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Token Ring
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Registered: ‎07-13-2011
Location: Deep in the Heart of Texas (Dallas)
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T500 Cooling/Power Saving Guide(Compatible with all SpeedStep)

I have everything on Maximum Performance on my T500 love it. But the CPU gets too hot to so fix this you would go to Start->Control Panel->Power Options->Maximum Performance (Whatever plan you're on this will work)->Change plan settings->Advanced Power Settings->Processor power management->Minimum processor state(make sure this is at 5%

->Maximum processor state(This is how you undervolt(underclock your processor)

 

If you like this please leave a kudo(click on the star) it really helps and if you would like help please PM me the link to your post in the forums so that other can use your problem to address and fix theirs. 

ThinkPad Twist S230U-
OS-Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit
CPU-Intel Core i7 3517U @ 1.90GHz Ivy Bridge 22nm Technology
RAM-8.00GB Single-Channel DDR3 @ 665MHz (9-9-9-24)
Motherboard-LENOVO 3347CTO (CPU Socket - U3E1)
Graphics-Wide viewing angle & High density FlexView Display 1366x768 (1366x768@60Hz) Intel HD Graphics 4000 (Lenovo)
Storage-298GB Seagate ST320LT007-9ZV142 (SATA) 22GB SanDisk SSD U100 24GB (SSD) 29GB SDHC Card (SCSI)
Audio-Realtek High Definition Audio