I have tried to pay on websites with stored credit cards. However, my Lenovo always requires me to scan a new card, over and over again. Is there a way to keep them stored once I scan? Thanks.
Firmware update problem. *Again*.
Having read stories about recent firmware updates that had problems, I was hesistant to install an Intel ME update (via fwupdmgr). But I did it anyway. More fool me. Now I get some asinine warning upon boot complaining about my adaptor, saying it’s wattage is too low. It’s a Lenovo adaptor. It is the lower of two wattages sold for my model (an X1CG6).
Seriously, Lenovo. Please try harder not to mess up constantly.
I saw the message on the second or third post-flash reboot. I hope to goodness I won’t keep seeing it. It did allow the computer to boot – after I pressed a key.
Update details, as reported by fwupdmgr (you know, the Linux firmware update tool that Lenovo support has no idea exists . .):
UEFI Device Firmware has firmware updates: GUID: 9c9d9769-32fa-4841-b550-ea998e754e99 ID: com.lenovo.ThinkPadN23RN.firmware Update Version: 184.65.3590 Update Name: ThinkPad X1 Carbon 6th Consumer ME Update Update Summary: Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 6th Consumer ME Firmware Update Remote ID: lvfs Update Checksum: SHA1(81cc219e925795031925d11ae59465e1bf9c7b76) Update Location: https://fwupd.org/downloads/fca3ec391affbb10b9e095a77af3caeeff4557f0-Lenovo-ThinkPad-X1Carbon6th-ConsumerMEFirmware-18.104.22.16890.cab Update Description: • 8 Quarterly Security Release Version 22.214.171.12490 (LVFS: 184.65.3590) Problem Fixes • Intel CSME PSIRT-TA-201901-002 Q1 2019 QSR: • Mitigated the following security vulnerabilities: CVE-2019-0086, CVE-2019-0090, CVE-2019-0092,CVE-2019-0093, CVE-2019-0094, CVE-2019-0096, CVE-2019-0097, CVE-2019-0098, CVE-2019-0153, CVE-2019-0170.
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I have a Lenovo Ideapad 720s almost new and I formated and updated it a few weeks ago. The issue is that after this, the fans sound almost all the time, for example I open chorme and they start to sound and after a while the fans shut up, before I formated and updated windows and the pc, the fans didn’t sound at all, only a little when I was rendering video edits, but now opening chrome or word and the fans start to sound like crazy
Lenovo Ideapad 700-17ISK shuts down when playing Overwatch/DotA
I got Lenovo Ideapad 700-17ISK about two years ago, and recently it started to shut down anywhere after 2-20min while in any more high demanding game like Overwatch/HotS/DotA where previously it didn’t. Just without any warning the laptop goes black and sometimes it won’t turn on right away, but rather after waiting for some time. I think it only happens when it is charging and not when I am in game with using battery only. I tried running Vantage to check for hardware malfunctions and the results were clear with final result code: W3UHRCSC93MJ-L5AHH8. What could be the reason for this problem?
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My camera is not working on my Yoga laptop. I am 99.99% sure that it is my F8 button not working properly. The F8 button is (now was) a shortcut to disable the camera, but it no longer works. All my other function keys work, and I have tried both pressing F8 with and without pressing Fn button to no avail. I have checked drivers for updates and to ensure that it is enabled. Does anyone know how to fix this? I have attached a screenshot of what I see below.