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NT NT Only if you fail to disable the internal adapter first. It told me that my device was installed and ready to use. I had the same situation as you on my T23 until I replaced it with the Intel latest abg card. Instant Repair Help over the Phone 6ya. Steve Allison Level 3 Expert Answers.

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My question is “Is there a pecking order when I have more than one network input source available? And its a thinkpad t42 r4u if that helps. There will be wireless switch at the base of the laptop – turn it on.

Ibm thinkpad t42 switch for wireless network

So, by replacing the pci mini card, I obviate the protrusion of the pc card, which can be cumbersome. I installed a few drivers and now i can connect to the internet via LAN not wireless.

It’s on a sticker on the bottom of the laptop, and is also in the laptop’s BIOS. I try to update and everything but no luck. The T42 has a bulit-in wireless network adapter nettwork a LAN network card.


SOLVED: Ibm thinkpad t42 switch for wireless network – Fixya

IBM issued a machine type for every ThinkPad. T42s most likely have an Intel wireless card or less likely a Cisco wireless card.

Of course, you have to install the pcmcia card with its supplied software. Hi dj, thanks for your helpful answer.

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

T42 Wireless Connection Problem: If not, post the results here, and I’ll do whatever I can. I can not fnd a switch for thewireless network for my ibm thinkpad t Not sure whats wrong. Skip to main content.

Unknown media status wirelesss. More Print this page Share this page. Message 10 of I installed a few drivers and now i can connect to the internet via LAN not wireless. We cant find any networks in range but time warner says my routers good and system properties are good Hi IBM ThinkPad T42 is a Series number rather than a Model number.

Some models don’t have a wireless indicator light. It shows a yellow esclamation mark and says “network controller” under “other devices”. Your name or email address: Anonymous Feb 04, Intermittent connection and freeze remained.

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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. Here is exactly what I did following your instructions:. As I think I remarked, I seem to have two wireless network adapter cards, both are enabled in Device manager, but it seems to using the Cisco one rather than the intel one, see figures in previous post. It told me that my device was installed and ready to use.


OK, last time I looked, it seemed to working. Message 5 of I’ll try a wired connection, both my wired Ethernet ports on my router are in use, but I can temporarily fix something up.

Yes, my password is: Mario in Halifax Canada. Hope you’re still in a really helpful mood