Note for ThinkPad X1 Carbon users:
This document supports both X1 Carbon (Type 3443, 3444, 3446, 3448, 3460, 3462, 3463), X1 Carbon (Type 20A7, 20A8) and X1 Carbon (Type 20BS, 20BT)
To find your X1 Carbon Type, please click here for more details.
Communications Utility enables you to change all settings for the integrated camera, microphone, and audio functions at one place to optimize the Video and Voice over the Internet (VOIP) experience.
The following functions are provided:
- Integrated camera settings (only for model with the integrated camera)
- Muting the camera during the video chat (Windows 7/Vista/XP)
- Automatic zooming of the camera preview using face detection (Windows 7)
- Screen sharing feature during the VOIP conference (Windows 7)
- Audio settings
- If an earlier version of this package has been installed on your computer, updating (overwrite-installing) this package will fix problems, add new functions, or expand functions as noted below.
- For Windows XP, please use this version
- For Windows Vista, please use this version
- Lenovo B430, B475e, B480, B490, B490s
- Lenovo B575e, B580, B590
- Lenovo B4500
- Lenovo B5400
- Lenovo E49
- Lenovo E4430
- Lenovo M490, M495, M490s
- Lenovo M4400, M4400s, M4450
- Lenovo M5400
- Lenovo V480, V480c, V480s, V490u V580, V580c
- Lenovo V4400, V4400u
- ThinkPad Edge E130, E135, E145
- ThinkPad Edge E330, E335
- ThinkPad Edge E430, E430c, E431, E435, E440, E445, E455
- ThinkPad Edge E530, E530c, E531, E535, E540, E545, E555
- ThinkPad E450
- ThinkPad 11e
- ThinkPad Helix (Type 3xxx)
- ThinkPad L330
- ThinkPad L430, L440, L450
- ThinkPad L530, L540
- ThinkPad S1 Yoga
- ThinkPad Yoga 14
- ThinkPad Yoga 15
- ThinkPad S3-S431, S3-S440
- ThinkPad S5-S531, S5-S540
- ThinkPad S430, S431, S440
- Thinkpad S531, S540
- ThinkPad T430, T430i, T430s, T430si, T430u, T431s,
- ThinkPad T440, T440p, T440s , T450, T450s
- ThinkPad T530, T530i, T540p, T550
- ThinkPad W530, W540, W541,W550s
- ThinkPad X1 Carbon,
- ThinkPad X1 Helix (Type 3xxx), X1 Helix (Type 3xxx) 3G
- Thinkpad X131e, X140e X230, X230i, X230s, X230 Tablet, X230i Tablet, X240, X240s, X250
- ThinkVision LT2323z
- Zhaoyang E49 K29 K49 K2450 K4350, K4450
- Microsoft Windows 7 32-bit, 64-bit
- < > Package version number
- [Important] Important update
- (New) New function or enhancement
- (Fix) Correction to existing function
- (New) Added support for ThinkPad E450,E450c,E550,E550c,L450,T450,T450s,T550,W541,W550s,X250.
- (New) Added support for ThinkPad S5 Yoga 15.
- (New) Added support for ThinkPad E450.
- (New) Enhanced the experience when you using Communications Utility on a system with high DPI display.
- (Fix) Fixed an issue that the option Automatically optimize my mic by facial recognition is displayed even when the system does not support Fortemedia. The feature is not available in such condition.
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)