Lenovo make a large group of PC related products including desktops and more portable items such as Thinkpads and Ideapads as well as servers and display items.

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Lenovo G50-80 Ubuntu 14.04 low sound input

Good afternoon. I've bought a Lenovo G50-80, and I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, and my sound input is too low, so I can't use skype. I've read several posts about it, testing with alsamixer's ...
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Networking problems on yoga 2 pro

Recently I'm experiencing problems connecting to the internet over Wifi at my home connection, with my Lenovo yoga 2 pro. I'd love it if someone could point me in the right direction, as I have no ...
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Lenovo trackpoint device not recognized

I'm using Xubuntu 15.10 on a Lenovo Thinkpad Twist (S230u). Unfortunately, the trackpoint device (the red stick between the g/h/b keys replacing the mouse) is not recognized by Ubuntu - most of the ...
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Why does ubuntu freeze sometimes when I shut my laptop screen

I own a Lenovo Y50 running Ubuntu 15.04 64-bit and sometimes when Ii shut the screen the login screen is displayed after I open it back up again, but it is unresponsive and I can't do anything from ...
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Battery Threshold for Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro with Ubuntu 15.10

I have a Lenovo Yoga 3 pro and I installed an Ubuntu 15.10 on it. Unfortunately I fully deleted windows. The battery charging stops at 59%. I've read that you can set battery thresholds for ThinkPad ...
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How to Root Lenovo k3 Note Smartphone with Ubuntu

I wandered if anyone can give me some advice on how to root the Lenovo k3 Note phone, via Ubuntu. I installed the drivers for this phone and Windows 8 seemed to recognise them. I now need drivers for ...
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Lenovo Y510P: Battery wont charge past 60%

On my y510p, I set Lenovos battery software to "Optimize battery health" while I was in Windows 8.1. I forgot to change it before overwriting that partition with Ubuntu, and now my battery in Ubuntu ...
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Problems with mi WiFi connection

I would like to ask you for help with my WiFi connection. My problem looks like this: After I turn on my laptop or after reboot everything works fine. But after suspend my WiFi works about 6 ...
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overheating on lenovo ideapad z710; kubuntu 14.04

my problem is that, my laptop is entirely new and it has sensors acpitz-virtual-0 Adapter: Virtual device temp1: +74.0°C (crit = +99.0°C) temp2: +74.0°C ...
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Error 1962: no operating system found after installing 12.04 (Lenovo ThinkCentre)

I just installed a fresh copy of 12.04 on a new Lenovo ThinkCentere from a USB drive, and when I restarted after installation, the boot sequence didn't find the OS. Instead I got the 'no operating ...
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Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro - Two fingers scroll on touchscreen

I just got a new lenovo yoga 3 pro, very good machine, I really enjoy it. I installed without issues ubuntu on it. Everything works well. I will add some scripts to handle ACPI events for buttons and ...
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Script display settings: xrandr

I would really like to be apply my display settings (currently managed with xrandr) on an automated basis after plugging in my display. I assumed this could be done with a Bash script, however I have ...
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how do i unrestrict battery charge percent on a lenovo running ubuntu

i recently bought a Lenovo z51, and later used the battery management program that came with it to reduce the max charge to 60% i have since than installed Ubuntu 14.04 and uninstalled windows. i now ...
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Lenovo Bluetooth keyboard not pairing on Ubuntu 14.04

I have a brand new Lenovo Thinkpad 14.04. I also ordered a bluetooth keyboard. When I start the bluetooth app in Ubuntu, it quickly finds the keyboard. When I try to pair with it, though, it ...
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Lenovo dock HDMI audio external monitor

I got a Lenovo T440s and a docking station, where the docking station is connected to a monitor (specs) with internal speakers through HDMI. My problem is I cannot seem to be able to change the audio ...
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BIOS Showing 8 GB RAM while Xubuntu only Showing 7 GB

I have a Lenovo Thinkcentre M78 Tower Desktop. In the BIOS it says I have 8192 MB of Installed Memory. However, when I run free -m in Xubuntu 14.04 it says I only have 7111 MB of memory. It seems the ...
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How is the Lenovo U410 Ultrabook support for Ubuntu?

I'm planing to buy a new laptop in some time. Especially I've been looking into Ultrabooks, the Lenovo U410 looks quite good for its pricing. How is Ubuntu supported on this ultrabook? I will have ...
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Lenovo Yoga fan control

I have a Lenovo Yoga, running Ubuntu 14.10. The fans are quite noisy. even when idle. I had the same problem on Windows, and solved it by installing Notebook Fancontrol. This is not available for ...
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Unable to locate package nvidia-settings-319

I have been trying to set up Bumblebee on Ubuntu 15.04 and I am having trouble installing the nvidia driver for it. After I type: sudo apt-get install nvidia-319 nvidia-settings-319 I get the ...
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Why does my Thinkpad X220 screen get garbled after a while?

I am running 11.04 Desktop 64bit on my Thinkpad X220 which is brand new. I ran Windows on it for a few days and that seemed to run fine. It's still on there on a separate partition. Ubuntu installed ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Bluetooth problem on Lenovo

Hej guys, yesterday I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Lenovo Yoga 13. This is the first time that I use Linux, so my experience in using Linux is not the best. My problem is that my built in bluetooth ...
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Problem with 6.30.223.248+bdcom in Precise

For the benefit of others, I just wanted to report here, that I suddenly began to notice an extremely unstable wlan on my Lenovo G700 still running Precise. Things were fine as soon as I moved close ...
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Compatibility with Intel Xeon E3-1500M processors

new here, just wondering if it looks positive for Ubuntu compatibility with the yet-to-be-released Intel Xeon E3-1500M series processors (e.g., Lenovo P50/70 laptops)?
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Webcam not found on Lenovo Thinkpad E550

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 64bit on a new Thinkpad E550. Webcam is not found. Works fine in windows. Have tried GTK instead of Cheese. Have tried Ubuntu 15.
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Lenovo g50-80 Wireless problem

I bought Lenovo G50-80 Laptop for my business, and I installed Ubuntu 14.04.03 LTS. Everything is good, except my wi-fi network which is dropping down after several minutes after I connect to my ...
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Switchable Graphics not working on lenovo g50s A8-4500m with Ubuntu 14.04

Switchable Graphics not working on lenovo g505s with Ubuntu 14.04 only sow Radeon HD 7640G second graphics card its ATI Radeon HD 8570 2GB
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Can I install Ubuntu on Lenovo Ideapad G505s laptop?

So I've checked the Lenovo website and they have no drivers for Ubuntu for this laptop. Only Win 7 and 8. So am I in trouble or is there a way out? I'd assume I need those drivers, right?
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Enabling two finger scrolling in Ubuntu gnome 14.04

How to enable two finger scrolling in Ubuntu gnome 14.04 . The feature is seen enabled in dconf Editor, but it is not working. Also there is no option for scrolling in the mouse and touchpad settings. ...
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Lenovo G50-80 Ubuntu 14.04 Wifi not working

Good afternoon. I've bought a Lenovo G50-80, and I've installed Ubuntu 14. I have a problem with Wifi, because it only works for few minutes, when in Windows 8 it works fine. I've read several ...
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Middle Button on ThinkPad Not Working with 10.10 update

I have a lenovo thinkpad and the center scrolling button isn't working with the trackpoint anymore... it worked in prior versions of Ubuntu with GPointing Device Settings, but not with 10.10. Now, it ...
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lenovo z5070 touchpad scrolling not working

I have Ubuntu 14.04 running on Lenovo Z5070 and the Touchpad is working fine but the Scrolling isn't working at all. I tried many solutions but I wasn't able to make it work. My cat ...
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Wlan0 Driver not working [duplicate]

Wifi is not working in Lenovo z41-70 (Ubuntu 14.04 dual boot) which I recently purchased. The output of lspci-nnk : 03:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Qualcomm Atheros Device [168c:0041] (rev 20) ...
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lenovo laptop not recognizing many usb device?

My new Lenovo b40-70 laptop is acting weird sometime it recognizes some of the devices sometime it do not like: Case 1: lsusb output: Bus 001 Device 002: ID 8087:8000 Intel Corp. Bus 001 Device ...
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Just installed ubuntu gnome 3 15.04, on a new Yoga 3 14 but the hardware for the wifi is disabled and I can't turn it on with the wifi switch?

I have tried a few commands I found online and I also disabled and then re-enabled the wireless capabilities in the BIOS screen but still no Wifi. I cannot use an Ethernet cable because the Yoga 3 14 ...
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Fn-keys stopped working on a Lenovo Thinkpad Edge

I'm running 12.04 on a Lenovo ThinkPad Edge. I'm having these possibly related issues with things that worked perfectly when I installed Ubuntu: Most of the Fn-keys worked seamlessly after I freshly ...
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Lenovo L430 malefunction brightness control 13.04

I use a Lenovo L430. Unfortunately after updating to 13.04 the brightness control does not work any more. Hitting Fn + F8/F9 the popup appears but it is changing only one step but the brightness ...
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Qualcomm Atheros AR8172/8176/8178 network UNCLAIMED

I installed Ubuntu OS. The following is information about the version. root@nithi-Lenovo-G400s:~# uname -a Linux nithi-Lenovo-G400s 3.5.0-23-generic #35~precise1-Ubuntu SMP Fri Jan 25 17:15:33 ...
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Lenovo X1 Carbon 2015 only boots on second attempt on 15.04 - but always fails on first boot

After Kernel upgrade last week my lenovo x1 carbon 2015 fails to boot on first attempt (with nice graphics). It is configured with full disk encryption so I usually see a nice ubuntu screen with ...
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Ubuntu on Lenovo keeps waking up by itself when in suspended mode

That can happen after a few seconds like many people have described, or after a few minutes or hours. The display remains turned off, only when I press keyboard or move the mouse it gets turned on. ...
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Ubuntu certified hardware: Lenovo IBM System x3100 M5 v1 vs v2

I found on this page that "Lenovo IBM System x3100 M5 (Intel Series v2)" is Ubuntu certified. Unfortunately, I can only find v1 from local stores. The only difference I noticed is their CPU spec: ...
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VGA not detected on a Lenovo T420

I have problem with a VGA driver that is not detected on my Lenovo T420 with Ubuntu. 10.04 Output of lshw: *-display UNCLAIMED description: VGA compatible controller ...
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Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon support

I am considering selling my Mac to get money towards a Lenovo Thinkpad X1 because what I really want to do is to be running an Ubuntu system all the time. Is this machine completely supported in ...
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unable to enter BIOS after dual booting with Ubuntu 15.04

I have Lenovo (G580 Model 20157) laptop. It had Windows 8.1. I dual booted it with Ubuntu 15.04. I am unable to go into BIOS setup since then. I tried that by: Pressing F1, F2, F3,F4,F5, F6, F7, F8, ...
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Lenovo T60P with 4GB of RAM, Ubuntu 11.04 and 11.10 only see 3GB

I have a Lenovo ThinkPad T60P with 4GB of memory (BIOS sees all 4GB RAM). I have installed Ubuntu 11.04 and 11.10 and both are only recognizing 3GB RAM. Please advise. Thanks. Updates Used 32bit ...
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Bumblebee with 2 dedicated video cards?

So I have a lenovo 510p laptop, with integrated Intel HD 4600 graphics, plus 2 GeForce GT 755M-s, one of which is in the ultrabay and thus is removable. I'm running Lubuntu 13.10. I use the ...
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Suspend is not working on Ubuntu 14.04 Lenovo G40-70

I tried to close the lid of my laptop but after i open the lid sometimes the screen is stay blank, if not there come the lockscreen, after i enter password then it stuck (no response everything stops ...
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Problem with Adobe Audition 1.5 (running under Wine)

I'd had always been using Adobe Audition 1.5 (software created to Windows), and now I use it with Lubuntu through Wine. I use it on my Sony Vaio laptop and my Lenovo desktop. My problem is since two ...
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How to switch/disable functionality of fn keys on Ubuntu - USB keyboard

Hi I have a problem with my new USB Lenovo keyboard, I can't (don't know how) switch Fn keys in Linux, on windows it was very easy. But I don't know what I can do on Linux to switch Fn keys (or ...
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Unable to mount Kindle on Ubuntu 14.04

Upon connecting my kindle, nautilus opens up for just a second and then flashes a message saying that kindle is unavailable. Then there are a host of messages on dmesg about device not accepting set ...
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Lenovo ThinkCentre M78, Processor Type

I see that Lenovo ThinkCentre M78 is certified by Ubuntu, http://www.ubuntu.com/certification/hardware/201212-12227. The processor they tested in certifying was an AMD A6-5400B. However, I would ...