Help and support for Lenovo® ThinkPad X201 Tablet
What are the tips to fix software and hardware issues on Lenovo ThinkPad X201 Tablet?
Lenovo ThinkPad X201 Tablet saves on the productivity by enhancing the efficiency of the notebook. The Intel Core i5-520UM processor brings in multi-threading benefits and offer premium performance to the system. The much faster battery allows the user greater bandwidth for use without interruption; however there are a few software and hardware issues which may intervene into the performance of the notebook.
Here we will talk about the software issues and hardware issues with their resolution on Lenovo ThinkPad X201 Tablet:
- Network port failure on Lenovo ThinkPad X201 Tablet
- System turning slow due to software issues
- LCD screen inverter failure
- Software not responding
Network port failure on Lenovo ThinkPad X201 Tablet
The network port which is also referred as RJ45 port is connected directly to the motherboard. And, if the network port has got damaged or corrupt, then the complete motherboard needs to be replaced. However, the user can also work around the issue by using a PCMCIA network card, with which the need of replacing the motherboard diminishes. It can be connected to the PCI slot and then, it will function smoothly.
System turning slow due to software issues
Due to some of the unnecessary applications loaded on the system, the system goes slow. Many a time, the system might also get extremely slow when switching it on, as there are all sort of applications trying to load during the boot. Therefore, to check on the settings of the startup configuration, click on ‘Start’ and click on ‘Run’, in the run search box type in msconfig. A Microsoft configuration window will open. Click on the ‘Diagnostic Start up’ and load the basic services of Microsoft and programs. Check whether the performance improves by restarting the system. If the system responds faster, then look for the permanent fix by clicking on ‘Start’, ‘Run’, and type in msconfig, isolate the application which is slowing down the performance by disabling individual application. Before disabling programs, it must be ensured that all the Micr
The LCD screen failure on Lenovo ThinkPad X201 Tablet can also bring in much convenience when navigating. The screen gets dark and the images become really faint. To fix the issue, there are only two ways. One is either by replacing the inverter board of the LCD and the other way is by connecting a good backlight lamp and check whether the inverter works or not. It actually tests the inverter.
Lenovo ThinkPad X201 Tablet has the bandwidth to support multiple applications and software, however, if the application does not respond properly click on ‘Start’, ‘Control Panel’, and ‘Administrative tools’. Click on ‘Event viewer’. Check on the recent activity of software programs on the event window. The program which is giving your system the problems, click on it and repair. Moreover, one can also right click the ‘Task Manager’, check for the application which is not responding and go to ‘Administrative Tools’ and repair the software.