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      Monitor file for Windows 7 (32-bit,64-bit), Vista (32-bit,64-bit), XP (32-bit,64-bit), 2000 - ThinkPad

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      ThinkPad Monitor INF File
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      4.38
      4/19/2013
      README for ThinkPad Monitor INF File
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      Windows Vista (64-Bit)
      Windows XP (32-bit)
      Windows XP (64-bit)
      4.38
      4/19/2013

      This package installs the software (ThinkPad Monitor INF File) which defines the following items for ThinkPad LCD:

      • Monitor INF (Information file for the maximum resolution and monitor naming)
      • Windows ICM (Image Color Management file for ICC Color Profile).
        You can obtain an accurate color representation with the Windows ICM file.

      Notes:

      • If you use the preload environment, you do not need this package. This package is required when you install Windows OS without the preload image.

       

      Contents
      Supported ThinkPad Systems
      Supported Operating Systems
      Summary of changes
      Installation Instructions
      Determining which version is installed

       

      Supported ThinkPad Systems
      • Edge 13, Edge 14, Edge 15
      • Edge E30, Edge E40, Edge E50
      • Edge E120, Edge E125, Edge E220s, Edge E320, Edge E325
      • L410, L412, L420, L421, L430, L510, L512, L520, L530
      • R60, R60e, R61, R61e, R61i
      • R400, R500
      • Reserve Edition
      • S430
      • SL300, SL400, SL400c, SL410, SL500, SL500c, SL510
      • T60, T60p, T61, T61p
      • T400, T400s, T410, T410i, T410s, T410si
      • T420, T420i, T420s, T420si
      • T430,T430i,T430s,T430si, T431s
      • T500, T510, T510i, T520, T520i, T530,T530i
      • W500, W510, W520, W530, W700, W700ds, W701, W701ds
      • X60, X60s, X60 Tablet, X61, X61s, X61 Tablet
      • X1, X1 Hybrid, X1 Carbon (Type 34xx), X100e, X120e, X121e, X130e, X131e
      • X200, X200s, X200 Tablet, X201, X201i, X201s, X201 Tablet
      • X220, X220i, X220 Tablet, X220i Tablet,
      • X230, X230i, X230s, X230 Tablet,X230i Tablet
      • X300, X301
      • Z61e, Z61m, Z61p, Z61t

       

      Supported Operating Systems
      • Microsoft Windows 7 32-bit, 64-bit
      • Microsoft Windows Vista 32-bit, 64-bit
      • Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition SP2
      • Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition, Professional
      • Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition 2005
      • Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4

       

      Summary of Changes

      Where:

      • [Important] Important update
      • (New) New function or enhancement
      • (Fix) Correction to existing function

      Version 4.38

      • (New) Added support for ThinkPad T431s,X230s.
      • (New) Added support for ThinkPad S430, X1 Carbon (Type 34xx).

      Version 4.37

      • (New) Added support for ThinkPad X131e, Edge S430.
      • (Fix) Added support for ThinkPad L430,L530,T430,T430i,T430s,T430si,T530,T530i, W530,X230,X230i,X230 Tablet,X230i Tablet.

      Version 4.36

      • (New) Added support for ThinkPad X1 Hybrid.
      • (New) Added support for ThinkPad X130e
      • (New) Added support for Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition SP2 for ThinkPad W520.
      • (Fix) Removed the following models from the support models, that were mistakenly listed as support models. ThinkPad Edge E420,E420s,E425,E520,E525
      • (New) Added support for ThinkPad X121e,Edge E120,E125,E320,E325.
      • (New) Added support for ThinkPad X1.

      Version 4.35

      • (New) Added support for ThinkPad X220,X220i,X220 Tablet,X220i Tablet.
      • (New) Added support for ThinkPad Edge E220s,E420,E520.
      • (New) Added support for ThinkPad W520.
      • (New) Added support for ThinkPad L421.
      • (New) Added support for ThinkPad L420,L520,T420s,T420si,Edge E420s.
      • (New) Added support for ThinkPad T420,T420i,T520,T520i.

      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

      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 Determining Which Version is installed section.
      • Make sure that the correct display driver is installed prior to installing this software.
      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.
      7. Click Finish to complete extraction.
        The default location is C:\DRIVERS\WIN\MONITOR.

      [Installing files: Windows 7]

      1. Right-click on the desktop then select Screen resolution.
      2. Click Advanced Settings.
      3. Select the Monitor tab.
      4. Click Properties.
      5. Select the Driver tab then click Update Driver.
      6. Select Browse my computer for driver software.
      7. Click Let me pick from a list of device drivers on my computer.
      8. Click Have Disk.
      9. Specify path to this monitor INF then click Open.
        Example: C:\DRIVERS\WIN\MONITOR
      10. Click OK.
      11. Confirm the correct display type, then click Next.
      12. Windows has finished installing. Click Close.
      13. Click Close for Display Propertries.
      14. Click OK for the Monitor tab.
      15. Click OK for the Display Settings.

      [Installing files: Windows Vista]

      1. Right-click on the desktop and select Personalize.
      2. Select Display Settings.
      3. Click Advanced Settings.
      4. Select the Monitor tab.
      5. Click Properties.
      6. Click Continue.
      7. Select the Driver tab, then click Update Driver.
      8. Select Browse my computer for driver software.
      9. Click Let me pick from a list of device drivers on my computer.
      10. Click Have Disk.
      11. Specify the path to the monitor INF file, then click Open.
        Example: C:\DRIVERS\WIN\MONITOR
      12. Click OK.
      13. Confirm the correct display type, then click Next.
      14. Windows has finished installing. Click Close.
      15. Click Close for Display Properties.
      16. Click OK in the Monitor tab.
      17. Click OK in the Display Settings.

      [Installing files: Windows XP]

      1. Right-click the desktop and select Properties from the pop up menu.
      2. Select the Settings tab.
      3. Click the Advanced button.
      4. Select the Monitor tab.
      5. Select Plug and Play Monitor from monitor type list.
      6. Click the Properties button.
      7. Select the Driver tab and click the Update Driver.
      8. "Hardware Update wizard" starts. Select No, not this time for Windows Update connection and click the Next.
      9. Select Install from a list or specific location (Advanced) and click the Next button.
      10. Select Don't search, I will chose the driver to install and click the Next button.
      11. Click the Have Disk button.
      12. Click the Browse button then specify location directory and select TPLCD.INF file.
        Example: C:\DRIVERS\WIN\MONITOR
      13. Click OK.
      14. System will show ThinkPad Display. Click Next. System will copy ThinkPad Monitor INF file and color profile.
      15. Click Finish, then click Close.
      16. Click the Color Management tab.
      17. Click the Add button.
      18. Select color profile (*.ICM) and click the Add.
      19. Click the OK button.
      20. Close the Display Properties.

      [Installing files: Windows 2000]

      1. Right-click the desktop and select Properties from the pop up menu
      2. Select the Settings tab.
      3. Click the Advanced button.
      4. Select the Monitor tab.
      5. Select Plug and Play Monitor from monitor type list.
      6. Click the Properties button.
      7. Select the Driver tab and click the Update Driver button, then "Upgrade Device Driver Wizard" starts.
      8. Click the Next button.
      9. Select Display a list of the known drivers for this device so that I can choose a specific driver and click the Next button.
      10. Click the Have Disk button.
      11. Click the Browse button then specify location directory and select TPLCD.INF file.
        Example: C:\DRIVERS\WIN\MONITOR.
      12. Click OK.
      13. Select ThinkPad Display that you use from the models list and click Next.
      14. Click Next. System will copy monitor INF file and color profile.
      15. Click Finish, then click Close.
      16. Click the Color Management tab.
      17. Click the Add button.
      18. Select color profile (*.ICM) and click the Add button..
      19. Click the OK button.
      20. Close the Display Properties.
      Silent Install

      Note: This is for system administrators' use only.

      Windows XP
      1. Create or Add the following lines under the [Unattended] section in an Unattend.txt.
        • OemPnPDriversPath="folder for ICC Color Profile"
          For example, OemPnPDriversPath="DRIVERS\OTHER"
      2. Create the folder with the name of "folder for ICC Color Profile".
        For example,
        c:\DRIVERS\OTHER
      3. Put all the files in the folder created above. Files are:
        • TPLCD.INF
        • TPLCD.ICM
        • TPLCD60.ICM
        • TPLCD95.ICM
        • TPLCD100.ICM
        • TPFLX.ICM
        • TPMB60.ICM
        • TPMB72.ICM
        • TPLCD.CAT
      Windows 2000
      1. Create or Add the following lines under the [Unattended] section in an Unattend.txt.
        • OemPnPDriversPath="folder for ICC Color Profile"
          For example, OemPnPDriversPath="DRIVERS\OTHER"
      2. Create the folder with the name of "folder for ICC Color Profile".
        For example,
        c:\DRIVERS\OTHER
      3. Put all the files in the folder created above. Files are:
        • TPLCD.INF
        • TPLCD.ICM
        • TPLCD60.ICM
        • TPLCD95.ICM
        • TPLCD100.ICM
        • TPFLX.ICM
        • TPMB60.ICM
        • TPMB72.ICM
        • TPLCD.CAT

       

      Determining which version is installed

      The following versions have been released to date.

      VersionBuild ID
      Release
      4.38 79OI30WW Current release
      4.37 79OI28WW 79oi28ww.exe
      79oi28ww.txt
      4.36 79OI26WW 79oi26ww.exe
      79oi26ww.txt
      4.35 79OI24WW 79oi24ww.exe
      79oi24ww.txt
      4.34 79OI22WW 79oi22ww.exe
      79oi22ww.txt
      4.33 79OI20WW 79oi20ww.exe
      79oi20ww.txt
      4.32 79OI18WW 79oi18ww.exe
      79oi18ww.txt
      4.31 79OI15WW 79oi15ww.exe
      79oi15ww.txt
      4.30 79OI13WW 79oi13ww.exe
      79oi13ww.txt
      4.20 79OI10WW 79oi10ww.exe
      79oi10ww.txt
      4.10 79OI07WW 79oi07ww.exe
      79oi07ww.txt
      4.00 79OI05WW 79oi05ww.exe
      79oi05ww.txt

      • Alias ID: MIGR-62923, MIGR-62923-KR
      • Document ID:DS015012
      • Last Updated :23 Jun 2014
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