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It is on the buttom of the laptop. Look for a sticker with a small barcode. Their should be 3 different numbers above the barcode.
Type, S/N and Produkt ID.

Lenovo ThinkPad... | Answered on Jun 24, 2014

Did you try to press Ctrl+Alt+Delete?
I think you can turn it off in the Bios Menu (F12 or F10 almost right after you turn on the pc)

Lenovo ThinkPad... | Answered on Jun 24, 2014

- Is the mute button activated? Usually located at the top row of keys on the keyboard and has a build in light that lights up when activated.
- Do you have Realtek installed?
- Did you connect the speakers/headset and turned them on (if possible).
- After connecting the Speakers/headset, restart the pc while leaving them on and connected. If the driver is missing, it should be asking for one when it restarts.

Lenovo ThinkPad... | Answered on Jun 24, 2014

need more details please.. Cannot understand your problem with this small piece of info.

Lenovo ThinkPad... | Answered on Jun 09, 2014

no problem with the configuration i guess.. try to reinstall the sound drivers or uninstall the current drivers and install generic drivers by manufacturer i.e Lenovo

Lenovo ThinkPad... | Answered on Jun 09, 2014

I think the game is incompatible with your PC, or your RAM or Graphic memory is overloaded or your graphic accelerator drivers are out of date.. update them ..

Lenovo ThinkPad... | Answered on Jun 09, 2014

I think your removable device drivers are corrupt. Please reinstall them if you have the Driver DVD or download from official website.

Lenovo ThinkPad... | Answered on Jun 09, 2014

Possible causes :
1, The most common problem is foreign debris interferring with the momentary contact switches on the keyboard. (95% of the time)
2. The next most common problem is the keys are just worn out but this would be rare since other keys would likely be affected
3. Keyboard membrane underneath is damaged and interfering with reliable contact

Two approaches:
A. First, you can try a can of air to blow the debris out and then vacuum the keyboard and all grill openings in the laptop.
B. Second, buy a bottle of 99% Isopropyl Alcohol and with the power adapter detached and the battery removed you can flood the area with alcohol to clean underneath and let it dry overnight. I use alcohol as it cuts the greasy junk whereas water will not and water takes a lot longer to dry out. (Hair dryers will speed it up)

If this is not helpful then the laptop case needs to be opened and the keyboard assembly inspected for damaged switches.

This assumes you have checked the software driver for the keyboard and it is functioning normal otherwise.

Lenovo ThinkPad... | Answered on May 18, 2014

plug camera in> open windows explorer>click your camera>in you camera should be folders>search all these folders for you pics>drag your pics from your camera folder into the flash drive

Lenovo ThinkPad... | Answered on May 06, 2014

It's a bad LCD. Replace it. Horizontal or Vertical lines are indications of LCD issue and can only be resolved by replacing the screen itself. Same with dead pixels. Sorry!

Lenovo ThinkPad... | Answered on Apr 24, 2014

Change battery or charger to see where fault lies

Lenovo ThinkPad... | Answered on Apr 22, 2014

Lenovos don't like some updates, I've heard this one before with BT spportapp. android or windows, the answer is the same, undo the last update. only update manually. you choose what you want, not them, they just fill some updates with ads and junk.
In android, just go to manage apps and select troublesome app click it and select undo last update. in windows, goto update manager and rightclick on the update to undo or roll back.
hope this helps Red

Lenovo ThinkPad... | Answered on Apr 11, 2014

goto settings - apps - manage apps -btsport(or whatever it is) - uninstall previous update. that should do the trick. don\'t be fooled, not all updates improve things. I set all my devices to manual update and only do the ones "I" think need a tweak. Google chrome for instance, that update ruins some devices, lenovo yoga 8 hates it. It took me sometime to find out what the problem was , but there it was, an update. Pass the word... not all updates work, they don\'t tell you that do they ? good luck Red

Lenovo ThinkPad... | Answered on Apr 04, 2014

Use an external power supply for the restore drive, if it's from a USB key use a powered hub.

Lenovo ThinkPad... | Answered on Apr 04, 2014

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