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    Question Lenovo y700 boot loop

    Hi, I recently got a y700 laptop and all was going well until i decided to wack an ssd in it, how the bios on it was locked set up in a to not allow usb's to be boot from, which i needed to install windows on the new drive. So i pulled the back off, cleared the cmos but unplugging the battery...
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    [SOLVED] How much can I upgrade to (ram noob ) heres my info

    Thanks for reading first of all. Total noob question, but they answered it incorrectly on live chat so I am hoping to be enlightened here, I just bought a new laptop ( have been out of the computer world for 8ish year, s ) can someone please let me know how much I am able to upgrade my ram to...
  3. Wayss37

    Question No Bios for dedicated laptop GPU

    Hello, I have a Lenovo G505s with dedicated Radeon HD 8570M but only the integrated card works and I can't pick the dedicated one in bios either, in GPU-Z it shows that the HD 8570M doesn't have any bios number, I couldn't find any flashable bios of this card on the internet, what can i do to...
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    [SOLVED] Graphics card compatibility for Lenovo IdeaCentre 510s?

    My pre-built computer is an idea centre 510s I was wanting to put a graphics card into my pc which has a lenovo 36C5 mother board i was wondering if it would be compatible with an Asus Nvidia (PH-GTX1650S-O4G) 4GB GTX 1650 Super Phoenix OC PCI-E VGA Card? Thanks!!
  5. ivankarrillo

    [SOLVED] Lenovo i7 1TB HD, 16 GB Optane suddenly acting weird 100% Disk

    So, i got this Laptop about 10 months ago and past days (about 4 days) it started to do weird stuff. It started by taking a lot in the loading loop at the start, then it would take about 10 mins in a black screen to finally show my username and password input. After I did it, everything seemed...
  6. mranimo

    [SOLVED] Laptop not functioning properly...

    My Lenovo ThinkPad x121e keeps exiting everything. For Example if I'm in BIOS it's Always asking to exit and save. Or when I try to use Windows everything is closed up immediately when I open it. Like if I try to run a program in admin it's presses the cancel itself. And this happens everywhere...
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    Question Touchpad not working properly and behaving erratically

    [Edit: When I started using the laptop this morning I found that the problem had resolved itself overnight for some reason I don't understand. So my question has changed to whether it was just a freak occurrence, or whether my touchpad has some weakness which will make it likely that the problem...
  8. kenzy9

    Which Lenovo ideaPads compete with HP ProBook 450 G6 (& G7's)?

    https://h20386.www2.hp.com/AustraliaStore/Merch/Product.aspx?id=6BF80PA&opt=&sel=NTB https://h20386.www2.hp.com/AustraliaStore/Merch/Product.aspx?id=9UQ74PA&opt=&sel=NTB https://www.lenovo.com/au/en/laptops/ideapad/c/ideapad I'm looking for a new laptop and have narrowed down to HP PB450 or...
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    [SOLVED] ThinkPad laptop upgrade advice

    Hello. I have a ThinkPad E550 with the following specs: Ram 8 gb Cpu Intel core i7 5500u Gpu amd Radeon r7 m265 2gb WD hard drive 5400rpm I want to replace my hdd with and SSD. I have two questions. One is that can I use both an hdd and ssd at the same time on my own laptop? Also what...
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    Question USB port working?

    I have a Lenovo M700 mini computer. One USB port will not detect the mouse or keyboard, but does detect a flash drive. I do not believe this is a driver issue as it is still not detected in a pre-boot environment, yet works in any other USB port. I have checked the BIOS and everything looks...
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    Used Thinkpad p52s. Worth 1000 as workstation?

    Hey everyone,I'm looking to replace my old ideaPad z510 with something I can actually use to work. I'm having to go mobile for a few months and need some decent laptop to replace my desktop until I can ship it where I am going (and maybe outlive it for a bit, or be a good replacement for a...
  12. YKA24

    Question Lenovo Y540 - Random CPU Temp Spikes after Undervolting

    Specs: I7-9750H RTX 2060 16GB RAM So I have a Lenovo Y540 that I've owned for about 6-7months. It's been working pretty well, and recently, I decided to do some undervolting to help with the high CPU temps. I followed a guide on reddit for Lenovo Y540/Y740, and undervolted my CPU to -145mV. It...
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    Question Question about Wifi card Upgrade for Lenovo Yoga 530

    I was recently given a Lenovo Yoga 530 (81H90000UK) , called a Flex 14 (or flex 6 14" sometimes) outside of europe I believe, for some general note taking and web browsing for when i'm at uni. However, some of the specs of the machine are pretty weak with only 4gb of Ram and 128gb of storage...
  14. mbrocke

    Question Laptop Screen Repairs?

    I have a Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E545 laptop running Windows 10 that the screen no longer works on. A couple months ago the left hinge cracked (which I gather is a relatively common issue with Lenovo laptops), so I JB-Welded it back together and it worked fine until recently. Today the screen...
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    Question Lenovo Legion Y740 - Lagging/slow mode problem

    Hello. I have a really weird problem and I am hopeless. Laptop: Lenovo Legion Y740 – 17inch, rtx 2060, i-7-8750H, (G-sync, 144hz, HDR) Speccy - https://prnt.sc/r2jxgg I have had this laptop for over 4 months now. I started noticing this problem like two months ago and to this day I am not sure...
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    Question When I plug my laptop in (or I want to start playing any music \ video that has a voice), I hear the electric spark sound from my laptop. What should

    Question When I plug my laptop in (or I want to start playing any music \ video that has a voice), I hear the electric spark sound from my laptop. What should I do? I have Ideapad 500 15-acz. Please help.
  17. Sir Potoo

    [SOLVED] PC only shows Lenovo splash screen

    Howdy, I've recently shut down my PC. After powering it back up, the word "Lenovo" shined on my screen, no "loading" icon. Out of nowhere. I have an SSD as my boot drive with Windows 10 on it. I have a 1TB HDD for storage. Both seem to be working: PC says there's no OS upon removing the SSD and...
  18. Rds95

    Question Help Figuring Out Which Component Faulty

    Hi everyone, I have a lenovo legion y520. I wanted to replace the keyboard because the O key wasnt working anymore. Its an embeded keyboard in this laptop. Anyway I replaced it. After that, I maybe damaged something in the motherboard. The cable linking the lcd screen and the mobo burnt because...
  19. Krish_14

    Question Laptop takes long time to shut down and bootup

    I recently changed my chipset due to short circuit .after that laptop takes long Time to bootup like 4mins to get to lock screen and shutting down is also very slow ! How can I fix this ?and my laptop battery is dead so it runs only on power supply !
  20. Skydaz

    [SOLVED] Scam graphics card name on used laptops?

    Ok guys, so i just found a seller locally that selling an used lenovo y520 laptop with i7 7700hq and a gtx 1060 6gb ddr5 (as he said). But then when i ask him to send a photo of dxdiag, the displayed memory on the gtx 1060 shows only 1.9gb something ,maybe 2gb. So is it really a gtx 1060 or a...
  21. sarkarian

    Question Lenovo Y510p laptop help

    Ola guys, I am back after quite some time !! I need some help How to get show up bios / windows installation screen on external monitor on boot? I have an old creaky Lenovo Y510p Laptop. The screen doesn't work anymore. So I wanted to use my external monitors to work with this laptop. While I...
  22. DeadAlpaca

    [SOLVED] I installed an SSD on my laptop and cloned my HDD to it. Now what?

    I have a Lenovo Ideapad 330 15ICH laptop and I recently installed a Gigabyte A2000 M.2 2280 PCIe NVMe 500 GB SSD onto it with the intention of cloning my hard drive to it and using it as my primary storage option (i.e. as my C drive). I wanted to do that to improve the load times of my...
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    [SOLVED] No sound coming out of any audio jacks on my motherboard and front panel

    I recently swapped out my previous Lenovo Y720 Cube 15-ish pc case with the NZXT H500, everything worked exept the sound. I tried all of the various audio jacks on the front panel and on the motherboard (light blue and light green audio jacks), but nothing really seems to work. The program my pc...
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    Question Is there any way to upgrade my Lenovo Yoga 510 for video editing purposes?!

    First of all, I've just bought a decent camera for making some short films. Until very recently I was a film student, so this gave me access to my university's cameras and editing software... Now I need to do everything on my own! Since I have bought a camera, that's pretty much all my budget...
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    Question 2 broken resistors on Lenovo 90BF002DUK motherboard

    Hi there, I was removing the CPU cooler on my sisters old Lenovo 90BF002DUK motherboard (FM2+ socket) from a Lenovo h50-55 and i accidentally knocked off 2 resistors by the CPU. I am looking into getting the motherboard repaired but I am being told it will cost £90. I can replace the motherboard...
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    [SOLVED] Some keyboard keys aren't working after motherboard repair

    My Lenovo G50 laptop started malfunctioning 6 months ago. It would randomly turn off while I was using it and after some point it wouldn't power on at all. I managed to show it to a technician only a couple of days ago. He first said the issue was with the charger, so I bought a new one but the...
  27. AskenLurom

    [SOLVED] Compatible GPU with Lenovo ThinkCentre M91P SFF

    Good evening! Here it's me appearing again. Well... after doing a huge effort, finally could get a 150$ budget, and currently planning upgrading from PC since 2009 (yeah...). With current budget, and trying to get a i5 +3 GHz available in Venezuela (shipping from U.S. is 15 $/lb), my best...
  28. ChaoticAvenger

    [SOLVED] Lenovo IdeaCentre K330-7727 upgrade advice

    Recently acquired one of these for a media/home role and was wondering if anyone knew what GPU I could put into it, since I've got a dead end on any upgradability, as it's OEM. specs are on the 2nd imgur link. Probably going to replace the PSU with a 400-500w. Didn't come with the gpu, but i'm...
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    Question Can't add more RAM !ASAP!

    Hey guys, so after whole day i pretty much lost my whole interest in life. Got Lenovo m90p 5984 desktop, with motherboard that is supporting rams up to 16gb with 4 slots. Got already originaly in 2 rams 2gb each, 1300mhz, so it's pretty much [language], but anyway let's get into it. I've read...
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    Question Simple question- Would one of these computers be able to handle basic tasks with their cpus?

    Im looking at getting one of these 2 laptops (or any laptop around $400) for basic tasks like backing up pictures and videos from my google photos. (some photos and videos are in 4k) im also looking at just doing simple things like spreadsheets, no gaming at all. Would either of these computers...
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    Question If you mix RAM capacities, can you still run in dual channel?

    Specifically laptop memory. I'm using a Lenovo V155-15API laptop for some editing and starting to hit the useable 6gb of 8gb ram installed. One ram stick is soldered to the motherboard and the other is occupied by a 4gb stick. If i replaced this stick with a larger one, would both the sticks...
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    Question Thinkpad L420 Shuts down after update

    My lenovo Thinkpad L420 shutsdown few minutes after booting . I recently updated it to windows 10 because wifi drivers were not working when it was on windows 7. Now after update it boots perfectly and after a few moments it shutsdown, tho it doesnt shutdown if you didnt unlock the screen. then...