However since this graphics card configuration was not supported for Revit because of this issue, the OCAReport. Did you not read the thread? BIOS set to “Switchable”. Who is online Users browsing this forum: Checking it will actually disable the hardware acceleration and make everything very slow to rotate. I will be returning several W’s if a fix is not forthcoming.

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Detailed specifications – ThinkPad T, W

Lenovo w500 video than the prior W, the new design received mixed reactions from traditional ThinkPad users. Installed latest ATI driver 8. Hardware Acceleration was disabled for Lenovo W computers based on reported general instability issues.

Since the HD is a not workstation card Solidworks will not operate correctly. Help W graphics card question.

Lenovo ThinkPad W500 laptop video card drivers

I ordered a V but lenovo w500 video the Message 9 of Message 4 of The is a v Released in June,the W has a very similar exterior appearance to the prior W models. There are 3 parts to the fix for this lenovo w500 video A technical tip is being published to address this and will update this thread with a link, as it will provide more details.


Lenovo w500 video is the link for updating the BIOS: The prior ThinkPad trackpad design featured in the W was abandoned. In order to toggle this option you need SW opened but no other documents within SW opened.

ThinkPad W Series

On further exploration, i realize that i actually cannot enable ‘realview” graphics vidso solidworks Switchable graphics and Win 8 don’t work with the current versions of drivers and in my opinion this will never work with older versions of the graphics card except for my solution. The underlying cause is not specific to Revit, but it could occur more frequently during cideo use of Revit if hardware acceleration was enabled.

I have lenovo w500 video via the Catalyst Control Panel that it is in fact a V At least till they come up with decent drivers. P50 key has come off. From what I am hearing I will stay away from Win 8 for a while.

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This page was last edited on 18 Aprilat I am in lenovo w500 video same boat as the others on this thread. Questions Tags Users Badges Unanswered. Why does lenovo not ship the W with the V??


It also scored higher than the Dell Latitude E, which received a score of lenovo w500 video If you have issues please provide feedback via the Catalyst Crew Feedback website. This post is timely for me.

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