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Note for ThinkPad X1 Carbon users:
This document only supports X1 Carbon (Type 20A7, 20A8).
To find your X1 Carbon Type, please click here for more details.

 

This package installs the software (monitor information file) which defines the following items for ThinkPad LCD.

  • Monitor INF (Information file for the maximum resolution and monitor naming)
  • Windows ICM (Image Color Management file for ICC Color Profile)
    You can obtain an accurate color representation with the Windows ICM file.

Refer to marketing materials to find out what computer models support which devices.


Note:

  • If this package has been installed, updating (overwrite-installing) this package will fix problems, add new functions, or expand functions as noted below.
  • This program is language independent and can be used with any language system.
Contents
Supported ThinkPad Systems
Supported Operating Systems
Summary of changes
Notes
Installation Instructions

 

Supported ThinkPad Systems
  • 11e
  • Helix
  • T440, T440p, T440s, T540p
  • W540
  • X1 Carbon (Types: 20A7, 20A8)
  • X1 Helix, X1 Helix 3G
  • X240, X240s
  • Yoga, Yoga 11e
Supported Operating Systems
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1  64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 8  32-bit, 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 7  32-bit, 64-bit
Summary of Changes

Where:

  • [Important] Important update
  • (New) New function or enhancement
  • (Fix) Correction to existing function

Version 5.03

  • (New) Added support for ThinkPad Yoga 11e.
  • (New) Added support for ThinkPad 11e.
  • (New) Added support for ThinkPad T540, W540.
  • [Important] Added support for Microsoft Windows 7.
    (Note) For Windows 7/8/8.1, use this version 5.03 (GROI03WW).
  • (New) Added support for ThinkPad X1 Carbon (Machine types: 20A7, 20A8).
  • (New) Added support for ThinkPad S1 Yoga, Yoga.
  • [Important] Added support for Microsoft Windows 8.1.
    (Note) For Windows 7, use the previous version 5.01 (GEOI05WW).
Installation Instructions

Note:

  • If your computer runs satisfactorily now, it may not be necessary to update the software. To determine if you should update the software, refer to the Version Information section.
  • If you use the preload environment, you do not need this package. This package
    is required when you install Windows OS without the preload image.
Manual Install

This section assumes to use Internet Explorer and Windows Explorer.

[Downloading file]

  1. Select the underlined file name. Once this is done, some pop-up windows will appear.
  2. Follow the instructions on the screen.
  3. In the window to choose Run or Save, click the Save button.
  4. Choose the folder you would like to download the file to and click the Save button. A different window will appear and the download will begin and complete. Once the download has completed, there may or may not be a message stating that the download completed successfully.

[Extracting file]

  1. Make sure to be logged on with administrator account.
  2. Locate the directory where the file was downloaded.
  3. Locate the file that was downloaded and double-click it.
  4. Follow the instructions on the screen.
  5. In the "Select Destination Location" window, click Next. If you would like to select a different folder, click Browse.
  6. In the "Ready to Install" window, click Install. All the necessary files will be extracted to the folder selected in the step 9.
  7. Click Finish to complete extraction.
    The default location is C:\DRIVERS\WIN\MONITOR.

[Installing files]

  1. Right-click on the desktop then select Screen resolution.
  2. Click Advanced Settings.
  3. Select the Monitor tab.
  4. Click Properties.
  5. Select the Driver tab then click Update Driver.
  6. Select "Browse my computer for driver software".
  7. Click "Let me pick from a list of device drivers on my computer".
  8. Click Have Disk.
  9. Specify path to this monitor INF then click Open.
    Example: C:\DRIVERS\WIN\MONITOR
  10. Click OK.
  11. Confirm the correct display type, then click Next.
  12. Windows has finished installing. Click Close.
  13. Click Close for Display Propertries.
  14. Click OK for the Monitor tab.
  15. Click OK for the Display Settings.

Finally delete the file saved in Step 4.



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