This was helpful 1. This doesn’t mean you can do this with Win 7. Here is exactly what I did following your instructions: This one tip will help you sleep better tonight A few seconds are all you need to get a better night’s rest. Any help would be greatly appreciated. In my experience, changing the internal miniPCI card is a crapshoot. Did you mean “installation” or did you really mean you got the OS from the internet?

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If a download, there were need to be questions as to from whom it was acquired. If so, download and install it, and if it fixes the problem then you’re set. Some models don’t have a wireless indicator light. Small Business – Chron. Our commitment to jbm environment Lenovo is committed to environmental leadership from operations to product design and recycling solutions. When I checked the driver version number it said 3.

On the T42 I had disabled the wireless card and enabled the wired card to prevent confusion. If I reinstall a new driver, that should get round disk problems if the driver is bad because a bad sector on the HD? Any help would be greatly appreciated.


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What could be the problem? This was helpful 0. It shows a yellow esclamation mark and says “network controller” under “other devices”. While Intel’s drivers also tend to suck from time-to-time, Intel at least makes an effort to fix the problems. Promote cracked software, or other illegal content Offensive: Ranbe also has more than six years of professional information-technology experience, specializing in computer architecture, operating systems, networking, server administration, virtualization and Web design.

I’ll report back next week. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates. Message kbm of My main laptop at home is a T, and I’ve a T30 still running Damn thing is as solid as sifi tank, has 1.

Just disable your present pci wifi.

I think I uninstalled the driver at this point and reinstalled kbm Here is exactly what I did following your instructions:. My adapter driver 6hwc05ww.

NT NT Only if you fail to disable the internal adapter first. If this should be under witi please make it so. Lenovo is committed to environmental leadership from operations to product design and recycling solutions.

Last time I tried, after my last post but before your most recent post, the T42 was still had the Acquiring an Address problem, but it ‘saw’ 3 other networks in range neighbours’. My Thinkpad T23 had a wifi pci card also with 11b, so whenever I used a 11g pc card, I just disable the b goto Control Panel, Network and Dialup Connectionsright click on the wifi and select Disable.


Message 10 of Message 1 of This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. The wireless is not showing up in device manager.

How to Configure Wi-Fi on the IBM ThinkPad in Windows XP

Every resulting working laptop had an official Microsoft OEM Windows license issued to it which was entitled to such. The PC-Card t24 is a standard slide-in card the pops in and out of the slot on the side of the laptop.

This helped me too. This was helpful 1. T42 Wireless Connection Problem: