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ssd samsung sm961 Is it compatible with notebook Lenovo yoga 900s?

Q: ssd samsung sm961 Is it compatible with notebook Lenovo yoga 900s?

ssd samsung sm961 Is it compatible with notebook Lenovo yoga 900s?

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Samsung 960 PRO M.2-2280 2TB PCI Express 3.0 x4 NVMe Solid State Driveis it possible to be mounted in Lenovo yoga 900s Type 80ML005PB serial number PF0HZZ6M.    is there bios limit?

A:Samsung 960 PRO and Lenovo yoga 900s

2tb... huh... I don't think there is a bios limit. I haven't ever heard about bios limit. There are limits for RAM, but rather not for storage.

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There are very little documentation for a lenovo yoga 900s.I would like to know if I can connect two displays to my lenovo yoga 900s over usb type c. I am looking for a hub that will work on my device and will include at least one USB 2.0, 2x HDMI (one can be VGA) and an ethernet port. Can you recomend any?

A:Does lenovo yoga 900s (900s not 900) usb type c supports thunderbolt 3? Can I connect two displays?

Hello and welcome,
 
I can't answer your question directly  but looking at the base spec, the implication is USB-C but not Thunderbolt, single external display supported.
 
http://psref.lenovo.com/syspool/Sys/PDF/Lenovo%20Tablets%20_%20Convertibles/Lenovo%20Yoga%20900S%20(...
 
Hopefully someone who has tried this on an _S_ will join the conversation.
 
Z.

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Dose anyone knows the samsung sm961 M.2 SSD compatible thinkcentre m900 tiny?

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I need help with an SSD nvm2 SM961 from Samsung. The bios of my Yoga 900 does not recognize the SSD. I bought the SSD and would like to use it as it is much faster. Please Lenovo the machine is recent you must be able to install recent components. Lenovo Helped with linux, do the same with the new NVD SSDs.

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I bought a SSD Samsung SM961 to put in my yoga 900, but in bios don´t detect a hard drive.What solution.

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hey all,(First time here, sorry if I'm asking laptop Qs in tablet section.)So, I'm wondering what laptop( or, a "drawing tablet") should I go with. Both has stylus, but samsung has emr, while lenovo is aes.I've been drawing mostly on pencil + pen, and the only "drawing tablet" i have used was galaxy note 2. I mostly draw & sketch things like cars and buildings, and what I want to see is precise pointing and good tracking. (Slippery screen is actually fine, since I've been drawing with slippery pen for more than 2 years.)I got bad taste for aes after the terrible adonit pixel, as it responsed so bad and the drawing point was in wrong place every time when I repositioned my hand.Thx for anyone helping me to make a choice.Any help ?

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Hi, Just bought a yoga 900s in the UK and I am trying to buy a compatible pen. The official Lenovo pen isn't availble on the UK website or any of the usual places like Amazon.co.uk I could order from the US but it will take weeks to arrive. Can anyone recommend another pen that works for the 900s ? Many thanks

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Hello experts, I am suddenly having a problem with my Yoga 900s not sleeping properly. I will close the lid, and the machine will stay alert (power light steady and not blinking). Then, when I try to wake it, the screen will remain blank, and I have to hard reboot. I am perplexed as to what is causing this issue. The laptop worked last night, and as far as I can tell, no updates or programs have been installed since then. Power settings are all fine. Laptop is set to sleep when lid is closed. CPU and memory usage seem fine. I've tried multiple reboots. Please let me know if you've encountered this before. I'm at my wit's end since nothing has changed since yesterday. Thanks. - Archana

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I just ordered my Yoga 900s this monring. I got the 1299.00 configuration in Champagne Gold! I've been checking the site everyday for 4 weeks and much to my suprise it was there today. You would think they would have it on the front page of the website. Only problem I see is i have to install windows 10 pro myself as they dont offer it.  Yoga 900S - Champagne GoldPart #: 80ML000PUS               Status:Processing               Qty:1               Price:$1,195.99

A:Lenovo Yoga 900s OUT TODAY!

Exciting! Much better than that MacBook with one USB C port and a 480p webcam haha



I'm a Lenovo advocate, part of the Lenovo INsiders program. #LenovoIN. I don't work for Lenovo.

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hello,couldnt find on the web if the original lenovo usb c travel hub supports my lenovo Yoga 900s.the exact model of the hub im intrested in : GX90M61237any help?thanks

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Hello everyone,
 
Thanks to Lenovo I had the opportunity to test and use the new Yoga 900S. As I also have Yoga 3 Pro I'll also compare the two.
 
Size, weight and build quality.
Yoga 900S is smaller and lighter (by 200 grams). However, they're both skinny 12.8mm thick.
The materials appear to be the same, but somehow 900S has much more metallic feel to it. It also feels more sturdy. It might be related to the smaller size of the 900S. The case on the inside has more of a leather feel to it compared to the rubbery feel in Y3P.
 


Keyboard:
 
I have mixed feelings with this one, because:
+ dedicated F~ key row - great!
+ 2 level backlight - love it too.
- much lower key travel compared to Y3P, but still comfortable enough.
? awkward placement of the right shift key. This could just be me, as I got used to Y3P's layout, which had the right shift key on the left side of the up arrow key instead of the right side.
 

(picture by Cnet)
 
Touchpad:
Slightly smaller, but still comfortable to use. I have no remarks. It does its job. It happened couple of times that the cursor jumped to the bottom right corner when I tried to click using left index finger while swiping with the right index finger. Not sure what happened, but it was so minor I'm suprised I still remember it did!
 
Screen:
The model I received has a Full HD screen (1920 x 1080). I've seen 1440p being mentioned around the net, but this particular model definitely has a FHD screen. I ... Read more

A:Lenovo Yoga 900S - quick review

Great review and comparision! The Yoga 900S does look like both a beauty AND a beast!



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Hi, my Yoga 900s has D-drive (named LENOVO) and it includes drivers as well as installation files for two applications (McAfee and YMC, Yoga Mode Control). I'm thinking of deleting this part and repartitioning my harddrive to increase the size of C-drive. I found some information suggesting that in this case OneKey Recovery migt not work, but I did not find any definitive about it. Does any of you know whether there is indeed harm on doing what I'm planning?  

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The trackpad might break me here... it's absolutely terrible if you're the kind of user that likes to use single finger click and two finger right click exclusively. You can set it up for this behaviour but it basically disables the entire bottom third of the trackpad.
 
 
Moderator comment: New thread created. Subject edited. Was: Re: Lenovo Yoga 900S - quick review

A:Lenovo Yoga 900S - trackpad behavior

Are there tactile click locations for left and right click in the bottom corners?  Or is it totally "tap" sensing?  Mine shipped out yesterday and this was one of my concerns.  Another option that just went on sale, the ThinkPad X1 Tablet, has dedicated buttons like a traditional ThinkPad.  It's much pricier for the same hardware, though, and I like the Yoga flexibility compared to a Surface type setup.

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HiI left this laptop in sleep mode for 1 week without powering on. When i came to use it there was no response at all.no indicator light when plugged in. I tried pressing the power button 1 min or even more and also unplugging battery for 1 min. nothing seems to work.Any ideas guys. 

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Hi, Seems the wifi auto connect isn't working for me after sleep & hibernation.  Each time,  after those events,  I have to connect manually to my Wifi. I'm on windows 10 x64 v1607 with the latest updates SSID: *********Protocol: 802.11acSecurity type: WPA2-PersonalNetwork band: 5 GHzNetwork channel: 44Manufacturer: BroadcomDescription: Broadcom 802.11ac Wireless PCIE Full Dongle AdapterDriver version: 1.558.29.5Physical address (MAC): ?60-6D-C7-C2-45-59

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Hello,Since update to Windows build 14986 (slow ring) brightness Fn keys not working and there are only 3 levels on brightness in settings:very dark - nothing visibledark - little brighterbright - it is okvery bright - it is the same as brightI think it is similar topic as this https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-X-Series-Laptops/X1-Yoga-OLED-brightness-issues/td-p/3419994 I reinstalled the graphic drivers, reverted, updated. Reinstalled Lenovo apps.Can you update the Intel driver? Also about Lenovo settings app. Battery meter when it is clicked nothing is showing as it was before.

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I bought a new SAMSUNG SM961 M.2 NVMe SSD.

Mr Google on several sites said that a DVD install will fail at the make Partition stage.

I installed from a DVD no problem. The only changes I made in the UEFI was to disable the other drives so as to be sure to install to the SSD.

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Hi , i  bought HP ProBook 450 G4and i want to install SSD to my laptop ,is there any way to install Samsung SM961 M.2because i checked many models of ssdthe best one in performance is Samsung SM961 M.2 , i found one converter from mini PCI-E to NGFF M.2 , is that fine or no ???  what about Samsung 850 EVO m2 250 GB , is it compatible ?? thanks for supportbest regardsA&B    

A:Samsung SM961 M.2 HP ProBook 450 G4

Hi,Manual: Page 44http://h10032.www1.hp.com/ctg/Manual/c05270979M.2 2280 SATA SSD is good enough.No M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD slot available. Even if you get the converter and put in PCIe M.2 SSD, it'll only be as good enough as M.2 SATA speeds.http://www.samsung.com/us/computing/memory-storage/solid-state-drives/ssd-850-evo-m-2-500gb-mz-n5e50...Create a recovery USB before any upgrade, using HP recovery manager.RegardsVisruth

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I am thinking of adding a second M.2 SSD to my P50 laptop.  Does anyone know if the Lenovo P50 is compatible with the Samsung SM961 Polaris 1TB M.2-2880 PCI-e 3.0 x 4 NVMe Solid State Drive SSD model: MZVKW1T0HMLH-00000 ?

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Hi community, I am interested in buying an HP Pavilion 15-bc006ng. I would like to know will Samsung SM961 NVMe M.2 (2280) SSD work with it, as i understand there are empty m.2 slot on the motherboard?  

A:Add Samsung SM961 M.2 in Pavilion 15-bc006ng

Hi,Page 2, 33: http://h10032.www1.hp.com/ctg/Manual/c05117922.Samsung SM961 NVMe M.2 (2280) SSD would be the fastest available in the market. Are you sure it is TLC, rather than MLC?Your notebook supports SSD 2280 M2 PCIe 3x4SS NVMe TLC TL. I'll not take chances buying MLC. Go for TLC type.http://www.tweaktown.com/reviews/7762/samsung-sm961-1tb-2-nvme-pcie-ssd-review/index.htmlSpecs:http://support.hp.com/us-en/product/HP-Pavilion-15-bc000-Notebook-PC-series/10862166/document/c05178...Remove HDD from its bay, Install your desired operating system in SSD. Make it boot drive. Then replug HDD. Now SSD will be your boot drive and HDD as storage.Be aware that SSD upgrade needs somewhat major disassembly. Hence if you are doing it alone and break something in the process, HP wouldn't honor the warranty. Get help from HP or a good technician for the upgrade. RegardsVisruth

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hello, Ive had the yoga 900s for over a year, and in the last few weeks, suddenly my battery is acting out. I can charge to 100% and it works fine until around 20% when it suddenly shuts off with no warning. I concect the charger, and turn it on - the battery gauge always states 0%.  why did this start happening - is ther something I can do, or do I need to get it to a lenovo center? thanks,Nir

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Hey guys,  I have the Lenovo Ideapad 520 (80YL00RXIN) and wanted to replace the CD Drive with the Samsung 850 Evo 250GB Solid State Drive  in order to increase the Boot Speed and over-all speed of the laptop.  So, the question is, Is the Samsung 850 Evo SSD compatible with my laptop? And will it fit in terms of size, in place of the CD Drive? Also, is it recommended to add the SSD? Any downsides to doing so?  Lastly, will I, someone who knows the basics about computers and the internal components of a computer, be able to install the SSD myself? Or would I rather outsource it to someone who deals in things like this? Thank you. Regards,Neel.

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Hi Can i upgrade Hp pavilion 15-bc021tx with SSD SAMSUNG SM961 NVMe PCIe Gen 3 x4 ?And how many read and write it can do ? Thank you.

A:Can i upgrade Hp pavilion 15-bc021tx with SSD SAMSUNG SM961 ...

Yes it is rated to accept an MVME (PCIe) M.2 disk. Look at page 29 of the Manual here: Service Manual The M.2 slot is to the left of the battery.  As far as what kind of read/write speed you will get it is hard to say. The drive is capable of 3000 Mbps read and about 1500 Mbps write, but I have 2 HP laptops with Samsung NVME disks which register about half those speeds and that seems to be the common experience. You do want to install the latest Samsung NVME driver and the device driver from Samsung. After I did that, my speeds went up about 10% and a few people have reported an even bigger improvement. The speeds I get are still well over twice as fast as a SATA SSD so I am very happy with the performance.  If this is "the Answer" please click "Accept as Solution" to help others find it. 

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So, does Samsung SM961 SSD (256 GB) work with the Lenovo Legion Y520?

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The compatibility list for SED NVMe support states that the DDPE tools will support SED (OPAL) hardware encryption for the PM961 but I don't see the SM961 listed and I thought the only major difference was TLC vs MLC.  On the 7480 it shouldn't make a difference at 2x, but the write speeds will be much better on the SM series.
Is it compatible?  The performance of the Toshiba XG4 is unacceptable.  The PM961 would get closer, but it'd be best to retrofit an SM961.  Thank you for any help offered.

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Hi, I hope I haven't made a mistake, but I just received a Samsung 1TB Polaris SM961 NVMe M.2 80mm Solid State Drive/SSD to upgrade my HP Omen with. The laptop is not seeing the new drive.- The bios is not seeing the drive- Diagnostics saying device not present- I have followed instructions to perform a hard reset. I maybe foolishly believed that because it was mentioned that the 950 pro works, I assumed tha the 961 would work too..But maybe i have received a faulty device ? And tips comments or ideas ?Thanks Nigel

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Hello everyone I was wondering if anyone knows whether the Lenovo Active Pen is also compatible with the yoga 920, or whether only the Lenovo Active Pen 2 works. Moreover, I was wondering if the Lenovo Active Pen also looses contact when writing if you hold the pen close to the nub. Thanks! for your help

A:Lenovo yoga 920 compatible with Lenovo active pen

Hi huQbbTCi,
 
Greetings.
 
Lenovo active pen 1 is also compatible with Yoga 920 as shown in the accessories search tool here PART # GX80K32884. It would be less sensitive to depth perception but with palm rejection enabled then you may not have the same issue on losing contact with it. 
 
It would also be favorable to have it tried first before any purchase specially if you have someone that have it and compare it with other active pens whichever would be comfortable and efficient to your writing style.
 
Hope this helps answer your query.
 
Regards

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I bought Lenovo Yoga 910 with a 256 GB SSD. I decided to buy a 512 GB SSD and chose the Crucial MX300 M.2 CT525MX300SSD4. When installed in a laptop in the BIOS, he was not determined. I think this is because of its incompatibility. Has comeNow the question arose: which SSDs are compatible with this 512 GB / 1TB laptop from the existing ones? Who has already changed and has had a positive experience, what models of SSD at 512GB / 1TB did you choose?





Lenovo Yoga 910

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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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hello, i bought yesterday the following laptop i wanted  to know the offical pen compatiblity for this laptop besides the lenovo active pen that i cant find in israel for some reason. 

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Since I bougth this tv I am about to cry, couse i cannot conect my yoga3 14 with it in any ways - via wifi - tv and computer see each other but refuse to connect, with hdmi - micro hdmi cable - nothing happens. Smart wiec is not enough for me. I want to double my computer screem but it seems to be imposible. I'm thinking about thowing the tv out of the window (third floor). Aby ideas how to solve the problem? 

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I have problem with new SDD Samsung 850 Pro 500 GB in my Yoga P40. My computer has all drivers, new Windows 10 pro with all updates and latest firmware SDD but transfer is slow (ca. 250 MB/s). Program SAMSUNG MAGICIAL show information Sata 3 is available! but mode RAPID can't start. Whan I have tried this disk in diffent computer (normal PC,not laptop) everything is ok (transfer ca. 500 MB/s). Old SSD in my laptop (Plextor PX-128M6Pro) has normal transfer. Where is the problem?


























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Hello!I am trying to find out if DisplayPort is supported on the following two models: - Yoga 710-14IKB (80V4003LMX)- Yoga 900S-12ISK (80ML000RMX) I need to drive UHD TVs (4K at 60fps) and various high resolution displays using DisplayPort (HDMI 1.4 only supports 4K at low refresh rates).  It seems to be difficult find out looking through the documentation provided by Lenovo. I have come across some info though: Yoga 710-14IKB:The documentation on  http://shop.lenovo.com/us/en/laptops/yoga/700-series/yoga-710-14/#80V4000GUS under "Ports" states that: "Micro HDMI?""DisplayPort? (combo with HDMI?)" This indeed seems to indicate that DisplayPort is supported, but I cannot find any info on how this works. - Is DisplayPort supported by the Yoga 710?- If so, what kind of adapter is needed, and where can this be found? Yoga 900S-12ISK:This machine has an USB-C "USB 3.0 port with Video-out". I have found a Lenovo USB-C to HDMI Adaptor-NA (GX90K37871):    https://www.cnet.com/products/lenovo-usb-c-to-hdmi-adapter-external-video-adapter/specs/but so far I have not seen any USB-C to DisplayPort adapter from Lenovo.When an USB-C port has video capabilities, it is usually DisplayPort available (I have seen reviews of Yoga 900S that this actually is the case for the Yoga 900S. - Is DisplayPort supported by the Yoga 900s?- If so, what kind of adapter is needed, and where can this be found?&n... Read more

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Hi, my screen currently looks like this? The stripes keep changing shades and move and otherwise the laptop seems to be working and restart properly. Any ideas? 

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Dears, I would like to upgrade my current 256GB SSD of my Thinkpad Yoga 260 Model 20FES04T37 with 512GB SSD. I have found the below partnumber in Lenovo store which says that is compatible with Thinkpad, but I see that a special factor (M.2) is required for Yoga 260 which is not listed in the description of this part number: 4XB0L67026 ThinkPad 512 GB SATA 2.5" SSD Can anybody confirm this will be compatible with my Yoga so that I proceed with the upgrade with this SSD?

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I recently purchased a Samsung monitor, Model A2514_FPN for my Yoga 2 Pro laptop. I have no problems getting it to work as far as extending my screen goes, however when I do, I lose serious functionality, including my keyboard.  Any help troubleshooting this is greatly appreciated!

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Olá pessoal! Alguém sabe informar se o Notebook Lenovo Yoga 500 14IBD aceita SSD? Alguém já instalou alguma memória RAM 16GB e funcionou? (A do meu atualmente é 4GB) Poderiam indicar alguma loja para compra? Obrigado!

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The view of my notebook while it is in desktop mode changed and it lookslike in the screenshot i am including below. Does anyone know how to go back to a regular view of a desktop style computer instead of this one? Thank you! current view

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I'm loving my new Yoga 900S but I received an email that the active pen I ordered was at end of life and had been cancelled.   I see the same pen still offered on the site, but it could be 5 weeks before being available.   Just curious if there are other compatible pens out there that would work with the Yoga 900S.  In checking around the web, I see many of the affiliated sites are also out of this item, model GX80K32882.   Should I try again and wait it out?

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Hello, Only 0.8 inch between Yoga 900 (13.3) and Yoga 900s (12.5). Footprints between 900 and 900s is quite the same : 900S = 305mm by 208mm , 900 = 324mm by 225 mm.  Pro 900S :No fan (= no noise)Better battery lifePro 900 :Better CPUBetter keyboard (larger)SD card slotAdditional USB PortCons 900s :Poor AZERTY keyboard layout (small left SHIFT combined with > key). See this topic for details. But I can manage it.Big footprint for a 12.5inchesCons 900 :Will be replaced by 910 soon ?Black keyboard (fingerprint magnet?)NoisySo, which is the best (for playing video and audio file (mp3), internet, basic word processing, viewing photos) I have to choose tomorrow  (last day to return the 900S, or not  ) Choice is between 900 with i5-6200 or 900S m7-6y75, Both are provided with 8 Gb RAM and 512 Gb SSD. They are sold at same price. Thank you, Regards       

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Windows 10. Internet Explorer 11. Have tried to download and install Microsoft's latest Spring update for over a week now, and getting Error code  0xc1900101.  The update downloads but will not install. I asked in the Microsoft support community for help, but a little confused by their replies.  Although I have been using PCs for years, not a techie. Now, on shutdown, receiving a message about Task Host window unable to shut down.I used the Microsoft media tool (which was suggested), however this just kept updating and went nowhere.Can anyone help, or do I take the Notebook to a specialist repair shop?Thank you for any help.   

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