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hello kale you have helped me again. can I send you a bios dump for an X240 ? I need advanced menu + whitelist.

drop me a PM Thank you

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58 minutes ago, JimInside said:

hello kale you have helped me again. can I send you a bios dump for an X240 ? I need advanced menu + whitelist.

drop me a PM Thank you

Hello!

Ok. PM message sent.

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Posted (edited)

- removed, due to wrong area to ask -

 

Edited by Dagor
thread is only for x240

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38 minutes ago, Dagor said:

Hi Klem,

I have a Lenovo x250 - do you also help there?

https://www.dropbox.com/s/d2h3onht6xisgji/moddedx250bios.bin?dl=0

 

I modded the bios myself to enable a screen whitelist. But now it beeps in goups of five two times. I think I need to rehash the BIOS, but can't find out how. Can you help here or explain how I could do that? Also, the advanced menu would be a nice thing, I also haven't found how I could do that.

 

Cheers

Hi!

This thread for requests to unlock bios for Lenovo ThinkPad X240 only.

In your case you need create new topic.

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hi do you still mod the bios for the lenovo x240 i would like to unlock it and remove the wight list 

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1 hour ago, gaz2136 said:

hi do you still mod the bios for the lenovo x240 i would like to unlock it and remove the wight list 

Hi!

Yes, if you already have hardware SPI-programmer. You can send me your bios dump to unlock.

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Hi Klem. 

I sent you a PM with my bios dump.

Thanks !

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1 hour ago, Floralys said:

Hi Klem. 

I sent you a PM with my bios dump.

Thanks !

Hi!

Ok. Your unlocked bios done. Check PM.

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Hey @Klem !

Could you help me ? I would unlock my bios on a X240 to install a SSD M.2 Toshiba. 

 

Thank you very much.

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2 hours ago, Flozzy0312 said:

Hey @Klem !

Could you help me ? I would unlock my bios on a X240 to install a SSD M.2 Toshiba. 

 

Thank you very much.

Hi!

What happens now if you try to install your SSD M.2 Toshiba?

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Hi i asked for bios mod (advanced menu  and whitelist remove) on another forum.

Some guy helped me and create bios mod.

he also sent some poor written instruction how to fix  5beeps problem, but that instruction does not work for me.

could you help me to deal with that problem please?

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1 hour ago, marts2007 said:

Hi i asked for bios mod (advanced menu  and whitelist remove) on another forum.

Some guy helped me and create bios mod.

he also sent some poor written instruction how to fix  5beeps problem, but that instruction does not work for me.

could you help me to deal with that problem please?

Hi!

2x5 beeps after install any modified bios, it's normal for this laptop model, because this laptop model have special TPM/Security chip, every time when laptop start, this chip will check special RSA signature.
When the BIOS integrity test fails, a sequence of 5 whistles is issued twice at boot.
After modifying to remove whitelist (enable unauthorized WI-FI cards), enable advanced menu, etc. the BIOS can't pass the integrity test (because bios was modified), and therefore sequence of 5 whistles is issued twice at boot.

In this case, I know only this way:

Disable TPM/Security chip (in bios setup menu) before and after flashing.

Pull out CMOS battery and wait 5-10 min to reset NVRAM data.

Set Intel AMT module (in bios setup menu) to Disabled.

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Finally! 

I took off cmos battery (and all other including power cord) for 20 minutes.

putted it back - got no luck 5 beeps again.

Assembled all back.

Started using OS X Mojave.

and... after some reboots beeps are gone!! Thank you so much! u made my day!

btw don`t you know is there any way to make DW1650 BCM94352Z work in windows 10? it does not find any netwroks in lenovo x240 laptop.

(this adapter works with OSX at the same laptop) I found the solution for Linux.. but not for Windows here - https://www.insanelymac.com/forum/topic/307738-bcm94352-working-in-osx-but-not-in-windowsoo/?page=2

 

Best regards!

 

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Posted (edited)

Hallo Klem,

 

I sent you a PM.

Can you unlock the BIOS?

 

Thank You

 

EDIT: Works fine!

Thanks

Edited by replay

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6 minutes ago, replay said:

Hallo Klem,

 

I sent you a PM.

Can you unlock the BIOS?

 

Thank You

Hi!

Ok. Check PM.

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Hi do you still do bios fixes and what things can you unlock I'm looking to do a display mod to 13.3 and run Mac os thanks waiting for your reply. :)

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3 hours ago, totalkiller4 said:

Hi do you still do bios fixes and what things can you unlock I'm looking to do a display mod to 13.3 and run Mac os thanks waiting for your reply. :)

Hi!

In bios mod will be unlocked:

1.  Hidden additional menus and settings (Advanced menu) in Bios Setup Menu.

2.  Whitelist to upgrade Wi-Fi adapter (New Wi-Fi cards).

3.  Hackintosh power Management to solve power Management panic.

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Dear Klem, whould you please unlock the whitelist for wifi cards and also the hidden menu for the bios of my thinkpad x240!

Here is the link for my dumped bios .bin file. Thanks A lot!!

 

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1st-O61VxahQxErYkzMy6H_aZFegUYcyS/view?usp=sharing

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