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You can play with setting different values to different trackpoint properties and maybe compare props of your Lenovo trackpoint with Dell's. Use the command xinput list to see all input devices and their IDs. Then use xinput list-props $ID to see what the device is capable of and xinput set-prop $ID $PropID $value. I wrote some examples in another topic, but ...
You can install both available and supported versions Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS and Ubuntu 15.10. Ubuntu comes with all suitable drivers already preinstalled - there is not much for you to do. After the installation open Software & Updates (Additional Drivers) and find what is offered. In case your notebook came with dedicated AMD graphics card, ...
Please get a temporary internet connection by ethernet, tethered or wahtever means possible, open a terminal and do: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install bcmwl-kernel-source Reboot and your wireless should be working.
If installing Ubuntu in UEFI boot mode to a second drive, either internal or external as full install, you need to have drive seen as sda gpt partitioned with an ESP - efi system partition, FAT32 formatted with boot flag, 100 to 500MB. You also want an ESP on the drive you install Ubuntu, but it may not be used, during install. Best to copy ESP boot files ...
Judging by this official Ubuntu Hardware certification for your laptop (if that really is your laptop, check the hardware specifics) chances are pretty high for it to work out of the box with the advised Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64bit. You can also always try any Ubuntu installation before you actually install it on your computer by booting it and choosing "Try ...
For Chrome try these steps: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/2693767?hl=en In my case my chrome was set to "Do not allow sites to access your camera and microphone" in the Settings>Show Advanced Settings>Content Settings>Privacy>Media, so I just changed to "Ask when a site requires access to your camera and microphone" and it worked.
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