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.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
0answers
367 views

Ubuntu on new lenovo 6th gen i7 6500u processor and AMD Radeon R7 M360

will ubuntu 14.04.3 work with this hardware(lenovo ideapad 500-15isk with Intel 6th Gen i7-6500u processor and AMD Radeon R7 M360)? I tried the live cd but the graphics are unstable/flashing white ...
2
votes
1answer
179 views

Where to Download Special Ubuntu Images Designed for Pre-installed Systems (OEM)?

Background My Lenovo X250 is arriving in two weeks, which according to Ubuntu Certified Hardware will work well only with "a special image of Ubuntu pre-installed by the manufacturer." This Linux ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Thinking about reinstalling ubuntu after bad dual boot. Is restoring to factory systems necessary prior to this?

Recently I dual booted Windows 8 and Ubuntu 14.04, and I ran into an issue where in which I couldn't boot into Windows (only Ubuntu). I resolved the issue (turned off secure boot) but now I'm ...
0
votes
1answer
238 views

Ubuntu 15.10 Lenovo Yoga 3 14,no network devices available

I know there were some discussion on this machine about the wireless adapter being hardblocked in 14.04. However, After I installed 15.10, the wireless adapter seems recognized now. It shows "no ...
0
votes
0answers
65 views

Two fingers vertical scrolling on X1 Carbon 3rd generation

In my 3rd gen X1, two fingers scrolling works nice, but it also recognizes two fingers when one of them (left hand) is standing in the 'non physical' button, and the other one (right hand) tries to ...
0
votes
0answers
46 views

Trackpoint on Lubuntu 15.10 (32bits) doesnt work

I got an old Lenovo T60 which I really love for doing some work. I use the trackpoint a lot while working but in this laptop I am unable to make it work. I tried this: ...
1
vote
1answer
256 views

15.10 Slow network speed on Yoga 13 ( first gen) Realtek nic

My download and upload speeds are down to .5 mbps and 1 mbps respectively. They should be around 43mI just installed 15.10 on a first gen yoga 13. I've tried swapping drivers and steps from this ...
0
votes
0answers
154 views

Lenovo B40-30 won't shut down ubuntu 14.04

I recently buy this laptop and of course I install Ubuntu. http://www.amazon.in/Lenovo-59436067-14-1-inch-Pentium-Windows/dp/B00OB1DZOW Everything goes fine, but when I shutdown or reboot the ...
0
votes
0answers
113 views

Intel 3160 WiFi on Lenovo Z70-80 sporadically working

As you can read from the title the Intel 3160 has big attitude problems on Ubuntu: it frequently disconnects - especially from the 802.11 ac network and the speed is sub-par although the router ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

ubuntu lenovo twist super_l tablet button keydown not working correcty

I have a Lenovo twist running Ubuntu 15.04 and i have remapped the super_L key on the monitor to control_l using xmodmap. but it's not working properly. when i look at it in xev i see that the ...
0
votes
1answer
320 views

How do I set battery charging thresholds

I am new to Ubuntu and I don't speak computerese. I really don't! I have read the various threads on the topic and still can't work it out. I have recently purchased a Lenovo Thinkpad x250 and I ...
0
votes
0answers
53 views

Uk'er in USA. no touchpad or internal wifi on Levono S21e on 15.10 fresh install, all else seems ok

Uk'er in USA. no touchpad or internal wifi on Levono S21e on 15.10 fresh install, all else seems ok. USB 3.0 to ethernet to hub works fine thoug.. so I have wire connection. Saw earlier posts on ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

BIOS upgrade not working on Lenovo X Carbon 2nd

I tried to upgrade the BIOS of my Lenovo Thinkpad Carbon 2nd generation by loading the corresponding image file via grub (not grub 2). This has once worked for me in the past. After downnloading the ...
0
votes
0answers
71 views

Drivers for Lenovo 3000 C200

I am looking for the WiFi (and hopefully audio) packages for my old Lenovo 3000 C200 I believe they used to be hosted at: http://lenovo.dropshock.com/files/bcmwl5.tar.gz (wifi) ...
1
vote
2answers
540 views

Unable to get touchscreen to work on Lenovo Flex 3

I have a Lenovo Flex 3 laptop, which has a touchscreen. I have it dual-booting Windows 10 (OEM) and Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS. On Windows the touchscreen works fine. On Ubuntu, however it does not work, even ...
0
votes
0answers
131 views

Wifi problem Broadcom BCM4352

I have a problem with getting the wifi on Ubuntu 14.04 on Lenovo Y50-70 to work. I have the problematic Broadcom BCM4352 card, I already installed the newest drivers, disabled the ideapad and done ...
2
votes
3answers
876 views

Ubuntu couldn't detect Nvidia GT 740M

I am using Lenovo Z500 running on Ubuntu 15.10, with the following VGA specifications: VGA1: Intel HD 4000 VGA2: Geforce GT 740M After running lspci command, it detects the Intel HD but couldn't ...
0
votes
1answer
488 views

Laptop won't boot after upgrade to 15.10: The master control interrupt lied (any kernel)

I upgraded from 15.04 to 15.10 on a Lenovo Carbon X1 (3rd gen), and now when the laptop boots it stops with the message: [drm:gen8_irq_handler [i915]] *ERROR* The master control interrupt lied ...
1
vote
1answer
178 views

The Bluetooth driver doesn't work in lenovo flex 3 14. please help me resolving this

I am using ubuntu latest lts (14.04.3). My laptop does have Bluetooth and I can use it in windows 8. However in Ubuntu it seems that the OS doesn't recognize the hardware.It is not listed on the top ...
0
votes
0answers
58 views

HDMI not working on Lenovo Yoga Pro 2 - Ubuntu 14.04

I used to have windows on it and HDMI was working I erased windows and installed Ubuntu 14.04 when I plug in my HDMI Adapter, the Displays settings and workspaces recognize the other display but the ...
0
votes
1answer
139 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
43 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
140 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
258 views

Installing ubuntu on UEFI system after deleting EFI partition

I have a Lenovo G580(20157) laptop that didn't come with any preinstalled OS. I used win 7 until now and gradually upgraded to windows 8 and then to win 10. I also updated my bios drivers. My bios is ...
2
votes
0answers
204 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
43 views

Ubuntu 15.04 : Green spots during video playback

I just installed Ubuntu 15.04 on a brand new Lenovo G50 laptop (with AMD Radeon graphics). I installed VLC to play HD video. Irrespective of the type of video, I am seeing green spots in the videos. ...
0
votes
0answers
231 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
80 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
209 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
102 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
35 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
249 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
202 views

Screen Tearing in Lenovo Thinkpad W550s

I recently purchased a Lenovo Thinkpad W550s with the intent of wiping Windows 7 and putting any Linux distro. After Arch, Fedora, Ubuntu (12.04 and 14.04), I am giving 15.04 a try and still having ...
0
votes
0answers
545 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
320 views

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.
5
votes
1answer
253 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
134 views

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)?
4
votes
1answer
2k views

Can't enable my wifi on Lenovo G40-30 laptop

I've searched for an answer by myself for a very long time but nothing helped me. I can't turn my wifi on (although it works perfectly with Windows) and I can't use ethernet for other reasons. I've ...
0
votes
1answer
549 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
72 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

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) ...
1
vote
1answer
275 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
51 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
210 views

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. ...
0
votes
0answers
66 views

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: ...
0
votes
1answer
85 views

Poweroff Issue in Ubuntu 14.10 on Lenovo Z570

I just switched to using ubuntu from windows. I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS On my Lenovo z570 laptop and everything works fine except for the issue with the Poweroff. When i shutdown the system, I end ...
1
vote
1answer
170 views

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, ...
3
votes
2answers
8k views

My wifi Qualcomm Atheros Device [168c:0041] (rev 20) doesn't show up and work in Ubuntu 14.04.3 on Lenovo flex 3 14

I am new on linux systems I have tried some of the relevant solutions, those I could follow up, But nothing yet.Please help me figuring this out. Wireless info START Report from: 24 Sep 2015 ...
0
votes
0answers
59 views

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 ...