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New Lenovo Flex 5 with Pen (PEN SENSITIVITY IS NOT WORKING)

Question: New Lenovo Flex 5 with Pen (PEN SENSITIVITY IS NOT WORKING)

I just got a new laptop last week, and i got the pen, but i am having issues with the sensitivity. I don't know if i accidently un-installed a driver for the pen, but all i have is the wacom pen desktop app for it. I've tried it in Paint 3D and the sketchpad, and still no sensitivity. I am trying to also work with Paint tool SAI, and it is not working for that either. I've tried everything to fix this, and i just can not. The pen works by itself, but i need sensitivity for me to work with my artwork properly. Please Help!

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it is to bad for all user of lenovo flex 14 (idea pad) beacuse some lenovo apps like lenovo transition , lenovo smart voice , lenovo magic transfer etc is avillable in flex 2-14 but here is no option for flex 14 for these apps.i bought my lenovo flex 14 in june 3 2014 and if there is no solution of my question then i want to upgrade for my flex 14 is in flex 2 14 on no cost. it shows the irresponsebility of lenovo company .Because cost of boths are same and when i bought flex 14 then after some weeks the new flex 2 14 launched it is not good for me and all the persons who are using flex 14 idea pad.The lenovo company will have to launche update and upgrades for lenovo flex 14 ideapad users. thanx in advance to my faviorate brand lenovo. I wish lenovo give update and upgrade for lenovo flex 14 idea pad .

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the Airplane button on the keyboard has not been working since update to windows 10 and the energy manager software which came in win 8.1 version 1.5.0.20 is unable to gauge reset ( calibrate the battery). i recently noticed lenovo released energy manager and airplane mode fix for other laptops http://support.lenovo.com/in/en/downloads/ds103640 like flex 3, should i install this update will this solve the problem. Battery is in dire need of calibration. 

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Hello.I'm an artist that just got the Flex 3 and I want to use the touchscreen for drawing on Paint Tool Sai rather than my Wacom tablet, so it's one less thing to carry around, but I'm not sure if I have to edit the screens pressure sensitivity in the settings or if I need a specific stylus for it. I've tried to edit Sai's settings but it didnt seem to work. If anyone can help me with this issue that'd be appriciated.

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HiI own a new FLEX 2-14 Ultrabook.I have a problem with some keys on the keyboad.When I typing fast, I sometimes clicking on the edge of the letter button on the keyboard.For most button there's no problems at all, but for very few buttons, such as 'T' letter, the keyboard is not always getting the click (probably not sensitive enough). as a results, I get words with missing letters.I send this to the service, they checked and said that all the FLEX 2-14 in the world are like this, and there's nothing they can do.I search the net, and I did not find any complains or any similar problems.From my experience (as a computer guy), This is a totally hardware issue. and I ask, Do you also have this problem,when gently clicking the 'T' button on the corners will randomly not catch the clicks about 40% of the time ? ThanksOren

Answer:flex 2-14 keyboard sensitivity when clicking on the edge of button

Hi Oren,  I also have had this problem, and this IS a design error which makes only the lower half of the key usable. Another thing is that I come from a Keyboard with the square keys, and I am used to hitting the key anywhere will produce a letter on the screen. The Lenovo Flex 2 14 is using chiclets /island based keys and by design very different.As a result I had to practice with this new keyboard, and after a few days (3-5) I wasn't making as much typing mistakes as when I first bought it. And now I barely miss a letter. (Also I challenged myself to "Typing of the Dead" game which helped enormously ) I would not say that this keyboard is unsuable, but rather something that you have to be determined to use. Because all in all the Lenovo Flex 2 14 is a pretty cool computer with most of the stuff anyone would need and a good price too.  FLEX 3 Coming soon!

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Hi guys; I have the  Flex and I wanna change the HDD for a SSD and max out the RAM. How tough is this to do? I've worked on PCs and Laptops before..Firstly, will any 2.5 SATA2 SSD do?Secondly, the ram is 204pin DDR3 1333mhz right?Finally, does anyone have a quick readthrough of how to open it up and add these? Most laptops Ive worked on had access at the bottom, but , obviously this doesnt, hesistant to unscrew everything and just lift off the Keyboard in hope.Thnaks for loking guys.

Answer:Working on the Lenovo Flex 2-14.

No, some SSDs are incompatible, and there is no compatibility list. Crucial mx100 and Intel 530, for example, turned out to be incompatible. Read this for more info (there's also a list of SSDs that worked for some people): https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Idea-Windows-based-Tablets-and/Trying-to-install-mx100-ssd-in-flex-2-14...For some tips on opening it up, read my topic:        Flex 2 15 not compatible with Intel 530 SSDs + how...             

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Hi ,my new LENOVO laptop just went dead.Its a flex-2-14inch touch screen.I bought it from UAE as its too far and costly to send it to repair ,so cant go to them to repair and Australian support is not accepting it saying it dsnt come under international warrenty ,plz let me know  what to do ............................

Answer:lenovo flex 2 not working

Hi, could you elaborate more on the symptoms? Are there any beeps, does the screen come on, any errors displayed on screen? Also, be sure to troubleshoot with it plugged into the power outlet. 

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Hi Team,I have Lenovo Flex 2 14, which is not working touch screen. I have try all mathoed but unable to fixed it.1)  HID- compliant touchscreen is not present in device manager2) Not found USB Touchscreen Controller (A111) Really disapointed about this  Kindly share the proper solution to fix it. where i found driver .exe file for install the same. I'm on now Windows 10. thanks Birbrata  


























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the keyboard on my lenovo flex is not working. ive tried everything...the sticky keys are off already checked. ive turned off my laptop and turned back on still nothing. ive looked online for somethings to try and no luck. i have even reset my whole laptop everything was wiped lost all my apps but still my keyboard is completely dead none of the keys work. ive only had this laptop less than a year. anyone have any idea what could be going on?

Answer:lenovo flex keyboard not working

also my touchpad isnt working either tthe mouse never shows up. ive been using the on screen keyboard

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I Tired To reinstall WindowsAfter Install windowsworking properly butOnly 4-5 DaysAfter 4-5daysNot working AgainI tried to install windowsPlease Reply for meSorry For Bad English.

Answer:Lenovo Flex 2 14 Space Key Not Working

Dear mijing,
 
Welcome in lenovo community,
 
Please try to
 
1-Turn off the machine >> unplug the charger >> Hold the power button for 20 seconds
 
2-plug in the charger >> hold the power button for 10 seconds
 
3-Turn on the machine normal and check if problem solved or not 
 
Regards,
Joseph

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Hi all. So 2 days ago I was using the laptop for some course work, I then went asleep for maybe 2 hours and when I woke up I was unable to use the touchpad or kyboard. Now I had this issue before but it seemed to fix itself after a day or two. So far I have reset the computer while keeping all my own files, updated, deleted, reinstalled the drivers multiple times, removed the keypad to ensure the ribbon wasn't loose etc etc. I have since been able to get the touchpad to work by messing with the drivers but the keyboard remains the same. I oticed I am able to use it when either the laptop is held at an angle or if the screen if opened up almost flat. I'm guessing this is a driver issue but I can't for the life of me figure out how to resolve this. The laptop is a few years old so no warranty. I've done a lot of reading online about this issue and it seems many people have had the same problem but no posts gave me any real solution. Any help is very much appreciated. I relly don't know what to do now. 

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I've had this computer for a couple months now and recently, my touchscreen has been on and off--sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn't-- and I have no idea why. The touchscreen function just randomly stops working. I've tried searching for solutions, but to none avail. Has anyone else experienced this problem? Does anyone have a solution?

Answer:Lenovo Flex 3 14'' Touchscreen Not Working?

Hi Gvee,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community!
 
We are sorry to hear that touchscreen is not working in your Lenovo Flex 3.
 
Please do confirm which operating system is running on your laptop.
 
Best Regards,
Poojitha.
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I spilled water on my laptop a few days ago. My screen was fine at first, but then (I assume) water got into some part of the hardware. Now the display is barely visible. I think it could be the inverter board that was affected, but I want to know how to fix it/what part(s) I need.In addition, my keyboard doesn't work. The touchscreen keyboard doesn't work either. I can tap on the keys, but nothing shows up. What is affected so that I can't even use the touchscreen keyboard? Any advice would be much appreciated.













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Answer:Lenovo Flex 14-- screen dim, keyboard not working

Welcome to the Lenovo Community !
 
Water spilled into a laptop can cause a variety of problems as well as short  circuits.  It would be difficult to pin point exactly where your problems lie.  I suspect though that laptop isn't thoroughly dried out yet which maybe part of the problem.  I would suggest you open it up and let it continue to dry out, before proceeding further.  For your reference here is a link to your model's Hardware Maintenance Manual.......
 
https://download.lenovo.com/consumer/mobiles_pub/ideapad_flex14flex15_hmm.pdf

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Hello, I have had the laptop for nearly a year, still under warranty and, today, some keys stopped working on the keyboard, more concretly: 5 6 F1 F2 ? '  and CTRL (LEFT) keys (written with the touchscreen). The last time it worked I was using it in class taking some notes and those aforementioned keys were working. Once I finished, packed the laptop into the cover, and into the bag. ten minutes later I took it out in the library and they did not work.No water spilling had occurred (it was dry and the bag was dry too). And also there were no hits to the terminal. They just seemed to stop working, the pressure input feels pretty the same, so they are not stuck by any material underneath. I tried reinstalling the drives (through the hardware management), checked all options in keyboard assesment....tried with safe mode, still do not work.  Could it be some defect and should call for a replacement? Thanks beforehand.

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Dear experts,My keyboard has completely stopped working and cannot activate it with any Fn key... what should I do? how can I fix this please? Greatly appreciate your urgent help!

Answer:Lenovo Flex 2-14 keyboard not working / URGENT HELP PLEASE

Hi,
I do have this symbol on my space bar, but still my keyboard is not working and cannot activate it. Can you please help me with a solution? Thanks.
 
Mod's Edit: Merged this post with existing thread on keyboard issue.
 

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Hi,  I'm having issue with my laptop flex 2-14. my webcam is not working, it says that the camera it used by other program.i already updated the driver, i also uninstall and reinstall the driver. nothing happens. i also tried to turn on the privacy settings for the webcam, still not working!!! i cant use my skype Windows 8 Could you please check what would be the issue?THANKS

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My sound on my Lenovo Flex-2 15 has not been working at all lately, despite the fact that I have downloaded both sound drivers. I have Windows 10, which I installed shortly after getting my laptopn refurbished in September 2015. (It came with 8.1.) Please let me know of any solutions that you have found to work. Thanks,Jeff

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Salam!Sir please help meMy kenovo flex 14 have some problem suddenly and now its shutdown functionality is not working ,,in most of the time ,laptop donot shut down when i try to turn off it...and remain as it is in working condition..then i shutdown it directly through pushing the power button for a while ,,but i am not comfoortable with it,,plz helpthanks!

Answer:My lenovo's flex 14 shutdown function is not working

http://www.tekrevue.com/tip/how-to-scan-fix-hard-drives-with-chkdsk-in-windows-8/

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The touchscreen on my ideapad flex 14 laptop is not working. I've tried uninstalling the driver in device manager and then restarting my computer. I've also checked that all drivers are up to date. I'm on wondows 10 and I think it has worked since the upgrade (though I'm not 100% sure). Any ideas?

Answer:Lenovo Ideapad flex 14 touchscreen not working

Welcome to the Forums Bevvy! 
 
Press Windows+X.
- Select Device Manager.
- Find the Touchscreen driver under Mice and Other Pointing Devices>USB Touchscreen Controller(A111).  You're going to uninstall this and check the box that says "Delete the driver software for this device".  Don't worry, it won't blow up your computer.
- Restart your computer.
- Re-open the Device Manager, and confirm that the Touchscreen is now listed under Human Interface Devices.
 
Let us know how you get on.
Regards,
Shashi
 
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Hi there, I got the problem, that my keyboard and touchpad are not working any more for me. There are some keys, which are still working. These are:- brightness FN keys- light on/off from my screen FN- airplane mode FN key I am using Windows 8. Also i restarted serveral times but no sucsess. My laptop is retty new like 5-6 Month oldplease help me! greetings zunv  PS: I would be very happy if i can write my question in German, to negate communication issues which may happen.Also i am not sure if my question is in the correct Forum. Apologize if its not.

Answer:lenovo flex 15 keyboard and touchpad not working

Hi zunv,
 
you could ask your question in the German forum, select Deutsch in the "support in other languages" menu at the very top of the forum or click the link in my signature.

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Recently I have recived my new laptop, the Lenovo Ideapad flex 10 and I have a few issues with it - and I am considering returning it. 1) Every now and then, my touchscreen freezes and I have to restart my laptop with the mouse to solve the problem. 2) When I go onto a specfic app (such as the camera man or a certain game) my screen flickers black so I have to turn it off with the power button to fix it. It is very aggravating. I appreciate any thoughts on this topic, thanks. 

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Hello i had my flex for few months now and yesterday i turned it on and keyboard lightning didnt work. No restarts or attempts to turn it on helped. Anyone knows how to fix ?













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Answer:Lenovo Flex 2 14 keyboard light not working

Dear Srotak
 
Welcome in lenovo community
 
Please follow the below steps
 
1- Shut down the machine
2- Connect the charger 
3- Hold the power button down for 15 secs
 
Then check the machine after the restart 
 
Let me know
 
Thanks
Alaa





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So, I've tried EVERYTHING but I can't get it to work.
 
I have used my internal microphone to Skype call and Teamspeak, but it randomly shuts off. I have done the Microsoft troubleshooter and it actually said that there's no microphone to check on. 
 
Right now I'm still working with Windows 8, because I don't want to change to Windows 10 untill this is fixed. It should work in Windows 8, so changing to Windows 10 shouldn't make a diffrence in the first place.
 
My microphone has worked, the problem is that it shuts off randomly. I don't know what I can do?
 
With kind regards,
 
Anne-Louise
 
Edit: I remember this happening after setting up speech recognition. I just opened it and my microphone works with speech recognition, but when I want to 'train' my computer to recognize my voice better the microphone stops working.
 
Could speech recognition close down my internal microphone fully, and how do I change speech recognition so it doesn't work (I never use it, was for funzies).
 
Mod Comment: Moved post into proper forum. Edited subject to include model at the beginning of the subject line.













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Answer:Lenovo Flex 2 15 Internal microphone not working

I rarely use voice skype, but I needed to set it up for a class (I'm a teacher) and the microphone didn't work. I get the message that there is NO microphone, yet my Flex 2-15D has 2 built-in ones. I have spent a long time looking for drivers or even any information, but there don't seem to be any, or else I'm looking in the wrong place. Also there is no microphone jack so I cannot use my regular headphones with their microphone.Please help.

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Hi everyone, The touchscreen of my idepad flex 14 stopped to work suddenly. I have upgraded to Windows 10 recently and  didn't have any problem but now the defect came up. I have checked the device manager and the HID compliant touch screen driver is there (Version from 2006) and seems to be ok. I have tried to upgrade the driver but Windows says that is the latest version. Is there a driver from Lenovo for the touchscreen device? I really would appreciate any help. Thanks,Mike   

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My laptop keyboard (Flex 14-Ideapad) not working. When I use wireless keyboard it works in a bizarre way. 
I have tried following :
1) Removed the battery & unplugged laptop. Pressed power button for more than 30 s.
2) Onscreen keyboard working in same bizarre way like wireless keyboard.
3) From Control Panel, selected Ease of Access Centre, than selected Ease of keyboard use & unchecked all check boxes.
4) From login of laptop, selected Ease of access centre & unchecked use of laptop keyboard.
 
All the above things are not working.
Kindly advise.
 
Mod's Edit: System model added to the front of Subject line to improve visibility / clarity.
 

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HI I HAVE  LENOVO FLEX 14 IDEAPAD that is a year old  for a while now a section of the keyboard is not working properly. the 4 5 6 keys and the ones below it need to be puhed hrd for them to work also the m key does not work at all touchscreen seems to work fine would ppreciate some advice thanks

Answer:lenovo flex 14 keyboard not working properly

I think you need a new keyboard maybe.You can test your keys with this software: http://www.passmark.com/products/keytest.htmIf any of the keys do not work, you need to send it in to repair.

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Installed Windows 10 on it, and it didn't fix it, reset to Windows 8, no fix, upgraded to 8.1 and still no fix, all updates and drivers installed, tried the device manager thing, yet still no touchscreen response. It doesn't even show up in device manager. Also, now the display, doesn't cover the whole screen, there are black bars all around the edges. 

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Hello, I have been using this laptop for a while with windows 8.1 running and touch screen used to work till today.  I google it and found that i have a missing driver (HID-compliant touch screen)  Device Manager --> Human Interface Devices -->HID-compliant touch screen Does anyone know how to get the driver? ThanksSpoiler (Highlight to read)     

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Hello, i am using an hdmi to hdmi cable to try to connect to a Benq projector. i use the same cable from my tv box to the projector with no problem but when i use the lenovo flex 5 15 it will not recognize it. I can use an older computer to the benq with the blue PC connector and it works also, am i missing something or is my hdmi not working properly?thanks

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I recently updated to the Windwos 10 Fall Creators update (Build 1709, 16299.125), and as soon as I updated, the graphics driver failed and switched to the Microsoft Basic Display Adapter. I tried updating and rolling back the driver without success. My driver right now is at the latest version (10.18.10.4358). I already tried fixing this issue with Microsoft support but they couldn't find any solutions. Microsoft Support Link: https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_10-hardware/intel-hd-graphics-not-working-... 

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I have a year old Lenovo Ideapad Flex 4-1470 laptop.  The computer works perfectly, however the touch screen does not work all the time.  Some of the keys on the keyboard won't work, some areas of the screen do not register my finger everytime, etc.  I took it to the place of purchase (Office Max) and they ran a diagnostic check that came up perfect... the computer is working like it should.  I have a warranty on the computer for 3 years trough SquareTrade.  I don't use the touch screen really at all (only use it because it's there), but I'm annoyed that it doesn't work correctly because it's only a year old.  Any suggestions on a fix?  I can't find a calibration reset for the touch screen or any kind of up system reboot.  Any help will be appreciated.

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Just bought a new Lenovo Flex 10 from a retail and it works perfectly except that after an hour of use the touchscreen stops working, the computer still works ok, but only with the mousepad. The notebook came with Windows 8.1, and I haven't installed any program on it. I need an urgent response please, since i've been looking for days in the community and other support pages, and still can't get a satisfactory answer and the period to get the a refund are about to expire. Thanks in advance.

Answer:Lenovo Flex 10 touchscreen stops working after 1 hour of use.

hi riglesias,
 
Welcome to the Lenovo Forums.
 
Once the Touchscreen stops responding, can you check the following:
1. Open System Properties and see if the Touch functionality is still there 
  - Link to picture (Touchscreen feature is not detected)
  - Link to picture (Touchscreen feature is detected)
 
If the Touchscreen feature is detected, proceed to Step 2.
 
2. Press the Windows key? +R, type devmgmt.msc and press Enter. On the Device Manager, navigate to the Human Interface Devices section and uninstall anything that says HID-compliant device (this is the driver that controls the touchscreen). When finished, reboot the system and observe.
 
3. If the Touchscreen is still not working, hold the Shift Key and hit the restart button inside Windows and you should be able to see the image below then try to tap on the screen to test and observe. I
 
If the touch capability is still not functioning, I recommend you contact lenovo for service.
 
  - Link to picture
  - Support phone list
 
 
Regards

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the lights just randomly turn on (i tried pressing Fn + space and from the lenovo settings) like one day off and then suddenly they turn on. but then when i turn them off again or flip the computer 360 degress they just remain off (can't turn them on)help please

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On my new Lenovo Flex 2 (AMD A8) i have upgraded to win 10 but i cant get the two-finger-tap to work. It dint work in 8.1 either. I can scroll in browser with two fingers. In the synaptics software the feature is activated but i doesent work. I have read some of the other threads about fixing the problem in win 8.1 but the registry files doesent have the same structure/names on my win 10. What to do?

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I have a lenovo ideapad flex 2 14 running winows 8.1. It has keyboard backlight and is activated by pressing Fn and Spacebar together. But when I try doing that it just presses spacebar normally.

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HELP. My keyboard and touchpad stopped working. Laptop is brand new. I checked Control Panel > Device Manager and system says both of them are working fine. Drivers are also updated.I`m typing with an external keyboard and mouse. Touchscreen and touch-keyboard work both fine. Is there anything I can check in the OS to verify what is going on? Maybe I turned off something. It's a mistery, laptop is brand new.Thanks in advance!!













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Answer:Lenovo Flex 2 14, Keyboard & Touchpad stopped working

Found the solution (customer support gave it to me):Hold the power button for 10-15 seconds and turn the laptop back on. The keyboard and touchpad worked again.

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Nothing different happened between turning off the computer & turning it on to keep working & yet all of a sudden the touchscreen doesn't work?? It's almost as if it was turned off? Is that a setting that can be turned off or does this need to be fixed or something?  So annoying!! 

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Hello any masters out there who can help I would really appreciate it.I am a High School Freshman and upgraded my Flex 3 couple weeks ago and everything seems OK but I lost my touch screen feature and noticed today the camera doesnt work either. Only answer i could get from school tech dept. was to downgrade back to windows 8 but i dont think thats right answer either.  Anyone else experience or fix this??? thanks Dom

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I just tested my camera after my upgrade to Windows 10 and it's not working.  I double checked the settings and it all looks fine. I checked to see if maybe it was just the camera app but, the camera is not working in anything.  All I get is a grey screen with a camera icon with a line through it. I have the newest drivers from the Lenovo support site but, still not working.  Any ideas? Thanks in advance    

Answer:Lenovo Flex 3 1570 internal camera not working after Windows 10 upgrade

Have you found a solution to this problem?  I am having the same issue.

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Hi,I upgraded my lenovo machine from win8.1 to win10 recently. Now brightness(reduce) key and down arrow key alone are not working(before upgrade, all the keys were working). Now all the other keys are working fine, except these 2. I dont think it could be because of dust. When i tried in safe mode only those 2 keys were not working. Please help.  

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respected all,lenovo companion not working properly after upgrade to Windows 10 v 1703 (creator update)its shows errror even after update of system interface foundation driver Modle no: flex 3 1580 type 80R4system interfae foundation driver v 1.0.76.0lenovo companion v 3.72.1.0Windows 10 - 1703  requsted to all please informe me if any has fix for above issue.i had attached screen shot for above reported problem too. thank     

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Hi!  I do have trouble with a Lenovo Flex 2-14 (Model 20404).The Lenovo turns on, shows the Levono Boot screen and finishes with a black screen.  - I am able to enter the Bios (working screen)- I am able to run the internal recovery with a working screen - after recovery and a new boot up - the screens gets black again  How is that possible? I am not able to boot from a usb-stick (with working Linux or Windows installation - tested on other systems) cause I get a black screen (the USB is being recognized).  So... what are the next steps? This seems wierd, since the screen itself seems to work. I found some forum-topics saying it is a GPU-failure. Maybe thats the case?  I would appreciate any support! 

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I am currently using a Lenovo Flex 3 1470 and the keyboard for it stopped working and now I can't type any numbers or activate any function keys. I have spilled tea on my laptop and got it wet in the past so I am now looking to get my keyboard replaced.  I have managed to find some Flex 2 14 inch US keyboards on eBay for less than $20 that look exactly the same as the one on my laptop, but I can't be certain unless someone confirms.  Are the 2 keyboards the same? 

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Hello.  I have reciently bought a Lenovo Y50 and I have noticed that the trackpad speed is very slow.  I have gone into the mouse settings and bumped the pointer speed all the way up and this seams to not affect anything. I tried reinstalling the driver software for the pointer and this speeded it up for about 5 to 10 seconds after it reboots and then procedes to go back to the old speed.  Not sure how else to fix this.  Any help would be appreciated. 

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Deployed a handful of Lenovo Twists for some of our folks that travel a lot and one of the complaints that we get is that the touch screen is too sensitive. I'm doubtful that this can be adjusted in anyway, but thought I'd ask here. 

Answer:Lenovo Twist Screen Sensitivity

Hello,
 
Try opening the Tablet PC Settings applet from within the Control Panel and on the Display tab, select the Calibrate option.  Does running that make any difference in the sensitivity of the screen?
 
Regards,
 
Aryeh Goretsky
 

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I bought a refurbished Lenovo X61 computer and restored it back to factory settings. Now it's not detecting my wireless at all. When I turn on the switch, it only detects bluetooth. Also there's no pressure sensitivity in any of the art programs I'm using but there is a degree of pressure sensitivity in the handwriting bar. I checked the bios and updated it and it's still going through some updates. I can use the internet but only if I connect it directly to the router. Can someone help me figure out what's going on and how to fix this?

Answer:Lenovo X61 has no wireless and no pressure sensitivity! Help!

Hi rollinutena and welcome to the community,
 
If you haven't already done so, install and run TVSU.  It should find and install all your missing drivers.  The ThinkVantage utilities will also be there if you want them.
 
Regards,
Dave

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I'm trying to get Sketchbook Pro and Photoshop CS5 to have pressure sensitivity at the same time on my X220. I realize that once you uninstall the wacom driver, Sketchbook works, but Photoshop doesn't. When you reinstall the wacom driver, Photoshop works (along with my other drawing programs) and Sketchbook doesn't. Does anyone know how to fix this problem and have Sketchbook have pressure sensitivity along with the other programs?













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Answer:Pressure Sensitivity on Lenovo X220?

I'm having a similar issue. Kinda. I got my lenovo yesterday, today I finally got to use it. Installed Phostoshop Cs5 and. . . no pressure sensitivity. I`ve tried several things . . . but to no result. I`m lost.

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Hey guys, I'm having some issues with pressure sensitivity. Does the Lenovo yoga 3 support pressure sensitivity? (I thought it would, being a touchscreen laptop)I am using Adobe Illustrator CC with a stylus - the Adonit Jot Pro. I can't seem to use the pressure sensitivity functions on illustrator. I tried downloading a few Wacom drivers, however they did not make any difference. If the Yoga 3 Pro does actually have pressure sensitivity functions, how do I enable them or which drivers do I download.. basically, how do i fix this??Thanks!











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Answer:Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro - Pressure Sensitivity - Stylus

Good day and welcome to the community.
 
The Yoga 3 Pro has a multipoint capacitive touch screen (vs an active digitizer).
 
If you need Wacom-style functionality (pressure levels, fine-point control, etc) you'll need a suitably equipped machine, such as a number of ThinkPad Yoga models, the ThinkPad Helix, or the ThinkPad Tablet 10.
 
Hope this helps to clarify.
Regards.

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I've been using conservation mode for my new (1 month) lenovo laptop every time I put the AC adapter in it. I thought that this was going to help me endure my battery life, but in the end I've stacked with the fact, that battery's stamina went much more lower. For example, I could use my laptop in a battery economy mode/conservation turned off for 5-6 hours, now it barely lasts 3 hrs with the same settings and the same pattern of usage. Just for record, 21 minute of watching a film costs my battery from 10-20% now, while before it was not an issue at all, I hardly can tell that it drained me more than 5%. Also, right now, while typing this, I've noticed, that behaviour of my percentage bar is also really strange: first it shows 75%, then, after 5 minutes, it showes 73%, without getting through 74%. And as a one big plus to that, my battery status says that my battery is normal, just normal, while before it was great or something like that. I find it strange because it is 1 month old notebook, as I mentioned earlyer. Now I am trying to recalibrate my battery, for the 3d time, hoping it would help me, but I really wish to hear your opinion about that, maybe there is something that I don't know about, something that can help me. P.S. It is 70% now, gezus 

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The microphone is apparently the two holes in the bottom of the display frame.I'm saturating it with my booming voice, as I try to do a demo for customersI have to be near the mic to use the keyboard - so I want to lower the sensitivity of the mic (Linux Centos 6). How can I lower the sensitivity of the Lenovo W510 microphones?

Answer:I'm saturating the microphone on my Lenovo W510 but I can't find how to lessen the sensitivity

Hi RockSockDoc
 
How about trying to reduce the microphone volume? I am unsure about the sound management in Linux.
Have a nice day! 
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Hello Lenovo Community Forum; Question: can someone help me adjust the sensitivity on my touchpad? I have got a ThinkCentre M Series desktop. I just bought a Lenovo Wireless Touchpad (K5923). The left mouse button is too sensitive. In the "Mouse Properties" dialog box there is no way to adjust the sensitivity. Thanks.


























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does anyone know if there's a way to make the touchpad left/right click hard buttons easier to click? my fingers hurt after using the touchpad for an hour













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Answer:Lenovo Yoga Touchpad Left/Right Click Hardware Button Sensitivity

I would suspect that the hard buttons of the touchpad cannot be changed as a mechanical attribute of the hardware. However, I might suggest that the hard buttons of the touchpad may not have to be used very often given the existence of touch alternatives. For example, I'm sure you use the left-click tap gesture often, but also a right-click gesture of simply tapping two fingers anywhere at once may be used instead of having to press the hard button from the bottom-left corner. Additionally, dragging may be accomplished with a double-tap and hold gesture on the touchpad. For instance, to move a window on the desktop, simply double-tap the window title bar but keep a finger down after the second tap. From there objects may be moved/dragged as if a physical button was held. So perhaps with the touch-only drag and right-click gestures you may rely less on use of the hard buttons, and save some strain on your fingers..?

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Dear all,  I can not reach Lenovo App Shop in Lenovo Aura Flex 20.  It tells me System error 105 - network connection, but my WLAN is up and running.  Who can help and whom to contact to get that fixed?

Answer:Can not reach Lenovo App Shop in Lenovo Aura Flex 20

download ccleaner and go in registery and do a scan at least 3 time and each time fix everything and save a backup before in case it break other thing

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Just unboxed my Lenovo Flex 3 and so far I pretty much love it. My only problem is I cannot access the "Lenovo Settings" app on Windows 8.1. It asks if I want to send info back to the devs to help with the app but then it freezes and sends me back to the desktop. Is there a fix for this problem? Also, I am unsure how to change my preferences for my trackpad. I go to Control Panel, but there is no option for "Mouse" like I am used to to adjust my touch preferences. Any help on this too?  Thanks guys,Stephen

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Hey guys, first time here and I just want to inform you that I'm not a genius so please talk like you're talking to a 9years old kid..

So my problem is as the title says.. Well it started when I opened my laptop from sleep mode then it was hanging up and then it suddenly turned blue with sad face.. I didn't read the problem clearly but i remember it saying a problem about "kernel_????_????"..

I tried to hard reset my laptop cause it was taking so much time then it ended up stuck on the logo... Now I'm the one with the blue sad face...



Hope you guys can help me as soon as possible., thanks in advance..

Answer:lenovo flex 15 is stuck on lenovo logo

Right, you mentioned it turned blue with a sad face, that is a Blue Screen of Death (or proper term is Kernel bugcheck) which indicates something has gone wrong.
In order to help we'll need the .dmp files.
Follow these instructions:

http://www.techsupportforum.com/foru...ta-452654.html

Post back the correct files in your next reply, do note that it would be helpful if you uploaded them in another reply and not edit your first post as I won't get a notification via email you've edited the post.
It just helps me get back to you easier.

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Hi guys,  I just got the Lenovo Flex 10 Ideapad today and am very happy with it. I was uninstall some unwanted software and accidently uninstalled Lenovo Fusion software!  Just wondering if there is a link where I can redownload this - or maybe it's not important?   Thank you. 

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Hey guys, first time here and I just want to inform you that I'm not a genius so please talk like you're talking to a 9years old kid..So my problem is as the title says.. Well it started when I opened my laptop from sleep mode then it was hanging up and then it suddenly turned blue with sad face.. I didn't read the problem clearly but i remember it saying a problem about "kernel_????_????"..I tried to hard reset my laptop cause it was taking so much time then it ended up stuck on the logo... Now I'm the one with the blue sad face...http://postimg.org/image/jk81q4bitHope you guys can help me as soon as possible., thanks in advance..
 
Moderator Note; fixed link

Answer:lenovo flex 15 is stuck on lenovo logo

Try to do a recovery and see if it helps. Press on the Novo button to start the Lenovo OneKey Recovery.More information available at Page 26 of the PDFhttp://download.lenovo.com/consumer/mobiles_pub/ideapad_flex14flex14dflex15flex15d_ug_english.pdfHope this helps =)

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I have an HP Envy x360 touch laptop and I bought a HP Active Stylus from HP.com. The pen worked in the screen to draw but the pressure sensitivity has not worked. I have tried changing all the settings in Windows and looked for updated drivers, but nothing changes the pressure sensitivity. Has anyone used the Active Stylus and gotten it to work on an HP Envy x360?

Answer:HP active stylus pressure sensitivity not working on HP Envy...

Hi Brian, HP Envy x360 Touchscreen Notebook has Capacitive screen, that means it responds to electro discharge when we touch the screen bare handed. So the Notebook screen will not repond/bare minimum respond to Pressure Sensitive HP Active Stylus as it works on the principle of Resistive where you have to apply little pressure. So You can check with a Capacitive Stylus as most of the Smart Phones has*.   ****Click the White thumb to say thanks********Please mark Accept As Solution if it solves your problem********I am an HP Employee****




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I Have a tx2000 and upgraded it from witndows vista to windows 7 64bit.In the process I had a few drivers I needed to update/find. My problem is I have Corel Painter Express 4, (The one that came with the computer orignaily), and the pen sensitivity does not work. BUT it works on many other programs I have like, One note and the snipping tool. Any sugestions? 

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Hello there I have my laptop Lenovo flex 3 1570 which one of specifications is 500 GB HDD hard drive. I would like to replace it by 240 GB Crucial M500 SSD hard drive maintaining all stuff from that HDD drive. does anybody know that SSD drive is suitable for my laptop?. If yes, is there a way to do such transfer ? Thanks   

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Question: Lenovo flex 15

Hi All, my laptop was accidently fell down and the right side panel of the screen is broken. To make it precise - the display panel edge right side is broken. Can this be fixed. Also from the day it has fell down when I restart or start the laptop post shut down it takes almost 10 mins to login. Pls someone help me how to fix this.

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Hi, my issue is that my daughter has bought herself a Lenovo Flex 10.1  and she's struggling to find a slimline sleeve that fits well. Need to buy one asap before she heads off to university so any tips on where to look would be much appreciated!

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Question: lenovo flex 2

Is there anyway in Windows 8.1 to enlarge the text over all applicatinos and programs? I checked the MS support and it sais to go to Display and select one of Small, medium or large, but these options were not available.

Answer:lenovo flex 2

hello. pc settings also has under ease of access a selection to make things bigger rocker switch. trial that too. here found link to all display properties dialogue.  you were there. seems like check that box for ALL displays will show what you wish to set. Windows logo key+P. resolution is the whole screen change.  dpi scaling is the whole screen change. or at the lower display properties box is text only (by item, very handy) http://www.eightforums.com/tutorials/28310-dpi-scaling-size-change-displays-windows-8-1-a.html 





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Hi,I have a lenovo flex 2-15(model name 20405) but my motherboard (PN: 5b20g36374) is fried. Is a motherboard PN:5B20G36277 compatible to my system?Thanks

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As soon as I turn on my laptop the fan starts going full speed. The keyboard and touchpad does not work and the Wi-Fi won't turn on. The touch screen works so I can still use the laptop.
 

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Does anyone have a Lenovo Flex 3 14 inch? It's very hard to find reviews, and I am considering purchasing and need to know how the user experience is.

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Hi, I'm interested in this laptop. It is offer with a 1TB hdd for the i5 version. I'm just wondering if it is possible to upgrade to a 256gb SSD myself. Will the warranty be void? I'm getting it from Singapore. Thanks.













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Answer:Lenovo Flex 2 14

Replacing is not that easys as with other laptops / tablett, as there are no service doors on the back. You might need to take off the whole back plate with '1000's of screws ;-)( But there is a related service manual around ).ref. to warranty it might depend on local rules, get them a call to verifiy

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Problem: Press power button, turns on and no display. Press power button to turn off then press to turn on, doesn't turn on but power button light is flashing. Plug in the charger and turn the Flex 10 off and on again, still not on. Tapping the keyboard, touchpad hoping something happens, no. Give it a couple more seconds then it turns on. Lenovo loading sign comes up then goes to blue screen saying "collecting data because there was an error then will restart for you", restarts. "There was an error with loading Windows. Given two options; option 1: Choose a recovery setting or option 2: restart". Both options have been clicked before and nothing has happened. This time tried choosing option 1 again and the screen starts flickering and Flex 10 turns off. Flex 10 has been opened from the back to check if memory, HDD and all else is correctly in place.  Any solutions? Could the battery be the problem?Is it worth replacing it altogether? Thanks,Scott

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Hi guys first post ever making and i am going to ask you guys if there is anyways i can add more ram to my flex  3 model 80ly i bought a 4 gb hoping to make a total of 6gb ram but cant figure out where it is 

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Hi,I just received my Lenovo Flex 20 today and i was very dissapointed to find out that wireless display was not supported. I thought it will be compatible as i checked the Graphics card and processor prior of buying it but unfortunately it doesnt have a compatible wireless card. I really need widi for my job as i want to present everything wirelessly on another compatible WIDI TV . I was wondering whether if i buy The INTEL 7260AC wireless card and upgrade the system if i will be able to use widi. Will the system accept this wireless card? And if yes will i then just be able to install WI-DI software and make it functional? I just wanted to add that i already tried another 2 x card (which i took out from my laptop - A Railink card made in 2010 and from an old HP MINI netbook - A Broadcom card) and they had been accepted by the lenovo flex 20. What are your thoughts then? Will INTEL 7260AC be accepted by Lenovo Flex 20? If yes will this be enough to enable widi after installing appropriate software? Thanks for your kind help!

Answer:LENOVO FLEX 20 WI-DI

Hi BLueArMy, welcome to the forum!
 
     I don't know if you can install a Intel 7260AC wireless card in your Flex, however: if you are running Win 8.1 (update 1) you shouldn't need to upgrade the card. Win 8.1 has the ability to use Miracast, to wirelessly connect to your compatible TV.
 
     I have the Lenovo A520, with a Realtek RTL8188CUS Wireless card, and it connects well with my Belkin SreenCast F7D4501 unit. I bought the Belkin ScreenCast to connect, via WiDi, my Y470 with Win 7. After I received the A520, and updated the  Win 8, to Win 8.1, I noticed that I had the "Connect To Another Wireless Device" in the charm bar Devices display. Just make sure you have the WiDi unit (or the setting in your TV) turned on, and the TV input is selected.
 
     It may take you a little tweaking to get it all set up. IIRC on the first setup, my A520 needed to download some Windows updates during the process. After that, all of the remote display settings are under the Intel HD Graphics manager.
 
     Let us all know how it goes.
 
Cheers
 
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Hi there, I am planning to purchase ideapad laptop.Initially I was interested in Z series, but came to know that there is .77ghz stuck problem. So I have diverted my search to Flex and U series (U430 and U530). I need help to decide which one is the best and should I prefer either of them to Z series. Also please let me know pros and cons of Flex and U series. I'll appreciate your help. Thanks Apoorva p.s. I am not a gamer. So Y series is out of question.













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Answer:Flex vs U series Which should I buy? (Flex 14, Flex 15 / U430, U530)

Hello, No any inputs to my query?I need help to decide what to buy. Please please let me know...

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Help, my new LeNOVO IdeaPad Flex 10 crashed and all recovery attempts failed.I need the original product key to download the original Windows 8.1. from Microsoft.Much thanks for any help!! 













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Answer:LeNOVO IdeaPad Flex 10

Dear Orang
 
welcome in lenovo community 
 
Kindly send us in a private massage your machine serial number . and the error massage you used to get durring the recovery .
 
let us know
 
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Even though I charged my laptop, it won't turn on. I have also held the power button for a long period. I have an internal battery, so I cant take it out. 

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I have a new Lenovo Flex 10 running Windows 8.1 64 bit. I also have a set of Creative Wireless t30 speakers. My lenovo initially connected to the speakers and it was fine but after the first time it won't find them again. I actually tried rebuilding the system as it was new and it wasn't a big problem. Same thing happened - connected first time and then won't connect again. There are updated drivers etc on the lenovo website but I don't want to start randomly installing updates if they are not related or not going to fix the problem. Anyone else having a problem or can suggest a way forward. Thanks.

Answer:Bluetooth on Lenovo Flex 10

hi xh28,
 
Welcome to the Lenovo Forums.
 
I haven't seen this case on the Flex 10 but you may want to consider doing the following:
 
1. If you're trying to pair the Creative Wireless T30 speakers via Charms > PC & Devices (the Flex 10 can see the speakers butg won't connect), try to:
  - press the Windows key? +R, type control printers and press Enter. On the list of paired devices, check if you have the Creative Wireless T30 speakers on the list and remove it.
 
2. Open the Blueooth Settings (notification area > bluetooth tray icon) and ensure that the following settings are checked:
   - allow Bluetooth devices to find this computer
   - allow Bluetooth devices to connect to this computer
   - Link to picture
   - when finished, reset the Creative Wireless T30 speakers to the default settings (see this guide) and pair it using this guide.
   - after pairing the bluetooth speaker & successfuly setting it as the default playback device, try to disconnect it and pair it again (reboot if necessary)
   - Sample image
 
 
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Hi Sir i have problem about Fn key on the Lenovo Flex 14it can't press F1-F12 directly because it must press the Fn+ these key.do you have the way for solve this problem? Best Reagard











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Answer:Lenovo Flex 14 Fn key problem

hi synes55
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community Forums!
 
When you press the Power to turn it on start hitting the Fn+F2 and F2 only simultaneously.
It should get you to a bios settings
   Go to the Configuration tab and look for the "Hotkey Mode" option Toggle that to Disable the hit F10 or Fn+F10 to save and Exit
 
It should switch the use of F keys to legacy
 
Hope this helps
Cheers!
 
 




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Hi everybody! I bought a lenovo flex 2 pro and it is a very good product, but I have a little problem that is very annoying. Even if I am surfing with Google Chrome and I open facebook page, the fan start for few seconds. The temperature is 35*(displayed in lenovo settings app). Is there an option to change fan behaviour? I have updated to last bios.Thanks everybody

Answer:Lenovo Flex 2 Pro Fan Noise

up: I noticed that the "problem" is that when I open facebook page for example, the temperature raise to 50 and the fan starts. Is there an option to control the fan? Unfortunately there isn't in the bios and SpeedFan can't recognize it

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my lenovo flex 2 has not been used for about three months and now will not start even with the power cable attached. Have left it to charge for 1.5 hours and still it will not start. Any ideas?

Answer:why will my lenovo flex 2 not start up?

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Need Some help to try understand what really went wrong. My Girl Friend was using the laptop good, This is just some months old. She left it on over night, the next day it had issues then when we finally got it to power on it would not start properly. It goes in to bios to ask to select the hard drive to start. All it does it come back to that same screen even if you try to boot from a USB drive it would come back to the screen to select boot option. Has any face such similar problem and wish to guide me to help rectify please. Or anyone with advice for such issue, will appreciate your tips.

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The display on my Lenovo flex 4 isn't working. It boots up fine. When I add a second screen though HDMI, the display appears on the second screen but not the flex screen. I've checked the screen share settings and it's on the duplicate screen setting. Also the brightness is turned up. The really strange thing (to me) is that the touch screen even works perfectly fine. When I touch it I see the response on the second screen.I've tried restarting, holding down the power button for 20 secs, and updating some drivers.I can make do with the second screen for now but any help would be greatly appreciated!! Don't have money for a repair at the time.

Answer:Lenovo Flex 4 - No display

After reading some things and further inspection, the screen actually does work. There is just no backlight!! Holding up a flashlight at a very particular angle allowed me to see my screen.  Is there anyway to fix the backlight?

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Hi guys, I have a Lenovo Flex 2-15, model name 20405,i3-4030U @ 1.9 GHz 6GB Ram etc. and was wondering if there's a M.2 NGFF on the motherboard of this laptop cause I want to use an SSD as a boot drive and my HDD as a mass storage. I don't really want to replace the HDD with a SSD though. I'm trying to buy this SDD. Can anyone give me any insight? I've been getting mixed information in some posts saying that some have m2 ports and some do not. I haven't opened my laptop yet. Thanks !

Answer:Lenovo Flex 2-15 m.2 ssd slot?

Bump anyone?

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Bought my Flex 4 several months ago and every so often IO get a little pop-up at bottom right of screen saying something like "Lenovo Credential Needed."Just what is this and what do I have to do? I don't want to click on it and then find out I did something I should not have done or have signed-up for something I didn't want, etc.Can someone enlighten me?

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I just got a Lenovo Flex 14'' with 4gb ram and I need to know if I have a ram slot available to add 4 gb more.thnaks.

Answer:How many ram slots are in the Lenovo Flex 14''

Dear Kevinhazan89
 
Welcome to Lenovo forums
 
below are the links for the Lenovo solution center you can download it and install it and then it will give you the no. Of available slots that you have and the Max ram of your machine and a lot of other info about your machine
 
http://support.lenovo.com/en_AE/downloads/detail.page?&LegacyDocID=MIGR-73783
http://support.lenovo.com/en_AE/downloads/detail.page?&LegacyDocID=MIGR-73784
 
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The other day my lenovo flex 2.14 (running on windows 10) went into what I can only assume was sleep mode: the power light was flashing (which the usermanuel says indicates sleep mode). I read somewhere that taking the battery out and holding the power button for 30 seconds would help (something to do with draining charge or something). I couldn't get access ot the battery as I didn't  have any screws so I took the charger out and tried the same thing, put the charge back in and hey presto it seemed to work. - Then the same thing happened again a few days later, but the same solution didn't seem to work. This time I managed to take the back off - but then didn't know where the battery was. I carried on pressing the power button and disconnected any wires that I could see (turns out these were the ones to the wireless card) and reconnected them. At some point the sleep button turned off and wouldn't turn on again, at this point I put the charger back in and the computer started working again. - Then , a few days later, the same thing happened AGAIN, this time I worked out where the battery, but couldn't work out how to disconnect it. While I was fiddling with it trying work out how to do so (I should point out that I never managed to disconnect it) the sleep light turned off and wouldn't turn on again. I plugged the charger in, still nothing would turn on or off, I screwed the battery back in place and HEY it turned on. - I had to travel to London the ... Read more

Answer:Lenovo Flex 2.14 not turning on

I come into an identical situationLast weekend after hibernate the flex2.14 it wouldn't boot any more.I thought I didn't hibernate but suspended and reconnected the charger. The battery light came up and I could boot.Yesterday I hibernated the computer and couldn't boot any more, reconnectiong the cgarger no light came up.At this moment the laptop is dead, nothing happens any more.What should we do no?Battery is inside and not disconnectable, still under warenty. TIA

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hello I bought this laptop at christmas and I start loosing the rubber when you close your laptop screen.http://postimg.org/image/iutvlhtz1/I have trouble finding on the website how to get replacement . thanks 

Answer:lenovo flex 2 15 rubber

Dear Imanu
 
Welcome in lenovo commuinty
 
Kindly refer your machine to the place of purchase 
 
Thanks
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