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Old 11-12-2017, 01:46 PM   #1
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Cool Lenovo Yoga 720 131KB


#1 Best Distro for this laptop to have use of touchpad and touch screen. I will consider dual boot of Win10, if no solution is available.

#2 Installing network driver drivers for Canon ImageClass printer MF8280 CW
 
Old 11-12-2017, 03:09 PM   #2
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This Ubuntu bug report may be relevant to your touchpad situation. In particular, comment #18

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I have managed to get my Yoga 720 15"'s touchpad working in Linux Mint (based on Ubuntu)

It's a fairly straightforward issue + patch (missing PCI ID)

Need to re-compile intel-lpss-pci module

On this line: https://github.com/torvalds/linux/bl...pss-pci.c#L224

Add "{ PCI_VDEVICE(INTEL, 0xa162), (kernel_ulong_t)&spt_uart_info },"

Recompile and install the new intel-lpss-pci module and touchpad will work.
For the Canon printer, there are many threads and blogs on the subject if you care to search...
https://askubuntu.com/questions/5839...canon-mf8280cw
https://linux.seindal.dk/2015/10/09/...-64bit-debian/
https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/294722
Sometimes, a bit of trial and error is involved.
 
Old 11-12-2017, 05:48 PM   #3
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Here's the Canon support page for your printer: https://www.usa.canon.com/internet/p...laser/mf8280cw
 
  


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