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AfiqL
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Backlit Keyboard Replacement for L470

Hi

I would like to seek an assistance on replacing original L470 keyboard with new keyboard that have backlit

Any suggestion on this as i cannot find any suitable parts for the replacement

Thanks

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Re: Backlit Keyboard Replacement for L470

Did L470 ever come with that option?  I see that as an option for L480 but I dont see it for L470 and it doesnt show as option on psref either.

 

http://psref.lenovo.com/Product/ThinkPad/ThinkPad_L470

 

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Also dont see it on parts lookup either.  Checked keyboards internal on left side.

 

https://pcsupport.lenovo.com/my/en/products/laptops-and-netbooks/thinkpad-l-series-laptops/thinkpad-...


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Re: Backlit Keyboard Replacement for L470

No backlit keyboads are listed in the parts list.  My guess is that it doesn't have the circuitry and BIOS support needed. 


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Troca
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Re: Backlit Keyboard Replacement for L470

Would also like to upgrade my Keyboard to a backlit one, as i use it alot at night.

 

Any one with knowledge here that know if the T470S keyboard with Backlight would fit and work in an L470 laptop?

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