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ThinkPad Edge 14 & 15?

Question: ThinkPad Edge 14 & 15?

Hello, I am going to be using this laptop for Senior School, already 1 term in and am hating the laptop we recieved 2 years ago. I would prefer if a Lenovo Staff or Moderator can confirm if this is possible to buy as it's not on the Customize page. With the 14" model, I can get the 9 cell battery option but no choice of the Intel Centrino Advanced 6200N wireless card, and with the 15" model I can't get either. I know it's possible to use that card with the edge, but why isn't it avaialable to choose? The same with the 15" with a 9 cell battery option? Cheers, Matt. [This is from the Australian Store]

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Answer: ThinkPad Edge 14 & 15?

Hey Mattaust,with regards to this, kindly call our support via the number listed in the link below :http://www.lenovo.com/contact/au/en/





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I ve bought thinkpade edge 13 (0221RY6) and formated my hdd (was trying to install win XP). But now i am ready to switch on Windows seven and i am very sorry that i ve formated my HDD with pre installed windows 7.Somebody who has same machine PLS Can u give me your copy of recovery usb or link on it! Or any other help.THANKS!

Answer:I have lost my Recovery HDD with pre installed windows 7 on ThinkPad Edge 13 edge PLS Need HElp!

This is why one should burn recovery media before fiddling with the HD.
 
One option would be to download a legal Windows 7 ISO and install it.  Or borrow one.  You can use the product key on the bottom of your machine (or in the battery compartment) to activate the installation.  You may have to use the phone option to activate.
 
Working Legal Windows 7 Download Links 
 
To do this you must install the same version of Windows that came on your machine - but it can be either 32 or 64 bit.
 
Your machine came with Win7 Home Basic 32.  I can't say for certain that these "all version" ISOs include that version, but you can try and see.
 
Once you have Windows installed, go to the Lenovo support page and enter your machine type.  That will take you to a list of drivers and apps to download.  Expand the ThinkVantage option and install ThinkVantage System Update.  You can then run it and it will download and install the other software automatically.
 
I'm basing this on what I see on the US pages.  Yours may be different.
 
Good luck,
Z.

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Hello Everyone,I need suggestion what to do: buy ThinkPad Edge E54020C6003AGE (i7 4702MQ & GF 740M 2GB) or wait for Edge E550?http://www.notebookcheck.net/Review-Lenovo-ThinkPad-Edge-E540-20C6003AGE-Notebook.114194.0.html in Germany is price about 830 Euros I use ThinkPads in last 10 years for study and gaming (R60, SL510, Edge 520) and wish sell my Edge E520 replace it with new one due stuck with old Radeon 6630M drivers (I cannot use a new AMD drivers when I try I getting mostly BOSD errors and latest Official Lenovo driver is from 2012) second reason is that E520 fan cannot be accessed & cleaned on easy way. In which month Lenovo mostly release new Edges, What is your option are Broadwell CPU + GeForce 840/940M in Edges worth to wait? In future I try to avoid AMD GPU due poor drivers support.I know that there is much better notebooks for gaming but I like ThinkPads





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Hello,With my previous Thinkpad X61s I was able to press Fn key and use some alpha keys as a numeric keypad but with my new Thinkpad X1 there is no such feature. I have some applications which do require the use of numeric keypad (note that the keycodes received by the OS are not the same if the normal numeric keys are used). Please, do not suggest to plug an external USB keypad or keyboard, that's, of course, a solution (which I don't like at all). Anyone has some suggestion to overcome this problem somehow? Thanks!Kind regardsBoyan 

Answer:Numeric Keypad (on Fn+alpha keys) missing on Thinkpad X1 and Thinkpad Edge

As you are experiencing Fn+ alpha numeric keys are not working, I would suggest you to please update the Power Manager software and also update the Bios of your system from the below mentioned web link.
 
http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/downloads/default.page?
 
After this, please restart the system and check if the issue resolved.
 
 
Thanks & Regards,
Sameer





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Hello, I just bought an Edge 15 and I'm wondering if backlight bleed is a common problem with it. There are several places around the edge of the display where the backlight discolors the screen. I've attached a picture; note the top edge of the screen especially. Is this normal, or is it worth looking into a repair?  Also, I'm surprised that this model does not appear on Lenovo's website at all. I have only found one review for it, and it seems Best Buy was the only one to sell it. Anyone know about that? EDIT: Apparently my thread was moved to the ThinkPad Edge forum, though I'm pretty sure that this is not a ThinkPad Edge series device (as far as I can tell that series was discontinued and this was not ThinkPad branded). If someone could clarify that would be awesome. Thanks!

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I have a ThinkPad 431 with Windows 7 the BIOS  turned on for always on.I switched on the USB option always on in lenovo utility. Thinkpad has 3 USB ports, two on the left and one on the right.The one on the right works when the thinkpad is in hibernation. The left ones don't. When thinkpad is on, all ports charge. Is this by design or is there a problem with my Thinkpad unit. I really realy need two ports for charging. 

Answer:ThinkPad Edge 431 Powered USB charging at only one port when thinkpad is in hibernate

I should mention that I don't have any yellow USB port. Neither the left or the right ones have yellow.

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Hi everyone, I'm wanting to buy a new laptop and currently deciding between this ThinkPad Edge E540 (479 Euros) and this refurbished ThinkPad T420 (299 Euros) I'll be using this almost exclusively for working with audio (music production, DJing, recording & listening to music) and almost nothing else - I run Ableton and Traktor which are quite CPU-heavy so the processor is quite important.Whichever I bought I would be taking the DVD drive out and putting in a SSD for the OS and my programs, and I would also be adding an extra 4GB of RAM.I don't have much money at the moment so the 180 Euros I'd save by buying the refurb would be very appreciated, however I really don't want to compromise the speed/lifespan of my laptop.---So my question is, how much do you think a 3-4 year old T420 (which from what I understand are one of the best laptops ever made) would compare to a brand new Edge E540 in terms of speed, and which do you think would last longer?---Thanks in advance for your input.

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in my opinion it's the worst ever.i bought this laptop a year and half ago ,last a few days ago it started to work once out 10 times i try to turn it on !i went to Lenovo maintenance in Jordan (that's where i live) and they told me i need new motherboard he told me it'll cost minimum 300 USD !!its better to buy new laptop .and as i started to look online a couple others had the same problemi don't know if it was factory problem or what !i am an old lenovo customer i still have lenovo thinkpad r51 which still works fine! and my new laptop is dead .i lost my faith in the brand .

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Is there a difference between Edge S430 and S430? Because I've bought a Lenovo ThinkPad S430 w/o the Edge name!   

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One day when i was watching youtube my pc screen freezed and sound started glitching. Then i turned my pc off. When i started it again Windows is loading files... screen came up and then Microsoft corporation screen came up.Then  i was in System recovery settings and i needed to choose my language next i could choose between choosing recovery tools to help fix problems starting Windows or Restore my computer to a system image i created earlier.In recovery tools i had to choose my operating system but there were no operating systems listed. In system image windows could not find a system image on my computer. Can i fix my pc with command promt or something? Please help!!!  

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As you should know the E530 doesn't have a mic jack.  So I was wondering if I got  USB mic, will the E530 support that mic? 

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Question: Thinkpad Edge 525

Hi,i had a problem with the monitor backlight on my E525. It went totally gone and i needed a flashlight to see anything. I deinstalled the graphics drivers and it was fine again. I just see everything in 1024*786 and it says "standard vga graphics card" because i have no driver. Now i want to reinstall the Lenovo drivers, but on the homepage i dont find the graphic drivers for E525.Can anyone help? Thanks alot!

Answer:Thinkpad Edge 525

Hi, startrip
 
I think I found what you're looking for. This is the driver for the AMD graphics that your computer uses. To find drivers on Lenovo's site easily, go to support.lenovo.com, click on Driver Matrix, select the line of computer you have (ThinkPad, ThinkCentre, etc.) and then select your system. 
 
Hope it helps,
Adam





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Question: Thinkpad Edge 15

Hi guys,
 
I am looking for help my laptop was running update using the lenovo thinkcenter and it died when it was updating the bios after reaching the last stage of it at 80% now the laptop does seems to turn on the LED is on there is a sound of the fan but that is it the screen is black.
 
it is thinkpad edge 15
0301CTO
s/n LR-*******
 
Now I did read about wincris.exe and tried it, I held FN+R and FN+B hit power on while holding the other 2 keys for about 15 sec after that nothing happen now I am using a usb key and not usb floppy.
 
Any help would be appreciated.
 
Thanks and Regards,
 
Abbas
 
Moderator note: serial number removed for member's protection.

Answer:Thinkpad Edge 15

Hi Abbas,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community Forums!
 
I?m sorry to hear that BIOS update failed in your Lenovo ThinkPad Edge 15 and is not turning on properly now.
 
A failed BIOS update could have bricked the motherboard probably. I strongly recommend you to contact our technical support for assistance.
 
Click here to open a link where you can select the country and get the exact contact support number. I?m sure they will be a great help.
 
Best Regards,
Mithun.





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I currently own a Lenovo Thinkpad r61i with a 15 inch screen 1gig of ram, 6.5 lb. and windows vista! I am wanting to buy a new laptop. I am a student and I have my laptop everywhere I go and I need something light, pretty fast, and gets good battery life. I think I want to buy the thinkpad edge, but I have a few questions for people who have already bought it.  How have you handled there being no CD drive. I was thinking that I wouldn't have a problem because I mainly download software but I want to know how others handled it. I think I would image a cd on another computer and mount it with WinMountIs the 1.3ghz CULV processor good for this computer. I really don't want it to hang as that is my current problem or with the high ram is it fineHow is the new keyboard layout. I am constantly typing on my current thinkpad and I want to make sure that it is a good layout as I am constantly taking notes and writing essays    Please answer,Jeremy

Answer:Should I Buy the ThinkPad Edge

Hi Jeremy. I just got my Edge about a week ago.  I am also a college student.  I haven't had any problems getting around the CD drive.  My husband loaded Windows 7 Ultimate to a flash drive, then loaded it onto my computer.  I like not having it.  I was constantly bumping into the open button on my Vaio.  Very irritating when you are taking a timed exam online!  The Edge isn't as light as a netbook but it is pretty light.  I had a hard time deciding on the S10-3t or the Edge (as is evidenced by my posts on these boards--very embarrassing!!).  I am very glad I changed my mind and ordered this one.  I have the AMD Neo X2 L325 (1.5mhz) so I can't help with your question about the 1.3.  What I can tell you is that I haven't had a single issue with hanging.  This machine is very responsive.  I have a Thinkpad z60m.  The keyboard layout seems very similar to me.  I haven't had any trouble acclimating.  AND I LOVE this keyboard.  It has a better feel than the z60m, and that's saying something!  Prior to using this Edge, the Z60m was my favorite keyboard hands down.  I write quite bit (English/Communications major) and this keyboard is very comfortable. Battery power is pretty good.  I'm sure you'd get a lot more out of a netbook. I hope that helps a little. Karen

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As you should know the E530 doesn't have a mic jack.  So I was wondering if I got  USB mic, will the E530 support that mic? 

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Recently, my HDD has begun to grind to a halt on my Thinkpad Edge e420. I decided to replace the HDD to an SSD, and after many, many unsuccessful attempts to reinstall the OS via Rescue and Recovery, cloning the drive etc, I decided to install the OS onto the new SSD using a windows disk. While this seems to have worked, I now no longer have any of the preinstalled Lenovo software. This is disappointing, but also seems to have reduced the functionality of the laptop (eg the networking device is no longer recognised).Could anyone please recommend a method of reinstalling the Lenovo software onto this new SSD.

Answer:Thinkpad Edge 420 HDD to SSD

Windows 7 right? Download ThinkVantage System Update, it should download most of the drivers and applicable softwares for your E420.

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Just got a brand new ThinkPad Edge 15. I have now installed Windows 7 prof, but there is no user account with administrator privileges.No matter what I try I get asked to enter an administrator code, but I have nowhere where I can type it.So right now I have a useless PC with Windows is blocking everything. What to do ?

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Question: Thinkpad edge 14

Hi every one. Sorry for bad English. I have Thinkpad edge 14 0578RE8technical specs:Intel Pentium 6100M/B based on intel h55 chipset2 Gib  RAMHDD 250Gbati 5145 question is:How can I activate integrated graphic card?Intel Pentium 6100 has integrated graphic card. H55 chipset can use integrated graphic card. Default graphic output is via ati 5145.But I can not found any switchers in BIOS.Is it possible to activate? 

Answer:Thinkpad edge 14

hey UNIm95,check your unit and ensure that the BIOS is at version 1.31/2.20 .If it is not, go to http://support.lenovo.com and update your unit accordingly.





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Hi,I am very interesting in  buying a Thinkpad Edge 15.6"  but  I have read that some people  feel that the keyboard is a little bit too flexible due to the built in DVD drive.Have Lenovo made anything about this?Feed back from an Edge owner or Lenovo would be appreciated. I also see that Lenovo  in one of the web pages calls the Edge the "new 15.6" .What is new? RegardsStefan

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Question: Thinkpad Edge 14

I've recently received my Edge 14 and upon unboxing, I noticed the top of the laptop (the back of the screen) is curved.  I've seen countless videos and customer photos of their Edge and have not seen this on their's.  The curved screen is very noticeably.  You can also see that the speakers are curved as well due to it.  Does anyone know if its suppose to be like this?  If not then do you think I can get a full refund and none of that 15% restocking free junk?  Besides, I don't think I'm at fault here but rather who ever built the thing.  I am fairly disappointed to see this because I hear Thinkpads are quality built.  This is my first Thinkpad and my first impression was it is just another cheaply made laptop.  I've also bought the sleeve for this and that doesn't even fit properly.  Theres a huge gap when you place the laptop in.

Answer:Thinkpad Edge 14

Hello mate, Can you take a photo of your laptop ?And for the sleeve, it's because you've got the room for the AC adapter.





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just recently bought my first laptop and got good recommendations on lenovo...however i have found everything else to be fairly frustrating. There are no instructions regarding inital battery setup to ensure lengevity in the box. i called customer service. i looked online. they directed me to go back online and read a manual which still did not have the proper information and was organized extremely poorly. basically im just venting a little about my lack of satisfaction and wondering how to get the most out of battery/. I have looked everywhere.

Answer:New Thinkpad edge 14

New owner here also. There was limited documentation in the box, and on the last pages of something that looked like generic policy / license info, I found a few basic instructions. Of note, the battery may not have full capacity until it has been fully charged and discharged for several cycles. Agreed documentation is not the best, but everything is pretty straightforward, except detailed configurations, which is always trial and error. So far, I really like the notebook.

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Question: Thinkpad edge 14"

I wonder when  Thinkpad edge 14" comes to Sweden, somebody like know?

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Battery life or more power? Which do you think is better? Is the 13 inch version's battery life significantly longer than the 14?

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Question: Thinkpad Edge 15

Hi,I am planning to buy a Thinkpad Edge 15 with Core i5. Can someone suggest me whether this model is good? Purpose is to do some office work, internet and mostly watching movies. ThanksJR

Answer:Thinkpad Edge 15

Can't comment myself on the Edge 15, however, based on my recommendation from experiences of ThinkPads past (600 and X21) and present (X100e), my girlfriend is about to order the top-spec Edge 15 from Lenovo, you could also check out reviews such as: http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/reviews/index.cfm?reviewId=3226563

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Hi,     I have recently bought a Thinkpad Edge (AMD / L625) to replace my dependable but very aged Dell Precision M50. The Think Pad Edge I think is a great machine and does everything that I want it to do. One minor niggle and I think it only bugs me because of my engineering background is the systems specs. The Toshiba Satellite T135D-S1325 which is powered by the same processor and chipset can support 8GB of RAM, whereas the Edge can only support 4GB. Given that the memory controller is integrated into the Turion CPU and it is unlikely that Lenovo had AMD fab a custom CPU, shouldn't the edge also support 8GB of RAM. Has anyone tested an 8GB of RAM on an edge?If so does it work?Have Lenovo limited the Edge's RAM capacity through its hardware or software implementation?One final question if the system does support 8GB of RAM does the RADION 3200 IGP then take control of 512MB of system ram, rather than the 256MB when using 4GB of RAM. I was only thinking about this upgrade as a midlife refresh to give the system a little bit more horsepower. Kingston, Crucial and Corsair, to name just a few all make compatible 4GB memory modules, or atleast they conform to the specs of the current 2GB modules. Any help or information would be greatly appreciated. Thanks Chris

Answer:Thinkpad EDGE - AMD - 8GB RAM ?

welcome to the forum!
 
since the edge likely wasn't tested with 6GB or 8GB, the specs didn't reflect the system's full capability.   the same thing happened with the X61 and T61 systems.   they were rated at 4GB maximum but many users (myself included) are successfully running 8GB.
 
i'm not personally aware of any limitations in memory.   8GB and even 16GB (if 8GB DDR3 modules are ever released to the public) should be possible.
 
with that said, i cannot say definitively whether 8GB is supported but i'd be very, very surprised if it weren't.   i have an edge sitting on my desk with 2 x 2GB installed but unfortunately don't have any 4GB DDR3 modules to test.   if i get my hands on a 4GB module or two before this system leaves my office then i'll let you know the results.
 
enjoy your new system!

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Is there total driver/hardware support for XP Pro SP3 x32/x64 on the new Thinkpad Edge 14? Thanks!

Answer:XP Pro x32/x64 on Thinkpad Edge 14

http://www-307.ibm.com/pc/support/site.wss/document.do?lndocid=MIGR-74581 looks like everything is there for 32 bit, doesn't look like 64 bit is supported.

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Hey all,For more than a month now, I've been experiencing a weird issue with my Thinkpad Edge 14, which displays itself as a weird screen flickering upon the computer being frozen (attached are pictures and a short video of the issue which is hard to describe).After which, I have to force shutdown the machine. Also, sometimes the issue displays itself as a blue screen and then reboots. Usually, after the shutdown/reboot, the computer doesn't boot, but rather turns the fan on high speed, but the screen remains black. After shutting down and turning the machine on again, the computer boots itself. At start, the problem used to only occur when running a heavy game like Civilization V, but not during regular use such as browsing, online video watching etc, so I wasn't really worried but still took the computer to a technician. With time, the problem grew worse and used to happen a few times a day, mainly while watching videos online via flash video viewers and similar usage. I have visited a computer technician who replaced the laptop's cooling system and fan. for a day or two, the machine worked fine, but with time, the problem came back, and has become worse. Now days the laptop is UNUSEABLE, even on simple use like facebook or simple web viewing freezes or displays the same symptoms. even upon not using the computer at all, and even while booting up or starting Windows ! I'll be happy to give more information as need. I'm really quite desperate and don't re... Read more

Answer:Thinkpad Edge 14 problem

Anyone ? Please, just need someone's expert opinion on the problem...

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Question: Thinkpad Edge E531

Screen reverts to My Account Name and requires my Password to continue after about a minute's delay in e.g. typing an email.  Mine is a new Laptop and I'm ready to return it to the supplier. 













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Answer:Thinkpad Edge E531

Hi us2oldies, Right click on the desktop>personalize. on the bottom right click on Screen Saver and see if On resume, display logon screen box is checked.If it is checked uncheck it. Vince.





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Hi, My Problem: I have a Lenovo Thinkpad Edge 15, which shuts down under greater stress. Initially, it was only in more demanding games like Portal 2, then it has spread to other games that I previously could easily play 2 hours, (eg Fallout, Skyrim). Meanwhile, it also shuts down on Facebookapps or HD-Movies. Process: While im playing or working on my Computer, all my Monitors (i have 2 of them) turn black and the computer is off. then the computer starts again and reports, that windows was not shut down properly. A failure report doesnt exist. All same Apllications are shutting down in the same way again and again.  What i have already done: I Cant imagine that the temperature is the problem. The laptop gets warm, but i can easaly touch it.All drivers are up to date and a hardware scan has revealed nothing. It would be gread if someone could explain the problem and give me a proper solution. Sincerely yoursFrost753 

Answer:Thinkpad Edge 15 Shutdown

   Hi, I can probably give you some hints on how to solve this (I'm on a W510) a) use a cooling-pad (you've probably expected that)b) for GAMES (actually Skyrim was the reason why I stumbled upon your post) use SW to 'underclock' your GPU.  In my case - Skyrim - underclocking the GPU solved ALL problems (and it IS a heating-problem). I use 'EVGA Precision X' (google it) to underclock. Funny thing is: I can play at higher res without lags, without crash. Reading your post I truly believe that you HAVE a heating problem.  My laptop never crashed, but Skyrim brought it down - like every 15 Minutes. I must say that the gpu/cpu/hd temperatures CAN be higher (eg. when re-encoding video ,...) without a crash  - but for some reason, that game brought my laptop down - even at lower temperatures.hope this helpsbest regards  

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Hi Everyone! The screen on my 14" Lenovo Thinkpad Edge (TYPE 0199 - 23U) is broken.  My son threw his toy at the screen, while I was taking a final exam, no less.    Anyway, I would like to order a new one, but want to make sure that I choose the correct one.  A factory screen from Lenovo costs more than I paid for the computer, so I've been looking on eBay.  I found this listing: http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=400230876522&ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:ITIs this the right screen from my computer? Thanks for your help!

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Hello, I am planning to upgrade my laptop memory to 16 GB. Currently having 8gb.  Can anyone give me correct info about the upgrading the ram. Like, type of ram which compatable with my laptop and the process to go ahead. thanksAvi

Answer:ThinkPad Edge 530 RAM upgrade

Hi Avi,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community Forums!
 
The maximum memory supported by the E530 is 16GB (2x8GB). The memory module which works fine would be a PC3-12800 1600MHz DDR3. The factory installed memory is probably the best you can buy.
 
Refer the hardware maintenance manual to understand how to add the memory.
 
Best regards,
Mithun.





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Hi, My laptop restarted to do windows updates (and the restart wasn't interupted at all) but the laptop failed to boot up again. When i try to turn the laptop on the power light comes on and cpu fan spins for about 10 seconds then i hear 2 beeps then it stays in the state unless i press power button where the power light  and cpu fan goes off in a second (the screen never comes on so i believe it is before the bios has loaded) The Laptop is a Thinkpad Edge 15 0301-CTO it was purchased Dec 2010Could this be the same mother board error here https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-Edge-S-series/Edge-E520-will-not-turn-on/td-p/746183 Any suggestions would be greatful Thanks Matt

Answer:Thinkpad Edge 15 won't boot

Hi Matt,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community Forums!
 
I?m sorry to hear that your Lenovo ThinkPad Edge 15 is not booting up.
 
I would suggest you to perform Flee Power ? remove the battery and any other peripheral device connected to the computer. Hold the power button for 10-15 seconds and then connect only the AC Adapter and try to turn ON the computer.
 
Remove the RAM, power it up and check if you hear beep sounds.  Reinstall the RAM, startup normally and check if the system boots normally.
 
If you have a spare good known battery and adapter, try powering on the system using the same just to ensure that it?s not a battery/adapter failure.
 
Please let me know the happenings!
 
Best regards,
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Hi everyone,I am at ends here... My Edge E40 has no display, I tried Hard booting... 60 secs of holding power button without battery or A/c adaperremoving the RAM HDD CD and tried bootingAttaching to my old CRT monitorNOTHING works   How can one find if it is booting at all since there is no HDD indicator in E40..?? regardsDre













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Answer:Thinkpad Edge E40 no display

Hi Dre,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community Forums!
 
I?m sorry to hear that there is no display in your Lenovo ThinkPad E40.
 
I would like to thank you for all the efforts you have done to fix the issue on your own.
 
Try removing the memory, start the system and check if you hear beep sounds. If there is no beep sound, probably it?s a system board issue.
 
Please let me know the happenings!
 
Best regards,
Mithun.





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Hello, is there any possibility to get my usb port running at 500hz? A friend of mine tried to do this on his E520 but he didn't manage to do it. [ he used Driver Signature Enforcement Overrider].

Answer:Thinkpad Edge 520 USB HERTZ?

Do you mean the mouse polling rate?

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I have recently bought a Thinkpad Edge - and as I am completely useless with  technology still learning it's capabilities.  I do know I have Windows 7.  Should I be able to download a CD on to the laptop - then play it without requiring additional software ?  At the moment I can't.  I can download on to image but then it advises me I can't play it because (.ixb) is not recognised by Windows Media Player.  I can insert and play CD's - thanks !  

Answer:Thinkpad Edge- should I be able to download CD's

Hi Brownma,
 
Welcome To Lenovo Forums.
 
The CD which you have downloaded is an ixb file image which you would require to burn the image to a disc first then listen to the content from there.
 
You might need to purchase the software via link
 
//JameZ

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I just bought Edge 14 and there was no windows 7 reinstallation cd. In a case of I need to format a hard drive, how do I reinstall the OS? Also the proper way to use battery and ac power with the laptop is use only one power source at a time right (I had thinkpad t61 and this was the case, but on edge 14 I see no battery indicator light so maybe this is not the case anymore?) so for example, if I'm using battery power then ac power needs to be unplugged and if using ac power then battery not inserted. I heard this way the battery capacity stays max. Can anyone verify this please? Thank you.

Answer:Thinkpad Edge Question

The missing Windows CDs on modern computers annoys me too! Your question on the missing Windows CD inspired me to get my own backup media process completed. I wrote it all down and wanted to post it under an informative subject line. Go take a look at this message, it should answer your Windows CD questions!New Users Do This! Backup media instructions. http://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-Edge/New-Users-Do-This-Backup-media-instructions/td-p/237802

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Question: thinkpad edge e430

why cant i update my nvidia drivers on the thinkpad e430

Answer:thinkpad edge e430

Hi nnketiah, Machine type of your machine? What kind of driver you want to update? Which OS are you using? Where did you get the driver from? Please provide more info.Fred





T61 + X201i

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Hello, I was looking at the following: Processor:Intel Core i3-380M Processor (2.53GHz, 3MB L3, 800MHz)Operating system:Windows 7 Home Premium (64 bit)Operating system language:Windows 7 Home Premium 64 - English Display type:15.6" HD (1366 x 768) 16:9 aspect Anti-Glare display with LED Backlight - Midnight Black - Gloss (without WWAN antenna)System graphics:Intel HD GraphicsTotal memory:4 GB PC3-8500 DDR3 SDRAM 1067MHz SODIMM Memory (2 DIMM)Keyboard:Keyboard - US EnglishPointing Device:UltraNav with Fingerprint ReaderCamera:2.0M Pixel CameraHard drive:500GB Hard Disk Drive, 7200rpmOptical device:DVD Recordable 8x Max Dual LayerBattery:6 Cell 2.2Ah Li-Ion BatteryPower cord:Country Pack Australia/New Zealand with Line cord & 65W AC adapterIntegrated WiFi wireless LAN adapters:ThinkPad Wireless BGNLanguage Pack:Publication - English AP The problem is that I don't know what the Thinkpad's wireless is operating on? I would require it to be on 2.4ghz (for home) and 5ghz (for school network).  Also, how long would the 6 cell 2.2Ah Li-Ion Battery last for? I need a batter that can last upto 5 hours. If not I'll just have to buy another battery for backup. Any info would be appreciated. Cheers, Matt. 

Answer:ThinkPad Edge 15 - 2 Questions

the wireless card can operate on both of these spectrums.

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hello,i've a thinkpad edge 15 with a HDMI output, I want to know if this output support audio too (transmission audio + video at one) thanks,

Answer:hdmi on thinkpad edge 15

it supports both audio and video transmission.

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Hi Guys, I'm debating on getting this laptop, but I have some questions.  I've read all the post and the choice is still confusing to me.  Can you help in answering some questions for me? 1. Are the hinges made of metal or plastic? 2. I am getting Mixed reviews on Battery life.What the the max battery life for Intel model with 6 cell under normal usage(Web surfing, email, MS Office)?What the the max battery life for AMD model with 6 cell under normal usage(Web surfing, email, MS Office)?3. AMD Athlon Neo X2 with ATI Radeon HD 3200 vs Intel Core 2 Duo with Intel GMA 4500MHD:ATI Radeon is a better GPU then Intel GMA, but Intel Core 2 Duo SU7300 CPU performs better then AMD Athlon Neo X2.Which performs better for HD Videos and gaming with the current configuration.4. Fan NoiseI've read some people complain about fan noise on the AMD model.Can anyone else confirm this?How noticable is the fan noise?Does the Intel model have the same fan noise issue?5. HeatPeople are reporting that the AMD model generates more heat.  I am assuming that this is due to the AMD CPU using a higher wattage.Can anyone confirm this?How noticable is the heat? Thanks,

Answer:Thinkpad Edge 13 Questions

Hi, Edge 13" intel 7300 for me. * hinges seem metal* fan noise : no pb by using basic applications* heat : same observation; heater in video streaming mode or watching HDD's video* gaming : prefer the AMD version, the discrete 4500 HD card being limited* video streaming : no pb till 720p : some lags in 1080p, but it may be caused by my modem (G norm / 54 Mbs/s) Hoping it helps you. 

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Hi, Im owner of Lenovo thinkpad edge 11. I have installed windows 10 on him. And i cant see gsm modem witch is buid in on the matherboard. Main problem is i dont even know what modem is this (huwaeii, ericcson or other). Do any one confront using gsm modem on windows 10? Or should i go back for windows 8 or 7?

Answer:ThinkPad Edge 11 GSM modem

Hi Lipiniak,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community!
 
The system is shipped with Hawaii card, and currently there are no drivers for Windows 10 OS and I am not sure when it will be released. You have to check with any 3rd party link or you have to go back to Windows 7 OS.
 
Hope this helps.
 
Best regards,
Hemanth Kumar





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Question: Thinkpad Edge e520

Just got Thinkpad  Edge e520, replacing my  trusty and  reliable 3000 n100 that  is  actually  still working.  This machine, upgrade that  it is, is not very  impressive.  The  hypersensitive keyboard is driving me  nuts with  all  the multiple,  repetitive  letters it's producing, forcing me to correct  almost all words,  including those I''m typing now.........otherwise  it  would be  unreadable.  Hopefully adjustments can be made, or back it goes.  Hello Apple!     Other problems right out of  box, most of  which I've taken care  of, with  some assist by Lenovo Tech support.  However, still  can't get  Simple Tap to  function fully or consistently  after uninstall/install  couple times,  better but not right.  I've never gotten the finger tap part to work at  all, though I can click OK.   My old 3000 had much  better  feel to it,  and at least to  me,  a ggrreeatt feeling trackpad  compared to this. Suggestions?.......................by the  way, I  left the word great in prior sentence as it came out of computer as an example of  what  is printing.

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I am really confused about the webcam. I have seen some retailers and spec sheets stating 0.3MP for the webcam, while others claim 1.3, and Lenovo offers a 2.0MP webcam when you configure it yourself on their website. I am unable to afford a self configured model, so I have to purchase it from a retailer.So what exactly is the MP for the webcam? What are your thoughts about the webcam quality under different lighting?If you own a Edge 13, it would be appreciated if you could post the MP count along with a couple pictures from the webcam. I'd also like to know if the resolution differs when using it to take pictures from when using it for video, because I've heard that some laptop webcams only allow you to record video or use for video chatting at a lower resolution.Lots of question, thanks for your time in advance!

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I have this notebook for 1.5 years and it worked fine. But a week ago it start to overheat and shutdown, when I playing 3d games. Hardware monitor shows that GPU temperature rapidly grows over 95°C and computer shutdowns or hang. I tried to change  thermal compound and installed TPFanControl. It helps a little, but gpu still overheats, if i used it too long.





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Answer:ThinkPad Edge 15: GPU overheats

hi svlad,
 
thanks for posting. Sorry to hear about the issue you're facing but based from your post it does appear that you've had your machine for some time. Over a certain about of time, Dust can also build up in the vents and propellar of the fan which can cause low air transfer flow out of the machine. You might want to check that out. I believe you are an experience enough person to disassemble your machine as you did mention that you have previously changed the thermal compound. please view the link below on the instruction of cleaning the fan.
 
http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/product-and-parts/detail.page?DocID=PD010817
 
Do let me knkow how it goes.
 
Regards

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Hi, I have just bought a Lenovo Thinkpad Edge 11 with Intel Core i3-380um. But the fan is really noisy and annoying in Windows :-/ Can this really be true? I have have tried powersaver modes etc. but it is still noisy. And furthermore, I have tried installing Ubuntu (where it is still very noisy) so I could see what was going on with the fan. And it seems that the lowest level (from 0-7) where the fan is still operating is 5 which is 500 RPM. When on level 4, it completely stops. 500 RPM does not seem to be very fast so I wonder what is going on. Anyone with similar problem or do I have a broken laptop? Best regards, Lasse

Answer:Thinkpad Edge 11Âīs fan is noisy

Same problem here. I've just bought the Thinkpad Edge 11 with AMD Athlon II Neo X2 K325. The fan runs all the time, even if the temperatures are low...

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I have a new issue with my laptop (ThinkPad Edge 14; 0578A25) where the battery will not charge. I have not had a problem until recently, and I don't know what caused it.  The changes that have occurred since the last time I know it was charging correctly are as follows. Prior to noticing battery not chargingUpgrade all Lenovo drivers and software through "Lenovo - Update and Drivers" in the control panelNoticed the new "Battery Firmware Update" in Power Manager that wasn't in the old version.BFU Utility said it was up-to-dateAfter noticing battery wasn't chargingUninstalled Power Manager and Power Manager Driver, reset Power Schemes, and restarted computerBattery still not charging, so I downloaded the battery firmware update wrapper from the Lenovo website and ran it (said firmware was up-to-date as well)Reinstalled Power Manager and Power Manager DriverRan a Battery Gauge Reset, but it wouldn't run (battery wasn't charging to full capacity, thus my problem again) I don't know what else to try or where to go from here.  Is there anything I can try, perhaps a way to reload the firmware to try and reset it.  I don't want to have to buy a new battery when this one was working fine until I used a Lenovo Utility that obviously broke something. 













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Answer:ThinkPad Edge 14 not charging

HeyI Have the same issue with my Thinkpad 14 0578A25In my case I installed a new batteryI updated the BIOS and Power management SoftwareI ddint know that battery replace woul be so complicatedThanks in advance with any helpRegards

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Hi,Does anyone have any idea why Lenovo hasn't updated the Intel gma drivers for the 13" edge? The 8.15.10.1872 that Lenovo provides is over 2 years old and doesn't have flash hardware decoding for example. For a laptop with such a slow CPU, GPU hw decoding would be great. The about:support in Firefox says: GPU Accelerated Windows 0. Blocked for your graphics driver version. Try updating your graphics driver to version 8.15.10.2202 or newer. I tried downloading the newest driver from Intel's site but the installer said I need to download the "manufacturer specific" driver cause "something might break". If anyone from Lenovo reads this, please get your driver team to update the drivers  //Oldgrain

Answer:Thinkpad Edge 13 GPU drivers

So, it's been ~3― months, no one has answered this and there has been no driver updates. Does anyone know of a better way to get attention from Lenovo about driver updates as it seems they're not reading this forum/acting on it at all. The newer edge versions have updated drivers so I can't figure out why it is so hard to get newer drivers for the old model as well. I even tried downloading the updated driver for E430 but they wouldn't install either. Hoping someone from Lenovo would read this and at least answer it.

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Question: Thinkpad edge e330

Hello there, Today i got a used e330 from ebay, the thing was fine until i disabled the dedicated graphics in Uefi.So well now it does not recognize ANY screen so cannot do anything. Tried to remove the CMOS battery did not help.Later found out that it was a bug in a uefi Version of Lenovo.Someone any ideas that are not changing the Motherboard ? I'm sorry for bad language but i am in Nerd Rage right now and do not want to think about grammar. 

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Is this common place for some of you guys? I got a BSoD with 0X000000F4 error and I determined it to be the HDD which failed, it chirps every so often with very faint clicks, no like the ones where it's reading data. When I go to boot it just hangs on the Thinkvantage Diagnostics window, even when I try to boot to Windows 7 normally. I ran the BIOS diagnostic and that turned up empty handed as It ended only after a few seconds giving the error code 0000, meaning that it could not even Read any data off of the HDD to begin with. What would be the appropriate actions to take for US customer support? Is it going to be Thinkpad support, or does the Edge series have its own line of customer service? Also it says my warranty is up...which seems hardly possible considering the machine was manufactured in March and I bought it from BB about 3 weeks ago (1 week past their return policy) so my receipt would confirm a warranty date of sometime late July...is there a specific email I have to send a scan of my proof of purchase? This is very upsetting to have happen, I noticed the system would lock up briefly at random, surely it was a forecast of the HDD going...which I'm surprised there was no preinstalled software to notice. Also I'm not too confident in the hinge on the Edge either, I even feel more comfortable with my Y510 hinge than the creaky plastic hinge on the Edge 14 (unless I'm mistaken and there is a steel component beneath a shell... Read more

Answer:Thinkpad Edge 14 HDD Crash?

My HDD died about 2 weeks after I got the machine.  Sounds like similar symptoms -- random hangs and overall buggy behavior.  You need to contact Lenovo support (which is delivered by IBM here in the US.) Regarding the warranty, be sure you've registered the machine before you call for support.  I wasn't able to do so properly (long story) and spent way too much time trying to get IBM and Lenovo to figure out that the machine was indeed under warranty.  I couldn't get any warranty info from the website when I entered my machine type and SN. When I got the machine back, it needed drivers for the wireless card and sound card.  I suspect it didn't get the right image and they don't check because the install is finished by the user. As I was saying to a customer today, not an example of outstanding customer support and one reason this may be my last ThinkPad. Agreed on the hinges -- note that on the 15, the display only connects to the hinges on the outside (the inside of the display/lid near the speakers doesn't touch the hinges.) Also agreed on the lack of webcam software.  I don't really need it, but I would expect there to be something basic installed on the machine. Overall, I think the Edge is a consumer-grade laptop with a ThinkPad name.  Granted, it's less expensive than other ThinkPads which makes it a little easier to accept its shortcomings. Good luck!

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Question: Thinkpad Edge E531

Subject Thinkpad comes up with the Lenovo screen then a BOOT MENU / APPLICATION MENU and hangs.  I select the HDD, screen goes blank and it comes back to the aforementioned screen.  I have tried F8 to try SAFE MODE but always comes back to BOOT MENU / APP MENU. Thank You

Answer:Thinkpad Edge E531

Hi Jleppart,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community!
 
As per the query we understood that you are facing issues with not booting to Windows on your ThinkPad Edge E531.
 
The issue could be with Operating System or with HDD, suggest you to check with performing BIOS diagnose by pressing F10 key and run HDD and Memory diagnose to verify if the issue with hardware or with software.
 
Hardware Maintenance Manual
 
Hope this helps. Do post back if issue persists!
 
Best regards,
Hemanth Kumar





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Hello,Is there a way to disable touchpad on ThinkPad Edge 13'?I have been trying for quite a while now, I cannot disable it in bios, nor control panel.I'd like to keep trackpad.Here is what my Mouse Properties in control panel look like. http://img585.imageshack.us/img585/1483/captureuv.png Thank you.

Answer:ThinkPad Edge 13' - Touchpad

Do you have the correct software/driver installed? This is how it look on my Edge 13: http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v282/zzt230/mouse.jpg I don't use the touchpad and have disabled it in Control Panel --> Mouse.

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Hello, 
 
The night before I was working on the laptop I unplugged and left overnight without the power cable, now the laptop won't turn ON. I have different batteries, I tried that, fail. I barely use this laptop fairly new. Suggestions Please.
 
Thanks
 
 
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Hi!  I have a ThinkPad Edge that  I bought from BestBuy. I don't know the model but the type is 057826U. I pressed F9 and i dont see the bluetooth options. I also searched on BIOS and didnt see it either. Does that mean I do not have bluetooth connectivity??? But I have a bluetooth transfer center on my laptop...If i do have bluetooth, can anyone tell me how to turn it on. Thanks!













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Answer:Does my ThinkPad Edge come with bluetooth?

hello there,Yes, as a matter of fact, it does. I faced the exact same problem today.Click the "Wireless connections" button (shared with F9), a large-ish window called "Wireless radios" will appear.Pull down the arrow next to "Individual control" just below. You will probably see that 802.11 Wireless is green but Bluetooth is greyed out. Click it, it should turn green.If you're lucky (I wasn't), your device manager will say that the BT is right there and running. If you have a warning sign next to it, though, this is what you need to do:Right-click the BT entry, select "update driver" and wait until it finds, downloads, and installs new drivers. For me, the whole process took about 2-3 minutes.After that, your BT should become fully active, and you will be able to connect your mouse / printer / phone / whatever.Good luck,wyrm

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hi, recently i have a problem with my laptop, it started with a blue screen and a lot of white letters, then it turns off by it self, i turneded  "on" and it goes to the "windows error recovery"" so, i choose safe mode to try to get system restore, and NOTHING... IT JUST WENT  TO ADVANCE SYSTEM RECOVERY,  i tryed many times this way with no success, so the option i got was to go to advance recovery, i press ok to continue, after it finishe it say that it went to the point of new like the factory sended, now it doesn't boot up at all.... and everytime I turn it on it goes to the windows error recovery over and over again and try to load windows by it self..... what should I do???

Answer:my thinkpad edge can't reboot.... please help!!!

Hi, 365hvacr
 
There are a few options that you could utilize for this issue. If you are trying to boot into Safe Mode to try and restore Windows to an earlier place in time, you could try booting into Safe Mode manually, which can be accomplished by tapping F8 when you turn on your system until a menu pops up asking if you want to go into Safe Mode. Select Safe Mode and see if that lets you get to your desktop.
 
Another method to accomplish a system restore will involve using WinRE (Windows Recovery Environment). This method requires a recovery disc, but you should be able to boot from the CD and use the disc to set Windows back to an earlier state.
 
The final method also requires a Windows disc, but would involve reinstalling Windows. This would remove all of your files, however.
 
Hope it helps,
Adam





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I have the above laptop:
Serial number: ************
I want to add more memory and the detailed specification for this model(E530) states that the maximum memory is 8GB
 
I have looked at and spoken to two reliable suppliers of memory who both indicate on their websites and have confirmed by phone that the maximum is 16Gb (2 x 8GB).
 
Can anyone please advise me which is correct. If 16GB is possible are there inherent risks or other modifications involved?
 
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Answer:ThinkPad Edge 530 C13/3120M

Hello yorkie9, welcome to the forums,
 
I don't know if, in the meantime, you've found your answer elsewhere but the answer is yes. 16GB is possible in your E530 and the other websites were correct; the Lenovo site states what was correct at the time when there were no 8GB RAM modules being manufactured.
 
Hope this helps you or at least someone else.

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Hey all, what happened to the edge 11"? I was looking for it as it will meet my needs better than a x100e but i can't find it anywhere. Did Lenovo discontinue it? What happened to the 13" as well?





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Just purchased a ThinkPad Edge 11 (0328-5FG) and can't get the HDMI to work at all!  Intel HD Graphics driver is the latest version (8.15.10.2104 dated 31 Mar 2010) for the system.  Can anyone help?  Thanks, Haydn.

Answer:ThinkPad Edge 11 - No HDMI!

hey haydng,try uninstalling the drivers, let windows install its generic driver and try again.also, could you check if the HDMI cable that you're using can be use with other HDMI capable devices?





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I just installed a new pair of RAM this afternoon. After that the notebook does not turn on. Tried removing both the memories. But still the same.  It is not sending any beeps or anything, just black screen. Even my motherboard does not turn on. Is there any way to reset the power? I have tried the traditional power reset method of thinkpads. But nothing worked. Your help will be appreciated.

Answer:Thinkpad edge 14 does not turn on

hey manojpr4,if you have tried with the original RAM and with the power adapter and if it still doesnt start; i suggest calling our tech support for assistance.http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/research/hints-or-tips/detail.page?LegacyDocID=MIGR-4HWSE3





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I'm quite surprised. Everything I heard about ThinkPads was that they were great machines, and would last you years and years. Well, I guess I got a lemon.  My ThinkPad Edge 14 was great; typing was a pleasure and I want an ultranav on every piece of technology I own. Then one day the graphics card stopped working. Sent it off, got it back, worked again. Okay. Then, while doing the extremely strenuous activity of opening and closing the lid, a piece broke off in my hand. Okay. I can still use it, though. The ethernet never did work, but maybe that was a problem with my ethernet... despite every other computer I tried working fine. Okay. WiFi still worked just fine. A couple of months ago, a new problem popped up. I noticed that if I rested my left hand a certain way on the lower case, the laptop would stop. The cute little dot on ThinkPad would stay lit, and the screen would be lit, just black. Oh, and the fan would still run. But, otherwise unrecoverable. Have to hold down power and wait for it to turn off, then try to turn it back on again. I was in the middle of exams; I needed this thing to work. So, I became oh-so-careful with that lower left area below the keyboard. Woe to me if I accidentally droppped a pen on it though. But I was busy, and I could compensate for it, so I soldiered on. The battery life was terrible, so I had to carry my charger everywhere. The battery gauge was unrelieable. It'd say I would have around 40 minutes left, and then go into e... Read more

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Does Lenovo manufacture or sell a component for the Edge 14, specifically a SLOT LOADING CD/DVD drive?

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The wifi does not swicth on in windows 10. Are ther new drivers. please advise

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My battery on the Thinkpad edge says only 27 % left. We tried to reset, but nothing happened. What should we do?

Answer:Battery Thinkpad Edge 15

Hey there Nancy,
 
If you could, please provide us with a few more details. I see your using a ThinkPad Edge 15, about how long have you had the machine? What is the machine type and model number of your machine? (It should be in this format: XXXX-XXX) and usually is found on the underside of the machine on the label next to the serial number, or in the battery compartment on the label located there.
 
Is this an overtime decrease, or is all of a sudden?
 
Have you tried a static discharge? Here is how to perform the Thinkpad static discharge:

Unplug the power supply
Remove the battery
Disconnect any cords or express cards
Press the power button 10 times, and on the 10th press hold it for 30 seconds

 
Some of the ThinkPad Edge 15's needed a battery firmware update to correct an issue with the charge %. Have you tried using this firmware update?
 
I look forward to hearing back from you nancywintner!





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Hello, I bought a new thinkpad edge 13 in oct 2010 and I have some minor troubles with the machine.  Whenever I open my laptop there seems some noise - seems like some manufacturing defect with the product.  Its a brand new - taken care like my baby, never fell down.  Despite this I have this issue.  I tried my level best to contact warranty services by phone but lenovo seems to be committed to no speak to its customers.  I tried all possible contact numbers.   Even  i am not able to register the product as the website doesnt recognize the serial number - Is there any way I can get my issue resolved. ThanksYesh

Answer:Thinkpad Edge 13 - Warranty in the UK

Hi and welcome to the forum!

Have you tried ThinkPad support number given here? http://www.lenovo.com/contact/uk/en/

Let us know.





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I have a Thinkpad Edge laptop and I cannot find Windows 7 drivers for it. The model listed is: 031942u. I have searched the website and cannot find drivers for this model. Can someone please help me?

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Hi, I recently bought a thinkpad edge 13 with the AMD Athlon Neo. Windows 7 and Ubuntu works fine so far,but my CPU is reaching over 90°C (!) during testing with the thinkvantage toolbox stress test.I doubt this is normal.I am logging temperatures with Open Hardware Monitor (Windows 7). Everest Ultimate reports similar temperatures. It seems, that Cool And Quiet is not working, because I can see no changing in current or clock (CPU-Z).  

Answer:ThinkPad Edge 13 AMD Athlon Neo x2 - very hot!

This laptop really dont support qool n quiet. in my opinion that is the biggest problem.  but your temparature degrees are not  true. everest reads much more then real temperature.  you can check real heat by "rmclock" utility.

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I've had my Edge 15 for few years now, and it's been perfect for me, but like a week ago the cooling fan started to kick in very often and is quite loud. I tried to clean the fan, ( it was very dusty ) but it was very difficult beacuse I couldn't plug out the cooling fan wire ( It just didn't come out ) , so I did my best cleaning it like that. I also had to unscrew the processor thermal paste area to get the fan out and I noticed that the thermal paste is is not in the center but is around the main area, could that be the problem why the cooling fan is always on and so loud? P.S Realtemp shows that temperatures are around 38-50 degrees Celsius when watching videos or using the browser. Is that normal?













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Answer:Thinkpad Edge 15 cooling fan

Hi,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community Forums!
 
I?m sorry to hear that cooling fan of your Lenovo ThinkPad Edge 15 is running at high speeds.
 
If your laptop feels hot and shows any of the problems below, chances are its overheating or getting there:
 

Fan constantly running and making loud whirring noises
Computer struggling to perform basic tasks like opening a new browser window
Mysterious error messages popping up in random programs
Lines on your laptop screen (a sign your video card is overheating)
System freezing or the dreaded BSOD (blue screen of death)
The laptop abruptly shuts down on its own

 
Optimal operating temperature is 50° Celsius (122° Fahrenheit) or below during normal operation of the device. Use dust remover spray to clean out of the laptop's vents. Dust can accumulate in and block the laptop's fan vents. Start using compatible cooling pads which will help in the flow of cool air into the underside vents of the laptop. Keep your working environment or computer room as comfortably cool as possible. While applying thermal paste, put the paste on the CPU and the weight of the cooler alone will take care of the spreading. Thermal paste smaller than the size of a pea in the middle is what you need.
 
The temperature range you have mentioned seems to be quite normal.
 
Hope this helps!
 
Best Regards,
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Hey So I've had my Thinkpad Edge 14 since the end of last summer.  I keep putting this off but now it has gotten to the point where I am sick of it.  Here is my problem: I plug my Thinkpad Edge 14 into the charger, which is obviously plugged into an outlet.  Usually it's while the system is still running but lately I've tried shutting it down first.  Now, about 1-2 minutes after I plug the laptop in, the CPU starts to FREAK OUT.  I have Rainmeter set up so I can keep track of my CPU/RAM/network and such.  So my little graph of my CPU starts to spike and it goes from 0% -> 26% -> 0% -> 78% -> 100% ->0% and so on and so forth.  This doesn't happen over time, this happens constantly.  The CPU just keeps jumping and dropping.  This kills my performance.  Everything becomes jumpy and slow.  Opening a folder or my browser (which should take 2 seconds, if that) now takes about a minute.  Before, I was able to just turn off my laptop and turn it back on, no problems.  Now, I turn it off and turn it on 3-4 times and it is still jumping so I just let it sit there till the machine is charged.  I've gotten into the habit of just charging it overnight just so I don't have to deal with it in the morning.  I haven't a clue what is wrong or how to stop it.  This also has nothing to do with going to the Task Manager and ending a few processes.  I've tried and it does nothing. I'm... Read more

Answer:Thinkpad Edge 14 CPU Problem

http://rainmeter.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=7326 Are you sure it's not your rainmeter skin that's doing it? Are you up to date on windows updates?Are there any new bios updates for your machine?  Are you using windows power manager or Lenovo's power manager?You could try setting your power options so they're the same on ac as well as battery and see if it still does it.

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If you missed out on the recent ThinkPad Edge E220s and E420s that debuted at CES in Las Vegas, be sure to check out Lenovo designer David Hill's thoughts on the new chrome surround, and the "mossy black" finish.   I'm sure the new finish will be more durable and less likely to show fingerprints and scuffs.
 
Do you like the new styling?

Answer:New ThinkPad Edge Styling

I like the idea of real chrome... That pic makes it look like it is missing trackpad buttons below the trackpad, is that true? Also, will the screen get at least an  hd+ res option?  Full HD may not be necessary, but the hd+ would be great....





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Hello,My nearly brand new Thinkpad (2 months tomorrow) won't start up anymore. After the initial start-up screen with the Thinkpad Logo it goes to a black screen with a blinking cursor in the top left-hand corner. Can anybody please tell me how I can enter a secure windows 7 or reset to the last previously working set-up? I installed one program during my final session during which the laptop was working fine. I've got the same software on my old Notebook and never had any problems with it.Really annoyed with the Lenovo support system already. I bought the bloody thing with a warantee but during the warantee check all comes back blank and the stupid telephone support just refers to the website and kicks me out after that! HELP!

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I recently purchased a ThinkPad Edge 14 laptop.  I tried to play a DVD in the laptop outputting to a big HDTV set. But as soon as I closed the lid, the TV signal was lost. I guess my question is do I have to have the lid open all the time while watching DVD?

Answer:ThinkPad Edge VGA output

Hi storm44092,
 
Welcome To Lenovo Forums.
 
You may find that in our KnowledgeBase here.
 
//JameZ

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Hi, I have a thinkpad edge 430 and notice that in the settings>change pc settings> wireless, I have a bluetooth option. Does that mean I have bluetooth? If so how can I scan for devices? I tried going to devices but all I can see is a "second screen"option. And my phone (samsung galaxy s2) also can't detect my computer's bluetooh. Thanks  













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Answer:Thinkpad Edge 430 Bluetooth

Hi, aaaaa
 
Your machine should have Bluetooth capability. I would first recommend making sure the driver for your Bluetooth device is up to date, which can be found here.
 
Once that is updated, you should be able to scan for devices by navigating to Settings ? Change PC settings ? Devices and selecting Add a device. If your goal is to connect your computer and mobile phone together, then make sure that Bluetooth is enabled on your mobile phone. If you continue to lack the Add a device in this menu, could you please take a screenshot with Snipping Tool and post it here?
 
Thanks in advance,
Adam





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Hello! I have a problem with my keyboard (system thinks that I press keys, but I don't), and I know for sure that it is hardware problem. I'm looking for instruction, how to take this keyboard off. I don't have any service centre around, so I decided to take it off and clean it by myself

Answer:ThinkPad Edge 15 disassembly

Hi DrXakep,
 
You can watch the videos or follow the instructions in the HMM.
 
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This week I upgraded my Thinkpad Edge 335 from Win 7 to Win 10. At first it seemed to work fine but quickly I got blue screens ("page fault in nonpaged...). I then found Lenovo's Win 10 website where the E335 is not listed as having been tested for Win 10. Does this mean that it is not compatible? The message I get on the blue screen is not unique for Win 10 if I read the tech fora. I decided to reinstall win 7 again and that works fine. However I cannot run Windows Updates anymore without downloading Win 10!

Answer:Will Thinkpad Edge 335 work with Win 10?

Hi Reinout123,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Forums!
 
Sorry to inform you, what you have found is correct and as I went through Lenovo support found the same thing that the laptop E335 is not supported under the list of supported system for windows10 update. For your confirmation please find the below given link for better understanding.
https://support.lenovo.com/sk/sk/documents/ht103535#thinkpad
 
Curious to know did you updated the windows 10 through ISO file, if not try updating through ISO but again no guarantee just try your luck.
Steps to update windows 10 through ISO file.
ISO file will need to be downloaded and burned to DVD and the upgrade installed from the optical media.
 
Hope this helps. write back for any clarification.
Thank you, have a good day.
 
Regards,
Naveen.v

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I have a Thinkpad Edge e545 that I purchased about 6 weeks ago.  It has been shutting down sometimes with the blue screen, sometimes just blank, sometimes after only an hour or 2 and sometimes after 5-6 hours.  Does it pretty much evverytime I use it for more than an hour.  I have it propped up a little for over heating but since it shuts down sometimes after just and hour I am not sure if heat is the problem.

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Has anybody upgraded a Thinkpad Edge 14 to Windows 10? I have one that's happily running Windows 8.1 Professional 32 bit even though it's not included in list of of supported systemshttps://support.lenovo.com/au/en/documents/ht079684#thinkpad Its also not listed as a supported system for Windows 10https://support.lenovo.com/au/en/documents/ht103535#thinkpad Just wondering if anyone has done the upgrade, losing my fingerprint reader or backlit keyboard are showstoppers for me. There dont seem to be any Lenovo Windows 10 driver packages around for the Edge 14.   

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So I decided to go with the edge 14 because of the dvd drive and fast processor but when I went to go try to buy it there is no warranties listed. I really want to bump up the warrenty to 3 years + accidental damage protection but Nothing is listed. Is anyone else having this problem. I have tried to view the page on different computers and browsers but the same problem remains. I would like to get a taste of how much it will cost me to buy this laptop but I want to have the final price.   Jeremy

Answer:Thinkpad edge 14/15 warranty

Never Mind, just posted warrenty this morning

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One of my kids spilled a drink on my ThinkPad Edge. Is there any way to check inside to see if it is still wet in there; I tried to dry it out myself. Or do I need to take it into a PC repair shop?

Answer:I spilled something on my ThinkPad Edge

The maintenance manual will help you open it up to look for liquids:
 
http://www-307.ibm.com/pc/support/site.wss/MIGR-39298.html
 
or you can Watch the Movie!

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Hi all, I bought the Thinkpad Edge 13 (Intel version) a week or two ago and it's a fine laptop. I've been using it with a 80Gb Intel Postville SSD and the laptop flies. Since I am a long time linux user, I've been using it with linux mostly. I experienced a few issues with the laptop which are not OS related: 1. Hissing noise when connecting a headphone, this is a very annoying problem. This seems like a design issue, I'm wondering if a software update could actually fix this.2. On startup, I sometimes get warning messages about using non-Lenovo batteries !?3. No wireless n networks are being detected bij de wlan adapter, which is also a dealbreaker for me. I am thinking of returning the laptop, has anybody seen these issues ? Kind regards, Eric

Answer:Thinkpad Edge 13 Issues

Hey there lordchaos, I also have a Thinkpad Edge 13 with the Intel CPU and I am experiencing a similar issue regarding the Headphone noise. 1) Have you seen this thread?http://forum.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-Edge/Edge-13-AMD-Hiss-Distortion-and-EMI-Noise-on-Speakers-and/t...There are many AMD users who are reporting a similar issue on their computers. At first I thought that the hissing noise was only restricted to the AMD models but this has proven to be false as we both also have the distorted headphone channel which kinda sucks So no, you're not the only one with the issue :/ 2) This seems to be a bug with some Thinkpad Edges. Updating the Bios should fix it. For a temporary fix you could also try to take out the battery and then put it back in. 3) Sorry mate, no input on that one. I don't have a wireless N network around here ^^ I am also thinking of returning the laptop. Otherwise it is a very nicely built machine with a decent battery life. I am so pissed of that I might have to return it.Other products in the price range might offer a better bang for the buck (eg Asus UL30VT) but trust me, i have owned an ASUS UL30 and the build quality is definitely under the Thinkpad Edge 13. I really want to stay a Lenovo customer, so please Lenovo suggest a fix for this! 

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 Can the Thinkpad Edge 14  0578-A99 HDD be upgraded SSD? Recommended manufacturer/model?Is any other software or driver needed?Is there a guide or instructions for doing this? Best regards,L.  

Answer:Thinkpad Edge 14 (0578-A99) SSD?

Hi LWhitacre,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community!
 
As per your query we understood that you are willing to replace the HDD to SSD drive on ThinkPad Edge 14.
 
We regret to inform you that ThinkPad Edge 14 will not support SSD.
 
To view the detailed specification on the hardware please click the below link.
 
Detailed specifications - ThinkPad Edge 14
 
Click here to open a link where you can select the country and get the exact contact support number of your region. I?m sure they will be a great help.
 
Hope this helps. 
 
Best regards,
Hemanth Kumar





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HI.So i have broke motherboard (63y2138) on my ThinkPad Edge 15.Which motherboard i can use to fix my laptop instead (63y2138)?1. 63Y16002. 63Y21323. 63Y21384. 63Y2140Thanks all. Regards Ruslan.

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My 1 and a half year old thinkpad edge E520 over heated. it was only 5-6 months over the warranty. I am personally dissapointed that my computer only lasted that extremely short amount of time. I paid $800 dollars for that computer and honestly expected to get more life out of it. Some other issues I had with this computer were a hard drive problem and an optical drive problem. I was wondering if these are due to flaws in this particular model or my bad luck.

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Hi, I've got a problem with my Thinkpad Edge which is driving me crazy... Some Facts:- Thinkpad Edge 13 (Type 0221 - A16)- OS: Windows 7 Problem Description:- Laptop doesn't start...sometimes (~2 out of 3 times I press power)- power led is on- no fan- no screen - no beeping- no post- no bios - when my notebook does start (randomly), it works just fine, no error whatsoever What I've done so far:- remove battery, unplug power cable, press on-switch for 10s- remove memory and hd- restore bios defaults I really have no idea what to do, the problem seems to occur randomly. As I said, when I manage to fire up my notebook, it works just fine. Do you have any idea?Thanks in advance! Best regards,Rester Hall 

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We lost the AC adapter for the computer. The Edge 15 Product ID is 0301JAU. I need to know the part number for the AC adapter and power cord. The battery is currently drained down. Googling for the info returns a lot of confusing info. The battery PN shows the following: FRU P/N 42T4753ASU P/N 42T 4754 From what I can determine, I think the adapter should be 20V 90W Thanks

Answer:AC Adapter for ThinkPad Edge 15

Hi bruce73 and welcome to the community,
 
Your voltage and wattage are right.  Here's a listing that shows all the models that the adapter will fit..
 
Here's your hardware maintenance manual .  On page 146 it lists the part numbers.
 
Dave

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Hello,my ThinkPad Edge 13 suddenly stopped working. When I try to turn it on, it only beeps in 4-4-1-2 pattern. I couldnīt find anything on web, so I try to ask here. I have tried to power it with and without battery, only on AC power. I also checked the RAM and all connections under the removable bottom plate. I have not opened it up, yet. It has been working well in the morning. I have no idea what could be wrong. Can you help me? Thanks

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Hello my laptop comes up with fan error when turning on. I've taken the base off the laptop and it is clear the fan isn't turning. Where can I can find out how to replace the fan and also how do I find out what the part is that needs replacing? the product ID is :0328CTO













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Answer:Fan error thinkpad edge 11

Hi Boaty118,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community Forums!
 
I?m sorry to hear that you are getting Fan error in your Lenovo ThinkPad edge 11 while turning it on.
 
I would suggest you to get compressed air and try to blow into vents and update BIOS to the latest version and check.
 
?Fan error? message is more often displayed, especially if fan fails to spin on boot. I would strongly suggest you to contact our technical support for assistance.
 
Click here to open a link where you can select the country and get the exact contact support number. I?m sure they will be a great help.
 
If you are comfortable in replacing the faulty part on your own, I would recommend you to visit here to buy replacement parts. The compatible FRU number of Thermal module for your ThinkPad Edge 11 (0328CTO) is: 04W0274.
 
Refer this document to understand how to replace the part.
 
Hope this helps!
 
Best regards,
Mithun.





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Can anyone confirm if the NGFF socket avalable in ThinkPad Edge 450, lenovo apparently does not include ithttp://www.notebookcheck.net/Lenovo-ThinkPad-E450-Notebook-Review.146108.0.html

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Hello, I bought Corsair Vengeance 8 GB (2X4GB ) 1600 MHz CL9 to replace (2X2GB ) 1333 MHz, for my lenovo thinkpad edge 15. When I put it in it when to starting windows and froze, I try to restart the laptop and try one stick but It did not go pass starting windows screen. What should I do

Answer:ThinkPad edge 15 upgrade?

Hi, Mohammed-khan
 
Could you please post your machine type and model? You should be able to find this information on the underside of the machine in the format XXXX-XXX. With this, I'll be able to look up all the parts of your system and see if the memory you purchased is compatible with everything in your computer.
 
Thanks in advance,
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Hi, I'm curious to know: will the current line be heavily discounted when the new one comes out?













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Answer:ThinkPad Edge Series

Hello mate, When the new serie will come out, you couldn't buy the old one. Lenovo is like Dell they built on order.





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Anyone have any idea if and / or when the ThinkPad Edge E145 will be available for purchase in the USA? http://shop.lenovo.com/gb/en/laptops/thinkpad/edge-series/e145/

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Hi everyone,I Just got this edge e530 about 2 weeks ago, and i noticed my power jack LED stays solid green no matter if its charging or full. Any idea's guys i cant afford to wreck this battery and i need it for UNI next year is this a common issue?ThanksAnthony

Answer:Thinkpad EDGE E530

Hi thedatazoo, Don't worry, this only indicates there's power pass through your machine. The light will keep on even when you remove battery. And your battery will stop charging when it reach full charge (charge level can be customised in Power Manager). And you can always monitor your battery's condition in power manager. Hope this helpsFred





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