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Registered: ‎02-22-2008
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Some solved issues for lenovo systems running vista

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ThinkPad BIOS update utility stops responding when you try to update the BIOS on a Windows Vista-based Lenovo Thinkpad T60 portable computer or on a Windows Vista-based Lenovo Thinkpad T60p portable computer




Disk space becomes low on a Lenovo Thinkpad computer running Windows Vista





On a Lenovo ThinkPad computer that is running Windows Vista SP1, you cannot use the format user interface to format or to defragment exFAT removable media




Programs that are known to experience a loss of functionality after you install Service Pack 2 for Windows Vista or for Windows Server 2008




You receive an error message when you try to activate Windows Vista on a computer that was obtained from an OEM




An Ultra DMA Mode 5 device may perform only at the speed of an Ultra DMA Mode 2 device after you swap devices in Windows Vista





You receive an error message when you try to enable BitLocker Drive Encryption on an IBM portable computer




Updates for 


  • IBM Rescue and Recovery with Rapid Restore 3.00
  • IBM SmartSuite Millennium Edition - Freelance Graphics 9.8
  • Lenovo Presentation Director

A black screen issue occurs on a Windows Vista-based computer or a Windows XP Service Pack 2-based computer that has Onekey Recovery 5.0 installed when you upgrade the operating system




May 2008 Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 Application Compatibility Update(Applies to presentation director)




How to fix BlueScreen (STOP) errors that cause Windows Vista to shut down or restart unexpectedly



"You attach a CRT monitor or any other external monitor to a Lenovo ThinkPad portable computer. You play back a DVD movie in Windows Media Center, and then you switch the movie to full-screen mode. When you press Fn+ F7 to switch from the LCD monitor to the external monitor, the external monitor sometimes displays a black screen".







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