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Intel PRO/1000 LAN Adapter Software (Gigabit Ethernet Driver) for Windows XP

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Intel PRO/1000 LAN Adapter Software (Gigabit Ethernet Driver) for Windows 32-bit

2.2 MB
Windows XP (32-bit)
11.15.16.0
5/29/2013
Intel PRO/1000 LAN Adapter Software (Gigabit Ethernet Driver) for Windows 64-bit

2.2 MB
Windows XP (32-bit)
11.15.16.0
5/29/2013
README for Intel PRO/1000 LAN Adapter Software (Gigabit Ethernet Driver)

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Windows XP (32-bit)
11.15.16.0
5/29/2013

This package installs the software (Ethernet driver) to enable the following device.

Device name Device name in the Device Manager
Intel 82579LM Gigabit Network Connection Intel(R) 82579LM Gigabit Network Connection
Intel 82579V Gigabit Network Connection Intel(R) 82579V Gigabit Network Connection

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

This package also installs Intel PROSet for Windows Device Manager which is an extension to the Windows Device Manager. After the Intel PROSet software is installed, additional tabs are automatically added to Device Manager.

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

This program is language independent and can be used with any language system.

Contents
Supported ThinkPad Systems
Supported Operating Systems
Summary of Changes
Installation Instructions
Determining which Version is Installed

 

Supported ThinkPad Systems
  • T430, T430i, T430s, T430si
  • T530, T530i
  • W530
  • X230, X230i, X230s, X230 Tablet, X230i Tablet
Supported Operating Systems
  • Microsoft Windows XP  Professional x64 Edition SP2
  • Microsoft Windows XP  Professional SP3
  • Microsoft Windows XP  Tablet PC Edition 2005 SP2, SP3
Summary of Changes

Where:

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

 

Version 11.15.16.0

  • (New) Deleted support for Intel PROSet for Windows Device Manager.
  • (Fix) Fixed a security vulnerability issue.
  • (New) Added support for ThinkPad X230s.
  • (New) Added support for Intel(R) 82579V Gigabit Network Connection device.
  • (New) Initial release for ThinkPad T430,T430i,T430s,T430si,T530,T530i,W530,  X230,X230i,X230 Tablet,X230i Tablet.

 

Installation Instructions

Notes:

  • 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.
Ethernet Driver

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.
  4. Choose the folder you would like to download the file to and click Save. 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 an administrator account.
  2. Locate the folder 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 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 the step 4.

SilentInstall

This is for system administrators' use only.

For unattended installation, Ethernet driver for DOS (e1000.dos) is prepared. Obtain the additional package,
"Intel PRO/1000 LAN Adapter Software for DOS" to use the Ethernet drivers for DOS.

Determining which Version is Installed

[Windows XP]

  1. Click Start.
  2. Right-click My Computer, then click Properties.
  3. Click the Hardware tab, and then click Device Manager.
  4. Double-click the Network adapters category.
  5. Double-click either of the following devices.
    • Intel(R) 82579LM Gigabit Network Connection
    • Intel(R) 82579V Gigabit Network Connection
  6. Click the Driver tab.