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ThinkPad Wireless LAN Driver for Windows 8.1 (64-bit) - ThinkPad Edge E145, X140e

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ThinkPad Wireless LAN Driver

12.1 MB
Windows 8.1 (64-bit)
6.30.223.201
6/12/2014
README for ThinkPad Wireless LAN Driver

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Windows 8.1 (64-bit)
6.30.223.201
6/12/2014

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

  • Broadcom 802.11n Network Adapter (43142)
  • Broadcom 802.11n Network Adapter (43228)

Contents

Supported System
Supported Operating Systems
Summary of Changes
Installation Instructions
Uninstallation Instructions
Determining which Version is Installed
Supported System
  • ThinkPad X140e
  • ThinkPad Edge E145
Supported Operating Systems
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 64-bit
Summary of Changes

Where:

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

Version 6.30.223.201 (HSWN03WW)

  • (Fix) Fixed an issue that is related to error message shown in the system event log.

Version 6.30.223.143 (HSWN02WW)

  • (New) Initial release for ThinkPad X140e and ThinkPad Edge E145.
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.
  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 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 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

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

  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 Broadcom Wireless Utility, 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. 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 Broadcom 802.11 Network Adapter.
  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.