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flex 2-15 keyboard not working - must use touchscreen

Q: flex 2-15 keyboard not working - must use touchscreen

very frustrating issue just started very recently - have a refurb flex 2-15 laptop that is two years oldafter booting up i can login only with main keyboard, 10 digit numeric does not work at all, num lck is ltafter logging in, i have no access to the keyboard whatsoever. i have run diag, virus scan, lenovo pdates and ?indows (8.1) updates.i am thinking its a driver issue, but maybe not. what could it possibly be?hopeful that someone has had this issue and resolved it. thanks,looking forward to a solutiondavid

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Hi Team,I have Lenovo Flex 2 14, which is not working touch screen. I have try all mathoed but unable to fixed it.1)  HID- compliant touchscreen is not present in device manager2) Not found USB Touchscreen Controller (A111) Really disapointed about this  Kindly share the proper solution to fix it. where i found driver .exe file for install the same. I'm on now Windows 10. thanks Birbrata  


























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Hi,unfortunately thetouchscreen on my flex 14d stopped working. My system settings says that touch is available. I tried to reinstall the drivers, installed all updates, but nothing happened. I never received an error message or something else.How can I use the function again? I am using windows 10.Many thanks for your help!

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I've had this computer for a couple months now and recently, my touchscreen has been on and off--sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn't-- and I have no idea why. The touchscreen function just randomly stops working. I've tried searching for solutions, but to none avail. Has anyone else experienced this problem? Does anyone have a solution?

A:Lenovo Flex 3 14'' Touchscreen Not Working?

Hi Gvee,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community!
 
We are sorry to hear that touchscreen is not working in your Lenovo Flex 3.
 
Please do confirm which operating system is running on your laptop.
 
Best Regards,
Poojitha.
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The Touchscreen of my Flex14 Notebook is not working.I tried all hints like deinstalling the HID Interface Device Drivers.I also took out the battery.After all I went back to factory setting. - touchscreen / tabletPC still not working.I reinstalled Win 8.1 and made upgrade to Win 10 - touchscreen still dead.How can I test if touchscreen hardware is functional.Any suggestions or help would be much appreciated. Best regards Siegfried

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Welcome to the Forums Invertore! 
 
Press Windows+X.
- Select Device Manager.
- Find the Touchscreen driver under Mice and Other Pointing Devices>USB Touchscreen Controller(A111).  You're going to uninstall this and check the box that says "Delete the driver software for this device".  Don't worry, it won't blow up your computer.
- Restart your computer.
- Re-open the Device Manager, and confirm that the Touchscreen is now listed under Human Interface Devices.
 
Let us know how you get on.
Regards,
Shashi
 
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The touchscreen on my ideapad flex 14 laptop is not working. I've tried uninstalling the driver in device manager and then restarting my computer. I've also checked that all drivers are up to date. I'm on wondows 10 and I think it has worked since the upgrade (though I'm not 100% sure). Any ideas?

A:Lenovo Ideapad flex 14 touchscreen not working

Welcome to the Forums Bevvy! 
 
Press Windows+X.
- Select Device Manager.
- Find the Touchscreen driver under Mice and Other Pointing Devices>USB Touchscreen Controller(A111).  You're going to uninstall this and check the box that says "Delete the driver software for this device".  Don't worry, it won't blow up your computer.
- Restart your computer.
- Re-open the Device Manager, and confirm that the Touchscreen is now listed under Human Interface Devices.
 
Let us know how you get on.
Regards,
Shashi
 
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Hi, I know this question has been asked before and Ive looked at about 10 posts off this board so far and none of the suggestions for a fix are working. Bought my Ideapad 2 years ago and dont use it very much as its possibly THE worst laptop ive ever owned. Just want to get the touchscreen working so i can sell it and buy something else.  So if anyone has a recent fix for the latest update i would be very appreciative! Thanks in advance

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Installed Windows 10 on it, and it didn't fix it, reset to Windows 8, no fix, upgraded to 8.1 and still no fix, all updates and drivers installed, tried the device manager thing, yet still no touchscreen response. It doesn't even show up in device manager. Also, now the display, doesn't cover the whole screen, there are black bars all around the edges. 

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I  have an Ideapad Flex 15.
 
Since I upgraded yesterday to Windows 10, I have lost the touchscreen ability I had up to that point on Windows 8.1. On search for pen and touch, I was given this message on a system information page: "No pen or touch input is available for this display." I have looked in device manager under Human Interface Devices. Expanding the view to show hidden devices, I see "HID compliant touch screen." When I click to get device status, this is the message:
 
"Currently, this hardware device is not connected to the computer. (Code 45) To fix this problem, reconnect this hardware device to the computer."
 
How do I do that? I note a similar problem in Windows 8.1 on this posting:
 
http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows8_1-hardware/touchscreen-not-working/c48cda2...
 
Does anyone have any idea how to reconnect the hardware device -- or at least to solve this problem? Thanks!
 
 
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I solved the problem here for my sister's Flex 14.Press Windows+X and open Device Manager, go to Mouse and uninstall USB touchscreen.Solved the problem here...

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Hi everyone, The touchscreen of my idepad flex 14 stopped to work suddenly. I have upgraded to Windows 10 recently and  didn't have any problem but now the defect came up. I have checked the device manager and the HID compliant touch screen driver is there (Version from 2006) and seems to be ok. I have tried to upgrade the driver but Windows says that is the latest version. Is there a driver from Lenovo for the touchscreen device? I really would appreciate any help. Thanks,Mike   

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I have a year old Lenovo Ideapad Flex 4-1470 laptop.  The computer works perfectly, however the touch screen does not work all the time.  Some of the keys on the keyboard won't work, some areas of the screen do not register my finger everytime, etc.  I took it to the place of purchase (Office Max) and they ran a diagnostic check that came up perfect... the computer is working like it should.  I have a warranty on the computer for 3 years trough SquareTrade.  I don't use the touch screen really at all (only use it because it's there), but I'm annoyed that it doesn't work correctly because it's only a year old.  Any suggestions on a fix?  I can't find a calibration reset for the touch screen or any kind of up system reboot.  Any help will be appreciated.

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Hello, I followed the other thread of someone who had this same prroblem, but the solution did not work for me. In my device manager under mice and other pointing devices > there is only: Lenovo Pointing device I have tried:configure pen and touch settingsuninstalled and re-installed HID- compliant touch screen tried reverting to a previous verion of windows performed a system reset I can't get ahold of the lenovo support phone line.. I use the touch screen feature daily and it has affected my work, any help is appreciated!  

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Nothing different happened between turning off the computer & turning it on to keep working & yet all of a sudden the touchscreen doesn't work?? It's almost as if it was turned off? Is that a setting that can be turned off or does this need to be fixed or something?  So annoying!! 

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As you can see there are multiple problems that have come up in this notebook. I recently reinstalled windows 10 to solve some other problems. The installation went perfect and afterward everything seemed to work fine. When my wife turned it on the blue BIOS screen came on (as it did before the installation) and I was unable to use the touchpad, mouse or arrow keys to move the selection. I rebooted and it started up fine only the keyboard did not work. I had to use the onscreen keyboard to log in. Once inside, sometimes the keyboard works and sometimes it doesn't. I've tried using the f6 to toggle the touchpad on but it didn't work. The keyboard is touch and go and now the blue screen BIOS sometimes comes up when the computer is started. Any suggestions would be appreciated. I've searched for solutions and haven't been able to find anything that works to solve these problems. I've uninstalled the drivers and rebooted for a fresh re-install of the drivers but that only temporarily fixes the problem. Thank you.

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Today, my keyboard and touchscreen stopped working. However, when I switch to tablet mode, the touchscreen works and tablet mode functions just fine.

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Main issue im having is the keyboard is acting very bizzare. First keypress does not register when I start typing or after pressing the spacebar. shift keys and backspace are intermittent. for example, on this sentence i had to press the "f" key twice as well as press every letter twice after each press of the spacebar. Reinstalled drivers, system restore, malware scans all to no avail. i'd guess it's a hardware issue.now the touchscreen:does not work 99% of the time but randomly appears to. When it's not working windows tells me no touch is available for this display. Seems like a poor connection to me as well as I can't seem to find touch screen drivers. anyone have experience with this?   

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some of the keys on my keyboard stopped working when i upgraded to windows 10. i have restored windows 8.1, thinking that would solve is, but it hasnt. i have held the power button down to restart it, but that didnt work. i then uninstalled the driver and rebooted, which also didnt work. i cant find a way to contact lenovo directly either. i also cant find the keyboard driver on the lenovo website to install. can someone please help?

A:flex 2 14 keyboard not working, some keys

Hi there, Saique ?
 
Thank you for writing in to the Lenovo Forum - happy to have you here today.
 

Shut down your laptop
Connect charger
Press the power button for 15 secs.
Then start your laptop normally.

Update us how it goes.
 
 
 
 
Regards,         
 
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Hi all. So 2 days ago I was using the laptop for some course work, I then went asleep for maybe 2 hours and when I woke up I was unable to use the touchpad or kyboard. Now I had this issue before but it seemed to fix itself after a day or two. So far I have reset the computer while keeping all my own files, updated, deleted, reinstalled the drivers multiple times, removed the keypad to ensure the ribbon wasn't loose etc etc. I have since been able to get the touchpad to work by messing with the drivers but the keyboard remains the same. I oticed I am able to use it when either the laptop is held at an angle or if the screen if opened up almost flat. I'm guessing this is a driver issue but I can't for the life of me figure out how to resolve this. The laptop is a few years old so no warranty. I've done a lot of reading online about this issue and it seems many people have had the same problem but no posts gave me any real solution. Any help is very much appreciated. I relly don't know what to do now. 

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I'm in trouble. It was working fine for a while since I updated to Windows 10 (it could be 64bit).Because touchscreen nor keyboard/mouse are working, I can't go anywhere to see what is wrong.It turns on fine but I have to press the power button to shut it down and can't do anything.Please help!

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hi everyone. please forgive if this is an ignorant question... seemingly out of nowhere my keyboard and mouse/touchpad stopped working. seems a couple keys work..like airplane key for example. i saw another person post about this but saw no response. anynhelp greatly appreciated. this touchscreen is killing me! thanks!











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A:flex 15 keyboard and touchpad suddenly not working...

Are you in Kiosk/Flex mode?

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My laptop keyboard (Flex 14-Ideapad) not working. When I use wireless keyboard it works in a bizarre way. 
I have tried following :
1) Removed the battery & unplugged laptop. Pressed power button for more than 30 s.
2) Onscreen keyboard working in same bizarre way like wireless keyboard.
3) From Control Panel, selected Ease of Access Centre, than selected Ease of keyboard use & unchecked all check boxes.
4) From login of laptop, selected Ease of access centre & unchecked use of laptop keyboard.
 
All the above things are not working.
Kindly advise.
 
Mod's Edit: System model added to the front of Subject line to improve visibility / clarity.
 

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Dear experts,My keyboard has completely stopped working and cannot activate it with any Fn key... what should I do? how can I fix this please? Greatly appreciate your urgent help!

A:Lenovo Flex 2-14 keyboard not working / URGENT HELP PLEASE

Hi,
I do have this symbol on my space bar, but still my keyboard is not working and cannot activate it. Can you please help me with a solution? Thanks.
 
Mod's Edit: Merged this post with existing thread on keyboard issue.
 

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I spilled water on my laptop a few days ago. My screen was fine at first, but then (I assume) water got into some part of the hardware. Now the display is barely visible. I think it could be the inverter board that was affected, but I want to know how to fix it/what part(s) I need.In addition, my keyboard doesn't work. The touchscreen keyboard doesn't work either. I can tap on the keys, but nothing shows up. What is affected so that I can't even use the touchscreen keyboard? Any advice would be much appreciated.













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A:Lenovo Flex 14-- screen dim, keyboard not working

Welcome to the Lenovo Community !
 
Water spilled into a laptop can cause a variety of problems as well as short  circuits.  It would be difficult to pin point exactly where your problems lie.  I suspect though that laptop isn't thoroughly dried out yet which maybe part of the problem.  I would suggest you open it up and let it continue to dry out, before proceeding further.  For your reference here is a link to your model's Hardware Maintenance Manual.......
 
https://download.lenovo.com/consumer/mobiles_pub/ideapad_flex14flex15_hmm.pdf

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Hi, I'm using a Flex 3 -1470 and whenever I press a key on the keyboard the touchpad becomes disabled. I've tried googling a solution and have the latest drivers from the Lenovo website but nothing seems to work. I've also tried editing the ALPS touchpad registry fix but it didn't work. Any help in resolving this issue would be greatly appreciated.

A:Flex 3 -1470 Touchpad and keyboard not working at ...

great support for a recurring issue...

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Yeah, so, as you can see fro the title, my laptop is having some issues xDWhat I can tell y'all is it's not that stuff was out of date because I made sure everything was up to date. Then I read on here that to fix the keyboard issue, I could factory reset it. But that didn't work (Note: I haven't updated anything after the reset). Frankly, I don't know what to do. I'm jsut glad it's a touchscreen so I can do some stuff.As far as the wifi thing goes, it doesn't search for wifi. Even when I tell it too, it just turns it off. Product Info (after reset):Edition: Windows 10 HomeVersion: 1607OS Build: 14393.0Product ID: 00326-10000-00000-AA093S/N: R90HSW77Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6500U CPU @ 2.50 GHz  2.59 GHzSystem Type: 64-bitPen and Touch: Touch support with 10 touch points Please keep in mind I can not use anything except the touch screen and on screen keyboard.Thanks in advanced. Edit: I forgot to mention that the battery icon is now always showing full and charging (though my battery saver still kicks on), and the pc will not hibernate by closing the lid.

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Please tell me what caused the following keys of my keyboard not working:1st row:  9, 0, -2nd row:  O, P, ( 3rd row: L, ;, '4th row:  ., /These keys are next to each other and appear in the same column.Please tell me how to solve this ptoblem, thanks!

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Hi all,
I have a dell XPS2720 and so here is what happened.  
I installed PS Now app in my PC and i wanted to get my wireless controller to work so I downloaded and installed SCP driver installer. I ran it but then the computer stopped responding so I decided to do a hard reset.  I held the power button to restart then once the computer and windows started, i am unable to do anything anymore since I am stuck in the home screen.  This is the screen wherein when you press any key or click the mouse, the system prompts you to log in your password to unlock the screen.  
My mouse, keyboard and touchscreen are all not responsive.  To isolate the issue, i tried my unifying receiver on another PC and it is working.  I am thinking my drivers perhaps got messed up.
Can you help me?  What can i do given that i can't even log back in to the system.

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Hello there,

Since yesterday the touchscreen is not working when the Satellite u920T is in laptop position. When I put the Satellite u920t is in tablet position it works. All the two years before the touchscreen also worked in laptop position (keyboard slided out)
Can you solve this?

Greetings,

Edwin Stenneke

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The issue has already solved, just writing for thos who might have the same issue. One day when I turned the notebook on, the keyboard and touchpad did not work. Restarting ddi not help.The only thing I put my attention that time was the battery is almost discharged, so I turned the notebook off, closed the lid, and plugged it in. The next day I turned it on, and everything was working.  Another idea on why it happened: when the notebook lid opens and closes, it might switch to tablet mode, so that the keyboad and touchpad are off.

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The problem started two days ago as they were hanging a little but worked by time. yesterday none of them were working then I googled the problem and found it is common in many devices so I thought it is a software issue. This morning, they were working perfectly and after coming home, none of them works.I tried many solution as disabling filterkeys, uninstalling the keyboard from device device manager and updating windows, however none of them works. sometimes it worked after changing the language from language bar. it is totally annoyning for meThanks god touch screen is working that i write this post. any suggestions?!

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Hello,I have some troubles with a laptop from a friend.The Touchscreen did not work anymore and he asked me if i could help.Until now not . Maybe someone here can help me?I see a few post more about the same problem, but they did not helped me.- disabling wake on- clear the screen Anybody else had the same problem with Windows 10 fully upgraded to Creators update?Thanks in advance. Gr. William

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Hi. Touchscreen just stopped last week. No idea what caused it. Have tried some of the solutions suggested such as disabling and re-enabling "HID compliant touchscreen" in device manager but no success. running windows 10.Any ideas gratefully appreciated?

A:Touchscreen stopped on ideapad flex 15

Hi there, Trevorb?
 
Thank you for writing in to the Lenovo Forum - happy to have you here today.
 
You could use the System Restore feature to get your computer back the time when it worked.
 
Update us how it goes.
 
 
 
 
Regards,
 
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I've had my Lenovo ideapad Flex 15 for just over a year now, so I guess this is the time at which things start going kerplooey. Today my touchscreen started going haywire, clicking rapidly and repeatedly in one random spot in the top left corner of my screen, so fast I couldn't use my touchpad to get the cursor away from the spot. After closing and reopening the computer, the problem stopped momentarily but then came back. I rebooted and when Windows restarted I received a pop up that "Windows Mouse and Keyboard Center has stopped working." The problem returned shortly after, and now my touchscreen has stopped working altogether. Can anyone help me?

A:Ideapad Flex 15 touchscreen woes

Update: The problem is now intermittently returning. If I close my laptop and reopen it, it seems to disable the touchscreen for a period of time so that I'm able to actually use my computer for a bit before it starts feverishly attacking that one area of the screen. All instructions I've found online to disable the touchscreen haven't worked... I'd love to have it functioning again though. Help? 

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Hello! I'm experiencing a somewhat common-sounding problem with my touch screen.  It's not listing under Pen and Touch on the System Information page of Control Panel, but I can locate it in Device Manager under Mice and Other Pointing Devices>USB Touchscreen Controller(A111).  I can use it like a mouse but it doesn't work like a touch screen.  I'm not quite savvy enough to uninstall the drivers in Device Manager and hope for the best - I feel like I'm going to wreck something by accident.  Any advice?












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A:Touchscreen issues on Flex 15, showing "No Pen or ...

Ditto. On the other thread for this problem, uninstalling did not help one person, so it looks like we'll have to wait for a fix, but I'm not super-saavy either, so maybe one already exists?

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I was told not to do it but I bought a Lenova Idealpad 15 used from a friend. He had replaced the original OS with Linux. So i installed Windows 8 to bring it back to its normal usage. Everything works fine except the touch screen. I been tryiing solutions for 2 days from this message board and no luck. I have even download every driver for my system from the Lenova's website and that didn't help. I installed Windows 8.1 from scratch and still no touchscreen support. I contacted Lenova's support via telephone and they want me to buy a $59 Recovery media. I don't mind buying recovery media but seriously $60! I should have listen to my other friends who said stay away from Lenova products, but I wanted to try one out for myself. Can anyone help me get my touchscreen working? I am currenly on windows 8.1. This is the original Flex 15 not the Flex 2 15.

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I was told not to do it but I bought a Lenova Idealpad 15 used from a friend. He had replaced the original OS with Linux. So i installed Windows 8 to bring it back to its normal usage. Everything works fine except the touch screen. I been tryiing solutions for 2 days from this message board and no luck. I have even download every driver for my system from the Lenova's website and that didn't help. I installed Windows 8.1 from scratch and still no touchscreen support. I contacted Lenova's support via telephone and they want me to buy a $59 Recovery media. I don't mind buying recovery media but seriously $60! I should have listen to my other friends who said stay away from Lenova products, but I wanted to try one out for myself. Can anyone help me get my touchscreen working? I am currenly on windows 8.1. This is the original Flex 15 not the Flex 2 15.

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Recently my touchscreen of my laptop stoped working. I reset the laptop and everything, looked for solutions online, but I cant find any solution. Sometimes it worked again out of nowhere. But i prefer that it works all the time. So if anybody has a solution? Thank you in advance!

A:touchscreen Lenovo ideapad flex 14

Same problem here. The touch screen suddenly stopped working this evening. Reinstalled chipset but to no avail.

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

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Hi, since a few weeks i had an issue with my Flex 140D Notebook - the touchscreen doesn't work. What i've done was to uninstall the 3 USB-Devices below the HID-Section and the Touchscreen itself and rebooted the System. I did also an "Reset", see the link below, for the Mainboard but it doesn't fix the problem. Can someone give me a hint ? OS: Win 8.1 Pro Regards Mike http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_8-tms/touchscreen-not-working-windows-8-len...

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Issue just started this morning. There is small mouse cursor inside a shadowy box that remains on the screen. I can use the mouse but it will dissappear and is slow. I saw a solution for another lenovo laptop running Windows 8 but nothing for a Flex 2 running Windows 10.
 
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 I don't have the touchscreen drivers anywhere in my device manager and wacom drivers has a code 10 of being unable to start. Windows 10 is up to date and the Wacom drivers is the latest one. Already tried uninstall the wacom drivers and restarting, tried reinstalling the drivers from the website after uninstall it, and looked everywhere for a solution. 

A:Lenovo Flex 5 - Wacom Device code 10 and missing touchscreen drivers

Found out that in order for the Windows 10 installation to detect the PCIe SSD, you have to go into the BIOS and change the SATA Controller Mode to AHCI.  Now that only leaves the Wacom drivers having a code 10 and the missing touch screen drivers.

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Hi, I have a Lenovo Flex 2 14 which came with a British keyboard but I noticed you can take off the keyboard and swap it out for another one - you can find backlit versions, or a version with a different layout. I got a keyboard for it with Japanese hiragana on it, but the laptop doesn't seem to recognise any of the extra keys this keyboard comes with which have key codes not used by other languages. These keys include: | -? \ ??????the ????, ???? and ???? toggleI would have assumed this was to do with the fact that these are keys from a 106/109 key layout as opposed to the standard 102 key, so I replaced the keyboard driver with Microsoft's 106/109 key keyboard driver, but that hasn't had any effect - it still can't see these keys being pressed. The ??/?? ?? key works because it uses the same key code as the tilde on other keyboards, but that's all. My hypothesis for why this might not be possible to fix is that the ribbon connection between the keyboard and the motherboard could only support 102-key layouts in Europe, and therefore the only way to be able to use these extra input conversion keys without a different motherboard altogether would be to use an external USB keyboard. I may have just made up what I said about the motherboard though, so does anyone know if there's a driver I can use to solve this problem and be able to use the extra keys? I can't just use a key mapper like KeyTweak ... Read more

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What is up with the keyboard layout for the Flex 4 14"?  The page up arrow button is where the shift button should be so if you need to capitalize a letter using your right hand you have to stretch out to reach it & it's smaller than the one on the left side.  I had the Flex 3 same size with a normal layout. ???  Don't want to go with the 15" but may need to drop down to the Flex 3.

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When attempting to access the touchscreen keyboard, it will flash at the bottom of the screen for a second, then disappears again. Please tell me it is some kind of operator error and not a tech malfunction with my brand new Flex 4. And for the record, attempting to get a Lenovo representative to help out is something of a joke. Yo, Lenovo...might wanna up your game in that area. Now, back to my dysfunctional touchscreen keyboard... HELP!

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