The Rescue and Recovery screen opens. Older versions mapped it to ‘vendor’ because that is the most logical choice. I think I have discussed this with you on the Lenovo forums. I can’t seem to be able to uninstall the Thinkvantage Toolbox through the Control Panel. If the Windows operating system is not running properly, the Rescue and Recovery workspace can help you do the following: Hi, I have a R This is a somewhat unlikely cause for a hung boot issue, and might also be circumvented by changing the boot order in BIOS to ensure USB was at the end of the list, although depending on which of the 4 pins on the USB connector were shorted out.

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This will only work under the Gnome Desktop. After that, the classic registry tweak seems to work normally. However, when bootup starts and says press thinkvantage blue button to access the settings page, blue button does not respond.

An alternative is to use xbindkeyswhich can easily be installed with aptitude install xbindkeys or via the Synaptic package manager.

This was exacly my problem. It can be used to assign arbitrary commands to certain keycodes. This is a work around, as this port can no longer be used.


Blue thinkvantage button not working on startup boot

We had 3x T Laptops out of warranty come in at the same time with the same problem, had us stumped for a while until we found this post. This website uses cookies. Straightened them out, problem solved! Retrieved from ” https: See our Sustainability Report. Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type.

In that case most probably also on Vista. Using custom commands for this is a little harder, see this tutorial. Is it access to “toolbox”?

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See the linked pages for details. Vutton bought a replacement backlit keyboard on ebay for my W and the middle button is very soft and mushy.

Register Sign In Help. It travels with you, eliminating the need to carry reference manuals. You also can use the ThinkVantage button to interrupt the startup sequence of your computer and start the. It is possible to set this somewhere, or it ThinkVantage button will no longer function in Windows 7 and in Windows 10?


Because I have a Buttkn notebook computer and there I have Windows Vista and also the application of diagnostic from Lenovo and there as I wrote me ThinkVantage button works, it worked with Windows 7, in Windows 10 I do not know, but up until I had to reinstall the operating system, since I’m not working. The screen will say “windows is loading files Blue screen ChompyDec 23, at 5: Not sure also, but you may need UltraNav Driver installed.

So basically, it does not let me use the blue vantage button to access the BIOS. Was this information helpful? This was exactly the problem on my T! Thank you for this solution! This should result in butron like the following:. If the Windows operating system is not running properly, the Rescue and Recovery workspace can help you do the following: What have you got in the registry to get the ThinkVantage button working?

Sorry blu the lack of response for your replies.