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Lenovo (earlier IBM) is a server and network equipment manufacturer. This is a generic tag to be used for general discussion of Lenovo hardware or software when there is not a more specific tag available.

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Where Does This Little Plastic Piece go on a ThinkPad Series 3 Docking Station?

I am setting up a Thinkpad Laptop and Dock for a coworker and there was this little plastic piece that fell off the dock when we took it out of the box. Where does this go? Is it part of the laptop or ...
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Cannot recognize hdd's on Lenovo Thinksystem SR650 Gen 2 7x06

I have installed ubuntu 21.10 on my system. I have 2 5tb hdds and one 1tb stick (for OS). I have a 430-8i non-raid controller. When I run df-h, the system only recognizes OS drives and the usb 1tb ...
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Server has continuous beep alarm when I reload the kernel

Here is the situation: I have a Lenovo ThinkCentre M900 with Linux CentOS 7. I tried to do a kernel load (kexec -l + kexec -e), and it works fine, with one problem. As soon as I enter the kexec -e ...
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My physical server boot freezes at UEFI: MEM INIT after installing OS

Model: LENOVO ThinkSystem SR250 Was able to boot into Provisioning Manager, set up RAID. After installing Windows Server 2019, it reboots, then stuck at Power On Self Test - UEFI: MEM INIT\ Planned to ...
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Slow 4K read/write speed

I've a problem of random writing speed on a Lenovo X3650 M5 with ServeRAID M5210. The server has seven 600GB SAS disks divided into two logical groups: a RAID1 (2 disks) and a RAID10 (4 disks) The ...
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Detect faulty voltage regulator on x3650 M4

I have an IBM x3650 M4 which unfortunately falls within the condition of Lenovo errata HT118532, that means at any reboot the voltage regulator might fall for overvoltage. While we figure out how to ...
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Ubuntu Lenovo Server takes 3 hours to reboot

Since the beginning of the month, automatic reboot after kernel change takes ... 3 hours. It is a Lenovo Thinksystem server in a datacenter. journalctl -b -1 ends with: juil. 23 03:02:25 host systemd-...
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"Error occurred starting IDE-R" using Intel Manageability Commander

I'm attempting to mount an .ISO file to a remote server using Intel Manageability Commander on a Lenovo TS440 ThinkServer. I've got the system configured to use Intel AMT, and I've enabled everything ...
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Support on 3rd party SSDs for Lenovo ThinkSystems

I was wondering if there are any problems on using third-party NVMe-SSDs (e.g. Samsung 970) in a Lenovo ThinkSystem?
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USB Flash Drive unbootable on IBM/Lenovo x3850 X5

Specs/Firmware: Server: IBM/Lenovo x3850 X5 (model: 7143B2G) IMM: YUOOH5A-1.55 (01/15/2018) UEFI: G0E188BUS-1.88 (05/29/2018) DSA: ...
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Lenovo T495/Intel Wireless-AC 9260

We just switched to the T495 from the A485 as our laptop of choice. We are imaging them to Win10x64 1903 using SCCM, with the drivers provided by Lenovo. The wifi (Intel Wireless-AC 9260) is not ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 LTS crashes on Lenovo ThinkPad T590

I have a new Lenovo ThinkPad T590 and installed Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. It works quite good, but I also experience system crashes. Maybe the hardware is too new. Here's the syslog of one crash Furthermore ...
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x3650 M5 / Single Copy Session Limit under Windows 2012

Scenario: - System x3650 M5 / MT: 88718 [With all latest hardware updates] - Core CPU x 1 / 16 GB Ram 300 GB x 2 - Raid-1 for OS [C: Drive] - 1.8TB x 8 Disks RAID-10 for Data [ 2 partitions / E: &...
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Local webserver with long response time

We have set up a new infrastructure and all our Laptops/PCs have a the same error: When trying to open a website from a local webserver, it takes between 10 and 30 seconds. During this time it does ...
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Bitlocker not accepting pin but goes through after tapping enter a few times

This is one of the strangest errors I've run into. We've recently gotten a batch of Lenovo Legions Y7000 1060's and they work great apart from one of them which doesn't accept its bitlocker pin, ...
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boot clonzilla pxe doesn't try to up eth0

My server clonzilla work with lenovo M725s, but with the M720s it doesn't work. When I boot in pxe the screen freeze and there's some error: And it doesn't try to up eth0.
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How do you reset the BIOS password on a Lenovo ThinkCentre m910q workstation?

Lenovo's stock documentation applies to all of their ThinkCentre computers, so it's pretty vague. It indicates that a jumper needs to be moved but doesn't indicate which one. The hardware and ...
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Lenovo RD640 RAID-5 Expansion

I have a Lenovo RD640 server configured for 2.5" drives. I have a RAID-5 array with 3 x Seagate 600GB 10K SAS 2.5” (ST600MM0006). I urgently need to expand the RAID as a temporary measure, but ...
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How do I identify the name of disk in first slot of my server?

I have 16 disks inserted into Lenovo SR650. The disk names /dev/sda , /dev/sdb ... are not in order with its position in the slots. I want to identify what is the name of the disk in first slot in ...
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List Active events via HP ilo?

If you ssh to a Lenovo IMM card, you have the "syshealth activeevents" command to list the currently active events (HW issues, etc.). Q: But what is the same command for this function on the HP-ilos?...
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Lenovo ThinkStation P310 headless AMT/KVM

Model:30AT0054PB (ThinkStation P310) SN: S4AM6910 BIOS rev: FWKT80A ME Firmware rev: 11.0.27.3000 Has anybody have any success with running VNC via KVM/AMT connection to P310 in headless mode (...
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