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Registered: ‎02-28-2012
Location: Vietnam
Message 1 of 13 (7,123 Views)

Drivers missing for Windows 8 Consumer review

Hi all,

I've just installed Windows 8 consumer review for testing on Lenovo Thinkpad SL400, but there are 2 missing drivers, I guess they are SM Bios driver. ATK hot key driver fails after installation

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Message 2 of 13 (7,017 Views)

Re: Drivers missing for Windows 8 Consumer review

The uninstall driver is of Power Manager

 

Once the software become available for Windows 8 then you can download and install the software.

 

 

Best Regards,

Tanuj


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Message 3 of 13 (6,976 Views)

Re: Drivers missing for Windows 8 Consumer review

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@tanujhanda : Thanks a lot for your help, I have installed all driver successfully. Missing drivers are Thinkpad SM device for SL series and UMbus Enumurator. See attached pictures


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Registered: ‎02-01-2012
Location: Finland
Message 4 of 13 (6,635 Views)

Re: Drivers missing for Windows 8 Consumer review

Any dates on that? I'm really missing the power manager tool! Other than that, I'm currently rather satisfied with W8.

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Registered: ‎02-13-2012
Location: US
Message 5 of 13 (6,605 Views)

Re: Drivers missing for Windows 8 Consumer review

I'm not sure what device you're on, Jotolli, but I was able to get power manager to work in Windows 8 on the X220T. Are you making sure to manually install the driver for it first, and then the PM, then reboot after both are on?
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Registered: ‎11-17-2011
Location: USA
Message 6 of 13 (6,587 Views)

Re: Drivers missing for Windows 8 Consumer review

I too am missing several drivers according to Device Manager.

 

On my X220, I performed a clean install of Win 8 and used only the stock drivers. Any ideas as to what's missing. 

 

x220 missing devices.png

T400, X220
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Message 7 of 13 (6,584 Views)

Re: Drivers missing for Windows 8 Consumer review


jotolli wrote:

Any dates on that?


When Windows 8 is released by Microsoft.  If you choose to run pre-release operating systems software, you need to be patient.

 

Cheers,

 

Bill


 

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Location: New York, NY
Message 8 of 13 (5,547 Views)

Re: Drivers missing for Windows 8 Consumer review

The Base System Device refers to the Ricoh Multi Card Reader Driver Driver.  The Win 7 version works just fine in Win 8 on my T420. Go here to get it:  http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/downloads/detail.page?DocID=DS014960

 

Cheers,

 

Yogesh

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Message 9 of 13 (5,525 Views)

Re: Drivers missing for Windows 8 Consumer review

Or grab the Windows 8 version of it from here.

 

http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/downloads/detail.page?&DocID=DS028367

 

-Blue Frog

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Message 10 of 13 (5,521 Views)

Re: Drivers missing for Windows 8 Consumer review

Check for other Windows 8 beta drivers here.   This page is updated frequently by Lenovo with new Windows 8 Beta drivers.

 

http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/downloads/detail.page?DocID=HT072084

 

Best of luck!

-Blue Frog