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  • Page 1 ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 2 • Appendix E “Notices” on page 151 The Safety, Warranty, and Setup Guide and the Regulatory Notice have been uploaded to the Web site. To refer to them, go to http://www.lenovo.com/UserManuals and follow the instructions on the screen. First Edition (October 2015) ©...
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    ... . . ThinkPad OneLink+ Dock ..Accessing Lenovo programs ..An introduction to Lenovo programs ..
  • Page 4 Lenovo Support Web site..Chapter 7. Preventing problems . . . 83 Calling Lenovo ... . . General tips for preventing problems ..
  • Page 5 Japan notice for ac power cord ..Recycling information for China ..Lenovo product service information for Appendix C. Restriction of Hazardous Taiwan ....
  • Page 6 ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 7: Read This First

    © Copyright Lenovo 2015...
  • Page 8: Important Safety Information

    In addition, computer products contain a coin-sized internal battery that provides power to the system clock even when the computer is unplugged, so the battery safety information applies to all computer products. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 9: Conditions That Require Immediate Action

    Note: If you notice these conditions with a product (such as an extension cord) that is not manufactured for or by Lenovo, stop using that product until you can contact the product manufacturer for further instructions, or until you get a suitable replacement.
  • Page 10: Power Cords And Power Adapters

    To prevent possible overheating, do not cover the power adapter with clothing or other objects when the power adapter is plugged into an electrical outlet. viii ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 11: Extension Cords And Related Devices

    Hazardous voltage, current, and energy levels are present inside any component that has this label attached. There are no serviceable parts inside these components. If you suspect a problem with one of these parts, contact a service technician. © Copyright Lenovo 2015...
  • Page 12: External Devices

    Batteries supplied by Lenovo for use with your product have been tested for compatibility and should only be replaced with approved parts. A battery other than the one specified by Lenovo, or a disassembled or modified battery is not covered by the warranty.
  • Page 13: Notice For Non-Rechargeable Coin-Cell Battery

    • Regularly inspect the outside of the computer for dust accumulation. • Remove dust from vents and any perforations in the bezel. More frequent cleanings might be required for computers in dusty or high-traffic areas. • Do not restrict or block any ventilation openings. © Copyright Lenovo 2015...
  • Page 14: Electrical Current Safety Information

    DANGER During electrical storms, do not perform any replacement and do not connect the telephone cable to or disconnect it from the telephone outlet on the wall. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 15: Liquid Crystal Display (Lcd) Notice

    50332-2 can be dangerous due to excessive sound pressure levels. If your Lenovo computer came with headphones or earphones in the package, as a set, the combination of the headphones or earphones and the computer already complies with the specifications of EN 50332-1.
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  • Page 17: Chapter 1. Product Overview

    “Specifications” on page 11 • “Operating environment” on page 12 • “Lenovo programs” on page 12 Locating computer controls, connectors, and indicators This section introduces the computer hardware features to give you the basic information you will need to start using the computer.
  • Page 18: Right-Side View

    Your computer comes with a multi-touch screen. For more information, see “Using the multi-touch screen” on page 17. Right-side view Note: Depending on the model, your computer might look different from the following illustration. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 19 Figure 2. Right-side view Power button Volume-control buttons USB 3.0 connectors Mini DisplayPort connector High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI™) Security-lock slot connector Power button Press the power button to turn on the computer or put the computer into sleep mode. For information about how to turn off the computer, see “Frequently asked questions”...
  • Page 20: Left-Side View

    Note: You are responsible for evaluating, selecting, and implementing the locking device and security feature. Lenovo makes no comments, judgments, or warranties about the function, quality, or performance of the locking device and security feature.
  • Page 21 If you want to charge these devices when your computer is in hibernation mode or is turned off, and the computer is not connected to ac power, start the Lenovo Settings program, click Power, and then follow the instructions on the screen. For instructions on how to open the Lenovo Settings program, see “Accessing Lenovo programs”...
  • Page 22: Bottom View

    Your computer is equipped with a pair of stereo speakers. Rear view Note: Depending on the model, your computer might look different from the following illustration. Figure 5. Rear view ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 23: Status Indicators

    Micro-SIM-card slot (available on some models) Fan louvers Micro-SIM-card slot If your computer supports the wireless Wide Area Network (wireless WAN) feature, a micro Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) card might be required to establish wireless WAN connections. Depending on the country or region of delivery, the micro SIM card might be already installed in this slot. Fan louvers The fan louvers and internal fan enable air to circulate in the computer and to ensure proper cooling, especially the cooling of the microprocessor.
  • Page 24: Locating Important Product Information

    Locating important product information This section provides information to help you locate the machine type and model label, FCC ID and IC Certification information, and the Genuine Microsoft label. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 25: Machine Type And Model Label

    Machine type and model label The machine type and model label identifies your computer. When you contact Lenovo for help, the machine type and model information helps support technicians to identify your computer and provide faster service. The following illustration shows the location of the machine type and model of your computer.
  • Page 26: Features

    • 2.5-inch form factor, 7-mm height hard disk drive • 2.5-inch form factor, 7-mm height solid-state drive • 2.5-inch form factor, 7-mm height hybrid drive • M.2 solid-state drive for cache only ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 27: Specifications

    Display • Multi-touch screen • Display size: 355.6 mm (14 inches) • Display resolution: 1920 x 1080 pixels or 2560 x 1440 pixels, depending on the model • Color display with the thin-film transistor (TFT) technology • Brightness control • Integrated camera and microphones on the computer display Keyboard •...
  • Page 28: Operating Environment

    Your computer comes with Lenovo programs to help you work easily and securely. Note: The available programs are subject to change without notice. To learn more about the programs and other computing solutions offered by Lenovo, go to: http://www.lenovo.com/support Accessing Lenovo programs To access Lenovo programs on your computer, do the following: 1.
  • Page 29: An Introduction To Lenovo Programs

    3. If you still do not find the program in the program list, search for the program in the search box. An introduction to Lenovo programs This topic provides a brief introduction to Lenovo programs. Depending on your computer model, some of the programs might not be available.
  • Page 30 WRITEit gives you instant handwriting input wherever you need it. You can write directly in any app and text field, edit text in real-time, see your full screen, and convert your handwriting into digital text. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 31: Chapter 2. Using Your Computer

    “Using a flash media card” on page 42 Registering your computer When you register your computer, information is entered into a database, which enables Lenovo to contact you in case of a recall or other severe problem. In addition, some locations offer extended privileges and services to registered users.
  • Page 32 Print the following sections and keep them with your computer in case you are unable to access this online user guide when necessary. • “Installing the Windows 10 operating system” on page 65 • “Computer stops responding” on page 89 • “Power problems” on page 100 ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 33: Using The Special Buttons

    Using the special buttons The computer is equipped with special buttons as shown in the following illustration. You can control some functions of your computer through the special buttons, without the use of the keyboard. Power button: Press the power button to turn on the computer. Volume-up button: Press the volume-up button to increase the speaker volume.
  • Page 34 Touch: Swipe in from the right edge. Mouse action: Click the action center icon on the taskbar. Function: Open the action center to see your notifications and quick actions. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 35 Touch gesture (touch models Description only) Touch: Swipe in from the left edge. Mouse action: Click the task-view icon on the taskbar. Function: View all your open windows in task view. Touch: Swipe in from the bottom to top for full-screened app. Mouse action: Move your cursor to the Windows notification area at the bottom of the screen.
  • Page 36: Thinkpad Pen Pro

    • If your computer does not come with a ThinkPad Pen Pro, your computer does not support the use of the pen. • To purchase the ThinkPad Pen Pro, go to the Lenovo Support Web site: http://www.lenovo.com/accessories Using the ThinkPad Pen Pro The following illustration shows the ThinkPad Pen Pro.
  • Page 37 You can perform the following operations with the ThinkPad Pen Pro: • To click or make a selection, tap the display once with the pen. • To double-click, tap twice without pausing. • To right-click, tap the tip on the display and hold the pen there for one second, or press and hold the click button while tapping the tip on the display.
  • Page 38: Operating Modes

    Do not apply too much force to the upper-right or upper-left corner of the computer display. Note: Depending on the model, your computer might look different from the following illustration. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 39: Notebook Mode

    Display angle for each operating mode The angle between the front of the computer display and the keyboard is different in each operating mode. The following table lists the angle range for each operating mode. Table 1. Display angle for each operating mode Notebook mode Stand mode Tablet mode...
  • Page 40: Stand Mode

    Note: Depending on the model, your computer might look different from the illustrations in this topic. 1. Slowly rotate the display clockwise until the back of the display is facing the base cover. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 41: Tablet Mode

    2. Position your computer as shown. Your computer is now in the stand mode. In the stand mode, the keyboard, the ThinkPad trackpad, and the TrackPoint pointing stick are automatically disabled. In the stand mode, you can use the special buttons to control your computer. For instructions on how to use the special buttons, refer to “Using the tablet buttons”...
  • Page 42: Tent Mode

    Attention: Do not rotate the computer display with too much force, otherwise the computer display or hinges might get damaged. Do not apply too much force to the upper-right or upper-left corner of the computer display. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 43: Using The Keyboard

    If your computer is in the tablet mode, do the following to turn the computer from the tablet mode into the tent mode: Note: Depending on the model, your computer might look different from the illustrations in this topic. 1. Slowly rotate your computer display anticlockwise to any angle within a range of 190 degrees to 359 degrees.
  • Page 44 • When you rotate the computer display from 190 degrees to 360 degrees, the frame of the keyboard travels upward for about 2.0 mm (0.08 inch). The following illustration shows the keyboard after the keyboard frame travels upward. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 45: Special Keys

    Customizing the keyboard You can customize the keyboard to achieve the extended functions of the keyboard. To customize the keyboard, do the following: 1. Go to Control Panel. 2. Click Hardware and Sound ➙ Device Manager ➙ Keyboards ➙ Standard PS/2 keyboard and then follow the instructions on the screen.
  • Page 46 If you mute the microphones and turn off your computer, the microphones will remain muted when you turn on your computer again. To unmute the microphones, press the microphone mute key • : Darkens the display. • : Brightens the display. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 47: Thinkpad Pointing Device

    • Fn+Spacebar: Controls the keyboard backlight. Press Fn+Spacebar to change the modes of the keyboard backlight. Note: If your computer is installed with the Lenovo Settings 3.0 program or later version, there are four modes for the keyboard backlight: Off, Low, High, and Auto. Otherwise, there are three modes for the keyboard backlight: Off, Low, and High.
  • Page 48: Trackpoint Pointing Device

    Note: Place your hands in the typing position and use your index finger or middle finger to apply pressure to the pointing-stick nonslip cap. Use either thumb to press the left-click button or right-click button. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 49: Trackpad

    • Point Use the TrackPoint pointing stick to move the pointer on the screen. To use the pointing stick, apply pressure to the pointing-stick nonslip cap in any direction parallel to the keyboard. The pointer moves accordingly but the pointing stick itself does not move. The speed at which the pointer moves depends on the amount of pressure you apply to the pointing stick.
  • Page 50: Trackpad Touch Gestures

    2. Click Hardware and Sound ➙ Mouse. The Mouse Properties window is displayed. 3. In the Mouse Properties window, follow the instructions on the screen to complete the customization ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 51: Replacing The Cap Of The Trackpoint Pointing Stick

    Replacing the cap of the TrackPoint pointing stick The cap on the end of the TrackPoint pointing stick is removable. After you use the cap for a period of time, you might consider replacing the cap with a new one. Note: Ensure that you use a cap with grooves as shown in the following illustration.
  • Page 52: Charging The Battery

    • Recharge the battery completely before using it. You can see whether the battery is fully charged from the battery-status icon in the Windows notification area. • Always use power-saving modes, such as sleep mode, and hibernation mode. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 53: Managing The Battery Power

    Managing the battery power To achieve the best balance between performance and power saving, adjust your power plan settings. To access power plan settings, do the following: 1. Click the battery-status icon from the Windows notification area. 2. Click More power options ➙ Change plan settings. 3.
  • Page 54: Wireless Connections

    These connections can be maintained over a large geographical area, such as a city or an entire country, by use of multiple antenna sites or satellite systems maintained by wireless service providers. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 55: Using An External Display

    Some ThinkPad notebook computers come with a built-in wireless WAN card integrated with some wireless WAN technologies, such as 1xEV-DO, HSPA, 3G, GPRS, or LTE. By using the built-in wireless WAN card and the configuration utility that comes with your computer, you can establish wireless WAN connections and monitor the connection status.
  • Page 56: Connecting An External Display

    You also can change the resolution and orientation. To change the display settings, do the following: ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 57: Using Audio Features

    1. Right-click on the desktop and select Display settings. 2. Select the display that you want to configure. 3. Change display settings as desired. Using audio features Your computer is equipped with the following: • Microphones Note: The left microphone and right microphone automatically switch between each other when the computer screen rotates.
  • Page 58: Using A Flash Media Card

    4. From the Action menu, select Add legacy hardware. The Add Hardware Wizard starts. 5. Follow the instructions on the screen. Removing a flash media card Attention: ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 59 • Before removing a card, stop the card first. Otherwise, data on the card might get damaged or lost. • Do not remove a card while the computer is in sleep mode or hibernation mode. Otherwise, the system might not respond when you try to resume operation. To remove a card, do the following: 1.
  • Page 60 ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 61: Chapter 3. Enhancing Your Computer

    Options include storage devices, network cards, port replicators, batteries, power adapters, printers, scanners, keyboards, mice, and more. You can shop at Lenovo 24 hours a day, 7 days a week directly over the World Wide Web. All you need is an Internet connection and a credit card.
  • Page 62 Power connector: Used to connect the ac power adapter. OneLink+ connector: Connect the OneLink+ connector to the computer. To locate the corresponding OneLink+ connector on the computer, see “Left-side view” on page 4. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 63: Chapter 4. You And Your Computer

    The following topics provide information about arranging your work area, setting up your computer equipment, and establishing healthy work habits. Lenovo is committed to providing the latest information and technology to our customers with disabilities. Refer to our accessibility information which outlines our efforts in this area. See “Accessibility information”...
  • Page 64: Comfort

    Accessibility information Lenovo is committed to providing users who have hearing, vision, and mobility limitations with greater access to information and technology. This section provides information about the ways to help these users get the most out of their computer experience.
  • Page 65 2. Click Control Panel ➙ Ease of Access ➙ Ease of Access Center. 3. Follow the instructions on the screen. Ease of Access Center mainly includes the following tools: • Magnifier Magnifier is a useful utility that enlarges the entire screen or part of the screen so that you can see the words and images better.
  • Page 66 1. Documentation in accessible formats Lenovo provides electronic documentation in accessible formats, such as properly tagged PDF files or HyperText Markup Language (HTML) files. Lenovo electronic documentation is developed to ensure ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 67: Traveling With Your Computer

    • ThinkPad Onelink+ to VGA/RJ45 Adapter If you are traveling to another country, you might need to consider an ac power adapter for the country to which you are traveling. To purchase travel accessories, go to http://www.lenovo.com/accessories. Chapter 4 You and your computer...
  • Page 68 ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 69: Chapter 5. Security

    1. Turn off your computer. Wait for about five seconds, and then turn on the computer again. 2. When the logo screen is displayed, press F1 to start the ThinkPad Setup program. 3. Select Security ➙ Password ➙ Power-on Password by using the directional keys. © Copyright Lenovo 2015...
  • Page 70: Supervisor Password

    Note: You might want to record your password and store it in a safe place. Otherwise, if you forget the password, you have to take your computer to a Lenovo reseller or a marketing representative to have the password canceled.
  • Page 71: Hard Disk Passwords

    ThinkPad Setup program, you will be prompted to type your supervisor password to proceed. If you forget your supervisor password, Lenovo cannot reset your password. You must take your computer to a Lenovo reseller or a Lenovo marketing representative to have the system board replaced. Proof of purchase is required, and a fee will be charged for parts and service.
  • Page 72 Confirm New Password field and press Enter. 3. A Setup Notice window is displayed. Press Enter again to continue. The user hard disk password is changed. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 73: Hard Disk Security

    • Record your password and store it in a safe place. If you forget the user hard disk password, or both user and master hard disk passwords, Lenovo cannot reset your passwords or recover data from the hard disk drive or hybrid drive. You must take your computer to a Lenovo reseller or a marketing representative to have the hard disk drive or hybrid drive replaced.
  • Page 74: Setting The Security Chip

    • Security Chip: Activate, inactivate, or disable the security chip. • Security Reporting Options: Enable or disable each security reporting option. • Clear Security Chip: Clear the encryption key. Before you start, print these instructions. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 75: Using The Fingerprint Reader

    To set an item on the Security Chip submenu, do the following: 1. Turn off your computer. Wait for about five seconds, and then turn on the computer again. 2. When the logo screen is displayed, press F1 to start the ThinkPad Setup program. 3.
  • Page 76 Write down your passwords, and keep them in a safe place. If you forget your power-on password, you must take your computer to a Lenovo authorized servicer or a marketing representative to have the ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 77 If you forget your hard disk password, Lenovo cannot reset your password or recover data from the storage drive. You must take your computer to a Lenovo authorized servicer or a marketing representative to have the storage drive replaced. Proof of purchase is required, and a fee will be charged for parts and service.
  • Page 78: Notice On Deleting Data From Your Storage Drive

    • Delete the data. • Format the storage drive, using the software for initializing it. • Use the recovery program provided by Lenovo to bring the storage drive back to the factory default settings. These operations, however, only change the file location of the data; they do not delete the data itself. In other words, the data retrieval processing is disabled under an operating system such as Windows.
  • Page 79 For more information about how to use your antivirus software, refer to the help information system of your antivirus software. Chapter 5 Security...
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  • Page 81: Chapter 6. Advanced Configuration

    7. After installing the device drivers, apply Windows Update to get the latest modules, for example the security patches. 8. Depending on your preference, install Lenovo programs. For information about Lenovo programs, see “Lenovo programs” on page 12 Note: After installing the operating system, do not change the initial UEFI/Legacy Boot setting in the ThinkPad Setup program.
  • Page 82: Installing Device Drivers

    Restart tab in the ThinkPad Setup menu, and restart your computer with one of the provided options. Note: You can press the F9 key to restore to the default settings. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 83: Main Menu

    Main menu When you enter the ThinkPad Setup program, you will first see the Main menu as follows: • UEFI BIOS Version • UEFI BIOS Date • Embedded Controller Version • ME Firmware Version • Machine Type Model • System-unit serial number •...
  • Page 84 If you select Disabled, your computer cannot charge external devices when your computer is in ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 85 Table 3. Config menu items (continued) Menu item Submenu item Selection Comments hibernation mode or is turned off without connecting to ac power. Keyboard/Mouse Fn and Ctrl Key swap • Disabled Enable exchanges of Fn and Ctrl key action at the bottom-left of •...
  • Page 86 AC is attached. When • Disabled the system is in hibernate state, the system resumes. If disabled, the system is not powered On nor resumed when AC is attached. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 87 Table 3. Config menu items (continued) Menu item Submenu item Selection Comments Disable Built-in Battery Use this feature to temporarily disable the built-in battery. The system will be automatically powered off after you select this item. Then the computer is ready to be serviced.
  • Page 88: Date And Time Menu

    If you select Disabled, no password prompt will be displayed; the computer goes ahead and loads the operating system. To prevent unauthorized access, you can set ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 89 Table 4. Security menu items (continued) Menu item Submenu item Selection Comments the user authentication on the operating system. Password at Restart • Disabled If you select and enable Password at restart, a password prompt will • Enabled be displayed when you restart the computer.
  • Page 90 Security Chip • Enabled Note: This item is available only when the Security Chip is set as Intel PTT. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 91 Table 4. Security menu items (continued) Menu item Submenu item Selection Comments • Disabled (If Security Chip If you select Enabled, the security Selection is Intel PTT) chip will be functional. If you select Disabled, the Security Chip option will be hidden and the security chip will not be functional.
  • Page 92 If you find that an application program does not run correctly after choosing Enabled, select Disabled and reset the setting. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 93 Table 4. Security menu items (continued) Menu item Submenu item Selection Comments Virtualization Intel(R) Virtualization • Disabled If you select Enabled, a Virtual Technology Machine Monitor (VMM) can utilize • Enabled the additional hardware capabilities provided by Intel Virtualization Technology. Intel(R) VT-d Feature •...
  • Page 94 This option is used to restore all keys and certificates in Secure Boot databases to factory defaults. Any customized Secure Boot settings will be erased, and the default platform key will be re-established along with ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 95: Startup Menu

    Table 4. Security menu items (continued) Menu item Submenu item Selection Comments the original signature databases including certificate for Windows 10 operating system. Clear All Secure Boot This option is used to clear all keys Keys and certificates in Secure Boot databases.
  • Page 96: Restart Menu

    Enabled, your computer will boot using the priority you have customized. Restart menu To exit the ThinkPad Setup program and restart the computer, select Restart from the ThinkPad Setup menu. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 97: Updating The Uefi Bios

    Windows environment. When you install a new program, a device driver, or hardware, you might be informed to update the UEFI BIOS. For instructions on how to update the UEFI BIOS, go to: http://www.lenovo.com/ThinkPadDrivers Using system management This topic is primarily intended for the network administrators.
  • Page 98 The Asset ID EEPROM contains information about the computer configuration and the serial numbers of the key components. It also includes a number of blank fields where you can record information about the end users in your network. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 99: Chapter 7. Preventing Problems

    • Profile your machine at http://www.lenovo.com/support to keep up to date with current drivers and revisions. • Keep up to date for device drivers on other non-Lenovo hardware. You might want to read the device driver information release notes prior to updating for compatibility or known issues.
  • Page 100: Making Sure Device Drivers Are Current

    This might eliminate the driver as the potential cause of a problem. Getting the latest drivers from the Web site You can download and install updated device drivers from the Lenovo Web site by doing the following: 1. Go to http://www.lenovo.com/ThinkPadDrivers.
  • Page 101: Taking Care Of Your Computer

    For more information about how to use the System Update program, refer to the help information system of the program. Taking care of your computer Although your computer is designed to function reliably in normal work environments, you need to use common sense in handling it.
  • Page 102: Cleaning The Cover Of Your Computer

    Taking care in setting passwords • Remember your passwords. If you forget a supervisor or hard disk password, Lenovo will not reset it, and you might have to replace the system board or the storage drive. Registering your computer •...
  • Page 103 1. Gently wipe the display with a dry, soft lint-free cloth. If you see a scratchlike mark on your display, it might be a stain transferred from the keyboard or the TrackPoint pointing stick when the cover was pressed from the outside. 2.
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  • Page 105: Chapter 8. Troubleshooting Computer Problems

    For additional information, refer to the Lenovo Solution Center help system. Note: If you are unable to isolate and repair the problem yourself after running the Lenovo Solution Center program, save and print the log files created by the program. You will need the log files when you speak to a Lenovo technical support representative.
  • Page 106: Spills On The Keyboard

    Solution: The EEPROM checksum is not correct (block # 0 and 1). Reset the block # 0 and 1, for example the box Serial Number, and/or block # 4 and 5, for example the UUID. • Message: 0189: Invalid RFID configuration information area. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 107 Solution: The EEPROM checksum is not correct (block # 4 and 5). Reset the block # 0 and 1, for example the box Serial Number, and/or block # 4 and 5, for example the UUID. • Message: 0190: Critical low-battery error. Solution: The computer turns off, because the battery is low.
  • Page 108: Beep Errors

    The following are the most common networking problems: Ethernet problems • Problem: The computer cannot connect to the network. Solution: Make sure that: – The supported dock is connected correctly to your computer. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 109: A Wireless Lan Problem

    – The cable is installed correctly. The network cable must be securely connected to the RJ45 connector of the supported dock. The maximum allowable distance from the computer to the hub is 100 meters (328 feet). If the cable is connected and the distance is within the limit but the problem persists, try a different cable.
  • Page 110: Problems With The Keyboard And Other Pointing Devices

    Status: This device is working properly. If keys on the keyboard still do not work, have the computer serviced. • Problem: All or some keys on the external numeric keypad do not work. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 111: Problems With The Display And Multimedia Devices

    Solution: Ensure that the external numeric keypad is correctly connected to the computer. Problems with the display and multimedia devices This topic includes the most common problems with displays and multimedia devices, including the computer display, the external monitor, and audio devices. Computer screen problems •...
  • Page 112: External Monitor Problems

    4. Click the icon for the desired monitor (the Monitor-2 icon is for the external monitor). 5. Click Display adapter properties. 6. Click the Monitor tab. 7. Select the correct screen refresh rate. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 113: Audio Problems

    • Problem: Wrong characters are displayed on the screen. Solution: Did you follow the correct procedure when installing the operating system or application program? If you did, have the external monitor serviced. • Problem: The Extend desktop function does not work. Solution: Enable the Extend desktop function by doing the following: 1.
  • Page 114 The procedure is as follows: 1. Open Control Panel. Click Hardware and Sound. 2. Click the Conexant HD Audio Manager icon. The Conexant HD Audio Manager window opens. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 115: Battery And Power Problems

    2. Connect the ac power adapter to the computer and let it charge. If a quick charger is available, use it to charge the over-discharged built-in battery. If the built-in battery cannot be fully charged in 24 hours, call Lenovo Customer Service Center to have it serviced.
  • Page 116: Power Problems

    If your computer does not run on battery power, do the following: 1. If the battery runs out of power, attach ac power adapter to recharge the battery. 2. If the battery is charged but the computer does not run, call Lenovo Customer Service Center to have it serviced.
  • Page 117: Problems With Drives And Other Storage Devices

    • Problem: The computer enters sleep mode (the sleep indicator turns on) immediately after the power-on self-test. Solution: Ensure that: – The battery is charged. – The operating temperature is within the acceptable range. Refer to “Operating environment” on page If the battery is charged and the temperature is within range, have the computer serviced.
  • Page 118: A Software Problem

    If the application still does not run correctly, contact your place of purchase or a service representative for help. Problems with ports and connectors The following are the most common problems with ports and connectors. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 119: A Usb Problem

    A USB problem Problem: A device connected to the USB connector does not work. Solution: Open the Device Manager window. Ensure that the USB device setup is correct, and that the assignment of computer resource and the installation of the device driver are correct. To open the Device Manager window, go to Control Panel and click Hardware and Sound ➙...
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  • Page 121: Chapter 9. Recovery Overview

    Chapter 9. Recovery overview This chapter provides information about the recovery solutions provided by Lenovo. Recovery overview for the Windows 10 operating system The Windows recovery programs enable you to reset your computer or use advanced startup options. It is recommended that you create a recovery USB drive as early as possible. Store the recovery USB drive as a backup or replacement for the Windows recovery programs.
  • Page 122: Creating And Using A Recovery Usb Drive

    5. Click Troubleshoot to display the optional recovery solutions. 6. Select a corresponding recovery solution according to your situation. Then follow the instructions on the screen to complete the process. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 123: Chapter 10. Replacing Devices

    2. Turn on your computer. When the ThinkPad logo is displayed, immediately press F1 to enter ThinkPad Setup. 3. Select Config ➙ Power. The Power submenu is displayed. 4. Select Disable built-in battery and press Enter. © Copyright Lenovo 2015...
  • Page 124: Installing Or Replacing The Micro Sim Card

    2. Locate the micro-SIM-card tray at the rear of the computer. 3. Insert a straightened paper clip into the hole in the micro-SIM-card tray . The micro-SIM-card tray ejects . Then, slide the micro-SIM-card tray out of the computer. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 125: Replacing The Keyboard

    4. Gently take the micro SIM card out of the tray. 5. Install a new micro SIM card into the micro-SIM-card tray. 6. Insert the tray into the computer. 7. Reconnect the ac power adapter and all cables. Replacing the keyboard Before you start, print these instructions.
  • Page 126 4. Remove the screws that secure the keyboard. 5. Push hard in the direction shown by the arrows to unlatch the front edge of the keyboard (the edge that is close to you). ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 127 6. Pivot the keyboard slightly upward as shown by arrow . Then turn the keyboard over as shown by arrow 7. Detach the connectors and remove the keyboard. Installing the new keyboard To install the new keyboard, do the following: Chapter 10 Replacing devices...
  • Page 128 2. Insert the keyboard as shown by the arrows. Ensure that the rear edge of the keyboard (the edge that is close to the computer display) is under the frame of the keyboard bezel. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 129: Replacing The Base Cover Assembly

    3. Slide the keyboard in the direction shown by the arrows until the latches of the keyboard are hidden under the keyboard bezel. 4. Turn the computer over and reinstall the screws. 5. Turn the computer over again. Connect the ac power adapter and all cables to the computer. Replacing the base cover assembly Before you start, print these instructions.
  • Page 130 3. Remove the screw caps and the screw 4. Loosen the rest of the screws that secure the base cover assembly. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 131 5. Pry up the latches and then remove the base cover assembly. 6. Install the new base cover assembly in place. Chapter 10 Replacing devices...
  • Page 132: Replacing The Memory Module

    Attention: Before you start installing a memory module, touch a metal table or a grounded metal object. This action reduces any static electricity from your body. Static electricity could damage the memory module. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 133 Replacing the memory module To replace the memory module, do the following: 1. Disable the built-in battery. See “Disabling the built-in battery” on page 107. 2. Close the computer display, and turn the computer over. 3. Remove the base cover assembly. See “Replacing the base cover assembly” on page 113. 4.
  • Page 134: Replacing The Internal Storage Drive

    2. Close the computer display, and turn the computer over. 3. Remove the base cover assembly. See “Replacing the base cover assembly” on page 113. 4. Detach the connector. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 135 5. Take the drive tab and lift the drive. Then take the drive out of the drive bay. 6. Disconnect the drive cable from the storage drive. 7. Reconnect the drive cable to the new storage drive. Chapter 10 Replacing devices...
  • Page 136: Replacing The Button I/O Card

    1. Disable the built-in battery. See “Disabling the built-in battery” on page 107. 2. Close the computer display, and turn the computer over. 3. Remove the base cover assembly. See “Replacing the base cover assembly” on page 113. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 137 4. Detach the connector. 5. Remove the button I/O card as shown. 6. Insert the new button I/O card. Chapter 10 Replacing devices...
  • Page 138: Replacing The Ac Power Card

    1. Disable the built-in battery. See “Disabling the built-in battery” on page 107. 2. Close the computer display, and turn the computer over. 3. Remove the base cover assembly. See “Replacing the base cover assembly” on page 113. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 139 4. Disconnect the cable from the ac power card. 5. Remove the screws that secure the ac power card. Chapter 10 Replacing devices...
  • Page 140 6. Remove the dc-in bracket. 7. Remove the ac power card. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 141 8. Install the new ac power card in place. 9. Install the dc-in bracket in place. Chapter 10 Replacing devices...
  • Page 142: Replacing The Speaker Assembly

    To replace the speaker assembly, do the following: 1. Disable the built-in battery. See “Disabling the built-in battery” on page 107. 2. Close the computer display, and turn the computer over. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 143 3. Remove the base cover assembly. See “Replacing the base cover assembly” on page 113. 4. Remove the button I/O card. See “Replacing the button I/O card” on page 120. 5. Detach the connectors. 6. Remove the screws. Then remove the speaker assembly. Chapter 10 Replacing devices...
  • Page 144: Replacing The Coin-Cell Battery

    11. Turn the computer over again. Connect the ac power adapter and all cables to the computer. Replacing the coin-cell battery Before you start, print these instructions. Read the important safety information first. See “Important safety information” on page vi. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 145 If the coin-cell battery is incorrectly replaced, there is danger of an explosion. The coin-cell battery contains a small amount of harmful substances. To avoid possible injury: • Replace only with a battery of the type recommended by Lenovo. • Keep the battery away from fire.
  • Page 146 7. Turn the computer over again. Connect the ac power adapter and all cables to the computer. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 147: Chapter 11. Getting Support

    Lenovo to assist you. This section contains information about where to go for additional information about Lenovo and our products, what to do if you experience a problem with your computer, and whom to call for service should it be necessary.
  • Page 148: Using Diagnostic Programs

    • Lenovo hardware repair - If the problem is determined to be caused by Lenovo hardware under warranty, trained service personnel are available to provide the applicable level of service.
  • Page 149: Purchasing Additional Services

    • Installation and maintenance of network operating systems (NOS) • Installation and maintenance of application programs For the terms and conditions of the Lenovo Limited Warranty that applies to your Lenovo hardware product, see “Warranty information” in the Safety, Warranty, and Setup Guide that comes with your computer.
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  • Page 151: Appendix A. Regulatory Information

    Appendix A. Regulatory information The latest compliance information is available at http://www.lenovo.com/compliance. Location of the UltraConnect wireless antennas ThinkPad notebook computers feature an UltraConnect™ wireless antenna system built into the display for optimal reception, which enables you to establish wireless communications wherever you are.
  • Page 152 Due to the fact that integrated wireless cards operate within the guidelines found in radio frequency safety standards and recommendations, Lenovo believes they are safe for use by consumers. These standards and recommendations reflect the consensus of the scientific community and result from deliberations of panels and committees of scientists who continually review and interpret the extensive research literature.
  • Page 153: Wireless-Radio Compliance Information

    Certification related information The following table contains information of the product name, compliance ID, and machine types. Product name Compliance ID Machine types TP00079A ThinkPad S3 20EM, 20EL, 20G1, 20G0, and 20FY ® ThinkPad Yoga ThinkPad Yoga 460 Export classification notice This product is subject to the United States Export Administration Regulations (EAR) and has an Export Classification Control Number (ECCN) of 5A992.c .
  • Page 154: Electronic Emission Notices

    Electronic emission notices Federal Communications Commission Declaration of Conformity The following information refers to the ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 notebook computers, machine types 20EM, 20EL, 20G1, 20G0, and 20FY. This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules.
  • Page 155: German Class B Compliance Statement

    Geräte der Klasse B. Dieses Gerät ist berechtigt, in Übereinstimmung mit dem Deutschen EMVG das EG-Konformitätszeichen - CE - zu führen. Verantwortlich für die Konformitätserklärung nach Paragraf 5 des EMVG ist die Lenovo (Deutschland) GmbH, Gropiusplatz 10, D-70563 Stuttgart. Informationen in Hinsicht EMVG Paragraf 4 Abs. (1) 4: Das Gerät erfüllt die Schutzanforderungen nach EN 55024 und EN 55022 Klasse B.
  • Page 156: Japan Compliance Statement For Products Which Connect To The Power Mains With Rated Current Less Than Or Equal To 20 A Per Phase

    Lenovo product service information for Taiwan Eurasian compliance mark Brazil audio notice Ouvir sons com mais de 85 decibéis por longos períodos pode provocar danos ao sistema auditivo. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 157: Appendix B. Weee And Recycling Statements

    Collecting and recycling a disused Lenovo computer or monitor If you are a company employee and need to dispose of a Lenovo computer or monitor that is the property of the company, you must do so in accordance with the Law for Promotion of Effective Utilization of Resources.
  • Page 158: Recycling Information For Brazil

    If you need to replace it with a new one, contact your place of purchase or contact Lenovo for service. If you need to dispose of a disused lithium battery, insulate it with vinyl tape, contact your place of purchase or an industrial-waste-disposal operator, and follow their instructions.
  • Page 159: Battery Recycling Information For Taiwan

    For proper collection and treatment, go to: http://www.lenovo.com/recycling Battery recycling information for Taiwan Battery recycling information for the United States and Canada Recycling information for China Appendix B.
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  • Page 161: Appendix C. Restriction Of Hazardous Substances Directive (Rohs)

    The latest environmental information is available at http://www.lenovo.com/ecodeclaration. European Union RoHS This Lenovo product, with included parts (cables, cords, and so on) meets the requirements of Directive 2011/65/EU on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (“RoHS recast”...
  • Page 162: China Rohs

    China RoHS Turkish RoHS The Lenovo product meets the requirements of the Republic of Turkey Directive on the Restriction of the Use of Certain Hazardous Substances in Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE). ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 163: Ukraine Rohs

    Ukraine RoHS India RoHS RoHS compliant as per E-Waste (Management & Handling) Rules, 2011. Appendix C. Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive (RoHS)
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  • Page 165: Appendix D. Energy Star Model Information

    Windows help information on your computer. The Wake on LAN function is enabled when your Lenovo computer is shipped from the factory, and the setting remains valid even when the computer is in sleep mode. If you do not need to have Wake on LAN enabled while your computer is in sleep mode, you can reduce the power consumption and prolong the time in sleep mode, by disabling the setting of Wake on LAN for sleep mode.
  • Page 166 6. Clear the Allow this device to wake the computer check box. 7. Click OK. ThinkPad S3, ThinkPad Yoga 14, and ThinkPad Yoga 460 User Guide...
  • Page 167: Appendix E. Notices

    Lenovo representative for information on the products and services currently available in your area. Any reference to a Lenovo product, program, or service is not intended to state or imply that only that Lenovo product, program, or service may be used. Any functionally equivalent product, program, or service that does not infringe any Lenovo intellectual property right may be used instead.
  • Page 168: Trademarks

    Trademarks The following terms are trademarks of Lenovo in the United States, other countries, or both: Lenovo Active Protection System Secure Data Disposal ThinkPad ThinkPad logo TrackPoint UltraConnect Yoga Intel, Intel SpeedStep, and Intel vPro are trademarks of Intel Corporation in the U. S. and/or other countries.

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