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Intel Bluetooth Device Software for Windows 8.1 (32-bit, 64-bit), 8 (32-bit, 64-bit) - Lenovo V490u, ThinkPad Edge E130, X131e, T430u

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3.1.1306.0354
9/19/2013
README for Intel Bluetooth Device Software
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3.1.1306.0354
11/12/2013

This package installs the software (Bluetooth with Enhanced Data Rate Software) to enable the following devices.

Device name Device name in the Device Manager
Intel Centrino Wireless Bluetooth 4.0 + High Speed Adapter Intel(R) Centrino(R) Wireless Bluetooth(R) 4.0 + High Speed Adapter

 

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

 

Supported ThinkPad Systems
  • Lenovo V490u
  • ThinkPad Edge E130
  • ThinkPad T430u
  • ThinkPad X131e
Supported Operating Systems
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 32-bit,64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 8 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 3.1.1306.0354

  • (New) Added support for Microsoft Windows 8.1
  • (New)  Removed IE Plug-in "Browser Helper Objects" from Internet Explorer.

Version 2.6.1209.0268

  • (Fix) Fixed an issue that sometimes Intel Bluetooth can't transfer or receive file when connecting other Intel Bluetooth.

Version 2.5.0.0248

  • (New) Initial release for ThinkPad T430u,X131e,Edge E130,Lenovo V490u.
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.
  • If ThinkPad Intel Bluetooth Software is running on your computer, uninstall it before installing this version.
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 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. Press Fn and F5 keys at the same time to turn on Bluetooth.
  3. If Found New Hardware Wizard is opened, click Cancel.
  4. Locate the folder where the file was downloaded.
  5. Locate the file that was downloaded and double-click it.
  6. Follow the instructions on the screen.
  7. In the "Select Destination Locatio" window, click Next. If you would like to select a different folder, click Browse.
  8. In the "Ready to Install" window, click Install. All the necessary files will be extracted to the folder selected in the step 11.

[Installing files]

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

Finally delete the file saved in step 4.

Silent Install

This is for system administrators' use only.

  1. Refer to the "Manual Install" section, and download and extract the file.
  2. In the step 14 of the Installing files section, uncheck the checkbox next to "Install ..... now", and then click Finish to cancel installation.
  3. Close all applications.
  4. At the command line, execute setup.exe with the /qn options.
    Example: [Path where the files were extracted]\setup /qn
  5. When installation is completed, restart the computer.
Uninstallation Instructions
Manual Uninstall
  1. Start Windows and logon 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 ThinkPad Bluetooth with Enhanced Data Rate Software, and click Uninstall or Uninstall/Change.
  5. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete uninstallation and restart the computer.

Note: Make sure to restart the computer.

Determining which Version is Installed

[Package]

  1. Hold down the Windows logo key and press X to open a menu at the lower-left area of the screen.
  2. Select Programs and Features from the menu.
  3. Select ThinkPad Bluetooth with Enhanced Data Rate Software.
  4. Check the product version in the Details Pane shown at the bottom of screen.
    If not shown, select Organize, select Layout, then select Details Pane.

[Driver]

  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 Bluetooth category.
  4. Double-click Intel(R) Centrino(R) Wireless Bluetooth(R) 4.0 + High Speed Adapter.
  5. Click the Driver tab.
  6. Check Driver Version.

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  • Document ID:DS031784
  • Last Updated :6/23/2014
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