Intel Management Engine Interface for Windows 8 (32-bit, 64-bit) - ThinkPad
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Intel Management Engine Interface
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7.1.21.113414 Oct 2012
README for Intel Management Engine Interface
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7.1.21.113414 Oct 2012

This package installs the software (Intel Active Management Technology (AMT) Management Engine Interface) to enable the following device.

Device name Device name in the Device Manager
Intel Management Engine Interface Intel(R) Management Engine Interface

Refer to marketing materials to find out what computer models support this software.

If this package has been installed, updating (overwrite-installing) this package will fix problems, add new functions, or expand functions as noted below.

Contents
Supported ThinkPad Systems
Supported Operating Systems
Summary of changes
Installation instructions
Uninstallation instructions
Determining which version is installed

 

Supported ThinkPad Systems
  • Edge E120, E125
  • Edge E320, E325
  • L420, L421, L520
  • X121e, X130e
Supported Operating Systems
  • Microsoft Windows 8 32-bit, 64-bit
Summary of Changes

Where:

  • < > Version number
  • [Important] Important update
  • (New) New function or enhancement
  • (Fix) Correction to existing function

Version 7.1.21.1134

  • (New) Initial release for ThinkPad L420,L520,X121e,X130e,ThinkPad Edge E120,
    E125,E320,E325.

Note:
Please refer to the README file in the attachment table for a complete list of changes fixed by this driver update.

Installation Instructions

Note:

  • If your computer runs satisfactorily now, it may not be necessary to update the software. To determine if you should update the software, refer to the Version Information section.
Manual Install

This section assumes to use Internet Explorer and Windows Explorer.

[Downloading file]

  1. Click once on the underlined file name. Once this is done, some pop-up windows will appear.
  2. Follow the instructions on the screen.
  3. In the window to choose Run or Save, click the Save button.
  4. Choose the folder you would like to download the file to and click the Save button. A different window will appear and the download will begin and complete. Once the download has completed, there may or may not be a message stating that the download completed successfully.

[Extracting file]

  1. Make sure to be logged on with administrative account.
  2. Locate the directory where the file was downloaded.
  3. Locate the file that was downloaded and double-click it.
  4. Follow the instructions on the screen.
  5. In the "Select Destination Location" window, click Next. If you would like to select a different folder, click Browse.
  6. In the "Ready to Install" window, click Install. All the necessary files will be extracted to the folder selected in the step 9.

[Installing files]

  1. Make sure the checkbox next to "Install ..... now" is checked and click Finish.
  2. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete installation and restart the computer.

Finally delete the file saved in Step 4.

Silent Install

Note: This is intended for system administrators only.

  1. Refer to the "Manual Install" section, and download and extract the file.
  2. In the step 11 of the "Installing files" section, uncheck the checkbox next to "Install ..... now", and then click Finish to cancel installation.
  3. At the command line, execute setup.exe with the -s option.
    Example: [Path where the files were extracted]\setup -s
Uninstallation Instructions
  1. Start Windows and login with an administrator account.
  2. Hold down the Windows logo key and press X to open a menu at the lower-left
    area of the screen.
  3. Select Programs and Features from the menu.
  4. Select Intel(R) Management Engine Components, and click Remove.
  5. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete uninstallation and restart the computer.

Note: The utilities should be removed as well if they were installed with the Intel software.

Determining which version is installed
  1. Hold down the Windows logo key and press X to open a menu at the lower-left area of the screen.
  2. Select Device Manager from the menu.
  3. Double-click the System devices category.
  4. Double-click Intel(R) Management Engine Interface.
  5. Click the Driver tab.
  6. Check Driver Version.


If you are unable to find what you are looking for, please do try the following options:
1. Lenovo Assisted Search
2. Product usage and general troubleshooting tips
3. Lenovo Support Forum
4. Technical Support Call Centre

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