Vista Crash: System may hang, blue screen or unexpected restart with Intel Wireless LAN - ThinkPad


The user may see any of the following symptom: "System Hang with an Error Message" "Blue Screen, Windows may stop responding with an error message" "the system may auto restart just after an error message".


Affected Configurations

Any of the following ThinkPad systems running the Windows Vista:

  • Reserve Edition
  • R50, R50e, R50p, R51, R51e, R52
  • R60, R60e, R61, R61e
  • T41, T41p, T42, T42p, T43, T43p
  • T60, T60p, T61, T61p
  • X40, X41, X41 Tablet
  • X60, X60s, X60 Tablet, X61, X61s, X61 Tablet
  • X300
  • Z60m, Z61e, Z61m, Z61p, Z61t



This problem is caused by Intel Wireless LAN driver.

Update the Intel Wireless LAN driver version 11.05.0 or higher.

  • Alias ID: MIGR-73750
  • Document ID: HT004155
  • Last Updated :17 Jun 2014
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