This package provides the Wireless LAN driver and Utility Software for - Intel(R) PRO/Wireless 2915abg Network Connection - Intel(R) PRO/Wireless 2200bg Network Connection for Windows 2000, XP, and XP Tablet Edition 2005. (*1)
(*1) Referred as "Windows XP" below in this document.
Notes: - If you use ThinkVantage Access Connections, it must be updated to ver 3.71 or later. - If you have any version 8.x of the Intel wireless driver installed, it is important to perfom an uninstall of that driver prior to upgrading to this latest version. See instructions below.
Note: If you have any version 8.x of the Intel wireless driver installed, it is important to perfom an uninstall of that driver prior to upgrading to this latest version. To uninstall:
Go to Add Remove Programs in Control Panel, and uninstall any entries you see of the following:
Intel wireless PROSet drivers
Intel Sebring wireless application
Once the uninstall is complete, procede with the installation of the latest driver package, version 188.8.131.52.
Note: Systems with the Intel 2200 or Intel 2915 wireless adapter may hang when the power is disconnected. In some rare cases, when an Intel 2200 or 2915 wireless adapter is updated to the version 184.108.40.206, the system may freeze when the power is disconnected from the system. To work-around this issue you will need to change your graphics properties.
Right-click the desktop.
Click the Settings tab.
Click the Advanced button.
Click Intel Extreme Graphics 2 for Mobile.
Click the Graphic Options button.
Click the Power Scheme Settings button.
Uncheck the box for the "Intel Dual-Frequency Graphics Technology".
Note: These instructions do not apply to the ThinkPad X41 Tablet.
Version 220.127.116.11 (1YWC54WW) Note: This version will only work with Access Connections Version 3.71 or higher.
(Fix) Driver is not correctly installed when PATH environment variable length is over 530 characters. Note: The Wireless LAN driver files did not change with this release. There is no need to apply this release if you already have the Wireless LAN driver version 18.104.22.168 installed without problems.