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Intel(R) Centrino(R) Wireless Bluetooth(R) 4.0 + High Speed Adapter Software for Windows 8 (64-bit) - ThinkPad T431s, X230s

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Intel(R) Centrino(R) Wireless Bluetooth(R) 4.0 + High Speed Adapter Software

84.7 MB
Windows 8 (64-bit)
2.6.1210.0278
4/19/2013
README for Intel(R) Centrino(R) Wireless Bluetooth(R) 4.0 + High Speed Adapter Software

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Windows 8 (64-bit)
2.6.1210.0278
4/19/2013

This package installs the software (Intel Bluetooth Device Software) to enable the following devices.

Device name Device name in the Device Manager
Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6235 Intel(R) Centrino(R) Wireless Bluetooth(R) 4.0 + High Speed Adapter

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
  • ThinkPad T431s
  • ThinkPad X230s
Supported Operating System
  • Microsoft Windows 8 64-bit
Summary of Changes

Where:

  • < > Graphics driver / Audio driver version numbers
  • [Important] Important update
  • (New) New function or enhancement
  • (Fix) Correction to existing function

Version <2.6.1210.0278>

  • (New)  Initial release for ThinkPad T431s, ThinkPad X230s.

Note:
Please refer to the README file under the "File details" section for a complete list of changes fixed by this driver update.

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 Version Information 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/double-tap it.
  4. Follow the instructions on the screen.
  5. In the Select Destination Location window, select Next. If you would like
    to select a different folder, select Browse.
  6. In the Ready to Install window, select 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 select Finish.
  2. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete installation and restart the computer.
    IMPORTANT: Make sure to restart the computer after installation.

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 select Finish to cancel installation.
  3. At the command line, execute "Autorun.exe /qn".
    Example: [Path where the files were extracted]\Autorun /qn
Uninstallation Instructions
Manual Uninstall

Note: Make sure to restart the computer.

  1. Start Windows and logon with an administrator account.
  2. Select Programs and Features from the menu.
  3. Select Intel(R) PROSet/Wireless Software for Bluetooth(R) Technology, and
    select Uninstall or Uninstall/Change.
  4. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete uninstallation and restart the computer.
Determining which version is installed

[Programs and Features]

  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 Intel(R) PROSet/Wireless Software for Bluetooth(R) Technology.
  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.

[Device manager]

  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 Bluetooth category.
  4. Select Intel(R) Centrino(R) Wireless Bluetooth(R) 4.0+ High Speed Adapter.
  5. Select the Driver tab.
  6. Select Driver Version.