All the best to anyone else suffering from stupidcomputeritis. Here is exactly what I did following your instructions:. I shall download the driver version 3. This might not be the same for others. This would be a hardware problem with the WiFi NIC itself, and the only real solution would be to replace it. Our commitment to the environment Lenovo is committed to environmental leadership from operations to product design and recycling solutions. Once you know the machine type, you can go here:

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How to Configure Wi-Fi on the IBM ThinkPad in Windows XP

It’s one of the reasons Cisco no longer makes WiFi chipsets for end-user systems, I think. Your wireless driver Intel BG: Small Business – Chron. Yes, my password is: My main laptop at home is a T, and I’ve a T30 still running Damn thing is as solid as a tank, has 1.

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How to Configure Wi-Fi on the IBM ThinkPad in Windows XP |

OK, last time I looked, it seemed to working. Some models don’t have a wireless indicator light. UltraNav driver for Windows NT 4. Message 6 of JPG’ The T42 has two wireless adapters in it so I believe – I don’t know how to switch to the other oneand the one being used is the Cisco one defaults to.

I can’t roll back the driver as there isn’t a previous one, and would I create more problems by uninstalling wireleess driver and trying to reinstall it, seeing as I haven’t got internet access?

Message 2 of All the best kbm anyone else suffering from stupidcomputeritis. Please do NOT send private messages since I won’t be able to read them.

When I checked the driver version number it said 3. 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. Register Sign In Help.

Hi dj, thanks for your helpful answer. If this should be under ‘software’ please make it so.

If so, download and install it, and if it fixes the problem then you’re set. Click the Wireless Networks tab.

NET Framework Version 2. If the status light does not blink or glow solid green, press “Fn-F5” to enable the wireless adapter. When working, I could now ‘see’ 5 networks, the same as I can on my HP. I keep it around because it has a built-in serial port. Client Security Solution v6. No idea what those links are, but they worked!!

Solved: Thinkpad t42 wireless problems – Lenovo Community

Lenovo is committed to environmental leadership from operations to product design and recycling solutions. Of course, some of Intel’s WiFi chipsets have their own issues I installed a few drivers and now i can connect to the internet via LAN not wireless.

I tjinkpad download the driver version 3. Message 5 of Message 4 of It shows a yellow esclamation mark and says “network controller” under “other devices”. Hi, I apologize for not responding sooner. I can search around for the correct driver.