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  1. ivankarrillo

    [SOLVED] How far can I upgrade my Lenovo IdeaPad 330s-15IKB by using SSDs?

    Hey, everyone, I currently have an IdeaPad 330s-15IKB with 8GB Ram, 16GB Optane, Intel Core i7 (8550U), CPU 1.80 GHz ~ 2.00 GHz and 1(quite slow)TB HDD. Win 10 (if that means anything). First, I am okay with the 8GB Ram, no big deal here, no need to upgrade it, so I am researching a lot about...
  2. jointthegame

    Replace the Keyboard on Lenovo Legion Y530

    Firat of all hello all users, i'm new on the forum :). I have a small question has anyone ever replaced the keyboard on the LEGION Y530?, i just ordered one and would like to do it correctly i would really appreciate your help! :). Sorry for my English i'm from Poland. Wish you a nice Weekend .
  3. D

    [SOLVED] Upgrading PSU of Lenovo Workstation p410 to 1000W ? what specs to consider?

    Hi Everyone I would like to Upgrade the PSU of Lenovo P410, as everyone knows Mainboard needs 14pin power connector and all PSUs come with 24pin. on amazon there are so many converters (24pin to 14pin) to choose from. QUESTION: Besides Cable and Size, is there anything else to consider?
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    Which Laptop should I choose?

    My company tell me to choose which laptop I prefer but I don't know which one is good for me. Could you please help me choose?. I mainly use it only for business. Here's the list: asus: Expertbook b9450 expertbook p5440, expertbook p2451 dell: latitude 9410 2 in 1, Latitude 7310 2 in 1...
  5. angelman1

    [SOLVED] Lenovo PC shuts down in many games

    I have a Lenovo 90BJ0031GM computer and I play a lot of low-spec games like : LoL, Zula, etc and I struggle with a very difficult situation. When I play these games on low - graphics mode, they crash. Can you please explain it to me? My specs: CPU : AMD A6-6310 (@ 1.8 GHz) with graphics AMD...
  6. CSMico

    [SOLVED] Lenovo y720 cube need help upgrading

    I bought a Lenovo y720 cube about 1 year go and it's been acting up. Frequent framedrops and stutters. And ofc low FPS. RAM: Samsung 8gb (1x8GB) DDR4, 2394 MHz MOTHERBOARD: Lenovo 36D5, Kaby Lake, Sourthbridge H170. CPU: i5-7400, Kaby Lake, 3ghz, Socket 1151 LG I've read that my CPU is...
  7. mvsood

    [SOLVED] Second Monitor Is In Power Savings Mode

    Hello everyone , I have a question regarding a (relatively) old Lenovo Thinkvision monitor that, when turned on, only says 'Power Savings Mode' and then goes to a black screen. This monitor is a second monitor that I am adding to my setup, and the only cables that it can work with are DVI...
  8. velocci

    [SOLVED] 10TB hardrive in an old machine

    Hi all, I have a Lenovo desktop that's about 7 years old. do you think if I put a 10TB hardrive in it, it will recognize it? the desktop is running windows 10.
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    [SOLVED] Black screen after reflow

    Hello! I have Lenovo z51-70 and have had a gpu artifact problem. I read an article about BGA reflow and tried it myself, but now screen is completely black and fan stops spinning after few seconds. When I move RAM stick to second block Fan stays on, so i think it's CPU problem somehow. BIOS...
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    Question Lenovo Legion Y530-15ICH (Type 81FV) has been crashing for 9 months

    Hello guys, First I want to thank you for taking your time and trying to help me. This machine started having bluescreens nine months ago and it now crashes daily - shut downs or Blue screens. I do not run any games on it and just run normal software Blue screen errors are: DPC WATCHDOG...
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    [SOLVED] Windows 10 boot screen logo loop problem

    I’ve had this problem since yesterday, watched a lot of YouTube videos, but all of them didn’t work. I was only getting more frustrated and impatient. The problem is: Whenever I boot up my laptop, the logo appears. There’s a spinning loading screen too, however it never gets past that. It often...
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    [SOLVED] Need help in upgrading my 6 years old laptop's RAM

    Hi all. I have almost 6 years old Lenovo Z50-70 Laptop with 4 gb RAM which I need help in upgrading by adding 8 gb RAM. After going through lot of tutorials and articles for choosing compatible RAM, I become confused since I can't even determine what kind of RAM I am already having (please refer...
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    [SOLVED] Upgrading my Lenovo Legions CPU and GPU, looking for advice!

    Hi good people! I am little on a budget but I would like to buy some used CPU and GPU and upgrade my have a Lenovo Legion Tower PC (Y520T-25IKL) which now has: intel b250 16gb ram (2400mhz, I think) GeFroce GTX 1050 ti (4GB) Intel i3 7100 For CPU I was thinking an i7 6700k or i7 7700k for...
  14. KillerOfOld

    Question Mousepad not working

    So my laptops charging port broke, and in a fit of panic and stupidity, I did a DIY and took the back off and fixed it. I double and triple checked that everything was connected and where it should be. However, now my mousepad (built in) will not work. It does not even appear in Device Manager...
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    Question Only 4gb of RAM (internal stick) is detected, my laptop has 8Gb installed from manufacturer.[Lenovo]

    I have a Lenovo IdeaPad 320-15IKB laptop which came with 8gb of ram but suddenly it shows 4gb of ram. I tried rebooting and stuff but nothing happened. I contacted the Lenovo online cc and they said me to reset my BIOS to default and it should work. It did. But it was just for that specific...
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    [SOLVED] Lenovo M920T

    Hello, I have a Lenovo M920T system, When I boot up the system I get 3 Long Beeps and 1 Short beep, and the system doesn't post, from what I can tell its a Ram Issue, I have tested both DIMMs inside a different M920T system and that system didn't post with them, I was wondering if Lenovo M920Ts...
  17. Zaporro

    [SOLVED] Lenovo Legion Y540-15 (GTX1660ti or RTX2060 variant) does it support external HDR displays.

    Hello, have anyone been able to hook up external HDR display to Lenovo Legion Y540 15" (GTX1660ti variant, i7 specifically) either using the Display Port or HDMI connector and have it work in HDR mode? (https://www.windowscentral.com/how-enable-hdr-settings-windows-10) Can't find any information...
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    [SOLVED] Help me choose between 3 monitors!

    So I wanna finally upgrade to 144hz monitor! But I'm struggling between three monitors... Benq XL2411P Acer kg241q Lenovo legion y25f-10
  19. Question Laptop Wifi adapter missing

    Hey there, I have a Lenovo laptop in which the wifi was working fine, then one day the wifi option just disappeared from my laptop. I checked device manager, and network in control panel the Wifi adapter and option was missing. It doesn't show up in windows 10 network settings, only ethernet...
  20. N

    [SOLVED] Help adding 2nd hard drive to Lenovo L340

    I have a Lenovo 340 laptop which has a 512GB Solid State Drive (M.2 2242, PCIe-NVMe, TLC) and I am quickly running out of space as it's used for some light gaming, office work and CAD. My understanding is that as I opted out of a hard drive, there should be space for an additional hard drive...
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    Question Repairing Lenovo Yoga 700-14ISK and a piece fell out, what is it??

    Hey all, I have a Lenovo Yoga 700 14ISK with the i5 and 128gb ssd that I used for college a few years back. My brother is starting college and I'm working on fixing it for him as a gift. I've repaired other laptops in the past but this is my first time inside this one. The main problem with it...
  22. wildfrog2000

    [SOLVED] Is 45% NTSC coverage bad?

    Hi I am a student looking to get a new laptop. Currently I am looking at the new Lenovo Ideapad 5 with the 4000 series AMD chips in them. The hardware looks great but the display is described as having 45% NTSC coverage. All the work I will be doing will be programming and terminal based, but I...
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    Question Identifying Front Panel Pins on Non-standard Mobo

    Hello, I am using a Lenovo motherboard originally from a Lenovo H415. Since I am making a custom case for it, I am using a standalone power button with a power led. The front panel pins on the motherboard seem to be a unique layout, and appear to be completely unlabeled. The power pins are easy...
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    Lenovo legion Y520

    Hi there guys I have a problem with my laptop performance. I have it for around 2 years and it allways worked slower then it should. And now I have huge lag spikes playing games like GTA V even on medium settings. I have latest drivers installed and did reinstal windows like 4 months ago. And...
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    Question Lenovo L340 fans are loud and getting hot while browsing the net

    Id why this is happening, i dont remeber being like this and the laptop is fairly new. Sometime the fans are loud like crazy and suddenly they are back to nomral 2min after and they are like crazy again an the laptop is hot. Sometime ago i underclocked the cpu as a lot of people said it will...
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    [SOLVED] Display Problems with old Lenovo FM1 Motherboard

    Hello, Recently I have been working on reviving an old Lenovo FM1 motherboard found in my friend's attic (it seems to have the model number N1996). It had no RAM, cmos battery, CPU cooler, or chipset(?) heatsink on another die on the mobo. The CPU that was installed is an AMD A6-3600 APU. I...
  27. dhruvky94

    [SOLVED] Lenovo Y540 throttling even with good thermals

    Hey guys, I recently got a Lenovo Y540 laptop with i7 9750H and RTX 2060. I tried to run Witcher 3 and AC:Odyssey on it and found the temps were too high (95c). So I started tweaking it... First updated the bios and all the drivers. Post that, started undervolting using INTEL XTU. Looks like...
  28. Namelee

    Question Is it time to change the Lenovo Ideapad 100s-14Ibr?

    I have been working on this laptop for four years and I think that it's time to change. I purchased for 300 Euros (Greece), because my previous laptop (which was way superior than this) was dead inside the motherboard. It looked nice with some very "good" specs for an affordable laptop: CPU...
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    Question Lenovo Ideapad Y700-14 Intel AC 3165 upgrade compatibility with Intel AC 9260

    Hi all, I've got a Lenovo Ideapad Y700-14ISK with an Intel AC 3165 wifi card in it. I'd like to upgrade the card if possible. Can I upgrade to the Intel AC 9260 or will I run into issues because the AC 3165 is 1x1 and the AC 9260 is 2x2? Cheers!
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    Question Laptop, new battery, shots down while using Chrome, but Ok when not?

    Hey guys, very strange problem (gotta say not yet thoroughly troubleshooted): Lenovo Y50-70, Win10, 5 yrs old, original battery degraded to hold only 15-20 min, but when it would get too low I'd get a warning with enough time in advance to plug it in, or if I wouldn't it would gracefully...
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    Question Laptop wont boot. .

    Hi! I was trying to help a friend reset the bios password on his Lenovo L460 thinkpad. So first i tried to remove the cmos battery, it didnt work. So i figured i had to reset the bios chip by shorting it out. and so i did.. but now the computer wont turn on.. the power button and the "fn" button...
  32. Karai-Amai

    [SOLVED] Lenovo Y700 won't boot

    A few days ago, my laptop has become unresponsive. Last it was powered on, it cycled to sleep mode successfully, and was still providing power for a device via USB before I attempted to start it again. Upon pulling up the screen and hitting the power button, I had no response from the system...
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    So I waa checking out a few budget gaming laptops under $1200, and came across the Lenovo Legion 5 15. Well many people had estimated it to have a ryzen 7 4800H and gtx 1650ti. But the official lenovo website confirms that it will come with a Ryzen 7 4800H and upto a Rtx 2060, 144hz panel...
  34. J

    [SOLVED] Why does not my extra ram sticks work?

    Hello, a friend gave me 2x4GB ddr3 sticks, and I decided to add another 4GB to my pc so I could have 12GB ram, but when I tried starting my pc, my monitor did not get any signal, but after i took off the extra sticks and used my original 8GB ddr3, my monitor got signal, the 8GB stick speed is...
  35. D

    [SOLVED] Lenovo laptop not powering on

    Hi, I have a Lenovo Flex 14 and it isn't power on; charging light comes on, however, when plugged into AC. What I have done so far: Power drain by pressing the power button for 30 seconds and then tapping it again. Unplugged battery and tried powering on using AC. Reset CMOS battery. None of...
  36. D

    [SOLVED] Lenovo Yoga 720 Compatible Graphics Cards?

    Hello, the Lenovo support for some reason can't give any technical information and directed me to a third-party repair shop to get this information but to me that is very weird So I am here to get the information instead. The Lenovo Yoga 720 that I have has integrated graphics that it uses...
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    [SOLVED] m.2 - nvme disk upgrade on my laptop lenovo

    Hello, This is my laptops ideapad l340-15irh pdf Because my current main hard disk is only 128GB (HFM128GDHTNG-8310A) i would like to make an upgrade. I am little confused about m.2, nvme disks and i am not sure what my laptop supports exactly. I know Nvme are much faster than m.2. I...
  38. DrDeans

    [SOLVED] Black Screen After Changing Main Display to run PEG in BIOS

    Hi there, I'm in a bit of a situation right now where I'm not really sure how to approach this. I have a Lenovo Ideapad Y5070 with a Core i7 and Nvidia 960m. I noticed that my main display only had 128mb of VRAM whereas it usually had about 2k. Become the blind person I am I followed an online...
  39. Elljey27

    [SOLVED] 5ghz wifi only on channels 100 or 64

    Hi guys, I have Lenovo y740 with killer 1550i. When I am in the same room as my router I dont have any problem, I can be on channel 36 and others. When I am in other room (1 wall and 6 metters far away) I have great signal and my router is on channel 100 or 64 everything is ok, but...
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    New working/programming/school laptop

    Hi please can you help me choose new laptop? I need it for programming, school and work, so main requirements are good cpu, ram and fast hard drive. 1. What is your budget? maximum around 800€ 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 14-15.6 3. What screen resolution do...