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Ubuntu GNOME 16.10 running on Yoga 13

See this other post for more detailed instructions, all deatils there work with Yoga 13.

Ubuntu GNOME 16.10 running on Yoga Pro 2 with HiDPI and touch screen support
But after the install touchpad might not work, touch screen works fine, so you can use the keyboard and touch screen to perform the installation without a the touchpad, after install add the file below and reboot the laptop and everything should work fine.

$ cat /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist-ideapad.conf
blacklist ideapad-laptop

You can also install chrome from google website.

And also these gnome applications to make Ubuntu gnome more usefull

sudo apt-get install ubuntu-restricted-extras libdvdread4 icedax tagtool id3tool lame libmad0 mpg321 libavcodec-extra openconnect network-manager-openconnect-gnome openvpn easy-rsa network-manager-openvpn-gnome adwaita-icon-theme-full vlc bijiben polari gnome-weather epiphany-browser p7zip-rar p7zip-full unace unrar zip unzip sharutils rar uudeview mpack arj cabextract file-roller gnome-ba…