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Lenovo Staff
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Question

What is WiDi?

 

What are the system requirements to install WiDi?

Answer

According to Intel, WiDi or Wireless Display, " lets you view and share content from your hard disk, home network or anywhere a browser can take you on the biggest screen in your home."

 

Note that only Intel i-Series CPU (i3, i5, i7) can support WiDi function.

 

The Pentium and Celeron CPU does not support WiDi such as Pentium Dual Core 977, Celeron 867, and C877-2C.

 

Intel Centrino wireless adapters that can support WiDi function include :

Intel Centrino Wireless-N 1000, 1030
Intel Centrino Wireless-N 2200, 2230
Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6200, 6205, or 6230
Intel Centrino Wireless-N + WiMAX 6150
Intel Centrino Advanced-N + WiMAX 6250
Intel Centrino Ultimate-N 6300

 

AFFECTED CONFIGURATION:

- The above symptom is associated with some, but not limited to, the following systems:

 

ThinkPad:

Edge E130
Edge E330
Edge E430
Edge E530
X131e

IdeaPad:

B480 
B580
V480
V480c
V480s
V580
V580c

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For users who wish to purchase systems that support WiDi functions, look out for the logo above on the machines.

 

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BillR1949

How to connect my Thinkpad Edge E530  and connect to LG - 55LM6700-TA smart TV.  WiFi to both devices work **bleep** properly?