While Intel’s drivers also tend to suck from time-to-time, Intel at least makes an effort to fix the problems. Related Question Does my thinkpad 42 have a wireless switch? It seems like IBM isn’t satisfied with standard toggle buttons like other notebook manufacturers – even pressing the Fn and F7 buttons to switch between internal and external screens, brings up a menu with multiple display settings and resolutions. The only trick is to remember to turn off the original internal device – the operating system doesn’t respond well to two wireless adapters trying to get its attention Thank you for helping us maintain CNET’s great community. I am a little concerned that the security settings have somehow changed, because twice I have had a message about the T42 being set up for corporate security and using

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Just disable your present pci wifi. I can search around for the correct driver. Not sure whats wrong.

Ibm thinkpad t42 switch for wireless network

My adapter driver 6hwc05ww. I am using a wireless connection, because I think that is the only practical one available.

Helpful 3 Not Helpful Comment Flag. Login to post Please use English characters only. I am a little concerned that the security settings have somehow changed, because twice I have had a message about the T42 being set up for corporate security and using Add Your Answer Tips for a great answer: Because of difference in the word ‘mini’ and the version number I have being higher than that which Lenovo has, I do not think that this is the correct driver.


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Posted on Jan 23, Message 1 of Some models don’t have a wireless indicator light. She received an A. You must log in or sign up to reply here. Then scroll down and click on Network adapters. No idea what those links are, but they worked!!

I have my HP laptop working from it. They work well in just about any laptop.

SOLVED: Ibm thinkpad t42 switch for wireless network – Fixya

Our commitment to the environment Lenovo is committed to environmental leadership from operations to product design and recycling solutions. Once Wi-Fi is turned on, the operating system can be instructed to automatically configure wireless settings, allowing you to sign in online in seconds without needing to set up your network card manually. I downloaded a wieeless for the Cisco wireless network card from Lenovo website, version 3. Small Business – Chron.

Posted on Dec 25, I can not fnd a switch for thewireless network for my ibm thinkpad t Of course, some of Intel’s WiFi chipsets have their own issues Your advice, with the extra recommendation to go into the file and actually load the driver install was the key.


Machine is a T42 Type KEG After much searching I came across a select from list with type on it, along with 3 other variants of type none of which were KEG, but I think the page I got directed to was the same for all T42 variants.

I think I uninstalled the driver at this point and reinstalled it: Could I try using the Intel one?

Once you know the machine type, you can go here: Best thing about this wirreless service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US. Message 5 of If that doesn’t work So, by replacing the pci mini card, I obviate the protrusion of the pc card, which can be cumbersome.

I try to update and everything but no luck. I have an IBM thinkpad t42, i just rescently had to replace the hard drive.

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