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      Lenovo BIOS Setup using Windows Management Instrumentation Deployment Guide - ThinkPad

      Name File Version Size Release Date
      (English) BIOS Setup using Windows Management Instrumentation Deployment Guide skl_deploy_01.pdf
      February 2016 313.5 KB 15 Mar 2016
      Sample Scripts for BIOS Deployment Guide script.zip February 2016
      2.7 KB 15 Mar 2016


      The purpose of this guide is to explain how to modify BIOS passwords, settings, and boot order using Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) through the Lenovo client-management interface. This guide is intended for skilled IT administrators who are familiar with configuring BIOS settings on computers in their organizations.

      BIOS setup through WMI is supported on the following recent ThinkPad products:

      • ThinkPad L430, L530, L440, L540, L450, L460, L560
      • ThinkPad T430, T430s, T430u, T530, T440, T440p, T440s, T540p, T450, T450s, T550, W550s, T460, T460p, T460s, T560
      • ThinkPad X1 Carbon (all generations), X1 Yoga, X230, X230 Tablet, X240, X240s, X250, X260
      • ThinkPad W530, W540, W541
      • ThinkPad P50, P50s, P70, P40 Yoga
      • ThinkPad Yoga 11e
      • ThinkPad 11e, 13
      • ThinkPad Helix (machine types: 20CG, 20CH)
      • ThinkPad 10 (all generations), ThinkPad X1 Tablet
      • ThinkPad Yoga 260, Yoga 460

      This guide applies to Lenovo Thinkpad systems only. For the guide that applies to Lenovo ThinkCentre systems, click HERE

      Released on February 2016



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