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      Broadcom 43142 Wireless LAN Adapter Software for Windows XP - Notebook

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      Broadcom 43142 Wireless LAN Adapter Software
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      Windows XP (32-bit)
      6.30.59.81
      1/9/2013
      README for Broadcom 43142 Wireless LAN Adapter Software
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      Windows XP (32-bit)
      6.30.59.81
      3/13/2013

      This package installs the software (Wireless LAN driver and utility) to enable the following device.

      Device name Device name in the Device Manager
      Network Controller 1x1 11b/g/n Wireless LAN PCI Express Half Mini Card Adapter

       

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

       

      Supported System
      • Lenovo B475e, B575e, B480, B580, B490, B590
      • Lenovo E49
      • Lenovo V480, V480c, V480s, V580, V580c
      • Lenovo M490, M490s, M495
      • Thinkpad Edge E330, E335
      • Thinkpad L330
      • Zhaoyang K29, K49, E49
      • Zhaoyang K4350

       

      Supported Operating Systems
      • Microsoft Windows XP

       

      Summary of Changes

      Where:

      • < > Package version number
      • (   ) Build ID for administrative purpose
      • XP  Windows XP
      • [Important] Important update
      • (New) New function or enhancement
      • (Fix) Correction to existing function

      Version 6.30.59.81

      • (New) Added support for Zhaoyang K4350.
      • (New) Added support for Lenovo B480, B580, V480, V480c, V580, V580c
      • (New) Added support for Lenovo B475e, B575e,
      • (New) Added support for Lenovo B490, B590
      • (New) Added support for Lenovo M490, M495
      • (New) Added support for Lenovo V480s
      • (New) Added support for Thinkpad Edge E330, E335
      • (New) Added support for Thinkpad L330
      • (New) Added support for Zhaoyang K29, K49, E49, Lenovo E49.
      • (New) Initial release for Lenovo M490s.
      Notes
      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 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 administrative privileges.
      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 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 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

       

      Uninstallation Instructions
      Manual Uninstall

      [Windows XP]

        1. Start Windows and logon with an administrator account.  
        2. Click Start, then click Control Panel.  
        3. Make sure "View by Category" is selected, and click Uninstall a program.  
        4. Select ThinkPad Wireless LAN Adapter Software, and click Uninstall or Uninstall/Change.  
        5. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete uninstallation and restart the computer.

           

          Determining which Version is Installed
          1. Click Start, then click Control Panel.
          2. Make sure View by Category is selected, and click Uninstall a program.
          3. Click Organize, select Layout, then select Details Pane. The Details Pane will be shown at the bottom of screen.
          4. Select ThinkPad Wireless LAN Adapter Software.
          5. Check the product version in the Details Pane.

           


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          • Last Updated :03 Apr 2015
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