Ubuntu Lenovo G470 graphics driver

I just bought a lenovo computer and installed ubuntu on it. However, the resolution is not showing properly and the ubuntu effects are the simplest ones (Do i need a graphics driver?). Here's the lspci:alan@alan-laptop:~$ lspci00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Device 0104 (rev 09)00:02.0 VGA co ...

Ubuntu Mi laptop se bloque al reproducir programas de audio o video

hola, tengo un lenovo g470 core i3 segunda generación, lo compre freedos con el animo de trabajar solo en ubuntu 10.10. Soy nuevo y no conozco mucho de este universo, pero me ha gustado, pero he tenido problemas con reproducir video o escuchar canciones desde el programa que trae el SO, cuando pong ...

Ubuntu 11.10 64 bit no inicia

Buenas,corri el Live CD en un USB todo ok, mucho mejor de lo que me esperaba (Notebook Lenovo G470, funciona todo excepto algunas funciones). Lo instalo y al momento de iniciar me queda la pantalla violeta y no me muestra nada lo deje como unos 15 minutos y no pasó nada.Alguien tiene una idea de qu ...

Ubuntu enable/disable touchpad hotkey brokes, maybe a recent updates

Hi, i use ubuntu 11.10. the touchpad enable/disable shortcut was working until some days ago. Today, not working more, maybe a recent update broken.I have a Lenovo G470 notebook and a 64 bits system The hotkey here is FN+F6. In xev, no event send when i press Fn+F6, others hotkeys works.In windows, ...

wifi connection bad in ubuntu, good in windows

I have dual boot (ubuntu 11.10 and windows 7) on a new Lenovo G470. wifi connection works just fine in windows. But in ubuntu it behaves strangely - connection is established but opening of sites takes terribly long. But if I reconnect - the sites open easily for some 2-3 minutes and then it slows d ...

Ubuntu Can Natty boot from UEFI bios? grub error

A friend is having trouble booting Natty from the live CD in order to install ubuntu. Grub is giving an error message "Error: prefix not set". or something like that when he tries to boot from the CD.My friend is speculating that it can't boot because it's an uefi drive. he got a lenovo th ...

Ubuntu Lenovo x121e i3 Linux Hardware Compatability

This thread's aim is to provide a single up to date source for hardware compatibility for the Lenovo x121e (in particular the i3 variant) laptop. There are a number of detailed threads (http://forums.overclockers.co.uk/showthread.php?t=18295203) around that already cover the generals about the hardw ...

Ubuntu lenovo notebook

has anyone tried to run ubuntu on a lenovo laptop with success?mine has a broadcom wireless card that i can't get to work.ubuntu 9.10 ...

Ubuntu 11.04 UEFI problems

I had this thread (http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1719851&page=5) on Natty Narwhal Testing and Discussion forums. Starting from page 5 I had problems with UEFI booting, you can read all of the thread from there. But the forum was closed one hour ago leaving no one to answer the latest ...

Cannot fin the pipe key on a lenovo Laptop

I'm new to Linux and I'm still trying to make my linux work on an external drive. I think I have found how, but I need to use the pipe symbol in a command line and I don't have it on my keyboard.I've tried different settings for my keyboard and different language, but nothing seems to do; I try all ...

Enabling WIFI driver in lenovo G550(SQUEEZE)

I have a Lenovo G550 laptop with the following configration:1.Intel pentium dual Core processor T440 2.4GHz2.3GB RAM3.Broadcom 802.11g adapter for wifiI tried to configure my wifi after installation with the guidelines of debian wiki..i successfully installed wireless-toolsfirmware-b43-lpphy-install ...

Installed Ubuntu 10.10 on Lenovo Thinkpad Edge Intel, Can't solve WIFI problem!

First, thank you in advance to anyone for taking the time to help!Level of User: I am an absolute beginner on Ubuntu. I can paste code into the terminal but beyond hitting enter, I don't really know what I'm looking for. Computer: Lenovo Thinkpad Edge 14 inch, Intel. Wireless: In Lenovo is a Realtek ...

How to Install Ubuntu 10.10 on Lenovo X61 Tablet

I currently own a Lenovo X61 Tablet laptop with the following specs:-Microsoft Windows XP Tablet Edition 2005, Service Pack 3-Intel Core 2 Duo @ 1.60 GHz-1.96 GB RAM-Display adapter: Mobile Intel (R) 965 Express Chipset FamilyI am interested in installing Ubuntu and running both Windows XP and Ubunt ...

Ubuntu Lenovo ThinkPad 500 GB External hard drive - 5400 rpm - Turns off

i boughtLenovo ThinkPad 500 GB External hard drive - 5400 rpmand i use it on:You are using Ubuntu 11.04 - the Natty Narwhal - released in April 2011 and supported until October 2012Everything works fine for a few minutes after i unlock the hard drive but then it goes back to lock mode.I wonder if an ...

Lenovo Thinkpad w/ i3 380M + Ubuntu 10.4 (complete linux noob)

Ok, well having called Lenovo for the factory restore recovery disk and been told it will be 5 days I may aswell tell you what has been going on.I received my L412 on 03/feb/2011 with the Win7 Pro 64bit OS + Thinkvantage and all the other funky lenovo shiz thats standard on Thinkpads.First thing I d ...

Ubuntu lenovo g560 aju

I'm stuck having to buy a new laptop, as stated in another thread my old Toshiba really died this time.Everyone has there favorites and I do not want to be totally in the dark when shopping.The subject line says it all. There seems to be a great deal on the Lenovo g560 AJU. This is the very basic mo ...

Ubuntu How can I back up/clone a "recovery partition"? (Lenovo Y500 OneKey Recovery)

I want to set up a dual-boot Vista/Ubuntu on a Lenovo Y500 for someone.After problems with gparted not starting from USB-key and Live-CD (solved by upgrading the gparted package (https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/gparted/+bug/617885)), I am finally at the partitioning step.However, it seems ...

Lenovo Z460

Bought a new laptop today... A Lenovo Z460 4GB Ram 500GB hard drive i-5 Core processor...Came with Windows 7 so I am in the process of downloading Linux Mint so as to be able to install it and start having fun... The live CD refuses to boot and I don´t know why... I shall be googling what to do.... ...

Ubuntu Lenovo IdeaPad B550G T6570

EVERY ONE , IT IS AN HONOUR TO BE HERE AMONG U.im very new newbi in unbutu but i like it so and wish to know more abt iti am about to buy a new laptop "Lenovo IdeaPad B550G T6570"i would lime to know if any troubles especially with lan card or graphic one are expected??can ubuntu handle th ...

Ubuntu Is this a good/compatible Lenovo desktop?

Can you tell me if this Lenovo desktop is a good computer? I don't know much about hardware but it has a AMD X4 which isn't the AMD Phenon X4 ( I don't know what the difference is). Comes with a graphics card and wifi. I want to run Windows and Ubuntu. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item ...

IBM System Director + Lenovo Servers/Desktops/Laptops

I was told that adding Lenovo Servers/Laptop/Desktop would take one of the 20 "Non-IBM" licenses on my IBM System Director. I have a hard time understanding this to be honest and I am seeking a confirmation from anyone willing to provide me with it.I tought that IBM and Lenovo had a tight partnershi ...

Ubuntu ideapad lenovo s10 3t

I am planing to buy this netbook lenovo ideapad s10-3t. It has a touch screen monitor and comes with win7 installed. It does not have a free dos version. Before buying it I wanted to know whether, I can remove win 7 from it and install ubuntu and if ubuntu would support its touch screen behaviour . ...

Ubuntu Lenovo x100e Not waking up from suspend/hibernate

I installed Lucid Lynx 10.04 from disc on my Lenovo X100e and everything works perfectly except for the suspend/hibernate function. Any time I close my lid or am away from my computer it goes into suspend or hibernate mode but then I can't get it to wake up from it. I have to turn off my computer (b ...

Ubuntu Lenovo Wireless

I just installed Ubuntu 10.04 LTS on my Lenovo Ideapad Z460 (No previous OS installed). I got very confused with my wireless settings. Somehow I cant connect to wireless networks since I cant even detect them. Do i have to install some driver for this?Ps. this is my first time using linux so i'm not ...

Ubuntu How do I adjust brightness on Lenovo S10-3 ideapad?

Hi! I'm very new to ubuntu (installed it last week) and have a dual boot of lucid alongside windows 7 starer on my lenovo S10-3 netbook.I'm trying to look for a way to adjust brightness but I can't. I've tried the following:1. pressing function key arrow up or down. in windows 7 I have a scroll bar ...

Somone must Know What Lenovo cant tell

lo to all the people, Guys and Girls who visit this Community and what to help not like the companies who just want to take you money with 0 answers. So this is my problem,I bought a Lenovo 3000 C100 Like a year ago warranty is out. Had a problem with Norton Antivirus could you believe corrupted my ...

suse 10, on HP Dx2700, and Lenovo M55e desktop PC

Dea ExpertsI have installed suse ent 10, on HP Compaq DX2700, and on Lenovo ThinkCentre M55e desktops pc.suse ent. 10, failed to installed the NIC on both machines.Plz help me what should I do, to install the drivers on sled 10I am attaching the "hwinfo" and "dmidecode" output fi ...

Lenovo can't access web

I have a new Lenovo A60, 9631 (well not new, but it came out of the box) that is running XP. I started it up and everything worked fine. Then I stupidly monkeyed about with the startup, and now everything works fine, but I can't access the internet. I tried a system restore, but that didn't work, I ...

Lenovo 3000 notebook G 400 family.

Sir, I bought a new Lenovo 3000 notebook G 400 family.Not knowing about pre partition C: and pre loaded DOS, I put my winxp pro sp2 cd in DVD drive and changed the boot up priority in bios and restarted the notebook. Windows started installing. With xp I repartitioned after formatting the H.D.D. and ...

SUSE dvd on LENOVO IDEAPAD S10e USB installation Recovery

I have an installation from USB/DVD issue, I would really appreciate some guidance on this!Setup:1. Desktop running WinXP2. Lenovo S10e netbook running Win7RC1 (just expired.) no DVD drive.3. 1 DVD by Novell and Lenovo with "SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10(For recovery select Restore System fr ...

Lenovo G560: Internal microphone stopped working

I've got a handy new Lenovo G560 running with OpenSUSE 11.3 64-bit. After a normal out-of-the-box installation the laptop speakers failed to mute when I plugged in headphones and I was only able to regulate the sound for both the speakers and the headphones simultaneously. Then I installed a whole l ...

Lenovo G555-1 Problems with Ubuntu 9.10

Always after a few hours spending on Lenovo the screen of laptop become white with vertical black lines. Mostly when I am trying to maximize the window of some applications or of the explorer.The line in and out of the sound card doesn't works properly. The speakers and the headphones play together ...

Cannot get Linksys wireless settings to work on Lenovo T60

I have been on the phone with Linksys for hours and spent many more trying to fix situation. Would greatly appreciate any help from community. I have a Linksys WRTG2 v1 router that has been fine for just about anything I've thrown at it. Including a T60 laptop up until a few weeks ago. Perhaps unrel ...

Ubuntu karmic, problems with lenovo - mouse pad, epiphany and OOo

Just did a clean install of Karmic on my Lenovo SL500 Thinkpad.I was using Jaunty until now...SO, I cannot get the mouse touch pad turned off.I use a couple of site I have to log into often and long in up to 40 times/site a day. I use EPiphany and cnanot get the remember password option in Edit/Pref ...

Ubuntu volum buttons on lenovo sl500 think pad no workie

I am running Jaunty and XP on a lenovo sl500 thinkpad.there are volume and mute buttons on the computer. they are not working.In XP they work. in Jaunty, the do not.Any ideas? ...

Installing on UEFI on non-mac machine

Hi! And actually, I am not using Mac or iMac, but I'd like to test UEFI. The question is following:1. How can I install UEFI or similar firmwares? (Or how can I access either RAM or ROM that stores my BIOS?)(i know what i will have consequences.)2. Is GParted supports GPT when creating and shrinking ...

Ubuntu Intergrated Camera for Lenovo T61

Brand new to Linux--Ubuntu 9.10 is my first distribution, and not very tech savvy by Linux standards. This has all been a bit intimidating, but I'm loving the speed and the stability!I've managed to get just about everything to work except for the Integrated Camera that comes with my Lenovo T61. I'v ...

Lenovo T61 and Fedora 7 Complete How Tos

For those looking to get Fedora 7 up and running with everything working on a lenovo T61 (wireless, compiz fusion, sound) check out these two great how tos that will completely set you up.FedoraForum.org - Fedora x86_64 on a Lenovo T61thinkpad:start [Volker's Wiki]The second is a little older but it ...

help in lenovo s10-2 one key recovery!!

hi. my brother bought me lenovo s10-2 last year.My netbook is featured with the software one key recovery(OKR). Then, over the summer the service partition, being used by the OKR, which was supposedly hidden, suddendly became visible. Then, I cannot use my OKR anymore. I used the supposedly hidden p ...

Lenovo powers off at vista loading screen

I have a Lenovo N200 laptop and have re installed Vista Home Premium recently. It now intermittently Powers off on the Vista loading screen when you turn the machine on. It also intermittently powers off when resuming from sleep mode. It does not restart, it just powers off. If it successfully loads ...

Lenovo powers off on vista loading screen

I have a Lenovo N200 laptop and have re installed Vista Home Premium recently. It now intermittently Powers off on the Vista loading screen when you turn the machine on. It also intermittently powers off when resuming from sleep mode. It does not restart, it just powers off. If it successfully loads ...

EFI or UEFI

Guys, how would I know if my laptop has an EFI or UEFI system and how can i update it.By the way, my laptop is a compaq cq60-615dx and it has an Insyde bios. ...

Lenovo 3000 N200 laptop

I have a lenovo 3000 n200 laptop. It does charge the battery 4% in whole the night. when i opened it i found a burnt IC in it. for more detial plz see this image.http://www.freeuploadimages.org/imag...w92pkl6ph0.gif ...

Lenovo S10e, Ubuntu Remix 9.10, Broadcom, Wifi and D-Link

I'm pretty new to this Ubuntu stuff. That means I have been using it for a while, but whenever I've had any problems I just asked my brother who solved them for me.Anyway, I have to start trying to figure out stuff for myself so I tought I'd try using this forum to improve my Ubuntu skills.My proble ...

Win 7 on Lenovo Z60m

I just installed Win 7 pro 32bit on a Lenovo Z60m laptop. It went fine, except that there is no sound after the install. The speakers show as "unplugged". I did some "searching" and found this same problem in some older posts in various forums. Some people reportedly solved the p ...

Ubuntu Lenovo 3000 N100 wont boot from any linux disk?

I have a Lenovo 3000 N100 Laptop that will not book from any linux disc. it will boot off windows xp and vista discs but not linux. anyone know how to fix this???Tried both 9.04 and 9.10 ubuntuBoot Seq. is set to disc ...

FEDORA 9 & ubuntu 8.04 both fail on Lenovo

I am new to the linux world (heard of the word 'Linux' one month back only).. so plz be patient and sympathetic to me..I am bored of using the MS Windows thats why i chose to install Linux on my Lenovo Laptop 3000 C200 (Intel CPU, Centrino, T1350 @1.86 GHz 781 MHz, 1.99 GB RAM, 160 GB SATA Hard disk ...

Ubuntu Lenovo Keyboard problem

HiI've Lenovo 3000 Y500 laptop. Whenever i log on to ubuntu for the first time, my touchpad and keyboard do not work but when i restart my laptop or i log on to windows first and then try logging on to ubuntu, then keyboard and touchpad work fine. Can anybody tell me how to sort out this problem?Tha ...

Desk top extension (dual screen) overlapping (Fedora10, lenovo T60)

I have installed Fedora 10 on Lenovo T60 (and I have a 17 inc monitor connected).My dual screen is overlapping, Part of monitors desktop appears on laptop screen.Configuring with KDE or Gnome GUI did not work at all. I got the dual screen working via manual configure of xorg.confCan some one please ...

Lenovo inbuilt Camera

I have a lenovo 7757 model which has an inbuilt camera. I have FC9 working on it. However I cannot use the camera. How do I enable it? If someone could point me to a driver if it needs to be installed. ...