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Lenovo ThinkPad E540: AHCI Driver Update Causes Lockups

Karl_HungusApril 12th, 2015, 12:59 PMAPPLE MacBook 2010 7.1 White Ubuntu 14.04 big problems with Nvidia drivers when installed in EFI mode (system boots to blank screen) install in legacy/bios mode and Rollback didn't work, had freezes there too. u/skddanny advises to disable AppXsvc in regedit in safe mode, find HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services\AppXSvc, set the value for Start as 4 and restart to normal mode. We might be up to something. http://img4skype.com/lenovo-thinkpad/lenovo-thinkpad-t440s-wlan-driver-update.html

I like Ubuntu Mate, it has a much more familiar UI for windows users. OK * Classic (Metacity) ... Pros: Cheap, everything works out-of-box, without needing to manually fix anything. Final update and Solved flair will come when the problem is fixed by MS. https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-11e-Windows-13-E-and/E540-AHCI-driver-update-causes-lockups-power-down/td-p/3367382

UEFI boot works good, just need to create a custom boot entry pointing to the ubuntu efi image. Although something interesting to note is the initial startup, after the update has finished, works fine for me... Maybe I'd try 12.04 for comparison when it returns back, currently it has gone out with someone on tour. :) divay_jeetSeptember 23rd, 2014, 12:23 PMOh, i forgot my other laptop. Cons : 1) Too old standard (10/100 Mbps) for ethernet, when gigabit ethernet has become the de-facto standard nowadays. 2) Graphics was not as snappy as expected.

So no Anniversary update for me yet. I'd rather not comment on it. Have you upgraded Linux Mint? They are not being recognized as 3.0 devices (I get a message).

Some other functionalities on websites are also affected. Intel Wireless-N 7260 802.11bgn Appears to be working fine with home set-up, and around my house with no noticeable drop in performance. To do so, follow this guide to enable the AHCI power options. General freezings are still present though on some systems.

Thanks for the info. RytronJune 13th, 2014, 08:27 AMModel: Fujitsu lifestyle U904 Ubuntu version: 14.04 LTS Short report: installation a breeze. The default is that the Fn keys do their "action" and fn-Fn does the normal program input (e.g. Most importantly, the Qualcomm Atheros Wifi works and the bluetooth work.

However, after upgrading the BIOS from Dell for unrelated issues, the analog sound is now working. https://forums.adobe.com/thread/1963436 Y.UdaNovember 27th, 2014, 12:46 PM1)Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 2)Dell 3)XPS 15 No problems installing and running Ubuntu on this laptop. The above two fixes worked for me. permalinkembedsaveparentgive goldload more comments(2 replies)[–]ascendence333 3 points4 points5 points 8 months ago(0 children)sad that MS rolls out such a broken update.

After that I checked for updates with windows update and nothing was available. http://img4skype.com/lenovo-thinkpad/lenovo-thinkpad-p70-price.html If I wake up the system from sleep or power it on, the fan does not spin and will not start spinning until a certain temperature threshold is reached. Re: Shockwave Flash keeps crashing in every browser (Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E540, Windows 10) pwillener Sep 26, 2015 12:43 AM (in response to DinoHeli) 'Shockwave Flash' is Flash Player, not Shockwave I have an SSD drive, well 3 in a raid 0, and save pretty much everything on a server via mapped drives.

HDD, mouse etc). Here are the steps: Log in into Safe mode (turn on your computer normally but DON'T LOG IN, just click on the power icon and hold the shift key and click The only difference is that I don't get an error message in those players. http://img4skype.com/lenovo-thinkpad/lenovo-thinkpad-p50-s-w10-video-driver-crashing-in.html So you have to install the English one and switch it later.

In my case: If you use a local account Windows will activate via 'digital entitlement', however activating through a Microsoft account labels that it was activated through 'digital entitlement through your Regarding to Bluetooth, I never use it. The setup goes through but once at the desktop there would be a complete freeze regarding input (the mouse still moves around but nothing is selectable) requiring a hard reset.

When I replaced the 128GB mSATA SSD with an empty 512GB SSD and installed Ubuntu (in EFI mode), installation succeeded but UEFI did not recognize ubuntu ("All boot options are tried...")

Thank you all for figuring it out. Regards, Mike. permalinkembedsaveparent[–]Zabulonian 1 point2 points3 points 8 months ago(4 children)What are those distros? And I can't find a fix anywhere else or even people talking about this issue.

View cart see our global sustainability report. Since then the battery appears to be charging normally and when I inspect the battery symbol in Windows it says something like "89% charged. Windows Defender was running even though I had Avast installed. More about the author Woot has Lenovo Thinkpad Yoga 11E 11.6" Touchscreen Convertible Ultrabook for $269.99.Shipping fee is $5.

I use a mouse so I don't need the trackpad. I've read online how to disable the trackpad but I don't have any of those options. I immediately "wake up" the laptop (system temperature did not change, no time to cool down). As always, feedback appreciated. Enjoy having control & a update/ buggy/ freezy free windows 10!

I'm still checking my inbox of course, but please, take a look at TLDR first, because that's all I could say in a comment anyway I think. View 5 Replies View Related HP Display :: Can't Install Intel Graphics Driver For Pavilion G6 2240SH Under Windows 8.1 Oct 14, 2013 I installed Windows 8.1 Update 1 x64 to It seems they didn't know about this AT ALL. My keyboard is Norwegian so there is a key called AltGr available which is used as a combinational key similar to shift.

I think systems goes in a deadlock after some deferred service goes up. EDIT: I added one more thing I did before the update. Im unable to turn on wifi and some intel chispet drivers are missing. Even the slow hard drive seems to run better with Xubuntu.

My wireless adapter... She desperately needs to use the machine for uni starting next week until she buys a new one later in the year. Hewlett-Packard bought them out the following year (2005)....and since then, Compaq has just been one of many models they produce. A few potential fixes have surfaced, but still not one consistent solution.

So I rolled back my OS. It took about 1 hour -- maybe a little bit more. View 1 Replies View Related Dell Inspiron 7520 :: I7 - Cannot Install Driver For Intel HD Graphics 4000 - Windows 8 Feb 5, 2013 I cannot install a driver for