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Lenovo HID HW Radio Driver for Windows 8.1 (32-bit , 64-bit), 8 (32-bit , 64-bit) - ThinkPad

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README for Lenovo HID HW Radio Driver

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Windows 8 (32-bit)
Windows 8 (64-bit)
Windows 8.1 (32-bit)
Windows 8.1 (64-bit)
1.0.0.54
10/31/2013

This package installs the HID HW Radio Switch driver to enable the hardware switch.

Refer to marketing materials to find out what computer models support which hardware switch for radios.

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
Uninstallation instructions
Determining which version is installed

 

Supported ThinkPad Systems
  • T430, T430i, T430s , T430si
  • T530, T530i
  • W530
  • X1 Carbon (Type 34xx)
  • X230, X230i, X230 Tablet, X230i Tablet
Supported Operating Systems
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1  32-bit, 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 8 32-bit , 64-bit
Summary of Changes

Where:

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

Version 1.0.0.54

  • [Important]  Added support for Windows 8.1 32-bit,64-bit.
  • (Fix) Revised this README file where the command option for Unattended Install was wrong.
  • (New) Initial release for ThinkPad T430,T430i,T530,T530i,W530,T430s,T430i,
    X230,X230i,X230 Tablet,X230i Tablet,X1 Carbon (Type 34xx).

Installation Instructions

Note:

  • 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.
  • Before update, uninstallation of current driver is recommended. Refer to the Uninstallation Instructions 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 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 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 /VERYSILENT option. Example: [Path where the files were extracted]\setup /VERYSILENT
Uninstallation Instructions
Manual Uninstall
  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 Human Interface Devices.
  4. Right-click the Lenovo HID Mini-driver for Hardware Radio Switch driver, and then click Uninstall. You can also double-click the Lenovo HID Mini-driver for Hardware Radio Switch, and then on the Driver tab, click Uninstall.
  5. In the Confirm Lenovo HID Mini-driver for Hardware Radio Switch Removal page,
    select Delete the driver software for this device if you also want to remove
    the device driver package from the driver store
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. Select Lenovo HID Mini-driver properties.
  4. In the Driver tab, check Driver Packaging Version.

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  • Document ID:DS032422
  • Last Updated :6/23/2014
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