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      RealTek LAN Driver for Windows 8.1 (32-bit, 64-bit), 8 (32-bit, 64-bit) - ThinkPad L430, L530

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      RealTek LAN Driver
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      8.2.612.2012
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      README for RealTek LAN Driver
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      Windows 8 (32-bit)
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      Windows 8.1 (32-bit)
      Windows 8.1 (64-bit)
      8.2.612.2012
      10/9/2012

      This package installs the software (Realtek LAN Driver) to enable the following device.

      Device name in the Device Manager
      ---------------------------------
      Realtek PCIe GBE 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
      Uninstallation Instructions
      Determining which version is installed

       

      Supported ThinkPad Systems
      • L430, L530
      Supported Operating System
      • Windows 8.1 32-bit, 64-bit
      • 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 8.2.612.2012

      • [Important] Added support for Microsoft Windows 8.1 32-bit, 64-bit
      • (New) Initial release for ThinkPad L430 and 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.
      • Before update, uninstallation of current driver is recommended. Refer to the Uninstallation Instruction 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 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. The file will begin to extract all the necessary files to the folder specified 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.
      Unattended 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 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. 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 Network adapters category.
      4. Double-click "Realtek PCIe GBE Family Controller".
      5. Click the Driver tab.
      6. Check Driver Version.

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      • Document ID:DS032055
      • Last Updated :23 Jun 2014
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