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Jolnir - No WiFi on IdeaPad 5 Pro

I have a 2021 Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 5 Pro 16ACH6 with the Realtek RTL8852AE 802.11ax network adapter. I installed elementaryOS Jolnir on my laptop only to realize that I have no wireless network ...
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Wifi randomly disconnects

I have problem with wifi on my laptop which runs on elementary OS 6.1 Jólnir. After installation my wifi works fine, I didn't had to install any drivers. I can connect to wifi and use it. But after ...
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Unable to turn on Wifi adaptor after updating to Odin

I installed the new elementary OS on my Lenovo laptop. Network settings only shows wired network.
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No WIFI on Initial Installation - VERY Novice User

The short, technical version: upon initial installation of Elementary 5.1.7 onto a Lenovo Flex 5 AMD Ryzen 4700U I am unable to connect to wifi. The Network settings read “Wireless Is Disabled” ...
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Lenovo touchpad does not work

I have come to Elementary OS after a lot of tests and finally, I have it! 'cause it's Fast & Simple. But the main problem for me is the touchpad I do not know what the problem is, just my touchpad ...
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Brightness adjustment broken - Lenovo Yoga 6 13ARE05

Installed 5.1.7 Hera on my laptop (Lenovo Yoga 6 13ARE05); everything except brightness control seems to be working great. Brightness keyboard controls and System Settings -> Power -> Display ...
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elementary OS hangs a lot

Issue Lately, my elementary OS has started hanging a lot. Like a few times a week. At times, these hangs make the icons or buttons, etc. on the screen change into white rectangles. Then, I have to ...
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I can't install it

I downloaded it to a USB and used Rufus to make it an ISO. I put it in another computer and when I choose install, there are no options to download the OS, then it crashes and opens the tryal version.
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Wifi driver Lenovo T420s - Where to find find driver?

WiFi card is no go with Elementary OS. Works fine with Ubuntu so know card is ok.
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Lenovo T420S WiFi where to find driver?

Works fine with the latest Ubuntu. I found this on another search: The Broadcom wifi chipset requires a proprietary driver to work. Run these commands to install and enable it. sudo apt-get install ...
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Thinkpad L590 overheating problem!

I've used other Linux distros on my Thinkpad but non had this overheating problem when I using it. I've W10 on my machine too, but it's always cool. I've just installed tlp, and even tp_smapi (even it ...
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Lenovo IdeaPad-5-15IIL05 there is no sound, the touchpad does not work, the brightness adjustment does not work through FN

I bought Lenovo IdeaPad-5-15IIL05, installed elementary OS 5.1.5 Hera: No sound (no sound output device). The touchpad does not work. The brightness adjustment through FN does not work. alsamixer ...
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New Update of elementary OS 5.1 Hera breaks Wifi Card

My laptop is Lenovo Ideapad C340 and i have installed elementary OS 5.1 Hera. The Wifi works out of the box. However when i updated the suggested updates from the AppCenter two days back wifi card ...
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Touchpad not working upon re-login - X1 Carbon

Following one of the latest updates (I had a few pending, so not sure which one), my touchpad is acting a bit weird. On boot and first login, everything works fine. When the screen locks and I log in ...
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WiFi issue on Elementary OS Lenovo

I have been heard that Lenovo devices commonly face the WiFi issue in Ubuntu. Is the same problems are there in Elementry OS? Thank you. I have tried the way in GitHub but it is not working well. ...
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Volume rocker doesn't change volume when using speakers - Lenovo X1 Carbon 7th Gen

I installed elementary OS 5.1 Hera on my Lenovo X1 Carbon 7th Gen, but the volume rocker doesn't work when playing audio on the speakers. I can put it on maximum or minimum but there is no change in ...
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Setting up primary monitor on FHD modified Lenovo x230 on elementary OS Hera

I have FHD modified Lenovo x230. (Details about the mod here https://forum.thinkpads.com/viewtopic.php?f=43&t=122640) Mod creates an actual FHD display connected to DP-3 but also a fantom, "dummy ...
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Elementary OS on Lenovo Ideapad S10-2

I own a Lenovo Ideapad S10-2 which runs slow on Windows XP. Tried to install Linux some three years ago, but there were issues with the WiFi driver. Would you recommend installing Elementary OS on ...
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Elementary OS pre-install question from perennial Linux newbie: partition scheme

I've been toying with Unix & Linux since Mandrake, but always gave up. Now committed to using something other than Windows as a daily driver. Like what I see with EOS Live these past few days ...
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Is elementary OS Lenovo B41-30 compatible or not?

I'm new to Linux and I want to try the elementary OS as a replacement for my current OS but I'm not sure if my laptop meets the minimum requirements for elementary OS to run properly. Would be awesome ...
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How to run command on desktop unlock

I have problems with a touchpad on Lenovo X1 Gen 5th. Each time I unlock my screen session the touchpad is not functioning 100%, namely finger gestures for scrolling are messed up. I have to run the ...
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Night Light Is Not Working

I have installed elementary OS release-juno one week ago and i tried to enable night light but its not working, even in manual or sunset ~ sunrise time. how can i fix it ? did anyone else get this ...
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Juno boot loop AFTER logo

I have installed Juno on a thinkpad t480 (no dual boot, i7, 8th gen) and it worked flawessly until i pulled the usb-c (with 2 ext monitors, ethernet) out. The screen went black and booting takes me ...
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My Lenovo laptop doesn't support elementary OS

I downloaded the elementary OS distribution and tried to install that on VirtualBox, Wi-Fi doesn't work, I read the information on previous questions, but the problem hasn't solved yet. So I should to ...
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It takes up to 10-20sec to wake up from suspend, and high fan speed when plugged to AC, Why?

have a Lenovo Ideapad 310, Intel i7 7th gen, 8GB DDR4 RAM and HDD instead of SSD. Boot time is acceptable, but when I open the lid to wake up the laptop from suspend, elementary takes 10 to 20 seconds ...
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Compatibility with Lenovo

I am wanting to run this OS on a Lenovo flex 3. Ubuntu 17.10.1 contains a fix to an issue in the Linux 4.13 kernel that corrupts the bios on these machines. Is this issue an issue in this distro?
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Problem with the Network App on Elementary OS

I posted this question in reddit a couple of days ago but I got no answer so far. So, with the permission of this community, I'd like to post here the same question. Do any of you have had any issue ...
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Is there a way to turn off the mouse pad while typing on laptop? (Solved)

I know KDE has a widget for that, but I don't seem to find it in Elementary OS. Any help?
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Wireless Connection disabled in elementary OS on Lenovo t430s. Help?

Totally new to elementary OS and Linux, but I have been working hard to try to understand more about this wonderful world of Linux. I will cut it short - my wifi was not working on Windows 10, ...
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Lenovo ideapad FLEX 4-1130 Install

My Lenovo ideapad FLEX 4-1130 does not progress past the GRUB2 screen using either UEFI or BIOS modes. In either instance selecting any of the boot options (live, install, oem install, checkdisk) ...
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Has anyone installed elementary OS on the Lenovo Yoga 910 yet?

I'm curious if there are any known issues? And how does it handle flipping into tablet mode, etc?
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Can my Thinkpad w550s run elementary os with no problem?

I have a lenovo thinkpad w550s with the following specs: -Intel core i7 5500U -8gb ram -256 ssd -nvidia QuadroK620m - full hd screen And I wanted to uninstall the windows and install the elementary 0....
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SynPS/2 Synaptic Touchpad gone crazy

I recently installed elementaryOS on Lenovo B50-45 laptop, the arrow of the SynPS/2 Synaptic touchpad moves on its own and the touchpad seems to be used by two people at once. No it's not a ghost 😂. ...
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Loki 0.4.0 touchscreen support

How do I enable touchscreen support on my Lenovo Yoga 3? The screen rotation works perfectly, but touch/scrolling/multitouch do not.
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Can I install elementary on a Lenovo Tab 2 A10-70?

I would like to know if I can install elementary on my tablet.
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elementary OS on a Lenovo M73 Tiny

The Lenovo ThinkCentre M73 Tiny has a 2.6GHz Pentium Dual Core (G3220T), Intel HD Graphics, 8 GB ram, 3 MB cache, Intel H81 Express Chipset, HD Audio Realtexk ALC283, Intel Centrino Wireless N 2230 + ...
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Resolution problem on Lenovo y50-70 with 4K display

I have lenovo y50-70 with 4K display. How can I configure OS to have full resolution with optimized scaling? And how can I change the size of fonts in TUI and in GRUB menu? It's so tiny I barely can ...
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Is this a safe solution to Screen Tearing on Freya with Intel i3 Integrated Graphics?

I am currently using elementary OS Freya with my Lenovo G510. It has a 4th generation Intel Core i3, with Intel HD graphics. I was searching for some answers regarding the screen tearing I am ...
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System not returning from suspend mode [closed]

I have a Lenovo E540 with elementary OS, and when I close the lid or put it to suspension it does return. The only solution is to shutdown. I saw this post, but the laptop does not have an Nvidia ...
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Keyboard backlight is not working on Lenovo U330

I have a new laptop, Lenovo U330. I installed elementary freya 0.3.1. But the backlight does not work in my keyboard. That was working fine in Windows 8.1 before I install elementary. Is there any way ...