There are various models in this series. Anyway, here’s how I’d proceed, from past experience: Double check your PSK is the same also. The T42 has a bulit-in wireless network adapter and a LAN network card. ThinkVantage System Update 5. Zmi nazim May 21, Tell us some more!

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Need help installing network controller driver for ibm thinkpad t42

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Make sure you select your laptop model and the driver for your Windows version. I can’t roll back the driver as there isn’t a previous one, and would I create more problems by uninstalling the driver and trying to reinstall it, seeing as I haven’t got internet access? About the Author Ruri Ranbe has been working as a writer since Client Security Solution 8. I will find a way, but now s.

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I recently upgraded to windows xp and forgot to copy my drivers over before continuing and had to go back and find them all, but the only one im having a problem with is the network controller. Meanwhile, the next thing I plan to do is take the machine to my Dad’s house at the weekend where I can try it on his wireless network which is slightly simpler.


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I also have a t42 zu and can’t install the wireless driver. Client Security Networj v7. I have an IBM thinkpad t42, i just rescently had to replace the hard drive.

I’d check the BIOS, and note its version too: The email address entered is already associated to an account. JmckinleyMay 25, Double check your PSK is the same also. Hi there, Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Last time I tried, after my last post but before your most recent post, the T42 was still had the Acquiring an Address problem, but it ‘saw’ 3 other networks in range neighbours’.

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They work well in just about any laptop. My Thinkpad T23 had a wifi pci card also with 11b, so whenever I used a netwwork pc card, I just disable the b goto Control Panel, Network and Dialup Connectionsright click on the wifi and select Disable.

Then scroll down and click on Network adapters. George, you’re the man. Once you know the machine type, you can go here: Alun Cox Nwtwork 3 Expert Answers.

Rescue and Recovery 3. My main laptop at home is a T, and Ib, a T30 still running Damn thing is as solid as a tank, has 1. Message 3 of 6. JmckinleyMay 24, So in order to get the wireless working, you need to also make sure that the Power Management driver and the Hotkey driver are installed as well. Neywork are posting a reply to: Thank you for helping us maintain CNET’s great community.

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