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Lenovo Ideapad 510-15IKB

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

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

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Hello Lenovo Cummunity i am new herei just baught Lenovo Ideapad 310 15IKB (i5 7200u,8gb ddr4,2gb Nvidia)i just want to know that will this laptop support ddr3 ram coz i have a 4gb ddr3 ram?

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Hey Lenovo I have til Ideapad 310-15ikb, it came with windows 10. but have have to run windows 7 32 bit because of some programs I shall use only support windows 7 32 bit.the problem is that, I can't finde any USB driver for the laptop.So at the time I can't usb any of the usb ports nomatter if it is usb 2.0 or 3.0.Or the driver for the onboard intel 620 gfx card. Rasmus

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Hey, I hope I'm in the right placeI try to install windows 7 on my lenovo ideaPad 310-15ikbI burn the windows to usb but I dont see the usb in the boot menuI check the usb with my other lenovo (g50) and there it recognize it in the boot menuWhat can cause the problem and how can I fix it?

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Hey, I hope I'm in the right place I try to install windows 7 on my lenovo ideaPad 310-15ikb I burn the windows to usb but I dont see the usb in the boot menu I check the usb with my other lenovo (g50) and there it recognize it in the boot menu What can cause the problem and how can I fix it?

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Hi, I just got my ideapad 210 today and was wondering if it is possible to get a regular laptop charger for it. The one supllied with the machine is very short and the powerpack unit attached to the plug is incredibly bulky. Very poor design feature. I have looked online and can only find similar power supply units.I have had issues with 3rd party power supplies in the past and I was wondering if Lenovo produce a more 'old fashioned' but useful power cable?

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Hi, I bought a new Lenovo ideapad 510-15IKB about a month ago. It has windows 10. When I click on camera app it says "we can't find your camera. Check to be sure it's connected and installed properly, that it isn't being blocked by antivirus software, and that your camera drivers are up-to-date. If you need it, here's the error code: 0xA00F4244(0xC00D36D5). I have first disabled my antivirus and tried, but that didn't work. 'I checked device manager and there I couldn't see "Imaging devices" under which camera should show up as far as I know. Then I installed the camera driver here[1] and restarted the laptop but still camera app wouldn't work and camera wasn't there under device manager. Any help to get this issue resolved would be appreciated.  [1] http://pcsupport.lenovo.com/lk/en/products/Laptops-and-netbooks/500-Series/510-15IKB/downloads Thanks,Devni

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I try to connect an external display to my laptop and it can't detect it.How do i fix it?(i have all the Nvidia drivers and the external screen is working)

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I bought this laptop on 03/16/2017.Lenovo site the weight of this laptop mentioned as 2.2kg.but, While receiving in the packing box its mentioned as 2.83kg. May i know the difference?  Thanks in advance

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I recently bought a Lenovo Ideapad 310 about a month ago, shortly after installing all reccomended updates on the Lenovo companion app, including reccomended BIOS and Windows 10 updates my laptop has started getting semi random freezes. When a freeze occurs the entire system locks up, the sound makes a very short interval constant loop, and I have to preform a full reboot. It seems to happen more frequently when playing certain games (CSGO, Left 4 Dead 2) Less frequently when playing less demanding games (Starbound, Minecraft) however sometimes it feels like it can happen at any time as it has happened a few times just browsing the internet or once while idle and downloading something in the background.Sometimes I can tell when it's about to happen. In the case where the computer is about to freeze while playing CSGO I lose connection to the server, the game tell's me it's attempting to reconnect, every time I see this the computer goes into the freeze 5-10 seconds later, This morning I was fast enough to alt tab before the freeze and noticed that my laptop said it was still connected to the internet just before it then froze and I had to reboot I have no idea what could possibly be causing this but wanted to know what my options are or wether anybody else was experiencing similar constant and seemingly random freezes

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Hello,My screen on my 2 days old LENOVO has a yellow tint and i am trying to update BIOS from the lenovo website, however I get this message: mount the efi system partition fail.Can anyone help please?

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

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

A:Ideapad 510-15IKB fan never idling

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

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Just brought brand new  ideapad 310 15IKB, customized it and replace 1tb SATA with 512 SSD. After getting home, I charged it for two and half hours for electrons to wake up. After this when I hit power button laptop doesn't start, nothing powers up up except power led get lit for 2-4 seconds then it also fades away. Total black out. Please help. Suggestions are much appreciated. 

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Hello friends,I bought a Lenovo notebook a couple of days ago and installed a Sandisk SSD replacing the original 1 TB Western Digital harddisk. I installed Windows 10 and then from the Lenovo webpage i installed the required drivers etc. And with the first restart the system did not boot and poped out a epairing disc notification. But no matter what i tried disc was not repaired.Anyway i reinstalled windows 10 and after installing the drivers once again the same thing happened. I suspect intel rapid storage drivers are causing this. But have not done any trial and error attempt yet. Any of you faced such an issue ? Thank you 

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I was considering getting a Lenova IdeaPad 510-15IKB. It has just the features I was looking for and a couple extra. After checking a full on review of this laptop, I am still convinced it is the one for me but I do have just a wee bit of reservation. The review noted a weakness in the WIFI card provided by Realtek as being "surprisingly slow".  So I wonder, how much trouble would it be to just upgrade the wifi card after buying this laptop. Well the answer turns out to be, it may be difficult or impossible to upgrade the wifi. So here I am looking for some help. Is the wifi card upgradable? If so what cards are compatible and can they be installed after the purchase? And perhaps the most important question, is my concern about this "slow" wifi legitimate?
 
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A:IdeaPad 510-15IKB - Pre-purchase support

Hi pdflier,
 
Thanks for posting and welcome to the forum!
 
I would refer the hardware manual for that device, see page 35 and then from page 61 for parts available.
 
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Hi, I've installed Windows 10 on Ideapad 510-15IKB: 80SV00DUPB, with 12GB RAM.Specs says GeForce 940MX comes with 4GB dedicated memory, but Nvidia Control Panel and GPU-Z say it's 2GB. Does this mean I really got laptop with 2GB VRAM or I did something wrong during installation? Thanks,Andrii 

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I cant update my Bios , kindly check my attached pic for error .


























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Hi guys,I bought a new 510-15IKB (i5-7200U type). It came with DOS, I installed win10 and configured everything, installed drivers etc. My problem is the fan, it keeps working constantly in idle, even on battery, on battery saver mode, so it just totally neglects the energy management settings (passive cooling, etc.) and CPU temps (34 Celsius and the fan keeps working).The fan is working in its lowest state (maybe, never heard it be quieter), so the problem is not a loud fan, rather that the fan never turns off during idle. I'm an IT guy, I know how to make things work etc, but this just can't be solved by me.What I tried:- Restart etc.- Reinstall drivers from support page downloads- Install newest drivers from parts manufacturers (intel etc.)- Set different energy management settings- Updated UEFI to newest version- updated win10 totally- even tried it using an Ubuntu live session and it is the same And there is a strange buzzing sound on movement if it is perpendicular to the surface of the fan, it's really quiet, but happens on smaller movements too, and it even happened once while the laptop was completely still on the table. This part of my problem might be totally normal, so my bigger problem is with it not turning off.What could be done?

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I bought this new laptop 510-15IKB Laptop (ideapad) - Type 80SV I can't find the optical drive in my lap. Optical drive slot is available but there is no eject button on it. 

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Hi,It's my first day with Lenovo, but my touch screen is not working.I tried many options:- update BIOS is not working.- online system update is not working, giving "#ADUPFailed" error.- no "Human ..." apperas in the device manger.appreicate your support.thanks in advance

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Hello,There is need change wifi device, is there any wifi device whitelists for Ideapad 510-15IKB (80SV)  ?Following wifi devices will compatible with my Ideapad 510-15IKB (80SV)  laptop? Broadcom BCM94352ZBroadcom BCM94352ZAE Thanks.

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Ever since I got turned on my 510 for the first time, its fan has been spinning loudly, as if it was under a heavy load. Yet it isn't. Using HWMonitor I can see the temps resides at a cool ~30 degrees when idle, but the fans spins at the same level whether the temperature is 30 or 50, idle or under load. I figured perhaps a BIOS update would fix this problem, but I'm met with this error message. http://imgur.com/a/7FP0S Now, reading the error message, I can see that it addresses a EFI address. When I first got the computer, I did a clean install of Windows 10. To do this, I had to disable multiple things in BIOS such as Secure boot, Intel PTT, and enable legacy boot.  The BIOS update in question is the one below.http://support.lenovo.com/dk/en/products/Laptops-and-netbooks/500-Series/510-15IKB/80SV/downloads/DS...  

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Hello i recently Bought This Laptop and the rotation worked just  fine, but after i updated via windows update It wont Rotate anymore, i looked around in a few posts about registry keys and enabling it. the rotation lock button popped back up but it still will not rotate. Any help is Appreciated it. I've Spent 3 days trying to figure this out so forgive me if this is a duplicate post. Model Number 80v5

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Hi, I am trying to find how to alter my touchpad settings - precisely, I would like double tap to be right click (and alter other settings too, such as double swipe to left works as back in browser). Does anyone know how to do it? I can't seem to find manual for the touchpad. Thanks in advance!!! Darian

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Can anyone please tell me if the above bios update is compatible with the 'non-touch' version of this laptop. The text suggests that it is included but when it goes to install it it pauses and tells me it is only for touch versions. I am now confused and understandably reluctant to go ahead. ThanksTF.

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Hi, out of a sudden the cam stopped working, I tried to check if there's any updates for the driver installed and the page returned after entering my laptop serial number (*********) is:
Error 500 internal server errorPlease return to the homepage back.
 
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A:Ideapad 510-15IKB - Cam not working/ Drivers page returning error

Hi Nour-J, The page error might have been a temporary issue. I just check the support site and its currently working.  In any case the system should also have a copy of the drivers in "D:\drivers\" if it had windows pre-installed.If any case installing the camera drivers does not work, try re-installing the chipset drivers also. Hope this helps. Cheers, 
 
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I just bought a Lenovo ideapad 510-15ikb , 8Gb ram, 1 TB HDD MTM: 80SV0035ED what's the maximums ram I can upgrade to? Can i add an ssd , next to the HDD without giving up the optical drive using a caddy ?  

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Hey guys,I recently bought this machine and I just can't get bluetooth to work.Everything indicates that it's up and running but scan can't find any devices and I'm getting hci0 command 0x2005 tx timeout errors all over the place.Here is some info:description: Notebook    product: 80SV (LENOVO_MT_80SV_BU_idea_FM_Lenovo ideapad 510-15IKB)    vendor: LENOVO    version: Lenovo ideapad 510-15IKB    width: 64 bits              *-usb:2                   description: Bluetooth wireless interface                   product: Bluetooth Radio                   vendor: Realtek                   physical id: 7                   bus info: [email protected]:7                   version: 2.00                   serial: 00e04c000001      ... Read more

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I just finished setuping my new Lenovo 510 15IKB , I noticed a yellow light leakege in the corners , it wasn't seenon freedos before installing windows , so is there something wrong in the settings , or is this the normal , or waht exactly , counldn't find any information online. it's not as visble like the attached photo , but the only thing notacble is the light from yhr bottom of the screen croners , in general use it's perfect but on the black background only it's visible. 

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I bought a Lenovo Yoga 710 15IKB with 256 GB SSD. I would like to change this SSD to a 1TB SSD. Is it possible? Is there any compatible model in the market? This laptop only works with M.2 SSD? Thanks!

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

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Hi there,  My very new Lenovo Yoga 710 (15" IKB) laptop/two-in-one has been fantastic so far except in one regard. Whenever I play a game, the fan gets quite loud and the temperature shoots up. I'm not one hundred percent sure if this happened in the first few days but I have come to notice it far more recently. When playing a pretty standard game, such as World of Warcraft, the temp will shoot up to somewhere around 65 degrees celsius (sometimes up to 70) with the bottom getting quite hot, and the fans will become quite loud. Even a very low requirement game, like FIFA 15 (which is obviously 2 years old now), can cause the temp to reach about 60 degrees and the fans to get loud, and when dowloading a driver from Nvidia I noticed that the temperature had again risen, this time to 52 degrees with the fans spinning loudly again. I had earlier had a display issue that I fixed by downloading diplay drivers from Lenovo's website. I'm not sure if there's any driver I could download to rectify this issue (I already updated BIOS from the download on Lenovo's website)? 

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Hello, last thursday I got my brand new Lenovo laptop Yoga 710-15IKB. Everything went smoothly with the setup and the computer looked great was working fine. When I finished setting up some essential programs browser etc, and was watching a youtube video my laptop just froze, fan was running but the screen keyboard cursor frozen. I thought nothing of it and restarted my computer and nothing happened after that. So I thought I was free to enjoy my good looking device. But now after my third usage I closed my laptop and went out to run some errands I came back an hour later or so and tried to open my computer and keep on using it but to my surprise the screen stayed black. Completely black, no flickering or anything. So i tried to reboot it by holding the start button down for 10s giving the computer a minute or so to rest then turned it back on. Same thing happens Keyboard lights up for a second or two then the fans just keep running and the screen stays completely black. This is extremely frustrating since this is a brand new computer and I desperately need it for studying and work. Screen black, computer starts and runs I can hear the fans keyboard lights up at first but screen is completely black. I would appreciate a quick response Lenovo, I had so high hopes for my new laptop. Best regards, Elisabet.

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Currently I'm playing music on Google Play music which plays fine until I'm about to click on another page or go to the home of google play for example and it stutters for a few seconds.Also not sure if this is related, when I use my bluetooth speaker, audio stutters really bad, worse than when using internal speakers. Possibly two different problems but for now I really only care about the internal speakers stuttering as I rarely use my bluetooth speakers on my pc. Any hardware can be specified.

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Okay so I got the Lenovo 310-15IKB. It comes with windows 10, but I need it to run Windows 7. I go into BIOS, Turn on legacy support and tell it to start legacy first. I open Boot menu and tell it to run from my flash drive that I have inserted in one of the two 2.0 USB ports. It loads, I press install now to install windows 7, but here I run into some issues. It gives me this message. Load Driver:A requiered CD/DVD drive device driver is missing. If you have a driver floppy disk, CD, DVD, or USB flash drive, please insert now. Note: If the Windows installation media is in the CD/DVD drive, you can safely remove it for this step. I can then press Browse, Ok or Cancel. Please advice. I am at a loss of what to do or how to proceede. I have used teh USB to install windows on other computers, and I have formated it and re created it as well and tested on other computers to see if it works and it does, but on the lenovo it is giving me a hard time. I have also flashed the BIOS, installed all the latestes drivers from the Lenovo support page. Do I lack other drivers? Are there intel drivers I am missing? The usb works tho as it does register and boot up the windows process from the USB, but then it is missing drivers at the instalation? Man I am at such a loss here. Please advice.

A:Lenovo 310-15IKB - Windows 7 - USB install problems.

Hi Xuw,Welcome to the community, nice to have you here. You may need to inject the drivers into the Win7 installer that you are using in order for Win7 to install, as you know this system was intended for Win10, so you are going to have to look for these drivers. I would recommend downloading the Chipset drivers for the Intel motherboard. Hope this helps. Cheers,





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Hi there,  My very new Lenovo Yoga 710 (15" IKB) laptop/two-in-one has been fantastic so far except in one regard. Whenever I play a game, the fan gets quite loud and the temperature shoots up. I'm not one hundred percent sure if this happened in the first few days but I have come to notice it far more recently. When playing a pretty standard game, such as World of Warcraft, the temp will shoot up to somewhere around 65 degrees celsius (sometimes up to 70) with the bottom getting quite hot, and the fans will become quite loud. Even a very low requirement game, like FIFA 15 (which is obviously 2 years old now), can cause the temp to reach about 60 degrees and the fans to get loud, and when downloading a driver from Nvidia I noticed that the temperature had again risen, this time to 52 degrees with the fans spinning loudly again. I had earlier had a display issue that I fixed by downloading display drivers from Lenovo's website. I'm not sure if there's any driver I could download to rectify this issue (I already updated BIOS from the download on Lenovo's website)? 

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Hello, last thursday I got my brand new Lenovo laptop Yoga 710-15IKB. Everything went smoothly with the setup and the computer looked great was working fine. When I finished setting up some essential programs browser etc, and was watching a youtube video my laptop just froze, fan was running but the screen keyboard cursor frozen. I thought nothing of it and restarted my computer and nothing happened after that. So I thought I was free to enjoy my good looking device. But now after my third usage I closed my laptop and went out to run some errands I came back an hour later or so and tried to open my computer and keep on using it but to my surprise the screen stayed black. Completely black, no flickering or anything. So i tried to reboot it by holding the start button down for 10s giving the computer a minute or so to rest then turned it back on. Same thing happens Keyboard lights up for a second or two then the fans just keep running and the screen stays completely black. This is extremely frustrating since this is a brand new computer and I desperately need it for studying and work. Screen black, computer starts and runs I can hear the fans keyboard lights up at first but screen is completely black. I would appreciate a quick response Lenovo, I had so high hopes for my new laptop. Best regards, Elisabet.

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Hello! I bought a Lenovo Yoga 501-15IKB and it is really nice. Only the WLAN does not work:If I use it with a Fritzbox FON WLAN 7390 by WLAN I have a nice download speed and NO/VERY SMALL upload speedif I use it with a Fritzbox FON WLAN 7390 by LAN-Cable (Ethernet) everthing works niceif I use it with a Fritzbox 6490 Cable by WLAN everthing works niceIt seems to be an uncompatibility between the 7390 and the lenovo by WLAN. If anybody had this problem with this or with a similar hardware configuration, please, tell me if you found a solution. Thx   

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So everything has been working fine on my laptop until about 10:30PM EST tonight. I bought it new in August 2011.
Specs:
 
OS: Windows 7 Home Premium
CPU: Intel Core i7-2630QM @ 2.00 GHz
RAM: 8 GB
HD: 750 GB
BIOS: 45CN36WW
 
It's always been a fine machine with NO problems.
However, last night there were Windows 7 updates that were installed and then restarted my computer. I had not gotten a chance to check exactly what they were though. About 10:30 this evening, flash crashed in Mozilla Firefox which is not that uncommon, and from there Firefox closed, and so did my Microsoft Word and Excel apps that were open. From there, my computer began to shut down and restart. When it went to restart, all it could do was go to the opening Lenovo screen which gives you the F2 (setup option) and F12 (multiboot menu option) as it typically does. Besides a thin strip at the top that appeared after about 30 secs that only displays moving static that eventually will just stick, that is where the boot process ends. No Windows 7 screen, and certainly no opportunity to boot into safe mode to check for any problems. The screen freezes and goes nowhere.
 
So basically, all I'm getting in terms of boot options are lenovo features, not windows 7 features, meaning it won't boot into windows 7 or windows 7 safe mode no matter what I try. The biggest problem here is that I have no windows 7 disc to even try to boot from my dvd drive.
 
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A:Lenovo IdeaPad Z570 - Crashed and now won't boot past opening lenovo screen

Are you able to get into the advanced boot menu by tapping F8? It might not be listed on the startup screen but it should still be there.
 
If not you can burn a repair disc from any PC with Windows 7. Theres steps from Microsoft Here.

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