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  1. Provide a way to disable Lenovo Rewards notifications

    Provide a way to disable Lenovo Rewards notifications, for those of us who are not interested.

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      73 comments  ·  Improvement Suggestion  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

      Hello,

      Thank you all for your feedback. We are sorry to hear that you are frustrated with the frequency of the messages that you are receiving from our application regarding our monthly giveaway program. We are constantly working to improve our software, so your feedback is very important to us. I wanted to let you know that we are currently in the process of creating a way for users to turn off messages that they do not have any interest in seeing repeated in the future. This would hopefully help alleviate the issue that you are currently experiencing. If you have any additional feedback or comments please send us an email at askcompanion@lenovo.com. Thank you once again for your feedback and we look forward to improving your experience.

      Sincerely,

      The Lenovo Companion Team

    • System Health could include a registry and disk cleaner.

      Lets put everything useful in one place.

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        22 comments  ·  Feature/Function  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        planned  ·  Companion Team responded

        Thank you for your feedback and we are planning on implementing additional features to help you keep your system running at it s best. in an upcoming release of Companion.

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          18 comments  ·  Feature/Function  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • System Update does report available driver updates

          I have repeatedly tried to use the "system update" function of the Lenovo Companion tool. I have received some software updates this way, but it doesn't seem to report newer drivers -- even when several are published on the Lenovo support site when I check there. I was hoping that System Update would automate driver updates, but it hasn't for me.

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            6 comments  ·  System Update  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            planned  ·  kbomba responded

            Thank you for your input. The Lenovo Companion Team is continually looking at ways to improve the features and function of the application. Regarding System Update, we are working with the Lenovo Support team to better integrate on driver updates.

            The Lenovo Companion Team appreciates your feedback.

            Best Regards,

            The Lenovo Companion Team

          • Stop junk notifications

            If I get one more "promotion" in the Notifications, I *will* uninstall this piece of junk. I am NOT interested in getting blasted with your "monthly giveaways" or any other advertising, it is utterly annoying.

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              8 comments  ·  Improvement Suggestion  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

              Hello,

              Thank you for your feedback. We are sorry to hear that you are frustrated with the frequency of the messages that you are receiving from our application regarding our monthly giveaway program. We are constantly working to improve our software, so your feedback is very important to us. I wanted to let you know that we are currently in the process of creating a way for users to turn off messages that they do not have any interest in seeing repeated in the future. This would hopefully help alleviate the issue that you are currently experiencing. If you have any additional feedback or comments please send us an email at askcompanion@lenovo.com. Thank you once again for your feedback and we look forward to improving your experience.

              Sincerely,

              The Lenovo Companion Team

            • 31 votes
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                5 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                started  ·  Companion Team responded

                Thank you for your input. The Lenovo Companion Team is aware of this issue and is planning to resolve in a future release of Companion.

              • The battery charge thresholds are still not working correctly. It has gone from intermittent to never.

                The battery threshold settings have stopped working again on my Thinkpad P50. The settings can be entered and are accepted, but the settings are ignored and the charge continues to 100%. This function has been intermittent for the past 12 months, but the function now doesn't work at all.

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                  3 comments  ·  System Health  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • There is no Dolby switch on Lenovo Battery Gauge

                  Please bring back Dolby switch on Lenovo Battery Gauge.
                  Dolby effect sound terrible when using headset, especially when listening music.

                  Thank you.

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                    1 comment  ·  Feature/Function  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Flexible maximum battery percentage setting in conservation mode

                    The conservation mode in power section of lenovo companion, the user should have the option to set the maximum percentage up to which he can charge his laptop. I personally want to set the value to 75-80% but the software provides no option.
                    A researches proofs that keeping battery percentage between 45% to 75% reduces the battery efficiency by only 10% after 7000 charge cycle while keeping the battery percentage between 25-100% reduces efficiency by 25% after 5000 charge cycles.
                    I love the conservation mode option provided by lenovo, but can you please help me custom set the maximum battery…

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                      2 comments  ·  Optimize  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • System Update needs tgo provide an error code when it fails to work.

                      My System Update recently stopped installing updates. It will inform me what updates are available, and allow me to sewlect them for installation. They download and System Update immediately issues the message the updates failed to install. No reason, no error code.

                      I tried uninstalling System Update and reinstalling it. Same problem.

                      The suggested solution has been to reset my system to factory defaults and reinstall all my applications and data. This once difficult process has gotten even more difficult since Microsoft remove Easy Transfer. Offloading all my data, and making certain I've gotten all it, has just become more…

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                        3 comments  ·  Improvement Suggestion  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                        Hi everyone,

                        I am aware of the issues that everyone has been having. We are releasing a large update around 1/27 for the Companion application and the system interface driver that will hopefully resolve the last of these issues.

                        Please stay tuned and make sure you get these updates near the end of the month.

                        Thanks,
                        James

                      • Lenovo Vantage

                        Visual interface has regressed from Lenovo Companion. A feature set is now scattered across the opening menu and pull down menu of the top main feature tab are difficult to read due to the layout and small font size. If possible, remove pull down munus as many as possible and put them on a single screen. All in all, Lenovo Companion was more than sufficient to serve the purpose and Vantage seems to be fancy but cluttered.

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                          0 comments  ·  Improvement Suggestion  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Lenovo Vantage looks pretty but is horrible to use

                          The app has two main purposes: Provide "easy access" to settings and providing tips & suggestions. Yet, I have read multiple complaints in Lenovo forums about the app and that it is a step back from Companion, also because it cannot be intuitively navigated.

                          I seriously recommend providing a more user friendly and less childish approach. The general windows or android settings are good examples on how to present a settings app.

                          The current Vantage home screen consists of five tiles. The three small tiles on the upper right are links to settings (which are often needed). The two big…

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                            3 comments  ·  Improvement Suggestion  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Bring back dolby settings

                            Since the update to lenovo vantage from lenovo companion, I can't find where to force one of the dolby mode for the sound (like media/game/etc). There is a buton to activate or deactivate it but no trace of the mode selection anywere. Please bring back this usefull functionality as the automatic app detection for the mode is not nearly as effective as it should be !

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                            • Please improve the battery settings in Lenovo Companion app!

                              Hello! I'm using Lenovo Companion version 4.5.3.0 on ThinkPad Yoga X1 (1st Gen/Skylake) & ThinkPad Yoga P40, both running Windows 10 Pro version 1709 aka the Fall Creators Update.

                              1) The current implementation (after merging two apps) seems to be limited in terms of (at least) battery settings. I can no longer see my battery's cycle count, while previously Lenovo Settings had this nice expandable window with the capacity, voltage and other useful data.

                              2) An old issue has returned on ThinkPad Yoga X1 - the power LED is constantly "on", even when no charging is happening (with charging thresholds…

                              11 votes
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                                Hey Sielwode,

                                Thanks for the detailed feedback. On #1 and #3, there will be a fixed pushed out on 12/8 that will fix this issue for you so please be patient for that. Sorry that the bugs escaped our first combined release.

                                On #2, I want to say that will also be fixed with the 12/8 release but I need to double check with the hardware team.

                              • were is printers choise depending of network (older version have this)

                                in older version it was printers choice depending of wifi network (automatic) i dont find this in new version

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                                  3 comments  ·  Support  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Battery charging thresholds

                                  Battery Charge Threshold bug - charges past threshold. Windows 10, Lenovo YOGA 70014ISK. It's working randomly. Most of the time it will respect the threshold. But then randomly I will see it charging all the way up. The hardware settings and power section are sometimes displayed and sometimes not. The same situation with the battery charging thresholds button. It does not matter if the button is turned on because when I close the Companion and then open the button is still turned off.

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                                  • Fan dust removal

                                    You should add a fan dust removal, its very usefull. It doesn´t appear in the companion app and the settings app is not available.

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                                      0 comments  ·  Improvement Suggestion  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Automatic disable of conservation mode lenovo ip 700

                                      The CONSERVATION MODE will disable after restart windows 10 or shutdown it
                                      this problem was seen before but NOBODY in lenovo responsibile for it and all of them says "it will be improved after an update ...or it is a bios problem!!!!!!!!1.."
                                      PLEASE FIX THIS PROBLEM , realy hard to fix???
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                                      windows 10
                                      lenovo idepad 700

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                                      • Auto turn on & off keboard backlight

                                        Auto turn on & off the keyboard backlight should be a must !!! The keyboard backlight remains lit even when i close the lid-display. The keyboard backlight behavior shoud be the same as the display timeout. Lenovo is the only brand who is not providing this feature.

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                                          2 comments  ·  Feature/Function  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Turning off Lenovo conservation mode

                                          I enabled the conservation mode ,in Lenovo Companion, to charge my battery till 60%. But now when I want to turn off the option in Lenovo Vantage it isn't allowing me to turn it off and Lenovo Companion uninstalled from my system after the update. How can I turn the upto 60% charge option please help?

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