A range of laptops manufactured by Lenovo.

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SSD cache for Lenovo Y500

I have a Lenovo Y500 with a dual GTX650M, 16Gb SSD and 1Tb HDD. I just install a clean Ubuntu 13.04 then upgrade to 13.10. Previously I had windows 8 but I cleaned it off and only use Ubuntu 13.10 ...
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What version of Ubuntu to install on a Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga Machine

Hey, what version of Ubuntu can I install on a Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11" machine? And can I run it with windows installed on Windows 8 RT garbage that is previously on this machine
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How to dual-boot Ubuntu and Android on Lenovo s10-3t?

I have a problem with installing Android on Ubuntu. I have already 12.04 installed on Ideapad Lenovo s10-3t but I didn't leave an empty partition for Android. Is it possible to separate it now or do ...
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Lenovo Ideapad battery limit

I have an Ideapad Y400 running Ubuntu 13.10. It previously ran Windows 8, and had a Lenovo utility to limit the battery charge to 60%. Now that I've installed Ubuntu, of course, the utility is gone. ...
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AMD FGLRX driver crashes window manager

I have a Lenovo Ideapad Y470. Every time that I install the FGLRX driver through System Settings -> software Sources -> Additional Drivers, my window manager completely crashes after rebooting, and I ...
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Wireless stops immediately after I log in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on Lenovo IdeaPad Z710

Wireless stops immediately after I log in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on Lenovo IdeaPad Z710. I need a little help. Thank you in advance. nm-tool gives me State: disconnected
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Wireless driver Lenovo Flex 14 Ubuntu 12 Ultrabook

I recently bought a Lenovo Ideapad Flex 14 and the wireless card is not working and there are issues with the brightness when I start the computer. I tried the tips that are already given for the ...
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Lenovo IdeaPad Z580 Super Hot after Ubuntu 12.04

So I have a Z580 laptop which has ONLY Ubuntu 12.04 installed, It has a i3 Processor with Intel and Nvidia Cards and 4GB RAM, The problem is even if I run no apps, It gets heated up? I removed Windows ...
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Why can I not see the whole window?

I have the following problem: my Lenovo ideapad S10e runs on Ubuntu 12.04 and everytime I open a window it doesn' show it entirely. Meaning: the buttons on the bottom are out of the displays range (I ...
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Lenovo IdeaPad Y500 Builtin Webcam does not work in 12.04

I bought a Lenevo IdeaPad Y500. I erase its windows and install Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS on it. I can not use my webcam on my laptop. I check Skype and guvcview non of them can detect my webcam. The ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on a Lenovo Ideapad S405

I installed Ubuntu on an S405 ideapad after disabling UEFI boot and enabling legacy support. The most important problem is that while i get about 3-4 hours battery backup on windows, Ubuntu tells me ...
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Lenovo Ideapad 205 and Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I just wanted to report one thing, because I know there are a lot of Ideapad S205 users out there, that had issues running Ubuntu on their Lenovo Ideapad S205 in the past. Lenovo Ideapad with Ubuntu ...
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After upgrade to 12.04, suspend locks my laptop

After upgrading to 12.04 suspend no longer works. Going into suspend seems to work, screen, fan, disk and LED's shuts down. When trying to resume I can hear the fan staring up for a second or two ...
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Inbuilt Webcam not detected lenovo ideapad s 10 3c

I have installed ubuntu 13.10(fully updated) on my ideapad s10 3c.everything seems to work well except for the webcam which is not detected by the system(tried ...
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Battery issues - Lenovo Ideapad Z460

I've been using Ubuntu 13.10 on my Lenovo for more than 5 months without a problem. Yesterday I disconnected the AC adapter to take the laptop with me to the couch and it simply shut down. So I ...
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Installing ubuntu-touch on lenovo s6000 ideapad

I'm about to install ubuntu-touch on my lenovo s6000 but couldn't find the model's name in the supported devices list, what should I expect?
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Screen Brightness, GUI Crash, Sleep/Hibernate Resume, Mouse Pointer Problems with Lenovo IdeaPad Y500

I thought it'd be better to put all my current problems in a single thread. I've searched for almost 3 days trying to fix my issues. I failed. I can't change the screen brightness, the bar changes, ...
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Touchscreen worked on “try without install” and now does not

So recently, I bought a Lenovo Ideapad z400, which has a wonderful 10-point multi-touch screen. I absolutely hate Windows 8, so I decided to try to dual boot Ubuntu. I did the installation after the ...
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Lenovo Ideapad Z470 doesn't shutdown in 12.04

I know this is a pretty known issue, but I already tried the workarounds I've read the most in other threads, and it didn't go well in any case. I try to shutdown from the GUI button, and it starts ...
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Built-in display brightness drops to 0 after monitor rearrangment

I have a Lenovo Ideapad Yoga 13. I use it with an external monitor via HDMI at home and at work. If I re-arrange the monitors in the display settings (which is to the left/right) at home my laptop ...
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Ubuntu 12.04.3 install on ideapad y510p

I'm having a lot of problems trying to use Ubuntu on my laptop, it's an ideapad y510p. What happens is after installing Ubuntu, the laptop boots to a black screen, no GRUB. The only way to use my ...
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How do I enable the brightness keys on a Lenovo y500 750m sli?

has anyone managed to get your brightness keys working in Ubuntu? I'm running 13.04 and the latest stable Nvidia drivers. Thus far I have tried this to no evail: I cannot change the screen brightness. ...
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Can't switch User/logout / start virtual console 13.04

I'm using a knew installed Ubuntu 13.04 (dualboot with win7) on my Ideapad Y580 (Intel i7, nVidiaGTX660M) I can't logout from my users session nor switch to any console (ctrl+alt+f1 e.g). If I do ...
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Problems with the wireless driver when Installing Ubuntu 12 LTS on Ideapad Yoga

I have tried to install the wireless driver rtl8327au by following the post of Help identifying device and driver for 0bda:1724 It worked fine but every time I reboot the system the wireless ...
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Lenovo Ideapad P500 - Touchpad Issues

The touchpad on my Lenovo Ideapad P500 only works occasionally, and when it does work it usually stops unexpectedly after a couple minutes of use. When it does occasionally work, xinput -list outputs ...
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Installing Ubuntu on IdeaPad U410

I would like to know what is the best and simple way to install Ubunto 12.04.2 LTS on an IdeaPad U410 without touching and messing up the SSD(32GB) already installed and that works for Win8 only. ...
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Function keys not working on Lenovo IdeaPad Z580 model

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 on a Lenovo IdeaPad Z580, and some of my function keys, including the touchpad lock and the wireless switch are not working. What's wrong? Thanks!