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ThinkPad 2x2 11a/b/g/n Wireless LAN PCI Express Half Mini Card Adapter for Windows 7 (32-bit, 64-bit), XP - ThinkPad

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ThinkPad Wireless LAN (11a/b/g/n)

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Windows 7 (32-bit)
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5.100.82.94
1/2/2012
README for ThinkPad Wireless LAN (11a/b/g/n)

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Windows 7 (32-bit)
Windows 7 (64-bit)
Windows XP (32-bit)
5.100.82.94
1/2/2012

This package installs the software (Wireless LAN driver and utility) to enable the following device:

  • ThinkPad 2x2 11a/b/g/n Wireless LAN PCI Express Half Mini Card Adapter

 

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

 

Supported ThinkPad Systems
  • Edge E120, Edge E125, Edge E220s, Edge E320, Edge E325
  • Edge E420, Edge E420s, Edge E425, Edge E520, Edge E525
  • X121e, X130e

 

Supported Operating Systems
  • Microsoft Windows 7 32-bit, 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows Vista 32-bit, 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition, Professional SP3

 

Summary of Changes

Where:

  • < > Version numbers
  • ( ) Build ID for administrative purpose
  • [Important] Important update
  • (New) New function or enhancement
  • (Fix) Correction to existing function

Version 5.100.82.94 (7ZW803WW)

  • (New) Added support for ThinkPad X130e.

Version 5.100.82.94 (7ZW803WW)

  • (New) Added support for ThinkPad X121e.
  • (New) Integrated another package (version 5.100.82.27 (84W007WW)) for the following
      models into this package:
    • ThinkPad X100e,X120e,
    • ThinkPad Edge 11"
    • ThinkPad Edge 13" (Machine types: 0217, 0221, 0250)
    • ThinkPad Edge 14",15"
    • ThinkPad Edge E10,E31,E40,E50
  • (New)Added support for UEFI.

Version 5.60.350.21 (7ZW802WW)

  • (New) Added support for ThinkPad Edge E425,E525.

 

Requirements
  1. If you use ThinkVantage Access Connections, the following software must be installed.
  2. You may need to re-enter security information after updating the Wireless LAN driver.

 

Installation Instructions


Notes:

 

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 procedure 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
Manual Uninstall

[Windows 7]

  1. Start Windows and logon with an administrator account.
  2. Click Start, then click Control Panel.
  3. Make sure View by Category is selected, and click Uninstall a program.
  4. Select ThinkPad Wireless LAN Adapter Software, and click Uninstall or Uninstall/Change.
  5. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete uninstallation and restart the computer.

[Windows XP]

  1. Start Windows and logon with an administrator account.
  2. Click Start, then click Control Panel.
  3. Click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Select ThinkPad Wireless LAN Adapter Software, then click Remove or Change/Remove.
  5. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete uninstallation and restart the computer.

 

Determining which version is installed

To check the version of software, perform the following steps.

[Windows 7]

  1. Click Start, then click Control Panel.
  2. Make sure View by Category is selected, and click Uninstall a program.
  3. Click Organize, select Layout, then select Details Pane. The Details Pane will be shown at the bottom of screen.
  4. Select ThinkPad Wireless LAN Adapter Software.
  5. Check the product version in the Details Pane.

[Windows XP]

  1. Click Start, then click Control Panel.
  2. Select Add or Remove Programs.
  3. Select ThinkPad Wireless LAN Adapter Software, then click Click here for support information.
  4. Check the software version.