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Lenovo Yoga 720-15IKB dead

Q: Lenovo Yoga 720-15IKB dead

My lenovo yoga 720 15IKB was working as usual. It was on lock screen when it went to sleep mode. since then it hasn't turned on.the charging led doesnt glow on plugging in neither does the power button doesnt glow when pressed. its completely cold! please help me out!

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My lenovo yoga 720 15IKB was working as usual. It was on lock screen when it went to sleep mode. since then it hasn't turned on.the charging led doesnt glow on plugging in neither does the power button doesnt glow when pressed. its completely cold! please help me out! 

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The fans of my Yoga 720 are always running. When it shuts down, the fans go on max until it's done shutting down, then when it boots up, the fans go on max again. It calms down for the few seconds it takes me to open up Google Chrome. Then it goes on max again. It doesn't matter whether or not I'm running an intensive program or literally just having 1 tab open in Chome, the fans are always on.  I obviously expect it to be running at max speed when I'm playing games but not when there's 1 tab open in Google Chrome. Is anyone else having this issue? If so, how was it solved? I tried searching around and still didn't find a definitive answer so I really appreciated all the feedback that everyone has to give.

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Can I put Invisible First-Defense+ Liquid Glass-Screen Protector on the screen on this laptop?

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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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Hi everyone,  So I was using my laptop which was plugged in at the time and it suddenly turned off out of nowhere. Now when i try to turn it on it does not respond at all. When i press the power button nothing happens. When i plug it in there is no indication that anything is happening either. The charge indicator light does not turn on either.   I have tried pressing the power button for 30 seconds then plugging it back in but nothing happens either. Please Help !

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Hello, Does anybody tried to charge the Device by USB-PD? Technically it should be possible with a >90W Charger, but I read different Statements. Some say, it's only charging, if the device is off. But that's not the target, it should be possible to work & charge with it.Others say, that only the 13" Yoga can be charged, the 15" (4k Display btw.) seems to need too much energy and doesn't push it to the battery But 90W, as the original dedicated non-usb-Power-Charger, is 90W, so there seems to be negotiating-issues. But as I said: Too many different statements. My Dream-Configuration would look something like this:- 1 USB-C-Charger like Dell TDK33 (4,[email protected])- 1 USB-C-Hub (primarly for LAN & Display), e.g. Andobil 9-in-1. It's too expensive to buy & try. Especially if there are Negotiating-Issues, you have to try different Chargers until you find a working one or to come to the conclusion, that its impossible. TL;DR: Can I Charge the 730-15ikb (4k) over USB-C while working? Which Charger is known to work? Thanks

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I want to buy additional 16gb ram module, but i don't know which model can fit to this laptop? i look to this models:https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820225050https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=0RN-0005-000Z4https://www.amazon.com/Kingston-ValueRAM-2133MHz-KVR21S15D8-16/dp/B01AW2LB08/ref=sr_1_24?s=pc&ie=UTF...https://www.amazon.com/Crucial-PC4-19200-Unbuffered-SODIMM-260-Pin/dp/B019FRBHZ0/ref=sr_1_2?s=pc&ie=...

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HiI bought my machine a few days ago, the touch screen worked fine than out of no where it stopet responding.The Pen does stiil work. Did I turned it off somehow by mistake?  Thank you!

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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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Hello, I was wondering if I could use any of the following replacement batteries for my lenovo yoga 15IKB Signature edition: https://www.amazon.ca/Battpit%C2%AE-Notebook-Replacement-710-14IKB-80V4003RPB/dp/B078BRQJNH/ref=sr_1...orhttps://www.amazon.ca/Battpit%C2%AE-Notebook-Replacement-710-14IKB-80V4004KGE/dp/B078BQV7GG/ref=sr_1...orhttps://www.amazon.ca/5264mAh-L15L4PC1-L15M4PC1-Battery-Lenovo/dp/B07711R39F/ref=sr_1_30?ie=UTF8&qid... I cant find the exact battery for my laptop model and was wondering if any of the following would work.Any help would be highly appreciated.

A:Lenovo Yoga 710 15IKB battery replacement

Have you tried buying from Lenovo?  After clicking on below link choose rechargeable batteries on the left side list.  Normally i would also try Encompass but it appears their database is down right now.
 
https://lenovo.encompass.com/
 
https://pcsupport.lenovo.com/ca/en/products/laptops-and-netbooks/yoga-series/yoga-710-15ikb/80v5/par...
 

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Hi, I'm trying to find out if a Ram Upgrade for the Lenovo Yoga 510-15iKB 80VC000MMZ Modell is possible, and if yes, what kind of RAM ( size,speed etc) ?Nothing written in the Lenovo User Guide - Manual -> Why ? (Would help a lot if this info was in the shipped UserGuide !)There is no "Slot" at the bottom of the notebook - just a uniform bottom plate with about 8 screws that covers the whole bottom ... Thanks in advance for your help !

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For some reason I can't get my camera to work. I have clicked and done everything from the "learn more" button you see. I have googled and couldn't find anything that worked. My computer doesn't see the camera at all even in the device manager. I have done the privacy thing in settings, i have gone through lenovo vantage, and i have downloaded various different camera drivers from the lenovo website. I am a tech junkie and for once I am stumped. 

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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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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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My Yoga 710-15ikb keyboard crapped out. The local repair guy says that Lenovo had issues with that unit, and I will have to use a USB keyboard. Has anyone ever heard of this? He tried to fix it once by intalling a new keyboard,  and all of the keys worked except a few. He said that even though there is an issue there is no recall. I am having a hard time believeing this is the case, and was wondering if anyone else has had heard anything. Thanks

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Dear Community, I just bought my Lenovo Yoga 720-15IKB last February 2018, i had a suspicion about my battery condition, i just run an diagnostic using lSC lite provided by Lenovo with this result. I need to ask about the battery capacities, is it normal my notebook designated capacity with 6345 MAH, but my battery full charge capacity deducted to 6075 MAH. I use this notebook without charging while using and always charge the battery while the system told me to charge my battery and charge to 100% , than unplugged the charger. Thank You

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I bought a Lenovo Yoga 720 - 15IKB two weeks ago. The laptop works fine except for one important detail: it has never recognized the AC adapter as being plugged in. Basically when the PC is on, even if plugged in, it will drain down to 5% and turn itself off. But when it is off and plugged in, it charges up to 100% battery without a problem. How can I get my laptop to charge while plugged in? As it charges without issue when turned off, I want to think it is more of an issue with drivers or BIOS than the AC adapter and power connection.  All Windows updates and Lenovo System Updates have been installed, except for one: BIOS Update - 10 [64]When I install and then run this update, I get this blue screen of death Windows Error DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE. I've tried uninstalling and reinstalling the Battery drivers in the Device Manager several times. I restored battery settings to default, tweaked them, and set them back to default with no avail. Can anyone help or make any suggestions??? Thank you very much!  

A:Lenovo Yoga 720 - 15IKB: PLUGGED IN NOT CHARGING,

Is airplane mode turned on?

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I am working on a class project that involves an industry partner.  Part of our task is to design a case for the Lenovo Yoga 720-15IKB, but it is very hard to do so without both a physical copy of the computer or a CAD drawing.  Is there anyway to get a CAD model to build the case off of?  If so who should I contact/what is the procedure for acquiring it.

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Hi, I just bought this laptop 2 days ago, and i really am impressed with how it performs. The only problem i've incountered earlier this morning is that some of the keys in the keyboard didn't work (the P,Z,C keys). I left it on sleep the night before.  After i restarted and remove my mouse from the laptop, it suddenly works again. My question is, is this showing some sign of malfunctioning keyboard? I don't want to always have to restart my laptop and doing all the steps above. Any advice?

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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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Hi, I want to upgrade my Windows to the latest update (October 2018). But upon reading the Lenovo support website, it seems that it's advisable to upgrade Intel Graphics Driver to version 24.20.100.6286 and newer which is available with Intel Audio Driver 10.25.0.10. I have tried updating my drivers through Lenovo Vantage, but that only installed the Nvidia VGA driver, not the Intel one. I also checked the available drivers on Lenovo support page but the Intel Graphics Driver version I need is not listed. Am I missing anything? Is there a timeline on when that driver is going to come out? Thanks.

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Hello, I've just bought a new Lenovo yoga 730 15 with Intel Core i7 8550U and want to clean install Windows 7. Just can't get id done. I've loaded Win 7 to usb drive, it boots up, but won't see the drive because the "nvme driver cannot be found". Well, i cant find that driver anywhere either. Any solutions?

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Hello, I bought this laptop without GTX 1050 gpu. My question is it possible to solder from another lenovo laptop which has same GTX 1050 gpu? Any other extra stuff needs to be performed after soldering? Regards,

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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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It has come to my attention that the graphics drivers on my lenovo yoga 720 are out of date. A bit of background info, I have an Intel HD Graphics 630 graphics card, with windows 10 x64. The lenovo website states that the graphics drivers you are supposed to use on your computer are supposed to be downloaded from the manufacturer that made your computer's graphics card. Since I have an intel graphics card, I attempted to download the most recent graphics driver avaiable on the intel website, the Widnows 10 DCH drivers. The problem is that I always recieve this error message after trying to install it: "The driver being installed is not validated for this computer. Please obtain the appropriate driver from the computer manufacturer." Considering my computer is telling me I need to recieve the driver from Lenovo, and the Lenovo website is telling me I need to get the driver from Intel, I am not exactly sure how I am supposed to resolve this problem. It is worth nothing that intel does not provide the .zip file for the graphics driver, which means the method of manually uploading the drivers does not work anymore. Can anyone help me figure out how to bypass this error message/get the driver from lenovo themselves?

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After I had warranty repair service, my touchpad is not working normally.The symtom is same with the below forums. https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Lenovo-Yoga-Series-Notebooks/Lenovo-Yoga-710-15IKB-Touchpad-Settings-Tw...https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Lenovo-Yoga-Series-Notebooks/Synaptics-Control-Panel-does-not-open-Leno... But, the forum's solutions are not helpful to me. Actually, all fuctions were working alright before I sent my laptop to the Lenovo repair center. The touchpad gesture setting program, which is Synaptics Control Panel, is not openned, and my touchpad is indicated as PS/2 mouse port. Additionally, touchpad enable/disable key is not working (Fn + F6), and touchpad is alive when the laptop is in tablet mode.  Would you help me to solve this problem, please? Thanks

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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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Hello, After upgrading to last version of Windows 10 1809, I have some errors in event log related to AUDIODG.EXE. After a quick troubleshouting I found that this is related with the plugin for Dolby Atmos for Home Theater. Due to this, I can't enable Dolby features on my Yoga. Did you have any plans to realease a new version of the Realtek drivers including the Dolby plugin? Thanks in advance for your help. 

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Hi, I have been using my Lenovo Yoga 720 15" laptop for almost 5 months. I having an issue similar to other Yoga 720, 920 users experienced. I cycled through probably all subjects releated and tried possible solutions but couldn't get anywhere. I had the following USB-C to HDMI Adapter : https://www.lenovo.com/us/en/accessories-and-monitors/cables-and-adapters/adapters/CABLE-BO-USB-C-to...... delivered with product. A HDMI to VGA (With Audio (USB to Audio Jack)) Adapter : (Tested and works fine on another PC)A Standart HDMI to VGA Adapter : (Tested and works fine on another PC) An Acer monitor : https://www.acer.com/ac/en/NZ/content/model/UM.WW3SA.001 (1920 x 1080) Previously tried adding "USB-C to HDMI" and "HDMI to VGA" adapters end to end, managed to extend my old PCs display.  Lenovo device detects the monitor for a couple of seconds, refreshes the screen and losts connection( can't detect anymore ). detects and undetects, and so on. This process cycles/loops through over and over again. And "No Signal" message displays at the monitor whole time. I updated my Intel Drivers using following Link : https://downloadcenter.intel.com/download/27988/Intel-Graphics-Driver-for-Windows-10?product=122139... rebooted. (Only solved screen refreshing problem) Run...Windows Update (Installed recent updated and rebooted).Lenovo Vantage Hardware Diagnostics (All tests passed).Lenovo Vantage Update System (Everything was up to date)...... Read more

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Hi everyone. I have tried searching here and on Google for a solution and can?t find anything for Yoga 710-15IKB owners. The only relevant thread I could find was from this user who is describing essentially the same questions, but nobody came up with a solution. https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Lenovo-Yoga-Series-Notebooks/Yoga-710-Touchpad-Settings-Area-settings/t... I am trying to activate two touchpad features on my new Yoga 710-15IKB. Two finger scrolling.Two finger right-click tap.Increase speed of touchpad. (The mouse curser is painfully slow, even on the hightest pointer speed setting).However, I can?t seem to find any place to change these settings?I have tried the following: Navigating the touchpad settings via taskbar, looking at each tab (including the ELAN tab). There is no place to make touchpad gesture changes.Going into Windows 10 control panel settings for the touchpad. The only adjustment I can make is ?touchpad sensitivity?.Updating the ELAN driver in Windows 10 via ELAN tab > properties. This does nothing.Downloading and installing various ELAN/Synaptics touchpad drivers from Lenovo.com, none of them activating any ?gesture? settings that I can find. This one specifically did not even work? http://pcsupport.lenovo.com/us/en/downloads/ds118370 My questions: Does the Yoga 710-15IKB even support touchpad gestures?Are there any owners with this model who have success with activating gestures? Thanks for your... Read more

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Hi! I have read everywhere that fn+esc should activate/deactivate Paper Display (for example here) but it does not seem to work on my new Yoga 720 15". I found this but it is supported only by different models. Any ideas on what to do? Is the hotkey function working on other Yoga 720 computers? Thanks!

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After i upgraded to BIOS 2XCN30WW(V2.05) dated 2017/06/21 i started to experience lags and temporary freezes (for 20/30 seconds and it would recover) while using windows 10 creators edition.The lag/freeze can be described as a period of time every 10 minutes or so in which the computer stops responding to keyboard input and eventually to mouse movements, if you had a youtube video or audio playing in the background it starts coming out distorted, everything makes you think there is something hogging the CPU or RAM, it recovers itself after 20 or 30 seconds, sometimes less than that.I first blamed Slack Client but quickly found that it didn't have anything to do. It didn't seem related to load as the CPU/RAM usage in Task Manager remained low during these periods.I then blamed a recent Windows Update patch , which i rolled back prompty without noticing any changes.My last option and what ultimately resolved the issue is the rolling back the BIOS upgrade that i applied at about the same time of the windows patch.I enabled the Allow Back-Flash option in BIOS setup and rolled back to version 2XCN29WW, and the problem dissapeared for good, and just to confirm that the BIOS was to blame after a few days of happy computing i decided to give the new BIOS another try and TADAH! soon after the update the freeze/lags started again.I just wanted to share this with you guys in hopes that if you are having similar issues you can resolve them using this message.And since Lenovo doesn't seem... Read more

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I bought this laptop in January and I started having issues with network connections about 3 weeks ago along with the screen flickering. The screen: It only flickers when I watch youtube and HBO (in browser). I havent tried it with netflix or hulu yet. The screen doesnt flicker any other time. Not when I'm opening or closing the laptop and not when I'm browsing websites. It also does not flicker black. When I'm watching HBO, and there a scene where nothing is being said, and the screen flickers, you can breifly see subtitles and a scene that happened. It's like a quick flash of a frame from another part of the show. Same goes for youtube.  Network connection: I will be watching something and my laptop will start buffering for about 1 minute and then it crashes and says there was a netowork error, so I refresh and it says I have no internet, then it take about 10 minutes to reconnect. When I'm on youtube, my videos load a lot slower than they normally do and buffer and lose quality a lot, but I have not had my internet disconnect while on youtube yet. Ive been watching a lot of HBO so all of my occurances are mostly on there. I have had it disconnect countless times while watching HBO since im on there way longer than youtube.  I do not have any issues with connectivity on my other devices. I can watch Youtube and HBO just fine on my phone and desk top (I use chrome on Laptop and Desktop).  Ive been looking online and taking steps t... Read more

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Dear, I'm really disappointed with Lenovo. I bought a Lenovo Yoga 3 1470 two years ago by Amazon. After 15 days, impossible to start the laptop. Fortunately, Amazon sent me a new one. Few days ago, impossible to start again the laptop. No charge, the charge led doesn't work, nothing happens... I bought a new adpater to Amazon but unfortuntely, nothing happened with the new one, no charge led, no start, nothing... I tried to remove the battery, push on power button during 30 seconds, replug the battery and start but the same nothing happened. No warrantly...Do you have an idea? Please help me, i bought this laptop 800 euros two years ago.... Thanks. Eric

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** Sorry for my English, I'm not a native speaker ** I own a Lenovo yoga 3 14" (exact model: Lenovo Yoga 3 14 80JH00FLUS) in the last 2.5 years. I'd like to mention that my computer was fixed half year ago in a private lab, since the offical lenovo laboratory in my country refuse to fix it since I bought the laptop overseas. This time things went very bad and now my computer is completely dead. The past   Half year ago there was a problem in my laptop that was fixed in a private lab:The computer wouldn't load up  (although keyboard light would appear and then computer would shut down). Maybe in 1 out of 100 tries of powering up, it would succeed, but then the computer would shut down in few moments. As I said before, the computer was fixed in a private lab and they said that there was some problem in the motherboard (maybe some malfunction chip but I don't remember for sure what they said exactly) The present  My computer is completely dead, doesn't respond to any attempt of powering up (soft & hard resets), doesn't respond to any power button (regular or special button which used to load the bios menu, recovery menu, etc). problem appeared after another event of which I'll explain in the next paragraph: Sometimes, when my computer was in sleep mode for a long time, it would not respond to wake up when I would press the power button. So in those cases I had to do hard resets. ** I almost certainly sure it would only happen in sleep ... Read more

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I have a  Lenovo Yoga 710 (IdeaPad), a few weeks ago I was working on it, and suddenly (and with NO reason) it died, so I sent it to the Repair center 3 weeks ago because its NEW, and still in warranty. I've reviewed the repair status several times, but the last update was on July 31st, and it seems that the part needed to repair my machine is unavailable. I use my PC on a daily basis and it is really affecting my work/studies (I'm a PhD student)! Moreover I'm finishing my Fellowship in the US en returning back to Argentina by September 15th, so I really, REALLY, need your help! I've phoned several times to the Lenovo service center, but nobody gave me a helpful answer. What can I do to get my PC back before my flight date?

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Deeply frustrated by my almost new Yoga 3 Pro.LCD screen completely dead after only 14 months of use.  Computer still works through an external display.Repairs would be $700.No / 0 / nada help from Lenovo.   Recurrent problem as seen on forums.DON'T BUY THIS COMPUTER.

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Hi Everyone, I have a Lenovo Yoga 900 and I absolutely love it! Unfortunately after 2 years of using it  died and I could never turn it on again (Feb) I tried taking the battery off, plug it in , and press the ON bottom but nothing. I put back the battery and again nothing. Could it be possible that the motherboard is dead and if so how much will it be to replace it? Is it normal that computers like this die after 2 years of usage? I was expecting at least a 4 year range of usage for the amount of $$ invested in the computer. I want to get the same computer but now I have my doubts if it will die on me after 2 years or what caused the motherboard to die so suddenly. Any help is welcome!

A:Lenovo Yoga 900 - Dead after 2 years of usage

This is the Yoga Book 930 forum which was only released a few months ago. Posting in the appropriate forum might yield better results, good luck!
 
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Hi everyone,I just received a super beautiful Lenovo Yoga 920 laptop, but quickly discovered a very ugly and disturbing thing.At first, I thought it is a dead (black) pixel. After playing around with different lighting / light exposure, I found out that this spot is  there even when the laptop is turned off.Laptop on, white background: super ugly black spotLaptop off, shade: not visibleLaptop on, sunlight: visible in a colour that can be best described as some shiny glass colour.I attached some pictures. They are all showing this same spot, with different light exposure.Gentle wiping/rubbing didn't help at all.It is right in the center of the screen, and super disturbing. It destroys the whole experience of this basically beautiful Yoga.Thanks for sharing ideas! 

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Maybe once a month, my Lenovo screen will freeze and this will happen to the screen before I have to hold down the powerbutton and restart my laptop. What should I do? I had read that someone else had replaced their EPD Cable (P/N 5C10M14137LNV) - the cable connecting the mother board to the LCD display and it fixed it. Any suggestions? Here is what the screen looks like when it happens.https://imgur.com/ePx2o1U

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RELEVANCY SCORE 60

So my Lenovo Yoga 910-13IKB (Out of warrenty) was working fine this past Friday in the morning. I plugged it in to my charger, closed the screen and went to lunch and when I came back the computer was really really slow. So I opened the task manager and looked at the processor and it was running at 13% utilization and clocked at .38GHz (Normal clock speed is 2.70GHz) I restarted the computer a few times. Did a full shut down, then restarted in saftey mode and ran a root kit scan (Found nothing). I then powered it off so I could get all my files off before it died, but when I restarted it later that evening it was dead (Powered off at 50% battery) So now I am stuck with a dead computer that will not charge. My thinking is that something on the Type-C charging board shorted out somehow and caused an errant voltage that messeed with the processors, drained the battery, and prevented charging. It could only be like 3 things right?-The charging port board (Type-C)-The motherboard (Which basically everything is soldered to, so I would not replace)-The Battery Any thoughts? If this is likely the correct diagnosis I might replace the board, but I do not want to spend $100 for nothing. 

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RELEVANCY SCORE 58.4

I am a very frustrated and angry customer at the moment as i keep running into Road Block and unacceptable answers.  This issue is enough to cause me to never buy another Lenovo laptop or any laptop at Best Buy!I bought my computer in July and in September i noticed a key had popped off-  the "< ," key next to the M key.  I have used the key board only when i was setting up-  now at my office and at customers i set it in downward dog mode ;-) and use a blue tooth key board.    So it is not from use that it broke.   I took the laptop into BEST BUY and was told that the key was missing a metal part on the back so they could not fix it onsite-  i would have to send it in and be without my laptop for a week to 10 days - unacceptable -  this was a month or more ago. I searched on the LENOVO website and could not find a way to purchase a single or the entire set of Keys!  I am self employed as a software consultant.   My life is pretty busy and i finally decided today to bite the bullet and ask for a call from Lenovo support.  Again i am told the only way to fix this is to send my laptop in for a repair.  I asked to just be able to buy a KEY - i am told that well they do not sell individual keys - they would replace the entire keyboard!  So sell me the keyboard and or send me one an i will take into best buy to have them replace it while i wait.  They cannot do that.   I live... Read more

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RELEVANCY SCORE 54.4

I'm running the latest version of Windows 10 (Anniversary Update - Build 14393.693) clean installed on  a Yoga 2 Pro (20266 / 80AY) BIOS 76CN43WW. The "Lenovo Yoga  Mode Control" version 2.0.0.9 (ymc.exe) has consistently crashed every day for the last few months. Crash reports are logged. Are there any plans to fix this issue any time soon? Best Regards,

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RELEVANCY SCORE 54

Since you have to hunt around different Lenovo sites (and other sites) to find out about these softwares, I decided to make a post to get feedback from actual Yoga owners on how these programs interact, what they do, which ones are prerequisite, and which ones are unnecessary. Please don't take this as a blanket answer. This is just what I have found. It might be right - it might be wrong. I'm looking for others to post their experiences as well. Lenovo System Interface Foundation Driver - Necessary prerequisite (missing driver in device manager without it). It allows the Lenovo Utility and Lenovo Companion to work. Lenovo Yoga Mode Control - Necessary if you want to use your yoga to seemlessly change between all the different modes (laptop, tablet, tent, stand). This software is responsible for autorotating and putting Windows into tablet mode. Lenovo Utility - Recommended(?) This one I'm not too sure on. I remember that I was missing some function that I wanted but I can't remember what it was now. Maybe battery cycle count and health? Lenovo Companion - I don't have this one installed and don't think it's necessary but would like someone else to shed some light here.

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RELEVANCY SCORE 53.2

Hello, I bought 2 Yoga 730 and the fan will drive me crazy, just when I install Chrome the fan starting to work. This is normal with this kind of model ? Love the laptop but the fan it's a real issue for me. Got the latest version of bios 

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