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ThinkVantage Active Protection System for Windows 8.1 (32-bit), 8 (32-bit), 7 (32-bit), Vista (32-bit), XP - Notebook

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This package installs the software support for ThinkVantage Active Protection System.


Supported ThinkPad Systems
  • ThinkPad Edge 11, Edge 13, Edge 14, Edge 15, Edge E10, Edge E30, Edge E31, Edge E40, Edge E50
  • ThinkPad Edge E120, Edge E125, Edge E130, Edge E135
  • ThinkPad Edge E220s, Edge E320, Edge E325, Edge E330, Edge E335
  • ThinkPad Edge E420, Edge E420s, Edge E425, Edge E430, Edge E430c, Edge E431, Edge E435, Edge E445
  • ThinkPad Edge E520, Edge E525, Edge E530, Edge E530c, Edge E531, Edge E535, Edge E545, Edge L330
  • ThinkPad L410, L412, L420, L421, L430, L510, L512, L520, L530
  • ThinkPad Reserve Edition
  • ThinkPad R50, R50p, R51, R52, R60, R61, R61e, R61i, R400, R500
  • ThinkPad S430, S431, S531
  • ThinkPad SL300, SL400, SL400c, SL410, SL500, SL500c, SL510
  • ThinkPad Twist S230u
  • ThinkPad T41, T41p, T42, T42p, T43, T43p, T60, T60p, T61, T61p
  • ThinkPad T400, T400s, T410, T410i, T410s, T410si, T420, T420i, T420s, T420si, T430, T430i, T430s, T430si, T430u, T431s, T440, T440p, T440s
  • ThinkPad T500, T510, T510i, T520, T520i, T530, T530i, T540p
  • ThinkPad W500, W510, W520, W530, W540, W700(*2), W700ds, W701, W701ds
  • ThinkPad X1, X1 Hybrid
  • ThinkPad X40(*1), X41, X41 Tablet, X60, X60s, X60 Tablet, X61, X61s, X61 Tablet
  • ThinkPad X100e, X120e, X121e, X130e, X131e, X140e
  • ThinkPad X200, X200s, X200 Tablet, X201, X201i, X201s,X201 Tablet, X220, X220i, X220 Tablet, X220i Tablet
  • ThinkPad X230, X230i, X230s, X230 Tablet, X230i Tablet, X240, X240s, X300, X301
  • ThinkPad Yoga, S1 Yoga
  • ThinkPad Z60m, Z60t, Z61e, Z61m, Z61p, Z61t
  • Lenovo B430
  • Lenovo V480, V480c, V580, V580c, V480s, V490u
  • Zhaoyang K29, Zhaoyang K49, Zhaoyang K4350

*1,*2: Refer to the notes section below


Supported Operating Systems
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 32-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 8 32-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 7 32-bit
  • Microsoft Windows Vista 32-bit
  • Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition, Professional
  • Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition 2005


Summary of Changes


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


  • (New) Added support for ThinkPad S1 Yoga,Yoga.
  • (Fix) Fixed the issue for the Graphic User Interface.


Additional Information

Please refer to the README file for the following:

  • Installation Instructions
  • Determining Which Version is Installed
  • Complete list of summary of changes
  • Known limitations (if any)


  • *1: Note for ThinkPad X40 systems require the following BIOS and Embedded Controller versions to enable ThinkVantage Active Protection System:
  • *2 For ThinkPad W700 - RAID mode configuration
    • To enable ThinkVantage Active Protection System in RAID configuration, The following software are required:
    • Update BIOS and Intel Matrix Storage Manager Driver prior to install ThinkVantage Active Protection System if necessary.
    • For more detail for each software identification and updating, refer to release notes of BIOS and Intel Matrix Storage Manager Driver.
  • *3 Note for Microsoft Windows 2000 If you are using the Windows 2000 operating system, install Active Protection System instead.
  • *4 for Note for Zhaoyang K29, K49. If you are using the Zhaoyang K29, K49, install Active Protection System instead.


  • Alias ID: MIGR-53150, MIGR-53150-KR
  • Document ID:DS015000
  • Last Updated :7/23/2014
  • (c) 2014 Lenovo