= Typical Lenovo: shove it to the users; they will understand. Vantage is a Universal Windows Platform (UWP) application that can be loaded at the factory as part of a custom image, via Lenovo’s Crystal preload, or downloaded by IT. As I've read through the forums flashing the bios will rarely clear the password of this Lenovo. If you’re using Windows 8/8.1, you’ll need to restart the computer from Windows to access the BIOS. Vantage automates BIOS and firmware updates, ensuring devices remain up-to-date and protected against emerging threats. I have a different issue w/BIOS Update 10 [64}. Then when I start to install I get the message: "This BIOS is only for Lenovo Yoga 720-15 IKB. Are you sure you want to update this BIOS on this machine?" These days latest models of ThinkPads support direct BIOS/Firmware updates using Linux CLI and GUI. Install it' Is it necessary to do it? I did the bios update as usual and after completion my laptop won’t turn on. The procedure discussed here is for an older model of Lenovo ThinkPad and other models. My first priority is to update the bios to resolve the issue with some ram's. Using the BIOS update utility (while windows is running) is generally discouraged. I am going to update my BIOS for the Lenovo x230 laptop. When I checked Lenovo Vantage for system updates It showed BIOS update is available. Der kleine Helfer nennt sich „Lenovo System Update“. Dan Joshy I myself have had a bad experience when I tried to use such a utility, the bios got corrupted. How much time does it take to install? The BIOS update utility should run now; Let us see all steps in details. Will a problem occurs after installing BIOS or it helps the laptop? Thanks for the heads up. Lenovo provide a fix please I need my laptop for studying. As soon as the computer restarts, you’ll see a black screen that says ″lenovo″ in large white letters. Anyway, thanks for your support Gamloi7. Note: new BIOS updates from Companion/Lenovo system update, will POP UP a notification, Utility 28.xx wants to make a BIOS change. I'll use the cd burning method. My laptop is IdeaPad 3 15IIL05. So when should you update your BIOS? Regards. Did you know you can update your system BIOS with an executable or through Lenovo Vantage? I have a Yoga 720-15IKB Laptop (ideapad) - Type 80X7 Anyone seen this issue? Only if there's a problem--especially a hardware-related one--and your research suggests that the BIOS may be the cause. I spectated that the ‚new‘ bios was only the size of 32 blocks when it was flashed. I keep receiving the message to install BIOS Update - 10 . I wonder if I go on with the bios uptate it will ask me for a password through the process and so to block the update and of couse to invalidate the netbook. Das Tool aktualisiert nicht nur BIOS, sondern auch Lenovo-Treiber und Anwendungen. The screen only appears for a few seconds, so you’ll need to perform the next step quickly. This Magical pop up, utility 29.x -similar- wants to update your BIOS. ; Anschließend rufen Sie in Ihrem Browser die Support-Seite von Lenovo aus. Think BIOS Config Tool from Lenovo is a free, lightweight HTML Application (HTA) tool designed to let IT view and update BIOS settings directly or remotely from a simple Graphic User Interface (GUI), allowing for the automation of BIOS configurations with a simple initialization file (INI). This package provides BIOS Update and is supported on 320S-15IKB, 520S-14IKB , Flex 5-1470, Flex 5-1570, Yoga 520-14IKB, 320S-14IKB, 320S-15ISK, ideapad 2in1-14 and running the following Operating Systems: Windows 10 (64-bit) Research is the key to a safe BIOS update. Bevor Sie das BIOS auf diese Weise aktualisieren, sollten Sie im Vorfeld nach Windows Updates suchen und diese gegebenenfalls installieren.