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Can't get Pressure Sensitivity to work X230t

Q: Can't get Pressure Sensitivity to work X230t

So, I recently bought this X230 tablet/computer from a friend, but unfortunately, I cannot get pressure sensitivity to work, and it is rather frustrating. I have Windows 10, and Photoshop CS6. Any ideas?(Additionally, I apologize in advance-- I know pretty much nothing about Windows or lenovo in general. I have used a Mac for my whole life, and honestly, I am still getting used to the different key commands).

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I just got a used HP Compaq TC4400 laptop. I installed Windows 7 Professional 64-bit on it. I'd like to be able to use Paint Tool SAI on it with pressure sensitivity working. I have recently seen it working on one so I know it can be done. Can someone please tell me what driver/file/app/setting/etc. I need in order for this to work? Thank you!!!!

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7 works with WACOM tablet OOB, but there's no pressure sensitivity. If you install WACOM drivers you get pressure sensitivity but you lose almost all features of tablet PC support, e.g. the cursor becomes a normal mouse, you don't get the virtual keyboard side panel, and the right click doesn't work as designed. Has anyone resolved this issue?

A:WACOM digitizer and pressure sensitivity

My Wacom Bamboo Fun tablet works fine in Win7 64bit. I'm using the 5.1.0-4 Vista drivers.

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Here's the problem: I recently got a new computer with Windows 7 on it. I downloaded THE most recent Wacom driver for my intuous tablet but the pressure sensitity won't work. I think it has something to do with the fact that I can't save any software into the folder called Program Files which is always a folder where software goes. There's a strange folder I've never seen before called "Program Files (x86)" and some software doesn't approve of the strange characters; this is the folder that the software is installing on (unless the software rejects it). On my new computer, "Program Files" folder a read-only folder and I can't remove the read-only setting even though I'm the administrator. I get an error message saying "An error occurred in applying attributes to the file: C:\Program Files\Commo...\Alphabet.xml Access is denied."

I've saved Photoshop into a folder that I made called "Graphics Programs." So, my tablet is working just like a mouse except there is no pressure sensitivity for programs like Painter and Photoshop and probably Illustrator is the same. This is a huge problem for me. I also tried reinstalling the graphics software thinking that maybe it didn't work because it was there before I installed the tablet's driver...this didn't work.

I went to the control panel and opened the tablet settings. It allows me to test pressure sensitivity there and everything looks setup properly.

Anyways, it would be nice to fix this ... Read more

A:HELP! Wacom tablet has no pressure sensitivity!

hi sillylady , are you using the 64bit version of the operating system ? if so did you download the 64bit version of the graphic tablet's driver?

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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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Hello.I'm an artist that just got the Flex 3 and I want to use the touchscreen for drawing on Paint Tool Sai rather than my Wacom tablet, so it's one less thing to carry around, but I'm not sure if I have to edit the screens pressure sensitivity in the settings or if I need a specific stylus for it. I've tried to edit Sai's settings but it didnt seem to work. If anyone can help me with this issue that'd be appriciated.

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Works on almost every other program (Sketchable, Manga Studio EX, Leonardo, Sketchbook Pro) very odd that it doesnt work for PS and Painter

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Suddenly today my tablet doesn't have pressure sensitivity in any programs. Tried all my usual tricks to get it working again and have even reinstalled the drivers but nothing works. What can I do?
I have a Vistablet original.

A:Graphics tablet lost pressure sensitivity

  
Quote: Originally Posted by inaniloquent


Suddenly today my tablet doesn't have pressure sensitivity in any programs. Tried all my usual tricks to get it working again and have even reinstalled the drivers but nothing works. What can I do?
I have a Vistablet original.


it seems to have pressure sensitivity in photoshop now, but not in my main drawing program paint tool sai.

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Hi.
I can't work out how to open a new topic, so I post my problem here and hope that someone is so kind and tries to help me anyways and possibly even moves this to the correct place.
I bought a ThinkPad yoga 12 with wacom display about 2 years ago and from the beginning I had problems with the pressure sensitivity in Photoshop cs6 extended. Every few strokes a get a big fat ugly one. I posted the problem at Adobe but they weren't any help really. At some point I just gave up on it. Iz makes me really sad, because that waa the main reason why I bought that laptop. I would be so greatful if someone could help me fix this.
Best wishes
Belinda 
 
Moderator edit: Matched Subject to content.

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I have an HP Envy x360 touch laptop and I bought a HP Active Stylus from HP.com. The pen worked in the screen to draw but the pressure sensitivity has not worked. I have tried changing all the settings in Windows and looked for updated drivers, but nothing changes the pressure sensitivity. Has anyone used the Active Stylus and gotten it to work on an HP Envy x360?

A:HP active stylus pressure sensitivity not working on HP Envy...

Hi Brian, HP Envy x360 Touchscreen Notebook has Capacitive screen, that means it responds to electro discharge when we touch the screen bare handed. So the Notebook screen will not repond/bare minimum respond to Pressure Sensitive HP Active Stylus as it works on the principle of Resistive where you have to apply little pressure. So You can check with a Capacitive Stylus as most of the Smart Phones has*.   ****Click the White thumb to say thanks********Please mark Accept As Solution if it solves your problem********I am an HP Employee****




I work for HP.

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A question about the deliver mouse (no wireless) with USB connection. By a minimum pressing on the sroll wheel, it activate by itself de "tact switch" to activate the Microsoft app "Auto scroll" modus.  Mostly without the knowledge from the user. As a result into (from view of the customer) a strange behaviour of his PC.  Study the Autoscroll app and you understand what I mean. Read the forums with a lot of complains about this item.Example: Help, my PC make me crazy.......... Reason: The mechanical pressure resistance on the scroll wheel is negligible. Therefore,  I open the mouse by myself andI was a little bit amazed  because HP used for the "tact switch" component (scroll wheel pressure detection) the most sensitive selection (minimum pressure needed to make contact). I replace it into another type (red color) and from now on it is a magnificent example how to use it conscious. The identification (mechanical pressure) from these components are to be  recognize on the form and the top bottom  color. Also the "click" noise on the original product is almost not audible by the customer, therefore the confusion........... My question is:   Is this a mistaken product (mouse) and is this topic well-know in the HP community ?With kind regards,Trumb

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There's absolutly no mention about the pressure sensitivity level on Dell Inspiron 13 7373 + Dell Active Pen.
It's very important aspect when choosing touchscreen products with stylus.
Also, which pens do exactly work with Dell Inspiron 13 7373 and are they all have same pressure sensitivity level?

A:How much is the pressure sensitivity level of Dell Inspiron 13 7373 with its designated Dell Active Pen?

The system has a touchscreen - not a digitizer, so it's not going to be pressure sensitive at all.
If you want that feature, the only Dell that has it is the 13" XPS 2-in-one (XPS 9365).

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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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I have been trying to upgrade WIndows 10 Pro on my x230T to the Fall Creators update (1703 or 1709).  But each time it gets to 27%, it does its first reboot and then crashes and rolls back the installation. Microsoft support spent a bunch of time on it, and they couldn't get it to work.  They pointed me to the Lenovo Support page where it wasn't mentioned in the list of tested machines.Has anyone with an X230T get this update installed?

A:x230t, upgraded to msata, trying to get second hdd to work

Hello and welcome,
 
1st: your subject and content don't seem to match.  Do you in fact have multiple drives installed? Which one holds the OS you're trying to update?
 
2nd: are you trying to do the update via Windows Update?  Sometimes downloading the full installer and running setup from that - or even creating bootable media and running that - can get around WU failures.
 
Sorry I can't address x230t specifics.
 
Z.

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so this software form this website isnt working properly i get this error anyone know why?

it just shows up blank

here is the host site http://www.lab.envirex.cz/?page_id=3

A:This software wont work "Tablet Pressure Curve Tool"

Welcome to the forum,

Have you tried Run as Administrator

It states that it is "Alpha" software so I'm sure there are going to be bugs, you should let the developer know, it looks like he's got someplace to give feedback.

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Hi, on hindsight I should have asked this question at this forum first. But I was tired from doing all the researching and bit on an old x230 convertible laptop off ebay that supposedly has core i7 3520M, 4gb of ram, and 160gb ssd. It has been upgraded to windows 10. It has not arrived yet. At around $200, it seemed to me like a steal for the specs. I do think that these specs were user-upgraded and not factory-made so I cannot speak for the quality.I read rave reviews about this device, however, most were from several years ago. I never owed a device with this specs or a touchscreen laptop for that matter so I do not really know what to expect.I guess I will start out to see if anyone still second this as a solid convertible laptop in today's standard. Does windows 10 run well on it? Seem like a lot of people run into problems when upgrading to windows 10? Is there anything special about the touchscreen or is it just obsolete technology nowadays? I mean the most resource intensive thing I will do on this laptop is just playing some online flash games so I think it is way less than what it is capable of. I was just looking for a laptop that is upgradable and can stay relevant for a long time so did I make the right call? Any feedbacks are appreciated!

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Has anyone had any issues upgrading their x230T from Windows 7 to Windows 10? The installer demanded that I uninstall my Wacom ISD driver before upgrading, and I want to make sure there are available Wacom pen drivers for Windows 10. In addition, does the rest of the x230T features work with Windows 10 (i.e. trackpoint, fingerprint reader, volume/microphone, screen rotate, and ThinkVantage button)? I don't want my x230T to go from being a convertible laptop/tablet to being a regular old laptop with a spinny screen.

A:x230T and Windows 10

Same question here - would like to know whether there are driver issues with updating the x230t to Windows 10 before screwing up any functionality

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My X230 table fell on it side while a wireless mouse receiver was installed and damaged the usb port and knocked the chip behind  it out of place on the main board, I have attached a picture. Does anyone have a picture of the chip or know the name? I am trying to locate it to fix my machine.

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Hello Everyone, I recently dropped my x230T in my bag and although it and the hard drive was fine, I have noticed the fan goes to full speed whenever I boot the laptop or do anything, regardless of usage. The only thing that can calm it down is lenovo power manager when it boots in Windows but only barely. Any slightly cpu intesive task, the fan goes back to full speed. Any other OS, such as linux Mint, the fan will continue at full speed.  Has anyone encountered this issue before or has any advice on how to further diagnose the issue?  Kindly Appreciated,Adam 

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Hello people of the Lenovo forums. A friend of mine just gave me his Lenovo x230t, it looks like he tried formating it and handing it over to me but he didn't install all the drivers or what not. The laptop itself is from France (french keyboard) and I think when he installed the windows it was in french as well, I changed the setting and made it so everything is in english but when I installed the Lenovo System Update app it installed it in french and I cannot change it, same goes for Realtek. I went through this websites find and recommed me stuff to install, and it did install all the intel drivers and a bios update also I myself installed the driver that activates the tablet keys (screen rotate, task manager). My question is should I just clean install all over again? I got the windows key here so should I just reinstall the whole PC? its new so I got nothing important on it. If so, how should I go about it? I don't have the windows disk or any other driver disk. Another issue is that I cannot use my fingers on the touch screen, it only works with the stylus. I've seen people online scrolling through web pages and PDF using their fingers in touch, also using some other cool functions like opening all the curret apps in a scroll by pressing 4 fingers against the screen. Do I need to install a certain driver to do it? if so where? Sorry for writing so much and thank you for taking the time and reading it.I apologize if I broke an... Read more

A:Some help with an x230t windows 10

Hello and welcome,
 
I'd be inclined to do a clean install, followed by System Update.  Since Win 10 has already been activated on that machine you likely won't need the key.
 
You can download Win 10 direct from Microsoft.  I haven't looked at the MS tool lately and don't know if the download varies by version (Home, Pro, ...) but if it does pick the one that matches your key.
 
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/windows10
 
Z.

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Brief history: Vertical artifacts on LCD. Checked if cables are seated behind LCD but forgot battery in. Backlight no longer worked. I've opened up and tested all the fuses I could see for continuity. The only blown one I could find was F1. Does anyone know its value or typical LED backlight fuse ratings? I would rather replace it than short it. The board is an 04Y2040 i7-3520M Tested fuses and status: (?=no continuity)(?=fuse not found)(?=continuity)F1 ?F2 ?F3 ?F4 ?F5 ?F6 ?F7 ?F11 ?F12 ?F13 ?F14 ?F15 ?F16 ?F17 ?F18 ?F19 ?F20 ?F21 ?F22 ?F23 ? 

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Hi everyone, Recently, in facing a problem with my screen of the X230T which is blinking (https://youtu.be/_DZiiO0II90). As I'm not an expert, do you think I have to replace the LCD display? Thanks for your recommendation 

A:X230T Screen replacement?

That kind of error is almost certainly the panel.

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My ThinkPad X230tSuddenly stopped working on battery and works only on charger plugged in. I thought the problem was with the batter so I brought a replacement. I replaced the battery with the new one, but it didn't work, so I thought the battery was empty. I connected the charger and charged the batter full for an hour or so till it was 100% charged, yet, when I unplugged the charger the laptop was dead. What could be the problem?

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Hello all. My X230T screen had dead pixels, and laptop was under warranty, lenovo came and changed it.but only a few months after my screen started doing that depending of the inclination. if I move it, it change the "band" color, and on some position, it works OK.  I found on aliexpress replacement panels for 50$. Before buying it, I have few questions. 1) My screen has scratches. Is the panel I will buy will directly replace the one that is there, or is there a "glass" in front that I should replace at the same time, or is it the touchscreen ?I imagine there is a protective glass in front because there is the "lenovo" sign showed for instance and it's not present on the panel, and it seems to be same part. To said it other way (sorry for my english), when I put my finger on the screen, do I touch directly the panel (that will be replaced) or is there any sort of covering glass in front? 2) I think some screen problem like this can be due to a faulty cable, but from what I read the problem would be on whole screen, not only on a line like it is now. Can anyone confirm this ? 3) If indeed it's the panel that is defective, in this kind of situation is it possible to "fix" the panel, like I don't know, putting something to "push" on the false contact so the contact stays ?  4) My panel is LP125WH2-SLB3. I'll replace it with LP125WH2-SLT2. Seems the same to me. Or any other model to recommend that would be still IPS (I found lot of "c... Read more

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Dear all,after going to sleep caused by low battery level, my X230T does not boot again- besides the sleep, orange battery and the WIFI LED there is no light. Those three are turned on constantly (no blinking) It does NOT help:- Change CMOS battery- Plug-in AC-supply without CMOS battery attached After all resetting measures, there are no lights turned on. After pressing the power button, the mentioned three LEDs will turn on. There is no fan, no noise from the computer. Do you have any idea? Thanks,Matthias

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Hey guys. It's me again. And I can't find a solution to this.Lately I've got USB 3.0 issues. In Device Manager it shows 2 drivers and devices as "Unknown USB Device (Link in Compliance Mode)". I don't know why it came up but this is driving me crazy. I've got toast notifications from this. My USB 3.0 flash disk won't always connect to laptop. And when it will connect, it takes a while before it does. But in Win7 all worked perfectly and I really don't know a solution to this.I tried reinstalling driver, updating. But it's working for a while. After that it's still showing an error. And there's no USB 3.0 drivers from Lenovo for Win10. Has anyone encountered that kind of problem in their ThinkPads? Or anywhere?

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Greetings, it's a little confusing to choose the right model for the X230T. so , in specific, i'd like to know which Active stylus, or digital pen, from lenovo can Upgrade the level sensivity from the basic stylus of the model X230T. thank you

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I've bought laptop Lenovo X230T type: 2325-2A4. I've made the full system instalation (Windows 7 64-bit) with all drivers. And on the laptop I can't use the finger screen touch (works only pen). Is it possible, that on that model there's no finger touch?

A:Lenovo X230T touch

2325-2A4 is a notebook, not a tablet.  There is no touch - finger or pen

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Hi, I was wondering if anyone can confirm if Lenovo Blu-ray drive, MPN 45N7463 is compatible physically and fully functional with the Ultrabay 3 series using my X230 tablet (I7/16GB) when docked.Thanks!

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Hi, I was wondering if anyone can confirm if Lenovo Blu-ray drive, MPN 45N7463 is compatible physically and fully functional with the Ultrabay 3 series using my X230 tablet (I7/16GB) when docked.Thanks!

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There was a Memory Pressure where My SQL Server 2012 Standard Edition 64 bit Running on Windows machine 2008 R2 Standard Edition 64 bit.
It was Always has reached 97% in task manager.Could you please suggest me to avoid the Memory issues.

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This is my simple problem. I made a huge mistake by sticking on installing my Antivirus when i reinstalled Windows. Now, i have a file named i5m9z4a5w4x7.exe that keeps coming up on my C Drive. When i delete it, it comes back ever 5-10 min or so. Also, i made another mistake by installing mywebsearch. Now, i need a whole lot of help since my AVG doesn't pick up anything. Please take a look at my HJ Log. Thanks a lot...

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A:Pressure with Some Malware

PLEASE PEOPLE...

I AM HAVING THESE FILES ON MY TAIL ALL THE TIME

EVERY TIME THEY REGENERATE, THEY STOP MY INTERNET CONNECTION, NOT NOTICEABLY, BUT I JUST DELETE THE i5m9z4a5w4x7.exe FROM THE HARD DRIVE AND KILL A PROCESS CALLED BSRBT.EXE OR SO...

THAT IS ALL I DO AND IT COMES BACK ON.

THANKS FOR ANY HELP....

PLEASE A.S.A.P.
 

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So I have some pressure points on my screen does this still get covered by the basic warranty process of your t460s? cause if it's free I would like to get it fixed

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I have just purchased a HP Pavillion x2 detachable notebook, and so far it is great. However, are there any pens/styluses I can buy which would allow me to use pen pressure when drawing in software such as photoshop or paint tool sai? Regular styluses don't seem to be able to.

A:Best stylus for pen pressure?

If you would like to use pen pressure sensitivity you may download the pen pressure sensitivity driver off of Wacom.http://us.wacom.com/en/feeldriver/

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I have just purchased a Trust 1200-v2 Graphics Tablet.
It works with everything, including Corel Painter IX, but the pen pressure does not work with Photoshop CS2.
When i select pen pressure it shows a small grey warning icon, and the Stroke preview remains solid.
All drivers and XP Pro (SP2) are up to date.
I've also reinstalled Photoshop and the Tablet with no luck.

thanks in advance for any help.
 

A:Photoshop CS2 Pen Pressure.

I posted this on a few other message boards already, but I thought I'd post it here too for people who may be googling for a solution to the same problem.

Aiptek makes the graphics tablets for most of the clone brands (Trust, Medion etc). Trust already have the latest driver on their website that fixes this problem and it works fine with the Aiptek tablet.

I have more info posted on my website and would post direct links to it here but this darn forum won't allow me to paste weblinks, there is a direct link to it from my home page mentioned above however, or just go and download the latest Trust driver the Trust website (make sure you choose the Scroll version even if you don't have the scroll tablet).

Seri
 

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The Lenovo System Update utility wants me to apply two updates which it flags as critical.  One of these is a BIOS update to version 2.65.  Oddly, the Drivers & Software page here lists different updates as "Critical".  For example, it only offers me BIOS version 2.64.  Since no one ever responded to my earlier question about a BIOS update, I am still using (legacy) BIOS version 2.52 and running Windows 8.1. The information I have found about the offered BIOS update to version 2.6x refers only to UEFI BIOS.  Since I am using legacy BIOS, can I safely ignore it? System Update also offers me a "critical" Power Management driver (which is also not listed as critical for my X230T on the support page), but in the details it says that it may not be needed.  How critical is that?Is the general philosophy of "never touch a running system" espoused by Lenovo telephone support justified, or should I be more aggressive in applying updates? 




X320T running Windows 8 Pro x64

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Hello all thinkpaders! I'm thinking of purchasing a X230 tablet but the only thing that's stopping me is that I'm not sure if one can swap the keyboard of it with the one from its older brother the X220 tablet.Thank you all in advance.

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Hello! I'm experiencing a problem with the BIOS/UEFI version 2.72 for the x230t model. The file isn't working correctly. When I try to install it there's only a message that "The BIOS directory cannot be found". I also tried the ISO image and it does not contain any data.Is there anybody with the same problem? Thanks for the response!

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Hello! I'm experiencing a problem with the BIOS/UEFI version 2.72 for the x230t model. The file isn't working correctly. When I try to install it there's only a message that "The BIOS directory cannot be found". I also tried the ISO image and it does not contain any data.Is there anybody with the same problem? Thanks for the response!

A:ThinkPad X230t BIOS/UEFI v.2.72

Hello again! Today I discovered the new 2.73 version of the BIOS/UEFI and it's behaving the same as the 2.72...   

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Hi. hwo know manual or other file or site where you can see difference between two x230t model types . for exemple 3438au6 and 343522u - one has no web camera and other one has. or if i want to see what has 3438au6 model (camera, bluethoot,wifi, touch screen,ssd or hdd). i found some pdf but did not find in it my 3438au6.

A:x230t different model dypes difference

Will the below help you?  Its a parts list for those 2 models.  1st link is 3435.  2nd link is for 3438.  Just glancing at it looks like 3438au6 doesnt come with a camera.  Not sure what all the other differences are.  Hopefully the below will get you started.
 
https://pcsupport.lenovo.com/us/en/products/laptops-and-netbooks/thinkpad-x-series-tablet-laptops/th...
 
https://pcsupport.lenovo.com/us/en/products/laptops-and-netbooks/thinkpad-x-series-tablet-laptops/th...

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The Lenovo System Update utility wants me to apply two updates which it flags as critical.  One of these is a BIOS update to version 2.65.  Oddly, the Drivers & Software page here lists different updates as "Critical".  For example, it only offers me BIOS version 2.64.  Since no one ever responded to my earlier question about a BIOS update, I am still using (legacy) BIOS version 2.52 and running Windows 8.1. The information I have found about the offered BIOS update to version 2.6x refers only to UEFI BIOS.  Since I am using legacy BIOS, can I safely ignore it? System Update also offers me a "critical" Power Management driver (which is also not listed as critical for my X230T on the support page), but in the details it says that it may not be needed.  How critical is that?Is the general philosophy of "never touch a running system" espoused by Lenovo telephone support justified, or should I be more aggressive in applying updates? 




X320T running Windows 8 Pro x64

A:X230T BIOS Update Critical?

What is the model type of your X230t?, ie 20F6?I find a typo error on the support page for a X230T bios...The ISO is gcuj25us.iso.The update utility is gcuj25us.exe [support page states this is 2.64, which is wrong].-> Both are version 2.65The update is marked critical due to a security exposure in 2.64.The readme, which you should read, states:Security fix addresses LEN-8324 System Management Mode (SMM) BIOS Vulnerabilityand some security fixes.==Lenovo Power Management Driver 09/07/2016 readme states:Problems fixed]Fixed Lenovo Platform Service high CPU usage issue. It shows on the support page as "normal", but flagged "critical" in system update.When a update is released to the support page, someone states normal/critical.Then the update is sent over to SU quality folks to test further, and develop "SU install wrappers" for SU to use  for the update.  For this update, SU folks set the wrapper as critical.=============Update your machine:(1)If it aint broke, dont fixit. [all readme.txt state this](2)If a BIOS update readme states security fix, you should update it.The update may fail; you could leave well enough alone, with the security exposure.(3)Power management driver.  Readme states high cpu.You could leave well enough alone, if you do not experience high cpu.Support page states normal; SU states critical.=The bottom line, read the readme.txt and decide what you decide to do with the update.  As always, take a restore poi... Read more

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Hello all thinkpaders! I'm thinking of purchasing a X230 tablet but the only thing that's stopping me is that I'm not sure if one can swap the keyboard of it with the one from its older brother the X220 tablet.Thank you all in advance.

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HiI recently bought a lenovo thinkpad x230 tablet from ebay, but unfortunetly it doesn't have finger touch capability, only the stylus works.I have tried to find a replacement screen but unfortunetly I coudn't find any in Egypt.However I am able to find many x220 tablets with finger touch capabilty and pen stylus.Is it possible to exchange screens between x220 tablet and x230 tablet?I think both laptop are pretty identical except for the integrated graphics onboard.













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A:Swaping screens on x230t and x220t

Hi Mustafa,
 
As I understand that you have query regarding Swaping screens on x230t and x220t.
The x230t screen looks compatible to me according to parts lookup from Lenovo
 

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