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      Intel Serial IO Driver for Windows 8 (64-bit) - Thinkpad X1 Carbon (Types: 20A7, 20A8)

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      README for Intel Serial IO Driver

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      Windows 8 (64-bit)

      Note for ThinkPad X1 Carbon users:
      This document only supports X1 Carbon (Type 20A7, 20A8).
      To find your X1 Carbon Type, please click here for more details.


      This package installs the software (Intel IO Driver) to enable the following device.

      • Intel Serial IO I2C Host Controller - 9C62


      • 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.


      Supported ThinkPad System
      Supported Operating System
      Summary of Changes
      Installation Instructions
      Determining which Version is Installed


      Supported ThinkPad System
      • X1 Carbon (Machine types: 20A7, 20A8)


      Supported Operating System
      • Microsoft Windows 8 64-bit


      Summary of Changes


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


      • (New) Initial release for Thinkpad X1 Carbon (Machine types: 20A7, 20A8).


      Installation Instructions


      • 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 administrative account.
      2. Locate the directory 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, 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 the step 4.

      Silent Install

      Note: 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 SetupSerialIO_1.0.1.121PV.exe with the -s option.
        Example: [Path where the files were extracted]\SetupSerialIO_1.0.1.121PV -s


      Determining which Version is Installed

      To check the version of software, please perform the following steps.

      [Mouse and Keyboard]

      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 Serial IO.
      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.


      1. Press the Windows logo button to display the Start screen.
      2. Swipe in from the bottom edge of the touchscreen to display the App bar.
      3. Select All Apps.
      4. Select Control Panel.
      5. Select Programs.
      6. Select Programs and Features.
      7. Select Intel Serial IO.
      8. 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.

      If Intel Serial IO is not shown, this software is not installed.

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      • Document ID:DS039654
      • Last Updated :23 Jun 2014
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