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Lenovo ThinkPad T490 tips and tricks, hidden features and laptop hacks

Lenovo ThinkPad T490 tips and tricks

Publication Date: July 16, 2021
   Here are the not commonly known Lenovo ThinkPad T490 laptop tips and tricks, cool hacks and also instructions, secret codes, set up guides, how Tos which will help you learn more about your laptop. It is time to learn more about your Lenovo laptop and to maximize system performance. You will also be interested in best tips and cool hidden features of new ThinkPad T490, first 10 things to do and secret tricks to set it up.
Series GPU list
NVIDIA GeForce MX250 4Gb GDDR5
Intel UHD Graphics 620
Series CPU list
Intel Core i5-8265U
Intel Core i5-8365U
Intel Core i7-8565U
Intel Core i7-8665U
Intel Core i7-10510U

Additional Lenovo laptop series for which these instructions are relevant: ThinkPad T490s.

   So you bought the ThinkPad T490 laptop and want to figure out how to use it to the maximum. You found it. All tutorials and manuals are below. How to find secret options and best hacks on Lenovo ThinkPad T490? Where to locate hidden features on Lenovo laptop? How to use best tricks on ThinkPad T490.
Secret hacks for expert users
How to disable on Lenovo laptop: secure boot; trackpad; keyboard; fingerprint reader; integrated onboard graphics in bios; caps, scroll, num lock; touchpad; talkback; red button; function key; bios password; touch screen; camera.

Cool tricks for Lenovo laptop
How to fix: battery not charging; keyboard keys; sound problem; no bootable device; hard to press touchpad; if touch screen, keyboard, camera, mouse, microphone, touchpad, usb ports, Wi-Fi switch button not working; black screen or laptop not booting up from usb or broken button, port, charger, hinge; overheating when playing games; beeps; slow boot and running.

Possible Lenovo ThinkPad T490 specs and configurations
Release date: 2021, 2020
Operating System: Windows 11, Windows 10 Pro or Home
Screen Sizes: 14.0 Inches
Screen resolutions: 1920 x 1080 Pixels, 1366 x 768 Pixels, 2560 x 1440 Pixels
RAM: 2GB, 4GB, 6GB, 8GB, 12GB, 16GB, 20GB, 32GB
Hard drive capacity: 64GB, 128GB, 256GB, 320GB, 512GB, 1TB, 2TB
Storage type: HDD, SED, SSD, eMMC
Hard drive interface: M.2, PCIe, NVMe TLC, SATA
Lenovo ThinkPad T490 laptop tips and tricks

Common tips for Windows 10, 7 laptop
How to get more storage and cursor back, get battery out, get mouse to work on Lenovo laptop or how to get past password; get rid of password; get apps; get into bios or to control panel; get virus off; get touchpad, keyboard, microphone, camera to work; get sound back; get to boot order menu.

Hidden features for novice users
How to make laptop play games faster, better and not overheat, cool, less laggy when playing games.

Best tips for Lenovo ThinkPad T490
Can I play these games on ThinkPad T490: Overwatch, Just Cause 4(5), Assassin's Creed, Star Wars: The Old Republic, Metro Exodus, Apex Legends, Halo Infinite, Rainbow Six Siege, CS:GO.


How to delete (remove or clean): cookies; apps from launchpad; email, Google, Microsoft, Twitter, Facebook, Spotify, Vudu account; everything; recent, unwanted, read only files on Lenovo laptop.


How to change on Lenovo ThinkPad T490: screen size, brightness, color, resolution, orientation; boot hard drive; sleep time; fan speed; touchpad sensitivity; graphics card; administrator, login, user, file name; background; keyboard layout, language; repair forgotten admin password to login, BIOS, wifi; font style; screensaver; ram speed; battery; backlight keyboard color; wallpaper; screen orientation.

Everything is here for ThinkPad T490 model: 20N2A01UUS, 20N2S3GP00, 20N2S3GQ00, 20N2S3GT00, 20N2S3H400, 20N2S3HB00, 20N2S3HG00, 20NX002JUS, 20NXS2UP00, 20NXS2UT00, 20NXS2UV00, 20NXS2UY00.

Lenovo ThinkPad T490 laptop tips and tricks video

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