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Cannot update BIOS - G450 / G550, G460 / G560, G470, G570 - error message

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I downloaded the bios update file and  when I'm trying to run the setup file in windows 7 home basic, it displays a message "needs elevation" .  


What do I need to do?



BIOS Updates must be installed by running as administrator.  This is explained in the associated text file which is grouped with each BIOS to download.  Many users only download the BIOS and fail to consult the text.


BIOS update file consumer.png


Lenovo recommends shutting down and restarting (cold boot) prior to running the flash utility.


To run the utility:


Right click the application and select "run as administrator"

by davidcabello on ‎07-20-2012 07:25 AM

Soy cliente tengo un laptop lenovo g470, mi problema es que se desconfiguro en el idioma del teclado en ves de escribir las letras me escriben los numeros q estan en rojo la mayoria de las teclas, quisiera que den la informacion para poder restablecer a lo normal para no tener inconveniencias, 

agradeciendoles de antemano

by RSidharth on ‎06-25-2014 05:13 AM

need lenovo G570 bios version (V2.18) or (V2.11)  plz send it to my mail