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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Wireless stopped connecting in Ubuntu 14.04

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Lenovo G50-70 2 days back,and the wireless was working fine. But since yesterday I have not been able to connect to the wireless network. The laptop detects the network, ...
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Wireless driver for Lenovo Ideapad Y700?

Is anyone working on a wireless driver for the Lenovo Ideapad Y700 ? I bought one for my son, who is in high school. The deal was that he had to run dual OS (Windows and Ubuntu) get familiar with ...
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Bluetooth disable Lenovo G580 Ubuntu 14.04

I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 and now i cant turn on Bluetooth. I also installed Blueman but it still does not work. I found this other forum entry (Bluetooth not working Lenovo G580 Ubuntu 14.04 LTS) ...
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Wireless not available on Lenovo ideapad 300-15ISK

I recently purchased a Lenovo ideapad 300-15ISK. It came with Windows 10 installed. On Windows 10 I could connect to my home network using Wifi. I replaced the hard drive with a brand new SSD drive ...
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Very Low Mic sound problem in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Lenovo G50-70)

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04. Everything is working fine except sound. Mic is not properly working. Particularly on Skype calls, the other person is hardly able to hear my voice despite speaking ...
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Lenovo T420 TrackPoint “Mous Buttons” not working correct

i have a problem with my "new" second hand Lenovo T420. When i use the Track Point while the left "mouse Button" for the track point is pressed pages are scrolled up and down. Also i cant drag and ...
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install ubuntu on thinkpad t450 [duplicate]

I am about to partition and install Ubuntu on a Lenovo Thinkpad T450. I need /home to be on a separate partition. Can you please guide me or point to a tutorial ? Thanks a lot
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Ubuntu Server 12.04 on IBM x3300 M4 - Grub is not installing

Ubuntu on IBM/Lenovo x3300 M4 Everything went fine till Grub installation stage. Not completed the installation with a fatal error massage. We are using RAID Zero with 3 HDDs. Please help.
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Wireless issue in lenovo g40-30

i see in the forum differents steps to repair the issue i got in my computer, i got computer Lenovo g40-30, the issue is; the wireless or wifi connect for a few minutes and after some time, the ...
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15.10 hangs on loading on Lenovo thinkpad tablet 2

I followed this instruction Got access to grub boot menu: Try ubuntu..., Install ubuntu..., OEM install..., Check disk... Selecting any item of menu leads to blank scren, couple of seconds blinking ...
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Palm rejection for a ThinkPad Yoga 12

I'm a new user trying to take advantage of Xournal on my ThinkPad Yoga 12 with an active digitizer running Ubuntu 14.04. Ideally, I would like to not get a bunch of dots and random crazy lines when I ...
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Lenovo T540p undocking triggers logout

I recently got a new Lenovo T540p with corresponding docking station and installed Ubuntu 14.04 (and later 15.10 with the same problem) on it. The problem is that whenever I release the laptop from ...
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Lenovo T430s BIOS does not hold time settings after powering down

Lenovo T430s CMOS/BIOS does not hold time settings after powering down. I am running Ubuntu 14.04 as single boot stand alone I have replaced the CMOS battery, and have spent hours searching online ...
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problem with tp_smapi on ubuntu 15.4 lenovo thinkpad e440

I can not load tp_smapi on my ubuntu15.4 lenovo thikpad e440. I get the following error : modprobe: ERROR: could not insert 'tp_smapi': No such device or address
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Never redirected to wifi logon pages (Ubuntu 15.10, multiple browsers, Intel 8260 wireless card, Lenovo Ideapad)

So the problem is mostly in the header, I live in an apartment where I essentially have access to a type of guest wifi, and I need to access the login page to be able to log in at all. I can connect ...
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How to fix Secure Boot error “Image failed to verify with *ACCESS DENIED*” on startup?

When I started up my machine this morning (I have Secure Boot and UEFI only enabled) I got this error (sorry for low quality image): What does it mean by Image failed to verify with *ACCESS DENIED*?...
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Install Ubuntu on Lenovo S440 [duplicate]

I'm getting really fed up of my current Windows 10 install on my Lenovo S440 ThinkPad (2.4 GHz processor, 8 Gb RAM, and a 16 Gb SSD swap drive), and would like to install Ubuntu 14.04 as a dual boot, ...
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Lenovo Z50 75 battery drains fast after installing Ubuntu?

I installed Ubuntu on my Lenovo Z50-75. Battery drains very fast and almost 1% per one second. Cannot resolve this issue, couldn't find any solution from previous threads as well. Can someone help me
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Lenovo g51 networking on Ubuntu 15. 01

So I recently downloaded 15.01 to my Lenovo g51, and I can't seem to get the network card to work. I have installed pipelight, but I'm not sure what else to do.
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Radeon R9 (HD8900) X.org or AMD graphics (Ubuntu 15.10)?

I'm using a Lenovo Z50-71 with on board Intel Graphics: VGA compatible controller [0300]: Intel Corporation Broadwell-U Integrated Graphics [8086:1616] (rev 09) and Display controller [...
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Ubuntu 14.04 problems with Bluetooth [105b:e065] on Lenovo laptop

i have ubuntu 14.04 on my Lenovo G500. I don't know why, but when I activate bluetooth in the control panel or in blueman nothing happen. Help me please, TY! Sry for duplicate question, I'm newbee in ...
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Shut down problem on my Lenovo Ideapad 100-14

I got a problem, have not installed Xubuntu 14.04 LTS on my new Lenovo Ideapad 100 yet, but tried it with an Usb-Stick and it freezes on the shut down screen, what could i do to fix this problem? ...
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Bluetooth stopped working after restart on Lenovo Thinkpad e320 (15.10)

Previoulsy I got bluetooth to work with the instructions in this post: How to enable hard-blocked bluetooth in Thinkpad Edge 320: echo options thinkpad_acpi dbg_bluetoothemul=1 bluetooth_state=1 | ...
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Enable bluetooth Lenovo t430s kubuntu 14.04

I am trying to enable bluetooth on my t430s; however, the adapter doesn't show up. As root, I have tried echo 1 > /sys/devices/platform/thinkpad_acpi/bluetooth_enable however, I get a message ...
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Lenovo Compact Bluetooth keyboard stopped connecting ubuntu 15.10

A couple of weeks ago I upgraded from 15.04 to 15.10 and noticed that my bluetooth gear started to disconnect and reconnect randomly, sometimes while I was writing (keyboard) and sometimes when just ...
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Lenovo S21e recovery

I was able to find a Lenovo S21e cheap. I was able to get the WiFi and mouse working thanks to the posts on that (and will get more practice since I reflashed the system). My question (which may ...
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How do I fix / isntall the drivers for my touchpad for Lenovo Yoga 900 i5

I've just installed Ubuntu 15.04 on my new Lenovo Yoga 900 (Skylake Core i5-6200U CPU). The touch-pad doesn't appear to be working at all so I have to use an extra port for Mouse (not to mention the ...
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No Wi-Fi on Lenovo G50-45

So I bought my son a Lenovo G50-45 for christmas and I'm setting it up (removing Microsoft Windows 10, installing Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and the essentials) for him... But there's no wireless networking ("...
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Alt key stuck for a short period time

I have a Lenovo Z50-70 laptop and whenever I press the ALT it's stuck for a time. Here's a video showing it: Youtube video In the video I am pressing ALT+D and typing in google.com
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Bluetooth drops intermittently 15.10 Ubuntu Gnome

I am using Ubuntu Gnome 15.10 on a Lenovo ThinkPad T450 with an aluminium Bluetooth Apple Keyboard and Apple Magic Trackpad. Both work as expected, however I tend to lose connection from one or the ...
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Wifi Download speed very slow on 15.04 Ubuntu on Lenovo Z70-80

Initially when I installed Ubuntu 15.04 for some reason the default Wireless card driver did not work, So I followed this answer and make it to work. Basically using this, echo "options ath10k_core ...
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Touchpad not detected lenovo ideapad u350 in Ubuntu 14.04

I have newly installed Ubuntu 14.04 and my touchpad is not working. Please find some additional info for debugging the issue as below. For xinput list The output is Virtual core pointer ...
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Lenovo Y50-70 dual boot with Windows 10

I purchased a Lenovo Y50-70 (i7-4710HQ, 8GB DDR3 RAM, 4GB N16P-GX DDR5 Graphics Card and 1TB SSHD(8GB)) earlier this week. It has only Windows 10 installed as of now and there is only 1 partition. I ...
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14.04.3 Lenovo w550s mini displayport

Under Windows 7, w550s mini displayport works fine. Replaced Windows with Ubuntu 14.04.3 lspci reports: NVIDIA Corporation Device 137a (rev a2) Installed latest nvidia-358 driver through ppa. gksudo ...
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Wi Fi Problem of Lenovo G580

I am a user of the Lenovo G580 laptop [Intel Core i5 Processor/4GB RAM/500 GB HDD]. I have install Windows 7 and Ubuntu 14.04 lts on different HDD Partition. In Windows 7 wi fi is working correctly [...
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blank screen, ubuntu

I had a blank screen on my laptop (lenovo ideapad S415touch)and i checked couple solutions on the forums while using my external monitor and I found this one: "It worked for my Ubuntu 14, Lenovo B570,...
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Cannot install Ubuntu 14.04.02

I have recently bought a Lenovo Ideapad 100-151BY laptop. Firstly Windows 7 was installed on it. Now whenever I am trying to Install Ubuntu with the Live DVD it is getting shutdown. After clicking on ...
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Every time i start ubuntu these type of lines starts running

I have press Esc button every-time to start Ubuntu ... Is this a problem with OS installation ?? Or my laptop is not build for Ubuntu OS ??? Because after installing Ubuntu my touch-pad stopped ...
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What to do with a 16gb m.2 disc?

I've bought a Lenovo ThinkPad E540 back in 2013. It came with a 512GB hard disk, which I replaced with a 256GB SSD. When I ordered it there was something written about the 512GB hard disk, that it has ...
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Lenovo Yoga 700 Wifi issues

I've just installed Ubuntu 15.10 on my new Lenovo Yoga 700 (model 80QD). I got it working from command line, and i'm currently using my WiFi to write this, however, the Connection Manager does not let ...
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Lenovo Yoga 11 randomly shuts down before login Ubuntu 15.10 & 15.04

It always happens while booting before the login screen appears. Most confusing is, sometimes the laptop boots without any problems. The next day I have to start it like 5 times before I am able to ...
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Qualcomm Atheros QCA9377 wireless not working on lenovo with 14.04.3

Help, I've tried the other fixes used for ubuntu 15.10 and the Qualcomm adapter but nothing is working for my lenovo ideapad 500 with the Qualcomm Atheros QCA9377 wireless adapter running 14.04.3. ...
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Wireless still not working [duplicate]

I have followed advice from this forum to create wireless-info.txt: http://paste.ubuntu.com/13396132/ What to do next? Any help to fix my wireless would be most welcome! P.S. My wifi frequently ...
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My Thinkpad X1 2015 freezes randomly. How do I diagnose the issue?

I have a Thinkpad X1 Carbon 2015 (20BSCTO1WW). Intel i5-5300U processor, 14" FHD Screen, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD. I'm running Wily (15.10.) I installed Wily on this machine while it was still in beta. ...
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Grub efi amd64 signed failed to install into /target/ [duplicate]

I have a Lenovo B50-30 FreeDos, I upgraded my BIOS. I was installing Xubuntu (xubuntu-14.04.3-desktop-amd64), but during the installation, the following message appears: grub-efi-amd64-signed failed ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...