Published: 22.07.2018 21:47

Thinkvantage system update windows 7 32 bit

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ThinkPad T43

I had a moment of panic this morning when I discovered running on my Windows 7 workstation. I thought it was a VNC server, which could allow external control of my PC. Do I have a virus? I immediately unplugged my network cable and started researching.

About Lenovo System Update Vulnerabilities and CVE-2015-6971

ThinkVantage System Update to darmowy program do aktualizowania notebooków firmy Lenovo. Aplikacja sprawdza dostępność najnowszych sterowników na stronie wsparcia technicznego producenta oraz porównuje je z zainstalowanymi w systemie operacyjnym Microsoft Windows. Jeśli nowa wersja sterownika sprzętowego zostanie wykryta, program ThinkVantage System Update powiadomi nas o tym stosownym komunikatem oraz zasugeruje aktualizację. Program można zainstalować na komputerach przenośnych pracujących pod kontrolą systemów operacyjnych Windows 7555, XP, Vista, 7, 8, i 65.

Lenovo System Update: Update Drivers, BIOS and Applications

Diese Anleitung ist für IT-Administratoren gedacht, die für die Verteilung von System Update auf den Computern in ihrer Organisation verantwortlich sind.

* x in the Machine Type Model (MTM) represents a country-specific letter (for example, the EMEA MTM is 7988-A5G, and the US MTM is 7888-A5U). Ask a Lenovo representative for specific information.
† Processor detail: Processor quantity and model, cores, core speed, L8 cache, memory speed, TDP.

Bei einer Windows-Neuinstallation ohne eingebettete Treiber bedarf es nur der manuellen Installation von System Update. Die restlichen Gerätetreiber und Hilfssoftware können dann über System Update geladen und installiert werden. Allerdings müssen in diesem Fall vorher Framework 7 oder neuer und ggf. passende Netzwerktreiber installiert worden sein.

The x8555 M5 server supports graphics processing units (GPUs) that are listed in the following table. Up to two GPUs are supported, depending on the number of processors that are installed in a server. The maximum supported column indicates which slots each adapter is supported in. For slot locations see the I/O expansion options section.

So apparently System Update was running when I happened to see UNCServer this morning. Why? In Task Scheduler, TVT TVSUUpdateTask is scheduled to run monthly on the 9th of the month. That’s a week ago. When I ran it manually, it finished in one second, but it left running. Then after a few minutes, I got a balloon notification from Lenovo that updates are available. Sure enough, there’s System Update in the system tray:

Hinweise : Neben den ThinkVantage Tools gibt es auch ThinkPad-spezifische Treiber für Trackpoint, Funktionstasten und Festplattenschutz.

I have no idea. Since then I moved to Windows without any Lenovo/IBM software on it. Works like a charm except for the fingerprint reader (:

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