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Lenovo Ideapad Y700-15ISK utility software problem

Q: Lenovo Ideapad Y700-15ISK utility software problem

So i upgraded to an ssd today and did a clean install of windows 10 with the intent of downloading drivers from the site. But i cannot get the utility software to work, it had some nice functions that i really liked. I have tried installing it and reinstalling it and double checked if it's the right one. I tried running the .exe from the directory and task manager says it's running but there is no task tray icon or any way of interacting with it? Please help

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Preferred Solution: Lenovo Ideapad Y700-15ISK utility software problem

I recommend downloading and running DAP. It can help sort out any driver and firmware related issues on your system

It's worked out well for many of us in the past.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloaddap.org. (This link will open the download page of DAP so you can save a copy to your computer.)

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I recently bought a M.2 SSD and I want to use it as a cache drive. Intels RST requires AHCI mode, I was under the assumption that I was already in AHCI mode but my inability to create any raid volumes through the disk management or have my drives recognized by the RST app says otherwise. There is no option to change my mode from IDE to AHCI in BIOS due to it being locked. How can I work around this?

A:Lenovo ideapad Y700-15ISK how to put into AHCI

Look in the device manager under IDE ATA/ATAPI Controller, it should say Intel(R) 100 Series/C230 Chipset Family SATA AHCI Controller. For your second part of your question, you need at least 2 disk with unallocated areas to make a RAID array. But, saying that I would never setup a software RAID (ie windows) array and the BIOS doesnt support a hardware RAID

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I'm having some lag with my touchpad, about every 3 seconds. Searched around about this problem and did some updates on the driver.
 
Even did a factory reset, but same problem.
 
Anyone having similar problem and fixed it?
Read somewhere that it may have something to do with the Realtek HD audio software/driver??
 
Using external mouse for the most, but would be nice to have the option to use a functional touchpad from time to time.
 
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Mod's Edit: Additional information added to Subject line for clarity of issue and moved to proper forum.
 

A:Lenovo Ideapad Y700-15ISK - touchpad lag

Have you seen this thread?http://www.tenforums.com/drivers-hardware/14107-windows-10-mouse-lagging.htmlThis guy claims that disabling start at boot of Realtek application called FMAPP.exe solved the problem. A lot of people in this thread say that it solved their issue. Can you check if it solves your problem? Let me know when you find out.

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So I'm planning on buying this model: Lenovo Ideapad Y700-15ISK, but the one I'm looking to buy doesn't have an SSD and doesn't specify which ports are still available, only that it has a 1TB HDD. So I wanted to ask: 1. Does it have a free M.2 port? all models of the Y700-15ISK should have them, or am I wrong? 2. Which type of M.2 SSD does it support? M or B+M? I already sent the same questions to the retailer, but I am still waiting for an answer so thought I'd ask here as well.

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Hi, what happens is that when I'm playing for example GTA San Andreas in the middle of the game (about 10 or 20 minutes) the keyboard stops responding completely and to make it work again I have to restart the PC, this is frustrate you since I lose my progress if not I keep time until freezes keyboard...If there is any solution, answer...

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Hello, it has been 2 days since i bought a lenovo y700 15isk, Model Name 80NV, MTM 80NV00CNRI and im having big problems with fans, they run very loud with no reason. When i start up the windows 10, for about 5 minutes it stays very quiet, but when i start using for example youtube or facebook ore something that does not need very much processing power the fans kick in immediatly, and never low down any more. It is very frustrating for me because i didnt exept a laptop of this kind to have this issues. I have tried to install all the drivers, but nothing helped.I read somewhere that it might be a bios issue but i dont know how to update this bios.My bios version is CDCN25WW, 9/4/15. Can anyone please help me, can somebody tell me is this bios version the latest one or it need to be updated.Can you tell me how to update the bios. Im very confusing now i dont know what to do.Thank You

A:Lenovo ideapad y700 15isk fans very loud

same here

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Hey Everyone,Is it possible to upgrade my brand new Lenovo Ideapad Y700-15ISK (LE80NV00JWMX) with an m.2 SSD? It's the version with 1TB HDD, which is terribly slow.. Sadly, the manual and different online posts I found, didn't give me a decent answer to my question, and i'd rather be sure, before I go and hastly buy something i'll regret. If its possible, i'm open for suggestions of what to upgrade with aswell (120-250gb m.2 only). For now, I was looking at the Kingston SSDNow 120GB M.2 SSD (M.2 2280, SATA 3.0, up to 550/200MB/s read/write, 150 TBW).Hope you guys can help me, as i'm not 100% sure, if it actually supports m.2 SSD, and what version I need? (I believe its 2280, from what I researched so far, but im not sure if its only the ACK version)Best regards,New user ;D

A:Is it possible to upgrade my brand new Lenovo Ideapad Y700-15ISK with an m.2 SSD?

Hi there,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community! And happy to have you here.
 
As I understand that you have query regarding m.2 SSD upgrade in your Lenovo Y700-15ISK
As per this & this thread its possible.
Source Some: M.2 Solid State Drive (SSD), via M.2 card slot 
 
 
I hope the above information helps.Please feel free to post in Lenovo Community Forums if you have any further queries!Regards,Prabhansh_______________________________________________Tap that Kudos button if I helped.If you find a post helpful and it answers your question, please mark it as an "Accepted Solution"!

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I was just minding my own business and playing some games and then i got a message from "Intel Rapid Storage Technology" telling me that a SATA drive disconnected and i couldnt see my Drive, then i restarted my PC and it appeared again but after a few minutes it disconnected again what should i do?I have 2 drives C: and D:, but i cant find D: it disappeared? Most of my items are in the Drive!

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dolby audio applicated stopped working .error - installation missing components .please reinstall the audio drivertried uninstalling audio driver and installing it from lenovo  support that dint solve the problemplease help


























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Hi, I am using lenovo ideapad Y700-15ISK-80NV and its display got broken and I am from India. Will I be able to change the display of the laptop, if I could change what are the display models suitable for the device and where can I buy those displays in India. The laptop display is a non- touch model. Anyone please help me. Awaiting for your response.I have attached the image of the display type used in my laptop.  Regards Sargunan D


























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I have a LENOVO Ideapad Y700-15ISK.I have successfully upgraded my SSD to a Samsung-SSD-SM951-512GB-MZHPV512HDGL. I am tempted to upgrade also my HDD to a Seagate ST4000LM016: http://www.seagate.com/www-content/datasheets/pdfs/laptop-hdd-4tbDS1887-2-1602UK-en_GB.pdf ...which is a 2.5-inch 4TB disk.Problem is that it is 15mm thick and I fear that it might not fit in the space dedicated to the HDD. Has anyone tested this? Do you know if it works?

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Hey guys!! So yeah, I have a Lenovo Ideapad Y700 15ISK laptop. It's a really cool laptop! And it's a monster in gaming! Also, it's new. I had it with me for about 2 months now. I have no negative comments about this laptop. This laptop was my dream laptop. I always take care of it and made sure it is in top condition.  But you see, One day, like 3-4 days ago (sunday), when I got home I turned on my laptop to update my excel table for my expenses, it was bout 90%. After that, I took a nap leaving my laptop still turned on. When I woke up, I saw it was 10% percent. Of course, like any normal person would do, I plugged in the charger. To my suprise, It suddenly turned off by itself right after I plugged in the charger to the wall socket. Thinking that It just got lowbat, it was all right for me. Or so I thought. After that, I noticed that there were no lights that indicate that it is charging in my laptop. Please help!!! It's been 3 or 4 days now and I still can't use it!!! It won't charge, it won't turn on because of the lowbat and I can't fix it.Any ideas?? (i have a background on Electronics Engineering if it matters) i did some analysis. 1. I'm pretty sure that the battery is okay, but of course it's lowbat cause it shutdown at 10%. 2. My charger is perfectly fine. (I tried it on another y700 at a store, also, my laptop does not charge with another y700 charger) 3. I do believe that it is in the hardware because, like I said, the light indicator shou... Read more

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Hi, I wonder is there any way to turn fans off? Cpu temp is about 30 celsius and they still keep running. They don't stop even once. Do yo think this is a normal situation? Do your laptop's fans run without any pause? It gives me headaches.Agghh... Thanks, 

A:Lenovo IdeaPad Y700-15ISK Laptop turning fans off

There isn't a way to manualy turn off the fans. Keep your laptop well ventilated in a cool place, and choose a power plan different than "High Performance". If your laptop gets cool enough, it will stop the fans

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I was just minding my own business and playing some games and then i got a message from "Intel Rapid Storage Technology" telling me that a SATA drive disconnected and i couldnt see my Drive, then i restarted my PC and it appeared again but after a few minutes it disconnected again what should i do?I have 2 drives C: and D:, but i cant find D: it disappeared? Most of my items are in the Drive!

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Bought it on December 31, 2015 IIRC. Dropped it, doesn't turn on at all, no power, it's dead, completely and utterly dead.

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Hello. My laptop responding 100% disk usage and because of this it is very slow and make very loud sound and i have to turned off. 2 month's ago i changed the boot system. But it start it again. So what is the problem i don't understand.Needs help

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Good evening, It's more about notifying (and perhaps helping other people): using latest NVidia from Lenovo on an Ideapad Y700-15ISK (GeForce GTX 960M) gives poor performances with Windows 10 Creators Fall Update on old games such as Wolfenstein Enemy Territory or Sven-Co-Op; I had an older build before and it was running well.Updating to latest NVidia drivers through GeForce Experience, fixed.Had stable 125 FPS (with Lenovo drivers from October 2016), after Creators with Lenovo 25-40 FPS, and now again 125 FPS with latest non-Lenovo NVidia drivers.

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Hello,I'd like to ask, if any of Y700 user faced same or similar problem, with orange/yellowish shade/tint on the screen?Problem started 3 months ago, it was a really hot weather outside, computer was working fine, and then after a few moments it appeard. I doub't that it was me, who damaged a screen, because i'm really gentle, when using it.I bought a notebook at the beginning of this year. It is still on a warranty. I already tried send on a warranty to a serivce for repair ( i think, company is called MEDION (at least for lenovo devices bought in Poland), but they send it back, with a reason that "they couldn't achive same problem in their test enviroment" which is really strange, because problem appears everytime notebook is working. Any suggestion what i can do? Should i send it back again on the warranty, hoping that this time, they will be able to see a defect? What was the root cause of a problem? I don't won't to leave it like that, because notebook wasn't cheap, and except a screen issue, notebook is amazing. But it is really hard and annoying to use it like that.Attached screens, look at the bottom right corner. Orange shade is most intense in this place. But you can see it also, througthru all the bottom and right edge.??Thank you for any advices.

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Hello everyone, I have purchased this laptop about 2 weeks ago and I have experienced quite a serious problem: Sometimes my pc freezes showing me the last frame of what I was doing and I am unable to do anything; at the same time I hear a concering and strong buzzing sound coming out the speakers and the only thing I can do is forcing a shut-down through the power button.this sound kinda looks like it's coming from the HDD but I am not sure at all about this. Anyone can help me? I've just bought it and I dont really want to go ask for a refund already. All drivers are updated, windows 10 is also updated to the latest version, the only thing left is the BIOS but I'm reluctant on doing that unless it's necessary.

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its been almost 2-3 month ive purchased i was expecting a perfect laptop with this price and specifications but i faced a lot of little and big problems like sound.. color accuraty and now my device will turn off immidely when i unplug the charger and wont turn on without it in battery bar says 91% and charging but it stuck at 91 for 2 days. when its turned of and plugged in i can see the battery light is on

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hi.i was using my computer with battery conservation on a few days ago but next day i used the pc i couldn't use it. i losed that option and i really need it because i need to use my computer all day does anyone know what can i do?i already tried to reinstall the drivers and lenovo vantage too and nothing


























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I got a lenovo ideapad 310-15ISK with TN glossy screen which resolution is (1366*768).. Can i upgread this screen into 1080p resolution with IPS panel?? please help..

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I have Ideapad 310 15ISK (non-touch).Sometime, (3 outof 5) system does not start properly. It hangs while using it, sound doesn't come properly.I can't even listen songs properly I'm facing this from the start. I went to lenovo center, they said it's the window problem. It's more then 1 year now but this problem still not solved.

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I buy a new Zeon 8gb 2400 module ddr4 ram for my laptop ram upgradation. But after installing the ram, it showing only the inbuild 4gb ram. No ram upgrade to 12gb. This is very sad to me. Please help me, what can I do now?

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I have read older topics enough but haven't found a solution. Laptop is very quiet in idle mode but every time when I use browser (Firefox) and open a new tab the CPU fan starts spinning which is very annoying. I'm using Windows 10 and I have turned Windows Defender off. Also I flashed the latest BIOS (E5CN58WW) but so far nothing changed. Temps are around 35 while I post this but seems that SpeedFan can't control the fan. Only thing I noticed that when I open a new page / tab, CPU usage increases from 4 % to over 50 % depending on the page. Please, is there any solution for this?

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Has anybody tried 16GB x 2 in Y700-15ISK ?If yes, which make and model?  My pc came with 8gb x2   DDR4 2133 dimms.  










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A:32 GB Ram on Ideapad Y700-15ISK ?

Hi basitj  , 
 
 
Greetings . 
 
I was also waiting for other members to try going beyond 16 GB on this model.  
So far,  was not able to get a verified working upgrade on this model most likely since it was just released in the market and that it is using DDR4 already.  
 
Seen models that worked from beyond recommended RAM from OEM since memory controller of processor usually exceed whole system max ram. This is due to systemboard limitation and firmware identification set by OEM. 
 
If you can have your company IT group test it or have computer shop to try going beyong 16 GBDDR4 then it's the only time we can decide . 
 
Update us if possible , it would be a good reference for our community. 
 
 
Regards

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Hello guys, I have a Lenovo Ideapad y700 and I have problems with my keyboard. When I play some different games my keyboard is stop working all at once, I don't know why, I think is a problem with the drivers or something else, can somebody help me? 

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Please, I need your help... Today I have bought a new Portatil Lenovo IDEAPAD. I usually work with Dreamweaver, but with my new PC is impossible. The font is too small. It happens with other programs. Does it have any solution? I think that maybe is better returm my money. I have 15 days for try it. Thank you

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I have problem to install display, audio and PCI simple device drivers for my Lenovo Ideapad 110I tried to download from lenovo support site, but downloaded drivers do not worktried also over automatic driver update but also after scanning the system and downloading updates no success I tried to remove the driver and install again - no successI tried to repeat in windows safe modeI reinstalled windows 2 times No success I tried to disable graphic adapter in bios and then install driver and then enable in bios again but also without success Graphics is Radeon R5Audio should be connexant high definitionPCI device I do not know what should this be Please help

A:Lenovo ideapad 110-15ISK driver installation problem

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I just purchased a Lenovo Ideapad V110-15ISK with the intention of replacing the 500 gb hdd with a 480 gb ssd.  I used the Aoemei cloning software but it says the ssd is too small?  I haven't installed anything on the 500 gb hdd, I'm just going with it out of the box, so I thought cloneing to something 20 gb smaller shouldn't be an issue.  I made the Lenovo partician drive that's 24 gb smaller, to about 3 gb, and it cloned fine, but when I installed it back into the laptop, on start up I get a windows 10 boot error 0xc0000225.  I went ahead and made a boot usb and it boots, but then it wants me to install window 10 anew? I don't know what to do.  I love the laptop, I just want it running off of an ssd, and it should be simple, but I spent most of my Sunday on this and the anxiety is getting to me. I posted this a few min ago but the thread was gone a few min later, if this is improper formatting, please let me know and I'll make the changes, otherwise I'm just trying to get some help here.

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Grettings. So, last year i bought this Ideapad Y700 Touch-15ISK gaming laptop and i really love it, just that i would like to make a small upgrade to it, like having a SSD (exclusively to load OS) and a HDD (to install games/software, etc), i just wonder if it's possible (if the hardware has the slot to do so). Also i was wondering if i can replace it's graphics card to a higher-tier one (it came with a GeForce GTX 960M, was thinking to get the GTX 980M), as i was thinking to assemble a gaming PC, i thought it would be easier to me to just upgrade my gaming laptop (and save a lot more money doing so) Thanks in advance

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Y700-15ISK Laptop (ideapad) Model80NV00YATAVeriFace and windows hello and faceid Advanced SystemCare 10 not Support Windows 10 LenovoHelp improve  

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Greetings! I recently bought a new laptop, Lenovo IdeaPad Y700 15-ISK, with Windows 10 Home preloaded. I found a minor problem that happens frequently. After the laptop is idled for a period of time, 5 or 10 mins depending on plugged in or not as you know, the laptop first turns off display, then goes into sleep mode after another 5 or 10 mins. The problem is, after I come back and try to turn it back on, the screen stays black. However, I can see that the laptop is indeed responding by pressing NumLock, CapLock, or in my case, Fn-Space to turn on/off the backlight of keyboard. I checked and I have the latest windows updates and latest drivers for everything. So, any brilliant idea on this issue? Thanks in advanced.










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A:Lenovo IdeaPad Y700 15-ISK - Sleep mode problem

https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Lenovo-P-Y-and-Z-series/Y700-No-power-no-display/td-p/2228277 Does it goes to normal after reset? If yes turn off hibernate mode as soon as possible!!! you will find a way to do it in the thread above. If it doesn't go back to normal and you are stuck with a brick then the only solution is to send it for a warranty repair. There is a bug in the bios which causes that.

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I have an lenovo Ideapad 310 15 ISK model 80UH and suddenly appears a blue screen from windows 10 showing a error code :CRITICAL PROCESS DIED, código de parada. I have called microsoft support and they said that it could be a hardware problem. they suggest me to keep in contact with LeNovo to know if exist some tools to diagnose if there is a hardware problem in the notebook or not.Please tell me how i can run any tool to check hardwaere conditions in my notebook.Tks

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