I’ll report back next week.. It told me that my device was installed and ready to use. Here is exactly what I did following your instructions: What is the best way to go about solving this problem? Audio driver for Windows NT 4.

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

Machine is a T42 Type KEG After much searching I came across a select from list with type on it, along with 3 other variants of type none of which were KEG, but I think the page I got directed to was the same for all T42 variants. Until wireeless I’ve been noticing that I’ve been getting intermittent wireless connection and sometimes none at all.

I am using a wireless connection, because I think that is the only practical one available. Hard drive firmware update Bootable diskettes – Lenogo General Rescue and Recovery 4.

T42 Wireless Connection Problem: continuous Acquiring Network Address

Release 11 Disk 1 of 18 2. I keep it around because lenobo has a built-in serial port. This would be a hardware problem with the WiFi NIC itself, and the only real solution would be to replace it.

On the T42 I had disabled the wireless card and enabled the wired card to prevent confusion.


Solved: Thinkpad t42 wireless problems – Lenovo Community

Wirelwss wireless driver Intel BG: Rescue and Recovery – Master boot record repair kit Based on the symptoms you describe, however, there’s another possibility, I’m afraid. I can’t roll back the driver as there isn’t a previous one, and would I create more problems by uninstalling the driver and trying to reinstall it, seeing as I haven’t got internet access? When I checked the driver version number it said 3.

Message 7 of 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’. ThinkVantage H42 Migration Assistant v5.

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

Meanwhile, the next thing I plan to do is take the machine to my Dad’s house at the weekend where I can try it on his wireless network which is slightly simpler. It told me leonvo my device was installed and ready to use. This may be due to the fact that it cannot see any networks [there are usually 4 or 5 others in range as well] figure ‘WirelessNWseen.

Click “Start,” then “Network and Internet Connections. This might not be the wirelesx for others. Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type.

Because of difference in the word ‘mini’ and the version number I have being higher than that which Lenovo has, I do not think that this is the correct driver. Right-click “Wireless Network Connection” and then select “Properties” from the context menu. Click the Wireless Networks tab.


If that doesn’t work References 2 Lenovo Support: Register Sign In Help. I’d check the BIOS, and note its version too: I think I uninstalled the driver at this point and reinstalled it: ThinkVantage System Update 5.

Once Wi-Fi is turned on, the operating system can be instructed to automatically configure wireless settings, allowing you to sign in online in seconds without needing to set up your network card manually. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

If so, download and install it, and if it fixes the problem then you’re set. Sireless I reinstall a new driver, that should get round disk problems if the driver is bad because a bad sector on the HD? And its a thinkpad t42 r4u if that helps.