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RealTek LAN Driver for Windows 7 (32-bit, 64-bit) - ThinkPad L430 and L530

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RealTek LAN Driver

3.8 MB
Windows 7 (32-bit)
Windows 7 (64-bit)
7.80.218.2014
4/15/2014
README for RealTek LAN Driver

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Windows 7 (32-bit)
Windows 7 (64-bit)
7.80.218.2014
4/15/2014

This package installs the software (Realtek LAN driver) to enable the following devices:

  • Realtek PCIe Family Controller

Note:

  • 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 System
Summary of changes
Installation Instructions
Determining which version is installed

 

Supported ThinkPad Systems
  • L430, L530
Supported Operating System
  • Microsoft Windows 7 32-bit, 64-bit
Summary of Changes

Where:

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

Version 7.80.218.2014 (Windows 7)

  • [Important]
    Dropped support for Windows XP.
    Note:
    For Windows XP, use the package version 5.818.912.2013 (Build-ID: G3R105WW).
  • (New) Added support for VLAN function and set it as default adapter setting.

Version 7.75.827.2013 (Windows 7) / 5.818.912.2013 (Windows XP)

  • (Fix) Updated Unattended installation command.
  • (New) Improved driver stability.

Version 7.50.1123.2011 (Windows 7) / 5.790.824.2011 (Windows XP)

  • (New) Initial release for ThinkPad L430, L530
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 Determining Which Version is Installed 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 an 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 the step 4.

Silent Install

Note: This is for system administrators use 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
Determining which version is installed
  1. Select Start.
  2. Right-click/Press and hold Computer, and then select Properties.
  3. At the left pane, select Device Manager.
  4. Double-click/Double-tap the Network adapters category.
  5. Double-click/Double-tap "Realtek PCIe GBE Family Controller".
  6. Select the Driver tab.
  7. Check Driver Version.