I'm not worried about an intrusive repair. The state of the laptop right now is the motherboard is out laying on a counter for tests I was doing with a voltmeter. Here are the results of those: Battery voltage---19 which means the battery is good (I think)BIOS Battery voltage-3 which means that battery is good (I think) When the charger is plugged into the motherboard the battery pins on the motherboard are getting 8 volts (not sure weather thats good or not  I don't know what to do from here. One of my theories is that the charging usb c pcb is broken but I'm really not sure. I did notice that the usb c ports have some corrosion on the outside.  I have a bunch of pictures. If you are interested, just reply to this post. I would like to get this up and running.Thanks,Brett

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Hi guys,I've a Lenovo X1 Carbon with Intel CPU 6th generation with an Intel Graphics UHD 620 with Windows 10 updated and also BIOS updated.  It does not work well with Thunderbolt 3 -> DisplayPort 4k Monitor. It connects sometimes, but most part of the times, it does not work. Sometimes it works, sometimes not, and it keeps not detecting the 4k monitor. Any clue? Almost every morning, I spent like 1 hour trying to make it work! I tried several drivers from Intel also. Until now, I did not have any luck.I'm able to help to troubleshoot the problem, if any of developers need, just contact me. Any ideas to solve my problem? Thank you!

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Hey, I saw that intel has made a m.2 ssd with size of 1TB name of it is Intel 540 M.2 SSD 1TB so i wanna know will this ssd even work on the x1 carbon 3rd gen 20BS??? /Thanks

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hello,,i try to find the driver for lenovo x1 carbon driver " sms/mms " or sim card driver it seems not listed or missing can any one expert tell me this driver

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Hi,
My laptop is Lenovo Thinkpad x1 Carbon. Almost everyday my laptop falls to bluescreen and reset itself. I have attached my dump files and my bluescreen image.
Before i tried to update my ssd firmware but i couldn't be success.

CPU : Intel Core i5 - 3427U
8 GB Memory
Sandisk sd5sg2256g1052e

I am looking forward your answer and comments

A:Lenovo thnikpad x1 Carbon DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION

Your logs are not complete. Please download and run the attached file. Once finished attach the new files.

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Hello,I have the screen of my lenovo X1 carbon 7th that flashes sporadically.Everything is up to date on windows update and lenovo vantage.Do you have any idea where the problem might come from?software or hardware?thank you for your answers.

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Dear Lenovo Community, I just got my X1 2 weeks ago and wanted to add the Linux OS as an additinal OS on the X1.Now Windows is not booting anymore and I even have a hard time to get an bootable USB stick running.Can I access the build in Windows backup somehow?Linux OS is running smoothly ThanxGlyx

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Anyone experience issue on the function lock key F8 - Wireless function? All the hotkeys are working fine except for F8 on Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Gen 3 tablet. Tried updating Power Management driver and update hotkeys driver but still not working. Assistance and advice are very much appreciated. Model Type: 20KK

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Dear Lenovo Community, I just got my X1 2 weeks ago and wanted to add the Linux OS as an additinal OS on the X1.Now Windows is not booting anymore and I even have a hard time to get an bootable USB stick running.Can I access the build in Windows backup somehow?Linux OS is running smoothly ThanxGlyx

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Hey i just bought carbon x1 5tn but the screen brighness is not as i wishes... is there's any way to replace the x1 5gen lcd with x1 6gen lcd that he's gos much more brighness? 

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my Lenovo X1 Carbon lost Wifi connection and no wireless adapter is showing up in deviec manager or under network adapters. running windows 10. How do it get back to wifi?

A:Lenovo X1 carbon Wifi connection gone

Download and Reinstall the drivers from here:   WLAN Windows 10 64 Bit DriverWLAN Windows 10 32 Bit Driver: To determine which version of Windows 10 you have:Click "Start" > type in "Machine Name" a dialog box will pop up and under System Type will tell you whether you have 32 bit or 64 bit edition of Windows installed. Good luck.  

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Hello, I have a reoccurung bluescreen on my X1 Carbon. That is very...annoying...Does Anyone know how I can prevent this?

A:Reoccuring bluescreen Lenovo X1 Carbon

That error with vmswitch.sys is related to Microsoft's Hyper-V, so the first thing would be to update your network drivers to the latest, and if all else fails, and in you are running Windows 10 Pro, you can disable Hyper-V via Control Panel >> Programs and Features >> Turn Windows Features On and Off  if you are not using Hyper-V, or just want to disable it until you find a solution. Unfortunately you did not provide what exact X1 Carbon model/gen you have, so I cannot point you to the latest network adapter drivers for your system. Good luck,     

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I am trying to install ubuntu on my laptop.To book from USB, I changed the boot priority order and disabled the secure boot in BIOS but it is not working.Can you tell me how I can boot from USB on my laptop?  

A:Booting from USB on Lenovo X1 carbon 7th generation

Hello and welcome,
 
Neither of those things should be necessary.  Just hit F12 on a restart and select your usb drive "on the fly".  Ubuntu can boot in secure mode.
 
How was your USB drive prepared?
 
Z.

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my fan is always slowly spinning when i am doing nothing (cpu usage is around 5%, cpu and system temperature around 50 degrees) it is TOO NOISY !!, is there a way to lower my fan speed so it makes no audible noise or move the optimal cpu temperature from 50 up to 60 or 70 degrees so my fan speed is lowered (and eventually stops) when i am idling ?

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