Lenovo just released a new firmware for the ThinkBook 15 G2 ARE AMD: FACN31WW(V1.14). Note 1: This firmware doesn’t fix the suspend issue, refer to my previous post for how to fix it. Note 2: If you run Linux only on that machine, refer to my previous post about how to update. Summary of changes […]
If you have this motherboard or anything using the same ACL4080 chipset, you may notice that your audio won’t be working. This can be fixed through a simple mod. Reboot your computer, when you have the boot menu of your distro, choose to edit the boot parameters. On the line that starts with Linux add […]
I’ll be writing a new post about my new PC soon. I can’t start assembly yet as I’m still waiting for my CPU cooler and thermal paste. I have a good GPU but I will only show it in the next post.
Some laptops from Lenovo, like the ThinkBook, aren’t updatable from Linux. Lenovo could provide a way to install a new Linux firmware but they don’t. Lenovo only provides a method to update it from Windows. If had time to kill and If you had kept a backup of the Windows install that came with your […]
If you’re reading this, you probably found out that old Samsung drivers are not compatible with MacOS BigSur! Don’t throw your printer away! Let’s make it work. Go into the MacOS system’s preference, and open the printers and scanners icon. Click on the + icon in the bottom left. macOS will try to discover your […]
UPDATED FOR KERNEL 6.0.0 the fix for version 6.0 is in a new post. UPDATED FOR KERNEL 5.19 the fix for version 5.19 is in a new post. If you bought the Lenovo ThinkBook 15 G2 ARE with the AMD processor you probably noticed that the suspend option is not working in Linux. After some […]
This 2021 review is about the Lenovo ThinkBook 15 G2 ARE Laptop (Type 20VG) I recently bought. This laptop is using an AMD processor. Here are the configuration details Processor: AMD® Ryzen™ 7 4700U Processor (2.00 GHz, up to 4.10 GHz Max Boost, 8 Cores, 8 Threads, 8 MB Cache) Operating System: Windows 10 Pro […]